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Downside Risks to Global GDP Growth

Fitch Ratings' latest Global Economic Outlook forecasts that global growth will pick up in 2015 and 2016. Unfortunately, Fitch sees the risks being weighted to the downside. Growth in emerging ...
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Trina Solar’s Complicated Capital Raise via Notes and Shares

Trina Solar Ltd. (NYSE: TSL) is one of the top solar players in the world, and the company claimed to have power output world records in three of the past ...
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Kimree Files for IPO: Profitable E-Cigarette Maker in China

Kimree Inc. has filed an F-1 statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering. No terms were given for the offering, but it can ...
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ChinaNet Gains Momentum Following Alibaba

ChinaNet Online Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: CNET) hit a multiyear high on Monday after announcing news of its most recent growth strategy in digital advertising and that it won the “Best ...
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Gambling

More Negative Analyst Views for Macau Casinos

The Macau region in China has been the target of many analysts’ downgrades in the casino sector recently, with Sterne Agee the most recent to have cautious views. David Bain ...
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SinoCoking Captures Another Government Pact

SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOK) hit its stride right out of the gate Tuesday morning. The Chinese energy producer jumped again on new developments of its ...
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Alibaba Boosts IPO Price Range

In a filing late Monday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. raised the expected price range on its initial public offering (IPO) from the ...
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Why China’s Insatiable Appetite for Coal Has Likely Peaked

By Nick Cunningham of Oilprice.com A recent report from Greenpeace found that China's coal consumption declined in the first half of this year and new Chinese government data suggests that ...
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6 Stocks Portfolio Managers Are Selling to Fund New Alibaba Stakes

The upcoming Alibaba IPO is going to instantly create another instant mega-cap stock for portfolio managers to invest in. The problem that many of these portfolio managers will face is ...
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IPO Week Ahead: Alibaba Aims for Biggest U.S. IPO Ever

Now that it is finally here, the coming week’s initial public offering (IPO) for China’s Alibaba Group Holding Co. Inc. is anything but anti-climactic. Everyone expected the offering to be ...
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Economic Numbers in China Looking Atrocious

Tracking economic data out of China is extremely hard to compare to the rest of the world. After all, most of the world would be thrilled to have growth numbers ...
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Strong Alibaba IPO Demand May Raise Price and Shares for Sale

After just four days of a planned 10-day road show, Alibaba Group Holdings Inc. and its underwriters are expected to close order books for the initial public offering (IPO) that ...
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The Most Educated Countries in the World

More people access higher education today than ever before. One in three adults in developed countries held a college degree in 2012, a substantial increase from 2000 when just over one in five had ...
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The Massive Number of Risk Disclosures in the Alibaba IPO Filing

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is set to come public in the week ahead. There are many things to consider in this offering. It is a great opportunity to own one ...
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SinoCoking: From Cheers to Reality Check

SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOK) is far from your normal company covered be major media, and that makes its wild share price move that much more ...
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