Investments

John Laing a ‘buy’ on growing pool of investment opportunities – HSBC

Max: 19,441.67 Min: 19,345.63 12:50 22/09/17 Max: 10,375.82 Min: 10,259.39 12:50 22/09/17 Max: 4,047.35 Min: 4,022.98 12:50 22/09/17 Max: 3,996.43 Min: 3,973.08 12:50 22/09/17 John Laing‘s growing pool of public-private partnerships and renewable energy investment opportunities should allow the company to grow 12% a year through to 2019, said HSBC as it restarted coverage of the stock with a ‘buy’ ...

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India to strengthen Korea Plus cell to facilitate investments

NEW DELHI: India will further strengthen the Korea Plus cell created here to promote and facilitate investments, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said today. The cell was launched last year to promote and facilitate investments from the east Asian country in India. Korea Plus comprises a representative each from the South Korean Ministry of Industry, Trade and Energy and ...

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Regulation and integrity

Managing funds, portfolios and/or investment accounts requires a great deal of investment knowledge over and above familiarity with ever-changing regulations. Many could say that managing investments in the 80s and 90s generated far greater returns than those seen nowadays. This is true, in part, given the greater risk and deregulation present at the time. Such deregulation allowed many stockbrokers, investment ...

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Converting media investments to brand growth

Unilever Philippines’ Head of Media, Dennis Perez shares the framework for a successful media campaign Published 1:00 PM, September 22, 2017 Updated 1:14 PM, September 22, 2017 ASCENDANT. Dennis Perez, Head of Media, Unilever Philippines MANILA, Philippines – You see a memorial adorned with fresh flowers and framed photos right smack in the middle of a busy street. You stop ...

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Greece and Australia both tangled in mining investment conundrums

For both countries, a lot is at stake Node Tools Miners from a gold mine in northern Greece shout slogans and bang their helmets on the ground during a protest against the suspension of Eldorado’s investments in Greece, outside the Environmental Ministry in Athens. Photo: AAP via EPA/ORESTIS PANAGIOTOU Every time I read an analysis about the perils that the ...

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Investment in realty sector at $5 bn so far this year: KPMG

Institutional investors have put in USD 5 billion so far this year into the real estate sector, largely in commercial assets, according to KPMG. “USD 5 billion invested by institutional investors since the beginning of 2017 — a record year in the making,” the consultant said in a statement. The investments are preferred in commercial assets such as office space ...

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‘Khazanah, GLICs’ Uber investment not brought up in Parliament’

Minister Nancy Shukri denies Kluang MP Liew Chin Tong’s claim that he had asked her to provide details of investment but received no reply. PETALING JAYA: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Nancy Shukri says Liew Chin Tong did not bring up the issue of Khazanah Nasional and other GLICs’ investing in e-hailing service Uber, in the Dewan Rakyat. In ...

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Expert says investors need more stocks, fewer bonds to keep pace

Posted: Sep. 21, 2017 6:35 pm Updated: Sep. 21, 2017 7:16 pm QUINCY — One of the long-established rules of retirement planning has changed in recent years, and a nationally known investment strategist believes people who don’t adjust their portfolios will shortchange themselves. Rod Smyth, chief investment strategist for RiverFront Investment Group based in Richmond, Va., has been advising people ...

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