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Fed steps up search for Libor alternative

Global regulators are trying to restore integrity to financial benchmarks after investigators uncovered widespread manipulation of the existing rate Asia homepage

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Mortgage REITs – Like The Yield But Not The Volatility, Here Is An Alternative

By Michael Terry: As many readers are aware, I am a firm believer in the often overlooked asset class of preferred stocks. I have managed portfolios of them institutionally and own them in “retail” portfolios as well – including my … Continue reading

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Realty Income Might Be Tight, But Here Is An Alternative

By Michael Terry: The other day I wrote an article on Realty Income’s (O) bonds stating: Bottom Line: While Realty Income is perhaps the most respected of the triple-net REITs and has a solid balance sheet, the debt, while solid, … Continue reading

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Alternative Investments: Energy

By Sameer Jain: Energy as a portfolio component of a durable income strategy Investments in energy, particularly oil and gas investments, can serve as a vital component of a durable income strategy, and thus warrant a dedicated allocation within a … Continue reading

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Liverpool to battle Napoli to sign Gerrard alternative

Liverpool to battle Napoli to sign Gerrard alternative – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool haven’t given up on their chase for highly rated young midfielder Jorginho and are ready to battle with Napoli, according to reports in Italy. Yesterday, we … Continue reading

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Alternative Thinking Vs. Alternative Assets

By CFA Institute Contributors: by Lauren Foster If you’ve sat in on any presentations on alternative assets, or picked up any of the marketing materials, you will have heard all the reasons why financial advisers and portfolio managers should own … Continue reading

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CyanogenMod brings its unique Android alternative to every Oppo N1 smartphone

If you've had your Oppo N1 since launch but would rather use anything besides its Android one-off ColorOS, the hardware manufacturer doesn't take it personally. In fact, you'll find a version of CyanogenMod that's tailor-made for the device if you … Continue reading

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CyanogenMod brings its unique Android alternative to every Oppo N1 smartphone

If you've had your Oppo N1 since launch but would rather use anything besides its Android one-off ColorOS, the hardware manufacturer doesn't take it personally. In fact, you'll find a version of CyanogenMod that's tailor-made for the device if you … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden delivers ‘alternative Christmas message’ on UK’s Channel 4

Channel 4 has a reputation for delivering an "alternative Christmas message" every year as a counterpoint to the Queen's annual Christmas address, and 2013 is no different: it tapped NSA leaker Edward Snowden to speak directly to UK citizens about … Continue reading

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S Korea’s soulless alternative to Seoul

Seijong City was once touted as a potential new capital – a new base for multiple government departments – but a lack of private investment and meagre transport links risk turning the city into a characterless shell Asia homepage

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