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​The Latest Double Standard from the Fed

​The Latest Double Standard from the Fed

Rodney Johnson | Equities.com |

A new bank called The Narrow Bank, or TNB, recently applied for an account with the Fed. They were rejected.


Junk Bond Prices Are Still Too Expensive

Ivan Illán | Equities.com |

Junk bonds have a long way to go before offering more attractive yields to compensate for their inherent credit risk.


The Lehman's Limp?

Leo Kolivakis | Equities.com |

Today’s financial malaise for pension funds, state budgets and underemployment is largely a result of the 2008 bailout, not the crash. The financial overhead continues to burden today’s economy.


Danske Bank Money Laundering 'Is Biggest Scandal in Europe'

Guardian Web | Equities.com |

The European commission has described the $200bn money-laundering case at Denmark’s largest bank as “the biggest scandal” in Europe.


Visa, Mastercard in New Settlement of Credit Card Fee Suit

Associated Press | Equities.com |

Visa and Mastercard say they and several banks will pay $6.2 billion to settle part of a long-running lawsuit brought by merchants over fees on credit card transactions.


U.S. Bancorp’s U.S. Bank Introduces Simple Loan Offer

Jacob Maslow | Equities.com |

U.S. Bancorp reveals Simple Loan, a product offering existing account holders $100 to $1,000 loans with short-term repayment options and no hidden fees


5 Private Equity Assumptions You Need to Correct Right Now

Due | Equities.com |

Here are five other misconceptions that can be debunked so more companies can benefit from the sound advice and expertise private equity firms provide.


Financials Sector 3Q18: Best and Worst

David Trainer | Equities.com |

The Financials sector ranks seventh out of the 11 sectors.


Opening Up the Structured Products Market For Retail Investors

IRIS.xyz | Equities.com |

Structured products are financial securities which provide investors access to the derivatives market. Why are they relevant to individual investors?


The Emergence of the Transformational Advisor

IRIS.xyz | Equities.com |

The advent of the Robo-Advisor has commoditized an important aspect of the transactional advisors’ value.