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Bank Results Season: BofA makes it 4/4 on below expectations

Of course, after Bank of America’s $2.5 Bln 20 cents a share run in the low mortgage quarter finds investors chary of the mortgage producers US Bank and Signature Bank … Continue reading

October 16, 2013

Bank Results Season: BofA turns in an all round excellence score

Net profits of $2.6 B on just $1.7 B in Loan losses before taxes led the most heavily capitalised bank in the orld to further improve its net Basel 3 … Continue reading

April 17, 2013

HSBC keeps running Asian deal markets singlehandedly | Banking Insight

Even as banks enjoyed the spree on the bourses and the pre-election equity juggernaut moves to within 5% of the S&P 500, the weekend was relatively quiet except for a … Continue reading

September 17, 2012

Bank Results Season: JP Morgan prints “off the charts” revenue and earnings| Banking Insight

Dimon’s machine had a big plus smile on its face minutes ago as Revenues and Earnings from the World’s #1 bank came in beating all expectations by more than 5% … Continue reading

April 13, 2012

US Economy (Friday Blanks): Personal Income data worries are back, Chicago PMI

Personal income data rang a few alarms despite a positive disposition, that is spending for the year is up 4.1% with income only up 3.2% and that should worry anyone … Continue reading

March 30, 2012

US Economy: Consumer Credit strong at $17.8 bln

The revolving credit component ( predominantly Credit Cards) was slightly negative, after the holiday spending rush was over , not necessarily bad news for the banks as it is good … Continue reading

March 8, 2012

Asia Impact: China lowers GDP target, AIA sale second time lucky for AIG

StanChart compared well with other ASia Giant HSBC but HSBC has outgrown it in Hongkong and Mainland China just by virtue of having been their longer, even with including an … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

JP Morgan’s Fairy tale story from Investor Day | Banking Insight

Predilections and updates and more random comparisons to set the bar: Of course there is much more on Analyst Day /but with the shares under performing there is a lot … Continue reading

February 28, 2012

Welcoming Capital One: The 5th largest bank by deposits gets the Deal done | Banking insight

No one is sure how closely the Fed watched the line items even as it told the acquirer Cap One to take a close look at its kending and collection … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · 2 Comments