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Stcoks Press Release : 20 May 2014

Thai bourses listed firms report THB 220 bln in net profits in Q1/2014 Stcoks—20 May 14

- Combined net profit fell 9.92 pct y-o-y because of weaker baht and rising SG&A and interest expenses - PTT, SCB, PTTEP, KBANK and ADVANC are top 5 best profit-making firms Companies listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) reported total

All activities at Thai bourse going on as usual Stcoks—20 May 14

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announces that all the activities at the SET building on Rachadapisek Road will be held as scheduled from May 21, 2014 onwards, including Opportunity Day event that will be opened for investors to attend. Meanwhile,

Japan-Based NTT Finance#s Domestic Unsecured Straight Bonds Rated #AA# Stcoks—20 May 14

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) May 20, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday said that it has assigned its 'AA' debt ratings to the 45th and 46thseries of domestic unsecured straight bonds issued by NTT Finance Corp.(AA/Negative/A-1+) (see

Ratings On Five Korean Property Casualty Insurers Affirmed Following IICRA Stcoks—20 May 14

HONG KONG (Standard & Poor's) May 20, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it had affirmed its ratings on the following five Korean property and casualty (P&C) insurers: Dongbu Insurance Co. Ltd., Hyundai Marine & Fire

Ratings On Japan#s ACE Insurance Raised To #AA-# Following Upgrade Of ACE Outlook Stcoks—20 May 14

We raised our ratings on ACE Ltd., a Switzerland-based insurance and reinsurance holding company, and most of its operating subsidiaries by one notch. The upgrades were based on our view that the ACE group's strong balance sheet and track record of

Woori Bank#s US$1 Billion Subordinated Bonds Rated #BB+# Stcoks—20 May 14

HONG KONG (Standard & Poor's) May 20, 2014— Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday assigned its 'BB+' issue rating to Woori Bank's (Woori; A-/Stable/A-2)US$1 billion subordinated bonds with a fixed coupon rate of 4.75% due on April30,

NASDAQ OMX Launches MiQ, a New Business Intelligence Product for Global Capital Market Stcoks—20 May 14

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ), the world's leading provider of market technology, today announced the launch of a new business intelligence solution for capital market operators around the globe, MiQ. MiQ provides exchanges, clearinghouses,

Ananda Development PCL announces the successful placement of a 4 billion Baht 3 year Stcoks—20 May 14

Ananda Development Public Company Limited announces the successful placement of four billion Baht of 3 year debentures at an annual fixed interest rate of 5.4%. The bond was marketed locally by Krung Thai Bank and CIMB Thai Bank. Mrs. Muntana

DBS names Eng-Kwok Seat head of capital markets Stcoks—20 May 14

SINGAPORE - Eric Ang, our Capital Markets Head, turns 62 soon. Some time ago, he expressed a desire to hand over the Capital Markets baton to the next generation. To ensure a smooth transition, Eng-Kwok Seat Moey was subsequently appointed Deputy Head of

Postal Savings Bank of the Philippines selects IDEALINVENTs ConnectCore Stcoks—20 May 14

The Philippine Postal Savings Bank (“Postbank”) has selected IDEALINVENT’s next generation banking platform ConnectCoreTM to implement vital core banking functions. Postbank, established in 1906, operates as a thrift and government

Lancaster, TX GO Bond Rating Raised To #AA-# From #A# On Improved Financial Stcoks—20 May 14

DALLAS (Standard & Poor's) May 19, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services raised its rating two notches, to 'AA-' from 'A', on Lancaster, Texas' general obligation (GO) bonds based on the improvement of the city's financial management practices

Coffee Regional Medical Center Inc., GA Refunding Bond Outlook Revised To Negative On Widening Stcoks—20 May 14

CHICAGO (Standard & Poor's) May 19, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised its outlook to negative from stable and affirmed its 'BB-' long-term rating on Coffee County Hospital Authority, Ga.'s series 2004 hospital revenue refunding

