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 […]

Sunday Night Futures

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Sunday Night Futures – feedburner.com A September rate hike is still on the table, from Jon Hilsenrath and Ben Leubsdorf at the WSJ: Fed Appears to Hold Line on Rate PlanFederal Reserve officials emerged from a week of head-spinning financial turbulence largely sticking to their plan to raise U.S. interest rates before the end […]

UPDATE 1-Polish FX loans bill poses risk for biggest CEE economy

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] UPDATE 1-Polish FX loans bill poses risk for biggest CEE economy – reuters.com WARSAW, Aug 27 (Reuters) – Poland’s economy could suffer and its currency weaken if a large number of Poles convert Swiss franc mortgages into zlotys under the terms of a bill now before parliament, officials said on Thursday. Continue Reading On […]

Exclusive: Macquarie to enter U.S ETF market making business + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Symantec to sell Veritas for $8 billion to focus on security software – reuters.com (Reuters) – Norton antivirus software maker Symantec Corp has agreed to sell its data storage unit, Veritas, for $8 billion to a group led by Carlyle Group LP as it seeks cash to turn around its core security software business. […]

New Jersey resolves claims 'As Seen on TV' firm scammed customers, violated consumer fraud act

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] New Jersey resolves claims 'As Seen on TV' firm scammed customers, violated consumer fraud act – foxbusiness.com New Jersey officials have reached a settlement with a business known for its “As Seen on TV” products after saying it used high-pressure sales tactics and made it difficult for customers to get refunds. Continue Reading On […]