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1 hr ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock
Bank of the Ozarks said Monday that it will purchase all the outstanding common stock of Bancshares in a deal estimated about about $23 million.
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1 hr ago | The Washington Post
The U.S. labor force has been shrinking rapidly in recent years. Back in 2007, some 66 percent of working-age Americans had a job or were actively seeking one.
5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Kevin Talbot is co-founder and managing partner of Relay Ventures, an early-stage venture fund that describes its mission as "Strictly Mobile."
10 hrs ago | Fortune
Most Wall Street firms have spent the past few years shedding businesses that clearly don't comply with Volcker, which is supposed to limit the banks' ability to make money on risky, in-house trading.
13 hrs ago | Reuters
Deutsche Bank on Monday named 43-year-old Thomas Poppensieker as head of a new effort to tighten controls at Germany's flagship lender, reporting directly to co-Chief Executives Juergen Fitschen and Anshu Jain.
17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
HSBC Holdings Plc is considering the flotation of up to 30 percent of its British retail and commercial banking arm, the Financial Times reported, a move that would help it cope with planned new rules that demand that British banks ringfence their retail arms.
As soon as this week, a quiet Bay Area economist could become one of the most powerful women in the world.
In the past few months, the New York Times has run a series of stories revealing the business practices of JP Morgan in China, where the bank hired the children of the country's elite to get business from the Chinese Government.
's stock had its "underweight" rating reiterated by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
THE Tasmanian Government has come under pressure to reduce the amount of heavy metal it allows the Rosebery zinc, lead and silver mine to emit as dust.
The Greek government survived a budget vote on Saturday night, hours after international creditors said they would not resume comprehensive negotiations until January, further delaying a fresh tranche of aid for the country.
Oil and gas companies in Texas and nearby states are expecting continued growth next year, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas reports.
In the past 15 years, American print publishers have experienced a massive decline in advertising revenues.
Commodity Futures Trading Commission chief Gary Gensler has convinced regulators to insert new language into the Volcker rule restricting foreign banks from evading the rule, Bloomberg reported on Friday.
Top U.S. cable provider Comcast Corp has tapped JP Morgan Chase & Co for advice as it evaluates a potential bid for Time Warner Cable Inc, people familiar with the matter said.
A top Federal Reserve official, who has been one of the most ardent supporters of the U.S. central bank's bond-buying stimulus program, said he was open to curtailing the purchases this month, although he would prefer to wait.