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The Guardian | Business | Economics | IMF | Panama Papers - April 11, 2016: IMF Chief Talks Panama Papers Fallout: Time to "Think Outside Box" on Global Tax by David Smith.

theguardian.com David Smith   The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said it is time to “think outside the box” on global tax but warned that a proposal by Oxfam to establish a UN global tax body faces huge obstacles.

The Guardian | Environment |Energy | Renewable Energy - April 12, 2016 (00:59 BST): Renewwables Victoria Renewables Target of 30% is Achievable, Modeling Shows by Gay Alcorn

theguardian.com Gay Alcorn   With the Victorian Labor government’s announcement on a renewable energy target imminent, environment, union and business groups are urging the premier, Daniel Andrews , to be ambitious, saying it would send a national message on clean energy.

The Guardian | Business | Economics | World Bank - April 11, 2016: Demand For World Bank Loans Nears Crisis Levels by Larry Elliott.

theguardian.com Larry Elliott   Demand for loans from the World Bank has reached levels unsurpassed outside of financial crises as developing countries struggle to cope with the weakness of the global economy.

The Guardian | Business | Banking | Goldman Sachs April 11, 2016: Goldman Sachs to Pay $5 Billion For Its Role in the 2008 Financial Crisis by Jana Kaperkevic.

theguardian.com Jana Kasperkevic Goldman Sachs will pay $5.06bn for its role in the 2008 financial crisis, the US Department of Justice said on Monday. The settlement, over the sale of mortgage-backed securities from 2005 to 2007, was first announced in January.

WSJ | Major Indexes Closing on April 11, 2016.

The Wall Street Journal Major Indexes Closing Major Indexes 5:45 p.m. EDT 04/11/16

DealBook P.M. Edition - April 11, 2016: Canadian Pacific Ends Bid for Norfolk Southern.

    Monday, April 11, 2016 TOP STORY Canadian Pacific Ends Bid for Norfolk Southern Facing opposition from its target and regulators, Canadian Pacific withdrew a resolution for Norfolk Southern shareholders to vote on merger talks.

Wall Street at Close Report on April 11, 2016, by CNBC: Stocks Give Up Gains, Close Lower With S&P Red For 2016.

cnbc.com Evelyn Cheng   U.S. stocks closed lower Monday as investors looked ahead to earnings season. "In this sort of environment where the news is mixed and the valuations are pretty full, it's an ample time for uncertainties to come to the fore," said Bruce McCain, chief investment strategist at Key Private Bank. The major indexes turned lower as the close neared. The Dow Jones industrial average was about 8 points lower after earlier adding more than 150 points. Materials and financials led S&P 500 advancers while telecommunications and health care were among the greatest decliners. The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) traded more than 1.5 percent lower in afternoon trade. "I just think we jumped out of the gate a little ahead of ourselves with Europe and China this morning," said Peter Coleman, head trader at Convergex. European stocks ended off session highs, while the ST

NYT Opinion Pages - April 11, 2016: Can Liberals Frack

nytimes.com Gary Sernovitz Thomas Fuchs AS the Democratic presidential campaign comes to New York, the candidates are competing to dance on the grave of fracking,

SEC Press Release - April 11, 2016: Company Misled Investors About Energy-Efficient Technology.

  SEC: Company Misled Investors About Energy-Efficient Technology 04/11/2016 

The Guardian | World | Americas | Perú: Perú Election - April 11, 2016: Keiko Fujimori Faces Run-Off Despite First Round Lead.

FDIC Weekly National Rates and Rate Caps Update - April 11, 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 April 11, 2016

The Guardian | World || US | Homan Square - April 11, 2016:

theguardian.com   Spencer Ackerman   Internal documents from the Chicago police department show that officers used physical force on at least 14 men already in custody at the warehouse known as Homan Square .

EBRD Consultancy Procurement Notices - April 11, 2016 : Design and Implementation of a Pilot Phase for Knowledge Management System at the EBRD

ebrd.com   Project Description: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the 'EBRD' or the 'Bank') has a mandate to support transition to well-functioning market economies in countries committed to pluralistic

NYT First Political Draft on April 11, 2016: Ted Cruz Sees Milk and Honey in Blue California by Matt Flegenheimer

Monday, April 11, 2016 NYTimes.com/FirstDraft » Monday, April 11, 2016 Supporters of Senator Ted Cruz of Texas watching him speak at the Colorado Republican State Assembly in Colorado Springs on Saturday. Nick Cote for The New York Times Ted Cruz Sees Milk and Honey in Blue California By MATT FLEGENHEIMER

DealBook Today's Top Stories - April 11, 2016: How Valeant's Missteps Derailed Female Viagra | Daily Mail in Talks With Private Equity Firms for Yahoo Bid | Puerto Rico Rescue Bill Nearly Complete.

  Monday, April 11, 2016 TODAY'S TOP HEADLINES