Archive | June, 2012

Forex reserves down to $293.53 bn

Forex reserves down to 3.53 bn Foreign currency assets, a major component of the forex reserves, were down by $ 16.4 million to $ 258.69 billion for the week ended November 17, the RBI said in its weekly statistical supplement today. Foreign currency assets expressed in US dollar … Read more on Hindu Business Line [...]

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First Virginia Community Bank to Acquire 1st Commonwealth Bank of Virginia

Fairfax, VA, and Arlington, VA (PRWEB) June 13, 2012 First Virginia Community Bank (FVCbank) of Fairfax, Virginia, and 1st Commonwealth Bank of Virginia (1st Commonwealth) of Arlington, Virginia, today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement (the Agreement) pursuant to which 1st Commonwealth will be merged with and into FVCbank, with FVCbank [...]

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Research And Markets – Between 1998 And 2002, The Number Of Czech Mass Affluent Individuals Grew Steadily At An Annually Compounded Rate Of 12.3%

(PRWEB) November 16, 2004 This was almost twice as fast as the overall savings and investments market in the same period. Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of Wealth Management in the Czech Republic 2004 to their offering. Our Wealth Management in the Czech Republic 2004 focuses on the onshore liquid [...]

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Petrodollars: the shale gas boom has been slow to arrive in Poland

petrodollars (480×320 for iPhone) Image by undergroundbastard Shown here in a free, downloadable iPhone wallpaper version, 8×10 archival metallic petrodollars prints are available for , shipping included. Email me for details, including volume pricing, availability of larger print sizes and licensing. Petrodollars: the shale gas boom has been slow to arrive in Poland Poland was [...]

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Latest Hong Kong Monetary Authority News

Hong Kong's Property Fumble The territory's currency board operates with U.S. dollar reserves well in excess of the total value of circulating Hong Kong money, precluding a currency crisis. The Hong Kong Monetary Authority has steadily bolstered prudential regulation of the banks. Read more on Wall Street Journal Fears of HK commercial property bubble The [...]

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Sveriges Riksbank chooses EVRY

Sveriges Riksbank chooses EVRY (Oslo, 13 November 2012) Sweden's central bank, Sveriges Riksbank, has chosen EVRY ASA as an outsourcing supplier with overall responsibility for IT operating services. The new contract will run for 5 years, with an option to extend for a further 2 years. Read more on Reuters SVERIGES RIKSBANK : Riksbank's risk [...]

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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 [...]