Pru's Research Unit on Chopping Block
- Packagers purchased by lenders could be at risk. Martin, Natalie // Mortgage Strategy;11/14/2005, p6
Focuses on the warning on packagers regarding the sale of their businesses to lenders in Great Britain. Possibility for packagers to be at risk with the move; Expectation for a packager to experience declining amount of business; Advice for packagers to take a quick option to restrict the amount...
- Valuing retail power marketers. Pengidore, Carolyn // Electric Light & Power;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p50
The article analyzes the comments of Vikas Dwivedi, a securities analyst at the Prudential Equity Group Inc., concerning the failure of the investment community to value retail power marketers in the U.S. Dwivedi commented during the annual KEMA conference. The author compares the top five...
- Target's profitable credit business not for sale--despite pressures. Heller, Laura // DSN Retailing Today;5/22/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p2
The articles reports on the refusal of Target Corp. to sell its credit division in the U.S. The company is being criticized for its decision not to sell the said division. Financial analyst Virginia Generaux is advising the company to sell its credit card division to exploit high return on...
- 60% of GMACCH Sold. Thangavelu, Poonkulali // National Mortgage News;8/8/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 45, p1
Reports on the sale of majority stake of the commercial mortgage subsidiary of General Motors Acceptance Corp. (GMAC) in the U.S. Companies that consists of the investors in the subsidiary; Terms of the sale; Details of previous attempts to sell GMAC Commercial Holding Corp.
- GE Seeking Buyer for WMC. Collins, Brian; Kersnar, Scott // National Mortgage News;7/30/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 43, p16
The article reports that General Electric Co. (GE) is seeking a buyer for its subsidiary subprime wholesaler firm, WMC Mortgage Corp. based in Burbank, California. It has been noted that WMC has sold the 75% of its subprime portfolio for $3.7 billion in the second quarter of 2007, leaving the...
- Trust reveals new plan of attack. // Money Management;8/5/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 28, p5
Reports on the decision of Trust Co. of Australia to narrow its strategic focus. Sale of its equity custody arm to ANZ Banking Group Ltd.; Plan to offload its Permanent Business Advisers subsidiary.
- Tomen and investors talk on stakes in subsidiaries. Tong, Alfred // Asian Chemical News;2/24/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 390, p7
Reports that Tomen Corp. is in talks with potential investors interested in buying part of the company's stake in several of its subsidiaries in Japan and possibly also those in Europe and Southeast Asia. Number of subsidiaries of Tomen worldwide; Objective of the stakes sale; Series of...
- Nashville Investors in Deal for Small Bank. Osuri, Laura Thompson // American Banker;8/31/2004, Vol. 169 Issue 168, p5
Reports that Civitas Bankgroup Inc. of Franklin, Tennessee is planning to sell its smallest subsidiary, the $8 million-asset Bank of Mason, to a group of investors.
- Sonitrol Sold To private Investors. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jun2004 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p16
Reports that Tyco International Ltd. has sold its subsidiary, Sonitrol Inc., to a group of private investors. Spire Capital Partners LP; Carlyle Venture Partners; Wachovia Capital Partners.