Archivos Mensuales: julio 2012

companies

Though the two companies split in 1999, GM is still Delphi’s largest customer. As the auto giant saw its share of cars sold decrease, so did its need for parts. GM’s declining market share was one of several things cited by company leaders as problems before filing. Here’s one that I’m sort of thrilled about […]

Central banks

Central banks have direct control only over short term rates, such as those charged to financial institutions that keep overnight deposits on central bank books. But trimming short term rates tends to ripple through the economy, causing a drop in long term rates that are governed by supply and demand. In part, that’s because long […]

AT Verizon Wireless

Last year, AT Verizon Wireless and T Mobile launched a mobile wallet called Isis (whose name is being changed to avoid confusion with the militant group). In the same year, PayPal rolled out a digital wallet. Amazon is testing Amazon Wallet now, and Apple is rumored to be introducing one as part of iPhone 6 […]