Category: Investment Banking

Activity, Investment Banking

U.S. Bank Invests $4.8 Million to Advance Affordable Home Ownership

November 21, 2019

Via: Yahoo

Through its Community Possible giving and engagement platform, focused on the areas of Work, Home and Play, U.S. Bank announces $4.8 million in Home grant and corporate contributions. Funding supports several nonprofits across the country focused on advancing affordable home […]

Activity, Investment Banking

Warren Buffett increases Apple stake despite selling some stock

November 18, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s may have sold some Apple Inc. shares during the third quarter, but its ownership stake in the technology giant actually increased, as the value of the investment swelled by more than $6 billion. Apple’s stock […]

Activity, Investment Banking, Trading

Market Extra: Can the stock market march higher without the promise of more Fed cuts?

October 30, 2019

Via: Market Watch financial

Large-capitalization U.S. stocks have hit a new high this week, and significant credit for this feat can be given to the Federal Reserve. Since the Fed instituted its first interest rate cut at the end of July, the S&P 500 […]

Activity, Investment Banking

J.P. Morgan Expands U.S. Commercial Banking Specialty Finance Group

October 28, 2019

Via: ABF Journal

J.P. Morgan is expanding its Corporate Client Banking and Specialized Industries’ (CCBSI) Specialty Finance Group within Commercial Banking in strategic markets across the U.S. with key hires. The team provides comprehensive financial solutions to financial institutions focused on lender finance, […]

Activity, Investment Banking

WeWork could burn through $10 billion rescue finance in 10 months without major cost cuts, experts say

October 25, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Office-share startup WeWork could blow through its near $10 billion rescue financing package from SoftBank Group Corp in about 10 months unless it quickly implements significant cost cuts, according to Loren Trimble, chief executive officer of AArete, a global consulting […]

Activity, Investment Banking

Stock-index futures slip but on track for positive week as earnings season begins

October 18, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock-index futures were flat to slightly lower Friday morning after data showed China’s economic growth slowing further in the third quarter, with investors looking for direction at the end of a week that saw equities buoyed by a strong […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Investment Banking, Operational

U.S. Bank Invests $8.2 Million in Community Possible Grants Focused on Workforce Readiness, Small Business and Financial Wellness

September 26, 2019

Via: Yahoo

Through its Community Possible giving and engagement platform, focused on the areas of Work, Home and Play, U.S. Bank announces $8.2 million in Work grant investments. Funding supports several nonprofits across the country focused on workforce readiness, small business growth […]

Activity, Investment Banking

Bank Stock Roundup: Fed Cuts Rate, JPMorgan, U.S. Bancorp & Wells Fargo in Focus

September 20, 2019

Via: Yahoo

The Federal Reserve’s chairman Jerome Powell announced the second rate cut of 2019, by 25 basis points (bps), at the end of the two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting this Wednesday. Global economic growth and trade-war related uncertainties leading […]

Activity, Investment Banking

Bank of America downgraded as inverted yield curve, Fed rate cuts to hurt income, analyst says

August 29, 2019


Bank of America could see its profits take a hit over the next year as long-term interest rates continue to fall and “the potential for several additional rate cuts” from the Federal Reserve threaten the bank’s income growth, Raymond James […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Investment Banking, Liquidity

10-year Treasury yield dips below 1.50%

August 26, 2019

Via: Market Watch

The U.S. 10-year Treasury yield hit a multiyear low in overnight trading on Monday, but later returned to near break-even levels, after President Donald Trump’s shifting tone on the U.S.’s recent broadside of tariffs against China whipsawed equity and bond […]