1. China proposes trading cost cuts for mutual funds, to regulate commissions

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) -China's securities regulator has published draft rules aimed at cutting trading commissions for mutual funds and addressing the conflict of interest between the securities trading and fund sales businesses of brokerages, the latest reform to the $3.8 trillion
  2. Ponder proprietorship

    Co-ops and mutuals-- an optimistic (and aspirational) take on what might follow the economic reign of the public company: "Is This the End of Corporate Capitalism?" @vanishingcorp @iftf (Plus- the 21st Amendment) “Humanity is actually much more cooperative and empathic than given
  3. Generali to buy Liberty Mutual's Spanish Unit in $2.5 billion all-cash deal

    ROME (Reuters) -Generali will buy out the Spanish unit of U.S. insurer Liberty Mutual for 2.3 billion euros ($2.51 billion), in a move aimed at strengthening its property and casualty segment, Italy's top insurer said on Thursday. "Generali is acquiring a profitable insurance busi
  4. Talanx buys Liberty Mutual's Latin America business for 1.38 billion euros

    (Reuters) - Germany's Talanx said on Saturday it had acquired Liberty Mutual Insurance's Latin America business for about 1.38 billion euros ($1.52 billion), through its subsidiary HDI International. "The acquisition encompasses Liberty's retail business in Brazil, Chile, Colombia