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- Robin Hood tax has merit. Steyn, Greta // Finweek;11/24/2011, p34
The article offers information on the proposed financial transactions tax (FTT), also known as the Robin Hood tax. The tax, also called the Tobin tax after the economist James Tobin, would be levied on turnover in the financial markets. It is stated that the tax would be levied at a very low...
- Dissecting the earnings surprise. Calio, Vince // Pensions & Investments;11/1/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 22, p8
This article focuses on a recent thesis paper on behavioral finance by Laura Frieder, a Ph.D. student at the University of California in Los Angeles. She found that while trading volume generally increased in the three months following a positive earnings surprise, returns remained flat in the...
- Stocks. // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/7/2013, Vol. 34 Issue 32, p33A
The article presents an update on the U.S. and European stock markets fell as of October 2, 2013 as investors and world leaders reacted to the threat to the global economy.
- Goldman, Wells Fargo Repurchase $27M of ARS From N.J. Investors. Kaske, Michelle // Bond Buyer;5/17/2011, Vol. 376 Issue 33518, p4
The article reports on the decision of Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Wells Fargo to repurchase 27 million dollars of auction-rate securities (ARS) from New Jersey investors.
- Upbeat moving average a yardstick for Chinese. Desloires, Vanessa // Australian Financial Review (0404-2018);7/30/2015, p25
The article reports that investors in China's volatile sharemarket are keenly watching a trend that, over the long term, the Shanghai Composite Index is still in positive territory.
- How the experts handle a sell-off. Smith, Matthew // Australian Financial Review (0404-2018);8/29/2015, p25
The article reports on ASX Professional investors going for a sell off, which saw the S&P/ASX200 index lose around 14 per cent of its value at the start of the week in September 2015.
- N.J. Technology Institute Makes Rare Appearance With $72M Sale. D'Ambrosio, Jill // Bond Buyer;3/16/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31842, p27
Reports that Newark, New Jersey-based public research university New Jersey Institute of Technology returns with a refunding, a rare bond offering it hopes will lure investors. Enrollment growth at the school; Volatility in the niche in technology; School works to improve student retention rates.
- Making a difference. Bishop, John // Chartered Accountants Journal;Apr2007, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p16
The article presents the profile of Richard Francis, Chartered Accountant and passionate with regards to business. Francis became the mentor of the 20 companies, shareholder and director of Megabyte, a leading IT company. He was graduated at Victoria University in 1992 and worked in the Audit...
- Survey debunks ethical myth. // Money Management;6/10/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 20, p5
Cites the results of a survey by the University of New South Wales regarding the portfolio of investors. Penalties for investing in stocks; Accepted ethical standards of investors; Historical analyses on the value added by sustainable securities.