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Jobless Claims Rise by 12,000 in Latest Week

March 6, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - In a sign that the US job market continues to stumble, the number of Americans filing for initial jobless claims last week took an unexpectedly big jump to the highest level since December.

Jobless Claims Rise by 12,000 in Latest Week

March 6, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - In a sign that the US job market continues to stumble, the number of Americans filing for initial jobless claims last week took an unexpectedly big jump to the highest level since December.

The World Frets Over War; FTSE Falls Again

March 4, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - With worries over a potential Iraq war and sluggish economies the world over in February, there was precious little good news from the FTSE All-World Index.

The World Frets Over War; FTSE Falls Again

March 4, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - With worries over a potential Iraq war and sluggish economies the world over in February, there was precious little good news from the FTSE All-World Index.

MSCI Hedge Fund Index Starts Year Higher

February 28, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Final figures for the MSCI Hedge Fund Composite Index revealed a 1.34% return for January, on strong gains by the Directional Trading strategy.

MSCI Hedge Fund Index Starts Year Higher

February 28, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Final figures for the MSCI Hedge Fund Composite Index revealed a 1.34% return for January, on strong gains by the Directional Trading strategy.

Jobless Totals Highest Since Mid-December

February 27, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - With the US job market showing few signs of a lasting recovery, the number of workers filing first-time jobless claims last week jumped to its highest level in two months.

Jobless Totals Highest Since Mid-December

February 27, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - With the US job market showing few signs of a lasting recovery, the number of workers filing first-time jobless claims last week jumped to its highest level in two months.

ETFs Start 2003 Headed South

February 26, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Assets in exchange-traded funds (ETF) dipped in January for the second month in a row to $95.6 billion from $102.1 billion in December.

Hedge Funds Swell in 2002

February 26, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Despite the loss of assets in the fourth quarter, hedge funds still gained $16.3 billion in assets in 2002.

Assets Flow Into Funds at Start 2003

February 26, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - January reversed December's downward spiral in mutual fund flow with net inflows of $14.5 billion for stock and bond funds.