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Yellen says bank regulators making progress in reforms

...stability of the entire system.Yellen's comments came in a joint appearance with International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde at a conference sponsored by the Institute for New Economic Thinking.Lagarde told the group that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-06/yellen-says-bank-regulator
Nasdaq trades above dot-com record as US stocks advance; GM falls on weak earnings

...If you're an export-heavy company, your results have suffered from a strong dollar," said Randy Frederick, managing director of trading and derivatives for Charles Schwab.Benchmark U.S. crude oil rose $1.58, or 2.8 percent, to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/nasdaq-trades-above-dot-co
Playoff leads to college football bowl payouts surpassing $500 million

...Playoff to the NCAA and the schools supplied expense reports for participation, said Damani Leech, the NCAA's managing director, championships and alliances.Total payouts from 35 postseason games from the 2013-14 season were $309.9 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-14/playoff-leads-college-foo
Brokers' conflicts can cost investors

...Sure. There's always a way to get better advice and disclosure, and we support that," says Kevin Carroll, a managing director at the group. "But are customers in brokerage accounts being systematically harmed? The answer is no."The problem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-03/brokers-conflicts-can-cost
Awesome! 'Lego Dimensions' combining bricks and franchises

...Dimensions culled from other well-known brands."I think The Lego Movie helped open the door," said TT Games managing director Jon Burton, who served as a producer on the film. "We've found that everyone from the intellectual properties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-11/awesome-lego-dimensions-combining-b
Lufthansa CEO faces scrutiny over how plane's co-pilot got job and damage to reputation

...anything other than completely cooperative with the authorities and that's a good start," said Andrew Charlton, managing director of strategic consulting and government affairs firm Aviation Advocacy in Nyon, Switzerland.Spohr, he added...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-05/lufthansa-ceo-faces-scruti
China holiday makes business, cultural waves around world

...volumes "drop off considerably" about three working days before the start of the holiday, said Andrew Sullivan, managing director at Haitong Securities in Hong Kong. This year, Friday was "the last day that you can sell in Hong Kong and get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-18/china-holiday-makes-busine
On The Move

...Senior Vice PresidentEmployer: J. Smith Lanier & Co.Work expe r ience: He was previously Vice President/Managing Director. He has been in the insurance industry for over 30 years. MARK WALLSJob title: Senior Project DesignerEmployer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-13/move
Financially crippled Scottish club receives help from English Premier League team

...allowed Ashley to hire his own men on the Scot tish board. Derek Llambias, who worked under Ashley at Newcastle as managing director, was recently appointed as Rangers' chief executive. Another Ashley ally, Barry Leach, is on the Rangers board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-05/financially-crippled-scottish-clu
Chip Ganassi deflects spotlight to the people behind his powerhouse race teams

...about me," Ganassi said. "It starts with Felix, my partner, and it starts with this guy on my left here, (managing director) Mike Hull."You know, I don't put the teams together. I don't change the tires. I don't build the engines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-28/chip-ganassi-deflects-spot