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Small Business Relief Loan Program Runs Out of Cash
The government's small business rescue loan program, which is part of the $2.2 trillion COVID-19 relief package, has hit its $349 billion limit and is now basically out of money. ...
April 16, 2020
US Rolling Out Low-Interest Loans to Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus
WASHINGTON—U.S. Small businesses hurt by the COVID-19 outbreak will be able to receive up to $2 million in ...
March 12, 2020
Ugandan Politicians Ask Their Government to Not Get Loans From China
KASANGATI, Uganda—Ugandan politicians are calling on the government to scale down borrowing from China, citing concerns about the ...
September 4, 2019
Bill That Limits Payday Lenders’ Profits Might Actually Hurt The Poor
A California bill that was already passed by the Assembly and is now in the Senate would put ...
June 23, 2019
Guarantor Lenders Receive Warnings from the Financial Conduct Authority
Earlier in the month, a senior official at the Financial Conduct Authority claimed that there will be a ...
March 18, 2019
In China, Response to Pledged Share Meltdown Stirs Concern
SHANGHAI—Scores of Chinese brokers and banks are struggling under the weight of hundreds of billions of dollars worth ...
November 9, 2018
Bank Run in Southwestern Chinese City Could Signal a Broader Financial Crisis
A bank run at a small local institution in the southwestern Chinese city of Zigong could be a ...
November 6, 2018
China’s Small Firms Get More Loans on Paper But Not in Reality
BEIJING—Beijing is keen to show results after four rounds of policy easing, so China's big banks are playing ...
October 16, 2018
In Sign of Economic Improvement, Small Business Loans Surge
Optimism within the nation’s small-business world continues to soar, reaching its highest levels in years. Thanks to better ...
November 23, 2017
Back to Square One: Why the Financial System Needs to Reset
If you don't know about finance and you want to learn, where do you start? Start with the ...
July 29, 2016
Chinese Banks’ Bad Debt Masquerade to End Soon
Facing a challenging domestic and international economic environment, the banks’ underlying profits are deteriorating.
May 1, 2016
Obama Promotes Online Search Tool With College-Specific Data
President Barack Obama on Saturday debuted a redesigned online tool with college-specific information about student costs, loans and ...
September 12, 2015
The Associated Press
Greece’s Bailout Bill Submitted to Parliament
Greece's government submitted the draft bill for a new bailout to parliament overnight, in the hope of tapping ...
August 12, 2015
The Associated Press
Do Student Loans Prevent New Small Businesses?
Student loan debt can get in the way of small business creation, report researchers.
July 15, 2015
Souring Loans Weigh on China’s Big Four Banks
Soaring non-performing loans at Chinese banks are a risk for the banking industry.
March 30, 2015
‘Tis the Season of Giving, or—for Some—Online Microfinance
An effective form of fundraising during the holidays asks people to lend small amounts of money to budding ...
December 20, 2014
In Sign of Slowing Economy, China’s Underwriting Industry Takes a Hit
Sixty percent of loan underwriting companies in Shanghai have declared bankruptcy, and underwriting companies in Shandong, Xinjiang, Guangdong, ...
November 2, 2014
Consumer Borrowing Up $13.5 Billion in August
U.S. consumers increased their borrowing in August in the category that covers auto loans and student loans but ...
October 7, 2014
Unseen Toll: Wages of Millions Seized to Pay Past Debts
A new study provides the first-ever tally of how many employees lose up to a quarter of their ...
September 21, 2014
Replacing Risky Payday Loans with Mr. Amazing Loans
The economic crisis made it difficult for people to obtain home equity loans and lines of credit, and ...
August 29, 2014
Hong Kong Bank Rejects Risky Loans to Mainland China
HONG KONG—As China's economic growth gradually slows down, an increasing number of mainland Chinese companies are taking loans ...
August 13, 2014
Engineering Grads May Soon See Student Loan Forgiveness
NEW YORK—Suffering under a mountain of student loan debt could be irrelevant to engineers if a new bill ...
June 19, 2013
Banks Reach Foreclosure Settlement With Government
Ten banks settle civil claims over fraudulent foreclosure practices with government regulators.
January 7, 2013
Consumer Debt at Record Levels
The average non-mortgage total debt of Canadian consumers rose up once again last quarter.
August 29, 2012
Egypt Seeks $4.8 Billion Loan From IMF
Egypt has requested a $4.8 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund to boost the country’s economy.
August 22, 2012
New EU Scheme to Secure Research Loans for SMEs
The European Commission and the European Investment Bank Group launched a new guarantee facility on Monday for innovative ...
December 7, 2011
Loans, Groans, and Automobiles
Harper promises loans for foreign credential recognition and hones his message.
April 6, 2011
Deutsche Bank Shares Tank, Fueling Banking Crisis Fears
10 Evidence-Based Health Benefits of Beets
Leslee Dru Browning
Arresting Putin Abroad on ICC Warrant Would Be ‘Declaration of War’: Top Russian Official
Sen. Lindsey Graham Admonished in Rare Move by Senate Ethics Panel
World Athletics Bans Transgender Biological Males From Competing in Female Elite Events
Lifestyle: How to Make the Best Croque Monsieur, France's Decadent Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich
Audrey Le Goff
Trump Fires Back at DOJ, Accuses Agency of Creating ‘Unprecedented’ Situation Over Jan. 6 Lawsuits
‘Climate Action Plan’ in Southern City Draws Backlash Over Diversity, Smart City Language
Trump Versus DeSantis: Jockeying for GOP Leadership
Many CDC Blunders Exaggerated Severity of COVID-19: Study