INVESTORS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/INVESTORS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Fiat-Chrysler stock should be on market soon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352024-79/fiat-chrysler-stock-investors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352024-79/fiat-chrysler-stock-investors.html.csp">Fiat-Chrysler stock should be on market soon</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:22:02.385-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • U.S. investors should soon be able to buy stock in Chrysler for the first time in seven years. Italy’s Fiat and Chrysler are merging to form Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Fiat said in a statement Friday that an ongoing tally of investors suggests there is not enough opposition to derail the deal. Earlier this month, Fiat shareholders approved combining the companies. But Italian law gives dissenters the right to cash out. Fiat has said that if investors offered more than $650 million in s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583520242014-08-29T12:22:02.385-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T12:22:02.385-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352024@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:22:02 MDT Stocks end higher following strong run in August http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58351714-79/percent-500-rose-august.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58351714-79/percent-500-rose-august.html.csp">Stocks end higher following strong run in August</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T15:34:42.716-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 03:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Standard & Poor’s 500 index delivered its fourth record high in five days Friday, ending with the biggest monthly gain since February. The milestone-crushing run capped a week when the S&P eclipsed the 2,000-point mark for the first time. And the index ended August with a gain of 3.7 percent. Six months of solid job gains, strong company earnings and a bevy of corporate deal news contributed to the rally, part of a bull market that’s been rumbling on for more than five years. The market appe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583517142014-08-29T15:34:42.716-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T15:34:42.716-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351714@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:34:42 MDT SEC adopts rules on loan-backed securities http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343717-79/securities-agencies-ratings-rules.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343717-79/securities-agencies-ratings-rules.html.csp">SEC adopts rules on loan-backed securities</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARCY GORDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T17:35:39.222-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Federal regulators on Wednesday voted to require financial firms that sell securities backed by loans, like the kind that fueled the 2008 financial crisis, to give investors details on borrowers’ credit records and income. The Securities and Exchange Commission adopted the rules for securities linked to mortgages and auto loans on a 5-0 vote. The commissioners also imposed new conflict-of-interest rules on the agencies that rate the debt of companies, governments and issues of secur...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583437172014-08-27T17:35:39.222-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T17:35:39.222-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343717@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:35:39 MDT Investing: How to fit a wind farm into your portfolio http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58250963-79/power-energy-projects-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58250963-79/power-energy-projects-companies.html.csp">Investing: How to fit a wind farm into your portfolio</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JONATHAN FAHEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T14:20:01.605-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You can now fit a wind or solar farm into your portfolio, even if your portfolio isn’t exactly vast. Energy companies are wrapping renewable energy projects and other power-related assets that generate steady cash into new companies they hope attract investors hunting for dividends. In an unfortunate victory for corporate speak, they are called yieldcos. They’re the electric power industry’s answer to real estate investment trusts, which distribute rental income to investors, and master limited...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582509632014-08-22T14:20:01.605-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T14:20:01.605-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250963@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:20:01 MDT Bank’s expectations help drive down eurozone rates http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325782-79/ecb-rates-bonds-money.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325782-79/ecb-rates-bonds-money.html.csp">Bank’s expectations help drive down eurozone rates</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID McHUGH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T12:32:02.025-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 12:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investors appear to be putting their money on the likelihood of more stimulus measures from the European Central Bank to keep the eurozone’s shaky recovery from stalling. That much is suggested by a startling fall in recent days in the borrowing rates for European governments. The drop appears to anticipate a possible program of purchases of financial assets such as bonds by the ECB. The bank has said it will wait until later this year to see if its current stimulus measures work before providin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583257822014-08-22T12:32:02.025-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T12:32:02.025-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325782@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:32:02 MDT Stocks little changed on Ukraine, Yellen speech http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325206-79/interest-rates-yellen-speech.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325206-79/interest-rates-yellen-speech.html.csp">Stocks little changed on Ukraine, Yellen speech</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T09:12:01.966-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 09:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Stocks were little changed Friday after a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left investors unsure on how the nation’s most important financial voice feels about raising interest rates in the coming months. KEEPING SCORE: All three major U.S. indexes were moving between small gains and losses in the first hour of trading. The Dow Jones industrial average was down a point at 17,037 as of 8:26 a.m. Mountain. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was down a point to 1,991 and the Nas...