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2014-06-30 12:26:53

Columbia Business School study says analysts' concerns about fair value accounting clouded the already murky waters, fueling the crisis NEW YORK, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Widespread finger-pointing in the fallout from the 2008-2009 financial crisis is only exacerbated by the continuing legal battles between the big banks and SEC. Fair value accounting (FVA) is often cast as the culprit for accelerating the economic downturn, but a new study from Columbia Business School, published in the...

2014-06-25 23:06:06

ReportsnReports.com offers "Ultra HNWIs in South Africa 2014 ", "HNWI Asset Allocation in South Africa 2014", "Challenges and Opportunities for the Wealth Sector in South Africa 2014" and "High Net Worth trends in South Africa 2014" market research reports in its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Ultra HNWIs in South Africa 2014 market research report says there were 581 UHNWIs in South Africa in 2013, with an average per capita wealth of...

2014-06-24 12:30:33

The Tower at PNC Plaza Reflects PNC's Continued Leadership in Green Building PITTSBURGH, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) today celebrated the topping off of its new global headquarters, The Tower at PNC Plaza. Officials, labor dignitaries, construction workers, PNC's employees and project partners gathered to sign the final steel beam before it was placed atop the building structure. The 33-story, 800,000-square foot tower is...

2014-06-23 08:21:40

U.S. is now world's second largest market, overtaken by China in 2009 NEW YORK, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Projects & Infrastructure spending in the United States (U.S.) is expected to be $1 trillion annually by 2025, growing by an average of just over 3.5 percent a year, according to new analysis from PwC titled Capital project and infrastructure spending: Outlook to 2025. Currently, the U.S. is the world's second largest market, having been overtaken by China in...

2014-06-19 08:26:46

- PineBridge Investments' Mid-Year Investment Outlook sees global economy as promising, with fundamentals returning to "normal" in developed world NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PineBridge Investments ("PineBridge"), a leading global multi-asset class investment manager, today released its Investment Outlook 2014 Mid-Year Update, which finds that through the first half of 2014 the global economy is looking more promising than predicted at the start of the year, with...

2014-06-19 08:25:25

LONDON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Australian Household Deposit Market: Forecasts and Future Opportunities http://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/online_banking/australian_household_deposit_market_forecasts_future_opportunities.html The report analyzes the Australian household deposits market and its constituent parts. It examines how the size of the deposits market has altered and sizes the overall market....

2014-06-15 08:21:16

LONDON, June 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:HNWI Asset Allocation in Brazil 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/wealth_management/hnwi_asset_allocation_brazil_2016_1.htmlSynopsis- This report is the result of WealthInsight's extensive research covering the high net worth individual (HNWI) population and wealth management market in Brazil.- The report focuses on HNWI performance between the end of 2008 (the peak...

2014-06-12 23:10:18

Debt Consolidation USA explains how US consumers still feel the financial crisis has never left their finances because of two possible consumer issues. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Debt Consolidation USA discussed in an article published last June 9, 2014 two key issues that are keeping consumers in a perpetual state of financial crisis. The article titled “2 Issues That May Be Fueling Your Financial Crisis” relates as well the relation of how the middle class is losing the...

2014-06-05 23:13:06

One family settling with General Motors over the death of their daughter a month prior to the GM admission over faulty ignition switches, has decided to refile their lawsuit, alleging GM committed perjury and concealed evidence. LawyersandSettlements.com revisits the case with the family’s attorney, Lance Cooper, for further perspective. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 When the engine and vital drivetrain systems of a 2005 GM-manufactured Chevrolet Cobalt suddenly shut down in...

2014-05-22 08:21:04

Improving margins in new car sales BEIJING, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dear Shareholders, China, as a nation, is only beginning its love affair with the road. In 2013, we saw double-digit growth in car sales, rising 14% to 22 million vehicles, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers, after two years of relatively weak, single-digit growth in the world's largest auto market. This is part of a process, as car ownership spreads from the sophisticated...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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