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French bank, Twitter team up for money transfers via tweets

By Leila Abboud and Eric Auchard PARIS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – One of France's largest banks is teaming up with social network Twitter Inc. this week to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets. The move by Groupe BPCE , France's … Continue reading

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Ebola outbreak could cost West African economy $32.6bn, World Bank warns – The Guardian

The Guardian Ebola outbreak could cost West African economy $ 32.6bn, World Bank warnsThe GuardianWorld Bank president Jim Yong Kim has urged the international community to respond decisively to the Ebola outbreak. Photograph: Paul. J Richards/AFP/Getty Images. Angela Monaghan and … Continue reading

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World Bank moves to quell staff revolt

Kim faces criticism even as his CFO agrees to forgo a controversial $ 94,500 annual bonus Asia homepage

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World Bank cuts China growth forecast

Pace of expansion in rest of east Asia set to pick up Asia homepage

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Argentina’s central bank chief quits

Fábrega was criticised in public by President Cristina Fernández Asia homepage

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Alibaba finance arm, Juneyao airline both get private bank approval

BEIJING (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's finance arm received government approval to set up a private bank, China's banking regulator said on Monday, the latest step in the e-commerce company's push into the financial services sector. Zhejiang Ant Small … Continue reading

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International Bancshares Corporation: A Good Niche Bank In Texas

By Time & Model: International Bancshares Corporation (NASDAQ:IBOC) is one of the largest Texas banks and it is the largest Hispanic owned bank in the country. The bank has a “large and stable” deposit base from individuals and entities domiciled … Continue reading

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American Riviera Bank: Headed In The Right Direction

By Gary Schurman, CFA: American Riviera Bank (OTCQB:ARBV) is a full-service community bank focused on serving the lending and deposit needs of businesses and consumers in Santa Barbara and surrounding communities. The state-chartered bank opened for business on July 18, … Continue reading

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Deutsche Bank fires currency trader

Andy Donaldson, a trader in the Sydney office for two years, is believed to have misreported his activities and incurred losses of less than $ 5m Asia homepage

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HDFC Bank in push for rural rich

India’s second-largest private lender plans aggressive expansion into rural hinterland, and expects non-urban operations to swing to profit by 2016 Asia homepage

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