Posts Tagged Financial services

Governor appoints insurance exchange board member

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The leader of New Mexico’s largest commercial health insurer has been named to a board governing the state’s health insurance exchange.

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Mutual fund trends: Bonds still in demand

NEW YORK (AP) — Experts say bonds are less attractive than stocks. Whatever.

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Putin: US sanctions hurt bilateral ties, US firms

Russia's President Vladimir Putin arrives for an official group photo comprised of the leaders of the BRICS' nations and South American nations, during the BRICS Summit at the Itamaraty Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, July 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday lamented the latest round of U.S. sanctions against Russia, saying they will stalemate bilateral relations and hurt not only Russian but also American businesses.

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For US and Europe, divisions over Russia penalties

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Europe are seeking to maintain a united front against Russia with coordinated announcements of new economic sanctions, but divisions persist over how aggressive the West should be in punishing Moscow for its threatening moves in Ukraine.

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5 money saving tips for exchanging currency

NEW YORK (AP) — Headed overseas for summer vacation? It’s easy to get hit with extra fees and expensive exchange rates when switching currencies.

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