Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

| April 23, 2018

Scroll to top

Top

LA Times Archives - Page 904 of 1143 -

Chase Bank set to be first in L.A. with sign on residential building

September 28, 2013 |

In an advertising deal, Chase Bank will put its name atop a luxury condominium tower in downtown L.A. near the 110 Freeway. But not all owners living there are in favor of it.

With the city of Los Angeles cracking down on many forms of outdoor advertising, Chase Bank has found a creative way to promote its brand — at the top of a downtown condominium tower.

    




L.A. Times – Business

Subarus, Cadillacs and Volvos top new crash avoidance test

September 28, 2013 |

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety conducts first crash test of cars with systems for preventing rear-end collisions.

Subarus, Cadillacs and Volvos earned top marks in a first-of-its-kind crash test of models equipped with systems to help drivers avoid rear-end collisions.

    




L.A. Times – Business

FHA to get $1.7 billion in its first taxpayer-funded bailout

September 28, 2013 |

The Federal Housing Administration needs the bailout money to stabilize its long-term finances and cover potential losses on mortgages it insured from 2007-09.

WASHINGTON — The Federal Housing Administration dramatically expanded its role after the subprime market collapsed, but at the expense of its own finances. Now, the government agency will get a first-ever bailout of $ 1.7 billion.

    




L.A. Times – Business

Stock market closes lower as shutdown looms

September 27, 2013 |

The budget fight may be happening in Washington, but it’s investors on Wall Street who keep getting smacked.

    




L.A. Times – Business

BlackBerry posts loss, steep revenue drop

September 27, 2013 |

BlackBerry said Friday that it is committed to completing a series of major changes quickly after posting a nearly billion-dollar loss and a 45% drop in revenue for the second quarter.

    




L.A. Times – Business

Subarus, Cadillacs and Volvos top new crash avoidance test

September 27, 2013 |

Subarus, Cadillacs and Volvos earned top marks in a first-of-its-kind crash test of models equipped with systems to help drivers avoid rear-end crashes.

    




L.A. Times – Business

Subarus, Cadillacs and Volvos top new crash avoidance test

September 27, 2013 |

Subarus, Cadillacs and Volvos earned top marks in a first-of-its-kind crash test of models equipped with systems to help drivers avoid rear-end crashes.

    




L.A. Times – Business

Mortgage rates fall to 9-week low

September 27, 2013 |

The decline follows the Fed’s decision to leave its bond-buying program intact.

Home buyers fearing a rapid rise in interest rates got a reprieve this week as rates dipped sharply, hitting their lowest level in two months.

    




L.A. Times – Business

Glitch delays online tools for U.S. health insurance marketplaces

September 27, 2013 |

Small businesses in some states will have to use paper forms until November, and Spanish speakers in some states will have to use an English-language enrollment system until Oct. 21.

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration, facing glitches in necessary computer systems, is delaying two online tools supposed to go live Tuesday for enrolling Americans in insurance under the president’s health law.

    




L.A. Times – Business

Currency manipulation at issue in Pacific free-trade talks

September 27, 2013 |

Senators press the Obama administration to address foreign currency manipulation in talks with Japan and 10 other nations in the so-called Trans-Pacific Partnership.

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is racing to finish negotiations on a Pacific free-trade pact by year’s end, but it’s running up against a potentially major obstacle at home.

    




L.A. Times – Business