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  • Will iBanks Follow J.P. Morgan Dividend Hike?

    J.P. Morgan Chase (JPM) announced a dividend increase earlier this week, leading to speculations that other financial firms may follow suit.J.P. Morgan increased its dividend by 4.2 percent to 50 cent...


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    http://www.investopedia.com/news/will-ibanks-follow-jp-morgan-dividend-hike-jpm-gs/4067
  • US banks secure lead over Europe, JP Morgan on top

    Investment banks in the United States have secure global lead over Europe, with the top five spots now firmly in the hands of US banks. Data from the industry analytics firm, Coalition, shows that JP ...


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    http://www.ibtimes.com.au/us-banks-secure-lead-over-europe-jp-morgan-top-15479234058
  • JPMorgan tops investment bank rankings as European rivals suffer

    US investment banks are head and shoulders above their European counterparts, according to new research which sees JPMorgan Chase retain its place at the top of the leaderboard ahead of four other Wal...


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    http://www.digitallook.com/news/international-companies/jpmorgan-tops-investment-bank-rankings-as-european-rivals-suffer--2585665.html4053
  • JP Morgan forms sustainable investment team and launches fund

    JP Morgan Asset Management has formed a new sustainable investment team and launched a new sustainable equity fund, the company has announced.


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    http://moderninvestor.com/news/jp-morgan-forms-sustainable-investment-team-and-launches-fund/a1001974?ref=modern_investor_latest_news_list4048
  • HSBC, Lloyds and RBS halt advertising on Google amid hate-funding row

    The latest revelation from The Times found that some of the world’s largest brands, ranging from HSBC, The Guardian and Sainsbury’s, as well as publicly-funded organisations like Transport...


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    http://www.thedrum.com/news/2017/03/19/hsbc-lloyds-and-rbs-halt-advertising-google-amid-hate-funding-row4045
  • JPMorgan Quant Frets Stock Complacency Too High After Dutch Vote

    Complacency among equity investors is rising after Dutch voters inflicted a blow to political populism and JPMorgan Chase & Co. says it’s a good time to hedge against a slide in stocks.


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    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-03-17/jpmorgan-quant-frets-stock-complacency-too-high-after-dutch-vote4040
  • Barclays Africa Debt Sale Misses Target as Banks Issue More

    Barclays Africa offered 1.5 billion rand ($113 million) of notes on Monday but raised only 642 million rand within price guidance, according to Deon Raju, head of treasury at the Johannesburg-based le...


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    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-03-14/barclays-africa-debt-sale-misses-target-as-lenders-rush-to-issue4031
  • Why this top fund manager believes Barclays plc and RBS are seriously undervalued

    Nick Kirrage is the co-manager of the hugely successful Schroders Global Recovery Fund. The fund is only a year old, but last year produced a return of 31% for investors — outpacing its benchmar...


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    http://www.fool.co.uk/investing/2017/03/14/why-this-top-fund-manager-believes-barclays-plc-and-rbs-are-seriously-undervalued/4026
  • RBC: Fed rate hikes will benefit these banks the most (BAC, CMA, CFG, RF, JPM)

    S&P 500 financials have rallied almost 25% since Donald Trump won the election, tops of all sectors. And there are two things that have been a tailwind to the financials during this rally. Regula...


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    http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/bonds/banks-that-will-gain-the-most-from-rising-rates-2017-3-1001824472-10018244724021

EVENTS

Conferences

CBA LIVE 2017 - Consumer Bankers Association

CBA LIVE 2017 - CONSUMER BANKERS ASSOCIATION

April 03-05, 2017
Across all products, services and channels, consumers everywhere are demanding more of the brands they champion, procure and promote. Consumers are calling the shots thanks to more choices, rapidly evolving technologies and disruptive alternatives. The more we listen, learn and evolve with the consu...

ICBAF 2017 : 19th International Conference on Banking, Accounting and Finance

ICBAF 2017 : 19TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BANKING, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE

April 24-25, 2017
The ICBAF 2017: 19th International Conference on Banking, Accounting and Finance aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Banking, Accounting and Finance. It also provides a pr...

VAT update

VAT UPDATE

April 25-25, 2017
Working as it does according to its own rules – quite different to those applying to other taxes – it is an area where an experienced navigator can be especially helpful in demonstrating how to negotiate the minefield.The frequency with which changes take place makes it essential to keep...

Retirement income summit

RETIREMENT INCOME SUMMIT

April 24-25, 2017
At the 11th annual Summit, learn the latest strategies to create a sustainable retirement for your clients. This session will provide an overview of some of the more significant risks clients may face when establishing and maintaining a retirement income stream. Many of those risks could have s...

