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Pension fund slashes Pimco investment

Florida board pulls most of $ 2.9bn in wake of management turmoil Asia homepage

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Panasonic says initial investment in Tesla battery factory will be ‘tens of billions’ of yen

CHIBA Japan (Reuters) – Panasonic Corp's initial investment in Tesla Motors Inc's battery factory will amount to "tens of billions" of yen, the Japanese company's chief executive said on Tuesday. Chief Executive Kazuhiro Tsuga also told reporters that he did … Continue reading

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India ecommerce VC investment tops $1bn

Venture capital input in hopes of mimicking China start-up growth Asia homepage

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Exclusive: Goldman leads investment by Wall Street in new communications platform

By Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK (Reuters) – After spending two years developing a wide-ranging communications tool for Wall Street, Goldman Sachs Group Inc says it has reached the perfect pitch.     On Wednesday, Goldman and 13 partners plan to … Continue reading

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Google’s Profitability Trends May Decline Due To YouTube Content Investment

By Alex Cho: YouTube, which is one of Google’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) more important properties, is starting to face some competitive challenges. Some companies are buying out some of YouTube’s biggest content producers, as Full Screen was bought out by AT&T … Continue reading

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Cisco sets $1 billion investment for global cloud computing network

By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Cisco Systems will invest $ 1 billion over two years to expand its cloud offerings, the company said on Monday, linking hundreds of data centers and cloud providers around the world in a network … Continue reading

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PharmAthene: A Misunderstood And Highly Attractive Investment Opportunity

By AvetCap: Some background: PharmAthene (NYSEMKT:PIP) and SIGA Technologies (NASDAQ:SIGA) have been involved in litigation for about 8 years. For our purposes, the details of the lawsuit are irrelevant, there are only a handful of facts that matter: The Delaware … Continue reading

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Israel approves Intel’s $6 billion investment in chip plant

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Israel's finance and economy ministries on Monday approved a plan by Intel Corp to invest $ 6 billion in the upgrade of its chip manufacturing plant, in what would be the largest single investment by a … Continue reading

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How Critical Is This Hospital REIT To My Investment Portfolio?

By Brad Thomas: REIT indexes closed essentially flat yesterday while the broader markets posted small gains as the Federal Open Market Committee (or FOMC) indicated that it would further reduce QE purchases by $ 10 billion. While REIT investors have … Continue reading

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Russia needs government investment to avoid recession, says former finance … – Reuters

Reuters Russia needs government investment to avoid recession, says former finance …ReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia risks slipping into recession because the government is not investing enough in the economy to weather Western sanctions, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on … Continue reading

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