Citations with the tag: INVESTMENTS
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- WHO'S HOT.
// Investment Dealers' Digest; 10/27/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 41, p22
Presents charts and a graph related to investments in the U.S. as of October 27, 2003. Bank stocks.
- Prices Soar in Distressed Debt.
Husband, Sarah // Investment Dealers' Digest; 11/3/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 42, p14
Focuses on the distressed debt market in the U.S. Prices of distressed debt; Ratio of downgrades to upgrades; Opportunities offered by the market for investors; Impact of recovery rates on the distressed market; High yielding opportunities in the distressed debt market.
Husband, Sarah // Credit Management; Aug2003, p9
Reports on the return of Ernie as an investment option in Great Britain.
- Investment activity in countries of the Commonwealth.
Komarov, V. // Problems of Economic Transition; Sep97, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p83
Focuses on the investment activities of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries. Decline of the volume of capital investments in productive construction; Impact of insufficient investment to the integrity of production; Factors that influence the investment processes in CIS...
- Retail reader's guide.
Komarov, V. // Bond Buyer; 09/12/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30229, p44
Presents statistics depicting investment trends in the United States, as of September 12, 1997. Pre-tax equivalent figures; Performance of Treasuries.
- Separate municipalities craft deals in the back-to-school spirit.
Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer; 09/15/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30230, p6
Focuses on the investment deals undertaken by municipalities in the United States to spark the interest of retail investors. Attempts by the Kent School District No. 415 to seek a general obligation and advance refunding scheme; Short-term investment structure in Ohio.
- In Texas as elsewhere, new-issue surge can be a two-edged sword for secondary.
Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer; 09/30/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30241, p9
Reports on the increased investment demand in the Southwestern States in the last quarter of 1997. Companies leading the investment trend in the area; Highlights of investment activities in Texas; Impact of the trend in creating a secondary supply.
- Colorado's biggest pool makes a louder splash, but will it lose the local touch?
Polyak, Ilana // Bond Buyer; 12/09/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30288, p6
Reports on the growth of the local government investment pool of Colorado. Information on the market share acquired by the pools; Examination of the continuous growth plans outlined by the Colorado Local Government Liquid Asset Trust; Identification of the growth come at the expense of local...
- Players try to entice investors with insurance, call protection.
Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer; 12/15/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30292, p8
Presents information pertaining investors and investing in the United States. Efforts of minicipal firms to try and entice investors to buy several deals; Scheduled date New Orleans' general obligation bonds will be issued; Competition among Florida retail investors and institutions for insured...
- FOMC Cuts Rates By 25 Basis Points.
Floyd, Daniel F.; Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer; 6/28/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31170, p2
Focuses on several business-related developments in the U.S. investment industry as of June 28, 2001. Reduction in the target for the federal funds rate and discount rate by the Federal Open Market Committee; Announcement by the U.S. Dept. of the Treasury regarding debt buyback operation for...
- Market Indicators.
Floyd, Daniel F.; Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer; 10/24/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31250, p40
Presents information about investment market indicators in the U.S. as of October 24, 2001. Total dollar volume of bonds to be offered at competitive bidding; Information about the Municipal Bond Index and Bond Buyer Revenue Bond Index.
- Recent Tables.
Floyd, Daniel F.; Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer; 10/24/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31250, p41
Presents a table that reveals information about several investment market related statistics in the U.S. as of October 24, 2001.
- Futures Markets.
Floyd, Daniel F.; Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer; 10/24/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31250, p42
Presents information about future prospects of the U.S. investment market as of October 24, 2001. Comparison in the actual and the estimated number of contracts traded in the U.S. as of October 24, 2001.
- The Week Ahead: Investors Eye N.Y., N.J., Philly Deals, Hoping for the Coveted 5%.
Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer; 11/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31263, p33
Presents events expected to occur in the U.S. investment market in November 2001. Proposed sale of bonds by the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the New York State Thruway Authority; Purpose of the proposed sale of refunding and revenue bonds by Washington's King County.
- The Week Ahead: Curb Your Appetite: Volume Binge Becomes Slim Pickings.
Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer; 11/19/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31268, p37
Presents information on the events expected to occur in the U.S. investment market in November 2001. Details of the Missouri Development Finance Board's proposed revenue offering; Proposed sale of lease revenue bonds by the Ontario, California Redevelopment Financing Authority.
- News in Brief: Consumer Confidence Up Sharply in Dec.
Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer; 12/31/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31294, p2
Reports on the increase in the customer confidence index related to investments in the U.S. as of December 2001. Reasons for the increase.
- Tuesday's Market: Treasuries Retreat, Munis Mixed; New-Issue Pricing Firm to Strong.
Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer; 2/27/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31333, p2
Presents information related to investment in the U.S. as of February 27, 2002. Fall in consumer confidence index in the country; Trends in trading of municipal bonds; Yields of serial bonds on offer.
- Conservative funds emerge as winners.
Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas // Finance Week; 05/25/2001, p39
Focuses on the contents of the report 'Absa Consultants & Actuaries Monitor' for retirement fund investments. Effects of international market on South Africa; Exchange rate volatility.
- R73bn in tenders up for grabs.
Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas // Finance Week; 07/05/02, p11
Focuses on the investments to the local asset management industry. Consideration on the black empowerment for money allocation; Advantages of exposures to government bonds; Strategies of asset managers.
- Capital protector proves popular.
Mabotja, Sello // Finance Week; 3/10/2003, p35
Focuses on smoothed bonus portfolio products in South Africa. Use of retirement capital to start businesses; Investment opportunities and risks.
- MANAGED INVESTMENTS.
Mabotja, Sello // Money Management; 5/6/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 15, p41
Presents a chart depicting the most comprehensive managed investment performance in Australia.
- Healthy investment figures.
Mabotja, Sello // African Business; Jul/Aug96, Issue 212, p22
Announces the approval of 95 projects valued at Z$1,293.9 million by the Zimbabwe Investment Centre (ZIC) as of the first two months of 1996. Mining sector as an area of investment; Investor's preferred location; Source of foreign investment in the first two months of 1995.
- Short takes.
Mabotja, Sello // American Banker; 3/3/97, Vol. 162 Issue 41, p17
Reports on developments concerning investment products in the United States as of March 3, 1997. Includes Coutts & Co.'s marketing of an investment advisory account; Federated Investors' launching of a Web site for brokers and investors; Rise in the sale of variable annuities by banks.
- Mauritius: Singapore of the Indian Ocean.
Balch, Roger // Asian Business Review; Jun97, p29
Features the economic condition of Mauritius, an island in Indian Ocean. Why companies found Mauritius such an attractive investment destination; Mauritius' plan to become a major transhipment port; Capitalization with double taxation treaties; Others. INSETS: Mauritius.;Labourdonnais...
- chapter 4: Special Report.
Balch, Roger // Venezuela Business Forecast Report; 2008 4th Quarter, p25
The article provides information on the investment opportunities and risks in the mega-urban regions of Venezuela, with highlights on the political and social implications of urbanisation.
- Saudi-U.S. joint ventures formed under AWACS Offset Program will start operations this year.
Balch, Roger // Aviation Week & Space Technology; 2/6/89, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p20
Report on the joint Saudi-US aerospace ventures and their plans, formed under the auspices of the Peace Shield Offset Investment Program set up after the Saudi's bought Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft.
- How to get the most from your money.
Balch, Roger // Black Enterprise; May86, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p45
Strict budgeting, solid investments, and a real passion for gaining wealth can help you afford the good life. A look at people with salaries ranging from $32,500 to $110,000 a year and how they are managing to invest their dollars in various financial instruments while maintaining sensible...
- Best investments today.
Balch, Roger // Black Enterprise; Oct86, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p51
Several experts give their advice on how to select the best investments in today's volatile stock market.
- Rainy day funds.
Rowe, S. // Black Enterprise; Jul87, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p87
Saving & investing your emergency money will shower you with high-yielding dividends in the future. Experts advise against investing in securities if you have less than $10,000. Options suggested. Careful, realistic planning is essential if you intend to use your money to the greatest...
- Going for cover.
Rowe, S. // Black Enterprise; Jul88, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p34
Discusses the trend toward safe, conservative investments since the Black Monday stock market crash.
- Investing after the fall.
Marsa, L. // Black Enterprise; Oct88, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p97
No abstract available.
- Individual investors stay on their toes...
White, J.D. // Black Enterprise; Oct88, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p39
No abstract available.
- Prospecting for golden opportunities.
Stephens, B.M. // Black Enterprise; Jun89, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p83
Discusses the benefits of investing in precious metals, such as gold, silver, and platinum, and gives advice on getting into these markets.
- Mortgage-backed securities offer better profits.
Robinson, D.R.A. // Black Enterprise; Jan1990, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p33
Recommends mortgage-backed securities (MBS) as a worthwhile form of investment. Risk factors; Reasons to invest in MBSs; How they work; How to buy MBSs.
- Government issues remain safe in shaky times.
Barnes, R. // Black Enterprise; Mar1990, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p31
Discusses the advantages of purchasing government issues as a safe investment during a risky market. Savings bonds; Treasury bills, notes and bonds; Government agency securities; United States government security funds.
