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Occupy protesters facing eviction?

Occupy protesters facing eviction?

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Protesters in cities across the United States considered their next steps Friday, a day after hundreds of people were arrested.

BofA 'occupied' over coal sector support

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 15 (UPI) -- In solidarity with the Occupy movement, Rainforest Action Network said it was protesting Bank of America's backing of coal at the bank's North Carolina office.
BofA cuts shares of China Construction

BofA cuts shares of China Construction

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Bank of America said it would reduce its ownership of China Construction Bank from about 10 percent to about 1 percent to raise its capital base.

Wells Fargo agrees to $37M settlement

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Wells Fargo & Co. said in a regulatory filing Tuesday it would pay at least $37 million to settle a civil case with municipalities concerning bond auctions.

Happy Bank Transfer Day -- not for some

NEW YORK, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Saturday is "Bank Transfer Day," an event big banks will likely loath, a Harris Poll concluded.
Fed gives stocks a late boost

Fed gives stocks a late boost

NEW YORK, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. stocks rebounded Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said the economy had strengthened modestly in the third quarter.
WikiLeaks founder loses extradition appeal

WikiLeaks founder loses extradition appeal

LONDON, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange lost his bid in a British court Wednesday to block extradition to Sweden where he faces questions on sex crime allegations.
Pressured BofA cancels debit card fee

Pressured BofA cancels debit card fee

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Bank of America said Tuesday it was canceling plans to implement a monthly $5 fee for debit card accounts.

Debit card fee gives credit unions a boost

DETROIT, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Inadvertent beneficiaries of recently announced debit card fees are non-profit U.S. credit unions, officials from credit unions said.
BofA questions its own debit fee plan

BofA questions its own debit fee plan

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- U.S. financial giant Bank of America is reconsidering its plan to charge consumers $5 per month for use of a debit card, sources told the Los Angeles Times.
Cash-strapped WikiLeaks suspends operations

Cash-strapped WikiLeaks suspends operations

LONDON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Whistle-blowing Web site WikiLeaks is suspending publishing operations to raise new money, founder Julian Assange said in London Monday.
Banks hitting par

Banks hitting par

Shares of financial firms lead the upswing in U.S. markets Tuesday, despite a mixed bag of third quarter reports.
ANTHONY HALL, United Press International

U.S. markets turn in solid gains

NEW YORK, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- U.S. markets turned higher Tuesday despite an International Monetary Fund warning that austerity programs could cut into global demand.
Obama hoping to harness Wall Street anger

Obama hoping to harness Wall Street anger

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- President Obama appears to be trying to harness anti-Wall Street sentiment as the Occupy Wall Street protests spread across the United States.

5 arrested in deadly Fla. Brinks robbery

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Five suspects in an armored truck robbery in which a Brinks guard was fatally shot last year were arrested in South Florida Friday, authorities said.
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A Bank of America logo is seen on a building in Washington on September 1, 2011. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg
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Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC), an American multinational banking and financial services corporation, is the second largest bank holding company in the United States by assets[4], and the fourth largest bank in the U.S. by market capitalization. The bank is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. Bank of America serves clients in more than 150 countries and has a relationship with 99% of the U.S. Fortune 500 companies and 83% of the Fortune Global 500. The company is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and a component of both the S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average.[5][6][7] As of 2010, Bank of America is the 5th largest company in the United States by total revenue,[8] as well as the second largest non-oil company in the U.S. (after Walmart). In 2010, Forbes listed Bank of America as the 3rd biggest company in the world.[9] The bank's 2008 acquisition of Merrill Lynch made Bank of America the world's largest wealth manager and a major player in the investment banking industry.[10] The company holds 12.2% of all U.S. deposits, as of August 2009,[11] and is one of the Big Four banks in the United States, along with Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo—its main competitors.[12][13] According to its 2010 annual report, Bank of America operates "in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and more than 40 non-U.S. countries". It has a "retail banking footprint" that "covers approximately 80 percent of the U.S. population and in the U.S." it serves "approximately 57 million consumer and small business relationships" at "5,900 banking centers" and "18,000 ATMs".[14]

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