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  • The company, which is scheduled to hold an investor day on Tuesday, said it expects its liquidity position to be strong in 2016, helped by investments from Quebec pension fund Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec and the government of Quebec. But in May, Bombardier said it would cut production of Global 5000 and 6000 jets, citing weak demand from China, Latin...

  • The company, which is scheduled to hold an investor day on Tuesday, said it expects its liquidity position to be strong in 2016, driven by investments from Quebec pension fund Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec and the government of Quebec.

  • Cantor Fitzgerald: Markets holding up well

    Bill Nichols, co-Head of U.S. equities and trading at Cantor Fitzgerald, says markets have been fairly resilient despite negative sentiment and outlines his expectations for retailers ahead of the holiday season.

  • BUENOS AIRES/ LONDON, Nov 23- Argentine bonds inched up on Monday after opposition candidate Mauricio Macri scraped to a victory in the presidential election on expectations of a more investor-friendly government, traders said, while stocks broadly fell on profit-taking. On Sunday, he won Argentina's first- ever run-off, putting an end to 12 years of Peronist...

  • LONDON, Nov 23- Hedge funds and other money managers had amassed short positions in U.S. crude oil amounting to 154 million barrels by last Tuesday according to data from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. The number of hedge funds with reported short positions of at least 350,000 barrels in the main WTI contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange...

  • MUMBAI/ SINGAPORE, Nov 23- Some of India's most indebted infrastructure and steel groups are considering so-called masala bonds to diversify their funding options as local banks tighten lending, investment banking sources with direct knowledge of the situation said. The government last month clarified how income from the rupee-denominated offshore...

  • TOKYO, Nov 20- U.S. alternate asset manager Fortress Investment Group, which has pumped in about $180 million from a new fund into Japan hotel assets, is considering further investments in the sector due to its long-term growth potential, despite a run-up in prices. Of this, roughly about $180 million has been invested in hotels, said Thomas Pulley, chief investment...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 20- Currency managers are getting back on their feet after weathering lackluster performance and investor outflows in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, thanks to a surging U.S. dollar and increased volatility in the foreign exchange market. Many in the currency management industry are benefiting, from funds owned by custodian banks...

  • Nov 20- U.S. central bankers may have to speed up the pace of their expected interest rate hikes late next year to prevent prices from rising too quickly, an economist at billionaire Steven A. Cohen's family office said on Friday. But Dean Maki, chief economist at Cohen's $11 billion Point72 Asset Management, sees some dangers on the horizon if unemployment, now at...

  • LONDON, Nov 20- Ramped-up monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank is likely to fuel investor unease over companies funneling cash into share buybacks- which have hit a four-year high- rather than investment, asset managers warned. European share buybacks have year-to-date hit their highest level since 2011 in U.S. dollar terms, at around $55.4 billion,...

  • LONDON, Nov 20- Ramped-up monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank is likely to fuel investor unease over companies funnelling cash into share buybacks- which have hit a four-year high- rather than investment, asset managers warned. European share buybacks have year-to-date hit their highest level since 2011 in U.S. dollar terms, at around $55.4...

  • Hedges hedge funds

    Investors flagged their intention to shift more money out of hedge funds in November as they adjusted positions before the year-end, data showed.

  • TOKYO, Nov 20- U.S. alternate asset manager Fortress Investment Group, which has pumped in about $180 million from a new fund into Japan hotel assets, is considering further investments in the sector due to its long-term growth potential, despite a run-up in prices. Of this, roughly about $180 million has been invested in hotels, said Thomas Pully, chief investment...

  • LONDON, Nov 20- Investors flagged their intention to shift more money out of hedge funds in November as they adjusted positions before the year-end, data showed on Friday. The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator- withdrawal requests expressed as a percentage of assets under administration- rose to 4.9 percent from October's 3 percent, data from fund...

  • MELBOURNE, Nov 20- Spot gold firmed on Friday but was still set to finish the week trapped near its cheapest in more than five years as the metal struggles against a stronger dollar ahead of a widely expected U.S. rate rise next month. "We're still negative and target $985 in the short run," said analyst Dominic Schnider of UBS Wealth Management in Hong Kong.

  • TOKYO/ MUMBAI, Nov 20- Just two years after India's policymakers stared down a major capital flight threat, the country has become a hot emerging market investment destination for one of the world's most robust sources of capital- Japanese households. Japanese retail investment into India through investment trusts in October was 462 billion yen, its highest...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 19- Stock funds posted $2.2 billion in outflows during the week that ended Nov. 18, Lipper data showed Thursday, marking a second consecutive week of skittishness by mutual fund investors. Positive flows into ETFs overall- $1.0 billion into stocks and $1.4 billion into bonds- were outweighed by strong mutual fund withdrawals as the spotlight focused...

  • Lightyear's stake in Clarion has attracted interest from a larger asset manager, Legg Mason Inc, according to one source. Legg Mason could be eyeing Clarion, with more than $36.8 billion in assets under management, because it offers a specialized real estate investment management platform, the source said, noting it was not clear if Legg Mason was still...

  • Nov 19- Three Swiss banks will pay a total of more than $81 million to the U.S. Justice Department to avoid possible prosecution for helping Americans to evade taxes, the department said on Thursday. The three banks, the Swiss unit of BNP Paribas SA; KBL Ltd.; and Bank CIC, also agreed to cooperate in any related criminal or civil proceedings, the Justice Department...

  • LONDON, Nov 19- A combination of further monetary stimulus and an improvement in economic growth makes Europe an attractive market for 2016, Baring Asset Management said on Thursday, adding that the euro could bounce if QE subsequently tapers off. Ken Lambden, chief investment officer of Barings, which has some 33.2 billion euros under management, said the...