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Tag Archives: Global investing

Infrastructure Stimulus | NY Times

The New York Times > US > Image > Transportation Projects Across the Nation.

July 10, 2009

AIG $180 b down the tube | Reuters

American International Group Inc AIG.N, the insurer rescued by a series of federal bailouts, may have zero equity value due to the risk of more credit default swap losses and … Continue reading

July 9, 2009 · 1 Comment

Emaar to Merge With Rivals in Dubai – DealBook Blog –

The Dubai developer behind the world’s tallest building plans to merge with three rivals owned by the sheikdom’s ruler, in a consolidation aimed at better coping with a global meltdown … Continue reading

June 29, 2009

Michael Jackson, U2 and The Wealth Report – WSJ Blogs

zyakaira notes: WSJ blogs also have U2’s Larry Mullen speaking against the Irish Bile and resentment against the rich..the US is cautioned not to treat them poorly. In a related … Continue reading

June 27, 2009 · 2 Comments

“One million gets you nothing nowadays” « Dr Hsu’s Forum

zyakaira notes: A whimsical connection to the one million ‘watermark’ on the Wealth report (Merrill Lynch) – my connection here is not the rural-urban divide or any other . Also … Continue reading

June 25, 2009

Nay FDI in Retail « Dr. A. Prabaharan’s

The business calculations given by the economists and industrialists may sound good. But the goverment should stick to it stand that FDI in retail should not be allowed. In the … Continue reading

June 25, 2009

Protectionism in China. Can India create an example for China to thaw?

The tax avoidance by Foreign invested companies in China is in fact something faced in equal measure by India(e.g. Vodafone) and also true for Offshore structures channeling spurious domestic investment … Continue reading

June 22, 2009 · 1 Comment

No one else bid for iShares

KKR wouldn’t have bid for this one, otherwise the valuation would be higher? It all happened because of the Meltdown « An investment Blog Look at the price. … Continue reading

June 13, 2009 · 1 Comment

$2.8 trillion leaves State Street far behind | Bloomberg

Deutsche Bank is on fire in commodities, what about a chinese wall as Blackrock advises both Obama and iShares now, the world’s my oyster

June 13, 2009

The Hedge Fund deals club – Dealbook –

Highbridge Capital Management’s deal to sell the rest of itself to JPMorgan Chase may be one of many similar transactions to come, The Deal reports. As smaller hedge funds have … Continue reading

June 12, 2009