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Hedge funds snubbed in Alibaba IPO

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:12pm
Many hedge funds that placed orders for shares in Alibaba's initial public offering received woefully small allocations.
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Russian oligarch arrest strikes fear

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:04pm
Russian oligarchs are becoming increasingly worried about the country's investment climate and economy in general.
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Fantasy Football Weekly: Don't sleep on Cousins

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:54am
CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at this week's top fantasy football picks, with Optionmonster co-founders Jon and Pete Najarian. Who to start, who to sit, and who's this week's sleeper?
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Alibaba whipsaws in debut

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:53am
Alibaba shares fell below their opening price of $92.70 after initially spiking nearly 50% in its market debut.
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For banks, a September to remember

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:48am
What is historically the worst month for stocks may turn out to be the third quarter's best month for traders.
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Live blog: Alibaba IPO

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:33am
Early indications suggest the stock could open $25 or more higher after raising nearly $22 billion last night.
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Alibaba? Who's really going public today

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:14am
The Alibaba IPO is a big story but here's who is really going public today, says Michael Zakkour.
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Scottish leader quits after losing vote

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:13am
Scottish nationalist Alex Salmond resigned as leader of his party and will quit as First Minister after losing an independence referendum.
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FDA tweaks food and safety rules

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:06am
The government is rewriting sweeping new food safety rules after farmers complained that they could hurt business.
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Scotland's no vote: A win for betters

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:54am
The Scottish referendum revealed that the betting market was a better political forecaster than polls, finds the New York Time's The Upshot.
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Jack Ma: The full interview

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:30am
Alibaba's Jack Ma discusses his company's IPO, the responsibility to shareholders, and where the money is likely to be spent.
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Delayed iPhone launch spurs opportunity

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:14am
Opportunists cash in on the regulatory hurdles that caused launch delays in China for the new iPhone.
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Shocked by the Scotland vote?

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:12am
If you were shocked by the Scotland vote, you weren't paying attention. The spreads gave it away. Here's what else they'll tell you.
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Hype? Why some are avoiding Alibaba

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:01am
Just because sentiment is running in favor of the stock on the company's big day, doesn't mean everyone's bullish on the stock.
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Lead indicators rise in August

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:00am
An index that hints at the outlook for the U.S. economy rose modestly in August but fell short of Wall Street expectations.
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Japan's richest man: Would buy more Alibaba

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:52am
SoftBank CEO & Alibaba director Masayoshi Son, provides perspective on the business of Alibaba on its big IPO day.
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Fama: active investing 'never' good

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:18am
Eugene Fama, the University of Chicago investing researcher, once again warned investors against the lure of active management.
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Best apps for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:06am
Here are a few standout apps for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
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'We're ready to go' for Alibaba IPO: NYSE

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:59am
NYSE President Thomas Farley said the exchange is confident ahead of the start of trading of Alibaba, but "not overconfident."
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Siemens to offer $6.1B for Dresser Rand

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:55am
Siemens plans to offer more than $6.1 billion for U.S. compressor and turbine maker Dresser-Rand, Germany's Manager Magazin said on Friday.
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