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Landlords Eager for Covid-Era Revamps Are Finding Hungry Investors

February 25, 2021 at 04:45PM The growing attraction of short-term real estate loans during the pandemic is making it easier to borrow to refurbish properties. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3dLss6d
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Watch Full Video: Day 2 of Jerome Powell’s Testimony on Capitol Hill

February 24, 2021 at 06:18PM The Federal Reserve chair, Jerome Powell, testified on the semiannual Monetary Policy Report to Congress before a virtual hearing of the House Financial Services Committee. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/2OXYLED
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Watch Live: Day 2 of Jerome Powell’s Testimony on Capitol Hill

February 24, 2021 at 02:30PM The Federal Reserve chair, Jerome Powell, will testify on the semiannual Monetary Policy Report to Congress before a virtual hearing of the House Financial Services Committee. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3aLDPct
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The GameStop Craze Was Mostly Just Crazy

February 23, 2021 at 08:00PM The congressional hearing about the “meme stock” frenzy shows it was definitely bizarre, but maybe not as meaningful as we desire it to be. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3pVJCAN
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Watch Full Video: Jerome Powell Testifies on the Economy

February 23, 2021 at 05:43PM On Tuesday, the Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, testified on the Monetary Policy Report, a semiannual report, before a virtual hearing of the Senate Banking Committee. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3uqpwlu
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Watch Live: Jerome Powell Testifies on the Economy

February 23, 2021 at 02:29PM On Tuesday, the Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, will testify on the Monetary Policy Report, a semiannual report, before a virtual hearing of the Senate Banking Committee. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3bAsk71
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Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency

February 23, 2021 at 11:25AM The Treasury Secretary dropped hints about her priorities — if you know how to interpret them. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3aIMixa
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Private Equity Firms Are Piling On Debt to Pay Dividends

February 19, 2021 at 01:49PM Dividend recaps, a kind of borrowing long condemned for loading up companies with debt for the benefit of their private equity owners, has surged. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3s9miRr
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A Quick Guide to Closing Costs

February 19, 2021 at 11:00AM Home buyers face a long list of expenses and fees. Some of these costs are fixed, but others can be reduced with a little negotiation. via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/3s7IiMr
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In GameStop Saga, Robinhood Is Cast as the Villain

February 18, 2021 at 11:45PM Lawmakers at a congressional hearing kept coming back to the chief of the stock-trading app with pointed questions and a key argument: “Something very wrong happened here.” via NYT > Banking Industry https://nyti.ms/2NCcXCE