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27 Aug 2013

Confessions of a Personal Finance Writer: I Don't Track Every Penny

The police are investigating the exact circumstances of his death, the Zurich-based company said in an e-mailed statement late yesterday, declining to disclose any further details. A call to the Zurich polices media office went unanswered after regular business hours. Wauthier, born in 1960, was appointed to the CFO post in September 2011 after previous roles as group treasurer and head of centrally managed businesses. A citizen of Britain and France , he had worked for Zurich Insurance since 1996, the company said.

Maybe if I tracked every penny in a notebook, that wouldnt have happened, says the little voice...



26 Aug 2013

Little failures, sprinkled throughout my life. I know I fail at these little things, quite often, in fact.What I try very hard not to do, though, is to use them as an excuse to do even worse. Just because I impulsively bought a book doesnt mean that my big goals are never going to happen. It just means I made a mis-step, one that Ill think about for a while and push myself not to repeat any time soon.

Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest

Schaeuble said it was nonsense to assert that he was hiding anything. I dont want it said of me after the election, independently of how it goes and what I personally do afterward, that I didnt tell the truth before the election, he was...



26 Aug 2013

Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest

A: This is just a discovered block and production would take couple of years to start and we expect that the production would start in 2018. Q: How will you be funding this particular deal? A: ONGC is a cash rich company, does not have significant amount of debt in its balance sheet. We have the borrowing capacity on our balance sheet. So, we know that the market may not be that helpful as they were a couple of months back, but we are sure that we would comfortably fund this amount from the forex market at a reasonable rate of interest.

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25 Aug 2013

Rupee may gain this week on Finance Minister’s pep-talk

Rupee vs Dollar California is one of a minority of states that allow such loans at all. Nearly 100 companies with multiple locations are licensed in California to issue auto title loans and the number is rising, according to the state Department of Business Oversight. Last year, there was a 35 percent jump in the number of lenders offering title loans, from 59 companies in 2011 to 80. So far in 2013, another 19 have been licensed.

German finance minister sees signs ECB will raise rates

After the meeting, Financial Services secretary Rajiv Takru told reporters that the measures to attract fund flows would be announced...



25 Aug 2013

12 Personal Finance Lessons, Broken Down, In Woody Allen's 'Blue Jasmine'

L.P. Additional information regarding KFN is available at http://www.kkr.com . About MCS MerchCap Solutions (MCS) is a merchant banking enterprise that provides a full range of principal and agency-based capital markets services to mid-market and sponsor-backed companies. The company offers debt and equity underwriting, syndication and advisory solutions to its clients across the capital structure.

AT&T Recognized For Most Effective Finance Organization

3. Get your own lawyer. Jasmines clearly had her fill of lawyers, too, but flashbacks to her earlier life suggest she may not have...



25 Aug 2013

The trick is to think positive and focus on successful personal finance decisions. By Trent Hamm ,Guest blogger / August 21, 2013 A woman takes a deposit box out of a compartment in the safe room of an Austrian bank in Vienna. Heinz-Peter Bader/Reuters/File Enlarge When Im writing articles for The Simple Dollar, Im always scouring my life forpositivepersonal finance stories to share. What things have I done that haveworkedfor me?

India's finance minister tries to stem panic

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24 Aug 2013

12 Personal Finance Lessons, Broken Down, In Woody Allen's 'Blue Jasmine'

"The meeting was mainly to seek ideas and suggestions on what can be done about capital inflows. It was a very good and positive meeting," ICICI Bank's chief executive Chanda Kochhar told reporters. India's large current account deficit -- the broadest measure of trade -- must be funded with foreign capital, and the country is seen as one of the most vulnerable among emerging market nations whose currencies are under pressure globally. India's rupee recovered from historic lows against the dollar Friday, marking its biggest single-day gain in nearly a year, but analysts warned the currency's overall trend was still bearish. The...



24 Aug 2013

shri chidambaram india finance minister He reassured investors that "there was -- and is -- no intention to introduce any type of capital control", which could further choke off foreign investment. Google+ Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer .

Sand Hill Finance LLC Converts Remaining Balance of IceWEB, Inc. Convertible Debenture

"We are confident in IceWEB's management team and believe in their vision for the company's future," said Sand Hill Finances...



24 Aug 2013

Wharton-Habitat Housing Finance Course at Asia-Pacific Housing Forum

So why were earnings in the Finance sector so hot? These two charts will tell you pretty much everything you need to know: (Improving credit quality is a good thing, but as a bank, I'd rather have strong loan growth and net interest margin expansion boosting my bottom line than simply taking a lower provision for loan losses... but I digress.) Mr. Mian also points out in his article that the Finance sector has reclaimed its leadership role in the S&P 500, as it now contributes a higher percentage of earnings than any other sector for the first time since the financial crisis.

Finance big hunts for estranged wife...



22 Aug 2013

Maharashtra finance department launches austerity drive

capital -- has seen many changes since the crack-cocaine boom of the 1980s, with its devastating effect on the inner city. But for many with low incomes and limited opportunities it is still a fight just to survive. Nearly one in five Washington residents live below the poverty line, and crime and violence are a constant presence in low-income neighborhoods. But some in the inner city are trying to right their communities. Arash Arabasadi of VOAs Persian News Network goes a few rounds with one such non-profit organization.

Bing News, Finance, Sport and Weather arrive on Nokia Lumia

Bing-Apps-on-Nokia-Lumia-720 You can pin Bing News, and also...