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  • Goldman Sachs, U.S. agency in mortgage settlement worth $1.2 billion

    (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc has agreed to a settlement worth $1.2 billion to resolve a U.S. regulator's claims the bank sold Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac faulty mortgage bonds, the regulator announced Friday. Under the settlement with the Federal...
  • Chicago private equity firm GTCR buys suburban lab-supplies maker for $480 million

    Chicago private equity firm GTCR buys suburban lab-supplies maker for $480 million
    Private equity firm GTCR has completed its purchase of a Vernon Hills-based laboratory equipment maker for $480 million in cash. Cole-Parmer Instrument Co. was sold by Massachusetts-based Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. to GTCR, the former firm of...
  • St. Cloud medical patients' information among millions stolen in cyber attack

    St. Cloud medical patients' information among millions stolen in cyber attack
    St. Cloud Regional Medical Center is among the hospitals owned by a company whose computer systems were breached this year, resulting in the theft of the personal information of about 4.5 million people, authorities said. Chinese hackers stole the...
  • DreamWorks Animation appoints new chief financial officer

    DreamWorks Animation has appointed a new chief financial officer, in the latest in a series of management changes at the Glendale studio. Fazal Merchant, a former executive at DirecTV and Barclays Capital,  has been tapped as the company's finance...
  • DreamWorks Animation Taps Fazal Merchant as CFO

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - DreamWorks Animation has tapped Fazal Merchant as its new chief financial officer. He will replace current CFO Lew Coleman, who has taken on the role of vice chairman and has been tasked with helping the company grow its...
  • Harvey mayor refuses to testify about possible corruption

    Harvey mayor refuses to testify about possible corruption
    A south suburban mayor who's long pitched himself as a reformer has refused to testify about alleged corruption in his town because the answers could be used by authorities against him. A deposition transcript — filed late Thursday — shows...
  • Citigroup facing restrictions on sales of hedge fund investments: WSJ

    (Reuters) - Citigroup Inc has been sending hedge fund firms letters informing them that it cannot sell investments in hedge funds and private-equity funds to clients after a deal with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wall Street Journal...
  • Can salesman keep hold of lucrative bond deals at Orlando expressway authority?

    Can salesman keep hold of lucrative bond deals at Orlando expressway authority?
    Norman Pellegrini has been the point person when it comes to selling bonds for Orlando's toll-road agency, meeting regularly with board members and winning more than $2 billion worth of business and $9.5 million in commissions and fees for his employers...
  • Bank of America settles mortgage probes for $16.65 billion

    WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp reached a record $16.65 billion settlement with the U.S. government to settle charges that it and companies it bought misled investors into buying troubled mortgage-backed securities, helping the bank...
  • Bank of America's $16.65 billion: Where will it go?

    In its $16.65 billion settlement announced Thursday, Bank of America is making $9.65 billion in cash payments to various federal agencies and six states, plus providing $7 billion in consumer relief. The bank said the settlement will reduce its third-...
  • Bank of America reaches record $16.65B mortgage settlement

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. Bank of America will pay $16.65 billion in a settlement with the U.S. government and various states over soured mortgage bonds, under a landmark pact announced Thursday. The deal, which has been expected for weeks, calls for the...
  • When companies flee U.S. tax system, investors often don't reap big returns

    WASHINGTON August 18 (Reuters) - Establishing a tax domicile abroad to avoid U.S. taxes is a hot strategy in corporate America, but many companies that have done such "inversion" deals have failed to produce above-average returns for investors, a...