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Puerto Rico Bonds Send Ex-Champ Trinidad to the Ropes - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalPuerto Rico Bonds Send Ex-Champ Trinidad to the RopesWall Street JournalThe boxer known as Tito is looking for a different result against some of Puerto Rico's biggest brokerage firms. Mr. Trinidad has retired but he is still punching, trying to recover losses he says exceed $63 million from investing in Puerto Rican ...Puerto Rico Bonds Send Ex-Champ to the RopesDow Jones Bankruptcy & Debt (subscription)The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes and Carlo Law Offices ...MarketWatchall 11 news articles »

Losses on Puerto Rico Bonds Touch Some Distant Muni Funds - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Wall Street Journal (blog)Losses on Puerto Rico Bonds Touch Some Distant Muni FundsWall Street Journal (blog)Losses on Puerto Rico municipal bonds are weighing heavily on island residents who bought Puerto Rico-focused closed-end bond funds. Among them: retired Hall of Fame boxer Felix ?Tito? Trinidad, who says his losses top $63 million. But municipal-bond ...

Puerto Rico on Shaky Ground With Creditors - ABC News

PanAm PostPuerto Rico on Shaky Ground With CreditorsABC NewsPuerto Rico has a shrinking population and economy. A nearly eight-year recession has sent businesses and people fleeing to the mainland U.S. and spooked those holding billions of dollars of the island's debt. That has sharply raised the cost of ...Puerto Rico Seeks Dismissal of Suit Over RestructuringBloombergShould Congress Come to Puerto Rico's Rescue? | CommentaryRoll CallUPDATE 1-Puerto Rico seeks dismissal of US bond funds' lawsuitReutersPanAm Postall 31 news articles »

A Deluge of Legal Claims Hit UBS' Puerto Rico Unit Over Closed End Bond Funds - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Wall Street Journal (blog)A Deluge of Legal Claims Hit UBS' Puerto Rico Unit Over Closed End Bond FundsWall Street Journal (blog)Some lawyers say they are preparing dozens of new claims against UBS Financial Services Inc. of Puerto Rico, the Swiss bank's Puerto Rico brokerage unit, and that ultimately hundreds of new cases could still be filed. And as Puerto Rico's bonds ...

Jennifer Lopez gets Puerto Rico water mite named after her by scientists - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsJennifer Lopez gets Puerto Rico water mite named after her by scientistsNew York Daily NewsPop singer Jennifer Lopez may be thinking life is funny after a group of scientists named a water mite in her honor after discovering a new species near Puerto Rico. The music of the Bronx, New York-born entertainer who has Puerto Rican roots was a hit ...Scientists name Puerto Rico water mite after JLoThe Denver PostYou Won't Believe The Crazy Thing Scientists Named After Jennifer LopezLatinaall 17 news articles »

Crowley reportedly in talks to acquire Horizon's Puerto Rico assets - JOC.com

Crowley reportedly in talks to acquire Horizon's Puerto Rico assetsJOC.comCrowley Maritime Corp. is in talks to acquire the Puerto Rico ships, routes and San Juan port facilities of competitor Horizon Lines for about $80 million, according to a report in Caribbean Business. Caribbean Business said the carrier acquisition ...In financial distress, Horizon Lines may look to sell Puerto Rican businessBusiness Journalall 6 news articles »

Puerto Rico buys time with investors, creditors but many still see trouble for ... - Times Colonist

Puerto Rico buys time with investors, creditors but many still see trouble for ...Times ColonistAlejandro Garcia Padilla touted the law as a way to protect the island's general fund, which long has been used to support the island's public corporations, which account for about 40 per cent of Puerto Rico's public debt. If a public corporation ...

RPT-Puerto Rico seeks dismissal of US bond funds' lawsuit - Reuters

RPT-Puerto Rico seeks dismissal of US bond funds' lawsuitReutersThe passage of the law in June spooked the $3.7 trillion U.S. municipal bond market and weighed on prices of bonds issued by Puerto Rico's electric authority, known as PREPA. Puerto Rico said the lawsuit by bond funds run by OppenheimerFunds and ...

Officials: Pot haul seized on Caribbean cargo ship - Belleville News Democrat

Officials: Pot haul seized on Caribbean cargo shipBelleville News DemocratSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico ? U.S. authorities have seized a haul of marijuana from a Guyana-flagged cargo ship in the Caribbean Sea south of Puerto Rico, officials said Monday. At a news conference in the U.S. territory's capital of San Juan, U.S. Coast ...and more »

JetBlue scales back flights from Jacksonville to Puerto Rico - Florida Times-Union

JetBlue scales back flights from Jacksonville to Puerto RicoFlorida Times-UnionJetBlue used to offer nonstop air service from Jacksonville International Airport to San Juan, Puerto Rico year round. But in September that will be reduced to seasonal service. Michael Stewart, direct of external affairs for the Jacksonville Aviation ...





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