General Electric


What Connecticut loses if GE moves its headquarters

Nov 10, 2015
Locals point to GE's role in business relationships, housing and community involvement.
Posted In: General Electric, Connecticut, local economy
General Electric is continuing to loosen itself from its commercial lending business.

GE sells off part of its financial division

Oct 14, 2015
Wells Fargo will purchase loans and leases worth $32 billion.
Posted In: General Electric, Wells Fargo, financial

A low-energy solution for drying clothes faster

Jul 29, 2015
Scientists and industry are using sonic vibes to improve the humble appliance.
Posted In: cutting energy, General Electric, appliances

Iran wants new U.S. planes

Jul 17, 2015
Do American companies want to enter the Iranian airplane market?
Posted In: General Electric, U.S., Iran
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Weekly Wrap: General Electric and stock market highs

Apr 10, 2015
A discussion of highlights from the week's news.
Posted In: General Electric, stock market, Banks

GE to sell most of its lending business

Apr 10, 2015
The company is returning to its manufacturing roots.
Posted In: General Electric, manufacturing, finance

Electrolux gets a deal, GE Appliance finds a home

Sep 8, 2014
The purchase benefits both Electrolux in the U.S. and GE's appliance division.
Posted In: General Electric

The phrase that defined the financial crisis

Sep 12, 2013
'Too big to fail' became the signature line of the financial crisis. Five years after the crash, many big financial firms are only bigger. But one has decided it's time to shrink.
Posted In: too big to fail, General Electric, financial crisis, Lehman Brothers, AIG

GE swears off credit cards

Aug 30, 2013
General Electric is making plans to sell off its retail lending business, including store credit cards.
Posted In: General Electric, GE, Credit card

GE to spin off credit card business

Aug 30, 2013
General Electric plans to spin off its highly profitable credit card business, which made the company $2.2 billion last year.
Posted In: General Electric, Credit card