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April 2009

Amazon developing a larger screen Kindle?

Amazon.com is developing a new version of its Kindle e-book reader with a larger screen, according to a report on the Web site of The Wall Street Journal on Friday. The new device may come out in time for the 2009 holiday shopping season, according to ...

February 2009

Citigroup Inc. reaches aid deal with US government to increase stake.

Another day, another bailout! I feel like I’ve seen this movie before. I suppose until ownership goes over 50% they can claim it is still private but it’s the thin end of the wedge and nationalization is inevitable. Presumably this also dil...

January 2009

Say goodbye to the Citi's Financial Supermarket !

“TOO big to fail, too shit to buy” Ichabod, Ichabod, how thy glory is departed! A Citi House built on sand; it fell after the rain, what a great fall. How true! How many more such fall to come? The model of a one-stop financial filling station base...

October 2008

Finally Wells Fargo wins bidding war for Wachovia Beats Citi!

Apparently after getting a closer look at Wachovia’s books, CitiGroup has decided that they don’t really want Wachovia after all. Citi has it’s own trouble, never unstood why they wanted more of it. Wells can afford to take a hit, but...

Corporate fight: A complete review on Wachovia Corp- Citi, Charlotte bank, Wells Fargo and Vikram Pandit!

Citi and Wells Fargo both were anxiously negotiating to buy Wachovia. So, fast forward … Citi came to the table and strongarmed, with the Fed’s & Treasury Department’s, along with FDIC, too, Wachovia to “sign this agreement...

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