Financial news on September 12, 2009
Business and Financial news
Belgian officials were outraged at expectations that an Opel plant in Antwerp would be closed while German jobs are protected. Read more..
Columbia University’s endowment investments lost 16.1 percent in the year that ended June 30. Read more..
Ikea executives say they tried to outsmart kickback-seeking electric utility workers by hiring power generators. Then they checked their generator bills. Read more..
Federal regulators on Friday said they seized Corus Bancshares, a Chicago lender, adding it to the long list of banks that have succumbed this year to the recession and waves of loan defaults. Read more..
The official was at the center of the paper’s discredited plan to charge power-brokers for private dinners with the publisher and journalists. Read more..