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  • US Equity Funds Finally Break 33-Week Hex Thursday, 30 Dec 2010 | 11:12 AM ET

    The long losing streak for US equity mutual funds is finally over, and it ended pretty much right on cue.

  • More IPOs Coming to Market: Deutsche Bank Exec Friday, 17 Sep 2010 | 1:54 PM ET

    "There is definitely a slow-down between the mid-part of August into labor day. But in the post labor day time frame there will be an acceleration of [IPO's] pricing—with two to three transactions priced next week," Brad Miller, global co-head equity syndicate desk, Deutsche Bank.

  • AIG Solicits Big Investors to Buy Stakes in Asian Unit Wednesday, 11 Aug 2010 | 6:50 PM ET
    Aig Headquarters

    AIG has approached some of the world’s biggest investors with a view to them taking stakes in AIA, the US insurer’s Asian operation, with strong interest from China, people familiar with the matter told the FT.

  • Five Things You Should Know About High-Speed Trading Wednesday, 19 May 2010 | 11:19 AM ET

    By most accounts, high-frequency trading (HFT) is behind half of all equities traded in the United States each and every day.  Here are five things investors should know about HFT.

  • 'Psychotic' Dow Swings Leave Europe Gun Shy Wednesday, 12 May 2010 | 5:44 AM ET
    New York Stock Exchange

    Last Thursday’s intraday volatility, which saw the Dow plummeting nearly 1000 points, has left European investors tentative about Wall Street, according to market participants.

  • Paulson Holds Second Conference Call with Investors Wednesday, 21 Apr 2010 | 5:26 PM ET
    John Alfred Paulson, president of Paulson & Co., Inc.

    For the second time this week, hedge fund manager John Paulson has held a conference calls with investors over his involvement in the Goldman Sachs case, CNBC has learned.

  • Forbes 'World's Richest' List Reveals Billionaire Rebound Wednesday, 10 Mar 2010 | 1:22 PM ET
    Forbes magazine

    The annual Forbes billionaire face-off is back. And this year the billionaires are back, too.  In 2009, a financial bloodbath slashed the assets of the world's wealthiest in half.  In 2010? A revival.

  • An Unwelcome Spotlight Falls on SAC Capital Wednesday, 16 Dec 2009 | 11:30 AM ET

    In the last two months, SAC Capital Advisors has turned into a $13 billion piñata.

  • Maxis to Raise $2 Billion in Malaysian IPO: Reports Tuesday, 6 Oct 2009 | 11:43 PM ET

    Maxis, Malaysia's biggest telecom firm plans to list on the stock market by mid-November, media reports said.

  • Bank of America Sued over Mutual Funds Friday, 18 Sep 2009 | 10:42 AM ET
    Bank of America

    It’s been four decades since the go-go years of the late 1960s, when hot mutual funds captured the imagination of investors by reporting performance that was too good to be true. It’s been so long that Bank of America seems to have forgotten what happened.

  • When Is an Index Fund Not an Index Fund? Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 1:07 PM ET

    The coming transformation of ETFs into mutual funds.

  • Art Cashin: Be Wary of Rally's New 52-Week Lows Thursday, 4 Jun 2009 | 11:52 AM ET

    New U.S. jobless claims fell for a third straight week last week; productivity rose 1.6 percent. What does this herald for the stock markets? Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, offered his insights to CNBC.

  • Citi Deal Unfair to Retail Investors: Shareholder Wednesday, 4 Mar 2009 | 9:10 AM ET

    Citigroup's recent arrangement for converting some of the government’s preference shares into ordinary shares causes a significant loss to the retail investor, Citigroup shareholder Victor Filatov, former president of Capula Investment Management, told CNBC.

  • German Investor Sentiment Slumps to Record Low Tuesday, 15 Jul 2008 | 7:01 AM ET

    A key gauge of German investor sentiment slid to a record low in July, battered by concerns about the U.S. financial sector and fears of a lasting downturn for German manufacturers.

  • Week Ahead: Can Earnings Cheer Gloomy  Market? Sunday, 20 Jan 2008 | 3:56 PM ET

    A heavy gloom hanging over Wall Street may deepen this week unless such bellwether companies as Apple and United Technologies provide investors with hope that the U.S. economy can avert recession.

  • Verizon Investors Demand 'Say-On-Pay' Policy Friday, 19 Oct 2007 | 4:01 PM ET

    Institutional investors sent a letter to Verizon Communications, urging the phone company to give shareholders more say over the pay packages of executives.

  • Investing in Colombia: Video Roundup Wednesday, 25 Jul 2007 | 3:43 PM ET

    Change has come to Colombia. The South American nation was not so long ago synonymous with narcotics trafficking, violent revolutionary groups and shocking assassinations of prosecutors and judges.

  • Portfolio Managers Say It's Time To Buy Stocks Friday, 27 Apr 2007 | 4:33 PM ET

    With the Dow Jones Industrial Average hitting another record, investors are asking: buy or sell? Robert Zagunis, co-portfolio manager at Jensen Investment Management, and Jeff Mortimer, portfolio manager for Schwab Core Equity Funds, gave "Closing Bell" viewers their answer: buy.

  • Legal Experts Split Over Shareholder Pay Say Thursday, 22 Mar 2007 | 1:14 PM ET

    One share, one vote? Not exactly: the fate of millions of shares and the rights of shareholders may be up for grabs, as the U.S. House Financial Services Committee is considering a bill that would give investors final say over CEO compensation. Two experts debated the wisdom of such a bill, on "Morning Call."

  • Influential proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services said on Tuesday it recommends that Caremark Rx shareholders support a takeover proposal from drugstore chain CVS, reversing its previous stance.