Daily Archive for December 19th, 2012

: December 19th, 2012

Connecticut pension fund looking to dump gun exposure

State Treas. Denise Nappier says she’s reviewing Connecticut’s pension fund exposure to gunmakers and companies that distribute weapons and related products. She said the state only invests directly
Categories: Wall Street

Amgen takes a $762 million dose of medicine for illegal conduct

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman said Wednesday, pharmaceutical maker Amgen has agreed to a $612 million national settlement of allegations it illegally marketed some drugs for use to
Categories: Fraud, General

Spread between jumbo and conforming mortgages shrinks

The Mortgage Bankers Association reported Wednesday that the spread between jumbo mortgages, for balances in excess of $417,500 and those of conforming loans, with lower balances, shrunk last week as