* TICC announces results of operations for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 and announces quarterly distribution of $0.29 per share
* Freddie mac says aggregate cash dividends paid to treasury totaled $98.2 billion as of march 31, 2016
COLOMBO, May 3 Sri Lankan shares posted their highest close in nearly four months on Tuesday, led by market heavyweight John Keells Holdings Plc, while a loan agreement with the International Monetary Fund last week also boosted sentiment.
BOSTON, May 3 Alternative asset investment manager Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC reported a first-quarter loss on Tuesday after taking a $200 million reserve as it moves closer to settling bribery charges with the U.S. government.
NEW DELHI Plans by India's coal monopoly to buy billions of dollars of new machinery and outsource work are facing resistance from powerful unions worried about job losses, in a potential blow to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise to bring electricity to all.