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11 HOURS AGO - MarketWatch

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Pimco clears part of New York office over 'insects'

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - Money-manager Pimco is fighting "an isolated issue with insects" in its New York office. "As a precautionary measure the firm is fumigating certain areas of the office space," the unit of Allianz SE said in a statement Wednesday. "During this period our employees are working remotely and we expect to resume full on-premises staffing over the ...

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11 HOURS AGO - TheStreet

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Ferguson Unrest Shows Why Fannie, Freddie Are Still Needed: Bove

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The social unrest in Ferguson, Mo. shows why Fannie Maea and Freddie Maca are still needed to keep home ownership affordable for many Americans, banking analyst Dick Bove said Wednesday. The government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) purchase home mortgages and then securitize them for sale on the secondary market, making mortgages cheaper and easier to get. The financial ...

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14 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Is Bike Sharing Really Climate Friendly? It's Complicated.

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. In Oklahoma, where bike sharing began, they’re called Tulsa Townies. In New York, they’re CitiBikes. In Denver, bike sharing is called B-Cycle. In Washington, D.C., the program is Capital Bikeshare. These brightly colored bikes and their riders, often seen braving a gauntlet of impatient taxis, city buses and delivery trucks in dense urban ...

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15 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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There Are Actually 4 Types of Gentrification That Could Change Your City

In 1985, gentrification was as easy to spot as a bottle of New Coke. According to a quiz published by the San Francisco Chronicle (and recently found by UCLA Ph.D. candidate Devin McCutchen), markers of a neighborhood on the cusp of yuppiedom included the introduction of gourmet bakeries, needlepoint boutiques and, puzzlingly, pet stores specializing in exotic Central American birds. ...

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15 HOURS AGO - Business Insider

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The Cities Where The Most Billionaires Were Born

New York City is the billionaire-breeding capital of the world, according to a new report from Spear's and WealthInsight. 52 billionaires have been born in the Big Apple, totaling 3.09% of all billionaires on the planet. Moscow came in second, while London came in third. The above map is actually a better indicator of "billionaire hives" six decades ago, rather ...

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