Forbright Bank signs the United Nations Principles for Responsible Banking

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. GENEVA – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Congressional Bank, which recently announced its intention to change its name to Forbright Bank, has become an official signatory of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Banking – a unique framework for a sustainable ...

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Memory prices to collapse in second half of 2022, according to Gartner • The Register

DRAM and NAND flash memory prices are expected to drop sharply in the second half of 2022 according to analyst firm Gartner. In a note published last week and obtained by The register, the company predicts that an “oversupply” of memory chips will grow as demand decreases and supply increases. A “significant drop in prices” is therefore probable, specifies the ...

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Bowser’s administration offers help to homeowners during pandemic

Neighborhood homeowners who are having trouble paying their mortgages due to financial loss from the coronavirus pandemic have some options to relieve themselves. “We know that for many DC families, keeping up with their monthly mortgage payments has been a huge struggle in these unprecedented times,” DC Mayor Muriel Bowser said last year. While the public has paid a lot ...

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Willowick female, BBB issues warnings about fake job offers

WILLOWICK, Ohio – Nancy Raggozino of Willowick issues a strong warning to all job seekers, especially those looking to work from home after nearly falling victim to a bogus job offer that could have cost her thousands of dollars Raggozino told News 5 that she received a job offer via email that claimed to have an annual salary of over ...

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The unfinished IGLF case – Manila bulletin

There used to be a small fund, the Industrial Guarantee and Loan Fund (IGLF), which quietly but steadily served the MSME sector for over 65 years. When the pandemic hit us, I wondered how the IGLF could have been used as an instrument to meet the needs of our struggling small businesses. Sadly, some people in the upper echelons of ...

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Senator Hollier raises millions for several Detroit organizations

DETROIT – Sen. Adam Hollier (D-Detroit) said on Wednesday he got more than $ 4 million in Michigan’s 2022 budget for several Detroit organizations. Investments include: $ 1.5 million for Goodwill Industries’ Flip the Script program in Detroit. $ 1 million for Focus: HOPE, a Detroit-based non-profit organization dedicated to fighting racism and poverty through education and training services for ...

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Amalgamated Bank (AMAL) acquires Amalgamated Bank of Chicago for $ 98.1 million

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. Amalgamated Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: AMAL), the holding company of Amalgamated Bank (“AMAL”), the socially responsible bank of the United States, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Amalgamated Investments Company, the company Amalgamated Bank ...

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Facebook adds video calling device to mobile portal

Facebook is launching new aspects of its Portal video calling software, including a 10-inch handheld device, Portal Go, and a more advanced version called Portal +, according to a company blog. The blog says Portal Go will take some aspects of Portal Smart Camera video calls and bring them to a new, more portable version, allowing conversations to move from ...

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Fourth Live Update from Stimulus Control: Child Tax Credit Extension to 2025, New Payment in California, Unemployment Benefits …

Securities – Democrats face tough decisions when internal representatives return – Unemployment benefit claims have increased just when the additional support expired (full story) – President Biden gave ultimatum of the reconciliation bill senior democrats – Another two million Golden State Stimulus checks, valued at $ 600 each, sent to Californians (Full Story) – The AOC is pushing for additional ...

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