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2014/9/16
By Christopher Bjork and Ruth Bender Orange SA made a EUR3.33 billion ($4.3 billion) offer for Spanish broadband and cellphone operator Jazztel SA, raising its bet in one of the euro-zone's fastest-growing economies.
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2014/9/16
By Christopher Bjork and Ruth Bender Orange SA made a EUR3.33 billion ($4.3 billion) offer for Spanish broadband and cellphone operator Jazztel SA, raising its bet in one of the euro-zone's fastest-growing economies.
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2014/11/27
By Christopher Bjork in Madrid and Shayndi Raice in London German power utility E.ON SE has agreed to sell its Spanish assets to Australia's Macquarie Group and Kuwait's sovereign-wealth fund in a deal worth EUR2.5 billion ($3.1 billion), according to people familiar with the matter.
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2014/11/25
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2014/11/25
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2014/11/21
By Christopher Bjork MADRID--Italy's Enel SpA has raised EUR3.13 billion ($3.91 billion) from the sale of a large stake in its Spanish power utility Endesa SA to institutional and retail investors.
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2014/12/12
By Christopher Bjork MADRID--Spanish oil company Repsol SA is advancing in talks to buy Talisman Energy Inc. of Canada, in a deal valuing the firm at as much as 8 billion Canadian dollars ($6.93 billion), a person familiar with the matter said Friday.
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2014/11/25
By Christopher Bjork MADRID--Spanish telecommunications giant Telefónica SA thought it was about to seal the acquisition of Mexican cellphone operator Grupo Iusacell SA de CV from two of the country's billionaires when a Twitter message from one of them spoiled the deal.
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2014/12/11
By Christopher Bjork MADRID--Zara store owner Industria de Diseño Textil SA on Thursday reported better-than-expected profit and sales for the first nine months of the year and said clothing sales growth had accelerated in the run up to Christmas.
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2014/11/16
By Christopher Mims The Web--that thin veneer of human-readable design on top of the machine babble that constitutes the Internet--is dying.
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2014/10/13
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch After a recent talk to a small investment club in eastern Massachusetts, I was asked what one question I would ask a fund manager--if only allowed one question--before deciding whether to buy the fund.
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2014/9/26
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch The moment Bill Gross's move from PIMCO to Janus was announced Friday morning, fund investors had two questions: 1) Do I sell the funds he was running at PIMCO?
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2014/9/19
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch Today, shares in Alibaba are like a new high-end sports car, where all anyone can talk about is how fast it goes, how good it looks, and how they wish they could take it for a little spin.
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2014/11/17
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch The "next great investment product" finally has passed muster with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
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2014/9/20
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch Shares in Alibaba are like a new high-end sports car, where all anyone can talk about is how fast it goes, how good it looks, and how they wish they could take it for a little spin.
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2014/9/19
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch Today, shares in Alibaba are like a new high-end sports car, where all anyone can talk about is how fast it goes, how good it looks, and how they wish they could take it for a little spin.
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2014/10/6
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch Once upon a time, Lee Kranefuss unleashed an 800-pound gorilla on the ETF industry.
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2014/10/6
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch Once upon a time, Lee Kranefuss unleashed an 800-pound gorilla on the ETF industry.
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2014/11/24
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch You won't find out if your roof is leaking on a sunny day; it takes a storm to see where the problems are.
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2014/10/27
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch The reaction of a lot of retirees last week to the news that their Social Security checks will rise next year by an average of $20 per month amounted to "Thanks for nothing." The question is whether they can turn that nothing into something.
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2014/12/12
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch 19th annual Lump of Coal Awards for the mutual fund industry The market may be up double-digits this year, but that didn't put a stop to naughtiness around the fund world.
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2014/11/24
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch You won't find out if your roof is leaking on a sunny day; it takes a storm to see where the problems are.
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2014/12/14
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch 19th annual Lump of Coal Awards for the mutual fund industry The market may be up double-digits this year, but that didn't put a stop to naughtiness around the fund world.
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2014/11/28
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch If you want to give yourself and your family a real gift this holiday season, spend less.
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By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch The moment Bill Gross's move from Pimco to Janus was announced Friday morning, fund investors had two questions: 1) Do I sell the funds he was running at Pimco?
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By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch From compound interest to Social Security, let us give thanks Investors always have things to be thankful for, though that's hard to recognize in bad times and easy to overlook in good ones.
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By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch Bill Gross just made Janus Capital Corp.
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By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch The moment Bill Gross's move from Pimco to Janus was announced Friday morning, fund investors had two questions: 1) Do I sell the funds he was running at Pimco?
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By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch Bill Gross just made Janus Capital Corp.
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By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch From compound interest to Social Security, let us give thanks Investors always have things to be thankful for, though that's hard to recognize in bad times and easy to overlook in good ones.
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