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Banks Struggle to Unload Oil Loans

Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, UBS and other large banks face tens of millions of dollars in losses on loans they made to energy companies last year, a sign of investor jitters in a sector battered by the oil slump......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 19th, 2015

Women’s Empowerment

Pax Ellevate Management is encouraging the companies in its Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Index Fund (PXWEX) to sign onto the Women’s Empowerment Principles, a joint initiative of the United Nations Global Compact and UN Women. Content Classi.....»»

Category: topSource: wealthmanagementMar 10th, 2015

Shoppers Return to Chain Stores

Shoppers are making a comeback especially to J.C. Penney, Old Navy and retailers catering to lower income Americans, a sign that a battered segment of consumers is on the mend......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 26th, 2015

Activewear Stretches Fashion Week Boundaries

Thanks to Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU.O), women who have never seen a “downward dog” position are now wearing yoga pants to malls, the supermarket, even cocktail parties. For 20 years, LULU has led the transition of yoga clothing from the exercise .....»»

Category: topSource: alphanowFeb 24th, 2015

West hikes warnings over Ukraine truce as new flashpoint ignites

Debaltseve (Ukraine) (AFP) - The West sounded more forceful warnings over Ukraine's battered truce Sunday as fighting raged around the port city of Mariupol and the warring sides wrangled over withdrawing heavy weapons.The volatility was underlined by a b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 22nd, 2015

Activewear Stretches Fashion Week Boundaries

Thanks to Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU.O), women who have never seen a “downward dog” position are now wearing yoga pants to malls, the supermarket, even cocktail parties. For 20 years, LULU has led the transition of yoga clothing from the exercise .....»»

Category: topSource: alphanowFeb 19th, 2015

Afghans Get Death Penalty in Rape Case

An Afghan court sentenced seven men to death for their involvement in the recent gang rape of a group of women, in a case that sparked national outrage and prompted the direct intervention of President Hamid Karzai......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 8th, 2014

Afghan Men Get Death Penalty in Rape Case

An Afghan court sentenced seven men to death for their involvement in the recent gang rape of a group of women, in a case that sparked national outrage and prompted the direct intervention of President Hamid Karzai......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 7th, 2014

Under Armour Goes After Lululemon With Gisele And "Womanifesto"

Under Armour is going after the women's market like never before -- and taking direct aim at their main rival in this lucrative sector, yogawear giant Lululemon. Under Armour is going after the women's market like never before -- and taking direct a.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 4th, 2014

Canada July trade surplus jumps to near six-year high

By David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's trade surplus in July jumped to a near six-year high of C$2.58 billion ($2.37 billion) in another sign the long-battered export sector could be on its way to a lasting recovery. Statistics Canada, which .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 4th, 2014

Sand-nado - Beijing Battered By Blanket Of Red Dust

In yet another ripped from the movies-screen-esque event, Beijing was brought to a standstill today as a massive Interstellar-like sandstorm covered the Chinese capital in thick blanket of red dust, sparking social media discussions of the end of the worl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge32 min. ago

London Bookmakers No Longer Taking Bets On Grexit, Regulators Prepare For Derivatives Fallout

Buy and sell side volume has correlated regarding Grexit, and that lopsided market usually isn't a good sign for market makers The post London Bookmakers No Longer Taking Bets On Grexit, Regulators Prepare For Derivatives Fallout appeared first on ValueWa.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk2 hr. 58 min. ago

Market News: American Express, Advanced Micro Devices, Mattel

The equity markets in the United States and other countries suffered significant declines today amid investors’ selloff. One of the reasons behind the decline of the broader stock market was the tightening of trading rules in China. Sign up for our free.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk2 hr. 58 min. ago

LaMarcus Aldridge, one of the top NBA free agents this summer, has an $80 million incentive to sign a 1-year deal

Portland Trail Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge will be one of the most coveted free agents when he hits the open market this summer. While teams with cap space will surely try to pursue him, Aldridge has given every indication that he would like to stay wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider2 hr. 58 min. ago

PBN"s 2015 Women Who Mean Business event: Slideshow

More than 500 people packed the Monarch Room at The Royal Hawaiian for PBN’s Women Who Mean Business event, where Hawaii’s top 25 women-owned businesses, 15 up-and-coming women in their fields, 10 nonprofit executives and 15 women executives and busin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 58 min. ago

Inna Shevchenko: If I Ruled the World

One law I would pass? A law obliging every country to stop any co-operation, meeting and agreements with any state whose rulers don’t respect the convention on human rights.   Whom I would ennoble? Every new-born girl, so women finally can be proud o.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweek2 hr. 58 min. ago

A quick in and out

BYHOURS, a Spanish hotel-reservation platform that allows customers to rent rooms in three-hour slots, is looking to expand into Britain. Travelmole reports that the website aims to sign up 25 hotels in the country by the end of the month, although s.....»»

Category: topSource: economist2 hr. 58 min. ago

Cramer: Why you should love secondary offerings

Aren't secondary offerings a sign to sell?.....»»

Category: topSource: madmoney4 hr. 32 min. ago

Cramer: The telltale sign your stock has bottomed

"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer shares how you can tell a stock has reached a buyable bottom......»»

Category: topSource: madmoney4 hr. 32 min. ago

Slight Production Declines Hide Bigger Oil Storage Issues

By EconMatters   Storage Builds Everyone this week focused on the slight production declines that this was a sign to go long oil, but what seemed to go under the radar was another build in both Cushing and the Gulf Coast storage hubs.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge4 hr. 32 min. ago