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iT’S MoNDaY aGaiN; another “too little too late” moment for Obama, more Bank settlements (US Economy and Markets) [July 01 – July 05, 2013]

The week is a bore really. For probably the nth month in succession where n=9, apart from a spike in Q1 2013, China has posted sub par manufacturing data, Yen … Continue reading

July 1, 2013

What’s happening in Asia (India Morning Report): India needn’t have worried about Fed pronouncements (India Investment post)

The only island of yet positive GDP growth with near 0 domestic investment, India could have easily ignored Fed pronouncements overnight but instead as the currency fails to find any … Continue reading

June 20, 2013

IT’s MoNDaY again! The Week Ahead (US Economy and Markets) on Monday Jun 03 – June 07, 2013: Anti Cancer after the big Diabetes push, Banks wink to a strong Q2

If you are still looking for Diabetes treatment led moves in the Pharma industry, the revolution has moved on, though Pfizer and Novartis seem not so surprisingly to have missed … Continue reading

June 3, 2013

Bank Results Season: Deutsche Bank cycles thru non descript quarter (Q1 2013)

Revenues in both Corporate Banking & Securities and Personal/Private Banking trended down lazily for the bank at 4% and 1% respectively while the bank was busy repairing its assets for … Continue reading

April 30, 2013

Bank Results Season: Citi’s uphill battle for a 10% RoE

Q1 earnings set the ball rolling for the Global Bank’s reestablishment strategy under the new CEO, with $4 Bln in Net profits excluding DVA on $20.8 Bln in revenues. The … Continue reading

April 15, 2013

Bank Results Season: J P Morgan on way to becoming leader in Mortgages to renew Universal Banking (Q1 2013)

Even as JP Morgan results beat expectations handsomely to come very near our $1.62 per share mark with $6.5 Bln in profits for the first quarter’s $25B+ raising hopes of … Continue reading

April 12, 2013

Liborgate to claim Bob Diamond? | Banking insight

FT reports (subscription: story link) that the ex CEO of the Bank, Bob Diamond and the current Investment Banking Head Rich Ricci are among those who have been indicted in … Continue reading

January 24, 2013

Bank Earnings Season: Michael Corbat presents first results for ‘The new Citi’ (Q4 and Full Year 2012)

The good new first, the bank expanded NIMs with global business and cost of funding managed well at 2.93% though its US mortgage footprint is not comparable with Wells Fargo. … Continue reading

January 17, 2013

BofA gives up more to struggling Fannie Mae | Bank Earnings Season

in a second settlement that will hurt BofA immediately in the fourth quarter the bank agreed to pay Fannie mae nearly $7 bln for some 32000 mortgages faultily sold to … Continue reading

January 8, 2013

A whiff of profits far away? | Banking Insight

 Liquidity regulation already hurts Lobbying over the new Liquidity rules got hard as the banks enter an Observation period prior to counting of the LCR as standard for compliance. According … Continue reading

December 17, 2012

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