UPDATE 2-U.S. charges three in alleged Russian spy ring in NYC

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 20:41
NEW YORK, Jan 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Monday unveiled criminal charges against three men for their alleged involvement in a Russian spy ring operating in New York City.
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Complaints over mis-sold loan insurance by British banks decline

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 20:01
LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - The number of complaints received by Britain's Financial Ombudsman Service about the mis-selling of loan insurance by banks and other financial services firms fell in the...
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RPT-COLUMN-Has China's base metals import appetite peaked?: Andy Home

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 20:00
LONDON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Not so very long ago base metals bulls marched to the beat of the monthly release of China's trade figures.
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Judge approves request to create SAC insider trading victims' fund

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 19:47
WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge has granted a request by securities regulators to create a $602 million fund to compensate victims of insider trading at a unit of the hedge fund...
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CBO lowers cost forecast for Obamacare's insurance subsidies

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 18:49
WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Obamacare will cost 7 percent less than expected over the next decade for federal subsidies to help lower-income people pay for private health insurance, congressional...
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UPDATE 1-Elliott reveals Informatica stake, may push sale -source

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 18:13
Jan 26 (Reuters) - Activist investor Elliott Management disclosed an 8 percent stake in enterprise software maker Informatica Corp in a filing on Monday, and may push for the company to be sold,...
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UPDATE 5-Wall Street left with skeleton crews down as blizzard bears down

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 18:09
NEW YORK, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A blizzard bearing down on New York hollowed out Wall Street offices on Monday, leaving most investment banks and fund managers with skeleton staffs as many employees...
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Australian shares seen lacklustre, miners eyed

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 18:04
SYDNEY, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Australian shares are set for a sluggish start on Tuesday following a three-day weekend, with a mildly positive close on Wall Street providing only a small incentive for...
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UPDATE 1-Ocwen calls investor claims baseless

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 17:46
Jan 26 (Reuters) - Mortgage servicer Ocwen Financial Group said on Monday a group of investors had no basis for claiming it failed to live up to its agreements to collect payments on $82 billion...
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SEC pushes for reversal of major U.S. insider trading ruling

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 17:39
NEW YORK, Jan 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday supported a bid by prosecutors in New York for a shot at overturning a ruling that cleared two hedge fund managers...
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UPDATE 3-S&P downgrades Russia's sovereign credit rating to "junk"

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 17:23
* Russia hit by sanctions, oil price fall (Adds Finance Minister comments)
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RPT-UPDATE 1-China's Dalian Wanda to invest $1 bln in Sydney property development

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 17:08
HONG KONG, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Dalian Wanda Group, China's biggest commercial real estate conglomerate, said on Monday it is investing $1 billion in a prime property development close to Sydney...
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RPT-India turns to corner shops, mobile phones for banking revolution

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 17:00
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, Jan 26 (Reuters) - India is betting that mobile phone vendors, fuel stations and corner stores can help it put basic banking within the grasp of hundreds of millions of its poor...
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Activist Elliott discloses stake in Informatica, could push for sale -source

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 16:59
Jan 26 (Reuters) - Activist investor Elliott Management disclosed an 8 percent stake in enterprise software maker Informatica Corp in a filing on Monday and may push for the company to be sold,...
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UPDATE 1-U.S. Democratic senators set resolution countering push for tougher Iran sanctions

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 16:56
WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. senators introduced a resolution on Monday opposing more sanctions on Iran unless nuclear talks fail or Tehran breaks an agreement, countering a push...
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UPDATE 1-U.S. govt unveils goal to move Medicare away from fee-for-service

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 16:52
WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Monday unveiled an ambitious plan to control health costs by moving the $2.9 trillion U.S. health systems away from costly fee-for-service...
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U.S. Treasury could extend borrowing to September or October-CBO

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 16:51
WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department can probably extend its borrowing capacity until September or October through extraordinary cash management measures if Congress fails to...
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France says EU ministers to press ahead with transactions tax talks

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 16:47
BRUSSELS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Austria will spearhead fresh efforts by eleven European finance ministers to reach a deal on an elusive financial transactions tax, France's finance minister said on...
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UPDATE 1-U.S. charges three in alleged Russian spy ring in NYC

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 16:40
NEW YORK, Jan 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Monday unveiled criminal charges against three men for their alleged involvement in a Russian spy ring operating in New York City.
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UPDATE 1-Ohio sues over Obamacare taxes on state, local governments

Real Estate News - Mon, 2015-01-26 16:16
Jan 26 (Reuters) - The state of Ohio filed a lawsuit on Monday that claims Obamacare tax assessments against state and local governments for public employee health plans are unconstitutional.
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