Items Tagged with 'Financial institution'


  • Home loan bank merger will take over Northwest

    Doesn’t face a lot of opposition in Washington D.C.
    If the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle are cleared to merge, the new bank would cover the vast majority of the Northwest. And so far, the merger is not facing much opposition.
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  • G-20 Outlines Coordinated Plan on Impaired Assets

    Treasury secretary Tim Geithner on Saturday commended the Group of Twenty (G-20) global financial advisers for supporting the U.S. movement for increased emergency International Monetary Fund resources and expanded G-20 membership. The road to stabilizing the global economy still has a long way to go, according to Geithner, and global finance regulators must now turn their attention to stabilizing financial institutions and reforming the way globally significant banks do business. "Risk does not respect national borders," he said at the G-20 meeting in Horsham, England.
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