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The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Declined Slightly in November   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : The Conference Board
Source: PR Newswire - NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index ® decreased in November, following a slight decline in October. The Index now stands at 125.5 (1985=100), down from 126.1 in October. The...
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Standard and Poor’s affirms Malta’s A-/A-2' ratings with a positive outlook   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Standard & Poors
Source: The Malta Independent - The Ministry for Finance said it welcomed the latest credit rating report by Standard and Poor’s which affirms Malta’s A-/A-2' ratings with a positive outlook. Standard and Poor’s acknowledges that in recent...
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Standard and Poor's ups Greek credit rating by 1 notch to B+   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Standard & Poors
Source: Star Tribune - ATHENS, Greece — Standard and Poor's ratings agency has upgraded Greece's credit rating by one notch, from B to B+, citing reduced debt servicing risks following a deal last week with the country's international creditors....
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RiskMetrics Group to Acquire Institutional Shareholder Services Inc.   
(Tuesday - December 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Risk Metrics
Source: Business Wire - NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RiskMetrics Group, the leading financial risk management firm announced that it will acquire Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS). ISS is the world’s leading provider of proxy voting and...
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Staring into the British election looking glass   
(Tuesday - December 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Glass, Lewis & Co. LLC
Source: The Australian - Britain finds itself in a looking-glass world that even Lewis Carroll would have found absurd, where Corbyn plays an even Madder Hatter and the Lib Dems’ Jo Swinson appears the Queen of Hearts running as fast as she can to...
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5 Questions with Wayne Seaton, Global Jamaica Diaspora Council – USA Northeast Region   
(Tuesday - December 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Jantzi-Sustainalytics, Sustainalytics
Source: Jamaicans.com - Wayne Seaton is responsible for the strategic growth of Sustainalytics where he leads the integration of Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) in the global fixed income markets. Prior to joining...
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WPP's Annual Meeting in Dublin Is Likely to Draw Protesters   
(Tuesday - December 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Pensions Investment Research Consultants Ltd. (PIRC)
Source: Ad Age - These include Pensions Investment Research Consultants, which advised members to oppose the entire WPP Group directors' remuneration report because of "serious concerns over excessiveness in the policy." A statement from P.I.R.C....
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Worth Watching: Vanna Subs for Pat on 'Wheel,' Guest Hosts for Corden on 'Late Late Show,' Caroling with 'The Moodys'   
(Tuesday - December 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Moodys
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch - The Moodys (9/8c, Fox): The family's hard-knocks Christmas continues with two more back-to-back episodes, in which Sean Sr. (Denis Leary) rallies the troops to go caroling in the neighborhood, a task he takes extremely seriously....
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The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for France Increased   
(Tuesday - December 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : The Conference Board
Source: PR Newswire - NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index ® (LEI) for France increased 0.2 percent in September 2019 to 104.5 (2016=100). The composite economic indexes are the key elements in an...
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Standard and Poor's John Chambers Defends Decision to Downgrade U.S. Credit Rating   
(Tuesday - December 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Standard & Poors
Source: ABC News - Standard and Poor's managing director John Chambers defended his agency's controversial decision to downgrade the credit rating of the United States from AAA, saying there is a "1 in 3 chance" of a further downgrade if the fiscal...
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