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Capella University's Groundbreaking FlexPath Learning Model...
Capella University's innovative FlexPath programs have received approval by the Higher Learning Commission , which accredits degree-granting institutions in the north-central region of the United States.
US Bank Provides USD 23m in San Diego affordable housing financing
Fairbanks Commons, the third phase of four inclusionary housing projects to be built in Del Sur, is located across the street from three-year-old Del Norte High School and less than a mile from Del Sur Elementary School.
U.S. Bancorp Presents at Barclay's Americas Select Franchise Conference, May-22-2013
Great, if everyone could settle down. Starbucks supposed to wake you up. And now for the rest of the day in this room, I think we have financial services companies.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Motley Fool
Are Sunny Days Ahead for This Solar Play?
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the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Names U.S. Bank to Top Workplaces 2013
"The U.S. Bank team is honored to be recognized as one of the Top Workplaces in Southeastern Wisconsin," said Bill Bertha, president of U.S. Bank in Milwaukee.
Banking Round-Up: Price-To-Book Ratio Comparisons
The price-to-book ratio of a company's stock is often used by investors as a quick tool to gauge whether the shares are being priced too cautiously or too aggressively, as marked differences between the price of a company's share in the equity market compared to its book of accounts are often a sign of under- or over-valuation. But sometimes, ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Big banks provide cash for payday loans
Fast cash is a few clicks away for Minnesotans at the popular CashNetUSA website, where a two-week loan for $100 carries an annual percentage rate of about 390 percent.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Motley Fool
2 Bank Stocks Buffett Bought
One clear conclusion from the report: Warren Buffett likes his banks. ) , the largest bank by market value and the fourth-largest by assets, by 4% in the first quarter.
Thu May 16, 2013
2 Minnesota women sentenced in Somali terror case
The numbers sum up the frenzy that has taken over the Golden State since it became the newest in the nation to join the madness over Powerball, which saw its jackpot soar Thursday to $550 million.
Contra Costa Times
SolarCity raises record $500 million from Goldman
Rooftop solar installer SolarCity on Thursday said Goldman Sachs would finance more than $500 million of its solar power projects.
A Financial Services ETF Buffett Would Like
As ETFs have surged in popularity, analysts and investors have wondered which funds would be appealing to legendary value investor Warren Buffett.
U.S. Bank expands in Chicago, will rename Loop skyscraper
U.S. Bank will slap its name on a downtown Chicago skyscraper as it expands its presence there, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Wed May 15, 2013
UPDATE 1-Berkshire reveals CB&I stake, adds to Wells Fargo
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Wednesday revealed a new investment in Chicago Bridge & Iron Co and said it has added to its largest equity holding, Wells Fargo & Co.
Us Stocks-Dow, S&P 500 end at record highs again, Google ...
The Nasdaq also hit its highest level since November 2000 although gains were limited by a steep decline in Apple .
Tue May 14, 2013
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Credicorp has the Highest Return on Equity in the Diversified Banks...
Below are the three companies in the Diversified Banks industry with the highest return on equity.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Straits Times
Man gets 20 years in Somali terror investigation
This combination of undated photos show Somali nationals , Mahamud Said Omar, Abdifatah Yusuf Isse, Salah Osman Ahmed, and Omer Abdi Mohamed.
Man sentenced to 20 years in case of Somalis recruited to fight with al-Shabab in Somalia
This combination of undated photos show Somali nationals, from left, Mahamud Said Omar, Abdifatah Yusuf Isse, Salah Osman Ahmed, and Omer Abdi Mohamed.
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
Paulsen rules our run for US Senate or MN governor
MINNEAPOLIS - Republican U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen has ruled out a run for the U.S. Senate or for governor of Minnesota, saying he plans to seek a fourth term in the House instead.
MOVES- Marsh, BNP Paribas, BDO
The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Monday.
USB's a Bank Stock Bargain
USB's shares closed at $33.49 Friday, returning just 5% this year, compared to a return of 14% for the KBW Bank Index .