Archive | February, 2012

Home is where the cash is! – Brits investing more in their homes

London, United Kingdom (PRWEB UK) 23 November 2012 According to a new survey by insurer Helpucover, 84% of us have spent up to five thousand pounds doing up our homes in the last four years, despite the UK national and household incomes falling by more than 13% this year compared to the start of the [...]

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New regulator to champion older consumers

New regulator to champion older consumers Consumer groups say next year's financial regulatory shake-up should allow older people to challenge age limits and other policies that make it harder for them to take out insurance and mortgage products. In a government-sponsored amendment to the … Read more on Financial Times Police probe into financial watchdog [...]

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Central Bank of Nigeria Selects Wall Street Systems To Improve Reserve Management

London and New York (PRWEB) March 14, 2008 Wall Street Systems (Wallstreet), the global provider of, trading and settlement solutions and services, today announced that it has been selected by Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to provide a portfolio management system to automate its reserve management processes. CBN, which is Africa’s second largest central bank, [...]

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Latest Tier 1 Capital News

Buy Citigroup For Strong Capital Position And Attractive Valuations The bank maintains a tier 1 capital ratio of 13.9% and a total capital ratio of 17.1% at the end of the third quarter of the current year. This is compared to 13.6% tier 1 capital ratio for Bank of America . Wells Fargo (WFC) has [...]

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KPI Library Delivers Eurozone Debt Crisis Visualized

Amsterdam, The Netherlands (PRWEB) November 19, 2011 KPI Library now delivers the Eurozone Debt Crisis Visualized, an overview what is really going on in the Eurozone. KPI Library decided to pull together scattered information from different publicizing bodies across the internet to visualize debt and deficit for the region, per country and per person. Further [...]

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Latest Reserve Bank Of New Zealand News

Wellington Image by itravelnz™ Reserve Bank of New Zealand. New Zealand housing confidence firmer in Q3: ASB poll Earlier this month the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) warned that house prices, which have hit record levels in Auckland on tight supply, were overvalued. Housing data from the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) [...]

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(Macro) Episode 17: Real Income

Why does inflation even matter? One way is the effect on your ability to purchase goods and services with the dollars that you have. “(Macro) Episode 17: Real Income” by Dr. Mary J. McGlasson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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Latest Reserve Bank Of New Zealand News

New Zealand Dollar Rangebound Ahead of US Election, China Congress, RBA … Also this week are local employment data due Tuesday and Thursday, as well as the first press conference of Reserve Bank of New Zealand Gov. Graeme Wheeler Wednesday at which he will present the bank's financial stability report. Westpac Bank Senior … Read [...]

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Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA

Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) announced today (November 23) the progress of its banking complaint cases at the end of October 2012.These cases include both Lehman-Brothers-related and other non-Lehman-Brothers-related banking … Read more on 7thSpace Interactive (press release) HKMA Exchange Fund 3Q Investment Gains HK.2 Billion [...]

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ECB's Coeure: risks to price stability balanced in euro area

ECB's Coeure: risks to price stability balanced in euro area OSAKA, Japan Oct 31 (Reuters) – European Central Bank Executive Board member Benoit Coeure said on Wednesday that risks to price stability in the euro area are balanced at present. "We remain very vigilant to any sign of risks to price stability. Read more on [...]

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CIGI Experts Outline Prescriptions for Cannes Summit and Beyond in Special Report on G20 Issues

Waterloo, Ont. (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 With a possible euro zone collapse and Greek insolvency likely to dominate the upcoming [...]

Pathways Home Health and Hospice Satu Johal Receives CFO of Year of the Year Award; Silicon Valley Business Journal Honoree

Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Satu Johal, CFO at Pathways Home Health & Hospice, received the Silicon Valley Business [...]

Latest Financial Regulation News

Working Together Towards Better Financial Regulation and Stability in Asia Image by Asian Development Bank Tellers attend to clients in [...]

European financial regulation – 4 questions to Olivier Garnier (Societe Generale)

Olivier Garnier, Chief economist at Societe Generale Group, expresses his view on European financial regulation and its reform. Video interview [...]

AMS Health Care Mortgage Corporation Provides Debt Service Savings to Hospitals Utilizing FHA 242 Mortgage Insurance Program

Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 An oft-overlook and relatively unknown federal program for hospitals seeking capital for needed and [...]

Vermont’s Captive Insurance Industry Off to Best Start Since 2005

Montpelier, VT (PRWEB) April 16, 2012 First quarter licensure of new captive insurance companies is off to a strong start [...]