Jenkins upbeat on Barclays’ progress

Lender beats analysts’ expectations, but many challenges remain

World’s biggest banks still €300bn short

Regulator reveals shortfall of safe assets to comply with new rules

In defence of BoE cosy fireside chats

The Bank of England cannot manage markets while standing aloof

Citigroup: Getting ready for primetime

Bank is girding itself for stress test results

Retreat from investment banking gathers pace

RBS to slash jobs and Barclays chief impatient for turnround

Partnership turns to majority shareholder

Profits dented by overhaul of annuity market

Barclays: flapping eagle

The bank is working hard to restructure, but progress is slow

Tullett to use windfall for acquisitions

Funds from legal settlement to be used on new ventures

Moneysupermarket shares fall 9 per cent

Shares fall on worries that it may have to pay compensation

Financial sector weakened by bank crisis

Scandals also drive a wedge between the City and fiscal mandarins

Dubai property price slide deepens

Emirate’s residential market hit as foreign interest wanes

Taylor Wimpey to double investor payout

Housebuilder buoyed by improving economy and mortgage access

Dubai to build major post-crash project

Vote of confidence in financial centre despite competition from Abu Dhabi

Jenkins’s L’Oréal moment

Board is paying out in advance for chief’s clean-up efforts

Fed urged to clarify bank capital rules

Systemic Risk Council chair Bair says openness is needed to win support

Grosvenor House Hotel on the market

Mayfair landmark to be sold with owner in administration

BoE knocked over forex inquiry

Treasury committee member commissions critical legal opinion

Mirror is tied to a big pension scheme

Obligations to retired hacks will stretch way into this century

Austrian precedent for bank bondholders

The result should be a higher cost of capital for banks

Deutsche Bank’s Fitschen to stand trial

Executives face fraud charges over testimony given in civil case

Small businesses gear up for RBS action

Companies claim bank pushed them to brink of collapse

Austrian bank regime spooks investors

Vienna is first in EU to apply resolution

Public outrage could spur HSBC’s break-up

UK and Swiss banks under greater pressure than eurozone rivals

Gordon Dyal to retire from Goldman Sachs

Dealmaker leaving after Goldman reshuffles M&A team line-up

Corporates holding out against tax revolution

Smaller companies, which innovate and create jobs, carry an unfair share of the burden

Santander names North American head

Scott Powell lured from National Flood Services to repair ties with US regulators

Lloyd’s insurers fail to allay fears

Groups face ‘challenging’ times, say analysts

Demand grows for eurozone equity exposure

$19.3bn pours into European ETFs this year

Liberum chief Stilwell to leave bank

Executive chairman Le Prevost to take over as CEO

UK bank bosses more bullish on bonuses

Only RBS chief Ross McEwan has declined award for 2014

Deutsche reviews €3bn Hua Xia stake

Basel III capital rules make such investments less attractive

Activist investors carried by bull run

Why a bear market will hit activists again, as it did in 2008

February UK house prices fall 0.1%

Index highlights slowdown in property market

Development Securities lands TfL housing deal

More than 300 new homes to be built at Southwark tube station

Cameron pledges 200,000 starter homes

Building sector sceptical about offer to young first-time buyers

Alexander calls for extra £1bn bank levy

Lib Dem wants Budget move to help cut deficit in ‘fair’ manner

The Big Read: Bankers kept out of the bull run

John Authers explains some of the scepticism around the equities rally

Stock markets: where have the good times gone?

Equities are rallying to record highs, but bankers on Wall Street and in London are finding few reasons to celebrate

RSA cautions on pension liabilities

Hester tells analysts pension schemes could swallow up proceeds from further asset sales

Wood Mackenzie seeks £2bn listing

Energy consultancy valuation adds to pressure on bidders


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