Capital One 0.75 Financial

Kevin Depew of MV notes that Capital One Financial was closing their GreenPoint Mortgage division and laying off 1,900.

With tongue firmly in cheek, Kevin also notes that Capital One Financial is being renamed Capital 0.75 Financial.


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