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UPDATE 1-Kazakh March inflation slows to 0.3 pct m/m

(Reuters) - Inflation in Kazakhstan slowed to 0.3 percent month-on-month in March from 0.4 percent in February, data released on Monday by the State Statistics Agency showed.

5 2012 | Viewed: 497 | Analytics | Read full
Disasters Hit Lloyd's of London

Lloyd's of London, the U.K.'s 324-year-old insurance and reinsurance market, Wednesday posted its first pretax loss in six years after being hit by lower investment returns and a series of major catastrophes, in what industry experts call the second-costliest year on record in terms of insured disaster claims.

30 2012 | Viewed: 490 | Analytics | Read full
UniCredit's Bank Austria 2011 net falls 71 pct

VIENNA, March 28 (Reuters) - Net profit at UniCredit unit Bank Austria fell 71 percent in 2011 as impairments in eastern Europe, writedowns on Greek debt and bank levies eclipsed higher operating profit, emerging Europe's biggest lender said.

29 2012 | Viewed: 584 | Analytics | Read full
Women bankers riskier - Bundesbank study

Higher number of women on boards 'leads to more risky business'.

27 2012 | Viewed: 444 | Analytics | Read full
Student Loan Debt Crosses $1 Trillion Mark

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau yesterday revealed that outstanding student debt crossed the $1 trillion mark last year, 16 percent higher than an earlier estimate by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

24 2012 | Viewed: 560 | Analytics | Read full
The meltdown explanation that melts away

Although our understanding of what instigated the 2008 global financial crisis remains at best incomplete, there are a few widely agreed upon contributing factors.

20 2012 | Viewed: 455 | Analytics | Read full
Chinese economy slows more than expected

Focus likely to shift to growth as consumer inflation eases.

11 2012 | Viewed: 528 | Analytics | Read full
The new grease?

How to assess the risks of a 2012 oil shock.

11 2012 | Viewed: 530 | Analytics | Read full
Can Football Kick Its Addiction To Debt?

Spiralling wages and transfer fees have submerged Europe's football teams in billions off debt, and the sport's governing body seems helpless to do anything about it.

27 2012 | Viewed: 579 | Analytics | Read full
America's Blue Collar Nostalgia Masks Future Challenges

The U.S. manufacturing sector needs more skilled workers and can't support middle class living standards as it once did.

23 2012 | Viewed: 637 | Analytics | Read full
Asian shares jump after China eases banking rules

Investor appetite higher as Beijing cuts reserve requirement ratio.

21 2012 | Viewed: 667 | Analytics | Read full
Kazakh BTA bond near 7wk high on asset recovery hope

Kazakh BTA Bank's defaulted dollar bond traded near seven-week highs on Monday, after a British judge late last week sentenced its former chairman Mukhtar Ablyazov to 22 months in jail.

21 2012 | Viewed: 579 | Analytics | Read full
Could Twitter predict the stock market?

When Richard Peterson first started meeting with hedge funds about eight years ago to pitch using social media to predict market movement, investment managers looked at him as if he had just arrived from outer space.

21 2012 | Viewed: 557 | Analytics | Read full
Kazakhstan Jan industrial output up 1.9 pct yr/yr

Kazakhstan's industrial production growth slowed to 1.9 percent in January 2012 in year-on-year terms from 5.8 percent in the same month last year, data released on Monday by the State Statistics Agency showed.

16 2012 | Viewed: 532 | Analytics | Read full
S&P Downgrades 34 of 37 Italian Banks It Rates

UniCredit SpA (UCG), Italy's biggest bank, had its ratings lowered to BBB+/A-2 from A/A-1 by Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, following last month's sovereign downgrade.

13 2012 | Viewed: 559 | Analytics | Read full
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