Archive for February 13th, 2012

Two former Bear Stearns managers settle SEC case (Reuters)

February 13, 2012
By

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two former Bear Stearns fund managers, who were acquitted of criminal charges over the demise of their mortgage-laden hedge funds, agreed on Monday to pay more than $1 million to resolve a civil lawsuit brought by market regulators.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Wall St up on Greece, nears resistance (Reuters)

February 13, 2012
By

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks rose on Monday, led by bank shares after Greece’s parliament approved reforms needed to qualify for a cash disbursement and avoid an unruly default.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Innovative And Unique American Made Custom Goalie Sticks For Any Size Player

February 13, 2012
By

Nearly every sports store in America sells all the hockey accessories, sticks, and blades, everything you can think of for the game of hockey all in one place. However, they only carry specific manufacturers of hockey equipment, and you cannot find customizable products at their store. This means you have either to settle for...
Read more »

Posted in Sports and Fitness | Comments Off

A Word From Our Sponsor On Working With Consultants

February 13, 2012
By

When it comes to generating new sales and reaching quarterly goals, you need to pursue forward-thinking strategies. Meeting goals and generating sales isn’t just a matter of numbers; the number of successful sales your insurance company makes is a reflection of overall attitude towards innovation and efficient operation. You don’t want to waste time...
Read more »

Posted in Insurance | No Comments »

A Word From Our Sponsor On Taking The Long-Term Approach

February 13, 2012
By

When companies choose a rent a captive, they often evaluate their prospective insurers from a short-term approach. This makes financial sense, because insurance premiums are paid in the short term, the tax deductions that are taken from those premiums are also realized in the short term, and indeed, risk management is always calculated as...
Read more »

Posted in Insurance | No Comments »

AT&T customers surprised by ‘unlimited data’ limit (AP)

February 13, 2012
By

NEW YORK – Mike Trang likes to use his iPhone 4 as a GPS device, helping him get around in his job. Now and then, his younger cousins get ahold of it, and play some YouTube videos and games.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Chinese city seizes Apple iPads in name dispute (AP)

February 13, 2012
By

BEIJING – Authorities have seized Apple iPads from retailers in a city in northern China due to a dispute with a domestic company that says it owns the iPad name, an official said Monday. The Chinese company said it is asking for similar action in more than 20 other cities.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Global markets rise after Greece austerity vote (AP)

February 13, 2012
By

LONDON – Global markets rose on Monday after Greece’s parliament approved a new set of austerity measures required by international lenders in exchange for a bailout that would save the country from bankruptcy next month.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Bulls will not be tamed by weak profits (Reuters)

February 13, 2012
By

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Despite a mediocre earnings season and signs of an overbought market, Wall Street bulls are likely to remain in control this week.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Asia stocks rise after Greece austerity vote (AP)

February 13, 2012
By

BANGKOK – Asian stock markets rose Monday, just hours after Greece’s parliament approved a new set of austerity measures that were required by international lenders in exchange for an emergency bailout.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off