The new procedure will in theory keep an insolvent bank's counterparties from stepping in and seizing collateral during a crisis.
Shareholders may greet some spin-off transactions warmly, but creditors may see only downside risks.
Is the dollar starting another long-term rally?
When your primary bank gets swallowed by a larger financial institution, don’t be surprised if fees increase and you lose access to decision-makers.
"Banks need to change the way they operate to ensure that they can build and maintain capital buffers without taking excessive risk," says an IMF…
Splitting off the PC and printer businesses will give the enterprise division "focus, financial resources and flexibility," says CEO Meg Whitman.
The amount of profits dedicated to shareholder payouts is up 10 percentage points from the long-term average.
Will investors have the appetite to consume this quarter's heavy load of initial public offerings?
The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation points to a solidifying economic recovery and widespread availability of credit.
Working capital loans of $150,000 or less will incur no upfront guaranty fee or annual servicing fee.