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General Electric

The General Electric Company, or GE (NYSE: GE), is a multinational American technology and services conglomerate incorporated in the State of New York. In 2009, Forbes ranked GE as the world's largest company. The company has 323,000 employees around the world.

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Articles About General Electric

New York Stock Exchange
22 Companies Launched IPOs Last Week, Led by $3.1 Billion Synchrony IPO

By IBTimes AU

The last week of July was a big week for the U.S. stock market as 22 companies went public. The share launches was led by Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF), which is expected to raise $3.1 billion, making it the largest initial public offering (IPO) in 2014. (Aug 04)

MORE TOPICS: NYSE, MANUFACTURING, ISRAEL, RETAIL, NEW JERSEY, INVESTMENT

Arab Stock Market
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning July 21, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data the leading index rose by 0.3% in June, short of the 0.5% forecast gain. The consumer sentiment index eased from 82.5 to 81.3 in July, short of the 83.0 forecast result. (Jul 21)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, GOLD PRICES

The site of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday July 18, 2014

By Comsec

Despite being sold off this morning for the first time since Wednesday last week, local shares have crept into positive territory. The crash of yet another Malaysian passenger plane has kept global markets on edge, pushing the price of gold and oil h... (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, WESTPAC, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA

Citigroup fined $30m for leaking Apple research to SAC and T Rowe Price (Reuters).
Global Markets Overview – 4/15/14

By IG Markets

Surprise earnings from Citigroup have certainly managed to snap the S&P out of its downward trend. The S&P registered its worst week since January last week, but snapped back on Citi earnings and better-than-expected retails sale. (Apr 15)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, CITIGROUP, BANK OF AMERICA, GOLDMAN SACHS, MORGAN STANLEY, FIXED-INCOME

Bombardier Snags Part of C$5.16B Contract to Supply South Africa With 1,000+ Rail Coaches

By IBTimes AU

Canadian manufacturing giant Bombardier got part of a $5.16-billion contract to supply South Africa with 1,064 locomotives to the country's freight rail system, Transnet Freight Rail. (Mar 18)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, SOUTH AFRICA

A banner that reads "Fukushima" is placed in front of a giant symbolic Japan's national flag to mark the third year anniversary of the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, March 11, 2014. REUTERS/
4,000 Claimants from All Around the World Sue Nuclear Giants GE, Toshiba, Hitachi for 2011 Fukushima Disaster

By IBTimes AU

More than 4,000 claimants from around the world have filed a class action lawsuit against nuclear suppliers General Electric, Toshiba and Hitachi over the 2011 Fukushima nuclear power plant meltdown. (Mar 13)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, EARTHQUAKE, NEW YORK, LAWYER

Apple Inc Still World’s Most Valuable Brand, Samsung Picks Up at No. 2

By IBTimes AU

Brand Finance listed Apple Inc as its no. 1 brand among world’s most valuable brands (Feb 19)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOOGLE INC., MICROSOFT, VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC., WAL-MART, IBM

File photograph shows the nose cone of an Airbus A380 next to the tail fin of an Airbus A320 at the Farnborough Airshow 2012 in southern England July 10, 2012.
Mega-merger Restores Ireland as Air Finance Hub

By Reuters

Twenty years after the spectacular collapse of Irish tycoon Tony Ryan's plane leasing empire, the Emerald Isle has restored its grip on the world's aircraft fleet with a mega-merger that could pave the way for a wave of multi-billion-dollar IPOs. (Jan 20)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, AIG, CALIFORNIA, RYANAIR, MANAGEMENT

New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 1/20/14

By Comsec

n US economic news, the University of Michigan US Consumer Sentiment Index eased from 82.5 to 80.4 in January. US industrial production rose by 0.3% in December, with manufacturing output up 0.4% in the month. For the quarter industrial production advanced at a 6. (Jan 20)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 1/15/14

By Comsec

After three straight sessions of losses, the Australian sharemarket has managed to improve by 0.7 per cent. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) was up by 0.14 per cent at its worst and 0.83 per cent higher at its best before settling 0.68 per cent firmer by the close. (Jan 15)

MORE TOPICS: CITIGROUP, BANK OF AMERICA, GOLDMAN SACHS, MORGAN STANLEY, CRUDE OIL, MANUFACTURING