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  • NEW YORK, Oct 7- These are the results of a Reuters poll of U.S. primary dealers following the latest U.S. non-farm payrolls data from the government on Friday. Primary Dealer Where do you Where do Where do What is the What is the Will the coming What see the you see the you see the probability, probability, U.S. federal federal federal in percent, in percent, election.

  • *Chicago joins states of Illinois, California in punishing Wells. CHICAGO, Oct 5- The Chicago City Council on Wednesday approved a one-year suspension for Wells Fargo& Co from city business because of its scandal over phony accounts, joining the states of Illinois and California in punishing the bank. Wells Fargo staff opened checking, savings and credit card...

  • *Chicago joins states of Illinois, California in punishing Wells. CHICAGO, Oct 5- The Chicago City Council on Wednesday approved a one-year suspension for Wells Fargo& Co from city business because of its scandal over phony accounts, joining the states of Illinois and California in punishing the bank. Wells Fargo staff opened checking, savings and credit card...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 5- Three federal appeals judges in Washington, D.C., heard arguments on Wednesday over whether to stop work on a crude oil pipeline in parts of North Dakota where the Standing Rock Sioux and other tribes say the project will desecrate sacred land. Celebrities including actor Susan Sarandon and Green Party U.S. presidential candidate Jill Stein...

  • Wells Fargo is scheduled to report third-quarter results on Oct. 14. On Sept. 8, the San Francisco- based bank reached a $190 million settlement with the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and a Los Angeles prosecutor over accusations that it opened up to 2 million accounts in customers' names without their...

  • Wells Fargo has earned $19.5 million in fees from Chicago since 2005.. Wells Fargo staff opened checking, savings and credit card accounts without customer say-so for years to satisfy managers' demand for new business, according to a $190 million settlement with U.S. regulators and California prosecutors reached on Sept. 8. "Wells Fargo is disappointed that the...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 5- The Chicago City Council on Wednesday approved a one-year suspension for Wells Fargo& Co from city business in the wake of its scandal over phony accounts. Wells Fargo has earned $19.5 million in fees from Chicago since 2005.. Wells Fargo staff opened checking, savings and credit card accounts without customer say-so for years to satisfy managers'...

  • JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO PROBE WELLS FARGO, SENIOR EXECUTIVES'' CULPABILITY'- ABC NEWS, CITING LETTER.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- The scandal over improper sales practices at Wells Fargo& Co extended to thousands of small-business owners, according to a U.S. lawmaker, raising questions about the scope the bank's issues with unauthorized accounts. David Vitter, a Louisiana Republican, demanded that Wells Fargo Chief Executive John Stumpf provide a "full accounting" of...

  • Oct 4- Fitch Ratings cut the outlook to "negative" for Wells Fargo& Co's credit ratings on Tuesday, citing troubles the bank is facing from opening unauthorized customer accounts. Wells Fargo last month reached a $185 million settlement with a federal consumer regulator and Los Angeles prosecutor over opening as many as 2 million accounts for retail customers...

  • TORONTO/ CALGARY, Oct 4- Canadian energy producer Enerplus Corp has put its natural gas assets in the U.S. Enerplus, which owns oil and natural gas assets in Canada and the United States, expects the sale to make its asset portfolio more geographically concentrated and allow it to pay down debt, the sources said. The Marcellus assets, in Pennsylvania, have drawn...

  • TORONTO/ CALGARY, Oct 4- Canadian energy producer Enerplus Corp has put its natural gas assets in the U.S. Enerplus, which owns oil and natural gas assets in Canada and the United States, expects the sale to make its asset portfolio more geographically concentrated and allow it to pay down debt, the sources said. The Marcellus assets, in Pennsylvania, have drawn...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- Wells Fargo& Co's account scandal is not limited to its consumer banking sector, U.S. Thousands of small business owners were also impacted by Wells Fargo's practices, wrote Vitter, a Republican from Louisiana, in a letter dated Sept. 29 to Wells Fargo chief executive John Stumpf and seen by Reuters. Vitter, who chairs the U.S. Senate's small business...

  • EXCLUSIVE-THOUSANDS OF SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS WERE IMPACTED BY WELLS FARGO PRACTICES, VITTER TELLS WELLS CEO JOHN STUMPF IN LETTER.

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Oct 3- U.S. corn futures jumped to a 10-1/ 2 week high on Monday, lifted by trades that simultaneously bought the grain and sold wheat, after last week's report on supplies by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The USDA on Friday said U.S. wheat stocks as of Sept. 1 were the biggest since 1987, while corn supplies were smaller than expected.

  • TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct 3- Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Monday vowed to hold Wells Fargo accountable for "egregious corporate behavior" in a scandal over employees' opening millions of accounts without customers' knowledge. One of the nations' biggest banks bullying thousands of employees into committing fraud against unsuspecting...

  • TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct 3- Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Monday vowed to hold Wells Fargo accountable for "egregious corporate behavior" in a scandal over employees' opening millions of accounts without customers' knowledge. One of the nations' biggest banks bullying thousands of employees into committing fraud against unsuspecting...

  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch was the top underwriter of muni bonds during 2016' s first nine months with 408 deals, totaling nearly $50 billion. So far, California's treasurer and Illinois' governor have suspended the bank from underwriting their states' bonds, while the city of Chicago could take up a two-year ban as soon as this week. New York City's Transitional...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Oct 3- U.S. corn futures jumped to a 10-1/ 2 week high on Monday, lifted by trades that simultaneously bought the grain and sold wheat, after last week's report on supplies by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The USDA on Friday said U.S. wheat stocks as of Sept. 1 were the biggest since 1987, while corn supplies were smaller than expected.

  • WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 3- U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Monday will unveil a plan to make it easier for consumers to take legal action against "bad corporate actors," citing Wells Fargo& Co and Mylan Pharmaceuticals, according to a campaign official. Clinton will call on the U.S. Congress to give agencies such as the Federal Trade Commission, the...