Archive | April, 2012

NRF Predicts Increase in Holiday Retail Sales, Suggesting Firms Could Make Some Quick Profits This Thanksgiving Weekend; Special Report by Leading Financial e-Letter Inve

New York, NY (PRWEB) November 24, 2012 In a recent Investment Contrarians article, editor and financial expert George Leong reports that the National Retail Federation (NRF) notes that retail sales for the holiday season have increased for three straight years, and the hope is for a fourth year of increases. As Leong notes, the NRF [...]

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Bill That Would Gut Financial Regulatory Efforts Delayed

Enrollment Ceremony for Wall Street Reform Image by Leader Nancy Pelosi Speaker Pelosi, House Leaders, Committee Chairs, and Members of Congress delivered remarks this afternoon in the Capitol at an enrollment ceremony to sign the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and send it to President Obama for his signature. The House passed the [...]

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St. Louis Feds Bullard Discusses Shadow Interest Rates and the Stance of U.S. Monetary Policy

ST. LOUIS, MO (PRWEB) November 08, 2012 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gave remarks Thursday night on Shadow Interest Rates and the Stance of U.S. Monetary Policy, as part of the Ninth Annual Corporate Finance Conference held at the Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis. Pinning down [...]

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Lombardi Publishings Profit Confidential Reports that Global Currency Debasement Could Lead to Higher Inflation

New York, NY (PRWEB) November 02, 2012 Profit Confidential, an e-letter of Lombardi Publishing Corporation, a 26-year-old consumer publisher that has served over one million customers in 141 countries, reports that because the U.S. dollar is slumping, the central banks around the world have turned to printing money in order to stay competitive. While this [...]

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Paul Volcker Calls for a Complete Review of the Federal Reserve Bank From Reuters, via Elect A New Congress, America’s Super Pac

Galena, IL. (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 Paul Volcker, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank, admitted that the current Federal Reserve Bank under Chairman Ben Bernanke, should be taken under review. Volcker made this admission under questioning whether the Federal Reserve Bank had bitten off more than it could chew, on Robert Wolfs, Impact Players, [...]

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Announcement: The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2012

Announcement of the 2012 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, presented by Professor Staffan Normark, Permanent Secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, on 15 October 2012. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2012 was awarded jointly to Alvin E. Roth and Lloyd [...]

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Europe Decides Not to renegotiate with Greece

Hong Kong (PRWEB) November 06, 2011 According to a report in French daily, Le Monde, Europe recently announced that there were plans to block the 8 billion pound tranche that was liberated last week. InvestTechFX reports that they are unwilling to renegotiate the conditions associated with the second bailout for Greece and asked the Greek [...]

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Czech rates: surprise cut to 0.05%

Czech rates: surprise cut to 0.05% But other observers aren't so sure. Capital Economics says that as a very conservative institution, the Czech National Bank (CNB) will not rush into unconventional policies such as quantitative easing. “The most likely options in our view are a … Read more on Financial Times (blog) Czech president re-appoints [...]

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Bank of England ‘no inflation target’ to hide QE fraud (09Oct12)

Faisal Islam reports that the Bank of England economic arsonist Mervyn King proposes that the BoE no longer be tied to the already rigged inflation target… that’s becuse the £375bn of fake money laun dered through the UK economy has smashed the economy, and the UK is fast sinking. The BoE needs a new way [...]

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Treasuries' Foreign Buying Doubles China's Sales

Treasuries' Foreign Buying Doubles China's Sales Even with all the concern about the so-called fiscal cliff, another confrontation over government borrowing limits and Chinese ownership of U.S. debt, foreign investors can't get enough Treasuries. Brazil, Belgium, Luxembourg, Russia, Switzerland … Read more on Bloomberg Foreign central banks' US debt holdings rise: Fed Custody holdings of [...]

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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 [...]