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Deutsche Bank dashes back to bond market

NEW YORK (IFR) - Deutsche Bank made a rapid-fire return to the US high-grade bond market on Tuesday, satisfying investor demand by tapping last week's $3 billion deal for another $1.5 billion in fresh cash.
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Thomas E. Wilcox announced his retirement Tuesday as longtime president of the Baltimore Community Foundation, sparking a nationwide search for a replacement. During Wilcox's 17-year tenure, the f
Capital traders and subsidiaries of big banks reported losses due to stagnated market activity amid rising costs of operation.
Governors and legislators had during campaigns promised to empower locals through revival of collapsed industries, most of which were synonymous with the region
Dr Njoroge stopped short of recommending that the law should be done away with, only saying the direction of the interest rate caps would be known after CBK concludes a study on the legislation's impa
First Merchant Bank said in a statement on its website it was in exclusive talks to buy out the 68 per cent of Barclays Bank of Zimbabwe owned by the British company.
There are three Tubonge offers, a daily offer for Sh10, a weekly offer for Sh50 and a monthly one for Sh150. All offers come with 100 mins for Airtel to Airtel calls per day and a Sh2 calling rate to
The bank has factored in bad loans and written off expectations from revised earnings on Government bonds once, instead of staggering the losses over years.
The partnership, initiated by JBBL's leasing subsidiary, allows Dell, through its licensed local distributors, to supply the laptops through a leasing arrangement.
Releasing its second phase growth plan yesterday, Ma said growth will be accelerated by bringing on board local brands and expanding markets outside Nairobi.
A regulator said it had found “an extensive and pervasive pattern” of “discriminatory and illegal credit practices across multiple lines of business.”
For Jews in Jerusalem and around the world who wonder whether their cocktail is kosher, Rabbi Shmouel Semelman is the go-to guy.
Two loans, worth about $23 million in total, will help pay for lead and asbestos abatement in the soil.        
Slashing Saudi Aramco’s tax rate may triple its market value to $1.4 trillion. Yet the kingdom can recoup almost all of what it appears be giving away.
A fake doctor in Florida was sentenced to prison following the death of a plastic surgery patient who died from butt and hip injections consisting of Fix-a-Flat and other hazardous chemicals. Oneal Ro
A woman posing as a Target store employee scammed the superstore out of thousands of dollars in merchandise, authorities in Virginia said. According to the Fairfax County Police Department, the unide
The head of Israel’s leading Republican group called comedian and actress Sarah Silverman a “self-hating Jew” who “needs a muzzle” in a Facebook post Saturday. The post, which was written by the Repub
Corporation counsel Melvin Hollowell did not approve Home Team Detroit’s plan to buy thousands of Detroit properties        
Bank regulators have given Wells Fargo & Co. a poor grade when it comes to serving low-income communities, the bank said Tuesday. In a regulatory filing and news release, the San Francisco bank sa
A man in South Africa was handed down a fine of USD 460 or 12 months in prison suspended for five years for making "hurtful" and "humiliating" comments which "stereotyped the Hindu fate" during Diwali
The Joint Action Committee Against Anti Tribal Bill (JACAATB) will hold talks with the N Biren Singh government regarding the demands of the tribal people, the spokesperson of the JACAATB said today.
Police today arrested 13 persons after raiding a bungalow at the tourist town of Igatpuri in Nashik district where a party was underway early this morning. Some of those present were related to
(Reuters) - General Motors Co on Tuesday rejected a proposal by billionaire investor David Einhorn to split its common stock into two classes to help boost its share price, saying the plan creates un
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. bank regulator has flunked Wells Fargo on a national scorecard for community lending, the bank said on Tuesday as it tries to repair its reputation after a phony-account
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank has replaced the head of its Brussels office and annulled four more appointments after staff complaints about unlawful hirings and promotions, internal
A Russia oligarch identified by the Associated Press as a connection between President Donald Trump’s campaign chairman and Vladimir Putin has offered to testify before the U.S. Congress. The al
NEW YORK - Uber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technical positions. The report comes as pressure mounts on the company in light of sexual harassment c
366,800 Bulgarians traveled abroad in February, which is 30.4 percent up on the same month of last year, according to National Statistical Institute data. The growth rate is highest for the following
Former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal today termed the Governor's address to the state Assembly as "directionless" and "full of retrograde steps which contain no concrete outline for prospe
Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy pledged today to invest 4.2 billion euros (USD 4.6 billion) in Catalonia by 2020 as a battle for hearts and minds rages between Madrid and regional authorities tha
Flanked by coal miners at the Environmental Protection Agency, President Trump signed an order directing the agency to start the process of rewriting the Clean Power Plan.
A three vehicle crash on Interstate 55 in Jackson Tuesday involved an ambulance.              
An ambulance was involved in a three vehicle crash on I-55 in Jackson.              
A controversial hunting law awaits the signature of President Trump after the Senate voted mostly along party lines last week and after clearing the House in February. The Senate voted 52-47 on March
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