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UPDATE 1-Starboard takes minor stake in Symantec, seeks 5 board seats

Aug 16 Starboard Value LP has taken a 5.8percent stake in Symantec Corp and nominated fivedirectors to the company's board, the hedge fund's filing showedon Thursday.

U.S. banks teach financial literacy with hands-on experience

NEW YORK, Aug 16 Last year, Abbey Jones’ highschool routine had a twist.

RPT-COLUMN-Dollar surge, EM turmoil echo Greenspan's 1998 'oasis of prosperity' warning: McGeever

LONDON, Aug 15 "It is just not credible that theUnited States can remain an oasis of prosperity unaffected by aworld that is experiencing greatly increased stress," opinedAlan Greenspan almost exactly 20 years ago.

UPDATE 1-Japan's holdings of U.S. Treasury debt fall to lowest since 2011

* Japan's Treasuries holding falls to lowest since late 2011(Adds background, graphic, byline)

Ex-NYC union head convicted of taking bribe for investing in hedge fund

NEW YORK, Aug 15 The former head of New YorkCity's correction officers' union was found guilty on Wednesdayof accepting a bribe to steer union money to now-defunct hedgefund Platinum Partners for investing.

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