The plaintiffs had accused Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase and others of having conspired since May 2009 to drive up aluminum prices by hoarding supply.» Read More
DETROIT, Sept 2 Reuters)- Detroit's plan to recover from bankruptcy includes several blueprints for a new future. "What Detroit needed to start with was a reinvestment program," said James Spiotto, managing director of Chapman Strategic Advisors, a municipal finance consultancy.
LONDON/ KIEV Sept 1- Global investors' view of Ukrainian bonds as a relatively safe bet anchored by Western support is taking a battering as the country's economic gloom deepens, with many starting to brace for some form of debt restructuring.
NEW YORK, Aug 29- A U.S. judge on Friday dismissed antitrust litigation accusing Wall Street banks and commodity merchants including Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Glencore Plc of conspiring to drive up aluminum prices by reducing supply.
Aug 29- Carlyle Group LP has agreed to pay $115 million to settle a lawsuit accusing it of conspiring with other buyout firms not to outbid each other on some takeovers that occurred prior to the financial crisis, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday. Washington, D.C.- based Carlyle declined to comment.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 08 or. 5 percent, to $16.09. Citigroup Inc. rose$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $51.65. JPMorgan Chase rose$. 29 or. 5 percent, to $59.45.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 07 or. 4 percent, to $16.08. Citigroup Inc. rose$. 24 or. 5 percent, to $51.63. Goldman Sachs rose$. 83 or. 5 percent, to $178.48.
An influential U.S. financial services industry group is downplaying concerns about possible breaches at JPMorgan Chase and other banks.
WASHINGTON— As President Barack Obama warns of stepped-up economic punishments against Russia for its military incursions inside Ukraine, U.S. sanctions have so far avoided one prominent financial institution: the $10 billion Russian Direct Investment Fund, which has partnered with brand-name American companies and whose advisers include top U.S. and European private equity executives.
BOSTON, Aug 28- An influential U.S. financial services industry group that shares information about cyber threats has said it is unaware of any "significant" cyber attacks, downplaying concerns about possible breaches at JPMorgan Chase& Co and other banks.
Chinese productivity growth has gone into reverse, highlighting the failure of recent reforms to set China on a sustainable development path.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 19 or 1.2 percent, to $16.01. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 47 or. 9 percent, to $51.39. Wells Fargo fell$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $51.15.
NEW YORK— Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades along with a link to order them.
WASHINGTON, Aug 28- The U.S. systemic risk council will meet on Sept. 4 to discuss naming nonbank financial firms for tougher regulatory oversight, the U.S. Treasury Department said on Thursday.
*Russian troops in Ukraine spur concern. NEW YORK, Aug 28- U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday after the latest tension between Ukraine and Russia snapped the focus of investors back to the volatile region, but U.S. economic data helped curb losses.
*New study shows China's productivity growth turned negative after global financial crisis.
Stocks fell on Thursday, pulling the S&P 500 below 2,000, as concerns about Ukraine overtook upbeat reports on the economy and labor.
NEW YORK— JPMorgan Chase, the nation's biggest bank by assets, is working with law enforcement officials to investigate a possible cyberattack, said a person familiar with the situation who spoke on condition of anonymity, though the bank isn't currently seeing any unusual fraud activity at the time.
*Russian troop movements in Ukraine spurs concern. NEW YORK, Aug 28- U.S. stocks fell moderately on Thursday after the latest flare of tensions between Ukraine and Russian forces, snapping investors' focus back on the volatile region, though losses were tempered by the latest batch of U.S. economic data.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 14 or. 9 percent, to $16.06. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 35 or. 7 percent, to $51.51. Goldman Sachs fell$. 65 or. 4 percent, to $177.16.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 14 or. 9 percent, to $16.06. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 37 or. 7 percent, to $51.49. Goldman Sachs fell $1.05 or. 6 percent, to $176.76.