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The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)

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  • Oct. 15, 2012, 9:43 AM
    Charles Schwab (SCHW) agrees to purchase money manager ThomasPartners for $85M in upfront cash plus additional consideration contingent on growth in AUM (currently at $2.3B). Schwab expects the acquisition to be accretive to EPS after year 1. (PR) (earnings)
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  • Oct. 31, 2011, 1:00 PM
    Charles Schwab (SCHW) is reportedly mulling a bid for MF Global's (MF) retail futures segment. MF would also like to offload its institutional clearing business, but that may prove challenging given that most institutional asset managers have already moved their business elsewhere.
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Company Description
Charles Schwab Corp is a savings and loan holding company, which through its subsidiaries is engaged in securities brokerage, banking and related financial services. It operates in two segments namely Investor Services and Advisor Services.