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2014/12/2
By David Benoit and Saabira Chaudhuri Bank of New York Mellon Corp.
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2015/1/20
By David Benoit By David Benoit Starboard Value LP is calling for office-supply chains Staples Inc. and Office Depot Inc. to merge in a letter it plans to release Tuesday, the first time the activist has publicly declared itself in support of a tie-up of the rivals since taking a stake in Staples last month.
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2015/1/26
By David Benoit In the hedge-fund world, there is no more closely guarded secret than what stock a firm is preparing to target.
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2015/1/26
By David Benoit In the hedge-fund world, there is no more closely guarded secret than what stock a firm is preparing to target.
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2015/2/20
By David Benoit Marcato Capital Management LP called on Sotheby's to repurchase $500 million in stock, a week after the auction house said it was putting a hold on capital returns while it hunts for a next chief executive.
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2015/2/20
By David Benoit Move could open up a rift between the hedge fund and fellow activist Daniel Loeb Marcato Capital Management LP called on Sotheby's to repurchase $500 million in stock, a week after the auction house said it was putting a hold on capital returns while it hunts for a next chief executive.
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2015/2/26
By David Benoit Shareholder Marathon Partners cites concerns about merger strategy, compensation An activism fight is developing at Shutterfly Inc. Marathon Partners Equity Management LLC, a New York hedge fund, is planning to nominate three directors to the board of the online photography service (SFLY), citing concerns about the company's acquisition strategy and compensation, according to people familiar with Marathon.
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2014/12/11
By David Benoit Starboard Value LP has built a roughly 6% stake in Staples Inc. and boosted its position in Office Depot Inc. to about 10%, moves that could raise pressure for a combination of the office-supply retailers.
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2015/1/20
By David Benoit Starboard Value LP is calling for office-supply chains Staples Inc. and Office Depot Inc. to merge in a letter it plans to release Tuesday, the first time the activist has publicly declared itself in support of a tie-up of the rivals since taking a stake in Staples last month.
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2015/1/16
By David Enrich, Christina Rexrode and Christopher Whittall LONDON--Some global banks suffered tens of millions of dollars in losses this week due to unprecedented swings in currency markets, according to banking industry officials.
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2015/1/28
By David Enrich and Ken Brown Hundreds of Standard Chartered PLC's most senior executives gathered earlier this month on Singapore's Sentosa island to address the global bank's dimming fortunes.
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2015/2/17
By David Gauthier-Villars And Sam Schechner PARIS--French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve heads to Silicon Valley this week to enlist a new force in his fight on terror: U.S. tech giants.
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2015/1/8
By David Kudla Grand Blanc, Mich.
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2015/2/27
By David Rolfe Large-cap icon boasts valuation and growth advantages Investing is a marathon, not a sprint.
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2015/2/27
By David Rolfe Large-cap icon boasts valuation and growth advantages Investing is a marathon, not a sprint.
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2014/12/11
By David RomanMadrid clarifies legal move applies to news aggregators, not social media sites MADRID--Spain's government has no plans to modify a recently-approved law that requires online news aggregators to pay compensation to media organizations after Google.
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2015/1/6
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Forget predictions --
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2014/12/4
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Peer-to-peer loans imperil banks, and cryptocurrencies may finish the job SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street's greatest threat isn't from regulation or another meltdown.
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2014/12/2
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Economically beaten-down Americans are the ones who took to the streets SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- It's not about the grand jury decision.
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2014/12/11
By David Weidner, MarketWatch A federal court effectively sanctions a type of insider-trading strategy SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Things just got a whole lot easier for investors to earn big, guaranteed returns.
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2014/12/10
By David Weidner, MarketWatch After a decent third quarter, the current quarter has pummeled trading revenue at big banks SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Rumors of Wall Street trading revenue coming back to life appear to be greatly exaggerated.
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2015/1/14
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Wells Fargo's results, after all, show that big banks can still increase profits SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- If you want to know the key difference in today's post-financial-crisis banking, look no further than the latest results from J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
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2015/1/14
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Wells Fargo's results, after all, show that big banks can still increase profits SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- If you want to know the key difference in today's post-financial-crisis banking, look no further than the latest results from J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
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2015/1/15
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Their once-golden business models don't seem to be working anymore SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Trading revenue on Wall Street is a double-edged sword.
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2015/1/15
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Is Apple giving loyal customers less these days?
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2015/1/8
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Big investors who gobbled up property across the country are sitting on a gold mine SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- You've heard the stories and statistics: Housing is on the rebound.
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2014/12/19
By David Weidner, MarketWatch It's rolled back another law aimed at protecting taxpayers SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Crisis?
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2014/12/19
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Opinion: The Fed rolls back another law aimed at protecting taxpayers SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Crisis?
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2014/12/18
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Uber isn't the only company that's done bad things SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tired of fighting the Bay Area's traffic nightmare, I decided to check out Waze, a crowd-sourced traffic app that gives users almost real-time information about accidents and delays.
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2014/12/18
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Uber isn't the only company that's done bad things SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tired of fighting the Bay Area's traffic nightmare, I decided to check out Waze, a crowd-sourced traffic app that gives users almost real-time information about accidents and delays.
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