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Analyzing Prospect Capital Corp.’s Recently Restructured Control Investments And Its Impact On NII

By Scott Kennedy: Focus of Article: The focus of this article is to provide a detailed analysis of Prospect Capital Corp.’s (NASDAQ:PSEC) newly restructured control investment portfolio. Specifically, this article will analyze several debt/equity conversions in association with the control … Continue reading

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WisdomTree Investments’ International Expansion Efforts Will Almost Certainly Pay Off Big Time

By Ben Kramer-Miller: This is the third article that I’ve written this year on WisdomTree Investments (NASDAQ:WETF). Back in January I argued that investors should short the stock as it was pricing in an unrealistic growth scenario. The company’s past … Continue reading

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Orange’s network investments help ward off low-cost rivals in France

By Leila Abboud and Gwénaëlle Barzic PARIS (Reuters) – Telecoms operator Orange's investment in faster fiber and mobile broadband networks in its French home market has started to pay off, as its high-end focus insulates it from cut- price fixed … Continue reading

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Timmins Gold: A Sharp Rise In The Share Price And Sentry Investments’ Involvement Make This Stock A ‘Sell’

ByBen Kramer-Miller: An Overview of Timmins Gold Timmins Gold (NYSEMKT:TGD) is currently mining and further developing its San Francisco Project in Sonora, Mexico. The company has been mining here since 2010 and it has grown production every single year since … Continue reading

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Foreign Indirect Investments Must Use Vietnamese Dong – Bernama

Foreign Indirect Investments Must Use Vietnamese DongBernamaHANOI, March 15 (Bernama) — Foreign indirect investments must be transacted in Vietnamese dong, with related transactions being made through accounts in authorised banks, noted a new State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) circular. Issued … Continue reading

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Norway oil fund debates fuel investments

The world’s largest sovereign wealth vehicle is considering a move to sell out of all companies that are associated with oil, gas and coal Asia homepage

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Stocks For 2014: Are Dividend Paying Cyclical Stocks Acceptable Investments For Retirement Portfolios? – Part 6

By Chuck Carnevale: Introduction This is the final installment of a 6-part series of articles on stocks for 2014. In the previous five installments – Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4 and Part 5, my focus was primarily … Continue reading

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Finding Alpha In Event-Driven Patent-Litigation Investments

As many investors are no doubt aware, events surrounding patent litigation often move stocks materially. For companies involved in patent cases, milestone events in the course of litigation can also lead to significantly elevated volatility. Despite this, patent-litigation plays aren’t … Continue reading

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Selecting The Best Gold Investments

By John Dowdee: Last year was a terrible year for gold, with bullion plunging 28%, the worst yearly showing since 1981. Gold stocks did even worse with the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX) plummeting more than 52%. This was … 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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