OneWest Bank has 73 branches, $15 billion in deposits and a portfolio that has grown to include more traditional business loans as well as mortgages.
If two-thirds of San Francisco voters approve the measure, the city will become the first with per-ounce taxes on sugary drinks like soda.
Australia's core consumer prices gained more than economists forecast last quarter, sending the Australian dollar to its highest in two weeks and creating a hurdle to further monetary policy easing.
U.S. stocks rose Tuesday, getting a lift from strong housing data and upbeat corporate earnings. Treasurys strengthened as geopolitical concerns trumped the upbeat housing report.
We've been in for the long term, and stock price movements have not affected our point of view," said Bill Ackman as Herbalife's stock price soared.