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Nigel D Souza It's Halloween today and CNBC-TV18's Nigel D'Souza lists the most scary investment picks which have resulted in losses for the investors.
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:59:00 +0530
New junk bond risk: It matters who owns what Some managers hold large chunks of a company`s debt, with the report highlighting that Pimco holds more than 20 percent of Ally Financial `s total bonds outstanding and around 15 percent of Navient`s, while in emerging markets.
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:23:54 +0530
Bank of Japan eases monetary policy further in split board vote Bank of Japan eases monetary policy further in split board vote
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:21:00 +0530
Asian markets advance; Hang Seng, Nikkei jump Asian markets were trading higher on Friday. Nikkei gained 1.7 percent and Shanghai Composite was up 0.36 percent.
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:12:25 +0530
Wall St up on GDP, earnings; fund year-end lifts winners Visa jumped 10.2 percent to USD 236.65, the biggest boost to both the Dow and SP 500, a day after it reported adjusted earnings that topped expectations, and said the mobile payment industry would be "a great driver" for business.
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:45:46 +0530
U.S. stocks rise on robust GDP report; Dow up 1.01% U.S. stocks rise on robust GDP report; Dow up 1.01%
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:54:00 +0530
China's capital deficit balloons in FYQ3 The capital account deficit expanded to USD 81.6 billion (502 billion yuan) compared with USD 16.2 billion in the April-June period.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:45:03 +0530
German jobless claims fall by 22,000 in October German jobless claims fall by 22,000 in October
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:27:00 +0530
Peter Hooper Peter Hooper, chief economist, Deutsche Bank Securities expect further strengthening of the US dollar post Fed’s decision to end QE3.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:05:10 +0530
Asian markets mixed; Nikkei gains, Kospi sheds Asian markets were trading mixed on Thursday. Nikkei gained 0.6 percent and Seoul Composite shed 0.6 percent.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:09:54 +0530
Wall Street ends with modest decline after Fed Major indexes were volatile following the central bank's statement, with the SP 500 down as much as 0.8 percent before pulling back. Material shares were lower throughout the session, a decline in Facebook pressured the Nasdaq, but strength in energy and financial shares helped the market recover.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:42:04 +0530
Reserve Bank of New Zealand leaves official cash rate at 3.5% Reserve Bank of New Zealand leaves official cash rate at 3.5%
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:18:00 +0530
Richard Gibbs The US Federal is expected to wrap up its bond-buying program by October as scheduled but it is expected to keep interest rates low for longer than previously expected, according to Richard Gibbs, Global Head of Australia-based Macquarie Securities.
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:33:52 +0530
Asian markets gain; Nikkei, Hang Seng up 1% Asian markets were trading higher on Wednesday. Seoul Composite gained 1.18 percent and Nikkei jumped 1.35 percent.
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 08:09:10 +0530
Wall Street jumps 1%, SP ends above key level The gains were broad, with all 10 primary SP 500 sectors up on the day. Energy stocks were the day's biggest gainers, up 2.2 percent, while the Philadelphia SE Oil Service index gained 3.4 percent.
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:47:42 +0530
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The Home Minister said that the contribution of present BJP-ruled states to the country's GDP stands at 38-40 per cent.
BJP President Amit Shah and Fadnavis called Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and invited him to the ceremony.
Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee's General Secretary Alok Dubey welcomed today's decision saying "it is a good step".


Days after minister Azam Khan wrote a letter to Union Home Ministry against the RSS, BJP dared him to ban the outfit in the state.
The number of those infected with the H1N1 virus in the district has gone up to 10, a health official said.
Modi will launch BJP's membership drive on Saturday with a target to increase its strength, party president Amit Shah said.


Samsung unveiled two mid-tier handsets with a premium design as it prepared to deliver a riposte to its low-priced Chinese rivals.
The bucket-mounted portable washing machine is targeted towards low-income families but can also appeal to people living alone.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has publicly announced that he is gay