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Citi fighting for International (Home) Equity and Fair treatment in Stress Tests | Banking Insight

The Sorkin  papers reveal that Citi has managed to get a notice of retraction from the Fed clarifying that the Loss suffered  in Stress Testing for 27 quarters was limited … Continue reading

March 18, 2012

Citi’s extra dividend caught in the Stress test snarl up | Banking Insight

Citi failed the Comprehensive Capital Review (CCAR) undertaken by the Fed by a whisker, reportedly coming in at 4.9% on the Dec 2013 Capital instead of the 5% figure having … Continue reading

March 14, 2012

Suntrust Capital programs safe – Stress Test Results explained | Banking Insight

Suntrust ( NYSE:STI) is trading higher today even as media carries its summary results from the Stress test. The bank has a relatively strong Tier I Common 9.2% just below … Continue reading

March 14, 2012

Capital One jumps ahead in the USA | Banking Insight

The real consumer banking wars have begun with the Bank of America / JPM Chase wars enjoined by the new #3 Capital One. Capital One’s $2.6 bln purchase of HSBC’s … Continue reading

March 10, 2012

Bank Results Season: BofA settlement for $8.5 bln seen as big plus

Even as the Euro Crisis theater alongside raised a lot of alarmbells before the vote went through, banks in general were suddenly looking much more positive after BofA settled with … Continue reading

June 29, 2011 · 1 Comment

The AIG Update

Image by Mike Licht, via Flickr AIG owes the American taxpayer $120bln. that may seem less given that it could easily be the monthly allowance for the Feds this … Continue reading

November 1, 2010 · 2 Comments

Metlife could get American unit of AIG

Andrew Sorkin at NYtimes’ Dealbook just updated below Update | 1:12 p.m. MetLife has emerged as the lead bidder for the American International Group’s Alico life insurance unit, people briefed … Continue reading

January 20, 2010

State of the Insurance Market (India) | Midweek Dropzone

  New players like Airtel and HSBC have been non-starters _TYY4 less than 10 seconds ago from web Other players falling behind include quasi Asset management peddlers like ICICI Prudential and … Continue reading

August 6, 2009 · 1 Comment