Financial Services

Wells Fargo: 4 currency executives no longer work at bank

Oct 20, 2017

Three high-level foreign exchange executives and a currency trader have left Wells Fargo, bank won't say if they were fired

Markets Right Now: Banks, technology lead gains for stocks

Oct 20, 2017

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, led by gains in technology companies and banks.

Uninsured rate up to 12.3 percent amid "Obamacare" turmoil

Oct 20, 2017

Gallup-Sharecare survey: Uninsured rate rises to about 12.3 percent of US adults amid "Obamacare" turmoil

Hurricanes, earthquakes estimated to cost insurers $95B

Oct 20, 2017

Swiss Re, one of the world's biggest reinsurers, estimates that Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, two recent earthquakes in Mexico will cost the industry about $95 billion

Spain's leader prepares to unveil specific Catalan measures

Oct 20, 2017

Spain's prime minister says that his government is preparing to unveil specific measures agreed with opposition parties to halt Catalonia's independence bid

Europe's easy money taps to be tightened _ very slightly

Oct 20, 2017

The economy in the 19 countries that use the shared euro currency is growing ever stronger, and it's time for the European Central Bank to start telling the public how it will phase out its extraordinary stimulus measures

End of an era as Hong Kong stock trading floor set to close

Oct 20, 2017

End of an era for Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders as exchange prepares to shut its trading hall, joining other world exchanges in going fully automated

'Property Wars' star pleads guilty to ID theft in Phoenix

Oct 19, 2017

A former star on the "Property Wars" reality TV show has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit bank fraud and two other charges involving furniture stores he owns and operates in the Phoenix metro area

Coming soon: a selfie with your credit card application

Oct 19, 2017

Payment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics _ your fingerprint, face, voice, etc. _ into approving credit card applications and payments

The Latest: 2 senators formally propose health deal

Oct 19, 2017

Two leading senators have formally proposed their bipartisan compromise for steadying health insurance markets

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