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Inside the Beltway
Apr 4 2013 | 8:00 AM
English: "Revenue reform" train stop...

English: "Revenue reform" train stopped by "vested interests," "local issues," "trusts," and other poles. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

With Congress returning from its Spring Recess next week, POLITICO reports on new developments between the public policy and business communities that may affect the future of...

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Posted by: Clarke Camper
Senior VP, Government Affairs
Amsterdam Gong
Apr 4 2013 | 3:30 AM

Simon Henry, Royal Dutch Shell plc CFO, opens the trading day to celebrate the 35-year anniversary of the Amsterdam Options Exchange of NYSE Liffe.

For 35 years now, right from the very first day on April 4th 1978, options on Shell have been traded at the Amsterdam Options Exchange. Until July 2005 as option ‘Royal Dutch’ and ever since as RDS-A and RDS-B. In July 2009 Simon Henry took over as CFO from Peter Voser, who now leads the company as CEO of Royal Dutch Shell plc.

For more information: www.shell.nl

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The Bell
Apr 3 2013 | 5:08 PM

On Wednesday, April 3, executives and guests of Houston, Texas-based PROS Holdings, Inc. will visit the New York Stock Exchange.

 

To mark the occasion, Andres Reiner, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, PROS Holdings will ring the NYSE Opening Bell.

 

About PROS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PRO)

PROS Holdings, Inc. (PRO) is a big data software company that helps customers outperform in their markets by using big data to sell more effectively. We apply 27 years of data science experience to unlock buying patterns and preferences within transaction data to reveal which opportunities are most likely to close, which offers are most likely to sell and which prices are most likely to win. PROS offers big data applications to optimize sales, pricing, quoting, rebates and revenue...

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End of Day Report
Apr 3 2013 | 5:00 PM

Stocks ended lower today as weak growth in U.S. private sector jobs dampened investors’ optimism and is now a source of concern that the economic recovery is losing steam.


The ADP Employment Report showed that private payrolls increased a mere 158,000 in March which is much lower than February’s (revised) number of 237,000. The cause of the slump is the diminishing demand for construction jobs.


The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index fell to 54.4 which is the slowest monthly growth since July 2012.  The report indicates that employment is the main source of the downturn.


Home loan applications fell 4% due to a decline in refinancing.


Have a good Wednesday night!                                            ...

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Market Watch & Corporate Actions Specialist, Global Corporate Client Group
The Bell
Apr 3 2013 | 4:59 PM

Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE/NYSE Euronext Paris: PM) will visit the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, April 3 to commemorate the company's fifth anniversary of listing as a public company since its 2008 spin-off from Altria Group, Inc.  Chief Financial Officer Jacek Olczak, along with members of Philip Morris International's management, will ring the NYSE Closing Bell®.

 

Philip Morris International Inc.

Philip Morris International, Inc. (PMI) is the leading international tobacco company, with seven of the world's top 15 international brands, including Marlboro, the number one cigarette brand worldwide. PMI's products are sold in more than 180 markets. In 2012, the company held an estimated 16.3% share of the total international cigarette market outside of the U.S., or 28.8% excluding the...

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