investments http://wamc.org en Mass. Governor Announces Five-Year Investment Plan http://wamc.org/post/mass-governor-announces-five-year-investment-plan <p>The Governor of Massachusetts has announced an updated five-year strategic investment plan that includes funding for infrastructure improvement to encourage economic growth. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard reports…</p><p>Governor Deval Patrick’s FY 2013 to 2017 Capital Investment Plan calls for billions of public dollars to be invested in transportation, housing, higher education, and infrastructure to boost long-term economic development.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 16:16:23 +0000 Lucas Willard 49564 at http://wamc.org Mass. Governor Announces Five-Year Investment Plan NY Top Court Rejects Claim from Bad Investment http://wamc.org/post/ny-top-court-rejects-claim-bad-investment <p>New York&#39;s top court has rejected a request by French investors to reinstate their lawsuit over losing $43 million out of $50 million they put into two structured investment vehicles. WAMC&rsquo;s Dave Lucas reports.</p><p>The investors claim Barclays Bank, Standard &amp; Poor&#39;s and two management companies were complicit in leaving investors with plummeting securities shortly before the Wall Street collapse.</p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 11:40:52 +0000 Dave Lucas 42015 at http://wamc.org NY Top Court Rejects Claim from Bad Investment