- Understanding the Many Factors That Determine Gasoline Prices PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 24, 2014 9:00 AM EST
As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group (www.cmegroup.com) is where the world comes to manage risk. CME Group exchanges offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, …
- Bankrate: Streak of Lower Mortgage Rates Ends PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 24, 2014 7:30 AM EST
NEW YORK, Dec. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage rates rose for the first time in seven weeks, according to Bankrate.com's (NYSE: RATE) weekly national survey. The benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate ...
- Renting Less Affordable Than Buying in Most U.S. Markets, but Not Where Millennials Are Moving the M … Marketwired - Tue, Dec 23, 2014 12:59 PM EST
RealtyTrac® , the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released an analysis of fair market rents and median home prices in more than 500 U.S. counties, which shows that buying ...
- BofI Federal Bank Announces Agreement to Acquire Deposits of Union Federal Savings Bank Marketwired - Tue, Dec 23, 2014 9:30 AM EST
BofI Federal Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BofI Holding, Inc. , entered into a purchase and assumption agreement with Union Federal Savings Bank and its parent company, The First Marblehead Corporation, ...
- Regions Introduces New Savings Secured Line of Credit and Highlights Affordable Mortgage Products Business Wire - Tue, Dec 23, 2014 9:00 AM EST
Consumers who are considering borrowing money have some great opportunities to meet their needs at Regions Bank. Currently, the bank is introducing and highlighting the new Savings
- Assured Guaranty to Acquire Radian Asset Assurance Inc. Business Wire - Tue, Dec 23, 2014 8:00 AM EST
Assured Guaranty Ltd. , the leading financial guaranty insurance company, announced that its subsidiary Assured Guaranty Corp.
- Radian Announces Agreement to Sell Financial Guaranty Subsidiary to Assured Guaranty Business Wire - Tue, Dec 23, 2014 8:00 AM EST
Radian Guaranty Inc., the mortgage insurance subsidiary of Radian Group Inc. , announced today that it has entered into a Stock Purchase Agreement to sell 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of Radian Asset Assurance Inc., Radian’s financial guaranty insurance subsidiary, to Assured Guaranty Corp., a subsidiary of …
- The Principal Financial Group Names Cheong Vice President of North Asia for Principal International Business Wire - Mon, Dec 22, 2014 9:00 PM EST
The Principal Financial Group® today announced Thomas Cheong will join the organization in a new role as vice president of North Asia for Principal International. Cheong will oversee Principal International operations and relationships in mainland China and Hong Kong, and will work closely with Principal Global Investors …
- Anne Talluto Rejoins Mercer from Towers Watson as Partner and Senior Client Manager in Chicago Business Wire - Mon, Dec 22, 2014 10:24 AM EST
Mercer announced today that Anne Talluto recently rejoined its Chicago office as a Partner and Senior Client Manager. Ms. Talluto is responsible for growing and strengthening client relationships in the greater Chicago market.
- Ocwen Financial Agrees to Settlement With New York Dept. of Financial Services GlobeNewswire - Mon, Dec 22, 2014 9:02 AM EST
ATLANTA -- Ocwen Financial Corporation ("Ocwen") today announced that it has reached a comprehensive settlement with the New York Department of Financial Services ("DFS") related to ...
- BGC Increases All-Cash Tender Offer to Acquire GFI Group to $5.45 Per Share PR Newswire - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 2:41 PM EST
The tender offer is scheduled to expire at 5:00 pm New York City time on January 6, 2015, unless extended. As previously disclosed, the Company has also reduced the minimum tender condition to 45% of the outstanding shares of GFI common stock, inclusive of the approximately 13.4% of GFI shares that BGC currently owns. …
- AGN SHAREHOLDER ALERT: LEVI & KORSINSKY, LLP Notifies Investors of Class Action Involving Allergan, Inc. … GlobeNewswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 5:48 PM EST
NEW YORK -- Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on behalf of investors who sold Allergan, ...
- Prudential Financial Chief Communications Officer Bob DeFillippo to retire after 20 years of distinguished … Business Wire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 4:15 PM EST
Prudential Financial, Inc. announced today that Bob DeFillippo, chief communications officer, will retire from the company in the first quarter of 2015. Colin McConnell,
- Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Announces 4th Quarter 2014 Dividend of $0.30 per Share Business Wire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 4:05 PM EST
The Board of Directors of Annaly Capital Management, Inc. declared the fourth quarter 2014 common stock cash dividend of $0.30 per common share. This dividend is payable January 29, 2015, to common shareholders of record on December 31, 2014.
- American Capital Agency Corp. Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend on Its Series A and Series B Preferred … PR Newswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 4:01 PM EST
BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital Agency Corp. (Nasdaq: AGNC) ("AGNC") announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on its 8.000% Series ...
- Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT Program Invests $6 Million to Boost Homeownership in San Antonio Business Wire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 12:00 PM EST
Wells Fargo & Company , NeighborWorks America® and Alamo Community Group will join Mayor Ivy Taylor to announce the San Antonio Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT® program,
- Monarch Bank Awarded Best Places to Work in Virginia for Second Year GlobeNewswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 11:09 AM EST
CHESAPEAKE, Va. -- Monarch Bank, the subsidiary of Monarch Financial Holdings, Inc. , announced it has been named as one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Virginia by Virginia Business Magazine.
- ISO Conditional Terrorism Endorsements to Come into Play with TRIA's Lapse GlobeNewswire Europe - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 10:01 AM EST
JERSEY CITY, N.J., December 18, 2014 - ISO announced today that the termination of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program will activate ISO`s conditional commercial policy contract language to address terrorism ...
- Software Analyst Jesse Hulsing Joins Cowen’s Equity Research Department Business Wire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 9:00 AM EST
Cowen Group, Inc. today announced that Jesse Hulsing has joined Cowen and Company’s Equity Research department as a Director to cover software stocks. Mr. H
- Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Hit 19-Month Low PR Newswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 7:30 AM EST
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage rates moved lower for a sixth consecutive week, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate falling to 3.94 percent, according to Bankrate.com's weekly ...
- CME Group Announces the Launch of a Suite of European Natural Gas Contracts on CME Europe PR Newswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 4:30 AM EST
LONDON, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives market place, announced today the launch of the first suite of physically and financially settled European natural gas cleared futures contracts. The contracts will be listed on CME Group's European exchange, CME Europe for …
- CME Group Announces Change to Daily Price Limits in CME Feeder Cattle and Live Cattle Futures PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 7:50 PM EST
CHICAGO, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it will change daily price limits in its CME Feeder Cattle futures effective ...
- ACE Group CEO Makes Statement on Senate Failure to Extend TRIA Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:58 PM EST
ACE Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Evan G. Greenberg today issued the following statement in response to the Senate’s failure to pass legislation reauthorizing the Terr
- Chubb Expects To Announce Fourth Quarter Financial Results On January 29 And Hold Conference Call On … PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 12:14 PM EST
WARREN, N.J., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chubb Corporation (NYSE: CB) expects to announce its fourth quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, January 29, 2015 after the close of the market. ...
- Deadline in Lawsuit for Certain Sellers of Allergan, Inc. (AGN) Shares Announced by Shareholders Fou … GlobeNewswire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 11:15 AM EST
SAN DIEGO -- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed on behalf of investors who SOLD shares of Allergan, Inc. (AGN) between February 25, 2014 and April 21, 2014, over alleged ...
- Newtek to Host Investor Luncheon at 'The Harvard Club' on December 30, 2014 PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 10:52 AM EST
NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Newtek Business Services Corp., (NASDAQ: NEWT) ( www.thesba.com ) The Small Business Authority ® , today announced the Company will host a sit-down investor luncheon ...
- Allstate Announces New Leadership Structure to Enhance Customer-Focused Strategy PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 9:15 AM EST
NORTHBROOK, Ill., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Allstate Corporation (ALL) today announced organizational and leadership changes to align with its customer-focused strategy, improve operational effectiveness and leverage management talent. "These changes will help us build the next-generation corporation which delivers …
- Chambers Street Properties Completes Sale of Four Office Assets for $66.3 Million Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 7:00 AM EST
Chambers Street Properties , a real estate investment trust focused on acquiring, owning and operating net leased industrial and office properties, today announced it has completed the sale of four multi-tenant office assets totaling 534,849 square feet for an aggregate price of $66.3 million.
- Moody’s Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend and Increases Share Repurchase Authorization by $1 B … Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 7:00 AM EST
On December 16, 2014, the Board of Directors of Moody's Corporation declared a regular quarterly dividend of 34 cents per share of MCO Common Stock, a 21 percent increase from the prior quarterly dividend of 28 cents per share.
- JLL to Provide Real Estate Services to Leading Spanish Bank BBVA Marketwired - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 4:00 AM EST
JLL , the financial and professional services firm that specializes in commercial real estate services, has been appointed by Spain's highly respected and leading financial institution BBVA, to provide ...
- RGA Announces Embedded Value Securitization Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 1:03 PM EST
Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated announced today that its subsidiary, Chesterfield Financial Holdings LLC, has completed an offering of US$300 million of 4.50% asset-backed notes, a securitization of U.S.
- Credit Agricole Securities Announces Placement of $300 Million of Asset-Backed Notes for an Affiliate … Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 12:50 PM EST
Credit Agricole Securities Inc. today announced the placement of US$ 300 million of asset-backed notes issued by Chesterfield Financial Holdings LLC, marking the first securitization of U.S.
