List/Grid Monthly Archives: May 2015

Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison

Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison

Ross Ulbricht, the convicted founder of Silk Road, has been sentenced to life in prison for running the underground online drug bazaar, signaling the government’s seriousness in combatting Internet crime…. Read more »

China stock funds attract most cash since April 2008 in latest week: BofA

China stock funds attract most cash since April 2008 in latest week: BofA

Personal Finance | Fri May 29, 2015 2:09pm EDT NEW YORK | By Sam Forgione NEW YORK Investors worldwide poured $4.5 billion into funds that specialize in Chinese stocks in… Read more »

Vanguard ties help Wellington buck weak trend in active funds

Vanguard ties help Wellington buck weak trend in active funds

BOSTON While many U.S. asset managers that focus on stock picking are getting squeezed by low-cost passive rivals, at least one of them has found a way to benefit. Boston-based… Read more »

The Wall Street Journal: Snapchat discloses $650 million private placement

The Wall Street Journal: Snapchat discloses $650 million private placement

Snapchat Inc. disclosed it has offered to sell $650 million of stock in a private placement, an opportunity for the company and insiders to profit from the messaging company’s popularity…. Read more »

Metals Stocks: Gold futures score first monthly gain since January

Metals Stocks: Gold futures score first monthly gain since January

By Markets/commodities reporter Deputy markets editor Gold futures scored their first monthly gain in four months on Friday, but still settled lower for the week on the back of recent… Read more »

Capitol Report: U.S. Chamber of Commerce takes aim at Enron-era audit requirements

Capitol Report: U.S. Chamber of Commerce takes aim at Enron-era audit requirements

US Chamber of Commerce Building in Washington, DC. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said in a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board… Read more »

5 things to know from Google’s conference this week

5 things to know from Google’s conference this week

Google Inc. laid out plans to get into virtual reality, give Android Pay a makeover and release a new version of its mobile operating system, Android, at its annual developer… Read more »

New York's Bienville Capital sees bargains in Argentina

New York's Bienville Capital sees bargains in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES Argentina’s real estate, utility and agricultural sectors all offer a smart bet ahead of a change in government in December, said New York-based Bienville Capital Management, whose new… Read more »

The Wall Street Journal: Blatter gets fifth term as FIFA boss

The Wall Street Journal: Blatter gets fifth term as FIFA boss

ZURICH — FIFA President Joseph “Sepp” Blatter won a fifth, consecutive term leading the embattled organization when his only opponent conceded defeat — but not before forcing a rare, second… Read more »

Capitol Report: Hastert, who allegedly said he didn’t trust banks, worked at firm that represents them

Capitol Report: Hastert, who allegedly said he didn’t trust banks, worked at firm that represents them

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Dennis Hastert allegedly lied to federal investigators about not trusting banks. Until Thursday, he worked at a law and lobbying firm whose work includes representing them. Hastert,… Read more »

© 7837 Stock Investors News. All rights reserved. XHTML / CSS Valid.