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FRANKFURT, March 2- German banker Korbinian Ibel gave up a company car and took a pay cut to seize the chance to join a new organisation that could play a big role in taking European integration to the next level.
*Adjusted EPS of C $0.65 misses expectation of C $0.70. TORONTO, Jan 29- Canadian computer services provider CGI Group Inc, the contractor behind the troubled Obamacare enrollment website, reported weaker-than-expected quarterly results on Wednesday, sending its shares to a four-month low.
"Middle-aged or married couples prefer to go back home on time, so don't like to stay back at work till late or do weekends," said Megha Jain, 34, a Bangalore- based employee of an Indian IT company.
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 23- Multinational companies are becoming more picky about emerging market investments as slowing growth in upstart economies and a recovery in the West takes the shine off a previous sure-fire strategic bet.
ZURICH, Jan 20- Swiss bank UBS will outsource its fixed-income trading platform to two French software companies in an attempt to save costs and weather tougher regulation in the industry, a source with knowledge of the matter said.
BOSTON, Jan 16- A group of cyber security professionals is warning that the U.S. government has failed to implement fixes to protect the HealthCare.gov website from hackers, some three months after experts first pointed out the problem.
BOSTON/ WASHINGTON- Target Corp TGT.N and Neiman Marcus are not the only U.S. retailers whose networks were breached over the holiday shopping season last year, according to sources familiar with attacks on other merchants that have yet to be publicly disclosed.
WASHINGTON, Jan 11- Accenture has been chosen to replace CGI Federal as the lead contractor for the Obamacare enrollment website, which failed to work when it launched in October for millions of Americans shopping for health insurance, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said on Saturday.
WASHINGTON, Jan 11- Accenture has been chosen to replace CGI Federal as the lead contractor on the Obamacare enrollment website, which failed to work when it launched in October for millions of Americans shopping for insurance, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said on Saturday.
The Post reported that the U.S. government will instead sign a new contract with Accenture. But the government's dissatisfaction over the website's early crashes, as well as aspects of the site that still do not work, are behind plans to sign a one-year contract with Accenture instead, the Post report said, quoting a person familiar with the matter.
NEW YORK, Jan 10- CGI Group Inc's contract with the U.S. government over the federal HealthCare.Gov website will end next month, the company said on Friday.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Jan 7- Research firm IHS Inc posted a better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and forecast strong full-year results due to revenue growth in its subscription business in America and Europe.
Internet-based services such as Netflix Inc have gotten millions of viewers accustomed to catching shows on tablets and phones.
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ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Dec 23- The U.S. Air Force had great expectations for the Expeditionary Combat Support System when it launched the project in 2005. This accountants' silver bullet, the Air Force predicted a year later, "will fundamentally revolutionize the way the Air Force provides logistics support."
Dec 19- Accenture Plc said it expected its consulting business to turn the corner this financial year as orders rise, building on strength in its outsourcing unit that helped the company report better-than-expected quarterly results. Accenture shares rose as much as 5 percent on Thursday.
Some of Thursday's midday movers.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower opening on Thursday after stocks surged yesterday on news from the Fed.
Dec 19- Accenture Plc reported first-quarter results that beat analysts' estimates as increased demand for outsourcing services helped to offset a drop in income from its consulting business. Accenture's shares rose 3 percent to $78.01 before the bell on Thursday.