12/09/2011

Major US banks rank as best employers for gays, lesbians

Financial firms outperformed most other industries in adopting and enforcing non-discrimination policies, offering health insurance for same-sex partners and recruiting and retaining lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees, according to the repo

11/30/2011

Playing Financials For Another 'Lehman Moment'

Once Bank of America crosses the $5 mark, investors will no longer be able to buy it on margin. Several big hedge funds hold huge positions in these firms, especially B of A, and it could just get to the point where they say enough is enough. $5 could be

11/30/2011

BofA signs up for $1bn solar project

SolarStrong makes affordable solar power projects available for privatized military housing communities nationwide, expected to be largest residential solar project in American history

11/29/2011

31 banks on Fed's watch list

The 31 banks on the list have Tier 1 common risk-based ratios ranging from 6.89% at M&T Bank Corp., according to the company’s third-quarter earnings release, to 15.96% at State Street Corp, SNL Financial reports.

11/29/2011

BNY Mellon to change US funds ‎

The decision to make the change has been taken by BNY Mellon Fund Managers Limited following a change to Newton Investment Management Limited's investment team.

11/24/2011

World Bank urges financial sector to create jobs

The seminar aims at discussing the findings of the September-issued World Bank report entitled “Financial Access and Stability: A roadmap for the Middle East and North Africa” which provides an analytical view of the financial sector across t