BusinessWorld | Billionaires in Asia see fast growth in wealth


SINGAPORE — Asia’s billionaires, led by Chinese tycoons, enjoyed the fastest increase in their wealth this year compared to their peers in the rest of the world, a report said Wednesday.

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Quote of the Day - Sept. 18, 2014

"If a problem is fixable, if a situation is such that you can do something about it, then there is no need to worry. If it’s not fixable, then there is no help in worrying. There is no benefit in worrying whatsoever." 
 
— Dalai Lama 

Want to buy shares this week in the Alibaba IPO? Hand over your money and keep your mouth shut


Companies in media and Silicon Valley have favored a system that prevents shareholders from speaking up. To understand why that’s a bad idea, just look back to Enron

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Sir Richard Branson’s Startup Investment Activity Picks Up


Richard Branson is investing in everything from bitcoin to drones to crowdfunding.

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Alibaba options expected to be listed on September 29: exchanges | Business | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors looking to hedge their bets or speculate on the direction of Alibaba Group’s stock after its expected public sale of shares on Friday, will be able to

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ECB’s predicament leaves peers mute on currency depreciation | Reuters


FRANKFURT/TOKYO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attempts by the European Central Bank to weaken the euro have the potential to spark a currency war but policymakers across the world are keeping silent, knowing

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IMF warns of new threats to global economy due to excessive risk taking


Geopolitical tensions and increased risk taking add to disruption, though world economy expected to pick up during 2015

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How to spend from a 529 college plan - Fidelity Investments


Is it time to start spending from your 529 college savings plan? Learn the ins and outs so you can use withdrawals in a tax-advantaged way and avoid penalties and prevent jeopardizing financial aid.

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September Market Update - Fidelity Investments


Read how the markets and economy are a little bit like Goldilocks in Fidelity’s September market update.

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