Bank Bonuses

The issue of bankers’ bonuses continues to be a political hot potato as bank chiefs defy political and public pressure to curb pay-outs as public sector cuts begin to bite

ECB to launch probe into bankers’ bonuses

Remuneration ‘should be consistent with . . . sound capital base’


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Criticism of banker pay ahead of election

Spotlight to fall on bonus share award to Lloyds boss

Banking bonuses set to disappoint

Traders and dealmakers fight over smaller payout pool

Moody’s urges slower bank bonus payouts

Rating agency says post-crisis pay still encourages risk-taking

Morgan Stanley to pay out bonuses faster

Change to post-crisis deferral policy to generate $1.2bn charge

Stress test fears sink Co-op bonus vote

Decision on awards to top managers deferred to annual meeting

Osborne drops challenge to bank bonus cap

ECJ advocate general rejects UK objection to curbs

Carney urges overhaul of banker rewards

Governor says new standards may be needed to put fixed pay at risk

Andrew Tyrie, who chaired the parliamentary commission on banking standards

MPs call for wider bank pay penalties

Report says mid-tier staff should be subject to bonus clawbacks

Forex banks prepare to claw back bonuses

Millions of dollars could be reclaimed from traders

UK watchdog challenges EU bank pay clamp

Bailey says this year’s awards likely to be paid despite EBA move

BoE lashes out at EU bonus cap rules

PRA chief calls clampdown on bankers’ pay ‘wrong policy’

Watchdog calls for clampdown on bank pay

Allowances are illegal way to sidestep Europe bonus cap, says EBA

Bankers fear new rules will scare off talent

Tough regime for top managers ‘risks diluting quality of boards’

IMF urges shake-up of top bankers’ pay

Fund says bonus packages should include debt as well as equity

Deutsche Bank withholds bonuses

Executives will not receive latest instalment of 2011 pay

Lloyds fires eight over rate-fixing claim

Bank will hold back £3m in bonuses

Bankers’ pay to be cut from Hill’s remit

Incoming European Commission president deals blow to London

Jourová: Rapid rise for EU bank pay chief

Political stock of new commissioner is high in the Czech Republic

Banking bonuses overtake trading rewards

London-based bankers advising on deals are reaping higher pay

City bonuses set challenge for Juncker

EU threatens to veto banking sector nominee

Brussels set to challenge UK bankers’ pay

Cash allowances ‘disregard spirit of bonus cap’

Citi pays allowances to avoid bonus cap

US bank joins peers in boosting fixed pay

Bank bonuses soar despite pressure

Rise for financial jobs twice that of rest of workforce

US bonus curb hit by regulators’ squabble

Plan to prevent excessive bank risk-taking bogged down