Hedge http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27950/all en "Grey mouse" denies secret dealings in Austria scandal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/grey-mouse-denies-secret-dealings-austria-scandal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Salzburg official accused of secret financial trading</p> <p>* Sacked finance manager says bosses knew of all her deals</p> <p>* Experts investigating province's finances</p> <p>* Auditors cite opaque accounts, lax controls</p> <p>By Michael Shields</p> <p>SALZBURG, Austria, Jan 25 (Reuters) - An Austrian provincial official accused of secret financial dealings more typical of hedge funds went public on Friday, saying her bosses knew all about the speculative investments and exotic currency trades.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/grey-mouse-denies-secret-dealings-austria-scandal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Geography of Austria Hedge Labor Law Salzburg Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 17:45:43 +0000 5739521 at http://www.globalpost.com Vodafone helps support Britain's FTSE http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/vodafone-helps-support-britains-ftse <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSE 100 little changed</p> <p>* Vodafone, Compass climb after trading updates</p> <p>* TUI Travel gets results boost</p> <p>* Burberry off, traders cite China advertising ban</p> <p>By Tricia Wright</p> <p>LONDON, Feb 7 (Reuters) - Britain's top shares were steady on Thursday as investors waded through a stack of company earnings reports, with index heavyweight Vodafone keeping the market buoyant after a trading update.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/vodafone-helps-support-britains-ftse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Hedge Racal Technology Vodafone Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Feb 2013 10:15:26 +0000 5748607 at http://www.globalpost.com FTSE snaps three-day rally after miner weakness http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/profit-takers-italian-bond-sale-drag-ftse-five-year-peak <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Alistair Smout</p> <p>LONDON (Reuters) - The FTSE 100 fell on Friday after a three-day rally, as investors backed away from riskier sectors and U.S. GDP figures came in below expectations.</p> <p>Material and energy stocks, which are sensitive to optimism over the global economic outlook, took 26 points off the FTSE 100, dragging the index into negative territory.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/profit-takers-italian-bond-sale-drag-ftse-five-year-peak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 110th United States Congress Asia Barclays BHP Billiton BP BP Burberry Business Business cycle Commodities market Companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange Crédit Agricole Cyprus Divided regions Dividend Dividends Dow Jones Industrial Average Dual-listed companies Economic history Economics Economy of New York City Economy of the European Union Economy of the United Kingdom Economy of the United States Economy of Western Australia Emergency Economic Stabilization Act Environment Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation Euro European Union Ex-dividend date Finance Financial data vendors Financial economics Financial markets Financial ratios Financial regulation Financial services Financial Times FTSE 100 FTSE 100 Index FTSE 250 Index FTSE 350 Index Funds Futures contract Gainer Glencore Gross domestic product Health Hedge Hospitality HSBC Human Interest InterContinental Hotels Group Investec Bank Investment Investment banks John Lewis Partnership Labor Late-2000s financial crisis Law Levant Macroeconomics Marks & Spencer Mining Morrisons Newedge Group Ocado OJSC Polymetal P/E ratio Political geography Politics Publishing Racal Recessions Reckitt Benckiser Reuters Rio Tinto Group Saxo Bank Social Issues Stock market Stock market index Strepsils Technology Tesco TNK-BP TUI AG TUI Travel United Kingdom Verizon Communications Verizon Wireless Vodafone War Xstrata Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Mar 2013 15:31:25 +0000 5782291 at http://www.globalpost.com Exclusive: Comrade of American held in N.Korea recalls friendship, stealth mission http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131203/exclusive-comrade-american-held-nkorea-recalls-friendship-steal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Jonathan Allen and Nicolas Medina Mora Perez</p> <p>(Reuters) - In early 1953, Merrill Newman and Allen Hedges were among a small group of U.S. servicemen hunkered down on a tiny, frequently shelled island off the west coast of North Korea.</p> <p>They had orders to never make the dangerous journey across the narrow strait of water onto the mainland. And so, Hedges said, they never did.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131203/exclusive-comrade-american-held-nkorea-recalls-friendship-steal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Allen Hedges Business Environment Fences Health Hedge Landscape architecture Merrill Newman Politics Social Issues War Thomson Reuters Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:11:12 +0000 6007429 at http://www.globalpost.com 1st LD Writethru: Gold futures fall on Fed tapering concern http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131203/1st-ld-writethru-gold-futures-fall-fed-tapering-concern <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>1st LD Writethru: Gold futures fall on Fed tapering concern</p> <p>CHICAGO, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange settled with minor loss on Tuesday, as traders await economic data this week for clues to the U.S. Federal Reserve's plan on reducing its stimulus program.</p> <p>The most active gold contract for February delivery fell 1.1 dollars, or 0.09 percent, to settle at 1,220.8 dollars per ounce. Gold futures price, for a second day in a row, settled at their lowest since July 5, statistics show.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131203/1st-ld-writethru-gold-futures-fall-fed-tapering-concern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Futures contract Hedge Labor Xinhua News Agency Tue, 03 Dec 2013 21:49:22 +0000 6008131 at http://www.globalpost.com