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Call for Tory election letters probe

Call for Tory election letters probe

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police have been asked to investigate claims letters sent in David Cameron’s name breached election law Police have been asked to investigate claims letters sent in David Cameron’s name led to a breach of election law. The former Liberal Democrat MP Adrian Sanders has demanded Devon and Cornwall Police […]

Nissan-Mitsubishi: A new rival for GM, Toyota?

Nissan-Mitsubishi: A new rival for GM, Toyota?}

Nissan to sink $2.2B into scandal-hit Mitsubishi

Nissan to sink $2.2B into scandal-hit Mitsubishi}

Euro Finance Heads Said to Weigh Closing Two Cyprus Banks – Bloomberg

Euro Finance Heads Said to Weigh Closing Two Cyprus Banks – Bloomberg

Euro-area finance chiefs, pressuring Cyprus to shrink its banking system as the condition for a bailout, are reviving demands they jettisoned last week as too extreme, four European officials said. Finance ministers for the 17 euro countries are considering a plan to shutter the two biggest banks in Cyprus and freeze the assets of uninsured […]

Sarkozy Pushes Back Against Campaign-Finance Inquiry – New York Times

The announcement late Thursday night by the investigative judge in the case created political shock waves, because it appeared to undermine the possibility of Mr. Sarkozy’s return to political life after narrowly losing the presidency, and with it his immunity from prosecution, last May. His friends and allies in his center-right party, the Union for […]

Euro zone finance ministers to meet Sunday on Cyprus: sources – Reuters

BRUSSELS | Fri Mar 22, 2013 4:45pm EDT BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Finance ministers from the 17-nation euro zone will hold talks on Sunday about a revised bailout of Cyprus, two euro zone sources told Reuters on Friday. The meeting was scheduled as Cypriot leaders said they were closing in on a deal to raise billions […]

Gold Not ‘Antifragile’ Enough for ‘Black Swan’ Author – Yahoo! Finance (blog)

Gold Not ‘Antifragile’ Enough for ‘Black Swan’ Author – Yahoo! Finance (blog)

Gold does not rust, spoil or otherwise decay. But to Nassim Taleb, it is not antifragile. Gold may be physically durable and culturally indispensable as a store of value over the centuries. Yet the metal doesn’t itself thrive by becoming stronger as a result of the inherent and unpredictable variations in conditions that the world […]

German Finance Minister says unsure if euro zone finance ministers to meet on … – Reuters

BERLIN | Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:55am EDT BERLIN (Reuters) – German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble said on Friday he did not know whether euro zone finance ministers would meet at the weekend over Cyprus, adding this would depend on whether Nicosia had a plan to present to the troika of international lenders. “I can’t […]

Now Powering Finance Data For 300 Startups, Yodlee Peels Back The Curtain … – TechCrunch

Now Powering Finance Data For 300 Startups, Yodlee Peels Back The Curtain … – TechCrunch

Compared to the glut of young tech startups that have popped up in the financial services space over the last several years, Yodlee is a veteran. Founded in 1999, the company got its start by developing technology to make the back-end aggregation of banking data more efficient and secure, leading to the birth of companies […]

German finance minister skeptical at Cypriot proposal: paper – Chicago Tribune

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