Amex president Ed Gilligan dies suddenly

Brooklyn-born Chelsea fan, 55, fell ill on flight from Tokyo

Small-cap Week, May 30

Eden Research, Elegant Hotels, Marimedia and Intelligent Energy featured

Ulbricht letter to judge seeking leniency

Founder of Silk Road given life in prison

Ulbricht sentenced for running $200m online black market

Week in Review

Week in Review, May 30

Court hears about Libor rigging; Chevron, John Malone and Snapchat also in the news

Snapchat $650m raising includes Alibaba

Ephemeral message app reveals size of fundraising in SEC filing

Premium Bonds limit upped to £50,000

Savings limit increased by £10,000

Greek banks: not in their hands

If Greece’s creditors do a deal with Athens, the woes of its lenders will be limited to a liquidity crisis

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Guernsey ‘death bond’ fund heading to court

Investors prepare for legal action after talks stall

Bad sign when media pay outstrips bankers’

Big awards are becoming common among communications companies, and not just as part of a deal

China reshaping global supply chains

Low cost makers look elsewhere, while Beijing seeks to establish New Silk Road

UK banks back in favour as scandals abate

Investors say lenders’ stocks are potential star performers as the economy improves

AIB picks Byrne to take on chief role

Lender chooses insider to guide group’s return to stock market

Boleat in City of London Brexit spat

EU vote, peers’ move, bankers’ oath and ‘planet Holloway’

RBS invites banks to pitch for sell-off

UK government ‘could launch share sale in fourth quarter’

Middle management is banks’ ‘blind spot’

Some risk takers are not subject to same rules as bosses

Fuld blames Washington for Lehman failure

Former chief says bank ‘was not a bankrupt company’

Sarkozy ally not guilty in Bettencourt case

Celebrity photographer sentenced to three years in prison

Proxy advisers: Dimonised

JPMorgan chief’s point about outsourcing is just plain wrong

Derivatives rules threaten home loans

Banks pull back from swaps with smaller players

Tories wrong to buy votes with housing

It is not the job of the government to fulfil people’s aspirations

RBS may need to beef up Williams & Glyn

Government to review whether new bank will boost competition in the financial sector

Banks battle rising costs in taming watchdogs

Call for lenders to rein in big post-crisis expenses

B&M plans more stores in southeast

Discount retail group lifts like-for-like UK sales 4.4%

A brave ascent from childhood abuse

For David Tait, climbing mountains spares others his pain

Manhattan tower symbolises tough times

More than a third of One World Trade Center remains empty

Sunac terminates plan to buy Kaisa

Kwok family asked to repay HK$3.2bn as China property deal abandoned

Banks face probe in Fifa scandal

Wall Street again in spotlight over money laundering allegations

Dimon hits out at ‘lazy’ shareholders

JPMorgan chief criticises moves to vote against his pay deal

Generali: generally getting there

Greco turns attention to operational fine-tuning, and payback for shareholders

Cinven to buy Labco in €1.2bn deal

Move comes shortly after French medical group abandoned float plans

Vanguard’s commanding position

Index fund pioneer’s fees drive down costs but is its success just cyclical?

Wall St banks top London bonus league

European lenders increasingly cede market share to US competitors

Generali braced for insurance revolution

Italian group to invest €1.25bn to transform business

Rob Terry regains control of Quindell unit

Entrepreneur funds purchase of 49% stake in video services group

Bund futures highlight trading challenge

Bond traders worry about depth of liquidity

PPI costs could rise on fresh clampdown

FCA considers ‘additional rules’ following court ruling

Telford lauds election fillip for housing

Housebuilder exudes confidence as profits rise by a third

Queen’s Speech proposes planning changes

Government seeks to fulfil election promise to boost home ownership

Libor rigging said to have begun in 2006

Jury shown emails about moving interbank lending rate


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