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GEFCO UK has appointed Charlie Weale as its new Sales and Marketing Director as it looks to drive growth across its service offering and build brand visibility within new and existing sectors and markets. Charlie will have responsibility for...
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The Economic Times  Apr 7  Comment 
Infra funds are topping the performance charts after a long gap of almost 6 years. However, several investment experts are not impressed.
DailyFinance  Apr 3  Comment 
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DailyFinance  Apr 3  Comment 
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/03/14 -- Calyx Bio-Ventures Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CYX) ("Calyx" or the "Company") is providing this corporate update further to the update issued on March 31, 2014. Calyx is an agricultural...
New York Times  Apr 3  Comment 
Shares in Plug Power, based in Latham, N.Y., rose 4.5 percent after the closing bell as the deal also helps the fuel-cell maker expand into the stationary backup fuel cell market.     
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March 26, 2014 1:47 AM RIGGING and mooring equipment company Teho International has taken a major step towards developing its regional property arm.     
Finance Asia  Mar 7  Comment 
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The Economic Times  Mar 7  Comment 
"The market is now realising that we are getting into a new business and there is a lot of capex on the ground which is soon going to be productive."
The Hindu Business Line  Mar 5  Comment 
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Make or become more diverse or varied. Diversification is the process of spreading the total investment money available across different asset classes, countries, industries, and individual companies. Diversification also entails choosing investments that are, as far as possible, negatively correlated, which means that when investment A is performing poorly, investment B is likely to be performing well. [1]

A prudent investor diversifies their holdings in a diversified portfolio of assets.

Diversify "to make diverse," Economic sense is from 1939. [1]

Diversification c.1600, noun of action from diversify. Economic sense is from 1939. [2]


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