High net-worth planning (including professional conduct in relation to taxation)

HIGH NET-WORTH PLANNING (INCLUDING PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT IN RELATION TO TAXATION)

March 22-22, 2017
This course examines the opportunities for tax planning for High Net Worth individuals (HNWI’s).In the current climate where HNWI’s are under unprecedented scrutiny, the course looks at the areas of tax planning still open to them; in particular Government approved tax planning incentive...

Insurance Enterprise Risk Management

INSURANCE ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT

March 21-22, 2017
The Insurance Enterprise Risk Management, organized by the SNL Knowledge Center will take place from 21th mar to 22th mar 2017 at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront in Chicago, USA. The conference will cover areas like Identify and assess the variety of risks facing insurance companies, Measure th...

Life Sciences Accounting and Reporting Congress

LIFE SCIENCES ACCOUNTING AND REPORTING CONGRESS

March 20-22, 2017
The Life Sciences Accounting and Reporting Congress, organized by the CBI will take place from 20th March to the 22nd March 2017 at the HILTON AT PENNS LANDING in Philadelphia, United States Of America. The conference will cover areas like event for Finance, Accounting, Forecasting, Business Plannin...

Revenue Recognition Accounting Update Conference

REVENUE RECOGNITION ACCOUNTING UPDATE CONFERENCE

April 20-21, 2017
The Revenue Recognition Accounting Update Conference, organized by the Accounting Conferences & Seminars, LLC will take place from 20th to 21st April 2017 at the Courtyard Boston Downtown in Boston, USA.

 

Webinars

MAR 28, 2017 | 10.30pm-
CELENT & INETCO: IS REAL TIME DATA NECESSARY IN RETAIL BANKING?
Real time is rapidly becoming more important to retail banks. Payments, customer responsiveness, and fraud detection must all become faster. Powering them all is data in its many facets.
MAR 28, 2017 | -
THE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT OF INSURANCE ASSETS UNDER SOLVENCY II
This is the first in a series of three webcasts looking at Solvency II from the point of view of the insurance company CIO. The second and third will focus on alternative fixed income and real assets respectively.
MAR 29, 2017 | 9:00 AM-
BUILDING ORDINANCE AND INSURANCE
This course will review the exposures, coverages, and exclusions relating to building ordinances and zoning laws. Both personal and commercial lines issues will be reviewed. The major topics that will be discussed include: Overview of Ordinances and Zoning Laws Commercial Property and Pers...
MAR 29, 2017 | -
MUZINICH EMERGINGMARKETSSHORTDURATION FUND UPDATE
Warren Hyland, Portfolio Manager of the EmergingMarketsShortDuration Fund, will provide an update on the Fund's positioning, performance, and future outlook.
MAR 30, 2017 | 9:00 AM-
NON-PROFITS BUSINESS SEGMENT EXPOSURES AND INSURANCE
This is Part #3 of the Commercial Lines Insurance Certification Program CLIC. The purpose of the CLIC certification is to “certify” that designees have an understanding of the foundational coverages for all commercial lines risks AND to understand the unique exposures and insur...
MAR 30, 2017 | 9:00 AM-
TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS SEGMENT EXPOSURES AND INSURANCE SOLUTIONS
Today’s technology requires an in depth understanding of what insurance products properly address the unique exposures that technology driven insured’s have. Many technology companies have design build, and consultant/implementation professional risks that must be properly cove...
5 WAYS TO IMPROVE ACCOUNTS PAYABLE FINANCIALS
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PRINCIPLES OF LAND TITLE EXAMINATION IN CALIFORNIA
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CURRENT ISSUES IN TIN VALIDATION AND B NOTICES
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TEXAS PROPERTY TAX LAW - HOW TO KEEP YOUR PROPERTY FROM BEING OVER-ASSESSED
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VOLUNTEERING FOR TROUBLE? CLASSIFYING, MANAGING AND DISCIPLINING VOLUNTEERS
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NEW YORK PROPERTY TAX UPDATE
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RESOURCES

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via M&...

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Without a doubt, the upcoming changes to lease accounting standards are sparking many organizations to take a hard look at how they
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If you're a facilities manager then you know it's critical to maintain visibility into all aspects of your operations, particularly from the financial perspective.

So, what are ...

This excerpt will give you that firm grasp of "the numbers" necessary for business success.

Ittelson empowers non-financial managers by clearly and simply demonstrating how th...