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Experian plc (EXPGY: OTC Link) | Recent survey data indicates many Americans want to better understand credit

| January 16, 2013

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/— freecreditscore.com™ today announced the findings of a recent survey that polled Americans about their understanding of credit scores and the actions that impact those scores

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Zynga posts 4Q net loss on IPO-related stock costs (AP)

| February 15, 2012

NEW YORK – Online game maker Zynga Inc. reported a net loss for the last three months of 2011, weighed down by hefty stock-compensation expenses and other costs in its first quarter as a public company. Its adjusted earnings and revenue inched past Wall Street’s expectations, but that wasn’t enough to lift the stock of the company that is behind the most popular games played on Facebook.

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Ahead of the Bell: Zynga to post 4Q results (AP)

| February 14, 2012

NEW YORK – Zynga will show whether it was able to further boost its rapidly growing number of followers, as well as its profit and revenue as a publicly traded company, when the online game maker reports fourth-quarter results Tuesday. It will be Zynga’s first quarterly report since going public in December. Analysts, on average, expect the San-Francisco company to post earnings of 3 cents per share on revenue of $302.1 million, according to a poll by FactSet

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Main Street Demand For Loans Remains Stable, While Banks Tightened Lending Standards Have Changed The Way They Do …

| February 13, 2012

67 WALL STREET, New York – February 13, 2012 – The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Southeast & Midwestern Banks Report offering a timely review of the sector to serious investors and industry executives.

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J.P. Morgan Senior Energy Analyst Sees Upside In Offshore Oil Development To Benefit Capital Equipment – J. David …

| February 13, 2012

67 WALL STREET, New York – February 13, 2012 – The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Oil & Gas: Exploration & Production Report offering a timely review of the sector to serious investors and industry executives. This Special feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth interviews with public company CEOs, Equity Analysts and Money Managers. The full issue is available by calling (212) 952-7433 or via The Wall Street Transcript Online

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Protests erupt across Europe against web piracy treaty (Reuters)

| February 11, 2012

BERLIN/SOFIA (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of protesters took part in rallies across Europe on Saturday against an international anti-piracy agreement they fear will curb their freedom to download movies and music for free and encourage Internet surveillance. More than 25,000 demonstrators braved freezing temperatures in German cities to march against the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) while 4,000 Bulgarians in Sofia rallied against the agreement designed to strengthen the legal framework for intellectual property rights. There were thousands more – mostly young – demonstrators at other high-spirited rallies despite snow and freezing temperatures in cities including Warsaw, Prague, Slovakia, Bucharest, Vilnius, Paris, Brussels and Dublin.

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Exclusive: Eyeing Yahoo deal, Alibaba may take HK unit private (Reuters)

| February 10, 2012

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba plans to take private its Hong Kong-listed unit, two sources familiar with the matter said, as part of a complex deal that would strengthen founder Jack Ma’s control and give key stakeholder Yahoo cash and a direct stake in one of Alibaba’s operating businesses.

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Greek deal leads to modest gains on Wall St (Reuters)

| February 9, 2012

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks rose modestly for a third straight day on Thursday after Greece reached a deal to secure a financial bailout, but investors were cautious after weeks of gains. Tech shares, led by Apple Inc (AAPL.O), gave a lift to the Nasdaq index and were the session’s strongest sector.

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ESPN falls to third in online sports site rankings (Reuters)

| February 9, 2012

LOS ANGELES, Feb 8 (TheWrap.com) – Yahoo Sports remained the most popular U.S. online sports site in January, but the most eye-catching news was ESPN.com falling to third place behind FoxSports.com

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Will Facebook's IPO Help it Beat Google?

| February 5, 2012

With the Facebook initial public offering (IPO) now official, industry and financial analysts say that a huge influx of cash could enable the social networking company to topple Google from its dominant position in the online world.

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