Thai bourse opens securities trading today, May 20, as usual Stcoks—20 May 14

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), Market for Alternative Investment (mai), Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX) and Bond Electronic Exchange (BEX) open for securities trading today (May 20, 2014) as usual. However, due to transportation inconvenience

Snohomish County School District No. 15, WA ICR Raised To #AA# On Strong Economic Base, Good Stcoks—20 May 14

SAN FRANCISCO (Standard & Poor's) May 19, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services raised its school issuer credit rating (ICR) to 'AA' from 'AA-' on Snohomish County School District No. 15 (Edmonds), Wash.'s unlimited-tax general obligation (GO)

Corporacion Azucarera del Peru S. A. Downgraded To #BB# From #BB+# On Weaker Financial Stcoks—20 May 14

SAO PAULO (Standard & Poor's) May 19, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services lowered its corporate credit and issue-level ratings on Corporacion Azucarera del Peru S.A. (Coazucar) to 'BB' from 'BB+'. At the same time, we revised the outlook on

Connecticut#s $650 Million GO Refunding Bonds Assigned #AA# Rating Stcoks—20 May 14

NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) May 19, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its 'AA' long-term rating to Connecticut's $650 million general obligation (GO) refunding bonds 2014 series C. At the same time, Standard & Poor's affirmed

CFR Pharmaceuticals #BB+# Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Positive On Planned Acquisition By Abbott Stcoks—20 May 14

On May 19, 2014, Standard & Poor's Ratings placed its 'BB+' corporate credit and issue ratings on CFR Pharmaceuticals S.A. (CFR) on CreditWatch with positive implications. The CreditWatch placement follows the announcement that Abbott Laboratories

Photo Release: KBank held exclusive seminar to strengthen business of Suzuki Stcoks—20 May 14

Recently, at Rama Gardens Hotel Bangkok, Mr. Suwat Techawatanawana, second left, First Senior Vice President, Mr. Akaranant Thitasirivit, left, KLeasing Managing Director, and Mr. Takayuki Sugiyama, second right, President of Suzuki Motor (Thailand) Co.,

Tarena International, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Results Stcoks—20 May 14

Tarena International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TEDU) ("Tarena" or the "Company"), a leading provider of professional education services in China today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. First Quarter 2014

NASDAQ OMX Prices $500 Million Senior Notes Offering Stcoks—20 May 14

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that it priced a public offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.25% senior notes due 2024. The offering is expected to close on May 29, 2014, subject to customary closing

NASDAQ OMX Announces Proposed Senior Notes Offering Stcoks—20 May 14

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) ("NASDAQ OMX") today announced that it plans to commence a public offering of U.S. dollar denominated senior notes due 2024 pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement filed with the U.S. Securities and

Thomas Wittman Appointed Executive Vice President, Global Head of Equities Stcoks—20 May 14

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that Thomas A. Wittman has been appointed Executive Vice President, Global Head of Equities, reporting directly to Hans-Ole Jochumsen, President, Global Trading & Market Services, NASDAQ OMX.

Vienna Center for Financial Sector Advisory Services Releases its Second Annual Stcoks—20 May 14

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 - The Vienna Center for Financial Sector Advisory Services (FinSAC) today released its second annual report, detailing the work undertaken by the program. The report notes the signing on December 6, 2013, of an addendum to the

Nearly 190,000 Rural Producers and Investors to Benefit from Better Access to Markets in Stcoks—20 May 14

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 - About 190 000 producers, investors and members of agricultural organizations in the Centre Artibonite region in the heart of Haiti will benefit from improved access to local markets and services as a result of a US$58 million

World Bank Vice President for Africa Concludes a Four-day Historic Visit to Madagascar with a Stcoks—20 May 14

ANTANANARIVO, May 19, 2014 – The World Bank Vice President for the Africa Region, Mr. Makhtar Diop, paid a four-day historic visit (May 16-19) to the island nation of Madagascar; a first by a Regional Vice-President for almost ten years. This

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Stcoks—20 May 14

On May 14, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV Consultation1 with the Republic of Croatia. Croatia remains stuck in an unusually drawn out recession. In 2013, real GDP contracted for the 5th