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Brazilian Millionaire on Trial for Insider Trading

The 58 year old business man and Brazilian native Eike Batista made his fortune in his earlier days off mining and oil.  He married a model wife and accumulated a fortune of $30 billion becoming the richest man in Brazil.   282 more words

Fed minutes and G-20 meeting -- 5 things to watch for this week

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Third-quarter earnings season will still be humming next week, although they are about to wind down. Retailers, which weigh in this coming week, are traditionally the last sector to report their financials. 505 more words

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Brazil Aims to Put Eike Batista Behind Bars

Denyse Godoy – Bloomberg, 11/13/2014

Less than three years after President Dilma Rousseff dubbed Eike Batista “the pride of Brazil,” prosecutors are trying to send the former billionaire to prison for alleged insider trading in a trial set for later this month. 190 more words

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