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2013-02-14 23:01:07

Ideas-Based, Online-Investing Start-Up Adds Board Firepower Amid Swift Growth in New Products San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, announced that Arthur Levitt, the former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, has joined the company´s board of directors. Levitt, a longtime advocate for the individual investor, had previously been an adviser to Motif. The Silicon Valley, venture-backed company...

2010-06-25 06:36:00

NEW YORK, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Bullion International (GBI) announced today that it has launched a new physical precious metals service that will enable financial advisors to provide their retail clients the ability to buy and store allocated specific bars of gold, silver, platinum and palladium in an efficient, secure and cost-effective manner. Based in New York City, Gold Bullion International is led by chief executive officer Colbert Narcisse, a 17-year veteran of Merrill...

2005-07-26 15:23:49

By Kevin Drawbaugh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A controversial new accounting rule forcing companies to book stock options as a business expense got strong support on Tuesday from Rep. Christopher Cox, the White House choice to become chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The California Republican told a Senate committee that as SEC chairman he would put the rule into practice, flatly answering any doubts about the future of option expensing if he takes the helm as the...

2005-07-26 11:45:31

By Kevin Drawbaugh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A controversial new accounting rule requiring companies to treat stock options as a business expense got strong support on Tuesday from Rep. Christopher Cox, the White House choice to become chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The California Republican told a Senate committee that if confirmed as SEC chairman he would put the rule into practice, answering doubts about the future of expensing if he takes the SEC's helm. "I will...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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