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December 3, 2013 Goldman and JPMorgan’s New Capital Plans Satisfy RegulatorSource: NY Times
Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase have finally overcome a regulatory rebuke that had been hanging over both banks since the Federal Reserve performed stress tests this year on large financial firms.
Source: Washington Post
Missing from the Security and Exchange Commission’s list of regulatory priorities for the coming year is any plan to consider whether public companies should disclose their political spending, a setback for investor advocates who...
December 2, 2013 Record crowds shop over holiday weekend, but spending declinesSource: Boston.com
NEW YORK (AP) — Did stores shoot themselves in the foot? Target, Macy’s and other retailers offered holiday discounts in early November and opened stores on Thanksgiving Day. It was an effort to attract shoppers before Black...
December 2, 2013 Sovereign-Rating Change Flurry Seen Amid New Rules: Euro Credit
Businessweek - Standard & Poorâs stripped the Netherlands of its AAA status last week for the first time, while raising its grade for Cyprus and adjusting its outlook on Spain. îFitch Ratingsî raised its...
December 2, 2013 U.S. stocks end lower, but post solid monthly gainsSource: Market Watch
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks closed mostly lower on Friday, pulling back from Wednesday’s record levels, but still achieved gains for the week and month. The main indexes spent most of the shortened, post-Thanksgiving session in...
December 1, 2013 Europe stocks post modest Nov. rise; Spain fumbles
MarketWatch - The îStoxxî Europe 600 index (STX:XX:SXXP) (STX:XX:SXXP) 0.03 point, or less than 0.1%, shaved off to close at 325.16. That left the pan-European index with a 0.7% weekly rise and a 0.9% gain for the...
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November 29, 2013 Gold Looks Oversold Compared to Stocks
Forex Street - Chinese Appetite for Gold Physical demand has been given a boost as Hong Kong reported that China has net imported ... to pick up before the lunar New Year at the end of January 2014, China will likely overtake...
November 29, 2013 Europe gains as US shuts for Thanksgiving
HispanicBusiness.com - EUROPEAN stocks gained ground yesterday in light trade, with Italian shares outperforming after the country's Senate expelled former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi , fuelling hopes of stability for the...
November 29, 2013 Lord Browne: fracking will not reduce UK gas pricesSource: Guardian
Fracking is not going to reduce gas prices in the UK, according to the chairman of the UK's leading shale gas company. The statement by Lord Browne, one of the most powerful energy figures in Britain, contradicts claims by David...
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