Asta Funding to Report Third Quarter and Nine Months Results of Fiscal Year 2010

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Asta Funding, Inc. (Nasdaq: ASFI), a consumer receivable asset management and liquidation firm, will report its financial results for the third quarter and nine months of fiscal year 2010 ended June 30, 2010 before the market opens on Wednesday, August 4, 2010.  Asta Funding, Inc.’s senior executives will hold a conference […]

75 Percent of Top Metro Areas Post Increasing Foreclosure Activity in First Half of 2010

IRVINE, Calif. – RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its Midyear 2010 Metropolitan Foreclosure Market Report, which shows 154 of the 206 U.S. metropolitan areas with a population of 200,000 or more posted year-over-year increases in foreclosure activity even while foreclosure activity decreased in nine of the 10 metros with […]

Bank of America Announces New $100 Million Small Business Lending Program

WASHINGTON–Bank of America today announced it will provide $10 million in grants to nonprofit lenders, such as Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs), to leverage funds from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for lending to small and rural businesses. The grants, for use as loan loss reserves, may […]