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Vivendi CEO Steps Down

French conglomerate Vivendi lost its CEO this past Thursday when 57 year old Jean-Bernard Levy stepped down after a board meeting.  The company released...

Bernie Madoff’s Brother Pleads Guilty to Charges of Fraud

The drama surrounding the Bernie Madoff scandal continued last week, as Madoff’s younger brother, Peter, pleaded guilty in a Manhattan federal court on Friday...

Consumers Fed Up with Capital One Bank, Latest Numbers Show

The Consumer Protection Financial Bureau provided information in a database last week showing complaints about individual credit-card companies, and Capital One, the bank with...

Billionaires Battle it out as Perelman Sues Rennert

Billionaire businessman and investor Ira Rennert is currently facing professional difficulties on two fronts – he is being sued by Ronald Perelman, and he...

Merkin to Pay Millions to Madoff Victims

Hedge fund manager J. Ezra Merkin has agreed to pay $405 million to a group of institutions that he misled by placing their investment...

Hadassah’s Troubles Mount; Sells NYC Building for $71.5 Million

According to a report appearing in the Wall Street Journal on Monday, Hadassah—the Women’s Zionist Organization of America—has decided to sell its Manhattan building....

Municipal Bonds 101

What are municipal bonds? Municipal bonds are debt obligations of a local government (e.g. city or county) or one of its agencies, which can...

Namibia Halts Supply of Rough Diamonds to Leviev’s Company

Namibia’s state diamond company has announced its decision to halt the supply of uncut diamonds to Israeli businessman Lev Leviev’s company. The southwest African...

Forbes Names Jewish CEO of Kraft Second Most Powerful Woman in World

Forbes Magazine has named Irene Rosenfeld, the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Kraft Foods Inc., the second most powerful woman in the world...

Israeli startup unveils 24-hour smartphone charger

Israeli startup Powermat Technologies launched a new 24-hour power transmitter for smartphones. The “24 Hour Power System,” introduced by the Duracell Powermat, LLC joint...

Swiss Report Assesses Israel’s 2011 Economic Performance

IMD: Israel Economy Ranks 19th Most Competitive in WorldAccording to a report in The Jerusalem Post, a recent analysis published by a Swiss institution...

Northfield Opens New Boro Park Branch

Residents of Boro Park’s Jewish community gathered recently to celebrate the opening of a new branch of Northfield Bank.The new installation is located at...

Israel Discount Bank to Open First Brooklyn Location

The JV Speaks With IDB Bank-New York CEO Ehud ArnonOne of Israel’s most prominent financial institutions has been a major player on New York’s...

Facebook Co-Founder’s ‘Convenient’ Renunciation of U.S. Citizenship Draws Backlash from Politicians

The decision by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin to leave America and renounce his U.S. citizenship – on the eve of the social network site’s...

Northfield Bank Comes to Boro Park; New Branch Opens Rosh Chodesh Sivan, May 22

Northfield Bank announced last Wednesday (May 9) the opening of their new Boro Park branch, located at 4602 13th Avenue at the corner of...

Israel Hosts Prominent Officials at its Triennial Agricultural Exhibition

Israel’s agricultural exhibition, Agritech 2012, is taking place in Tel Aviv this week from Tuesday, May 15, to Thursday, May 17. Prominent figures from...

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