private banking

Rich get richer in China

March 28th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) The number of Chinese billionaires and millionaires is reaching a new peak, and their mode of consumption is also evolving, China Daily reported Wednesday.The Chinese Luxury ... Read more...

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Nearly half of China’s millionaires consider emigration

November 1st, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) Nearly half of Chinese millionaires consider emigrating abroad and 14 percent have already emigrated or applied for it, a survey showed.Forty-six percent of the 980 respondents ... Read more...

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BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs after market bleeding

June 22nd, 2011 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 22 (IANS) After two days of bleeding on the stock market in the wake of its disappointing quarterly results, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Tuesday reportedly laid ... Read more...

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UTI Mutual Fund, HDFC launch investor education project

February 2nd, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 2 (IANS) UTI Mutual Fund Wednesday announced its tie-up with HDFC Bank for an investor education initiative called 'Swatantra' in Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu."We are happy to partner with ... Read more...

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Hinduja acquires Belgian private bank for Euro 1.35 billion

May 21st, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Diversified international conglomerate Hinduja group will buy Luxembourg-based banking and insurance company KBC's private banking arm for Euro 1.35 billion ($1.69 billion), both parties informed in a ... Read more...

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Arkansas private banking system barred for defrauding the U.S.

April 16th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by BNO News
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS (BNO NEWS) – An Arkansas private banking system bank was barred from operating for helping customers avoid taxes, prosecutors said Thursday.Wayne Hicks, who owned and operated My Icis Inc., ... Read more...

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Pakistan finance minister resigns

February 23rd, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Pakistan Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin Tuesday said he was stepping down from his post to focus on his private business interests, media reports said. Pakistani stocks fell on the ... Read more...

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Credit Suisse reports $6.3 bn profit in 2009

February 11th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, Feb 11 (DPA) Switzerland's banking giant Credit Suisse reported Thursday 2009 net profits at 6.7 billion francs ($6.3 billion), but also unveiled lower-than-expected fourth quarter results. Profit for the final quarter of ... Read more...

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Chavez announces creation of new state bank

December 8th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Dec 8 (EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has announced the creation of a new state bank from the merger of four of the seven small private financial institutions closed this week ... Read more...

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Hong Kong bank manager steals $13 mn from customers

July 17th, 2009 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, July 17 (DPA) A bank manager in Hong Kong was Friday sent to jail for stealing almost $13 million from the accounts of wealthy customers. A number of prominent Hong Kong ... Read more...

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NDTV Lumière brings to you ‘Experience Cannes’

May 6th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Seven Days. Seven Award Winning Movies8-14th May. Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore at PVR CinemasMumbai, May 5th, 2009: NDTV Lumière brings to you, "Experience Cannes', a seven day cinematic treat of highly acclaimed ... Read more...

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Swiss bank gets 34-year-old CEO

March 31st, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, March 31 (DPA) One of Switzerland's largest private wealth managers will have a new chief executive officer, aged only 34, the Julius Baer bank announced Tuesday. The private bank said Boris Collardi ... Read more...

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HDFC Bank ties up with Qatar National Bank

June 1st, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, June 1 (IANS) India's HDFC Bank has tied up with Qatar National Bank (QNB) to offer a range of products and services to expatriate Indians in Qatar. "The alliance with QNB ... Read more...

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Bank of Baroda returning to Bahrain after 15 years

March 20th, 2008 - 4:36 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 20 (IANS) Leading Indian public sector bank, Bank of Baroda, will return to Bahrain this Sunday after a 15-year absence. The new wholesale branch of India's fifth largest bank will ... Read more...

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Not enough for being truly wealthy

December 9th, 2007 - 3:25 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 9 (ANI): If you have a million bucks in your bank, and are considering yourself a rich person, then you might be in a bit of an unpleasant surprise, for ... Read more...

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PM to chair full Planning Commission meeting

November 14th, 2007 - 10:15 am ICT by admin

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