Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin Pulse©2014 Institutional Investor60Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin PulseDaily Agenda: Bank of Japan Fuels the FireJapan’s central bank expands asset purchasing; Russia and Ukraine agree to natural gas deal; BNP earnings beat expectations., 31 Oct 2014 12:16:00 GMTWhy Falling Oil Prices Are Good for Most MarketsBy giving consumers an effective tax cut and suppressing inflation, the recent decline should foster growth and help keep rates low., 31 Oct 2014 05:00:00 GMTBeer: An Emerging-Markets Portfolio MixerTapping into booze can offer a good play on emerging markets’ expansion and rising living standards., 30 Oct 2014 17:43:00 GMTHow to Make Money Off Space ExplorationScience fiction could soon become fact for investors, as Elon Musk’s SpaceX gets closer to achieving its goal of establishing a permanent colony on Mars., 30 Oct 2014 15:04:00 GMTDaily Agenda: In Light of FOMC Meeting, Markets Prepare for a Post-QE WorldThe U.S. GDP data release later this morning and positive news from Europe are the major macro headlines., 30 Oct 2014 12:19:00 GMTCan Barclays’s Shrunken Investment Bank Still Compete?Seeking to change the bank’s business and culture, CEO Antony Jenkins is slashing his FICC franchise and scaling back Barclays’s global ambitions., 30 Oct 2014 06:00:00 GMTThe Facebook Ice Bucket Challenge for InvestorsThe world’s largest social network has a message for investors disappointed with its most recent earnings call: video ads., 29 Oct 2014 16:53:00 GMTCiti’s Miguel Azevedo Preaches Africa’s Growth StoryThe region’s head of investment banking is bullish on its prospects for M&A and equity capital markets., 29 Oct 2014 15:30:00 GMTDaily Agenda: Oil Prices and the U.S. RecoveryFOMC meeting commences, Visa reports quarterly earnings; output rises in Japan., 29 Oct 2014 12:18:00 GMTEconomic Divergence Offers Investors Opportunities for AlphaThe return of volatility may appear to be bad for investors, but the divergent growth among markets will provide sound investment opportunities in the coming year., 29 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT