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→  January 29, 2016

Here’s Why Everyone Is Wrong About BA Stock It’s the only possible explanation for the turbulence that has brought down Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) stock on Wall Street… The offending surprise that has pushed Boeing stock down a significant nine percent on January 27 is that for the first time since 2010, the U.S. aerospace giant […]

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Official figures showed output rose 2.2% in 2015 – down from 2.9% in 2014 It is now feared that growth will not be as strong as anticipated this year Turmoil in financial markets and downturn in China taking toll on Britain Analysts warn slowdown could hit tax receipts as profits and wages disappoint By Hugo […]

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SEOUL U.S. crude oil futures extended gains on Friday to take their weekly rise to more than 4 percent on hopes of a global deal between oil-producing countries to help tackle a growing supply glut. U.S. crude CLc1 climbed 32 cents at $33.54 a barrel as of 2338 GMT, after it settled up 92 cents, […]

→  January 28, 2016

The hedge fund industry returned 2.42 per cent throughout 2015, outperforming equities and bonds, according to new data released by the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA). Article source: http://www.investordaily.com.au/markets/38823-hedge-funds-outperform-equities-in-2015-aima

→  January 28, 2016

There are numerous exceptional money managers who have been able to consistently beat broader market benchmarks, which is just one reason why tracking the moves of elite hedge funds can only be considered wise. Of course, past performance does not guarantee future results, but successful money managers like Ray Dalio and Carl Icahn will most likely […]

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Liquid alternatives underperformed their hedge-fund counterparts in December, at least according to the Wilshire Liquid Alternative Index, which returned -1.95% for the month and trailed the HFRX Global Hedge Fund Index by 62 basis points. Liquid alts also fell short of the long-only SP 500’s returns, which came in at -1.58% in the final month […]

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Indexing strategies have been the fastest growing segment of the asset management world in the last 15 years due to low fees, tax efficiency, diviersification and the failure of higher fee active managers to justify their higher fees. As this trend plays out we’re hearing more and more stories about how this trend is bad […]

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By Alex Crawford, Special Correspondent, in Recife Scientists in Brazil believe the devastating Zika virus may have already crossed over to the common mosquito, dramatically increasing the risk of it spreading worldwide. The Brazilian government is already struggling to contain a growing public health disaster. There are suspicions the mosquito-borne virus is linked to more […]

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Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) is trading at $17.10, but Twitter stock has dropped more than 24% since the start of 2016. It is hardly a consolation to investors that TWTR stock was trading over $50.00 per share just last May in a year when the U.S. tech sector was one of the best performers. Within six […]

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Are your windows grimy? Kitchen tiles greasy? And when was the last time that you cleaned your mattress? While everyone knows a steam cleaner makes short work of dirty carpets, a new generation of this appliance can tackle other household tasks, too. Using high-pressured, scalding steam and a variety of fancy adaptors, they can kill […]