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Facebook’s WhatsApp bill grows to $21.8bn

The social network’s rising share price lifts the final price of its messaging app acquisition Asia homepage

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Bill Gross happy to give up management responsibility

Investment guru was forced out of Pimco last month after clashes with other executives Asia homepage

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Bill Gross missed the big shift

Now it is governments that are intimidating – or at least wrongfooting – the bond gurus Asia homepage

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Bill Gross PIMCO Exit Creates Unprecedented Value In CEFs

By Morgan Myrmo: “When a great man dies, for years the light he leaves behind him, lies on the paths of men.” -Henry Longfellow What a remarkable man, Bill Gross is. That’s how Yoda would say it and most investment … Continue reading

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The New Bill Barrett: Smaller, More Focused, Asset-Rich, Well Capitalized – Waiting On Strong Execution

By Richard Zeits: Bill Barrett (NYSE:BBG) delivered on its promise to streamline its asset portfolio, focusing on the highest-return opportunities, and shore up its over-levered balance sheet. The asset divestitures announced this morning address both goals. Pro forma for the … Continue reading

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Fun-loving, elusive Bill Murray the grumpy center of ‘St. Vincent’

TORONTO (Reuters) – Everyone involved in the making of “St. Vincent” wants to talk about Bill Murray, who plays the grumpy and flawed namesake of director Ted Melfi’s first film, but the quirky comedian has lived up to a reputation … Continue reading

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Fun-loving, elusive Bill Murray the grumpy center of ‘St. Vincent’

TORONTO (Reuters) – Everyone involved in the making of “St. Vincent” wants to talk about Bill Murray, who plays the grumpy and flawed namesake of director Ted Melfi’s first film, but the quirky comedian has lived up to a reputation … Continue reading

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Carmakers must respect drivers who are leery of new tech features: Bill Ford

By Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co Executive Chairman Bill Ford said new technologies that allow cars to talk to each other and drive themselves may scare some people, so the industry will need to allow consumers to … Continue reading

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30 years ago, Bill Gates was checking out Nokia’s latest desktop computers

Ah, the circle of life. Thirty years ago, Bill Gates visited Nokia to check out its latest MikroMikko personal computer — competition to IBM's own line of (Microsoft-powered) PCs in the ‘80s. No one could have guessed back then that … Continue reading

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Toronto rolls out red carpet for ‘Bill Murray Day’

TORONTO (Reuters) – If there was ever a good reason to skip school, it might just be “Bill Murray Day.” Reuters: Entertainment News

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