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‘Lighting Magazine’ on Philips NV Splitting in Two

I share this as I’m quoted: Philips splits business to create separate lighting company | News | Lighting.

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Ken Odeluga, July 11th 2014  M2: US Regulators, German banks inch toward Settlements FCA losing Patience with Asset Managers US ExIm closure could hit Boeing -FT SSP Group IPO Priced at Lower End of Range Middle East, Africa: 53 Blindfolded … Continue reading

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Margin Call   Ken Odeluga, July 5th, 2014   (M2 items only this time.)   Goldman Sachs hit with Rare Broker Downgrade   The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. was downgraded by an analyst at brokerage Sanford C. … Continue reading

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Let’s Gowex: La Charada Pescanova (a Pescanovan Charade)

Originally posted on Gotham City Research LLC:
Gotham City Research initiates coverage on Let’s Gowex SA, with a price target of € 0.00/share (100% downside) SUMMARY OF OPINIONS Gowex shares are worth €0.00 per share. Over 90% of Gowex’s reported revenues do…

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EU Bank Stress Test III: ECB has just as much to prove

  Ken Odeluga, June 24, 2014, 774 words The words “stress” and “test” signify something obvious for banks, but they’re also likely potent on a personal level for senior bankers whose banks are undergoing testing, or, in the worst case … Continue reading

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Apple Tax Probe – Why it’s not a Core Issue for Investors

Ken Odeluga, 11th June 2014, 400 words    Apple shareholders have not had a great deal to complain about so far this year. Sure, because Apple is a corporate titan with a market capitalisation of more than $500 billion, basic … Continue reading

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Poll: Thames Estuary Airport: Fly or Sink?

It’s the Mayor of London’s pet project, but do you think it will ever get off the ground? To lower the risk of further painful puns please give us your views as soon as possible. Results will be available on … Continue reading

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The Case of the Disappearing FBI probe into Heinz Option Trades

Two deals involving Berkshire Hathaway partner, 3G Capital, were scrutinized by the SEC for alleged insider trading.  3G no stranger to US courts… The takeover of H.J. Heinz & Co  by Berkshire Hathaway was done and dusted in May. By … Continue reading

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A Sketchy Cyprus Day

The situation in Cyprus which an investor might try to assess this morning is not quite as dire as the one seen 24 hours ago; at least on the surface. The vote on that vexatious tax on deposits did not … Continue reading

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Dancing Fox

A foraging fox in Dulwich south west London, Sunday January 20th 2012. © Harry Dorset, 2011 #uksnow

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