Rapid asset growth is occurring across a set of investment strategies
that exist within a “convergence zone” where traditional money managers,
hedge funds and even private equity firms are creating competing funds
that demand advanced investment techniques such as shorting, derivatives
and leverage to help realize their investment goals, at a time when more
of the supply available to support those techniques and meet that demand
is going un-utilized because of lending guidelines being required by
asset owners and because of emerging regulations according to a new
report from Citi (NYSE:C).
This survey is an extension of a previous Citi report published earlier
this year that examined how demand to cover short exposures,
collateralize synthetic, derivative or margin loan obligations is
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures looked flat ahead of a decision from the Federal Open Market Committee that is expected to spell the end of its bond-buying program.
Targacept Inc. (NASDAQ: TRGT), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical
company advancing NNR Therapeutics™, today announced that it will report
financial results for the third quarter of 2014 on Wednesday, November
5, 2014, before the U.S. financial markets open.
International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) today announced that its
Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.12 per
share, which is payable November 25, 2014 to shareholders of record
November 10, 2014.
Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:SGYP), a developer of
new drugs to treat gastrointestinal (GI) disorders and diseases, today
announced the pricing of its private offering of $175 million aggregate
principal amount of 7.50% Convertible Senior Notes due 2019.
Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE:UBA) today
announced the pricing of its underwritten offering of 2,500,000 shares
of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of $21.30 per
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Westfield Financial, Inc. (the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:WFD), the holding
company for Westfield Bank (the “Bank”), reported net income of $1.5
million, or $0.08 per diluted share, for the quarter ended September 30,
2014, compared to $1.6 million, or $0.08 per diluted share, for the
quarter ended September 30, 2013.
By Ben Eisen and Sue Chang, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Here are the companies moving in premarket trade on Wednesday:
Orbital Sciences:(ORB) : A rocket built by the company for NASA exploded on takeoff late Tuesday, destroying an unmanned spacecraft bound for the international space station.
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Goodyear Tire & Rubber's stock(GT)ran up 13% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the tire maker reported third-quarter profit that was well above expectations.
Middle market executives have a positive outlook for their businesses
with nearly two-thirds (63%) indicating that their companies are better
off today than last year, while 62% expect the size of their workforce
to increase in the coming year.
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