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Hawaii Fund to Lead Wells Fargo Risky Loan Class Action

Law360 (March 15, 2021, 6:07 p.m. EDT) – A Hawaii pension fund was called upon Monday to pursue a proposed class action lawsuit accusing Wells Fargo of making billions of dollars in risky commercial loans, although the federal judge overseeing the case ordered the fund to review applications from law …

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NeuBase Therapeutics announces the addition of Peter Nielsen,

PITTSBURGH, Oct 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – NeuBase Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBSE) (“NeuBase” or the “Company”), a biotechnology company accelerating the genetic revolution using a new class of synthetic drugs, announced the addition of Peter Nielsen, Ph.D. to its Scientific Council. Dr. Nielsen, the leading inventor of peptide nucleic acid …

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Allman Brothers Band | down to texas ’71 | See again

Four months before Macon Georgia Allman Brothers Band Reached mega fame with their breakthrough Eat a peach album, the foundational formation of Duane and Gregg Allman alongside Berry Oakley, Dickey Betts, Jaimoe Johanson and Butch Trucks was at its peak as a touring group. They mesmerized their audiences with exhilarating …

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Canada and Alberta announce funding for Indigenous housing

EDMONTON, AB, March 16, 2021 / CNW / – Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why the governments of Canada and Alberta fund four housing projects designed, implemented and owned by and for indigenous peoples. Today, the Honorable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, …

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Fed and Treasury agree to extend PPP, 3 additional loan facilities until March 31

UPDATE: February 2, 2021: The Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery (SIGPR) is investigate Former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s November decision to recover unused funds the CARES Act set aside for the Federal Reserve’s emergency lending programs, according to a quarterly report released Monday. The watchdog also examines what role …

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Defends the findings of the responsible lending inquiry

Consumer advocates and law academics have castigated support for a government-led probe to cut responsible lending, which they say would expose more everyday Australians to debt and debt. ‘crippling’ exploitation. Although the proposed changes ignore the first recommendation of the Hayne Royal Commission, the report of the Senate Economic Affairs …

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Changes: Beyer joins Independent Bank

Gary Beyer joined Independent Bank as Vice President of Commercial Lending for the West Michigan Lake Shore market. Previously, he worked at Chase Bank, for a total of over 30 years of experience in commercial banking and wealth management. Beyer also sits on the board of Good Samaritan Ministries in …

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ABC publishes paper on tackling financial abuse

A new research paper has highlighted how financial institutions can provide better support to those affected by economic and financial abuse through intimate partner relationships. The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), in partnership with the Gendered Violence Research Network at the University of New South Wales, released the document to …

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GAO Reports on Equitable Loans, Access and Retirement Security

GAO reported on racial and income disparities in access to financial services and financial security in retirement. Based on information gathered over a decade, GAO asserted that: racial and income disparities exist in access to financial services and the availability of credit, particularly for (i) women and minority farmers seeking …

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Account opened to ensure appropriate financing for exporters: ICC-B

Open-account credit-conditional shipments will help exporters access the appropriate financing and the consequential payment would be settled upon receipt of the final payment when due, ICC-B President Mahbubur Rahman said. The open account credit policy is a modified version of factoring and supply chain financing to exporters against their export …

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