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BlackRock closes in on $6 trillion in assets as index funds boom

BlackRock closes in on $6 trillion in assets as index funds boom

Total net inflows for the business were $96bn in Q3 while revenues increased 14 per cent year on year, which the firm attributes to the growth in base fees, performance fees and revenue from technology and risk management. The firm's share price was up 0.75 per cent in premarket trading at 2pm United Kingdom time. Shares have risen 24.6% this year. Revenues from the company's smaller technology business rose 15 percent to $175 million during the quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ealing Council's Anti-Abortion Protest Ban Has Been Approved

Ealing Council's Anti-Abortion Protest Ban Has Been Approved

Ealing Council in west London voted nearly unanimously on Tuesday, October 11, to take action to stop pro-life campaigners from harassing women going in and out of a Marie Stopes abortion clinic. Speaking before the meeting, she said: "They call the women murderers, they physically trying to stop them from going into the clinic, giving them leaflets that say they're going to become a drug addict and have an eating disorder". Consulte Mais Informação

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Marsha Blackburn Twitter Anti-Abortion Ad Ban Reversed - Here It Is

Marsha Blackburn Twitter Anti-Abortion Ad Ban Reversed - Here It Is

In a press release on Tuesday, a Twitter spokesperson explained their "ads policies strive to balance protecting our users from potentially distressing content while allowing our advertisers to communicate their messages". Twitter has reversed course on Marsha Blackburn's campaign ad for Sen. "This is our first Senate conservative victory", Blackburn boasted during a victory lap appearance on Wednesday's Fox & Friends when asked about Twitter's reversal. Consulte Mais Informação

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Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) -4.42% away from 20 SMA

The institutional investor held 1.36M shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $78.55 million, up from 1.11M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America raised its position in Activision Blizzard by 1.9% in the 1st quarter. ATVI's revenue has grown at an average annualized rate of about 6.8% during the past five years. Consulte Mais Informação

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Indian economy on stronger track: Jaitely

Indian economy on stronger track: Jaitely

He said that announcing the demonetisation initiative in advance could have resulted in people buying gold, diamond and land and going through various kinds of transactions with the cash they had. Earlier, he said here that the Indian government has been able to change domestic public opinion in favour of inviting foreign investment into sectors of production that were earlier considered out of bounds both for ideological as well as security reasons. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey-US row: Erdogan 'upset' by visa suspension

Turkey-US row: Erdogan 'upset' by visa suspension

In order to minimise the number of visitors while the assessment is carried out, "effective immediately we have suspended all non-immigrant visa services at all United States diplomatic facilities in Turkey", it said . "We should not consider this as exclusively a reaction to the detentions of consulate employees". The Turkish embassy said the measure, effective immediately, would "apply to visas in passports as well as e-Visas and visas acquired at the border". Consulte Mais Informação

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Arrest Warrant Issued for Ex-Boyfriend of Slain Pitt Student

Arrest Warrant Issued for Ex-Boyfriend of Slain Pitt Student

Darby was scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday on charges of being a fugitive, loitering and resisting arrest, police told the Pittsburgh Post- Gazette . Darby had been arrested on September 26 for allegedly breaking into her apartment six days prior, according to a news release. Darby can be found in reconnaissance film from close to the wrongdoing scene around the season of Sheykhet's slaughtering. Consulte Mais Informação

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Intex launches X series smartphones with Aqua Lions X1+ and X1

Intex launches X series smartphones with Aqua Lions X1+ and X1

The device comes with multiple navigation features and emergency rescue. Aqua Lions X1+ and X1 have a 9mm thickness. On the other specifications front, both the phones have 5.2-inch HD IPS display with resolution of 1280×720 pixels. The phones differ in terms of RAM capacity and internal storage space. For this Diwali, we have brought out a complete package having all the right features - 3GB RAM, fingerprint sensor, big battery and latest OS for the tech savvy consumers. Consulte Mais Informação

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PS controller takes driverless Nissan GT-R to 131 miles per hour around Silverstone

PS controller takes driverless Nissan GT-R to 131 miles per hour around Silverstone

This specially designed GT-R was equipped with six computers mounted in the rear of the auto to update the controls at up to 100 times a second, while four robots operate the steering, transmission, brakes and throttle. Nissan also runs the GT Academy race series that brings console racing drivers into the real world - Aussie racer Matt Simmons, who is now running in the 2017 Blancpain GT Endurance series, got his start by winning the worldwide 2015 GT Academy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mukul Roy meets Vijayvargiya in Delhi

Mukul Roy meets Vijayvargiya in Delhi

Speculation is rife in political circles on whether Roy will join the BJP or form a new political outfit. Mukul further remarked, " I have resigned, now I will go for leaves and then decide my future course of action". However, his detractors believe that without Mamata Banerjee (Bengal chief minister), he would be a spent force. Asked if Roy, a founding member of the Banerjee-led party, will join the BJP, Vijayvargiya had said that his party is not in a hurry over the matter. Consulte Mais Informação

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August 25 violence: Panchkula cops to grill Dera Sacha Sauda chairperson Vipassana

August 25 violence: Panchkula cops to grill Dera Sacha Sauda chairperson Vipassana

Meanwhile, the police has also slapped sedition case against Rakesh Kumar Arora, Private Secretary of Honeypreet Insan and her accomplice Sukhdeep Kaur. While Honeypreet admitted that crores were spent to incite the violence in Panchkula , she has not revealed anything about the CD the police have, and is believed to contain information about the illicit money owned by Ram Rahim, allegedly worth Rs 700 crore. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian tourist begs outside a temple after his ATM pin gets locked

Russian tourist begs outside a temple after his ATM pin gets locked

Left with no option, the 24-year-old sat at the entrance of the Kumarakottam Sri Subramanya Swami temple and started begging for alms using his caps. Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had tweeted yesterday, "Evangelin - Your country Russian Federation is our time tested friend". The police said his travel documents were in order and he had a valid visa till next month. Consulte Mais Informação

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Técnico do Flamengo comenta possível escalação para o clássico contra o Fluminese

Técnico do Flamengo comenta possível escalação para o clássico contra o Fluminese

Quem ainda é dúvida é o meia Diego , que se recupera de lesão na coxa esquerda, fator que inclusive o tirou da Seleção Brasileira . Rueda afirmou que ainda pensa em usá-lo alguns minutos, mas é pouco provável. Amanhã começará a transição. O treinador colombiano sabe que não terá ainda o meia Vinícius Junior , que sofre por conta de uma entorse no joelho direito. Consulte Mais Informação

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S.Korea's Military Can Afford No More Incompetence and Lies

S.Korea's Military Can Afford No More Incompetence and Lies

US President Donald Trump may visit the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea in early November, Yonhap reported, quoted by Focus. North Korea has been expressing strong distaste against such drills with North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho saying that the United States military planes will be shot down should they approach North Korea airspace, while attending the UN General Assembly in NY last month. Consulte Mais Informação

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