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American Bankers Magazine Under Investigation For Publishing False Information About American Banks And Banking

|Includes: Banner Corporation (BANR)

American Banker Magazine is under investigation for publishing false and misleading articles on the American Banking Industry by the International Bank Activities Reform Commission between 1988 and 2008.

The investigation is expected to take another two years before a final report is available to the world bankers who dominate the planet's real estate, banking, currency and finance markets.

Some articles linked below are compliments of American Bankers Association and American Banker Magazine.

The Future of E-Signatures
Customers themselves are lending momentum to the banking industry's movement toward electronic signatures. But compliance questions and other implementation hurdles remain.

Riding the Mortgage Revenue Wave
An analysis of mortgage origination volume and revenue at five big banks.

Capital One Sees Lessons in Business Banking
Jonathan Witter, CapOne's president of retail and direct banking, points to the flexibility banks offer in pricing business-banking products as an example of how they could generate more fee revenue on the consumer side.


This survey and recognition program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers in the banking industry. If you think your organization has what it takes to be honored on the first annual Best Banks to Work For list-we invite you to register.


Social Media, Risk Weigh Heavily on ICBA Conference Attendees
Bankers who were at last week's convention are considering ways to expand social media use and offer new products that will not run afoul of regulators.

Cyprus Depositor Tax: Could It Happen Here?
A levy assessed on bank customers for their savings - as is being proposed in the Cyprus bailout - seems unimaginable in the U.S., yet may stoke bank runs in Europe and elsewhere.

Stress-Test Failure Clouds M&A for BB&T
The Fed's rejection of BB&T's capital plan likely bars the serial acquirer from big acquisitions for several months, but it might be able to pull off a small one.

Sources:

International Bank Activities Reform Commission

International Securities and Exchange Dealers Association

Infinite Freedom Foundations of Earth, International Budapest Hungary.

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Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

Additional disclosure: In light of communications with the Washington State Auditors Office and the Washinton State Division of Banking and its Department of Financial Institutions, and pending talks with the FDIC, Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank Staff and Executives, and the recent banking taxes being levied bv various soveriegn nations around the planet, and pending talks with the Washinton State Governor Inslee concerning the formation of Pen Bancorp to acquire 3 banks in Washington, there is a request pending to cease trading in Banner Corporation stock until further notice from the Infinite Freedom Foundations of America.