PhillyDeals Archive: April, 2010

Summers: Don't blame bank law for Wall St blow-up

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Some bank critics want a return to the Glass-Steagall Act, the Depression-era law that forced banks to choose between commercial banking, or... Read more

Cigna and a few of its critics

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Cigna Corp. held its annual meeting at the Art Museum on Wednesday. I asked if I could stop by - they're usually brief - but David Cordani... Read more

Does public transit bring down the neighborhood?

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Wilmington plans to knock down a parking garage to make way for a bus terminal that would move buses and passengers off its downtown Rodney... Read more

TD fires 60 financial advisers, will focus on rich

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TD Bank, of Cherry Hill and Boston, has laid off financial advisors employed by its predecessors, the former Commerce Bank and BankNorth, after... Read more

UPDATE: Break up Citi, JPMorgan, BofA, senators say

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Friday update: Safe to say this caught the banks off guard. Spokespeople for all three of the companies named here declined to comment. One... Read more

Bank law now "too big to fail"

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Last night's capitulation by Senate Republicans to the Democratic bank-reform bill, after "huge concessions," has confirmed the plan... Read more

Inquirer sale a vote of confidence

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It's not just that Ron Perelman and a posse of hard-headed Philadelphia businessmen were willing to pump an eighth of a billion dollars into... Read more

Should PA toll more roads to fix bridges, buses?

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As The Inquirer's Paul Nussbaum wrote today, Gov. Rendell is calling a special session of the General Assembly to cook up ways to pay for half... Read more