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Spain's Bank-Investor Ties Stir Worry

Spain's Bank-Investor Ties Stir Worry | CCHS Economics | Scoop.it
Spanish banks are increasingly leaning on individual, or retail, clients to buy their debt and equity, boosting their funding and capital buffers but also raising concerns that they are playing down problems to avoid scaring away small investors.
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Facebook Begins Wall Street Tour

Facebook Begins Wall Street Tour | CCHS Economics | Scoop.it
Wall Street revved into high gear Friday preparing to sell Facebook. But while riches await the company's biggest holders, the deal won't prove nearly as lucrative for banks.
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Résumé Trips Up Yahoo Chief

Résumé Trips Up Yahoo Chief | CCHS Economics | Scoop.it
Pressure is mounting on Yahoo's board and CEO Scott Thompson after revelations that the Internet company's recently hired chief's academic record was misstated.
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Barclays Plans U.S. Online Savings Bank

Barclays Plans U.S. Online Savings Bank | CCHS Economics | Scoop.it
Barclays is launching an online savings bank in the U.S., the British lender's first foray into gathering deposits in the vast U.S. market.
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Europe Markets Mainly Flat

Europe Markets Mainly Flat | CCHS Economics | Scoop.it
European stock markets were broadly flat as investors welcomed the day's corporate earnings, but political turmoil in Greece still weighed on confidence.
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Trusting and Being Trusted in the Sharing Economy - Forbes

  The terms “the sharing economy” and “collaborative consumption” are both used to describe a fascinating new economic and social phenomenon.  They refer to markets for the sharing of products and services between individuals.
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Facebook Has No Business Being Compared to Apple, Google and Amazon - Forbes

Facebook Has No Business Being Compared to Apple, Google and Amazon - Forbes | CCHS Economics | Scoop.it
  (Image credit: AFP/Getty Images via @daylife) The highly anticipated IPO of social-networking giant Facebook is drawing more than its share of intrigue and controversy, two words that have become appropriate descriptions whenever the so-called...
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Revisiting: How Germany Builds Twice as Many Cars as the U.S. While Paying Its Workers Twice as Much - Forbes

Revisiting: How Germany Builds Twice as Many Cars as the U.S. While Paying Its Workers Twice as Much - Forbes | CCHS Economics | Scoop.it
Is it true to say that Germany's spectacular success rests on a fundamentally different economic model that treats workers substantially better than American companies do?
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