Articles Tagged 'banking'
Trump Momentum Powers Wall Street to Fresh Records, Dow Trades Above 19K
A record week on Wall Street continued as the major averages hit fresh record levels and the Dow Jones Industrial Average traded above 19000 for… READ MORE
DOJ accused of blocking legal gun shops, other businesses from banking
Mike Schuetz operates a small gun shop in northern Wisconsin called Hawkins Guns. In November, just before one of his peak selling times, his local… READ MORE
RNC boss throws weight behind legal effort to overturn overseas banking law
CHICAGO — When Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus stopped by a $5,000-a-plate fundraiser at the party’s annual summer meetings here, he signaled his full support for a legal effort to overturn a federal banking law that is antagonizing many Americans living overseas.
For smiling attendees, Mr. Priebus’ appearance Wednesday night in a private dining room at the Four Seasons… READ MORE
Top bankers urge Washington to avoid fiscal cliff
(Reuters) – Top financial industry executives urged the Obama administration and Congress on Thursday to stop automatic fiscal austerity measures from kicking in at year-end, but did not propose fresh ideas for replacing those harsh budget and tax measures.
“The consequences of inaction … would be grave,” members of the Financial Services Forum, an industry trade association, wrote to President… READ MORE