Archive for July, 2014

postheadericon Banks of Blood and Sperm – The Atlantic

Banks of Blood and Sperm
The Atlantic
The word "bank" typically refers to financial institutions, large and small, from the storefront where you go to cash your checks to the big investment firms of Wall Street. Yet there is a class of banks that deals not with money but with bodily fluids

postheadericon EU sanctions some of Russia’s biggest banks, including #1 Sberbank – RT (blog)


RT (blog)
EU sanctions some of Russia's biggest banks, including #1 Sberbank
RT (blog)
“In order to restrict Russia's access to EU capital markets, EU nationals and companies may no more buy or sell new bonds, equity or similar financial instruments with a maturity exceeding 90 days, issued by major state-owned Russian banks, development …
Loopholes Blunt Impact of US, EU Sanctions Over UkraineWall Street Journal
EU sanctions some of Russia's biggest banks, limits capital market access for U.S. News & World Report
Russia's central bank vows to support banks hit by new sanctionsWashington Post
Voice of America
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postheadericon Federal Home Loan Banks of Des Moines, Seattle Explore Merger – Wall Street Journal

Federal Home Loan Banks of Des Moines, Seattle Explore Merger
Wall Street Journal
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle have entered into an exclusive arrangement for a potential merger, the banks said Thursday. A merger would require approval from the Federal Housing Finance …
Two US home loan banks in talks on mergerReuters

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postheadericon Banks Decimates Neon Jungle For Recording “Waiting Game” Without Her … – Idolator: All About The Music


Idolator: All About The Music
Banks Decimates Neon Jungle For Recording “Waiting Game” Without Her
Idolator: All About The Music
Neon Jungle surprised a lot of people by covering Banks' “Waiting Game” on their debut LP Welcome To The Jungle — including the song's composer. It turns out nobody asked the Goddess diva for her permission and she's understandably miffed about the …
Banks: Neon Jungle Used 'Waiting Games' Without Permission On 'Welcome To Music Times
BANKS accuses Neon Jungle of using her song on album without permissionDigital Spy
Neon Jungle Put a Cover of BANKS's "Waiting Game" on Their Album and Noisey (blog)
NME.com -Gigwise -Radio 1
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postheadericon Portugal’s BES Proves Weakest Link in EU Banking System – Forbes


Forbes
Portugal's BES Proves Weakest Link in EU Banking System
Forbes
Complex ownership structures and parallel accounting systems should not be allowed as the bank's woes risk denting the Portuguese economy – already among the weakest of the euro zone and a risk to the currency's sustainability – and the overall …
European banks feel backlash of clean-upFinancial Times

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postheadericon Banks Face Hit From CFPB on $30 Billion in Overdraft Fees – Businessweek

Banks Face Hit From CFPB on $30 Billion in Overdraft Fees
Businessweek
The $30 billion banks collect in overdraft fees each year may shrink as the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau imposes rules aimed at shielding customers from harm. The agency, which issued a study on the fees today, is also weighing regulations
Overdraft fees risky for consumers, bonanza for US banks -reportReuters
Regulators Still Troubled by Overdraft Fees as Banks Prepare to Lose Billions USFinancePost
Debit overdraft fees often exceed cost of purchaseNews & Observer

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postheadericon Credit card fraud affects OC banks – Delmarva Daily Times

Credit card fraud affects OC banks
Delmarva Daily Times
Credit card fraud has impacted the checking accounts of Visa debit card accounts at two local banks. Visa notified Taylor Bank and Bank of Ocean City that some of their customers' debit card numbers may have been compromised by an outside source.
Police, Banks Issue Security Alerts After Uptick In Fraud, ScamsThe Dispatch

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postheadericon Argentina Banks Preparing Bid to Help Argentina Avoid Default – Wall Street Journal


Bloomberg
Argentina Banks Preparing Bid to Help Argentina Avoid Default
Wall Street Journal
Members of Argentina's banking association, known as Adeba, are working on a last-minute plan to help the country avoid default, according to people familiar with the matter. News of the plan came as Argentina's economy minister said late Tuesday that
Argentina Unopposed to Bank Deal With Hedge Funds as Bonds SinkBloomberg
Banks ready plan to help Argentina avoid defaultMarketWatch
Argentina's banks float plan to avert default, end debt impasseNew York Post
Reuters
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postheadericon US banks braced for large deposit outflows – CNBC


CNBC
US banks braced for large deposit outflows
CNBC
Other banks including Citigroup, Bank of New York Mellon and PNC Financial Services have also said they are trying to gauge the potential effect of the Fed's exit on institutional or retail depositors who might choose to switch to higher interest

