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IMF sees risk of new eurozone recession

Fund cuts forecasts for global growth to 3.3% Asia homepage

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Apple says ‘Shellshock’ no risk to vast majority of Mac users

BOSTON (Reuters) – Apple Inc said the vast majority of Mac computer users are not at risk from the recently identified "Shellshock" computer bug, which security experts have warned affect operating systems, including Mac's OS X. "The vast majority of … Continue reading

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Stocks weak as risk appetite fades

FTSE 100 falls as shares in companies once considered takeover targets of US groups seeking tax inversion deals come under pressure Asia homepage

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GECC: Bond Default Risk Falls But The Brand Name Premium Does Not

By Donald van Deventer: This analysis is an updated bond market view of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), one of the most complex conglomerates in the world. General Electric completed the initial public offering of its credit card unit Synchrony Financial … Continue reading

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How A Dividend Growth Investor Can Cope With Risk

By David Van Knapp: This article is a follow-up to “What Is Risk for a Dividend Growth Investor?“ I chose “cope” as the verb in this article’s title rather than other words that are commonly associated with risk, such as: … Continue reading

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Hercules Technology: BDC Risk Profiles

By BDC Buzz: This is a series of articles to assess risk for the 26 BDCs that I cover and a follow up to my other “BDC Risk Profile” articles. There are many reasons why assessing risk for BDCs is … Continue reading

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Bank of England sees Bitcoin fraud risk, deflation danger

By David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin and similar digital currencies may be at increasing risk of fraud and could damage Britain's economy if they find widespread use, the Bank of England said on Thursday. The BoE said the finite … Continue reading

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iRobot Corp.: Competitive Pressures And Recent China Channel Checks Reinforce Downside Risk

By Ben Axler: Executive Summary In May 2014 we published a report on iRobot (NASDAQ:IRBT) entitled “iRobot: About to Short-Circuit,” in which we warned investors that the company is being hyped and promoted as a must own stock to play … Continue reading

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Risk appetite hit by Ukraine concerns

S&P 500 retreats below 2,000 and the German Bund yield hits fresh low amid heightened concerns about Russia’s relationship with the west Asia homepage

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Don’t Layer Currency Risk On Top Of Equity Exposure

By WisdomTree: By Jeremy Schwartz, CFA, Director of Research How many people think it is a smart idea to take their exposure to U.S. equities and layer on top of it-dollar for dollar-an additional exposure to the U.S. dollar? This … Continue reading

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