Essays Tagged: "Bank of America"

How Parmalat Went Sour

risis?Parmalat defaulted on a $185 million bond payment in mid-November. That prompted auditors and banks to scrutinize company accounts. Some 38% of Parmalat's assets were supposedly held in a $4.9 b ... lion Bank of America (BAC ) account of a Parmalat subsidiary in the Cayman Islands. But on Dec. 19, Bank of America reported that no such account existed. In the ensuing investigation, Italian prosecu ...

(5 pages) 136 1 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Economic Analysis of Bank of America

Bank of America is a bank holding company that provides a full range of banking and financial servic ... ecent merger with FleetBoston Financial Corporation, as well as selected international markets. The banks operations are divided into the following main business segments: consumer and commercial bank ... siness segments: consumer and commercial banking, asset management, global corporate and investment banking and equity investments. Standard and Poor's describes the segments as follows:Consumer and c ...

(6 pages) 257 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Perfect Alibi ~ A Short Story

Although it was not evident to anyone watching, former Bank of America President Alex Pierce was furious. He had just been fired after 30 years of dedicate ... esident Alex Pierce was furious. He had just been fired after 30 years of dedicated services to the bank. He knew the building better than anyone and could navigate his way anywhere in it while blindf ... oll through the park, he plotted his revenge. It had to be something big. Something that would ruin Bank of America. He thought hard for a long time but nothing came to him. The only thing that would ...

(4 pages) 43 1 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Outsourcing How Does It Affect you?

of America have outsourced thousands of jobs. When considering expanding or saving the company from bankrupt these companies look at the costs of labor, manufacturing and overhead then compare the cos ... ey and to cut expenses. Some of the companies who have outsourced include Sprint, General Electric, Bank of America, American Express, IBM and Citigroup. 3"Bank of America for example cut nearly 5,000 ...

(6 pages) 89 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Themes in a House of sand and fog.

e; he gets the house for $45,000, paying in full, first with a $10,000 certified check drawn on the Bank of America and then with cash. Although he moves his family into the house immediately, he plan ... doorstep in the dead of night, especially since Behrani hadn't broken any rules. He had the $10,000 Bank of America check with him when he arrived at the auction; he then paid off the balance of the a ...

(5 pages) 13 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Investor Profile

Investor Profile PaperPepsiCo restated Citibank as an agent for its lenders. The amount available under the Credit Facility was increased from ... Global Markets Inc. and HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., as joint lead arrangers and book managers; Citibank, N.A., as agent; HSBC Bank USA, N.A., as syndication agent; Bank of America, N.A., Deutsche Ban ... .A., as syndication agent; Bank of America, N.A., Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc. and JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, as co-documentation agents; and the other lenders from time to time part ...

(2 pages) 52 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Uses of It in Business

h no gaps data. Since the computer is used the data analysis can start immediately (Sawtooth).•Bank checks - Check readers quickly read check information and can verify the information with guara ... can verify the information with guarantee of check conversions services to reduce risk from fraud (Bank of America).•Retail tags - "Bar code readers are a simple and inexpensive method of encodi ...

(3 pages) 1339 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Investor Profile Paper

dentifies and examines two of the key lenders that Coca-Cola utilizes and identifies the investment bank that they use to issue their stock and addresses the role these intermediaries play for Coca-Co ... listed for the proposed distribution of Coca Cola and two of them were JP Morgan Chase and Co. and Bank of America Securities LLC. The proposed agreement gave Coca Cola the right to sell Securities d ...

(3 pages) 376 0 1.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Business Law - Contract Dispute and Negotiation

the nation's largest student loan lenders, agreed in April to sell to J.C. Flowers, J.P Morgan, and Bank of America for the sum of $25 billion. However soon following, speculation about looming studen ... fact that Sallie Mae had other suitors prior to the arrangement with J.C. Flowers, J.P. Morgan, and Bank of America, it would be reasonable to expect the group to revamp the initial offer, however not ...

(4 pages) 46 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Implementation Plan Generic Benchmarking

Colgate-Palmolive (Colgate), AOL Time Warner (AOL) and Bank of America's (BOA) are the three prominent corporations that have been benchmarked for their st ...

