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CIO Vantage Point
October 28, 2013 Posted by
We are now in our fifth year of experimentation with quantitative easing where the Fed pumps funds into the economy. This was intended to drive markets up (which it has) translating into a stronger economy (which it hasn't).
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FX Daily
October 28, 2013 Posted by
There were very little news today and markets are mostly quiet ahead of the FOMC meeting later this week. In Asia, the yen weakened on comments that the Bank of Japan will continue its easing monetary program until it reached its inflation target.
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SVB in the community; U.S.
October 26, 2013 Posted by
With 35 gallons of forest green paint, 150 paint brushes, 75 rollers and nearly 200 of my new colleagues and their family members, Silicon Valley Bank gave Willow Oaks Elementary School in Menlo Park some needed TLC.
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SVB in the community; U.S.
October 25, 2013 Posted by
The Hudson River Park relies on financial and volunteer support from the public to keep this public, green oasis operating year round. So, 21 SVB volunteers joined NYC Cares on a sunny day in October to help rejuvenate a deserving outdoor space along the city’s riverfront as part of our 30 Years | 30 Causes campaign.
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CIO Vantage Point
October 25, 2013 Posted by

Delayed employment, proposed crowdfunding, and ignored whistle-blowers.

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FX Daily
October 25, 2013 Posted by
Stocks climbed early on the backs of good earnings from Microsoft and Amazon. The durable goods data was mixed with the top-line number above expectations. Excluding transportation and aircrafts, however, orders fell 1.1% for September.
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SVB in the community
October 24, 2013 Posted by
On our designated volunteer day, 14 SVB employees volunteered to improve the overall appearance of the home and the living experience for the residents...
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SVB in the community; Asia
October 24, 2013 Posted by
Fifteen volunteers from SVB in Beijing and Shanghai set out to offer our support, energy and friendship to students at Sunshine Home in Da Pu Qiao. The organization provides a supportive space and a daily destination for adults with developmental and learning disabilities.
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