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Growing foreign fund influence a risk for emerging markets: BIS
By Reuters
09/15/2014 12:29:59 PM ET

LONDON (Reuters)—The global fund management industry is a potential source of risk for emerging markets because of its vast size and herd-like investor behavior that can exacerbate asset price fluctuations, a BIS report said on Sunday [Sept. 14].
Investigators turn bankers into informants in forex probe: report
By Reuters
09/15/2014 12:24:36 PM ET

NEW YORK (Reuters)—U.S. investigators have turned several bank employees into informants to gather evidence against some of their colleagues in the probe of possible manipulation of currency markets, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Good corporate governance leads to higher stock gains: study
By Reuters
09/15/2014 12:18:09 PM ET

LONDON (Reuters)—Good corporate governance and a focus on environmental and social issues by companies lead to higher share price performance, according to a new study released on Monday [Sept. 15].
Investors boost hedge fund holdings in August: data
By Reuters
09/12/2014 12:02:23 AM ET

LONDON (Reuters) - Hedge fund investors added more cash than they redeemed from the asset class in September, following performance gains during August, new data showed on Thursday [Sept. 11].
Argentina's Congress passes debt restructuring law with eye on next payment
By Reuters
09/11/2014 12:59:42 PM ET

Editor's note: This version of the story has been updated throughout. BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—Argentina's Congress on Thursday [Sept. 11] passed a new bill designed to enable the government to resume debt payments to bondholders in defiance of a U.
U.S. judge holds off on Citi subpoena in Argentine bond case
By Reuters
09/10/2014 5:26:07 PM ET

NEW YORK (Reuters)—A U.S. judge said on Wednesday [Sept. 10] he would wait for a decision on a pending appeal before ordering Citigroup Inc. to comply with a subpoena seeking details of any threats from Argentina to process payments the court had blocked.
Argentina says U.N. vote vindicates its debt fight against 'vultures'
By Reuters
09/10/2014 2:17:18 PM ET

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—The Argentine government said Wednesday [Sept. 10] that its refusal to repay a group of U.S. hedge funds that stand to profit on the country's defaulted debt was vindicated by the United Nations' support for a multilateral plan handling bond restructurings.
Retail hedge funds to raise $49 billion in next 12 months: survey
By Reuters
09/08/2014 11:53:57 AM ET

LONDON (Reuters)—Investors are expected to pump $49 billion into funds that mimic hedge fund strategies over the next year, to make so-called "liquid alternatives" the fastest growing part of the asset management industry, according to a new survey. That would mark a 44 percent jump in the amount of money brought in by these funds in the last year, according to the survey of almost 300 hedge fund managers and investors overseeing $6.
Argentina says 'many creditors' want to swap into local law debt
By Reuters
09/05/2014 4:56:45 PM ET

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—Many investors are interested in swapping global Argentine bonds for paper governed by local law, the government said on Friday [Sept. 5], a day after the Senate approved the proposed debt exchange as a way to circumvent U.
Argentine Senate approves debt swap plan in defiance of U.S. courts
By Reuters
09/04/2014 11:45:24 AM ET

Editor's note: This version of the story has been updated throughout. BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—Argentina's Senate on Thursday [Sept. 4] passed a bill aimed at circumventing U.
Argentina proposes France as bond payment jurisdiction
By Reuters
09/03/2014 3:23:39 PM ET

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—Argentina's Senate on Wednesday [Sept. 3] began debating a bill designed to sidestep U.S. court rulings that led to the South American country's July debt default, including an amendment to add France as a jurisdiction for making bond payments.
Argentina to appeal U.S. judge's order calling bond payment illegal
By Reuters
09/02/2014 12:07:23 PM ET

NEW YORK (Reuters)—Argentina said on Friday [Aug. 29] it would appeal a U.S. judge's decision declaring a $539 million payment the country deposited with Bank of New York Mellon Corp.
U.S. judge sets hearing in Argentina bond case over Citi subpoena
By Reuters
09/02/2014 11:55:52 AM ET

NEW YORK (Reuters)—A U.S. judge overseeing litigation by Argentina and creditors who did not participate in the country's past debt restructurings on Friday [Aug.
Argentina says must settle with all holdout investors together
By Reuters
08/27/2014 3:10:10 PM ET

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—Argentina's government on Wednesday [Aug. 27] ruled out further piecemeal debt negotiations with a small group of U.S. hedge funds and said the country needed to strike a deal with all bondholders who rejected past restructuring agreements as a single group.
BNY Mellon sucked into center of Argentine debt storm
By Reuters
08/26/2014 3:50:14 PM ET

Editor's note: This version of the story has been updated throughout. BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—Bank of New York Mellon found itself front and center of Argentina's debt battle on Tuesday [Aug.
CME says trading halt linked to software reconfigurations
By Reuters
08/25/2014 3:53:37 PM ET

CHICAGO (Reuters)—CME Group Inc., the world's largest futures exchange operator, said it halted trading on its electronic platform for four hours on Monday [Aug.
U.S. judge calls Argentina debt swap plan 'illegal'
By Reuters
08/22/2014 10:53:53 AM ET

NEW YORK (Reuters)—U.S. District Judge Thomas Griesa on Thursday [Aug. 21] called Argentina's proposed debt restructuring plan "illegal" but stopped short of holding the country in contempt, saying that would not help resolve the dispute that led to the nation's second default in a dozen years.
NML Capital calls on U.S. court to hold Argentina in contempt
By Reuters
08/21/2014 1:54:23 PM ET

NEW YORK (Reuters)—A U.S. investment fund pressing for full repayment on Argentine debt is urging a U.S. judge to consider declaring Argentina in contempt after Buenos Aires announced plans to skirt court rulings that pushed it into default.
Hedge fund exit requests rise in August
By Reuters
08/20/2014 5:37:09 PM ET

LONDON (Reuters)—Investor requests to pull out money from hedge funds rose in August, according to data released on Wednesday [Aug. 20], an increase typically seen at this time of year.
Argentina bonds, peso reel on country's debt swap plan
By Reuters
08/20/2014 5:21:52 PM ET

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters)—Argentina's new plan to skirt U.S. courts and resume payment on defaulted bonds aims to protect creditors who participated in two debt restructurings, the economy minister said on Wednesday [Aug.






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