Oh, look, what a coincidence. The NYTimes, March 9: The email from a Credit Suisse executive was blunt: The bank seemed to be pushing through risky home mortgages from questionable applicants. One borrower, the executive wrote, appeared to be a gas station attendant who was living with his mother while claiming to make $93,000 a [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Eleven years ago, Michael D'Alessio did what everyone dreams about. He quit his job and started his own company. Promoguys based in Red Bank, NJ is celebrating its anniversary in a big way, having cornered a significant portion of the...Show More Summary
Free checking accounts are not as popular with big banks as they once were, but credit unions are stepping in to fill the void.
by Alex Balk "It’s no secret that New York is having a bit of an identity crisis these days. Wall Street lost its swagger during the crash and hasn’t gotten it back despite the market’s broader recovery. Big banks are adding employees in Bangalore and Salt Lake City while cutting them in Manhattan. Show More Summary
It’s been a while since we checked in on Greece. So how are things at the former political and economic dysfunction capital of Europe? A little bit good and a bunch of bad. Greece’s four big, systemic banks will need another €5.8 billion...Show More Summary
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By YCharts: By Jeff Bailey No one's words - save, perhaps, Vladimir Putin's - were parsed more closely over the weekend than Warren Buffett's, as he issued his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (BRK.B) shareholders. There were...Show More Summary
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If you've ever attempted to switch banks, you know it can be a huge hassle. But a detailed plan makes a big difference. If you're considering a bank switch, follow this guide to make it as painless as possible. Read more...
More than 64 million Americans are cut off from access to traditional banking because they lack credit history. To better serve these unbanked consumers financial institutions are relying on the promises of big data brokers to accurately determine the creditworthiness of consumers. Show More Summary
The market at large may have been a bit sleepy today, but the banking sector was jumping on the eve of some big news.
Briefly: If you somehow missed the big news, Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave just won Best Picture at the 86th Academy Awards this past weekend. As expected, Fox Searchlight is banking on all the awards buzz (since it also won at the BAFTAs, the Indie Spirits, and Golden Globes) and re-releasing the film in theaters this weekend. Show More Summary
ByQuoth the Raven: The news this morning was that estimates for the big banks were taken down from several analysts across the board - mostly on fears of trading revenue slowdowns, lofty guidance, and questionable expenses. Seeking Alpha...Show More Summary
By Felix Salmon: Once upon a time, remittances, especially to Mexico, were the next big thing. In 2002, for instance, Bank of America bought 24.9% of one of Mexico's big three banks, Serfín, mainly for the remittance business: Bank of...Show More Summary
GENEVA (AP) — Carmakers are banking on the fast-growing demand for small SUVs to earn new customers Carmakers Bank On Small SUVs As Next Big Thing - -
The Tax Reform Act of 2015 proposes a new excise tax on systemically important financial institutions to end "too big to fail.
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Trips to Starbucks' stores have replaced trips to the local bank branch as an everyday American ritual. But the trend may not stop there, as Starbucks and other non-banks offer more and more services for handling your money that onl...
The first week of the month will see plenty of action for the nation's big banks as the market reacts to big macro numbers, revelations of loan fraud from a Citigroup client, Bank of America going ex-dividend, JPMorgan paying up to settle a lawsuit, and Wells Fargo getting a big stamp of approval from Warren Buffett.
Bank of America’s latest SEC filing shows another big battle brewing with monoline insurer Ambac