Latest News for: Short equities


Connecticut’s COVID-19 vaccine providers fall further behind on equity goals

Hartford Courant 13 Apr 2021
... — even as the state’s equity goal increased ... That’s down three points from the prior week, meaning providers moved further away from the state’s equity goals ... In the week ending April 3, Connecticut coronavirus vaccine providers fell further short of the state's equity targets.

China Eastern Looks To Increase Its Share Of Air France-KLM

Simple Flying 13 Apr 2021
KLM’s reason not to participate in the deal was that unlike sister airline Air France, it does not need to strengthen equity capital in the short term ... This led to China Eastern Airlines taking an equity stake in Air France-KLM in 2017 to solidify a long-term strategic partnership between the European and Asian carriers.

Market may open positive on strong Asian markets

Business Line 13 Apr 2021
Also read ... Mohit Ralhan, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, TIW Private Equity, said. “The Indian equity market has been under pressure after hitting an all-time high in mid-February. The short-term sentiments have got dampened due to rise in Covid-19 cases and expectation of a further lockdown ... Stocks to watch ... YES Bank.

SRSG appeals for more DRR financing

Reliefweb 13 Apr 2021
A destroyed school being rebuilt in Tacloban, Philippines, after Typhoon Haiyan © Denis McClean UNDRR. Author. Denis McClean ... This was obvious to us long before the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic ... The lack of vaccine equity highlights how international cooperation for developing countries falls short of the level required to achieve the SDGs ... .

Luster fades from Asian equities

Hong Kong Standard 12 Apr 2021
While 2021 began with investors expecting regional stocks to continue leading the global equity rebound as vaccine rollouts gather pace, that conviction now seems to be in short supply owing to a selloff in Chinese shares and concerns over dollar strength, Bloomberg reports.

Care homes: why investment firms can be bad owners

The Conversation 12 Apr 2021
Of the five, HC-One and Care UK are currently owned by private equity firms . Four Seasons also had a private equity owner (Terra Firma) until it went into administration in 2019, and was acquired by US-based hedge fund H/2 Capital ... You mention that many investment firms take a short-term approach to their acquisitions.

In conversation with Raj Mehta, Fund Manager at PPFAS Mutual Fund

Yahoo Daily News 12 Apr 2021
The equity market has been range-bound since February 2021 and seems to be directionless. What are your thoughts on the same and where you think the equity market is headed?  ... Since February 2021 to date is a very short time period, it is very difficult to comment on it.

Workplaces Must Do Better for Black Women | Opinion

Newsweek 12 Apr 2021
We must be more specific to meet the needs of Black women in the workplace. The broad diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) stratagem falls short and can sometimes inflict more harm ....

Simple, smart ways of closing gender gap in finance

China Daily 12 Apr 2021
As Lynda Zhou, chief investment officer for equities in China at Fidelity International, said, women's willingness to tolerate short-term fluctuations for long-term returns makes them more likely to buy into securities after a sharp market decline and reap the profits as the prices recover over time.

Burkina Faso: strengthening drinking water service resilience

Reliefweb 12 Apr 2021
... Agency (AFD) and USAID, the initiative aims to plan and coordinate investments and operations in emergency situations, bolstered by a long-term strategy entailing verification that public service principles (pricing and equity of access) are upheld in the short and medium term.

Working mothers derailed by pandemic face a tough road

Live Mint 12 Apr 2021
Before the Covid pandemic erupted, Brooks McCoy made $103,000 a year as a regional director for a commercial cleaning franchise in North Carolina ... Details here ... Louis ... every morning, then works until 3 p.m., shortly before her children return from school. Her base pay is comparable to her last position, and the bonus and equity potential are greater ... .

Asia’s positive stock outlook is clouded by Chinese selloff

The Times of India 11 Apr 2021
While 2021 began with investors expecting regional stocks to continue leading the global equity rebound as vaccine rollouts gather pace, that conviction now seems to be in short supply owing to a selloff in Chinese shares and concerns over dollar strength ... Still, some are more optimistic on Asian equities.

NIIF may buy part of Ashoka’s road assets

Live Mint 11 Apr 2021
India’s quasi-sovereign wealth fund, the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF), has emerged as the buyer of the hybrid annuity road assets of Ashoka Concessions Ltd for an equity value of around $100 million, said two people aware of the development on condition of anonymity.

Owners plan to “breathe new life" into historic Monaca glass factory

The Beaver Times 11 Apr 2021
He hopes the move is a positive one for employees after decades under private-equity ownership ...I believe what we do is often more sensible than short-term wins ... Purchse ... “We’ve been owned by private equity for quite some time, and it’s kind of a short-term view to maximize return on investment and get out,” he said.

Racial justice police group condemns St. Louis County chief

Columbia Missourian 10 Apr 2021
CLAYTON — The Ethical Society of Police said Friday it had no confidence in St. Louis County Police Chief Mary Barton, in part because a Black officer was reassigned shortly after speaking to the media. The group, which advocates for racial and gender equity in the St. Louis and St ... .