Alan C. �Ace� Greenberg, who transformed Bear Stearns Cos. from a small bond shop into the fifth-largest U.S. securities firm, never lost his faith in the bigness of banks.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some disappointing U.S. earnings, including Amazon.com, and weak German economic data pressured world stock markets on Friday, while the euro hit an eight-month low against the U.S.
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NEW YORK - Investors got some bad news about the U.S. shopper Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial average to a loss for the week.