HHS pick faces calls for probe of stock trades


HHS pick faces calls for probe of stock trades
  1. HHS pick faces calls for probe of stock trades
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    Washington : President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's top health official is facing calls for investigation of whether his stock picks were guided by insider knowledge gleaned as a senior member of Congress. Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga.,…
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Washington • President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's top health official is facing calls for investigation of whether his stock picks were guided by insider knowledge gleaned as a senior member of Congress.

Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., was chosen by Trump in part because of his plan to repeal "Obamacare," and his confirmation hearings are expected to be a spirited debate about the future of federal health insurance programs. Financial issues could take the hearings in a different direction, however, to determine whether there were any potential violations of federal law.

The Trump transition team says Price, chairman of the House Budget C…

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    01.18 / 15:10 yourmoney.com
    The value of properties in the UK reached a new record of £6.8trn last year, according to research from Savills, with privately held housing wealth moving past £5trn for the first time. The post Value of UK housing stock soars to record £6.8trn appeared first on Your Mo…
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    Around 100,000 grandparents who gave up work to look after their grandchildren have missed out on valuable state pension credits as a result. Here’s how you can reclaim £100s if not £1,000s back. The post Grandparents who gave up job to look after grandkids urged to reclaim £100s appeared first on Your Mone…
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    There will be tax implications on sale of equity shares and debentures also, depending on the period of the holding of the…
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    01.18 / 11:51 livemint.com
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    01.18 / 11:04 intergameonline.com
    The Sydney-based developer will provide a number of its proprietary games for Everi’s Core HDX and Player HD gaming cabinets. The first two titles Silver Pride and More Fire will be introduced to North American casinos this month, with additional titles expected to roll out later in the year. Peter Causley, Lightning Box managing director and co-founder, said: “Everi Games con…
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    Money Management From Grad School to Grad School by Ernest Burley Jr. provides key…
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    01.18 / 08:37 sltrib.com
    Deutsche Bank reached a final settlement with the Justice Department over its handling of mortgage-backed securities before 2008, resolving one of its biggest litigation risks. The bank agreed to pay $7.2 billion and admitted to misleading…
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    01.18 / 08:36 sltrib.com
    Online companies such as Amazon.com are vulnerable to unfair competition from internet service providers if the Federal Communications Commission's open-internet rule is reversed, agency Chairman Tom Wheeler said Tuesday. "Nobody is safe," Wheeler,…
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    01.18 / 06:18 fxtimes.com
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    The second tranche of the CPSE ETF was subscribed by at least four times by anchor investors on the first day of its opening on…
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    01.17 / 18:34 fox5vegas.com
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