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Lockheed in initial talks with Saudi Arabia about more helicopters

DUBAI (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin Corp on Tuesday said it was in initial talks with Saudi Arabia about the sale of 20 more Sikorsky MH-60R helicopters in addition to a $1.9 billion deal for 10 helicopters that should be finalized by year's end.<p>The company is now finalizing the initial contract and …

Hot! New York to Naples, Italy, for ~$483 Round-Trip Next Spring or Summer!

<b>Visit Naples, Italy, next Spring or Summer for under $500!</b><p>Via The Flight Deal, Meridiana, Italy’s 2nd largest airline, has non-stop tickets from <b>New</b> …

Ten dividend stars you've never heard of

Many of Britain’s dividend giants look vulnerable, so we have found 10 income gems outside the FTSE 100<p>Dividend growth is expected to be “lacklustre” in 2016, with some of Britain’s biggest payers facing an uphill struggle to return cash to shareholders, analysts have warned.<p>Researchers at Capita …

Investing

Superman Of Stocks Paul Scolardi Wants To Help You Get Super Rich

Though he’s often referred to as “The Superman of Stocks”, Paul Scolardi’s superpowers are all self-made. A veteran stock trader of 17 years, Scolardi is known for his preternatural ability to spot momentum before it appears on nearly any other radar. In another lifetime, Scolardi was a CPA in …

Entrepreneurship

Warren Buffett's Career Advice Is Pure Gold

"I'm tap dancing to work every day."<p>Warren Buffett says he dances on his way in to work every day and it's not just because he's raking in the big bucks.<p>The 85-year-old businessman says choosing a job you love is the key to a long and fruitful career. "I'm tap dancing to work every day. There's …

Investing

22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another

Everyone knows Americans don't agree on pronunciations.<p>That's great, because regional accents are a major part of what makes American English so interesting.<p>Joshua Katz, a Ph.D. student of statistics at North Carolina State University, published a group of awesome visualizations of professor Bert …

Opinion: How fast we forget what drives stock prices

The great economist John Maynard Keynes once said: “Practical men, who believe themselves to be quite exempt from any intellectual influence, are …

The Future Of Warfare Is On Display At The U.S. Army's Big Convention

Smaller, smarter, faster and more automated are the big themes at this year’s Association of The United States Army conference. The arms expo outside …

12 remote hotels where you can unplug completely

Our fast-paced lives and increasingly hyper-connected world may be fun and exciting, but it can also be exhausting.<p>When we think of a real vacation, we picture escaping the bustling cities and swapping car alarms for crickets.<p>While backpacking up a mountain could do the trick, we're more inclined …

Why Under Armour’s Future Show Is Key To Its Brand Innovation Strategy

Executive vice president of innovation Kevin Haley talks about the annual R&D competition and its role in shaping the company’s future.<p>The overall winner of this year’s Under Armour Future Show Innovation Challenge is RaesWear, a small brand founded by Leigh Cockram, who designed a pouch-like …

Innovation

The lightest metal ever has been developed by Boeing - it's lighter than Styrofoam

Microlattice is the lightest metal ever to be invented - the structure is 99.99% air<p>Aerospace Boeing has invented the lightest metal ever, called microlattice. The product is 99.99 per cent air and will be used as a primary component in aerospace engineering - it'll be used to make space rockets.<p>By …

Engineering

The Mosquito single seater lightweight helicopter

Not to be confused with the Mosquito XE Ultralight Kit Helicopter the "Muecke" is similar in scale to the Two-seater Hummel fold up helicopter …

The Newest Army Helicopter Is An Incredible War Machine [VIDEO]

The United States Army is set to display the newest Army helicopter at the Association of the United States Army exhibition Oct. 12, and people will …

Here are the 19 richest private equity titans in America

MORGAN STANLEY: Here are 36 stocks that should thrive no matter what

But even if the markets and economy as a whole were to turn, there will continue to be growth stories here and there that'll deliver no matter what.<p>These are the secular growth stories.<p>On Tuesday, Morgan Stanley released its annual list of secular growth stocks.<p>"To build this Secular Growth Stocks …

For Hedge Funds, The Real Pain Is Only Just Starting

In the aftermath of the August hedge fund slaughter in which the most widely held by "smart money" stocks got pummeled leading to the marquee hedge …

Investing

Best Fishing Kayak: Going Against The Flow

Having the best kayak for fishing can make all the difference in the world, especially for those who are avid fishermen. Nothing can be more …

Private equity giant drops key piece of investor protection

Advent International, a $32 billion private equity firm with offices in a dozen countries, is not including a preferred return (i.e., hurdle) on its …

Venture Capital

You want to be a top trader? Forget banks. Forget hedge funds. Try this

Where are the most exciting opportunities for trading professionals now? If senior traders’ recent migration out of banks is anything to go by, …

These are the 20 biggest hedge funds in the world

Hedge funds are a huge force in the financial world but they're not always the most transparent.<p>Below is a list of the 20 largest hedge funds by gross assets covered by data compiler Graypools.<p>The figures were drawn from regulatory filings prepared by the firms themselves for the end of the second …

Venture Capital

Marketing To A High-End Consumer, Using The Luxury Strategy

9 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>40 years ago, a group of European luxury brands, famous but small at the time, decided to use the opportunity of globalization to grow significantly beyond the small circle of their happy-but-few …

Marketing

Wall St. set to open lower ahead of Fed decision

(Reuters) - Major Wall Street indexes gave up a 1-percent rally to end lower on Thursday after the Federal Reserve cited concerns about global economic growth in its decision to hold off on raising interest rates.<p>The U.S. central bank held rates steady in a bow to worries about the global economy, …

Stock Markets

Opinion: Must-know money lessons from this volatile stock market

Stock market declines are unsettling, but they also can teach important lessons. For starters, precarious markets remind us that volatility is …

Dutch Air Force Chief Slams US Army Helicopter Plan

LONDON — The head of the Royal Netherlands Air Force has a message for his U.S. Army colleagues developing the military helicopter of the future: …

Military

Airbus U.S. plant cheaper than France, Germany, CEO tells paper

Local production is needed to meet U.S. demand for aircraft, which could become a hub for exports, Bregier told the paper. New production techniques and lower costs for non-unionised labor help to make the United States an attractive location, he said.<p>"The aircraft which are made there are destined …

NO MAN LEFT BEHIND: Marines Ride on Apache Helicopter Wings in Daring Rescue

There’s hardcore and then there’s “strap me on the wing of this Apache to rescue my brother in arms” hardcore. This is that second kind of …