Bank of China says will cooperate with Italian prosecutors

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Bank of China says will cooperate with Italian prosecutors – reuters.com HONG KONG, June 23 (Reuters) – China’s fourth-largest lender the Bank of China Ltd on Tuesday said it would respond to any formal request for information from Italian authorities investigating alleged money laundering and other financial crimes at its Milan branch. Continue Reading […]

EU opens investigation into Amazon's e-book business

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] EU opens investigation into Amazon's e-book business – reuters.com BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission opened a formal antitrust investigation into Amazon’s e-book business on Thursday, opening yet another front in mounting EU scrutiny of America’s global tech giants. Continue Reading On reuters.com »  

BRIEF-Zhongtian Urban Development's unit to invest in e-commerce, micro-credit ventures + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Oman's Bank Nizwa withdraws United Finance merger proposal – reuters.com DUBAI, May 18 (Reuters) – Oman’s Bank Nizwa has withdrawn its proposal for a merger with United Finance , Nizwa said on Monday, after United received rival offers and invited all suitors to enter a formal bidding process. Continue Reading On reuters.com » BRIEF-Zhongtian […]

White House stops short of veto threat for bill with Dodd-Frank changes + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] LPL Financial has not reinstated sales of RCS' REITs – LPL CEO – reuters.com NEW YORK, Dec 10 (Reuters) – LPL Financial Holdings , the largest independent broker-dealer in the United States, has not reinstated sales of privately traded real estate investment trusts sponsored by a unit of RCS Capital Corp , LPL Chief […]