3 hrs ago
Pump 'down' the volume to address noise and hearing loss
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has tapped Lehman Professor Sandra Levey to serve on the department's Noise Committee, which will recommend campaigns to address safe listening practices with the aim of reducing noise-induced hearing loss in the city.
11 hrs ago
Dollar hits five-year high against the yen
The U.S. dollar climbed on Friday to its highest level against the Japanese yen in more than five years, as the two nations' monetary policies held the market's attention ahead of central-bank decisions due out next week.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Grounded Aerial to Bring Emotionally Charged Choreography Amplified...
Artistic Director Karen A. Fuhrman announced today that GROUNDED AERIAL, a visceral aerial Dance Company , will present EMOTIONALLY CHARGED CHOREOGRAPHY AMPLIFIED INTO THE AIR on Saturday, January 25th at 8pm at the Lehman Center for Performing Arts .
Wed Dec 11, 2013
SS&C Appoints Bob Schwartz Chief Technology Officer
SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc., a provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, announced Bob Schwartz has been appointed chief technology officer.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
US News & World Report
Why Baby Boomers Can Be Great Entrepreneurs
When Lehman Brothers collapsed in 2008, so did the career of Lynn Zuckerman Gray, who was the investment bank's global chief administrative officer at the time.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Is Puerto Rico Too Big To Fail?
The island's plight is reminiscent of the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers, whose bankruptcy filing led US regulators to examine similar banks that were considered "too big to fail."
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Motley Fool
1 Bank You've Never Heard Of and How It Put Your Favorite Banks to Shame
In all fairness, if you live in Sweden, there's probably almost no chance you haven't heard of Svenska Handelsbanken AB .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Lehman Brothers Estate Shopping 20% Stake in D.E. Shaw
The estate of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. is looking to sell its 20% stake in the D.E. Shaw Group, a $33 billion hedge-fund firm based in New York.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The China Post
Australian investment groups settle losses in Lehman Brothers case
Australian councils, charities and churches that lost millions of dollars on risky investment products during the global financial crisis have agreed a settlement, the liquidator of Lehman Brothers Australia said Tuesday.
NewSpring, Plexus pay JHLehman $18.5M for Northeast Ship Repair
Northeast Ship Repair, the Boston-based firm that's been stripping old U.S. Navy ships at the old Philadelphia Navy Yard, has been sold for around $18.5 million to a Radnor investment firm and its partners.
Square Acquires Ex-Googler Team Behind Viewfinder To Help Grow Its NYC Presence
Square is announcing today that it has acquired New York-based photo-sharing app Viewfinder, or perhaps more accurately, that members of the Viewfinder team are joining the payments company, where they'll work out of Square's New York office.
Charleston Business Journal
Economist: Corporations, consumers remain cautious postrecession
Both corporations and consumers have money to spend, but they remain cautious postrecession, local economist Stephen Slifer said this morning during his annual economic outlook breakfast at the Daniel Island Club.
RPT-Fitch downgrades Eurosail-UK 2007-5 Classes B1c, C1c and D1c to 'Dsf' on Restructuring
Fitch Ratings has downgraded classes B1c, C1c and D1c of Eurosail-UK 2007-5NP Plc to 'Dsf' and placed Classes A1a and A1c on Rating Watch Positive , following a restructuring of the transaction, as follows: On 21 November 2013, the issuer received USD35.1m through an auction of its remaining claims against the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy estate in ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Is Puerto Rico Too Big To Fail?
The Island's plight is reminiscent of the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers, whose bankruptcy filing led US regulators to examine similar banks who were considered "too big to fail."
Ernst & Young Settles Lehman Investor Lawsuit for $99 Million
Ernst & Young LLP agreed to pay investors $99 million to settle litigation over its auditing of the bankrupt Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., according to a filing in federal court in Manhattan.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Money set to flow from Lehman class action
AUSTRALIAN creditors involved in a class action against collapsed American investment bank Lehman Brothers have reached a conditional settlement of the matter involving hundreds of millions of dollars.
Sydney Morning Herald
Lehman in proposed $170m settlement
A 'marathon battle': Proposed deal will see councils get back 50 cents in the dollar from Lehman Brothers.
Hearsay: December 2013
The amount of attorney fees that MTV's 16 and Pregnant star Kristina Head was ordered to pay on behalf of celebrity blogger Perez Hilton after losing a libel claim against him.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
RBS 'careless' with $2.7bn loan to Formula One
Royal Bank of Scotland was "extremely careless" when it lent $2.7bn to Formula One motor racing in 2006, the co-chairman of the private-equity firm CVC has told a London court.
Brett Arends's ROI: Why you should always buy on 'Black Friday'
Across the country, people are lining up outside malls and stores to grab some Black Friday "bargains."