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Mar 4 2014 | 6:06 PM | Posted by:

Each year, investors file shareholder proposals with public companies to requesting that their proposals be included for a vote at the next annual meeting of shareholders. 

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Jan 29 2014 | 5:24 PM | Posted by:

Even as an improving US economy sparked renewed interest in US stocks last year, trading in international equities listed on NYSE markets remained solid, approaching $3.1 trillion.

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Ahead of the Bell
Apr 2 2014 | 8:15 AM

Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading up 5 points and S&P futures are trading up 2 points. Global financial markets are on the rebound after faltering in the first quarter as sluggish economic growth in China and the threat of deflation in Europe are considered favorable conditions, bolstering the case for more stimulus.  Investors are speculating the European Central Bank will loosen its monetary policy after its meeting on Thursday.  However, traders remain cautious ahead of US jobs numbers on Friday which could also move markets significantly. Reports suggest China is speeding up infrastructure spending and several Chinese cities have relaxed restrictions on housing ownership. The geo-political tug-of-war over Ukraine appears to have calmed, but NATO is reinforcing its defenses in neighboring countries with Russia, which includes sending US fighter jets to Poland. 


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Posted by: Parasnand Madho
Director, Market Watch & Corporate Actions
The Bell
Apr 2 2014 | 7:14 AM

On Wednesday 2 April 2014 celebrated Euronext World Autism Awareness Day with a Global Bell Ringing in all its locations (New York, Amsterdam, Paris and Brussels).

For this special day, Minister for Health, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunity of the Wallonian Government, Eliane Tillieux, rang the Opening Bell at Euronext Brussels. Representatives of Autism-Europe, Vlaamse Vereniging Autisme, APEPA! and Association Nationale d’Aide aux Handicapés Mentaux were present as well on the podium of the Bell Ceremony. Actress Ann Ceurvels who supports this organisation was also a guest of honour.

This day is also marked by the 5th Light It Up Blue campaign, a global initiative where over 2000 iconic buildings and landmarks across the world, including the building of the Brussels Stock Exchange, are illuminated in blue to...

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The Bell
Apr 2 2014 | 5:18 AM

Philippe Genne, CEO of Oncodesign, opens the European trading day in Paris.

Oncodesign specializes in the research and development of drugs for the treatment of cancer. The group provides preclinical pharmacological evaluation services in the oncology field.

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Amsterdam Gong
Apr 2 2014 | 3:45 AM

On World Autism Awareness Day all Euronext exchange locations open trading to mark the United Nations' World Autism Awareness Day. In Amsterdam the gong is sounded by Marjanka Hoogeweg and her Autism Assistance Dog, Creb (pronounce Sherp) together with representatives of the Dutch Autism Association, the Autism Fund and De Droomboom Foundation.

Autism was once considered to be a rare condition, but today it affects around 3.3 million people in the European Union, 190.000 in the Netherlands. Many find that autism limits their possibilities in life. The United Nations’ World Autism Awareness Day on April 2 aims to help rectify this situation by raising awareness of autism internationally among policy makers and the general public. Autism is a neurophysiological disorder that affects the brain. If there is no cure for autism,...

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The Bell
Apr 1 2014 | 4:53 PM

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Smile Train CEO Susannah Schaefer, joined by Smile Train staff and supporters, will ring The Closing Bell® at The New York Stock Exchange in anticipation of the organization’s one millionth cleft repair surgery in just 15 years.

About Smile Train

Smile Train is the world’s largest cleft charity and provides life-changing cleft repairs in more than 85 countries worldwide, reaching more than 340 children every day and 127,000 each year. Smile Train gives these children not only brand new smiles, but second chances at life. Smile Train will mark the momentous occasion at their “Power of a Smile”...

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