SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares came under pressure on Thursday as a disappointing survey on Chinese manufacturing overshadowed better news from Japan, while the U.S.
WASHINGTON: Bank of America's purchase of Countrywide Financial has cost it tens of billions of dollars over the past six years.
The annual August summits of the world's top central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, have a dramatic mountain backdrop, but the conference titles are not exactly works of blockbuster film writers.
Executives sounded upbeat about a strong start to the back-to-school shopping season Wednesday as they discussed the retailer's latest quarterly results.
Photo. Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, at a House panel last month.Credit Yuri Gripas/Reuters.