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Private equity can still find ‘diamonds in the rough’: Apollo exec

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FILE PHOTO: Joshua Harris, co-founder and a member of the board of directors at Apollo Global Management speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and Read More

US oil and gas rig count posts first weekly gain in nearly two months, up 5 to 954: Enverus

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Houston — Rig increase may be simply ‘noise’: analyst Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now US rig count now down over 275 in 10 months Oil-driven rigs rise by 8; gas rigs down 3 The US oil and gas rig count posted its first weekly gain in Read More

Tech investors: No broad lessons seen in WeWork valuation drama

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two top technology investors cautioned against drawing broadconclusions about the valuation of private companies from questions swirling around U.S. office-sharing startup WeWork. FILE PHOTO: The WeWork logo is displayed on the entrance of a co-working space in New York City, New York U.S., January 8, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo Scott Kupor, Read More

Shaman on trek to expel ‘demon’ Putin arrested

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By Diana Magnay, Moscow correspondent A Siberian shaman walking across Russia on a mission to expel Vladimir Putin from the Kremlin has been arrested by armed police. Aleksandr Gabyshev was six months and 3,000km (1,864 miles) into an epic journey he claimed was divinely inspired. He was arrested near Lake Baikal in Siberia at a Read More

Hydrostor Announces Close of US$37 Million Growth Financing

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TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hydrostor, a leading developer of Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage (A-CAES) projects, announced today the closing of US$37 million (C$49 million) in growth financing. RBC Capital Markets acted as Hydrostor’s advisor on the transaction. Meridiam, the global developer, asset and fund manager specializing in sustainable infrastructure and energy Read More

SEC’s Clayton worries about private markets, negative rates

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission chair Jay Clayton said on Thursday he was concerned about the growth of private markets and negative interest rates as policymakers try to stimulate growth. FILE PHOTO: Jay Clayton, Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, speaks at the Economic Club of New York luncheon Read More

Suicide attack on Afghan hospital kills at least 20

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By Emily Mee, news reporter At least 20 people have been killed and more than 90 wounded in a suicide bombing on a hospital in southern Afghanistan. Hospital visitors used shawls and blankets to carry casualties inside the heavily-bombed building, while the worst of the wounded were rushed to hospitals in nearby Kandahar. The explosion Read More

U.S. labor market remains strong, manufacturing still weak

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment increased less than expected last week, pointing to strong labor market conditions that should continue to support an economy growing at a moderate pace. FILE PHOTO: Job seekers line up at TechFair in Los Angeles, California, U.S. March 8, 2018. REUTERS/Monica Almeida/File Photo Other Read More

Many wind turbines are slated to come online in the United States in 2019 and 2020

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September 19, 2019 The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects that U.S. wind capacity additions in both 2019 and in 2020 will be near the annual record level of additions set in 2012. Wind capacity additions through June 2019 totaled 3.7 gigawatts (GW). According to projects reported to EIA through surveys and on EIA’s Preliminary Read More

Shares inch higher after Fed cut; BOJ, SNB, BoE keep powder dry

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LONDON (Reuters) – World share markets and bond yields nudged modestly higher on Thursday as the U.S. Federal Reserve’s second interest rate cut of the year and promises of support from other top central banks kept global recession jitters at bay. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of Read More