Morgan Stanley chief lands $22.5m package

James Gorman gets 25% pay rise for 2014

Lynn Tilton launches SEC legal challenge

Debt investor says regulator should not use in-house judges

Italian deals point to reformist zeal

A shift in industrial policy viewed as a welcome break from the past

GoDaddy prices IPO at $20 a share

Lossmaking web domain group to use proceeds to pay back debt

Japan Post boosts dividend before float

Insurance-to-banking group plans acquisitions to drive growth

Peer-to-peer forex platforms come of age

Currency exchanges undercut banks using crowdsource model

Investors pour into fixed income funds

Why strong equities are an incentive to keep buying bonds

Rob Terry of Quindell

Quindell founder builds stake in broker

News comes day after Quindell sells professional services unit

Investors should question Pru pay

Incentives that routinely and reliably pay out fail to do their job

UK brokers cautious ahead of election

Secondary commissions continue to come under pressure

The door to China’s riches remains locked

Eager investors kept waiting in the courtyard of key sectors

Euro leveraged loans take on US flavour

Covenant-lite loans are booming in Europe for the first time

DPI closes Africa fund at $725m

Decade of high growth and record of returns attracts investors

China to launch deposit insurance in May

Doubts remain that government would allow bank failure

Business pioneers in finance

History shows there is nothing like a crisis to focus financiers’ minds

China bank chairman extols pay cut

Salary measures at state companies highlight tension between market reforms and populist pressure

Silk road investigators charged with wire fraud

Stolen bitcoins traced to US agents

Two US agents charged over Silk Road

Pair allegedly stole thousands of dollars in digital currencies

Merger season looms for Italy’s popolari

Deals are in the pipeline as economy moves to growth

Dealmakers have fastest start since 2007

Heinz-Kraft leads trend for large US-based acquisitions


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