SAN FRANCISCO/ BEIJING/ SHANGHAI, Jan 16- China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd plans a major move to win U.S. business this year, by offering American retailers new ways to sell to China's vast and growing middle class. Anchored by Alipay, the dominant Chinese electronic payments system that works closely with Alibaba and is controlled by its executives, the world's...
The Philadelphia Fed said on Thursday it had hired executive search firm Korn Ferry to find a successor to Plosser, 66, who will retire on March 1 after more than eight years at the helm. A committee of Philadelphia Fed directors working with Korn Ferry will consider "a diverse group of candidates from ins65ide and outside" the Fed, it said. Last month, Fisher told...
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Cyberattacks are happening and are a serious threat, but companies may not want to reveal them for fears of liability and brand damage.
Oct 26- Asset manager Legg Mason Inc said on Friday quarterly profit topped expectations as the company reported its first quarterly net inflows of client funds since 2007.. Although some flow trends remained negative, the results could ease pressure on Legg Mason.
Oct 26- Asset manager Legg Mason Inc said on Friday quarterly profit soared more than 42 percent, topping expectations, as the company reported its first quarterly net inflows of client funds since 2007..
Oct 11- Mutual fund manager ClearBridge Advisors LLC said on Thursday it would drop the name of its struggling parent company, Legg Mason, from all of its U.S. funds over the next several months. With $58 billion of assets under management, New York- based Clearbridge is the largest manager of equity funds at Legg Mason.
Korn/Ferry said it had taken steps to contain the impact of the breach and was investigating the source of the attack. Reuters reported last month that Iranian hackers had repeatedly attacked Bank of America Corp, JPMorgan Chase& Co and Citigroup Inc over the past year as part of a broad cyber campaign.
*Computer network was the target of a criminal data security breach. *Took immediate steps to contain the impact of the breach and investigate its. source* Source text* Further company coverage.
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