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Carrick Mollenkamp

Special Report - How Fed policy enriches private equity, if not workers

Dec 06 2013

MACON, Georgia Sanders Walker had been working for 13 years at a BWAY Corp factory in Macon, Georgia, when the word came down one September 2011 morning: The company, a maker of plastic and metal containers, was closing the plant. Walker, a quality manager, and about 70 other employees were out of work.

Special Report: How Fed policy enriches private equity, if not workers

Dec 06 2013

MACON, Georgia Sanders Walker had been working for 13 years at a BWAY Corp factory in Macon, Georgia, when the word came down one September 2011 morning: The company, a maker of plastic and metal containers, was closing the plant. Walker, a quality manager, and about 70 other employees were out of work. | Video

SPECIAL REPORT-How Fed policy enriches private equity, if not workers

Dec 06 2013

MACON, Georgia, Dec 6 Sanders Walker had been working for 13 years at a BWAY Corp factory in Macon, Georgia, when the word came down one September 2011 morning: The company, a maker of plastic and metal containers, was closing the plant. Walker, a quality manager, and about 70 other employees were out of work.

Analysis: U.S. banks get ready for the day when deposits shrink

Oct 07 2013

NEW YORK U.S. banks, with nudging from regulators, are planning for the day when the economy recovers, rates rise, and depositors yank money from safe but low-paying accounts.

U.S. banks get ready for the day when deposits shrink

Oct 07 2013

NEW YORK U.S. banks, with nudging from regulators, are planning for the day when the economy recovers, rates rise, and depositors yank money from safe but low-paying accounts.

Special Report: Pimco shook hands with the Fed - and made a killing

Sep 27 2013

NEW YORK Through the second half of 2011, debate raged in financial markets over whether the U.S. Federal Reserve would embark on a third round of massive bond purchases, known as "quantitative easing," to shore up an anemic economy. Pacific Investment Management Co wasn't waiting to find out.

SPECIAL REPORT - Pimco shook hands with the Fed - and made a killing

Sep 27 2013

NEW YORK Through the second half of 2011, debate raged in financial markets over whether the U.S. Federal Reserve would embark on a third round of massive bond purchases, known as "quantitative easing," to shore up an anemic economy. Pacific Investment Management Co wasn't waiting to find out.

Special Report - Pimco shook hands with the Fed - and made a killing

Sep 27 2013

NEW YORK Through the second half of 2011, debate raged in financial markets over whether the U.S. Federal Reserve would embark on a third round of massive bond purchases, known as "quantitative easing," to shore up an anaemic economy. Pacific Investment Management Co wasn't waiting to find out.

Banks to get third-quarter profit boost from dipping into reserves

Sep 13 2013

Top U.S. banks will get billions of dollars of extra profit this quarter from the money they set aside in tougher times to cover bad loans.

Analysis: Mortgage bond sell-offs hit U.S. banks with big losses

Aug 01 2013

U.S. banks, who had little choice in recent years but to use deposits to buy super safe mortgage bonds, are now getting an unpleasant taste of the risks.

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