NewsWatch: U.S. stock-index futures gain ahead of GDP report


Archive for July, 2009

NewsWatch: U.S. stock-index futures gain ahead of GDP report

U.S. stock-index futures add to gains Friday ahead of the release of second-quarter U.S. gross domestic product data. (2 hours ago)

Laptop program underway in Sidney

With the beginning of the school year just around the corner, important dates parents and students need to remember have been approved by the Sidney School Board. (3 mins ago)

Early Market Movers: Wellcare Health Plans, Alvarion

Futures were pointing to a lower open Wednesday as traders evaluate an unexpected drop in durable goods orders and weak mortgage application demand. (34 mins ago)

Laptop program underway in Sidney

With the beginning of the school year just around the corner, important dates parents and students need to remember have been approved by the Sidney School Board. (10 mins to go)

Personal Finance Solutions Provider, Geezeo, Selects William Mills Agency To Provide Strategic Financial Pr Services

ATLANTA—-William Mills Agency, the largest independent public relations firm serving the financial and transaction technology services sectors, announced that it has been selected as public relations agency of record for Hartford, Conn.-based, Geezeo, a leading provider of personal finance software and services to banks and credit unions. (34 mins ago)

Personal Finance : Tax breaks ample for self-employed

So you’re a consultant now? Deduct like one. You may not like how your consulting career was born, but there are some benefits to being your own boss, not the least of which are federal income tax breaks. (5 hours ago)

Laptop program underway in Sidney

With the beginning of the school year just around the corner, important dates parents and students need to remember have been approved by the Sidney School Board. (2 mins ago)

Reid revises his finance reports for seven years

WASHINGTON — Sen. Harry Reid on Thursday revised his official financial disclosures for seven years, including the reporting on a controversial 2001 Las Vegas land deal. (3 hours ago)

Report: CIT Bond Advisers to Push for Bankruptcy

The advisers to the bondholders that provided lender CIT Group Inc with a $3 billion loan facility this week are recommending it be restructured through a bankruptcy following a debt tender in August, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing a person familiar with the matter. (6 mins to go)

Savers seek better rate of return rather than ‘safety’ NS&I figures reveal

Savers are regaining confidence in High Street banks and withdrawing billions from Governmentbacked savings schemes in favour of better returns elsewhere. (9 mins to go)