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583252062014-08-22T09:12:01.966-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T09:12:01.966-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Dollars are pouring into China again despite worries about the country’s slowing economic growth. Chinese stock mutual funds have returned an average of 12.5 percent over the last three months, making them the second-best fund category of the 105 that Morningstar tracks. Mutual fund managers say they still see opportunities in Chinese stocks, even though the recent gains m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583232562014-08-21T17:46:01.913-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T17:46:01.913-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323256@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:46:01 MDT Trib Talk: Ben McAdams on preschools, annexations, bike safety http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58313758-231/tribtalk-sltrib-county-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58313758-231/tribtalk-sltrib-county-com.html.csp">Trib Talk: Ben McAdams on preschools, annexations, bike safety</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T12:45:49.094-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 12:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Consider this scenario: Government chips in with a group of private investors to fund a privately run social program, such as a school counseling center or a health clinic. If the program succeeds, government pays back the investors. If it fails, it’s like any risky proposition and they lose their investment. This new approach to public-private partnerships, called the “pay for success” model, has governments across the country — including Salt Lake County — experimenting with it, with promis...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58313758@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:45:49 MDT U.S. stocks quiet ahead of Fed minutes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58316940-79/company-percent-fed-minutes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58316940-79/company-percent-fed-minutes.html.csp">U.S. stocks quiet ahead of Fed minutes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T07:37:51.271-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 07:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks were slightly higher Wednesday in midday trading as investors waited for minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average was up 29 points, or 0.1 percent, to 16,940 as of 10:23 a.m. Mountain time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was up a point, or 0.1 percent, to 1,983 and the Nasdaq composite was flat at 4,527. RATE INCREASES: Many analysts predict the Fed will start raising its key interest rate sometime in 2015. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583169402014-08-21T07:37:51.271-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T07:37:51.271-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58316940@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:37:51 MDT What happens to bonds when everyone aims to sell? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297934-79/bond-bonds-investors-sell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297934-79/bond-bonds-investors-sell.html.csp">What happens to bonds when everyone aims to sell?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STAN CHOE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T15:22:02.625-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • If bonds start to tumble, should I sell my bond mutual fund? It’s a question investors are asking as expectations rise for a more volatile bond market. But a better question may be: How difficult will it be for my fund manager to sell? Worries are increasing that some managers will have a tough time finding buyers for their bonds if a flood of investors tries to pull out of their funds at the same time. It’s a concept called liquidity, and a lack of it can accelerate losses for bonds ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582979342014-08-14T15:22:02.625-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T15:22:02.625-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297934@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:22:02 MDT Talks to end Argentina default apparently collapse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296771-79/argentina-default-aurelius-talks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296771-79/argentina-default-aurelius-talks.html.csp">Talks to end Argentina default apparently collapse</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T11:49:38.746-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 11:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Buenos Aires, Argentina • Negotiations have apparently ended without success on a private-sector deal to end the legal battle that forced Argentina into default last month for the second time in 13 years. Aurelius Capital Management LP said it had been in talks with private parties to sell its Argentine bonds at the heart of the dispute, but the offered payments were not even “remotely acceptable,” to the U.S.-based investment fund. “That engagement has convinced us that there is no realistic pr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582967712014-08-14T11:49:38.746-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T11:49:38.746-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296771@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:49:38 MDT Ex-MIT professor agrees to plead guilty to fraud http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292700-79/fraud-investors-professor-bitran.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292700-79/fraud-investors-professor-bitran.html.csp">Ex-MIT professor agrees to plead guilty to fraud</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T11:22:02.187-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 11:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • A former Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor and his son who ran hedge funds have agreed to plead guilty to securities fraud charges that federal prosecutors say cost their investors $140 million. Federal prosecutors said Tuesday that 69-year-old Gabriel Bitran and 36-year-old Marco Bitran misled their investors, telling them they had a history of successfully earning money based on the elder Bitran’s theories. Authorities say some money was put into funds connected to Berna...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582927002014-08-13T11:22:02.187-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T11:22:02.187-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292700@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:22:02 MDT Like stocks, junk bonds reveal investor jitters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58288275-79/investors-junk-bonds-yield.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58288275-79/investors-junk-bonds-yield.html.csp">Like stocks, junk bonds reveal investor jitters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T10:07:01.937-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 10:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The stock market isn’t the only place that’s been signaling jitters among investors. The $2.3 trillion market for risky U.S. corporate debt has also been under pressure. A five-year rally in junk bonds abruptly stalled last month. As with other higher-risk investments, investors have pulled back mainly because they worry about the end of the Federal Reserve’s policy of near-zero interest rates. Investors expect the central bank to raise rates sometime next year, and that means the val...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582882752014-08-12T10:07:01.937-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T10:07:01.937-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288275@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:07:01 MDT U.S. stocks fall Tuesday as geopolitical risks remain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58288096-79/percent-fell-investors-oil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58288096-79/percent-fell-investors-oil.html.csp">U.S. stocks fall Tuesday as geopolitical risks remain</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:11:15.655-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The stock market pulled back slightly Tuesday, following two days of gains, as investors focused on the damage that ongoing geopolitical tensions were causing the global economy. Energy stocks were among the biggest decliners, dragged down by lower oil prices. U.S. stock indexes opened modestly higher but turned lower at mid-morning and stayed there for the rest of the day. Investors took a cue from Europe, where Germany’s benchmark index fell more than 1 percent and France’s CAC 40 f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582880962014-08-12T17:11:15.655-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:11:15.655-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288096@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:11:15 MDT Easing of Ukraine tensions helps drive stocks up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284149-79/percent-company-stocks-chiquita.