Archive for September 5th, 2014

Most Wall Street firms see U.S. rate hike in second quarter 2015: Reuters poll

September 5, 2014
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By Sam Forgione NEW YORK (Reuters) – A majority of Wall Street’s top bond firms see the Federal Reserve starting to raise interest rates by the second quarter of next year, showing slightly more aggressive expectations compared with a month ago, a Reuters survey showed on Friday.
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Alibaba seeks to raise up to $24.3B in IPO record

September 5, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — China’s Alibaba Group is seeking to raise up to $24.3 billion in its upcoming IPO — an amount that would be the most raised by a company in a stock market debut.
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34 miners trapped after Bosnia quake

September 5, 2014
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Thirty-four miners remained trapped inside a Bosnian coal mine on Friday after an earthquake triggered a gas explosion and caved in two tunnels.
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Remembering Joan Rivers

September 5, 2014
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I didn’t have the pleasure of meeting Joan a ton and that was my loss. Like so many of us, I grew up on Joan. Her humor, her dissection of fashion, her approach was uniquely hers and I always reveled in the way she delivered her comedy. I was introduced to Joan by Scott Currie, who works for Elie...
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Apple to beef up iCloud security alerts after celeb photo hack

September 5, 2014
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Apple to beef up iCloud security alerts after celeb photo hack


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Apple to add security alerts for iCloud users, says Cook – WSJ

September 5, 2014
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(Reuters) – Apple Inc is planning additional steps to keep hackers out of user accounts in the face of the recent celebrity photo scandal, but denied that lack of security allowed intruders to post nude photographs of celebrities on the Internet, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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