Banco Santander SA, Spain’s biggest bank, is primed to deliver improved earnings led by recovery in its home market as charges for bad loans subside and lending recovers, Chairman Emilio Botin said.
The Southern Mass Credit Union is the recipient of the 2013 Education Leadership Award from the New Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce. The award is in recognition of a local business or organization that has demonstrated a long-standing commitment to improving educational opportunities for students in the South Coast region.
Banco Santander SA was fined 12.4 million pounds ($20.5 million) by the U.K. regulator for flaws in investment advice given to customers as the watchdog clamps down on misconduct in consumer lending.
By Suzi Ring and Ben Moshinsky Bloomberg News
RBS Citizens Chairman and CEO Bruce Van Saun is scheduled to be one of the keynote speakers at the Retail Banking 2014 conference in Orlando, Fla., which runs from March 12-14, according to the Providence-based bank.
Wall Street’s bonus pool rose 15 percent to $26.7 billion in 2013 as profits from broker-dealer operations on the New York Stock Exchange fell 30 percent, according to estimates by New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.
By Freeman Klopott and Michael J. Moore Bloomberg News
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.