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Sept 11- Canadian financial services firm Canaccord Genuity Group Inc appointed Daniel Daviau as its chief executive, effective Oct. 1. He joined Canaccord after the Canaccord/Genuity merger in 2010.. Daviau replaces David Kassie, who took over as CEO in April following the death of Paul Reynolds.
That is, of course, if China carries on allowing capital to flee, far from a certainty. China logged its biggest-ever fall in foreign exchange reserves in August, down $93.9 billion last month to $3.557 trillion as it battled a slide in the yuan prompted by capital flight, People's Bank of China data showed on Monday. How, for how long and under what rules of engagement...
TOKYO, Sept 4- Japanese Economy Minister Akira Amari said on Friday support was building for a ministerial meeting to be held on on a delayed Pacific Rim trade pact and conclude the deal before a general election in Canada. Trade ministers from the 12 nations negotiating a Trans-Pacific Partnership, which would cover 40 percent of the global economy, failed to...
ZURICH, Sept 3- A ship built by the CIA for a secret Cold War mission in 1974 to raise a sunken Soviet sub is heading to the scrap yard, a victim of the slide in oil prices. Christened the Hughes Glomar Explorer, after billionaire Howard Hughes was brought in on the CIA's deception, the 619- foot vessel eventually became part of the fleet of ships used by Swiss company...
SAP HANA Vora, as the database query software will be known, aims to give businesses greater insights into the vast volumes of data organisations are collecting from customer feedback, along with sensors installed in products, vehicles and networks. But Europe's biggest software company has to convince its customer base, which includes the world's biggest...
Hawaii sets tourism record in July.
Among the events that happened on this day in history, in 1959 Hawaii becomes the 50th U.S. state.
Failure to agree with Mexico on rules for car-making was a key stumbling block when negotiators fell short of a deal for the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the end of July. Mexican officials have expressed confidence an agreement can be reached in coming weeks, but car manufacturing remains a sticking point and upcoming elections in Canada this year and the...
The studio previewed its animation slate and made a number of announcements at the fan convention D23 Expo on Friday.
In Hawaii, a phenomenon known as bleaching is putting its coral reefs in danger.
A look at the top 10 big spenders on state tourism promotion, and how popular they actually are with American vacationers.
Locales that have the lowest crime rates, good health systems and an inclusive society ranked highest in CNBC's annual survey.
Advances in education, innovation and quality of life, catapulted this state to 1st place in CNBC's annual Top States for Business ranking.
This state may be a great place to live, but it ranked last on CNBC's Top States for Business, due to its high taxes and poor infrastructure.
The 10 costliest states to live in may surprise you. These places put hefty price tags on real estate, utility bills, gas and food prices.
From states with sluggish economies to the worst education systems, find out what set these locales back to make them the bottom 10.
Infrastructure and workforce are poor in the Aloha State, and costs are high. But that does buy the nation’s best quality of life.
California's Obamacare exchange has lowered enrollment expectations, and Hawaii's exchange could shut down.
Lava levels are at their highest since 2008 in a lava lake part of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii. Watch the explosion after rocks fall into the lava lake at the bottom of the Halema'uma'u crater.
Mark Dunkerley, CEO of Hawaiian Airlines, discusses how the oil price and the strong U.S. dollar are affecting his business.