Capital Markets

China says to steadily expand opening of capital markets

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's securities regulator pledged on Wednesday to expand access to capital markets for all types of investors, while encouraging more long-term institutional participation in the financial domain.<p>In a brief report on its website, the China Securities Regulatory …

China

Discovery and Scripps consider a combo to fight US media trends

Cable channel providers have been getting hit from a number of angles for some time: Major distributors have combined, millennials are “cutting the …

China and Emerging Asia: A New Dawn for the Capital Markets

Home > Insights > China and Emerging Asia: A New Dawn for the Capital Markets<p>Viewpoints<p>Asia’s integration into world financial markets may be …

Economy

Lendingkart Group Strengthens Core Leadership Team; Ropes in Two New Vice Presidents

Utsav Mehrotra joins as Vice President of Capital Markets and Abhishek Arora as the Vice President of Revenue & Operations

Startups

Greece tests appetite for first bond sale since 2014

Greece is seeking to tap the debt market for the first time in three years on Tuesday, as bankers canvas investors on their appetite for a new …

Greece

Greece attempts to return to bond markets

The Greek government has started an auction of five-year sovereign bonds. The measure serves as a test run in preparation for the debt-ridden …

Economy

Greece stages a welcome return to capital markets

It is precisely five years since Mario Draghi declared the European Central Bank ready “to do whatever it takes” to preserve the euro. With the …

Greece

Greek bond sale points to end of bailout era

Greece successfully sold debt to private investors for the first time in three years on Tuesday, making a significant first step toward financial independence when its third international bailout ends next year.<p>The deal came a month after euro-zone finance ministers signed off on a new loan and …

Greece

Time For Chipotle To Replicate McDonald's Playbook

We view the weakness in the past two months as overdone at this point with investors pricing in an unlikely draconian view of the Company’s …

Stocks

SIS India sets IPO band at Rs 805-815

The company is estimated to raise around Rs 780 crore at the higher end of the price band.<p>New Delhi, Jul 24:<p>Security and Intelligence Services …

India

Citigroup reveals Brexit plan to create 150 EU jobs and new broker-dealer base in Frankfurt

Citigroup has become the latest big bank to confirm expansion plans in EU cities due to Brexit.<p>Jim Cowles, Citi’s chief executive for Europe, Middle …

Brexit

Wall Street Sees Darks Days Ahead for Chipotle After Norovirus Outbreak In Virginia

Even though Chipotle (cmg) is emphasizing that the norovirus outbreak at a Virginia location is an isolated incident, Wall Street seems to agree that …

Business

Media Execs Growing More Concerned About Economy, Access To Capital, Travel Restrictions

Media and entertainment industry executives have grown less confident about the economy, and cite the volatility of capital markets as their No. 1 …

Economy

New York Manufacturing Is Much Weaker than Expected

Although just one of several regional manufacturing reports, the Empire State Manufacturing Survey gets some extra weight since it is the first one …

Economy

Bank loan slowdown could be really bad news for U.S. banks: Rafferty Capital Markets

Richard Bove, VP of equity research at Rafferty Capital Markets, joins BNN's Jon Erlichamn for a look at the key takeaways from the kickoff from U.S. …

Business (Canada)

BMO Capital Markets names new global co-heads of M&A

TORONTO/NEW YORK -- Bank of Montreal's (BMO.TO) capital markets division on Thursday said it had made changes to its investment banking team, …

Business (Canada)

Bank of Montreal appoints Andre Hidi as vice-chair of capital markets

Bank of Montreal has appointed veteran deal maker Andre Hidi to be the vice-chair of its capital markets division.<p>Mr. Hidi, who has worked at the bank for 13 years, had been the global head of BMO’s mergers and acquisitions (M&A) group, managing an almost 100-person team across Canada and the …

Mortgages

Fiduciary Debate Rages On as Wagner Pushes DOL Rule Alternative

Wagner says her best interest standard ‘applies to both investment and retirement accounts, unlike Labor’s rule’<p>Lawmakers and industry officials …

Investing

Seismic Foundry sizes up fintech startups in capital markets

Co-founded by five seasoned veterans of the capital markets space, Seismic Foundry is jumping aboard...

Banking

Keep An Eye On Brexit And Trump -- But Ignore China At Your Peril

Political and economic influences drive capital markets and, therefore, investor returns.<p>The markets are — as a result and unsurprisingly — avidly following every twist and turn of the U.S. political landscape and the start of Britain’s divorce proceedings from the European Union. These obsessions …

Economy

Deutsche Bank's Michael Richardson takes leave

Deutsche Bank's long-serving head of equity capital markets for Australia, Michael Richardson, has resigned from the bank.<p>New Deutsche Bank Australia …

Deutsche Bank

BMO Cuts Costco To Hold: Amazon Overshadows Strong Fundamentals

<b>Coscto</b> (COST) is lower Monday, following a downgrade from <b>BMO Capital Markets</b>.<p>Analysts <b>Kelly Bania</b> and <b>David Lantz</b> cut their rating on the stock to …

Markets

Puerto Rico’s Broken Promesa

Dinging creditors will not restore the island’s access to capital markets.<p>Puerto Rico’s government-owned electricity monopoly—known by the acronym Prepa—filed for bankruptcy protection July 2. It did so even though it had negotiated a restructuring agreement with creditors that would have saved …

Caribbean

Accenture reveals secret sauce for AI and machine learning

Accenture will be speaking at Newsweek's next AI and Data Science in Capital Markets event in New York City.<p>How do data scientists differentiate …

Machine Learning

Why Does America Hate Crypto So Much To Become No Go Zone For ICOs?

The US is rapidly becoming a ‘no go’ areas for ICOs as some states and the SEC want to lock everyone up that is linked to the new capital market for …

Bitcoin

Friday’s Jobs Report May Miss Expectations

With ADP's read on private sector job growth coming in below expectations on Thursday, Treasury strategists think there is a decent chance the …

Economy

IPO Financing To See Healthy Traction In FY2018

Helped by robust capital markets, IPO financing is likely to witness healthy traction in the current fiscal year, with loans for large-size public …

Venture Capital

Samsung could surpass Apple's operating profit in Q2

• Samsung (KS:005930) (OTC:SSNNF, OTC:SSNLF) could surpass Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in quarterly profit for the first time, according to CNBC.<br>• Samsung set to …

Stock Markets

Analysts size up Costco after strong June sales report

Shares of Costco (NASDAQ:COST) are volatile after the retailer easily topped estimates for June sales. After jumping over 2% to $161.35, shares are …

Business

Barred from capital markets by Sebi, former Tata Finance MD Dilip Pendse commits suicide in Mumbai

Police discovered a note in which Pendse claimed that ‘personal reasons’ were responsible for his decision to end his life.<p>Former Managing Director …

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