PNC

Overview: PNC (Pittsburgh National Corporation) traces its history back to 1852, and is the result of a number of mergers over many decades. A recent major acquisition for PNC has been National City Corporation of Cleveland. Additionally, PNC has agreed to pay $3.45 billion, reflecting a discount of $112 million, to acquire RBC Bank. The …

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Northern Trust

Overview: Northern Trust is a leader in custodial services, asset management and wealth management (including family office type services), headquartered in Chicago. Northern Trust has these principal lines of business: Investment management Asset and fund administration Fiduciary and banking services Wealth management Job Openings: See this list of current job openings. Size: Northern Trust reports …

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JPMorgan Chase

Overview: JPMorgan Chase is a major integrated financial services firm. Its lines of business include: Retail Banking Commercial Banking Financial Advisory Services Investment Management Investment Banking Securities Trading The retail and commercial banking side of today’s JPMorgan Chase is the result of a series of mergers from 1991 onwards, combining these leading banks: Chase Manhattan …

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Hudson City Savings Bank

Hudson City Savings Bank Overview: Hudson City Savings Bank is headquartered in Paramus, NJ and has branches mainly in New Jersey, but also in nearby areas of New York and Connecticut. In 2005, Hudson City Savings Bank completed its conversion from a mutual savings bank to a stockholder-owned institution. Hudson City Savings Bank focuses entirely …

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HSBC

Overview: HSBC (formerly the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation) is a leading international banking and securities firm whose home office is in London. Its U.S. headquarters are in New York, and its Canadian HQ is in Vancouver. The main U.S. lines of business for HSBC are: Personal financial services (banking and investments) Commercial banking …

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Credit Suisse

Overview: Credit Suisse is a major international banking firm headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. Much of its investment banking operations are the legacy of a business combination with First Boston. Its major lines of business in the U.S. include: Private Banking Private Advisors (Offshore Investing) Mutual Funds and Asset Management Private Equity Investment Banking Job Openings: …

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Citigroup

Overview: After being severely battered in the financial crisis of 2007-08, Citigroup has gone from a major integrated financial services firm to one concentrating on these lines of business: Retail Banking Commercial Banking Global Transaction Services In 2009-10, Citigroup spun off or sold divisions in these functional areas, thereby raising capital to stabilize its core …

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BB&T;

Overview: BB&T; (Branch Banking and Trust Company) is named after Alpheus Branch, who founded the bank in 1872. BB&T; is headquartered in Winston-Salem, NC and its main lines of business include: Retail Banking Commercial Banking Insurance Trust Wealth Management Job Openings: See this list of current job openings. Size: BB&T; operates in 11 states, primarily …

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Barclays

Overview: Barclays is a UK-based bank with over 300 years of history. Its principal lines of business are: Commercial and Retail Banking Investment Management Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) Investment Banking On September 22, 2008, Barclays enhanced its presence in North America through a bargain-priced acquisition of key lines of business from bankrupt Lehman Brothers. Job …

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Bank of New York

Overview: In 2007, The Bank of New York merged with Mellon Financial Corporation, creating Bank of New York Mellon. Headquartered in New York, the company also has major operations in Pittsburgh, PA. It is a leading asset management, wealth management and securities services company whose principal asset management subsidiaries include: Alcentra The Boston Company The …

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