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channelnewsasia.com 20hours ago

Commentary: Seniors Do Well At Their Jobs Yet Ageist Myths And Negative Stereotypes Persist - Cna

To move beyond retirement and re-employment will require bold changes from companies and supervisors, says SUSS’ Helen Ko. : To move beyond retirement and re-employment will require bold changes from companies and supervisors, says SUSS’ Helen Ko.
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business-standard.com 1 hour, 55 minutes ago

Ashok Leyland Plans To Invest Rs 70 Crore To Set Up Africa Unit | Business Standard News

Presently 24th in global ranking, it aims to be among the top 10 in about nine years. : Ashok Leyland is going to invest $10 million (about Rs 70 crore) in the west African nation of Ivory Coast to set up an assembling facility, sources said. The commercial vehicle (CV) major also inaugurated its office for the western African region at the Ivorian city of Abidjan. The company said it might set up a facility in the southern African nation of Zambia.
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business-standard.com 1 hour, 55 minutes ago

Pe Investor Quadria Capital Plans New $400-million Health Care Fund | Business Standard News

Quadria itself will focus on strategic initiatives and operational improvement in portfolio companies. : Quadria Capital, a health care-focused Asian private equity investor, is targeting a new $400-million fund for the sector. Quadria completed a first close of $194 mn in March. The investments would be in this country and others in South and Southeast Asia. International Financial Corporation, the World Bank's investment arm, is proposing a limited partnership investment in the proposed fund, of up to $25 million. The fund will be registered in Singapore, as a limited partnership.
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theatlantic.com 3 hours, 25 minutes ago

North Carolina V. Robinson: Returned To Death Row

In 1991, an 18-year-old named Marcus Robinson, along with a friend, carjacked a white teenager, who was later found dead at a construction site. At trial, Robinson and his accomplice each said the other had shot the victim.Both Robinson and the friend were black, and race immediately became a hallmark of the prosecution's strategy in Robinson's trial. During jury selection, John Dickson, the prosecutor, asked a potential black juror if he had trouble reading; he did not ask any white candidates that question. He struck five out of 10 black jury candidates and only four out of 28 nonblack candidates.
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cnbc.com 4 hours, 55 minutes ago

Income Sharing Agreements Could Cost Students More Than Loans

Venture capitalists, colleges and politicians are working to make income sharing agreements the norm on campuses. Consumer advocates are worried.
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in.reuters.com 5 hours, 35 minutes ago

Exclusive: Third Point Builds Stake In Ray-ban Maker Essilorluxottica - Sources

Third Point LLC, the U.S. hedge fund that has pushed for changes at companies ranging from Nestle SA to Campbell Soup Co, has amassed a stake in Ray-Ban maker EssilorLuxottica SA, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
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kdal610.com 6 hours, 5 minutes ago

Exclusive: Third Point Builds Stake In Ray-ban Maker Essilorluxottica - Sources | News | Newstalk 610 Am & 103.9 Fm Kdal

(Reuters) - Third Point LLC, the U.S. hedge fund that has pushed for changes at companies ranging from Nestle SA to Campbell Soup Co , has amassed a stake in Ray-Ban maker EssilorLuxottica SA , people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. Third Point, run by billionaire investor Daniel Loeb, is targeting EssilorLuxottica amid a power struggle inside the world's largest lenses and glasses manufacturer, following its formation last year through a 48 billion euro ($53 billion) merger of France's Essilor and Italy's Luxottica.
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businessinsider.com 6 hours, 25 minutes ago

Top Business Stories This Week: Wall Street Hiring, Oracle

Hello! There's an old adage that the most valuable asset a financial institution has walks out the door every day. That may seem less true today, as Wall Street firms invest billions into their own tech and startups. But the denizens of Wall Street still have a significant part to play. In dealmaking, star bankers are in high demand. As Alex Morrell reported this week, Bank of America Merrill Lynch has been on an investment-banking hiring blitz, with the bank most recently landing a Lazard veteran who worked on a $100 billion beer merger.
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channelnewsasia.com 6 hours, 35 minutes ago

Exclusive: Third Point Builds Stake In Ray-ban Maker Essilorluxottica - Sources - Cna

Third Point LLC, the U.S. hedge fund that has pushed for changes at companies ranging from Nestle SA to Campbell Soup Co , has amassed a stake in Ray-Ban maker EssilorLuxottica SA , people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
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barrons.com 9 hours, 55 minutes ago

University Of Notre Dame Bought Up Netflix Stock, Sold Microsoft, Alphabet - Barron's

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit http://www.djreprints.com. https://www.barrons.com/articles/university-notre-dame-netflix-stock-sold-microsoft-alphabet-51566495376 The University of Notre Dame's investment office has "a long-term orientation to our investment partnerships and approach." But the university made big changes in its U.S.-traded stock investments in the relatively short time frame of the second quarter. Notre Dame initiated a position in streaming giant Netflix stock (ticker: NFLX), halved its holdings in both Microsoft (MSFT) and class C shares of Alphabet (GOOG), and exited Open Text (OTEX).
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valuewalkpremium.com 10 hours, 35 minutes ago

Andrew Chanin And Micah Walter-range: Procure Space Etf Objective - Valuewalk Premium

ValueWalk's Raul Panganiban interviews Andrew Chanin, CEO at ProcureAM and Micah Walter-Range, president of Caelus Partners. In this part, Andrew and Micah discuss the objective of the Procure Space ETF, the space industry and the common misconceptions surrounding it, their views on Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson, Jacob Wolinsky is the founder of ValueWalk.com, a popular value investing and hedge fund focused investment website. Prior to ValueWalk, Jacob was VP of Business Development at SumZero.
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