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LSE > Ecosystem Services and Pov erty Alleviation - February 8, 2016.

Ecosystem Services and Poverty Alleviation London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Published on Feb 8, 2016 Date: Tuesday 2 February 2016 Time: 6.30-8pm Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

WSJ | Major Indexes Closing on February 8, 2016.

The Wall Street Journal Major Indexes Closing Major Indexes 5:45 p.m. EST 02/08/16

The Guardian | World | Australia | Politics: Gillian Triggs Says She Was Not Consulted on Philip Ruddock's Human Rights Job - Pl

theguardian.com   Daniel Hurst Aprox. 11.18pm GMT 23:18 Green senator Sarah Hanson Young has moved on to immigration detention. She asks Triggs whether or not she has a view about whether families should be returned to Nauru in the wake of the recent high court judgment.

SEC Litigation Release - February 8, 2016: Zev Saltsman, et al.

U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Litigation Release No. 23462 / February 8, 2016 Securities and Exchange Commission v. Zev Saltsman, et al. , Civil Action No. 07-CV- 4370 (NGG) (E.D.N.Y.) SEC Obtains Final Judgement Against Martin Weisberg

NYT Afternoon Update - February 8, 2016: New Hampshire Voters Hear Candidates' Final Appeals Before Primary.

Afternoon Update Monday, February 8, 2016 Top News New Hampshire Voters Hear Candidates' Final Appeals Before Primary By ALAN RAPPEPORT

DealBook P.M. Edition - February 8, 2016: DealBook Highlights: JPMorgan Backs Geitner's Investments With Warburg Pincus.

    Monday, February 8, 2016 TOP STORY Wall St. Drops as Oil Prices Fall Stock indexes tumbled worldwide, led by banking stocks in Europe and technology stocks on Wall Street. Benchmark 10-year Treasury yields hit their lowest mark in a year and the Dow Jones industrial average briefly dropped 400 points before rising near the end of trading. The losses continued what has been a dismal beginning of 2016 for the stock market, its worst start to a year on record.

SEC Litigation Release - February 8, 2016: Robert M. Munakash, Carlos A. Rodriguez, and Marc Winters.

U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Litigation Release No. 23460 / February 8, 2016 Securities and Exchange Commission v. Robert M. Munakash, Carlos A. Rodriguez, and Marc Winters , Civil Action No. 2:16-cv-00833 (C.D. Cal. filed Feb. 5, 2016) SEC Charges Three Individuals with Insider Trading in Stock of E-Commerce Company

NYT Editorial - February 8, 2016: The Republicans in Hampshire, Angry and Afraid.

nytimes.com The Editorial Boarde Republicans in New Hampshire, Angry and A Marco Rubio at the Republican debate on Saturday. Stephen Crowley/The New York Times Fear and hatred stalked the Republican debate on Saturday night, aimed at every available target, including, as starkly as ever, the immigrant threat.

GATA | THE GATA DISPATCH On February 8, 2016: The Probability of Negative Interest Rates is on The Rise.

Submitted by cpowell on , February 8, 2016 . By Alexandra Scaggs Bloomberg News Monday, February 8, 2016

The Guardian | World | Middle East | Syria: Arab State' Support Needed to Avoid Defeat, Says Syrian Opposition in Aleppo.

theguardian.com Martin Chulov   Opposition fighters in Aleppo’s besieged east say they are counting on the military support of Arab states, which have announced they would send ground forces to Syria , to save them from defeat at the hands of Russian bombers and pro-Assad militias, whose gains continued on Monday. With the war for the fate of the country now in a decisive phase, rebel groups say they cannot hold ground without similar weapons and manpower to those used by the Assad loyalists who continue to narrow a gap around the north of the city, as thousands more refugees make their way to the Turkish border .

CMI Spot Prices as of Close of Trading in New York on February 8, 2016.

Spot Prices as of traditional New York closing times Monday, February 08, 2016  

FTC Press Release - February 8, 2016: Court Settlement Bars Weight-Loss Pill Merchants from Deceptive Conduct.

Approximately $10 Million will Be Available for Consumer Refunds A Glendale, California-based operation known as Sale Slash will stop using spam emails and fake news websites with phony celebrity endorsements and unsupported efficacy claims to promote its supposed weight-loss products, under a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission.

Bits | The Business of Technology - February 8, 2016: Waiting for the F.C.C.'s Lawyer to Take Another Stand.

Monday, February 8, 2016 Daily Report Waiting for the F.C.C.'s Lawyer to Take Another Stand | Jonathan Sallet, the general counsel at the Federal Communications Commission, is not the typical government lawyer.

RT Max Keiser Report: "Lunatics" vs "Mass Murderers" in U.S. Press Elex (E972).

