JPMorgan Chase & Co. will cut 3,000 more jobs than previously estimated in its consumer and community banking arm. The New York-based bank employs nearly 251,000 employees globally. The company will cut 7,000 jobs in its mortgage banking arm and 4,000 across the rest of its consumer and community banking arm, including merchant services, credit cards and auto units by the end of 2014.

While the U.S. economy has posted several months of consecutive jobs growth, employment in the mortgage industry has fallen nearly 4% year-over-year. The industry saw the number of jobs shed more than.

Citigroup is drawing up plans to eliminate about 3,000. 1,000 jobs, or roughly 3 percent of its work force. The bank also could cut up to $1.45 billion in costs, or 5 percent of its expenses, as.

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Bank of America cutting thousands of mortgage jobs. Bank of America plans to cut another 3,000 jobs. The bulk of those will be in its unit that handles troubled mortgages, such as foreclosures.

(Bloomberg) — Pockets of job growth are offsetting some of the dramatic cuts at the world’s largest lenders. Bank of America Corp., Wells Fargo. Barclays Plc said it eliminated 3,000 jobs in the.

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NEW YORK " Bank of America says it’s cutting about 3,000 jobs overseas as part of ongoing reviews of its global operations. The jobs are located in Costa Rica, the Philippines and Mexico.

NEW YORK -(MarketWatch)- Bank of America Corp. (BAC) is eliminating 1,500 jobs in its mortgage origination business and shifting another 350 jobs from. MarketWatch site logo Latest

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MBA: Mortgage applications decline further as refinances slide Mortgage application activity was virtually flat from one week earlier, down just 0.1%, although there was a huge gain in Federal Housing Administration refinance volume, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Bank of America, Other Lenders Cut Thousands of Jobs as Refinancing Slows and Bad Loans Shrink. The layoffs follow similar moves at Wells Fargo WFC 0.29% & Co., which cut about 6,200 jobs in its mortgage unit, and Citigroup Inc., C 1.23% which has trimmed about 1,100 jobs.

Support for the cut,” Bank of America Merrill Lynch said in a note Friday. “The recent data and revisions showed growth momentum to be.

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