Monthly Archives: April 2013

Apple launches record US corporate bond

The total size of Apple’s bond issue is still being worked out, but it was set to be close to $ 15bn, making it the biggest US corporate bond Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Riverbed: Stretching For Growth Usually Does Not Pay

ByNikos Theodosopoulos: After reporting earnings this week, Riverbed (RVBD) has now missed Wall Street expectations in two consecutive quarters since the company completed the acquisition of OPNET. The stock is down approximately 38% since the company announced the acquisition on … Continue reading

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Ox: I’ve struggled

ARSENAL whiz kid — who is still only 19 — calls for patience as he looks to kick on again next season Sport RSS feed

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Real Madrid and Barcelona need miracles to make Champions League final

Real Madrid and Barcelona need miracles to make Champions League final – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Spanish football has been at the top of the world game for the last number of games, but La Liga giants Real Madrid and … Continue reading

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ClassNK Issues First MLC Certification for Vietnamese Seafarer Recruitment … – The Maritime Executive

The Maritime Executive ClassNK Issues First MLC Certification for Vietnamese Seafarer Recruitment …The Maritime ExecutiveSCC, a subsidiary of Vitranschart JSC, based in Ho Chi Minh, provides more than 1000 seafarers to not only much of Vietnam's merchant fleet, but also … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist killed in first Israeli air strike on Gaza since November truce – The Independent

The Independent Motorcyclist killed in first Israeli air strike on Gaza since November truceThe IndependentAn Israeli aircraft attacked a motorcycle in Gaza today, killing a man who the military said was a top militant in a shadowy al-Qa'ida-influenced group who … Continue reading

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Musical “Kinky Boots” leads Tony nominations with 13

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The musical “Kinky Boots,” with music by pop star Cyndi Lauper, led the nominations of Broadway’s highest honors, the Tony awards, on Tuesday with 13, closely followed by the British import “Matilda,” which received 12. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Apple said today’s deal to be sole bond offer in 2013: source

NEW YORK, April 30 (IFR) – Apple Inc told investors on calls on Monday that the six-part bond offering announced for today will be its sole issue for 2013, according to a market source. Apple is expected to sell around … Continue reading

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Eurozone jobless rate up as inflation falls

Expectations for an ECB interest rate cut grow after the eurozone unemployment rate edges up to 12.1% and the inflation rate slows sharply to 1.2% Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Weibo’s Pre-IPO Round

By Akram’s Razor: As I have speculated for the past six months, one of the big Chinese Internet three took a stake in Weibo. Those following the Sina (SINA) saga know it had to be either Baidu (BIDU) or Alibaba, … Continue reading

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