SE Asia Stocks-Rise with Asia; Singapore leads gain at near 2-month high + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] UPDATE 1-Britain's pro-EU campaign opens with warning: Don't turn your back on world – reuters.com LONDON, Oct 12 (Reuters) – British pro-Europeans on Monday launched their campaign to keep their country inside the European Union, cautioning that turning away from the world’s biggest economic bloc would hurt jobs and torpedo London’s global financial clout. […]

UPDATE 1-U.S. a long way from 'macroprudential' safeguards -Fed's Dudley

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] UPDATE 1-U.S. a long way from 'macroprudential' safeguards -Fed's Dudley – reuters.com BOSTON, Oct 3 (Reuters) – The United States is a long way from putting in place rules that will protect the financial system and the economy from broad risks, due in part to regulatory structure and to the difficulties of predicting the […]

UPDATE 1-Mubadala GE Capital says to sell most assets to Chicago's Midcap Finco + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] UPDATE 1-Mubadala GE Capital says to sell most assets to Chicago's Midcap Finco – reuters.com DUBAI, Oct 1 (Reuters) – Mubadala GE Capital, a joint venture between Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala and General Electric’s finance business, said on Wednesday it had agreed to sell most of its assets including those held through subsidiaries. […]

UK's Labour says to launch "radical review" of economic institutions

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] UK's Labour says to launch "radical review" of economic institutions – reuters.com BRIGHTON, England, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party will launch a “radical review” of the national institutions that manage the economy, including the Bank of England, its finance spokesman will say on Monday. Continue Reading On reuters.com ยป  

Fitch Affirms Mutual of America's IFS Rating at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Fitch Affirms Mutual of America's IFS Rating at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable – reuters.com (The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, September 25 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ‘AA-‘ Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) rating of Mutual of America Life Insurance Company (MOA). The Rating Outlook is Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS […]

UPDATE 3-German government boosts funding to states for refugees + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] SEC wins big fines in BankAtlantic case, appeal expected – reuters.com Sept 24 (Reuters) – A federal judge ordered BBX Capital Corp, a Florida company once known as BankAtlantic Bancorp, and Chief Executive Alan Levan to pay $4.55 million and $1.3 million of fines respectively after being found liable for defrauding investors before the […]

Chinese president to meet with American business leaders, investment treaty likely topic

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Chinese president to meet with American business leaders, investment treaty likely topic – foxbusiness.com When Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses a meeting of some of the top names in Chinese and American business Wednesday, they may be most interested what he says about progress toward a treaty between the nations that would provide a […]

MALAYSIA PRESS-CIMB courts HSBC Amanah chief to lead Islamic banking arm -The Edge Financial Daily + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] MALAYSIA PRESS-CIMB courts HSBC Amanah chief to lead Islamic banking arm -The Edge Financial Daily – reuters.com CIMB Group Holdings is expected to hire Rafe Haneef, who presently heads HSBC Amanah Malaysia Bhd, to lead its Islamic banking arm following the resignation of Badlisyah Abdul Ghani in July, The Edge Financial Daily reported on […]