Are Americans 'winging' their retirement plans?
When it comes to retirement savings, many Americans seem to be "winging it" -- or heading for retirement without a realistic plan of how to fund it.Or so suggests a recent survey by the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies.
Edison Says Net Loss Narrows; Confirms 2012 Ebitda Target
Edison SpA (EDN.MI), a leading Italian energy company in which Electricite de France SA (EDF.FR) is the majority shareholder, Monday said its first-half net loss narrowed thanks to the positive performance in the exploration and production operations, although margins remain weak for natural gas
Shareholders Approve BZ WBK's Takeover of Kredyt Bank
Shareholders approved Bank Zachodni WBK SA's (BZW.WA) takeover of smaller rival Kredyt Bank SA (KRB.WA) that will create Poland's third-largest bank by assets, to be controlled by Spain's Banco Santander SA (SAN.MC), BZ WBK and Kredyt Bank said Monday.
EARNINGS FORECAST TABLE: Societe Generale 2Q 2012
The following is a summary of analysts' forecasts for Societe Generale SA (GLE.FR) second-quarter results, based on a poll of five analysts conducted by Dow Jones Newswires (figures in million euros and target price in euro, according to IFRS).
Franklin Resources 3Q Net Down 9.5% on Lower Fees, AUM
Franklin Resources Inc.'s (BEN) fiscal third-quarter earnings slipped 9.5% as the mutual-fund company saw declining revenue from its investment management and sales and distribution segments, along with a smaller pool of assets under management.