- Despite Opportunities Created by the Roboadvisor Market, Hartford Funds Survey Finds Consumers, Advisors … Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 9:29 AM EST
New survey data from Hartford Funds reveals that consumers and advisors are under-informed about the evolution of online investment options such as roboadvisors. A rapidly growing category, roboadvisors are technology platforms that offer investment advice and selection based on an individual’s financial goals and manage …
- Combined Insurance Encourages Consideration of Supplemental Insurance to Help Protect Against Rising … Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 9:04 AM EST
The Affordable Care Act’s second round of open enrollment is underway now through February 15. As of July, an estimated 10.3 million uninsured Americans gained health care coverage under the ACA, according to a study by the New England Journal of Medicine.
- FeeX Data Shows How Much Americans Pay in Investment Fees Annually Marketwired - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 9:00 AM EST
- Legg Mason Affiliates Believe 2015 Should Provide Ample Opportunities In US And Global Markets - But … PR Newswire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 9:00 AM EST
NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking back on 2014 as year-end approaches, and looking forward to 2015, the affiliates of global asset manager Legg Mason offer a diversity of forecasts for the prospects of the world's financial markets. Some markets may rise, some fall, but the overall outlook suggests 2015 should …
- Jefferies Reports Fiscal Fourth-Quarter 2014 Financial Results; Pursuing Strategic Alternatives for Bache … Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 7:45 AM EST
Jefferies Group LLC today announced financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter 2014.
- American Capital Agency Corp. Declares Monthly Common Stock Dividend for December 2014 and Announces … PR Newswire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 4:01 PM EST
BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital Agency Corp. (Nasdaq: AGNC) ("AGNC" or the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend ...
- Principal Financial Group to Host Investor Conference in Chile Business Wire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 1:30 PM EST
Principal Financial Group, Inc. announced today that it will host a workshop for investors detailing its Latin American businesses. The event will take place the morning of March 11, 2015, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Santiago, Chile.
- Ameriana Bancorp Board Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.02 Per Share Business Wire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 9:35 AM EST
Jerome J. Gassen, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ameriana Bancorp , today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.02 per share.
- SEI Reveals 2015 New Year's Resolutions for Advisors Marketwired - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 9:30 AM EST
With advisors optimistic heading into the New Year, SEI today released its annual list of New Year's resolutions for advisors focused on fostering growth for their firms in 2015. A recent SEI Quick Poll ...
- Regency Centers Introduces 2015 and Updates 2014 Earnings Guidance Business Wire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 8:00 AM EST
Regency Centers Corporation today announced initial full-year 2015 and updated 2014 earnings guidance. Selected items are listed herein and a complete
- Radian Announces C. Robert Quint to Retire as CFO at Year End 2014; Appoints J. Franklin Hall to CFO … Business Wire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 8:00 AM EST
Radian Group Inc. announced today that its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer C. Robert Quint will retire from this position at the end of 2014 after nearly 25 years with Radian.
- TowneBank and Franklin Financial Corporation Receive Regulatory Approvals for Merger GlobeNewswire - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 4:57 PM EST
SUFFOLK, Va. and RICHMOND, Va. -- Hampton Roads-based TowneBank (the "Company") and Richmond-based Franklin Financial Corporation ("Franklin") today announced that the Federal Deposit ...
- FNB Bancorp Declares First Quarter Dividend 2015 Marketwired - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 4:00 PM EST
FNB Bancorp , the holding company for First National Bank of Northern California, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of twelve cents per share on the Company's ...
- American Express Serve® Announces Research Pilot to Encourage Consumer Saving Business Wire - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 2:37 PM EST
American Express today announced that it is kicking off a research pilot to study consumer savings behaviors using the Serve software platform. This research pilot can help identify new ways to promote saving and explore whether certain behavioral interventions are effective in increasing consumer savings.
- Chesapeake Lodging Trust Declares Dividends for the Fourth Quarter Business Wire - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 12:32 PM EST
Chesapeake Lodging Trust announced today that its board of trustees has declared a quarterly dividend payment of $0.30 per common share. The dividend will be paid on January 15, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2014.
- Schwab Reports Monthly Activity Highlights Business Wire - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 8:45 AM EST
The Charles Schwab Corporation released its Monthly Activity Report today. Company highlights for the month of November 2014 include:
- CNBC's Sharon Epperson Nominated for GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" Competition PR Newswire - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 7:15 AM EST
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharon Epperson, veteran journalist and CNBC's senior personal finance correspondent, has been named a finalist in the fourth annual GOBankingRates "Best Personal Finance Expert" of 2014 competition, which runs now through Dec. 31. Epperson, who is a regular guest on "Nightly …
- BRT Realty Trust Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results Marketwired - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 4:39 PM EST
BRT Realty Trust today announced its results of operations for the quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2014.