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  • More lenders are offering student-loan consolidations

    Dear Liz: I have four private student loans that I would love to consolidate so that I can have one medium-size monthly payment instead of four large ones. Answer: If you have good credit and sufficient income — or a willing co-signer — several lenders now offer private student loan consolidation.…

    Los Angeles Times
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  • CyberArk IPO Gets Boost as Breaches Trigger Industry Gain

    The data breaches that have rocked corporate America in recent weeks couldn’t have come at a better time for CyberArk Software Ltd . The Israeli data security company, which is seeking to raise as much as $80 million in an initial public offering in the U.S., is marketing its shares to investors…

    Bloomberg
  • 'No Good Deed' defeats 'Guardians' at theaters

    'No Good Deed' defeats 'Guardians' at theatersLOS ANGELES (AP) — It took a murderous Idris Elba and a pair of dolphin buddies to defeat "Guardians of the Galaxy" at movie theaters.The Sony thriller "No Good Deed," which stars Elba as an escaped convict

    Associated Press
  • Morgan Stanley Seven-Year Curse Spells Decline: Australia Credit

    Morgan Stanley says Australian bonds, the worst-performing government debt in the past month, have further to decline as investment-grade securities globally will stagnate for the next seven years. Australian sovereign debt due in more than a year lost 0.7 percent in the month ended Sept. 12, the…

    Bloomberg
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    The Perils of Our Lopsided Income Growth

    The Fed's latest U.S. consumer finance report showed decent income growth overall--but not across the board.

    Morningstar
  • Hundreds of workers on strike at Lear Corp. plant

    Hundreds of workers protesting what some are calling fast-food-like wages walked off the job Saturday at a Lear Corp. plant in northwest Indiana that makes automotive seats, beginning a strike that could affect a major Ford assembly plant in Chicago. The plant, about 28 miles southeast of Chicago…

    Associated Press
  • Global Banks' Lending Returns to `Substantial' Growth

    Cross-border lending by global banks rose by $580 billion in the first quarter, the first “substantial” increase since 2011, the Bank for International Settlements said. Cross-border claims of banks reporting to the BIS rose 2 percent to $29.4 trillion in the three months through March, the Basel,…

    Bloomberg
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  • Scottish Independence Could Be Boost for London Property

    London ’s property market could benefit if Scotland votes for independence and some financial institutions decide to relocate to the U.K., according to Rightmove Plc. London would be a “logical destination, creating extra employment and knock-on demand for homes,” Rightmove said in its monthly…

    Bloomberg
  • Hedge Funds Cut Bullish Crop Bets to Lowest Since January

    Hedge funds cut bullish wagers on agricultural commodities to the lowest since January before the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Sept. 11. Three months of rain and mild weather created almost ideal growing conditions, spurring price declines that drove the Bloomberg Commodity Index to a…

    Bloomberg
  • If a Company Won’t Talk, Its Former Employees Will

    The Haggler has striven in recent months to get someone at Conn’s, a Texas-based chain that sells appliances and furniture, on the phone. What kind of place is Conn’s, and how does it operate? One of the customers is Justin Raizk of Tucson, Ariz., who last year walked into a Conn’s in his hometown…

    The New York Times
  • Central banks in driving seat this week

    Three central bank meetings will likely top the agenda for Asian markets this week, with particular focus on the U.S. On Wednesday, the Federal Open Market Committee ends its two-day review and traders are bracing for an increasingly hawkish tone from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Last week, global…

    CNBC
  • SABMiller rebuffed by Heineken

    SABMiller has considered a possible combination with rival beer maker Heineken, in a deal that would have brought together two of Europe's biggest brewers and help it fend off a takeover bid from rival AB InBev. Dutch-listed Heineken has been sought after by rival beermakers for years but remains a…

    Financial Times
  • China's Alibaba sets new path with US IPO

    China's Alibaba sets new path with US IPO New York (AFP) - With a possible record-breaking stock offering, Chinese online giant Alibaba is set to boost its role as a global company with a massive expansion potential. The initial public offering (IPO), expected to raise between $19 billion and $24…

    AFP
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  • Gold Industry Needs ‘Cleansing’ of Weakest, Fidelity Says

    The gold industry, recovering from the worst slump in prices in 30 years, needs more mergers to help improve investor returns and eliminate unprofitable mines, Fidelity Investments said. About a third of gold production is probably money-losing when the price of the metal is lower than $1,250 an…

    Bloomberg
  • Are You Prepared for a Market Correction?

    When a bull market is roaring, preparing your portfolio for a correction or bear market might seem like closing the storm shutters on a sunny day. Although you don't need a financial adviser to do any of this, you will want to take a page from their book by building in some protection and sticking…

    Morningstar
  • Treasury Auctions for the Week of Sept. 15

    Treasury Auctions for the Week of Sept. 15 The Treasury’s schedule of financing this week includes Monday’s regular weekly auction of new three- and six-month bills and an auction of four-week bills on Tuesday. At the close of the New York cash market

    The New York Times
  • Retirees' big move (or not): What to consider

    Retirees' big move (or not): What to considerShould I stay or should I go? Many people nearing retirement grapple with this decision. Choosing whether to retire "in place" or move to a new location could make or break your nest egg. There are many factors

    CNBC
  • China growth worries rattle Asian stocks, Aussie dollar

    By Ian Chua SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stocks stumbled to a five-week low on Monday after a batch of disappointing data out of China raised the specter of a sharp slowdown in the world's second-biggest economy. The Australian dollar, considered a liquid proxy for China plays, also took a hammering…

    Reuters
  • Texas Windstorm Insurer to Offer $500 Million: Muni Deals

    Texas Windstorm Insurance Association this week is offering $500 million in unrated municipal debt as the Austin-based group girds for the hurricane season through November. The association, created by the Texas legislature in 1971 to be the windstorm and hail insurer of last resort, is selling the…

    Bloomberg
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  • How Ferrari Fits Into the Plan for Fiat Chrysler IPO

    Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, chairman of iconic Italian automaker Ferrari, will leave his job on October 13, the day that the combination of Fiat and Chrysler is expected to begin trading as Fiat Chrysler Automotive on the New York Stock Exchange. Montezemolo has been Ferrari’s chairman for nearly…

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