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Third Point takes stake in Dover Corp, urges changes: letter

BOSTON (Reuters) – Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb’s hedge fund Third Point LLC bought a stake in Dover Corp during

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General Electric earnings to plunge on business woes, CEO warns

BOSTON — General Electric Co. (GE) on Friday reported third-quarter profit of $1.84 billion. On a per-share basis, the

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Misco UK plunges into administration – around 300 jobs lost at Northamptonshire-based firm | City & Business | Finance

The Northamptonshire-based firm has appointed joint administrators FRP Advisory after coming under pressure from Amazon’s incursion into the business-to-business

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Red, white or orange? Unique amber wine demands high prices

The sloping vineyards of New York’s Finger Lakes region known for producing golden-hued rieslings and chardonnays also are offering

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France faces butter shortage caused by pastry demand

Sacré beurre! France is facing a butter shortage. French pastries and butter have become so popular abroad that the

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The hurricane and disaster tally for insurers: $95 billion

For insurers, the costs of recent natural disasters are adding up. Swiss Re, one of the world’s biggest reinsurers,

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Pound V euro: GBP boosted by lowest September borrowing since 2007 | City & Business | Finance

The GBP/EUR exchange rate has climbed -0.4 per cent to €1.1146 following the release of the data. Public sector

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Column: With U.S. elder abuse in spotlight, a look at guardians

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Are unsuspecting seniors around the United States being scooped up without warning from their homes, placed

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Ackman urges ADP to consider acquiring Ceridian amid proxy fight

BOSTON (Reuters) – Activist investor William Ackman, currently battling for board seats at Automatic Data Processing Inc (ADP.O), on

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E*Trade to buy custody firm in growth push as profits remain dull

NEW YORK (Reuters) – E*Trade Financial Corp (ETFC.O) plans to spend $275 million to acquire a firm that provides

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