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Jan 13, 2016

SEC Press Release - January 13, 2016: SEC Charges 11 Bank Officers and Directors With Fraud.

SEC Seal The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced fraud charges against 11 former executives and board members at Superior Bank and its holding company involved in various schemes to conceal the extent of loan losses as the bank was faltering in the wake of the financial crisis.

DealBook P.M. Edition on January 13, 2016: Top Story: Stocks Slide as Worries Persist Over Global Growth.

 
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
TOP STORY
Stocks Slide as Worries Persist Over Global Growth All three main indexes are in what Wall Street calls a correction, down 10 percent from their most recent high.

WSJ | Most Actives Closing on January 13, 2016.

The Wall Street Journal Most Actives Closing
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WSJ | Biggest Decliners Closing on January 13, 2016.

The Wall Street Journal Biggest Decliners Closing
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WSJ | Biggest Gainers Closing on January 13, 2016.

The Wall Street Journal Biggest Gainers Closing
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SEC Press Release - January 13, 2016: SEC Adopts Rules Implementing FAST Act Provisions.

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The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that it approved interim final rules implementing two provisions of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act, adopted by Congress in December, that revise financial reporting forms for emerging growth companies and smaller reporting companies.   

The Guardian | World | Turkey - January 13, 2016: Turkey says Istanbul suicide bomber entered country as refugee

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Kareem Shaheen
Turkey has said the suicide bomber who killed 10 German tourists in an explosion in Istanbul on Tuesday entered the country as a refugee and had not been monitored because he was not on any watch lists.

FRB Beige Book - January 13, 2016: Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District

 

Wall Street at Close Report by CNBC on January 13,. 2016: Dow Closes Down Triple Digits; S&P in Correction.

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Evelyn Cheng
 
U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Wednesday, pressured by low oil prices, as concerns about global economic slowdown weighed ahead of major earnings reports.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Org. Press Release - January 13, 2016:: Tentative Outright Agency MBS Operation Schedule

Tentative Outright Agency Mortgage-Backed Securities Operation Schedule
The Desk's tentative operations schedules associated with outright purchases of agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS) securities as announced by the Federal Open Market Committee.

CMI Spot Prices as of Close of Trading in New York on January 13, 2016.

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Spot Prices as of traditional New York closing times

Wednesday, January 13, 2016


 

EBRD News Release - January 13, 2016: EBRD President in Beijing as China Joins The Bank - January 13, 2016.

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By Anthony Williams @ebrdtony

European Markets at Close Report by CNBC on January 13, 2016: Europe Ends Mixed as oil Struggles for Gains.

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Alexandra Gibbs, Arjun Kharpal, Holly Ellyatt
 
European equities came off session highs to close mixed on Wednesday, as investors grew wary over the renewed pressure in oil prices.
The pan-European STOXX 600 pared gains to close just 0.4 percent higher, with sectors closing mixed to higher.

The Guardian | World | U.S. State of The Union Address - January 13, 2015: Republicans React to State Of The Union by Accusing Obama of Stoking Division

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Sabrina Siddiqui
 
As Barack Obama sought to ease the fears of an anxious nation in his final State of the Union address, the Republicans seeking to replace him in the White House said it was the president who had sown divisions among the American public.

Reuters | Deals - January 13, 2016: Hotel Lotte Could Raise Up $5 Billion in S.Korea's Largest-Ever IPO: IFR

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HONG KONG/SEOUL Hotel Lotte Co Ltd [HTLOT.UL] could raise up to $5 billion in what would be South Korea's biggest initial public offering, IFR reported on Wednesday citing people close to the deal.

Bloomberg View - January 13, 2016: Turkey's Terrorism Problem

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The Editors
Tuesday’s terrorist bombing in Istanbul wasn’t as deadly as last year’s in Ankara, and there’s at least one other difference that’s encouraging -- if such a word can be used for an attack that killed at least 10 people and injured 15 more: This time, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hasn’t tried to blame it on Kurdish militants.

NYT | First Draft on Politics - January 13, 2016: As Sanders Gains Momentum, Clinton Shows Signs of Noticing.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

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The New York Times

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Hillary Clinton at a campaign event at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, on Tuesday.
Hillary Clinton at a campaign event at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, on Tuesday. Eric Thayer for The New York Times
As Sanders Gains Momentum, Clinton Shows Signs of Noticing
By MAGGIE HABERMAN
Good Wednesday morning. President Obama called for unity in his final State of the Union address on Tuesday night, but Hillary Clinton used the speech, and Mr. Obamas executive actions on gun control, as an opening to go after Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who has gained substantial ground on her in the Democratic primary.

DealBook Today's Top Headlines - January 13, 2016: MetLife Weighs Split of Retail Business | A New Corporate Bank Raider Eyes a Sale of Ally | Puerto Rico Utility's Debt Plan Remains Fragile

 
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
TODAY'S TOP HEADLINES
By AMIE TSANG
METLIFE WEIGHS SPLIT OF RETAIL BUSINESS The giant insurer MetLife said on Tuesday that it was considering spinning off its retail life and annuity business in the United States because regulations enforced after the financial crisis have put it under financial pressure,

U.S. Stock Market Future Indications - January 13, 2016: Dow Futures Up Triple Digits as Market Eyes Third Day of Gains.

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Victor Reklaitis
 
U.S. stock futures on Wednesday pointed to a higher open, putting the market on track to rally for a third straight day and recover a little more from its worst five-day start to a year ever.

Asian Markets at Close Report by MarketWatch on January 13, 2016: China Shares Slide, Closing Below 3,000 For First Time Since Summer Slump

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Chao Deng 
China shares took a late-day tumble Wednesday, with the Shanghai Composite Index closing below the 3,000 level for the first time since August, even as a steadier yuan helped shares elsewhere in the region recover.