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FDIC suit says 16 big banks rigged key rate

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has sued 16 big banks that set a key global interest rate, accusing them of fraud and conspiring to keep the rate low to enrich themselves.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-14/fdic-suit-says-16-big-bank
Jobs report to help show whether US economy is for real

...the holiday shopping season."The momentum looks strong," said Chris Rupkey, the chief economist at the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi.Encouraging as the latest figures are, hopes for a robust finish to 2013 hinge on strong hiring. And that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-05/jobs-report-help-show-whet
Fed considers tightening credit

...this year.The minutes don't identify what the individual Fed policymakers said.Economist Chris Rupkey at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ said the Fed could start boosting interest rates near the end of this year. Fed policymakers "are back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-05-18/fed-considers-tightening-c
Economy is looking up as year ends

...months should be the best."Things are looking up," says Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ.When The Associated Press surveyed 43 economists in August, they pegged the likelihood of another recession...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-12-21/economy-looking-year-ends
Report eases worries of slide

...At the moment, we can rule out a double-dip for the economy," Chris Rupkey, the chief economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, said Thursday. "Things look better than they have in several weeks, and there is no danger of a new downturn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-09-09/report-eases-worries-slide
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Economy adds jobs at fastest pace in 3 years

...encouraged and starting to look for work."This recovery is for real," said Chris Rupkey, the economist at the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi.The economy added 162,000 jobs for the month. About a third of the gains came from the census, with much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-04-02/economy-adds-jobs-fastest-
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American, partners boost JAL support offer

...media reports. Transport minister Seiji Maehara met Tuesday with JAL's major creditor banks, including the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp., and said they intend to cooperate with the rehabilitation plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/13/bus_562926.shtml
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Scandal-plagued Mitsubishi Motors carries out pay cuts

TOKYO -- Shaken by a cover-up scandal and a spate of recalls, Mitsubishi Motors Corp. on Wednesday said it will slash paychecks and reduce other costs to make up for an expected plunge in car sales.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/17/bus_419164.shtml
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Retailers aim to limit discounting this holiday season

...by warm weather that has made winter apparel less appealing, according to Michael Niemira, vice president of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Ltd. In fact, stores worried about the sales pace are entering the season with inventories that average 7 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/29/bus_396328.shtml
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Retailers aim to limit discounting this holiday season

...by warm weather that has made winter apparel less appealing, according to Michael Niemira, vice president of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Ltd. In fact, stores worried about the sales pace are entering the season with inventories that average 7 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/28/bus_396062.shtml
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