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  1. September 15, 2014

    Ana Botín reassures Santander investors on strategy

    Ana Botín, the new executive chairwoman of Banco Santander, sent a message of continuity and reassurance to shareholders on...

  2. September 14, 2014

    Novo Banco names Lloyds banker for top role

    Eduardo Stock da Cunha, a Portuguese banker currently working for Lloyds Banking Group, has been named as the new chief...

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  1. September 14, 2014

    Álvarez of El Corte Inglés dies aged 79

    Spain has lost its second veteran business leader in less than a week, after the death on Sunday of Isidoro Álvarez,...

  2. September 12, 2014

    Veteran untainted by banking crisis

    Barclays’ management shift For evidence of how hard it is to find people to run a big bank nowadays look no further than...

  3. September 12, 2014

    Week in Review, September 13

    A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Santander board picks Ana Botín to...

  4. September 10, 2014

    Bankers expect smooth transition of power

    The death of Emilio Botín caught Banco Santander by surprise – but also at a rare moment of tranquillity and stability for...

  5. September 10, 2014

    Santander keeps it in the family with appointment of Ana Botín

    It is hard to find anyone with a bad word to say about Ana Patricia Botín, who has been appointed to succeed her father...

  6. September 10, 2014

    Ana Botín to succeed father at Santander

    Emilio Botín: Santander patriarch Ana Botín is set to succeed her father as chairman of Banco Santander, ensuring that...

  7. September 10, 2014

    Santander: family business

    No questions about the legacy. When Emilio Botín joined the board in 1960, Santander was the seventh largest bank in Spain,...

  8. September 10, 2014

    Emilio Botín carried on family tradition in leading Spanish banking

    Emilio Botín, who died on Tuesday night, was one of the world’s most respected financiers and a man often characterised as...

  9. FT Alphaville

    September 10, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Scottish currency union, the unilateral Montenegro option: Izzy wonders why would any...

  10. September 10, 2014

    Ana Patricia Botín named Banco Santander chairman

    Ana Patricia Botín has been nominated as the next chairman of Banco Santander, Spain’s largest bank, following the death of...

  11. August 16, 2014

    Banks simplify overdrafts ahead of review

    A number of high street banks are simplifying their current account lending facilities ahead of a review of the overdraft...

  12. beyondbrics

    August 11, 2014

    Brazil's growth: deeper into the dumps but voters happy

    The weekly survey of market economists by Brazil’s central bank is becoming the economic equivalent of a limbo dance: each...

  13. July 31, 2014

    Santander quarterly profits rise on Spanish recovery

    Banco Santander capped an upbeat earnings season for the Spanish banking sector on Thursday by revealing a better than...

  14. July 25, 2014

    Caixabank quarterly profits rise points to Spanish sector’s rally

    Caixabank gave fresh evidence of the upswing in Spain’s banking market on Friday, unveiling a rise in quarterly profits and...

  15. July 14, 2014

    Espírito Santo family saga is unlikely to end happily

    The ongoing saga at Portugal’s Banco Espírito Santo is a reminder of several facts: that banks in the eurozone periphery are...

  16. June 30, 2014

    Poundworld raises cash for store expansion

    Discount retailer Poundworld has secured £26m to fund up to 150 new stores over the next three years, as it plans to cash in...

  17. June 25, 2014

    Fed warns banks they face tougher tests

    The Federal Reserve has warned banks in the US that tests of their ability to survive a financial crisis will be made...

  18. June 23, 2014

    Spanish banks enjoy renascent spirit

    A little over a year ago, the leaning tower of Bankia’s headquarters on the Paseo de la Castellana, Madrid’s main...

  19. June 23, 2014

    Latin America cushions blows of Spain financial crisis

    After the Brazilian entrepreneur Marcelo Weisz sold Crio-Cord, the Madrid stem cell preservation company he founded in 2004,...

  20. June 23, 2014

    Santander boosts consumer finance arm with Nordic acquisition

    Santander has agreed to buy GE Capital’s unit in Sweden, Denmark and Norway for about €700m, in what the eurozone’s largest...

  21. June 20, 2014

    Wealth managers slow to adopt technology

    The worst banking crisis in living memory, followed swiftly by the kind of regulatory upheaval not seen since the “Big Bang”...

  22. June 19, 2014

    Santander sells stake in global custody arm

    Santander has taken another step to bolster its balance sheet by selling a 50 per cent stake in its global custody business...

  23. June 17, 2014

    Santander in peer-to-peer pact as alternative finance makes gains

    Santander is to become the first high-street bank to refer its customers to an online peer-to-peer lender, in a sign that...

  24. beyondbrics

    June 9, 2014

    Azerbaijan's Star rising in Turkey

    Turkey and Azerbaijan have further cemented their close relations with the signing of a $3.29bn credit agreement for the...

  25. June 3, 2014

    Loan caps too weak to curb runaway London prices

    The correlation between proliferating property porn and rising London house prices cannot have escaped the notice of Royal...

  26. June 2, 2014

    Atlantic gap opens in bank chiefs’ pay

    If one banker epitomises the new period of modesty among European lenders, it is Ross McEwan. Last year, the New...

  27. FT Alphaville

    May 12, 2014

    Guest post: When float is bad in Portugal but good in Omaha

    Professor Pablo Triana of the ESADE Business School is a derivatives expert whose work we have featured extensively in this...

  28. May 9, 2014

    Banks’ hard sell is largely for themselves

    My journey to work each day begins at a suburban railway station. A large billboard graces the platform, advertising TSB’s...

  29. May 7, 2014

    More deals available as Help to Buy scheme mitigates risk

    The government’s Help to Buy 2 scheme has led to a quadrupling of the number of mortgage products on offer to borrowers with...

  30. May 5, 2014

    Companies from developing economies outside Bric grouping advance

    Public companies in developing economies other than the Bric countries (Brazil, Russia, India and China), now account for...

  31. beyondbrics

    April 29, 2014

    Santander welcomes home Brazilian prodigal son

    What is not to like about Banco Santander’s offer to buy the part of its under-performing Brazil subsidiary that it does not...

  32. FT Alphaville

    April 29, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Of Apple, stock splits and odd-lots… we took a look at Apple’s stock splits and why...

  33. April 29, 2014

    Santander offers €4.7bn to buy out Brazilian banking business

    Banco Santander sent a strong signal of confidence in emerging markets on Tuesday, with an offer to buy the 25 per cent...

  34. April 23, 2014

    Asset managers snap up riskier coco bank debt

    Institutional investors are pouring billions into loss-absorbing “coco” bank bonds in the latest sign that the global hunt...

  35. April 8, 2014

    English law cannot stop Scots being sterling squatters

    Alex Salmond, Scotland’s first minister, has stated that if Scotland became independent following September’s referendum,...

  36. March 30, 2014

    Ally Financial: revved up

    No more idling for Ally Financial. The former financing arm of General Motors is moving ahead with an initial public...

  37. March 27, 2014

    Fed stress test results to hit RBS’s Citizens division hardest

    Of the three foreign banks that suffered the ignominy of having their capital plans fall foul of the US Federal Reserve’s...

  38. March 27, 2014

    Stocks drift as data fail to inspire

    Thursday 20:00 GMT. Global equities struggled to establish a clear trend as the latest US economic data offered limited...

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