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- Bank notes and stored-value cards: Stepping lightly into the past. Osterberg, William R.; Thomson, James B. // Economic Commentary;09/01/98, p1
Provides a historical perspective on stored-value cards (SVC) and other forms of private money that circulated in the United States between 1863 and 1913. Background on the National Banking Era; Banking importance of SVC; Impact of SVC on the money supply and monetary policy.
- Structured notes seen posing risks at 100 Southwest Banks. Meredith, Robyn // American Banker;10/13/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 198, p2
Reports on the implications of the large investments of Southwestern United States banks on structured notes. Dependence of the value of structured notes on the interest rates; Book value of structured notes invested by the banks; Issuance of structured notes by government-sponsored enterprises;...
- Short-sellers zero in on banks, bulking up on acquirers' stock. Kaplan, Daniel // American Banker;8/23/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 162, p1
Reports on the trend toward short selling in the United States where investors bet that bank stock prices will fall. Increase in short selling among bank stocks in the 30 days ended August 14, 1995; Response to merger and consolidation wave in the banking industry; Banks whose stock prices are...
- Stockholders' share of profit at U.S. banks jumped in '96. Rehm, Barbara A. // American Banker;3/19/97, Vol. 162 Issue 53, p1
Reports on the increase in the amount of stockholders' share of profit in 1996 at American banks. Trends in the thrift industry; Presence of excess capital in the banking industry; Concern of regulators by big dividends and large repurchases; Rise in lending; Net loan chargeoffs; Accounting of...
- Bank and thrift stocks. // American Banker;11/20/98, Vol. 163 Issue 223, p23
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- BANKS RISE IN SHARP RALLY. // U.S. Banker;Dec99, Vol. 109 Issue 12, p19
Presents information on the stocks of banks in the United States. Banks which performed exceptionally well in October and November, 1999; Finance company with the worst performance; Stock prices as of November 4, 1999.
- Big banks end shaky week on high note. Talley, Karen // American Banker;3/1/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 39, p34
Discusses the improvements in the performance of stocks of large banks in the United States in the last week of February 1999. Performance of bank stocks compared to other sectors.
- Bank Stocks. Kirk, John // Banking;Jan65, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p12
Provides insights into the U.S. bank stocks in 1965. Reasons for the possible gradual drop in bank stocks prices; Details regarding the profit squeeze on banks; Possibility of a higher prime rate for extra-special customers.
- Street, Bracing for Data, Sends Bank Stocks Down. Padgett, Tania // American Banker;6/30/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 126, p24
Reports on the performance of bank stocks in the United States, as of June 29, 2000. Impact of the economic performance data in the first half; American Banker index of the 50 largest banks; Financial performances of major banks in the second quarter.