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postheadericon ‘Too Big to Fail’ Report Hedges on Big Banks’ Funding Edge – Wall Street Journal


Bloomberg
'Too Big to Fail' Report Hedges on Big Banks' Funding Edge
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—Large U.S. banks may still have an advantage over small banks due to the perception they are "too big to fail," but that edge appears to have "declined or reversed" since the 2008 financial crisis, according to a new government report …
Big Banks' 'Too-Big-to-Fail Subsidy' Is Waning, GAO FindsBloomberg
UPDATE 3-Big US banks' funding advantage reduced, could rise in crisis-officialReuters
Banks Aren't Too Big to Fail Unless They FailBloomberg View
The Hill -Washington Examiner -KFGO
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postheadericon Kid going to college? Have the ‘money talk’ – Today.com

Kid going to college? Have the 'money talk'
Today.com
My son is 18 and headed off to the University of Colorado in a few weeks. I just sat down with him to have a talk about money. Among other things, I showed him my credit report online. His eyes widened. "They know all of that about you?" They don't
Forget Money: Parents More Interested in Talking to Kids about Sex,Huffington Post (blog)

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postheadericon Yet another super PAC is using big money to take on big money – Washington Post (blog)

Yet another super PAC is using big money to take on big money
Washington Post (blog)
A new super PAC is calling on congressional candidates to reject outside spending on their behalf by groups financed by secret donors, the latest example of activists embracing a big-money vehicle to fight big money in elections. CounterPAC is running …
New Super PAC Spends Big Money to Fight Big Money in PoliticsAllGov

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postheadericon The Money Chat You Need to Have Now With Your Family – DailyFinance

The Money Chat You Need to Have Now With Your Family
DailyFinance
Money conversations between parents and adult children can be difficult at best. Issues such as your parents' investments, retirement planning, estate planning wishes and elder care issues are never easy. A recent survey by Fidelity, which involved 1

postheadericon Montana Indian tribe happy to take Redskins’ money – USA TODAY


USA TODAY
Montana Indian tribe happy to take Redskins' money
USA TODAY
BOX ELDER, Mont. – Mike Sangrey understands some people think his Chippewa Cree Tribe is selling out by taking money from the Washington NFL team's Original Americans Foundation. Sangrey doesn't care about that. There's a spanking-new …

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postheadericon Consolidating jails in Cuyahoga County might help cities save money, study says – The Plain Dealer

Consolidating jails in Cuyahoga County might help cities save money, study says
The Plain Dealer
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Cities in Cuyahoga County might save money by turning over operations of their jails to the county, according to a new county-financed study. But the study, which cost taxpayers $95,000, provides no estimate of the potential savings

postheadericon 5 Ways to Make Money Before the End of Summer – Huffington Post

5 Ways to Make Money Before the End of Summer
Huffington Post
Handling money in the summer is like putting a load of socks through the laundry. Somewhere between the spin cycle and the dryer, you lose one, presumably behind the washing machine or through black magic, never to be seen or worn again. It isn't a big …

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postheadericon Brandon quits, vows to pursue arts-money issue – Florida Today

Brandon quits, vows to pursue arts-money issue
Florida Today
Brandon earlier this month raised concerns about how tourism tax money is used to fund arts and cultural organizations. She believes a $195,000 allotment from the county's 5 percent tax on hotel rooms and other short-term rentals should go directly to

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postheadericon The Recession Generation: How Millennials Are Changing Money Management … – Forbes


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The Recession Generation: How Millennials Are Changing Money Management
Forbes
And the 30-year-old New Yorker with a name more befitting an octogenarian baroness has perhaps the leading company for doing just that: Von Tobel founded and runs LearnVest, a site and app designed to make managing your money as easy as …

postheadericon Businessman Says Former Virginia Governor’s Wife Sought Money – New York Times


Reuters
Businessman Says Former Virginia Governor's Wife Sought Money
New York Times
RICHMOND, Va. — The wealthy businessman at the heart of the government's case alleging that former Gov. Bob McDonnell of Virginia and his wife used his office to enrich themselves took the stand on Wednesday and began describing how he provided …
Star witness says he gave McDonnells money because he wanted their helpDaily Press

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postheadericon When Money Motivates Cancer Treatment Options – Forbes


Forbes
When Money Motivates Cancer Treatment Options
Forbes
Last week, Dr. Pearl kicked off a three-part series on economic biases in medicine. His first installment revealed how money motivates bias in medical research. Today's article follows the money trail to expose a different form of bias: the kind that

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