Archive | December 14th, 2010

FINRA: More than half of Mississippians Live on Financial Edge

December 14, 2010

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Nearly six in 10 Mississippians live paycheck to paycheck. Further, Mississippi residents on average are less financially literate than residents of other states, and fourth-most likely to use high-cost, non-bank borrowing such as payday loans. So says an extensive survey released Tuesday by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, or FINRA. The findings are part of […]

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Wells Fargo, Barclays see growth in wealth management

December 14, 2010

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By Ted Carter Banking giant Wells Fargo wants to expand its wealth business and London-based Barclays Wealth will soon be stepping up its hiring of wealth managers in the United States. Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf told a recent conference in New York that the bank has concluded its wealth business is “sub-optimized” and could […]

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