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    1. March 2, 2015

      Public outrage is the perfect stick to prod HSBC into break-up

      Sitting in his spacious and elegantly decorated office in central Paris, a senior executive at a large French bank is...

    2. beyondbrics

      March 2, 2015

      Brazil's economy implodes; Rousseff pops to the supermarket

      Another week goes by and the outlook for Brazil’s economy gets gloomier still. The consensus on GDP is now for a 0.58 per...

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    1. February 23, 2015

      BAT set to pay £2.3bn for remaining stake in Souza Cruz

      A century since Albina Souza Cruz sold a majority stake in his eponymous Brazilian tobacco business to British American...

    2. February 16, 2015

      European banks: dividend and rule

      Peer pressure can be a terrible thing. The forced smile as you watch a film you hate, or visit a restaurant you can barely...

    3. February 15, 2015

      BNP Paribas chairman warns pressures may wreck reform

      Having once hiked across the Sahara and Sinai deserts, Jean Lemierre is not afraid of an arduous challenge. Yet the usually...

    4. February 15, 2015

      BNP Paribas made ethical and legal mistakes, says chairman

      Banks can no longer afford a “too narrow, legalistic approach” to complying with rules because “the world has changed” and...

    5. February 12, 2015

      Birkin bag weathers luxury storms as Hermès forecasts sales slowdown

      Hermès has forecast a slowdown in sales this year as a result of a more complicated trading environment characterised by...

    6. February 10, 2015

      Rosneft chief Igor Sechin says $7bn debt repayment will be met

      Rosneft’s chief executive has sought to allay investor fears that the Russian state-owned oil producer might default on its...

    7. Nick Butler

      February 8, 2015

      Rosneft and the sanctions policy which could backfire.

      The urgent attempts by Europe’s leaders to negotiate a solution to the crisis in Ukraine represent an open acknowledgement...

    8. February 6, 2015

      BNP chiefs lose bonuses after $8.9bn fine

      BNP Paribas has slashed the bonuses for its top executives to reflect the impact of last year’s $8.9bn fine for US sanction...

    9. February 5, 2015

      BNP Paribas profits rise as lender warns of regulatory pain ahead

      BNP Paribas has warned that rising taxes and more stringent regulations will have a greater than expected impact on its...

    10. January 29, 2015

      Deutsche Bank: universal truths

      Weak smiles at Deutsche Bank. The shares enjoyed a 3 per cent pop on Thursday. Fourth-quarter numbers were pleasing. Profits...

    11. January 23, 2015

      Concern grows over banks exiting riskier emerging markets

      Some of the world’s biggest banks are in talks with regulators about loosening privacy laws to allow the sharing of more...

    12. January 21, 2015

      BNP to hold talks over job cuts

      BNP Paribas is considering job cuts at its corporate and institutional banking division in France and will discuss the issue...

    13. FT Alphaville

      January 21, 2015

      EMbarrassing

      With apologies for the angelic imagery, here’s BNP Paribas on Wednesday (our emphasis): In our analysis, six EM sovereigns...

    14. January 16, 2015

      Europe’s stocks await ECB’s QE boost

      Will European equities benefit if — as expected — the European Central Bank presses ahead next week with a government...

    15. beyondbrics

      January 9, 2015

      Brazil inflation: good for not being outright bad

      Consumer price inflation in Brazil was 6.4 per cent last year, the country’s statistics office said on Friday. This was in...

    16. January 5, 2015

      JPMorgan settles forex manipulation lawsuit

      JPMorgan Chase became the first bank to settle civil lawsuits claiming damages for the alleged manipulation of foreign...

    17. January 5, 2015

      Movers & shakers: Jan 5

      • BlueBay Asset Management, the $65.8bn fixed income and alternative investment specialist owned by Royal Bank of Canada,...

    18. December 23, 2014

      Bumper year for coco bond sales

      European financial institutions are set to take advantage of investors’ continuing thirst for yield in the new year by...

    19. FT Alphaville

      December 18, 2014

      The SNB goes negative

      From the SNB, click through for the full thing: Timing is a bit odd no? Worried about all them roubles perhaps?A...

    20. December 11, 2014

      Commerzbank US settlement set to top $1bn

      Commerzbank is in talks to pay US authorities more than $1bn in fines to resolve allegations that the German bank broke...

    21. December 8, 2014

      The doubts that linger over solution to ‘too big to fail’

      When big banks fail it creates a complete mess. After Lehman Brothers declared bankruptcy in 2008, UK authorities were...

    22. December 8, 2014

      Mizuho Financial Group focuses on lending beyond Japan blue-chips

      The president of Mizuho Financial Group has vowed to do more lending outside Japan, anticipating higher margins and less...

    23. December 1, 2014

      On the issue of bank conduct the consensus is more must be done

      It struck many observers as odd when Barclays decided against joining a group of six banks that last month agreed to pay...

    24. FT Alphaville

      November 28, 2014

      I see currency wars

      The first rule of currency wars is: you always talk about currency wars. The second rule is: you can always find one to talk...

    25. November 26, 2014

      Dangers of the dollar-bull consensus

      Predictions of exchange rates are notoriously unreliable. So much so that when analysts at BNP Paribas compared consensus...

    26. November 24, 2014

      A culture ratio is more important than a capital one

      Tim Geithner said he realised Merrill Lynch’s risk culture was not in great shape when John Thain, then chief executive, did...

    27. November 24, 2014

      Humbling of France’s BNP has implications for bank takeovers

      Only a few days ago, Eliane Houlette was an unknown quantity. Now, in financial circles at least, she is almost a household...

    28. November 21, 2014

      Senators grill William Dudley on US bank regulation

      The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has been accused of working for the Wall Street banks it regulates at a heated Senate...

    29. November 21, 2014

      Week in Review, November 22

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. BNP officials investigated by French...

    30. November 20, 2014

      BNP Paribas shakes up investment banking division

      The new head of corporate and investment banking at BNP Paribas has taken steps to reshape the division, bringing together...

    31. November 19, 2014

      French prosecutor investigates senior BNP Paribas figures

      Three of the most senior figures at BNP Paribas, Baudouin Prot, Michel Pébereau and Philippe Bordenave are being...

    32. November 18, 2014

      BNP Paribas faces possible insider trading probe

      French prosecutors have opened a preliminary inquiry into suspected insider trading by officials at BNP Paribas, said a...

    33. November 17, 2014

      Asia-exposed banks hit FTSE 100

      The FTSE 100 fell on Monday, in line with jitters seen across global markets that followed Japan’s unexpected return to...

    34. November 16, 2014

      Winners and losers from HK-Shanghai Stock Connect

      For completing in just seven months perhaps the most complex projects undertaken in financial markets since the launch of...

    35. November 12, 2014

      Regulators slap $4.3bn fines on six banks in global forex probe

      Penalties in global forex probe Six major banks have been fined more than $4bn as regulators punished them for their role in...

    36. November 11, 2014

      Ancien régime of bank bailouts is not yet confined to history books

      The interests of banks, politicians and regulators rarely overlap neatly, but when it comes to ending taxpayer bailouts all...

    37. November 6, 2014

      StanChart case has hatched cuckoos in the nest for New York banks

      It is always toe curling when a gauche foreigner louses things up for everyone else. An example would be this columnist –...

    38. November 2, 2014

      Big business in quest for a standard to rally on EU membership

      The Duke of Wellington said of his troops “I don’t know what effect these men will have on the enemy, but by God they...

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