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Credit Suisse to fight $10bn mortgage suit
By BBR Staff Writer
Switzerland-based Credit Suisse Group will appeal against a $10bn US lawsuit that was filed by the New York Attorney General’s office in relation to the sale of mortgage-backed securities.
News
Standard Chartered hires two anti-money laundering experts in US
By BBR Staff Writer
British bank Standard Chartered has hired two experts in the US to monitor criminal activities in its transactions, following various complaints of violations of law.
News
SMBC Trust to acquire Citibank Japan’s retail banking business
By BBR Staff Writer
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation’s (SMBC) wholly owned subsidiary SMBC Trust Bank has signed an agreement to acquire Citibank’s retail banking business in Japan.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
BofI Federal Bank to buy deposits of Union Federal Savings Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
BofI Federal Bank has agreed to acquire $125m of deposit accounts of Union Federal Savings Bank.
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Royal Financial gets US Bankruptcy Court approval to acquire PNA Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
The US Bankruptcy Court for the Northern Division of Illinois, Eastern Division, has approved a Sale Order for the sale of all of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of PNA Bank to Royal Financial for $1.2m.
Banking Services > Commercial Banking > News
Pacific Premier Bancorp secures approvals to acquire Independence Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
Pacific Premier Bancorp has secured regulatory approvals from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and the California Department of Business Oversight to acquire Independence Bank.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
EVRY wins contract to provide payment services for four banks
By BBR Staff Writer
Norwegian information technology firm EVRY has secured a contract worth about NOK1.2bn ($161m) to provide payment services for four banks.
Banking Services > Payments > News
China introduces new rules to ease market access for foreign banks
By BBR Staff Writer
China’s State Council is all set to relax control over market access for overseas banks, a bid to widen the opening-up of its financial sector.
Risk Management > News
Central Bank of Russia to bail out Trust Bank with $530m
By BBR Staff Writer
Russia's central bank is set to pump in an emergency loan of up to RUB30bn ($530m) to bail out the troubled Moscow-based mid-sized lender Trust Bank.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
ICICI Bank India launches 'Pockets by ICICI Bank' for NRI customers
ICICI Bank has announced the launch of 'Pockets by ICICI Bank', a new desktop application that enables its NRI customers across the globe to access their bank accounts on Facebook.
News
China Merchants Securities and three FCM Banks sign for Duco
London-based technology provider of hosted reconciliation services Duco has announced that the firm has, in the past five weeks, signed four financial institutions as new customers.
Banking Services > Commercial Banking > News
Baldwin selects SS&C’s global wealth platform
SS&C Technologies has announced that Baldwin Brothers has selected the company's wealth management platform.
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Scotiabank to expand operations in Peru
By BBR Staff Writer
Scotiabank’s subsidiary in Peru has signed an agreement to acquire the retail and commercial banking operations of Citibank in Peru in a bid to expand its footprint in the region.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
Westpac Banking to quit $425bn global remittance business
By BBR Staff Writer
Australia's Westpac Banking has agreed to quit from the $425bn global remittance business and close remitters' accounts after 31 March 2015.
Banking Services > Payments > News
Tieto, MeaWallet and Chip Card to introduce mobile payments in Serbia
In the near future, the processing centre Chip Card will be able to provide its customers in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro with payment services through mobile devices using the integrated Tieto Card Suite and MeaWallet technical platform.
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