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Financial Markets

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  • Morgan Stanley to pay $2.6B to settle charges over mortgages

    Morgan Stanley said Wednesday that it has agreed to pay $2.6 billion to settle with the federal government over its role in the mortgage bubble and subsequent financial crisis. The settlement makes Morgan Stanley the latest Wall Street bank to reach a...
  • Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week

    Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week
    Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: - NEIL DIAMOND Hitmaker Neil Diamond has never played the Lehigh Valley. So 50 years into his career, he apparently decided to do it in a big way. On Friday, Diamond kicks off his latest world tour,...
  • Greece's stance against crippling austerity is a fight to save all Europe

    Greece has been dragged through a lot of mud in the media over the past few years because previous governments over-borrowed, and that contributed to the initial crisis that we should remember Spain, Portugal, Italy and almost everyone else in the...
  • Stocks open mostly lower, pulling Dow below latest record

    The stock market is opening mostly lower after a ho-hum batch of reports on the U.S. economy. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 10 points, or 0.1 percent, to 18,213 in early trading Thursday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index was down a point at 2,...
  • Young Spaniards moving to Germany get trapped in dismal jobs

    Edur Ansa couldn't find work for a year after he got his nursing degree from Barcelona University. Like many other Spaniards, he started looking for work in Germany and ended up with a job at a private hospital. That's when he found himself trapped....
  • Too big to manage? HSBC's chiefs grilled over tax scandal

    First there was money laundering. Then foreign-exchange rigging. Now tax evasion. HSBC, Europe's biggest bank, has endured a string of scandals and paid billions in penalties to regulators around the world. But recent revelations that its Swiss private...
  • How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday

    The Dow Jones industrial average eked out another record high close on Wednesday, while the other major stock indexes ended lower. Investors had their eye on the latest batch of corporate earnings, as well as another day of testimony from Federal...
  • Dow ekes out another record close even as other indexes slip

    The Dow Jones industrial average managed another record high close, but just barely, even as other market indexes edged lower. Traders were watching another day of testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and monitoring earnings news from...
  • Delray officials to pursue $44 million bond; deal could help fund city improvements

    Delray officials to pursue $44 million bond; deal could help fund city improvements
    Delray Beach is playing the money market. Late Tuesday, commissioners unanimously approved going after a $44 million bond in order to pay off several outstanding projects and free up about $9 million to pay for improvements to certain parts of the city....
  • TAX-FREE MONEY MARKET FUNDS, For release 2/25/15

    ((NOTICE: For retransmission or other content delivery inquiries, please contact TCA Customer Service, 1-800-346-8798, tcacustomerservice@tribune.com.) TAX-FREE MONEY MARKET FUNDS Tax-free money funds with assets of $100 million or more that are...
  • Business Highlights

    ___ TJ Maxx, Marshalls to follow Wal-Mart in raising pay The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods stores became the latest retailer to boost pay for its U.S. workers, putting pressure on other chains to do the same. TJX Cos. said Wednesday...