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  • A statute relied on by the banking regulator to bring this and similar cases on behalf of banks it seized "did not give the FDIC more time to bring claims that would otherwise have been lost," Stanton wrote.

  • NAB acquired regional lender Great Western in 2008 for just below $1 billion to get more involved in funding agribusiness in the United States, but the operation lacks the scale of larger competitors in the western states where it operates.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- A U.S. regulator can proceed with lawsuits accusing HSBC Holdings Plc and Nomura Holdings Inc of misleading Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into buying mortgage-backed securities that later turned toxic, a federal judge ruled on Thursday.

  • Kim Dotcom: a threat to the kiwi dollar? Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 6:26 PM ET

    Kim Dotcom's Internet Mana party could prove to be a wildcard at New Zealand's general election next month.

  • European shares close flat; Asos surges Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 11:41 AM ET

    European shares closed flat-to-higher on Wednesday as investors considered the possibility of more monetary easing in the euro zone.

  • Japan data to turn up heat on BOJ debate Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 11:21 PM ET

    A deluge of Japanese economic data on Friday is set to influence expectations on whether the Bank of Japan (BOJ) will top up its stimulus program.

  • Earnings season: Here's what we’ve learned Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:50 AM ET

    What have we learnt from the recent reporting flurry? Societe Generale has put together a list of conclusions to be drawn from this earnings season.

  • Goldman nears $1.1B payment to FHFA Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 3:39 PM ET
    A patch bearing the Goldman Sachs Group logo is pictured on a trading jacket on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    The bank is one of only four institutions still being pursued by the FHFA, which sued 18 institutions in 2011, the FT reports.

  • BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Aug 21- Fraudsters are targeting JPMorgan Chase& Co customers in an email "phishing" campaign that is unusual because it attempts to collect credentials for that bank and also infect PCs with a virus that steals passwords from other institutions.

  • JPMorgan customers targeted by unusual scam Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 4:16 PM ET
    JPMorgan Chase headquarters in New York.

    Fraudsters are targeting JPMorgan customers in an email phishing campaign.

  • JPMorgan customers targeted in email phishing campaign Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 3:24 PM ET

    BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Aug 21- Fraudsters are targeting JPMorgan Chase& Co customers in an email "phishing" campaign that is unusual because it attempts to collect credentials for that bank and also infect PCs with a virus for stealing passwords from other institutions.

  • Bank of England: Ranks finally broken on rates Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 12:08 PM ET

    Two members of the Bank of England’s interest rate-setting committee voted to raise interest rates in August, as pressure builds to raise rates.

  • Why manufacturing PMI still matters for China Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 6:23 PM ET

    Come Thursday, markets will be digesting a new round of manufacturing data from China, when HSBC releases the flash estimate of the PMI for August.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 19- The U.S. dollar hit nine-month highs against the euro and rose against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday after strong U.S. housing data bolstered expectations for an earlier-than-expected rate hike from the Federal Reserve.

  • China banks on first-time buyers to prop up housing Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 6:57 PM ET
    At a property trade fair in Beijing, China

    Jiang Lu is the proud owner of a 450 square foot apartment. She invested her life savings and took advantage of easier mortgages to buy her new home.

  • China’s credit slowdown raises risk of default Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 12:38 AM ET

    China's sharp credit growth slowdown in July may signal rising default risks in some parts of the economy, analysts said.

  • China's July data points to further softness Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:47 PM ET
    Textile factory

    China's economy showed signs of softening, suggesting more policy support may be needed to keep growth on track as a property downturn worsens.

  • Weak China July money data cast doubts on recovery Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    The amount of money flowing into China's economy slowed to the lowest level, adding to fears that a sustained recovery may be at risk.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 5- The U.S. dollar extended a broad-based rally on Tuesday after stronger-than-expected economic data, including an 8-1/ 2- year high in the pace of services sector growth and a bigger-than-expected increase in factory orders.

  • *Asia hit by unexpected weakness in China services PMI. Wall Street was modestly weaker, as investors reacted negatively to earnings from Cablevision and a warning on weak sales from Target Corp..