(5 pages) 69 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Ethical Perspectives

clude with a brief discussion on issues one is likely to encounter dealing with ethical dilemmas at Bank of America.The four ethical perspectives include character/virtue, obligation/deontology, resul ... nts the possibility of moral judgments that do not accept such limits (Wikipedia 2008).Working in a banking environment, I believe having the ethical perspective of character is very important. Natura ...

(5 pages) 144 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Forces and Trends Paper

ual Inc. cited similar concerns when it eliminated verification services in 2002, a few years after Bank of America Corporation dropped them. The former Bank One Corporation allows merchants to verify ... he former Bank One Corporation allows merchants to verify check amounts written on their customer's bank accounts, but J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., which acquired Bank One, does not allow that.Fraud - ...

(4 pages) 53 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Riordan Benchmarking

nies benchmarked are Consolidated Container Company, Roanoke Trade International Insurance Brokers, Bank of America, Wachovia, General Motors, Hewlett Packard, Sprint and AT&T.Company SynopsisCons ... is that the new owners will revamp many of the programs; making the company a better place to work.Bank of AmericaBank of America is a popular bank that has locations all over the world. This company ...

(19 pages) 92 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Analysis of State Street HBS Case

iving the firm a significant role in the financial system. In contrast to commercial and investment banks, State Street acts more as a custodian bank, or global custodian, by safeguarding institution' ... Condition between 2008 and 2009. Much of this can be attributed to the declines in interest bearing bank deposits, other assets, and deposits.How State Street manages the generic risksState Street is ...

(11 pages) 32 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bank of America

Organizing Paper � PAGE �1� Bank of AmericaBank of America is one of the biggest companies with a lot of employees. Bank of Amer ... biggest companies with a lot of employees. Bank of America was founded in 1874 known as the Nations Bank till its acquisition of a San Francisco-based Bank of America in which it assumed its current n ... f the leading financial companies in the world. When dealing with assets, it is the second largest. Bank of America has a profit of 31.61%. The factors that hurt the bank would be due to customers clo ...

(4 pages) 41 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Defining Total Quality Management

anufacturing arena, but also compete with all of the other auto financing organizations out there - Bank of America, Chase, Wells Fargo, etc. The broader competitive base makes it more challenging for ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Environmental Analysis

for the firm within their operating environment.�Environmental AnalysisRemote EnvironmentThe banking industry plays a crucial role in today's economy, wealth is not created solely by banks such ... economy, wealth is not created solely by banks such as Bank of America, but by the strength of the banking industry as a whole which is linked to the health of the economy. The purpose of this paper ...

(5 pages) 170 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Case Study: Mergers Don’t Always Lead to Culture Clashes

se study giving adequate feedback about the questions being asked.In what ways were the cultures of Bank of America and MBNA incompatible?The cultures of Bank of America and MBNA were incompatible bec ... rom the private golf course at its headquarters, to its fleet of corporate jets and private yachts. Bank of America, in contrast, grew by thrift. It was a low cost, no-nonsense operation.Unlike MBNA, ...

(3 pages) 21 0 0.0 Sep/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Case Study: Mergers Don’t Always Lead to Culture Clashes

se study giving adequate feedback about the questions being asked.In what ways were the cultures of Bank of America and MBNA incompatible?The cultures of Bank of America and MBNA were incompatible bec ... rom the private golf course at its headquarters, to its fleet of corporate jets and private yachts. Bank of America, in contrast, grew by thrift. It was a low cost, no-nonsense operation.Unlike MBNA, ...

(3 pages) 35 0 0.0 Sep/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Apples' Revolution

of the forgotten founders of Apple, because he was 41 years old but was afraid that Apple would go bankrupt so he sold his shares for $800. Before Ronald Wayne sold his share in Apple, Apple presente ... a huge financial risk into Apple, he put $92,000 into Apple, which secured a $250,000 credit at the Bank of America (Linzmayer, 1999). Markkula retired January 1997, his 20th anniversary, and while so ...

(9 pages) 80 1 0.0 Jan/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing