Investments

Russian money flows into Germany despite sanctions | Europe | DW

After working for Russia’s Gazprom for many years, ex-chancellor Gerhard Schröder now holds a top position in another Russian energy giant, Rosneft. Shareholders of the biggest oil company in Russia made Schröder chairman of the board at the Friday assembly in Saint Petersburg. The firm is controlled by the Russian state, and is also targeted by EU sanctions, but the ex-politician ...

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Myanmar approves over $4bn FDI in first half of current fiscal

He said at a recent press conference the government had approved 129 foreign enterprises to invest $3.5 billion under laws governing home-grown and foreign investment, and allowed $214.08 million of foreign investment in Thilawa under the Special Economic Zone Law. It also allowed nearly $600 million in capital expansion by existing foreign enterprises.  “We are pretty satisfied with the ...

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Investors wooed via charter change, other measures

Constitutional amendments and other measures are being implemented to liberalize the entry of foreign businesses, a Cabinet official told prospective investors last week. “President [Rodrigo] Duterte has committed to open up our economy,” the Finance department quoted Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez 3rd as saying at a business forum in Tokyo last Friday. ”There are two ways we open up our ...

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Atria Investments LLC Has $4.92 Million Holdings in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)

Atria Investments LLC raised its holdings in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) by 4.8% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 181,993 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after acquiring an additional 8,318 shares during the quarter. Atria Investments LLC’s holdings in General Electric were worth $4,916,000 at ...

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Esports Startup Unikrn ICO Presale Nets $15 Million, Attracts Investment from Mark Cuban

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Esports startup Unikrn raised $15 million from accredited investors ahead of its public initial coin offering (ICO), which opened earlier this week. The Unikrn ICO presale attracted notable investors, including Mark Cuban. Unikrn, the world’s only fully-licensed and -regulated esports betting platform, first launched in 2014 and ...

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Top investment groups push for action on climate risks

Large investment groups including BlackRock and Vanguard have stepped up pressure on US energy companies to address the risks associated with climate change, despite the Trump administration’s lack of action to address the threat. An analysis of shareholder votes at this year’s annual meetings showed investors have taken a more active role in pushing for information on climate risks, often ...

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Terex Corporation (TEX) Stake Lessened by Sapience Investments LLC

Sapience Investments LLC lowered its position in shares of Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX) by 28.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 209,780 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 83,570 shares during the quarter. Sapience Investments LLC owned 0.22% of Terex Corporation ...

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Is a Bitcoin IRA Right for You? — The Motley Fool

Digital currencies such as bitcoin have surged in popularity in recent years, and many people are buying them with the intention of holding for the long run, hoping for further price appreciation. For long-term investors, it is possible to invest in bitcoin and other digital currencies through individual retirement accounts, or IRAs, which have several benefits over simply buying digital ...

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Philippines to see steady investment from Chinese firms ‘excited’ by the opportunities, top official says

Chinese investors are excited about business opportunities in the Philippines, and after an early surge in the first half of this year, investment should grow steadily, according to the Philippines’ economic planning chief. In an interview with the South China Morning Post in Shanghai, Ernesto Pernia, secretary of the Philippines’ National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), said approved investments from ...

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