- Investment clubs for profit and fun.
Barnes, R. // Black Enterprise; Sep90, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p35
Explains why investment clubs have grown in popularity over the last decade. How the clubs work; Blending profits and fun; Starting an investment club.
- Buying big-ticket items.
Barnes, R. // Black Enterprise; Oct90, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p45
Presents highlights of a study on major purchases made by black and white consumers. Planned major purchases; Types of financial vehicles owned.
- Better safe than sorry.
Besson, P.S.; Lamaute, D. // Black Enterprise; Oct90, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p49
Presents a guide for investment in several key areas in the 1990s. Stocks; Funds; Bonds; Real estate; Risks and returns; How to choose the right investment vehicle for your needs.
- Where the smart money goes.
Thompson, K.D.; Jones, S. // Black Enterprise; Oct90, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p77
Describes how six black professionals, who manage other people's money for a living, invest their own money. Includes Vaughan A. Clarke, assistant treasurer for the Gannett Co. Inc.; John A. Walton, president of Walton Johnson & Co.; Aaron L. Reynolds, a New York City tax adviser.
- The economic development game.
Scarry, Donald M. // Business News New Jersey; 10/18/95, Vol. 8 Issue 19, p22
Comments on the articles concerning financial incentives offered by the states to business enterprises published in the 1995 issue of `Corporate Finance.' Survey on the attitudes of business executives; Harm of the financial incentives of the states to businesses; Economic effect of the...
- Starting and growing as an investor.
Loeb, Marshall // Business News New Jersey; 4/14/97, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p23
Recommends strategies for expanding investment options. Safety of putting money in U.S. Treasury bills; Percentage of investment allocations suggested for bonds, mutual funds and stocks.
- Investment funds: Quarterly statement of estimated assets and liabilities.
Loeb, Marshall // Bank of Canada Review; Spring96, pS45
Presents a chart depicting the quarterly statement of estimated assets and liabilities of investment funds in Canada as of spring 1996. Mortgages; Foreign securities; Unit holders' equity; Corporate bonds and debentures; Preferred and common shares.
- Investment funds: Quarterly statement of estimated assets...
Loeb, Marshall // Bank of Canada Review; Autumn96, pS45
Presents statistical information on investment funds from 1979-1996.
- Informing investors.
Myers, Barry; Roy, Paul-Emile // CA Magazine; Jun/Jul97, Vol. 130 Issue 5, p39
Presents information on investment funds as they were projected by the Investment Funds Institute of Canada. What is an investment fund; Details on various types of funds; Conclusion of the report. INSETS: Exhibit 1.;Exhibit 2..
- '93 report revealed SAFE's policy of borrowing funds.
Shingler, Dan // Crain's Cleveland Business; 11/7/94, Vol. 15 Issue 45, p3
Reports on Cuyahoga County, Ohio commissioners' issuance of a document disclosing that the SAFE investment fund would borrow money against its own securities in a practice known as leveraging. Description of the investment program SAFE; Comments of SAFE manager Dennis Roche on the...
- New crop of contenders charges onto leader board.
Shingler, Dan // Crain's Cleveland Business; 4/24/95, Vol. 16 Issue 17, p2
Reports on the 1995 Crain's Investment Challenge. Contest results as of April 12; Steven Kasarnich, Philip Lamos and Matthew Jochum as the three contest leaders.
- Bull market lends big boost.
Shingler, Dan // Crain's Cleveland Business; 5/22/95, Vol. 16 Issue 21, p2
Reports on the 1995 Crain's Investment Challenge. Sponsor of the contest; Ranking of the contestants.
- Acme picks bolster leaders.
Shingler, Dan // Crain's Cleveland Business; 6/26/95, Vol. 16 Issue 26, p2
Reports on developments regarding the 1995 Crain's Investment Challenge as of June 16, 1995. Preference for the stocks of Acme-Cleveland Corp.; Selection strategies of contestants; Choices of Romona Robinson, news anchor for WUAB-TV.
- Effort targets ex-Clevelanders' loyalties.
Stacklin, Jeff // Crain's Cleveland Business; 2/17/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p6
Reports on a initiative that plans to target non-resident Clevelanders for tapping the resources of talented people from Northeast Ohio by asking them to invest in promising companies of Cleveland, Ohio. People who support this initiative; Purpose of organizing the business plan competition;...
- Dealing with three different standards on investments.
Chase, Bruce W.; Kranowski, Nathan J. // CPA Journal; Jun98, Vol. 68 Issue 6, p50
Focuses on three separate standards governing how business, not-for-profit, and governmental organizations account for investments in the United States. Investment valuation; Investment income treatment; Required disclosures.