2-8-18 4:15 PM EST | Email Article
BlackRock's New Ambition Is a Sign of Froth 

BlackRock sees an opening in the massive amount of money looking for a home, but that should worry investors.

Star Guggenheim Money Manager Goes on Medical Leave 

Guggenheim Partners LP said it has placed James Michal, a senior managing director with its investment-management division, on medical leave.

KKR Profit Declines; Firm Evaluating Change of Corporate Structure 

KKR & Co.'s fourth-quarter profit fell as it faced a higher-than-expected provision for income taxes. The firm said it is weighing whether to change its corporate structure on the heels of the new tax law.

TD Ameritrade to Allow Trading via Twitter 

TD Ameritrade is letting customers initialize trades over Twitter, the latest attempt by the discount brokerage to attract digitally savvy and younger investors.

Lenders to Allow Airbnb Income on Mortgage Applications 

Homeowners soon will be able to count income they earn from Airbnb Inc. rentals on applications for refinance loans.

Facebook Co-Founder Saverin's B Capital Closes Venture Fund 

B Capital Group, co-led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, has closed on $360 million for its first venture capital fund.

Fintech Firms Look to Enter Banking Via Century-Old Tactic 

Financial-technology firms eager to offer banking products are eyeing industrial loan company charters, a century-old model that fell out of favor during the financial crisis but could see a revival under the Trump administration.

What Tech Giant SoftBank Wants With Boring Old Reinsurer 

The idea of a Japanese tech company spending $10 billion on a stake in a reinsurer sounds crazy, but when you think about Softbank's pursuit of Swiss Re, it starts to make frighteningly good sense.

Societe Generale Profit Slides But Tops Expectations 

Societe Generale said its fourth-quarter net profit fell significantly, hit by one-off items, but surpassed the loss expected by analysts.

UniCredit Swings to Profit 

UniCredit said it swung to a net profit in the fourth quarter from the multibillion-euro loss that it booked last year as it cleaned up its balance sheet.


(END) Dow Jones Newswires

February 08, 2018 16:15 ET (21:15 GMT)

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