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

Big bonuses likely for banks’ top talent

Leading performers expected to be rewarded


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Cryan sees no virtue in bankers’ bonuses

Deutsche’s new chief says big pay packages do not add up

RBS scraps bonuses for branch staff

Ending variable pay aims to remove ‘distraction’ for employees

UK bankers face squeeze on allowances

Regulators say some job-based payments amount to bonuses

Deutsche asks court to dismiss bonus claim

Employee fired during Libor probe cannot claim £5m, says company

Bonus reforms to come under glare of FSB

Regulator says more analysis needed to assess post-crisis tools

Deutsche to cut jobs, bonuses and assets

Chief executive to cement reputation as unflinching cost cutter

Barclays chairman attacks bonus culture

McFarlane claims payments encourage people to ‘cut corners’

Field narrowed in bank conduct regime

Small number of top executives in line fore for 10-year clawback

Drop in number of bankers earning €1m

Data show snapshot of trends before EU-wide curb on bonuses

Bank bonuses show biggest fall in decade

Finance and insurance payouts drop almost 10% to £13.6bn

Banks fear handicap under EU bonus rules

Industry warns smaller lenders may find it hard to recruit talent

RBS hands £3.3m of shares to top staff

Payouts come a week after the government began selling its stake

UK bank regulator earned £701,000 last year

Wheatley runs body branded ‘dysfunctional’ by parliament

Bank chiefs who top the pay table

Dimon and Gorman shoot past Goldman’s Blankfein

Deutsche rejects claim Jain lobbied for traders’ €130m bonus

BaFin report takes comments out of context, says bank

Bankers seek ways round bonus clawbacks

Lawyers report new enquiries about putting assets out of reach

UK bankers face 10-year bonus clawback

FCA and PRA proposals aim to promote ‘safety and soundness’

Lloyds bonus cut after record PPI fine

Customers given second dose of unfair treatment, says regulator

UK banks fight back against EU bonus cap extension

British Bankers’ Association says changes are ‘disproportionate’

Wall St banks top London bonus league

European lenders increasingly cede market share to US rivals

JPMorgan investors protest over pay

Sizeable objection on executive pay and leadership structure

ABN boss apologises after pay reversal

Flotation disrupted after planned award provokes political uproar

Lagarde calls for bankers’ pay shake-up

IMF chief says companies encourage short-term risk-taking

Advisory firm attacks Dimon’s cash bonus

JPMorgan investors urged to vote against chief’s pay package