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Japanese firms' share buybacks set to hit record

Business / Corporate Feb 17, 2019

Japanese firms' share buybacks set to hit record

Publicly traded Japanese firms' purchases of their own shares are expected to hit a record high in fiscal 2018, which ends next month, as they are increasingly focusing on the interests of shareholders. These firms' planned share buybacks for fiscal 2018 as of Sunday grew ...

BlackRock data leak affecting thousands also ensnared Envestnet advisers

Business Jan 28, 2019

BlackRock data leak affecting thousands also ensnared Envestnet advisers

Financial advisers served by technology provider Envestnet Inc. were among the thousands affected by a data leak at BlackRock Inc., the world's largest asset manager. Envestnet was informed by BlackRock that some adviser information was inadvertently released, Estee Jimerson, managing director and head of asset ...