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  • Europe markets have absorbed terrorism risk well: StanChart

    Marios Maratheftis, chief economist at Standard Chartered, says a more key risk for Europe is the rise of right-wing fringe parties amid the migrant crisis

  • A filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission released on Monday showed that Adage Capital Partners held 8.5 million Apple shares on Sept. 30, down 4 percent from June 30. Other filings showed that Appaloosa Management held 1.3 million Apple shares as of Sept. 30, down from 2.5 million shares on June 30; that Bridgewater Associates held 274,852 Apple...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 16- Blackstone Group LP, which invests clients' money with William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management, is sticking with the hedge fund manager despite his heavy losses in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc, said Tom Hill, president and chief executive officer of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management. Pershing Square has lost...

  • *For other news from Reuters Global Investment Outlook Summit, click on http://www.reuters.com/summit/Investment16. NEW YORK, Nov 16- Blackstone Group, which invests client money with William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management, is sticking with the hedge fund manager despite his heavy losses in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc, said...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 16- Mutual fund company Virtus Investment Advisers Inc will pay $16.5 million to settle charges it touted false performance claims to boost an investment strategy, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monday. The SEC penalty came after a multi-year investigation by the regulatory agency into performance claims behind the once-...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 16- Virtus Investment Advisers, a top mutual fund manager, will pay $16.5 million to settle charges it used false performance claims to boost an investment strategy using exchange-traded funds, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monday. The SEC penalty came after a several-year investigation by the regulatory agency into...

  • Nov 16- Intercontinental Exchange Inc, the owner of the New York Stock Exchange, said it would buy commodities trading platform Trayport from BGC Partners Inc and GFI Group Inc for about $650 million in stock. Trayport is a subsidiary of GFI Group, which was acquired by BGC Partners in March. ICE's financial adviser is Goldman Sachs& Co and its legal adviser is...

  • LONDON, Nov 16- Revenue at the world's largest investment banks fell 12 percent in the third quarter from a year ago, driven by an even larger slump in fixed income, currency and commodity, or FICC, trading revenue, according to data analysis firm Tricumen. FICC trading revenue at the world's 13 biggest investment banks fell to $15.6 billion in the three months to...

  • SHANGHAI, Nov 16- China's CITIC Capital Holdings, a private equity firm, plans to list a subsidiary on the country's most active over-the-counter equity exchange, the company said Monday. The company said it will list subsidiary CITIC Capital Equity Investment Corp Ltd, which has $5 billion in assets under management, on Beijing's New Third Board exchange to...

  • *Qube run by former head of Asciano's ports operations. SYDNEY, Nov 16- Australian rail and ports giant Asciano Ltd said it will allow Qube Holdings Ltd to conduct due diligence after it made an informal $6.3 billion takeover offer just above a rival bid from Brookfield Asset Management Inc.. Asciano, which has already recommended the formal offer from Canada's...

  • *Paris attacks add to market jitters late. U.S. stock index futures hit session lows after the close on Friday after France was rocked by multiple, near simultaneous attacks around Paris. October retail sales weighed on U.S. stocks for much of the day, with Wall Street capping its worst week since August, and dragged U.S.

  • *Cisco's forecast drags on tech stocks. Nov 13- Wall Street fell sharply on Friday and capped off its worst week since the dark days of August, hurt by a selloff in technology companies, while department stores dropped on concerns about the upcoming holiday shopping season. Dow component Cisco dropped 5.8 percent after it gave a flimsy forecast, citing a slowdown...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 13- Global stock indexes fell on Friday amid a ream of disappointing corporate results and forecasts, while oil prices registered their biggest weekly loss in eight months on swelling storage of crude. Along with the retail data, a disappointing forecast from Cisco, citing slower order growth and weak spending outside the United States, hurt...

  • *Cisco's forecast drags on tech stocks. Nov 13- U.S. stock indexes fell sharply on Friday, weighed down by a selloff in technology companies after a disappointing forecast from Cisco, while department stores dropped on concerns about the key holiday shopping season. Dow component Cisco fell 6.4 percent after it gave a weak forecast, citing a slowdown in orders and...

  • TORONTO, Nov 13- Three of Canada's largest pension fund managers said on Friday that they would acquire the operator of the Chicago Skyway toll road for $2.8 billion. The 7.8- mile Chicago Skyway is the only Illinois toll highway not operated by the state Toll Highway Authority. The three pension funds and peers like Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec, British...

  • TORONTO, Nov 13- Three of Canada's largest pension fund managers said on Friday that they have agreed to acquire Skyway Concession Company LLC, which manages, operates and maintains the Chicago Skyway toll road, for a sum of $2.8 billion. Each of the three Toronto- based pension fund managers will contribute an equity investment of about $512 million toward the...

  • TOKYO, Nov 13- U.S. asset manager Blackstone Group LP said on Friday it is acquiring Japan Residential Investment Company, which owns residential assets in Japan, in a deal worth about $450 million, including debt. It is paying 152.6 million pounds for shares in JRIC, which has total debt of about 26.7 billion yen, making the deal worth $450 million, Blackstone said in...

  • MSCI move on China ADRs no surprise: Expert

    Stephen Ma, head of Greater China equities at BMO Global Asset Management, says MSCI's inclusion of 14 Chinese ADRs in its emerging markets index had been talked about for a while.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 12- U.S. Treasuries prices slipped on Thursday as selling linked to more corporate supply and $16 billion of 30- year bonds was mitigated by some safe-haven demand spurred by a sharp decline on Wall Street. "It's mostly about taking down today's supply," said Subadra Rajappa, head of U.S. rates strategy at SG Corporate& Investment Banking in New York.

  • LONDON, Nov 12- Deutsche Bank has announced new management teams for its restructured investment banking businesses- Global Markets and Corporate and Investment Banking. James McMurdo, Head of CIB APAC. Lisa Robins, Head of Global Transaction Banking Asia Pacific and Vice Chair CIB APAC.