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- Tulare County honors outstanding businesses. Fujimoto // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;10/18/99, Issue 322526, p1
Reports on the Private Industry Council's 1999 meeting and employer recognition luncheon in Tulare County, California. County-based businesses honored at the event; Overview of the council's job training and business assistance programs.
- Walking the talk. McCurry, Patrick; Percival-Straunik, Lindsay // Director;Apr2000, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p30
Focuses on the impact of the extension of the European works council directive that could mean the compulsory introduction of councils in British companies. Role of councils; Origin of the directive; Long-term concerns raised by directors.
- Don't Call Them 'Soft' Anymore. Chapman, Peter // Traders Magazine;Oct2005, Vol. 18 Issue 245, p16
Reports that the chief regulatory bodies in the U.S. and Great Britain have decided to stop using the terms soft dollars and soft commissions. Plan of the Securities and Exchange Commission to use the term client commission arrangements; Removal of the phrase soft commissions from regulatory...
- Talking over Turner. // Money Marketing;1/26/2006, p46
The article addresses the issue of the British Pensions Commission's proposal that could supposedly remove the need for individual investment advice for most people. According to the author, for wealthy individuals, the National Pension Savings Scheme could form part of their provision but they...
- Private equity: Implications for financial efficiency and stability. Peacock, Ian; Cooper, Stuart // Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin;Feb2000, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p69
Describes the state of the Great Britain private equity market. Promotion of efficiency by facilitating the `shake-up' of businesses; Threat posed by the success of investment houses in attracting funds to financial stability; Focus on larger transactions, particularly management buy-outs and...
- Free Agents. Diamond, Mindy // REP.;Mar2014, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p19
The article reports that wirehouse advisors are looking for options in the expanding industry. Whatever an advisor would have to pay back to his old firm could easily be offset by the receipt of a large recruiting bonus from another firm. There is an unequivocal inverse relationship between the...
- INVESTMENT BANKING DATABASE: TECHNOLOGY. // Investment Dealers' Digest;12/15/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 48, p50
Presents charts and a graph on technology investments as of December 8, 2003. Global technology underwriting volume; Global volume by product; Top U.S. new issues bookruners; Announced U.S. target merger and acquisition advisers; Global equity and debt deals.
- TELECOMMUNICATIONS. // Investment Dealers' Digest;12/15/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 48, p52
Presents charts and a graph on telecommunications investments as of December 8, 2003. Global telecommunications underwriting volume; Global volume by product; Top U.S. new issues bookruners; Announced U.S. target merger and acquisition advisers; Global equity and debt deals.
- Credit Managers See Defaults Rising. Colter, Allison Bisbey // High Yield Report;10/24/2011, p9
The article discusses the expectation of rising corporate defaults and widening credit spreads. It states that banks and money managers see the trend as revealed by the results of a poll by the International Association of Credit Portfolio Managers (IACPM). IACPM executive director Som-lok Leung...