Archive | December 30th, 2010

Stay tuned for bank earnings season

December 30, 2010

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By Ted Carter Take a deep breath. Now exhale and hope for the best as the earnings season for Mississippi banks is on the horizon. You’ll know soon enough whether to break out the champagne and party favors you put away your New Year’s celebration. Tupelo-based BancorpSouth is to report its fourth quarter earnings after […]

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Chief adviser for new finance bureau wants to get tough on faulty foreclosures

December 30, 2010

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By Ted Carter A strong and functioning consumer financial protection bureau as envisioned by the Dodd-Frank banking reform law could have prevented the current mortgage foreclosure fiasco, says Elizabeth Warren, a Harvard University law school professor appointed by President Obama to oversee development of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Writing in a Miami Herald […]

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