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January 21, 2020 - 16 new headlines

Washington Regional to change hands - North Carolina Health News

01/21/2020 Washington Regional to change hands  North Carolina Health News [more]
Tags: Filings, News

Professional Fees Now Priority Debts Under Revised UAE Bankruptcy Law - Mondaq News Alerts

01/21/2020 Professional Fees Now Priority Debts Under Revised UAE Bankruptcy Law  Mondaq News Alerts [more]
Tags: Cases of Interest, News

Out & About: Dance, music and theater - Press Herald

01/21/2020 Out & About: Dance, music and theater  Press Herald [more]
Tags: Liquidation, News

Supreme Court Of Canada Cases To Watch: Winter 2020 - Mondaq News Alerts

01/21/2020 Supreme Court Of Canada Cases To Watch: Winter 2020  Mondaq News Alerts [more]
Tags: Lawsuits, News

Court Of Appeal Summaries (January 13 – January 17, 2020) - Mondaq News Alerts

01/21/2020 Court Of Appeal Summaries (January 13 – January 17, 2020)  Mondaq News Alerts [more]
Tags: Lawsuits, News

Bankruptcies - Business West

01/21/2020 Bankruptcies  Business West [more]
Tags: Liquidation, News

Global Aluminium Extrusions Market Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecasts 2020–2026 – Dagoretti News - Dagoretti News

01/21/2020 Global Aluminium Extrusions Market Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecasts 2020–2026 – Dagoretti News  Dagoretti News [more]
Tags: News, Reorganizations

Supreme Court Rules "Now Or Never" To Appeal Stay Relief Denials - Mondaq News Alerts

01/21/2020 Supreme Court Rules "Now Or Never" To Appeal Stay Relief Denials  Mondaq News Alerts [more]
Tags: News, Reorganizations

Global Racquetball Eyewear Market Forecast by 2026 Top Companies, Trends & Growth Factors and Detail Analysis for Business Development – Dagoretti News - Dagoretti News

01/21/2020 Global Racquetball Eyewear Market Forecast by 2026 Top Companies, Trends & Growth Factors and Detail Analysis for Business Development – Dagoretti News  Dagoretti News [more]
Tags: News, Reorganizations

Global Dichlorprop Market Consumption Analysis, Growth Forecast by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application to 2026 – Dagoretti News - Dagoretti News

01/21/2020 Global Dichlorprop Market Consumption Analysis, Growth Forecast by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application to 2026 – Dagoretti News  Dagoretti News [more]
Tags: News, Reorganizations

Blogs

'Getting out of the boys' ecochamber': Male allies in banking

01/20/2020 Doug Nielson at U.S. Bank and Jane Barratt at MX explain how men can be more supportive of their female colleagues. [more]
Tags: Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, Gender discrimination, Gender issues, Women in Banking

Credit union-bank deals may have peaked (for now)

01/20/2020 Pushback from banks, a smaller pool of sellers and potential regulatory hurdles could pose setbacks for credit unions this year. [more]
Tags: Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, Community banking, Credit unions, M&A, texas, U.S.

The backstory of Goldman Sachs' Marcus app, three years in the making

01/19/2020 Adam Dell, founder of Clarity Money and now head of product at Marcus by Goldman Sachs, the design theory behind the new app. [more]
Tags: , Apps, Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, Digital banking, Fintech, Goldman Sachs, Mobile banking, Mobile technology

Buybacks as a Sovereign Debt Restructuring Strategy: Why the Disfavor?

01/19/2020 The ideas in this post are drawn from work with Stephen Choi.  Errors are mine. Last week was the first session in our International Debt Finance class, both at Duke and at NYU.  This is an exciting time to be teaching this material, given the many sovereign and quasi sovereign issuers that are [more]
Tags: Bankruptcy Blogs, CreditSlips, Historical Perspectives, Sovereign Debt

Regions' plan to boost lending in 2020

01/17/2020 Total loans at Regions Financial fell slightly last year, but executives say a shift in consumer lending priorities and more aggressive C&I lending will start to pay off this year. [more]
Tags: , Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, Consumer lending, Earnings, Marketplace lending, Regional banks, Regions Bank, SoFi

Bank OZK chief preaches patience to nervous investors

01/17/2020 The Arkansas bank is bracing for a rough 2020 amid record prepayments and a big substandard loan in its commercial real estate book, but CEO George Gleason insists shareholders will see "a nice payoff" in the long run. [more]
Tags: Arkansas, Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, Commercial real estate lending, Credit quality, Earnings

Bill would aid New York cabbies who can't make loan payments

01/17/2020 Federal legislation introduced this week by Rep. Gregory Meeks, D-N.Y., would ensure that taxi drivers don't get taxed on medallion debt that gets forgiven. The bill dovetails with a debt forgiveness plan under development in New York, where hundreds of drivers have filed for bankruptcy. [more]
Tags: , 64966M, Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, City of New York, City of New York, NY, Commercial lending, Community banking, House Financial Services Committee, Medallion loans, NCUA, NPL, NY, Policymaking, Tax implications

Suddenly, expenses rising faster than revenue at regional banks

01/17/2020 Citizens Financial Group’s fourth-quarter results highlight the challenges regionals face in generating top-line growth. [more]
Tags: , Bank of America, Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, Bruce Van Saun, Citizens Financial, Commercial lending, Consumer lending, Earnings, PNC Financial Services Group, Regional banks, Regions Bank, U.S. Bancorp

Truist's logo, Wells vs. USAA redux, Visa's Plaid pickup: Top stories of the week

01/17/2020 Truist emphasizes high-touch, high-tech focus with new logo; Wells Fargo loses another patent lawsuit to USAA; what the Visa-Plaid merger means for banks, fintechs; and more from this week's most-read stories. [more]
Tags: , Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, CFPB, Core systems, CRA, Earnings, Fintech, Lawsuits, Marketing, Plaid Technologies, USAA, Visa, Wells Fargo

Iberiabank deal ‘on track,’ First Horizon chief says

01/17/2020 The Southeast banks expect to complete their merger by midyear, hit their savings targets and still be able to invest in growth, according to Bryan Jordan. [more]
Tags: Bankruptcy Blogs, BankThink, Earnings, Growth strategies, M&A, Regional banks, Revenue and expenses