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Analysts say Tim Hortons deal likely sparked US 'inversion' crackdown. Burger King Deal, China Graft, Tax Rebate: Compliance.

Burger King Deal, China Graft, Tax Rebate: Compliance

Bloomberg – 2 hours ago

Burger King Worldwide Inc. (BKW)’s deal to buy Tim Hortons Inc. (THI) and move its address to Canada will proceed, a day after the U.S. 25 more words


US tax clampdown paves way for European raid on American corporate jewels taking bite out of share prices. Inversion deal crackdown hurts U.S. and European health care stocks.

Treasury’s clampdown on tax inversions takes bite out of share prices

Tribune-Review – 2 hours ago

NEW YORK – A handful of big companies pursuing overseas mergers to lower their tax bills fell under pressure on Tuesday as the federal government announced rules to discourage them. 31 more words

Business And Capital Markets

Former Trader in JP Morgan 'Whale' Case Arrested

Wall Street Journal – 5 hours ago

MADRID—Spanish police on Tuesday detained one of two former J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. traders charged in the U.S. 21 more words

Business And Capital Markets

BATS and DirectEdge merger creates second-largest US exchange

Financial Times – 4 hours ago

US stock trading is set to be dominated by three companies after BATS Global Markets and DirectEdge agreed a merger that will make the combined exchange operator a rival to the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. 8 more words

Fundamental Analysis

Foreign investors bought $14.9 billion in Canadian securities in April

Montreal Gazette – June 17, 2013

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says non-resident investors acquired $14.9 billion of Canadian securities in April, adding both debt and equity securities to their holdings. 9 more words


Cyprus Popular Bank restricts ATM withdrawals

NICOSIA, March 21 | Thu Mar 21, 2013 1:38pm EDT

(Reuters) – Stricken Cyprus Popular Bank imposed a 260 euro per day limit on ATM withdrawals on Thursday to cope with high demand, the island’s second largest lender said in a statement. 24 more words