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2014-08-28 23:02:14

UHY explains that the US was at the epicentre of the financial crash of 2008, but there are now signs that the economic recovery is strengthening and with it, the demand for lending. Sterling Heights, MI (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Bank lending to the private sector in the US has stagnated in the last year, down by 0.13% in real terms, and continuing to fall behind the rest of the G7, according to a new study by UHY, the international accountancy network. UHY warns that the figures show that...

2014-08-27 12:26:29

MONTEBELLO, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading personal finance website GOBankingRates recognizes Camino Federal Credit Union for providing its members with the latest in mobile banking technology. The Southern California-based credit union's recent addition of mobile deposit features to its banking app is part of an ongoing commitment to offering convenient services designed to make its members' lives, and financial decisions, even easier....

2014-08-14 08:25:25

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Economist Allan Meltzer, Ph.D who is a Senior Fellow at Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve, is featured in this two minute preview video, describes his solution to avoid Big Bank Bail-outs in the future. Meltzer tells the Full Disclosure Network(R) how he is working with U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and David Vitter (R-LA) to help write a bill that would downsize banks to...

2014-07-30 08:28:28

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Watch this revealing 2-minute preview video here in Segment 4 of 6. Economist Allan H. Meltzer, Ph.D., charges that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac fostered the wrong incentives that led to the home foreclosure situation. He points out that the public's interest takes a back seat to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) training that undermines regulators' objectivity and promotes impractical, harmful policies. Full Disclosure...

2014-07-24 23:08:00

Personal Gain Index shines a light on how representatives benefit during their tenure Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 While the average American continues to struggle financially, members of Congress are getting richer. How much richer? A new study by Ballotpedia and the Government Accountability Institute reveals that a member of Congress can expect his or her net worth to increase in eight years by an average of 72.6 percent. The Personal Gain Index (PGI) is a four-part study...

2014-07-16 08:24:05

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Watch this revealing 2-minute preview video here in Segment 4 of 6. Economist Allan H. Meltzer, Ph.D., reveals that banks have been turned into public utilities, and there's too much emphasis on near-term actions. He posits that the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act in 2010 added even more regulations to a heavily regulated industry, transferring decisions about risk for the bankers to the regulators. Full Disclosure Network(R)...

2014-07-11 08:20:36

ARLINGTON, Va., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) today announced that, as required by the terms of the indenture (the "Indenture") governing its 3.00% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2024 (CUSIP No. 018804AK0) (the "Notes"), it is commencing an offer to repurchase (the "Repurchase") any and all of the $12,816,000 aggregate principal amount outstanding of its Notes. Holders may surrender their Notes for repurchase at any time from 9:00 a.m. New York City time on...

2014-07-02 08:24:34

WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Watch this revealing 2 minute preview video here in Segment 3 of 6. Economist Allan H. Meltzer, Ph.D., is deeply concerned that by adding reserves the "Fed" creates enormous problems for the future, with trillions of dollars having to be absorbed back into the system without creating another inflation or recession, thereby creating world chaos. He notes in this January 2014 interview that $1 trillion has been added to total reserves,...

2014-06-20 16:23:17

ABILENE, Texas, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Financial Bank, N.A. has announced its plans to build a new banking location in Fort Worth, Texas at 1000 Forest Park Boulevard. The Company will hold a groundbreaking ceremony at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24, 2014. The Bank's current Fort Worth location at 550 Bailey Avenue, Suite 300, will be relocated to the new building upon completion in mid-2015, subject to final regulatory approval. "We are constantly looking for...

2014-06-18 08:25:07

WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Full Disclosure Network(R) continues its historic Internet TV series examining the Federal Reserve System and its proper role in an interview with Allan Meltzer, Ph.D., Professor, Carnegie Mellon Tepper Graduate School of Business, Senior Fellow at Hoover Institution, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve. Watch the 2 - minute preview video here in Segment 2 of 6. Meltzer describes the Federal Reserve as a...


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