Keiser Report: 'Lunatics' vs 'Mass Murderers' in US Pres Elex (E872) RT Published on Feb 6, 2016 Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report back in London, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert discuss the lunatics and mass murderers the citizens of a decaying empire inevitably choose to lead us not down the road to Rome, but to a volatile priced barrel of oil and a bad self-eating Apple. In the second half, Max continues his interview with Brenda Kelly, head analyst at London Capital Group, about oil prices, negative interest rates and the tapped out consumer unable to take advantage of either. They also discuss currency wars.

FDIC Weekly National Rates and Rate Caps Update - February 8, 2016.

On May 29, 2009, the FDIC Board of Directors approved a final rule making certain revisions to the interest rate restrictions applicable to less than well capitalized institutions under Part 337.6 of the FDIC Rules and Regulations. The final rule redefined the "national rate" as a simple average of rates paid by U.S. depository institutions as calculated by the FDIC. The national rates and rate caps for various deposit maturities and sizes are provided below. For more information. see Financial Institution Letter FIL-25-2009 Rates updated February 08, 2016 Non-Jumbo Deposits (< $100,000)

Kitco | Gold Latest News - February 8, 2016: .

Latest Gold News NY Time Gold Sharply Up, at 3.5-Mo. High, on Safe-Haven Demand - Kitco News, Feb 8 2016 8:29AM Citi: Gold 'Safe-Haven Flows May Remain Sticky For Some Time' - Kitco News, Feb 8 2016 9:16AM Randgold Resources Increases Dividend After Rise In Gold Production - Kitco News, Feb 8 2016 8:38AM Gold Solidly Up, At 3.5-Month High On More Safe-Haven Demand - Kitco News, Feb 8 2016 7:55AM BoJ Policymakers Deeply Divide Over Negative Rate - Alliance News, Feb 8 2016 6:48AM PRECIOUS-Gold hits new 3-month high on global economy concerns - Reuters, Feb 8 2016 7:17AM Stock Futures Point to a Sharply Lower Open - The Street, Feb 8 2016 8:28AM Anglo American Platinum posts loss on

US Stock Market Future Indications Update - February 8, 2016, by CNBC: Dow Futures Slip Triple-Digits as Growth Fears Grip Markets

cnbc.com   Jenny Cosgrave   U.S. stock index futures pointed to a sharply lower open on Monday, as investors digest Friday's massive drop in technology stocks and look to Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony later this week.

Davos World Economic Forum - February 8, 2016: An Insight, An Idia with Kevin Spacey.

Davos 2016 - An Insight, An Idea with Kevin Spacey World Economic Forum   Published on Feb 8, 2016   A conversation with actor and director Kevin Spacey about his acclaimed performance in the series House of Cards and the theatricality of American politics in this election year.

NYT First Draft on Politics - February 8, 2016: One day to Go by Maggie Haberman.

Monday, February 8, 2016 NYTimes.com/FirstDraft » Monday, February 8, 2016 Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey held a town-hall-style campaign event at Hampton Academy in Hampton, N.H., on Sunday. Richard Perry/The New York Times One Day to Go By MAGGIE HABERMAN

DealBook Today's Top Headlines - February 8, 2016: Credit Suisse Chief Asks for a Smaller Bonus | Bridgewater Executives Deny Report of Rift | Argentina Reaches Deal with 2 Hedge Funds | Fining Bankers, Not Shareholders.

  Monday, February 8, 2016 TODAY'S TOP HEADLINES By AMIE TSANG CREDIT SUISSE CHIEF ASKS FOR A SMALLER BONUS Tidjane Thiam, the chief executive of Credit Suisse, has asked the company's board to cut his bonus after the bank reported a multibillion-dollar loss in the fourth quarter, Chad Bray reports in DealBook.

The Guardian | Business Markets - February 8, 2016: Stock Markets Slide Again as Global Recession Fears Swirl.

theguardian.com   Graeme Wearden Aprox. 14m ago 09:57 Eurozone investor sentiment has tumbled More gloom! Economic sentiment among investors across the eurozone has fallen sharply this month, as the problems in the global economy hit Europe.

Asian Markets at Close Report on February 8, 2016, by MarketWatch: Japan Stocks Rise as Asian Markets Wrestle With Fed Uncertainty by Kosaku Nariokaa

marketwatch.com   Kosaku Narioka    Japanese stocks led Asian markets higher Monday, driven by relatively solid earnings results, despite some uncertainty about the U.S. Federal Reserve’s pace of interest-rate increases following U.S. jobs data Friday.

The Guardian | World | North Korea - February 8, 2016: South Korea Navy Fires Warning Shots at North Korea Patrol Boat.

theguardian.com   The South Korean navy has fired warning shots at a North Korean patrol boat, further heightening tensions already raised after Pyongyang’s launch of a long-range rocket over the weekend. The defence ministry in Seoul said the North Korean vessel crossed the disputed Yellow Sea border just before 7am (2300 GMT Sunday). It “quickly retreated” at 7.15am after five warning shots were fired by a naval gun, a ministry official said.