PhillyDeals Archive: June, 2012

Big banks: Dimon purge hurt JPM; Wells Fargo, mortgage monster

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Two strong stories from Bloomberg LP today: - JPMorgan chief Jamie Dimon cut off his own right hand - forcing out his veteran investment banking... Read more

Philadelphia: Whiter at the core

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Northern Liberties and adjoining blocks -- the 19123 Zip code, between the Delaware River and North Broad Street, Vine to Girard -- are among... Read more

600 new homes proposed for Philly waterfront

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(Note correction on Point 2) Philadelphia City Planning Commission will meet Tuesday June 12, 1 pm, upstairs at 1515 Arch St. Agenda here... Read more

Fracking supplier faces criminal probe in dam bust

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Wisconsin's Department of Natural Resources has referred a unit of developer Michael O'Neill's Radnor-based Preferred Sands "to the Department... Read more

US: $millions to urge poor Philly eaters to buy veggies

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This bemused and confusing Washington Post story questions whether millions in US stimulus funds spent trying to convince poor Philadelphians... Read more

Unkovic to US, Corbett: Stop PA 'corruption,' 'unchecked greed'

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"Hundreds" of U.S. municipalities "are suffering the financial ravages caused by the unchecked greed of major financial institutions and their... Read more

How Vernon Hill raised another $200M for Metro Bank (UK)

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Metro Bank has raised another $200 million, doubling its 2010 capitalization, says founder Vernon Hill, late of the former Commerce Bancorp... Read more

Phila firm doubles Marcellus mining investment

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Philadelphia-based VantaCore Partners LP says it has bought Laurel Aggregates LLC, a Pittsburgh-area limestone quarry serving Marcellus Shale... Read more