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284149-79/percent-company-stocks-chiquita.html.csp">Easing of Ukraine tensions helps drive stocks up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T14:52:07.767-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 02:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks gained on Monday as investors focused on corporate news instead of geopolitical worries. Kinder Morgan surged after announcing that it would combine a group of businesses that it controls to create the fourth-biggest U.S. energy company by market value. Banana seller Chiquita Brands International soared after the company received a $611 million buyout offer. The stock market was extending a rebound from Friday when it logged its biggest one-day gain in five months followin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582841492014-08-11T14:52:07.767-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T14:52:07.767-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284149@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:52:07 MDT Mexico dreams face test after its oil, gas and electric industries open to investors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273532-68/mexico-oil-contracts-gas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273532-68/mexico-oil-contracts-gas.html.csp">Mexico dreams face test after its oil, gas and electric industries open to investors</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T19:14:01.572-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 07:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Mexico has passed laws to open its oil, gas and electric industries to private and foreign investors after 76 years of state control. Now comes the hard part. Experts say Mexico’s hopes for tens of billions of dollars in outside investment, and possibly a shale gas boom like the one occurring across the border in Texas, hinge on being able to design the kind of tenders, contracts and concessions that would actually prove attractive to companies that already have their hands full d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582735322014-08-07T19:14:01.572-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T19:14:01.572-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58273532@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:14:01 MDT U.S. stocks move lower as investors weigh earnings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58271593-79/percent-fell-earnings-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58271593-79/percent-fell-earnings-rose.html.csp">U.S. stocks move lower as investors weigh earnings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T14:33:05.711-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 02:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks moved lower in afternoon trading as investors assessed the latest company earnings and the outlook for the economy. Investors are still troubled by the potential for escalating tensions between Russia and the West over Ukraine. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to its lowest level of the year. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 14 points, or 0.8 percent, to 1,905 as of 3:25 p.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 105 points, or 0...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582715932014-08-07T14:33:05.711-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T14:33:05.711-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58271593@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 14:33:05 MDT Jury finds fraudster guilty in commodities trading scam http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58269048-78/holloway-money-murphy-attorney.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58269048-78/holloway-money-murphy-attorney.html.csp">Jury finds fraudster guilty in commodities trading scam</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T22:49:50.468-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Accused fraudster Robert L. Holloway is deceptive, tragically flawed, foolish, irrational, grandiose, silly, wrong, histrionic, reckless and stupid. And that’s just what his attorney said of him. A federal court jury seemed to agreed on many of those points, including one more: They found Holloway guilty Wednesday evening at the end of a weeklong trial on five charges of fraud and filing a false tax return. Holloway, a former Utah resident, faces up to 20 years in prison on his conviction of fo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58269048@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:49:50 MDT U.S. stocks sink on renewed Russia-Ukraine tensions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58262930-79/percent-russia-ukraine-fell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58262930-79/percent-russia-ukraine-fell.html.csp">U.S. stocks sink on renewed Russia-Ukraine tensions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ken Sweet</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T15:04:02.236-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 03:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Renewed concerns that tensions could flare up between Russian and Ukraine pushed U.S. stocks sharply lower Tuesday. The market had been moderately lower all day, weighed down by a disappointing earnings forecast from retail giant Target and a report on China that showed the world’s second-largest economy was slowing down. The selling accelerated in afternoon trading. The Dow Jones industrial average fell nearly 200 points at one point, but recovered some of those losses in the last 30...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582629302014-08-05T15:04:02.236-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T15:04:02.236-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58262930@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:04:02 MDT Julie Jason: Important new rules affecting money market fund investors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58237802-79/fund-funds-percent-market.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58237802-79/fund-funds-percent-market.html.csp">Julie Jason: Important new rules affecting money market fund investors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Julie Jason</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> King Features Syndicate</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T18:12:55.957-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 06:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On July 24, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission released a set of rules that will change how money market mutual funds work. The new rules came about after a detailed study and review of more than 1,400 comments from the public. All 869 pages can be found at www.sec.gov/rules/final/2014/33-9616.pdf — or you can email me for a copy. I also will post the release on my website (www.juliejason.com). This is a major development that will affect most investors. As Mary Jo White, SEC chairwom...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58237802@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:12:55 MDT