Banks or The Banks may refer to:
- Bank, a financial institution
Other articles related to "banks, bank":
... The monetary authority exerts regulatory control over banks ... Monetary policy can be implemented by changing the proportion of total assets that banks must hold in reserve with the central bank ... Banks only maintain a small portion of their assets as cash available for immediate withdrawal the rest is invested in illiquid assets like mortgages and loans ...
... regards to overdraft fees is the order in which a bank posts transactions to a customer's account ... the items present for payment to the account on the same day, and the bank processes the largest transaction first, multiple overdrafts can result ... banks ...
... Although the bank has existed under its current name since 1945, it is a continuation of two previous central banks of Poland, both named simply Bank of Poland (Bank Polski) ... foreign currencies and buy off credits issued by foreign companies and banks ... prewar gold reserves were returned to Poland's new communist authorities, while the former Bank of Poland itself was closed down and finally in 1952 ...
... Overseas Chinese banks excelled in commerce, finance, and many other industries ... They created many banks originally to remit money back to China but now they cater to the people of their adopted countries ... These overseas Chinese banks contributed to a large extent to the development of the countries and communities in which they were located ...
... Banks ascended the Red River with the goal of defeating the rebel forces in Louisiana and capturing Shreveport ... the river, the main force followed the road inland toward Mansfield, where Banks knew his opponent was concentrating ... The morning of April 8 found Banks' army stretched out along a single road through the woods between Natchitoches and Mansfield ...
Famous quotes containing the word banks:
“Three million of such stones would be needed before the work was done. Three million stones of an average weight of 5,000 pounds, every stone cut precisely to fit into its destined place in the great pyramid. From the quarries they pulled the stones across the desert to the banks of the Nile. Never in the history of the world had so great a task been performed. Their faith gave them strength, and their joy gave them song.”
—William Faulkner (18971962)
“Its whether will ye be a rank robbers wife,
Or will ye die by my wee pen knife?
Its Ill not be a rank robbers wife,
But Ill rather die by your wee pen knife.
He s killed this may and he s laid her by,
For to bear the red rose company.”
—Unknown. Babylon; or, The Bonnie Banks o Fordie (l. 914)
“The effectiveness of our memory banks is determined not by the total number of facts we take in, but the number we wish to reject.”
—Jon Wynne-Tyson (b. 1924)