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6 hrs ago | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Monday Mar 2 | via Chicago Tribune
Consumer complaints about debt again topped the list of concerns for Illinoisans last year. But identity theft, including rampant data breaches in recent years, was the No. Comment?
Thursday Feb 26 | via The Washington Post
The investment firm, with about $25 billion under management, is acquiring Five Ten Capital, a rental business with more than 1,500 houses in states including Florida, Illinois and Texas, said two people with knowledge of the deal. New York-based Cerberus also is hiring Five Ten's founder, Rob Bloemker, to oversee the rental business and play a role in broader mortgage investments, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the information is private. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 25 | via Lincoln Daily News
Governor Bruce Rauner announced Tuesday he has nominated Ramon Cepeda and Jill Smart for openings on the University of Illinois' Board of Trustees. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 25 | via Mortgage News Daily
Freddie Mac said on Wednesday that its Multi-Indicator Market Index still shows that, at the national level, housing is continuing to stabilize . Thirty-eight of the 50 states plus the District of Columbia are now showing an improving three-month trend as are 40 of the 50 largest metro areas. Comment?
2 min ago | via Coastal Observer
A program for special needs children that had planned to move to a Pawleys Island beach house this week is now reviewing its options after receiving a cease and desist letter from the town zoning official. Comment?
2 min ago | via Business Journal
Houston's real estate industry is often seen as staunchly traditional, despite the advent of online competitors like Redfin, Trulia and Zillow. Local Realtors have long followed a commission-based fee structure, where a 6 percent commission is split between the buyer's and seller's brokers. Comment?
17 min ago | via Daily Mail
Virgin Money staff were celebrating their second bonus in a year today after the challenger bank announced bumper profits in its first set of results as a publicly-listed company. The bank, still part-owned by billionaires Sir Richard Branson and Wilbur Ross, decided to share the wealth with staff who will receive an extra bonus worth 7 per cent of their salaries, on top of rewards already received, and in addition to the A 1,000 of shares they got when the bank floated in November last year. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
"We set out to be a credible and effective challenger to the large incumbent banks and I believe we have laid an excellent foundation on which to realise our ambition," Virgin Money CEO "We aim always to live up to the consumerchampion ethos of the Virgin brand, and our conservative approach to risk and strong financial performance go hand in hand with our commitment to serve the needs of customers and communities. "Following the progress made in 2014 I am pleased to report that we expect to be admitted to the FTSE 250 on 20 March 2015." Comment?
10 min ago | via Business Journal
Fourth-quarter loan growth at federally-insured credit unions rose to the highest level in at least nine years, according to new information from the National Credit Union Administration . Outstanding loan balances totaled $712.3 billion as of Dec. 31, up 10.4 percent compared to the same quarter in 2013 when loan balances totaled $645.2 million, NCUA's latest Call Report data shows. Comment?
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