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Credit Suisse publishes “Wealth patterns among the top 5% of African-Americans,” a comprehensive study on wealth creation and wealth management among the nation’s wealthiest African-Americans
11/21/2014 12:33:39 PM
Credit Suisse, in collaboration with Brandeis University’s Institute on Assets and Social Policy (IASP), today published “Wealth patterns among the top 5% of African-Americans,” a study on wealth creation and wealth management among the nation’s wealthiest African-Americans as measured by net worth. The study shows that the top 5% of African-Americans invest a greater …
Deutsche Bank Partners with the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves to Mobilize USD 100 Million in New Investments
11/21/2014 12:30:19 PM
Deutsche Bank today announced, in partnership with Bank of America, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, development finance institutions and private investors, a continued commitment to investment in the clean cooking sector through creating a USD 100 million fund to support social enterprises that advance and deploy clean cookstove solutions. To help finance …
Motorola Solutions to Present at Dec. 2 Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference
11/21/2014 9:15:10 AM
Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) today announced that Gino Bonanotte, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference on Tuesday, Dec. 2, in Scottsdale, Ariz. The presentation will begin at approximately 11 a.m. Mountain Standard Time and will be webcast live at www.motorolasolutions.com/investor. A …
Lawmakers Press KBR On Gagging Whistleblowers
11/20/2014 6:15:40 PM
Kohn, Kohn and Colapinto’s landmark case,  In re: Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc., et al. , continues to make headlines as members of Congress are joining KKC’s battle aimed at halting the use of non-disclosures agreements to silence whistleblowers.  Members of Congress called on  KBR CEO Stuart Bradie  to come forward with information about the company’s non-disclosure …
ING Vysya Bank to merge with Kotak Mahindra Bank
11/20/2014 10:06:09 AM
ING Vysya Bank (Vysya) and Kotak Mahindra Bank (Kotak) today announced their intention to merge their respective businesses. The combination of their businesses will lead to a strengthened position as one of India’s leading privately held banks, with a wider geographical spread and enhanced expertise across customer segments and product categories. With a current …
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11/20/2014 6:00:00 AM
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SEC Whistleblower Office Continues Big Improvements
11/19/2014 9:46:07 AM
Washington, D.C. November 19, 2014.  On Monday the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Office of the Whistleblower released its FY 2014 Annual Report.  The report, required by Congress, documented significant improvements in the SEC’s whistleblower program, leading the National Whistleblower Center to point to the SEC program as a model for other federal agencies to …
90% of Consumers in Asia Pacific Strive to be “Rainy Day” Ready
11/18/2014 9:52:12 AM
TWEET: 90% of #APAC consumers strive 2 be rainy day ready; but some struggle 2 save – Latest #MasterCard money mgmnt surveyhttp://mstr.cd/1wN0BlM Ninety percent of people in the Asia Pacific region are planning to either save the same or more over the coming six months found the latest Consumer Purchasing Priorities – Money Management survey, released today by …
BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey Finds Risk Appetite Lifts as Growth Expectations Pick Up
11/18/2014 8:48:33 AM
Global investors have a restored appetite for risk amid greater optimism over the outlook for profits and the economy, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey for November. A net 47 percent of the global panel expects the economy to strengthen in the year ahead, a rise from a net 33 percent in October. Investors have expressed similar positivity over profits …
Valitor offers merchant solutions for a better acquiring experience
11/18/2014 6:18:53 AM
Valitor is offering solutions for merchants look ing for a unique and better acquiring experience. The company prides itself in offering cross-border activities in a fair and transparent manner. It has been noted by Valitor’s customers that merchants who actively market their products abroad will find value in the company’s acquiring services. Amongst Valitor’s …
Carlyle Cardinal Ireland Invests in General Secure Logistics Services
11/17/2014 3:23:29 PM
Carlyle Cardinal Ireland (CCI), the Irish private equity fund formed by The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) and Cardinal Capital, today announced it has invested in General Secure Logistics Services (GSLS), an Irish Cash Management Solutions provider.  GSLS provides a comprehensive cash logistics service, including cash in transit services, cash processing and the supply of notes …
LexisNexis Risk Solutions launches Fraud Defense Network to fight fraud
11/17/2014 1:03:14 PM
Today LexisNexis Risk Solutions announced the launch of the LexisNexis® Fraud Defense Network, the first-of-its-kind alliance that seeks to link organizations across all industries with resources, information and actionable intelligence to predict, detect and mitigate the risks that fraud presents. The announcement kicks off the company’s participation in International Fraud …
Morgan Stanley Installs Bloom Energy Fuel Cells at Purchase, NY Facility
11/17/2014 11:27:48 AM
At a ribbon-cutting ceremony today, Morgan Stanley unveiled a new fuel cell system manufactured by Bloom Energy.  The system, which was installed at the firm’s headquarters facility at 2000 Westchester Avenue in Purchase, NY, is now operational and supplying energy to the building.  The fuel cell system, along with a solar panel field completed earlier this year, are the …
RBS supports Sherry Coutu CBE in new ’Scale-Up’ report
RBS supports Sherry Coutu CBE in new ’Scale-Up’ report
11/17/2014 9:39:11 AM
The independent ’Scale-Up’ report published on Monday 17 November lays out the path to economic growth for leaders of cities and clusters so they can boost job and wealth creation in their communities. RBS has supported Sherry Coutu CBE in contributing to the Report which spells out the strategy to secure economic growth by supporting businesses across Britain in their …
Deutsche Bank effects first Renminbi transaction via Frankfurt’s offshore clearing centre
11/17/2014 9:20:12 AM
Deutsche Bank today announced that it effected its first Renminbi transaction via Frankfurt’s offshore clearing centre. “Companies from Germany and other European countries can now conduct Renminbi transactions cleared in Frankfurt via their house banks,” said Werner Steinmueller, Head of Global Transaction Banking at Deutsche Bank. “The advent of Renminbi clearing in …
Citymarket selects NCR technology for Paraguay launch
11/17/2014 8:32:46 AM
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced today that Citymarke t, a chain of small grocery stores owned by PRV STORES PY SA, has opened ten stores in Asuncion, Paraguay and plans to open four more by year’s end featuring NCR technology at the point of service. As part of the agreement, Citymarket is using the NCR …
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11/17/2014 6:00:00 AM
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11/16/2014 6:00:00 AM
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Recession generation SMEs seize international trade opportunities earlier
11/14/2014 12:21:05 PM
Almost two thirds (65%) of currently exporting SMEs started between 2007 and 2014 began exporting within their first year1 Pre-1990 businesses utilise exporting as a tool of growth much later in business cycle but 42% wish they’d done it sooner Research1 from Barclays has shown that small UK businesses are starting to export far earlier than before. Of …
Credit Recovery and Banking Union in Focus at Vienna Initiative 2 Full Forum
Credit Recovery and Banking Union in Focus at Vienna Initiative 2 Full Forum
11/14/2014 11:21:13 AM
The Vienna Initiative 2 Full Forum met in Brussels on 13 November. Its key focus was to work towards sustained credit recovery by accelerating balance sheet cleaning, reducing non-performing loans (NPLs) and boosting the use of credit enhancement schemes. It also discussed options to enhance cross-border regulatory coordination between the recently-established Single …