RIM to Rename Itself BlackBerryJanuary 30, 2013Research In Motion Ltd
is changing its name to BlackBerry, the company
announced on Wednesday, in move to refresh its tarnished image
as it begins marketing a reengineered line of BlackBerry 10
Treasury Needs Exit Plan for Ally Financial, Says WatchdogJanuary 30, 2013The U.S. Treasury needs to develop a
concrete plan for exiting its 74 percent stake in auto
financing company Ally Financial Inc, the second-largest
remaining recipient of federal bailout dollars, an internal
watchdog said in a report released Wednesday.<
U.K. Watchdog Closes Lehman Case Against Auditor E&YJanuary 29, 2013Britain's accounting watchdog
declined to take any action against Ernst & Young (E&Y) over its
auditing of Lehman Brothers before the U.S. investment bank
failed in 2008 and triggered a near meltdown in global markets.
BofA's Moynihan Calls for Renewed Focus on CustomersJanuary 28, 2013Bank of America Corp must focus
on improving customer service as it moves past its crisis-era
problems, CEO Brian Moynihan said in a letter sent to employees,
signaling one of his strategies for boosting revenue at the
Top E.U. Banks Told to Write "Living Will"January 23, 2013Top banks in the European Union
must present so-called "living wills" by the year-end spelling
out how they would survive a crisis without taxpayer aid.
Tycoons Shunning Financial Services as They Get RicherJanuary 17, 2013Tycoons are shunning banks and
wealth managers, preferring to put a flood of money from selling
stakes in companies into property and new ventures rather than
trust industries whose reputations have been battered by the
global financial crisis.
Reorganize Banks That are 'Too Big to Fail,' Says Fed's FisherJanuary 16, 2013U.S. authorities should
reorganize the country's largest banks to protect against the
risk of institutions that are "too big to fail" and that would
saddle ordinary Americans with the cost of a bailout the next
time they get in trouble, a senior Federal Re
Early EMV Compliance Benefits U.S. MerchantsJanuary 16, 2013Even though the deadlines for merchants to comply with EMV are a few years off businesses can save money and prevent fraud if they accept EMV as soon as possible.