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Daily Digest 2/16 - Antibiotics Search On Sea Bed, Is The SEC A Tool Of Wall Street?

Saturday, February 16, 2013, 12:36 PM

Economy

MAC Marketing Solutions Exposed For Fake Vancouver Real Estate Investors (westcoastjan)

"Chinese New Year is indeed a busy time across many of our communities. Last year at Maddox, we experienced increased sales volume during our Chinese New Year efforts and this year have already sold a number of homes with several more expected. We do admit we should have been more transparent about the fact that a MAC Marketing Solutions employee was included in this story."

The secret trading strategy from the 1930s that hedge funders don’t want you to know about (westcoastjan)

Wyckoff walks us through the process of how a big operator will manipulate a stock up or down — so that next time one sees it unfolding on the screen before his or her own eyes, he or she can react accordingly.

Canada’s factory sales plunge in biggest drop since the recession (westcoastjan)

More than two-thirds of the decline in manufacturing sales was concentrated in Ontario, although six provinces posted lower sales in December.

Poseidon Concepts Cease Trade: Ten Of Millions In Revenue Vanishes (westcoastjan)

Further, Poseidon said that as a result of recording the foregoing revenues, approximately $94 million to $102 million of its $125.5 million accounts receivable as of Sept. 30 should not have been recorded as accounts receivable.

Is the SEC a Tool of Wall Street? You Got That “White” (Arthur Robey)

Why doesn’t it bother anybody (like the President) that the top-dog watchdog who’ll watch over the capital markets (and the Wall Street schemers) has had a loving relationship with them, as has her husband?

Wal-Mart Executives Sweat Slow February Start in E-Mails (Phil H.)

“As with any organization, we often see internal communications that are not entirely accurate, that lack the proper context and represent individual opinions,” David Tovar, a Wal-Mart spokesman, said in an interview, adding that the company will report fourth-quarter earnings on Feb. 21. Wal- Mart’s fourth quarter ends in January.

Murray declined to comment and Geiger didn’t return telephone and e-mail messages seeking comment.

Energy

Italy makes 'Mafia' arrests over Sicily wind farms (westcoastjan)

In December, police arrested six people and seized 10bn euros (£8.6bn) in assets in an investigation into suspected Mafia infiltration of other renewable energy facilities in western Sicily, Ansa reports.

The proceeds from contracts are believed to have been channelled to the fugitive head of the Sicilian Cosa Nostra, Matteo Messina Denaro.

Environment

Antibiotics search to focus on sea bed (westcoastjan)

Starting in the autumn with the Atacama Trench in the eastern Pacific Ocean - about 100 miles (161km) off the coast of Chile and Peru - the EU-funded research will also search deep trenches off New Zealand as well waters off Antarctica.

Arctic waters off Norway will also be explored.

Gold & Silver

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