Daily Archive for January 9th, 2013

: January 9th, 2013

Bridgewater hires Northern Trust for back-office services

A little more than a year since Westport-based Bridgewater Associates turned over some of its back-office functions to BNY Mellon, the world’s largest hedge fund is hiring Northern Trust’ to replicate

ABC finds China economic boom includes massive fraud

It’s getting so you can’t trust anyone these days. After years of hearing experts in this country, and even Fairfield County, touting the advantages of a Chinese capitunism for manufacturing and

One week down in 2013 and still no mass layoffs

The first week of 2013 marks only the third time since 1998 that not a single mass layoff notice was filed, according to statistics from the state Labor Department. Nancy Steffens, a Labor Department

Great time to buy a mansion on credit

Those seeking jumbo loans for homes paid on average just 0.14 percent more than people with conforming loans last week, as the spread between the two types of mortgages continues to shrink. The