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  1. July 22, 2014

    Thain’s CIT snaps up OneWest for $3.4bn

    CIT Group, a US lender run by former Merrill Lynch chief executive John Thain, has agreed to acquire OneWest Bank for...

  2. July 17, 2014

    All this talk of Ficc is making me sick

    Maybe it’s the summer heat, or a brewing midlife crisis. But I had a strange reaction this week as I read the news about US...

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  1. FT 400 Top Financial Advisers

    The 2014 FT 400 Top Financial Advisers list recognises excellence among leading US pro...
  2. FT 300 Top Registered Investment Advisers

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  1. July 9, 2014

    McKinsey flags threat to bank wirehouses

    Big banks are set to capture a shrinking share of retail investors’ savings, threatening the dominance of the historic...

  2. Business Blog

    July 3, 2014

    The absurdity of Europe's right to be forgotten becomes clear

    The problems erupting over Google’s implementation of the EU’s new “right to be forgotten” rule were predictable. And I say...

  3. July 3, 2014

    Google’s removal of BBC article raises censorship fears

    British politicians and EU officials expressed concern on Thursday after it emerged that a seven-year-old article...

  4. June 26, 2014

    M&A deals aim to add strength while maintaining an independent feel

    The registered investment adviser universe has become tighter and stronger, resembling some aspects of brokerage firms and...

  5. June 20, 2014

    The challenges of generational planning

    One of the greatest transfers of wealth in history is getting under way as the baby boomers – defined in the UK as those...

  6. June 17, 2014

    Kazakhmys short sellers squeezed again

    Kazakhmys short sellers were squeezed again on Tuesday as confidence grew that the miner will be able to spin off its...

  7. June 6, 2014

    BofA in talks to pay $12bn over probe

    Bank of America is in talks to pay at least $12bn in cash and homeowner relief to end a long-running civil investigation by...

  8. May 15, 2014

    UBS’s McCann ready to take on Bank rivals

    Bob McCann walked into UBS’s US wealth management division when everyone else was walking out. His job was to stop them....

  9. April 29, 2014

    Morgan Stanley chief reaps benefit of integration

    James Gorman was in Hawaii last week, glad-handing the brokers on whom he staked his career and the future of Morgan...

  10. April 28, 2014

    Bank of America: more red faces

    Mike Corbat & co must be a little bit relieved. Citigroup has taken a lot of heat since the US Federal Reserve, as part of...

  11. April 28, 2014

    National Oilwell Varco falls on demand fears

    Shares in National Oilwell Varco, the US oilfield services equipment maker, fell at their steepest pace in more than two...

  12. April 28, 2014

    BofA suspends buyback and dividend plans

    Bank of America has suspended its $4bn share buyback programme and its first dividend increase since 2007 after discovering...

  13. March 26, 2014

    BofA in $9.5bn settlement with regulator

    Bank of America agreed on Wednesday to a $9.5bn settlement with a US housing regulator, as its former chief executive agreed...

  14. March 25, 2014

    Why financial adviser teams add up

    When it comes to teamwork, top financial advisers are finding that two heads – or several – are better than one. Fewer than...

  15. March 25, 2014

    Could women make up financial adviser shortfall?

    Women still make up only 30 per cent of financial advisers, and even fewer have made it to the top, but it seems that number...

  16. March 20, 2014

    Report highlights high cost of Irish bank bailout

    Ireland was advised by Merrill Lynch at the height of the global financial crisis in 2008 that recapitalising Irish banks...

  17. March 20, 2014

    Australia considers diluting gender reporting rules

    Canberra is considering diluting gender reporting rules on companies, even as new statistics show that men continue to...

  18. FT Alphaville

    March 20, 2014

    Because, what's €47bn between friends...

    Via @karlwhelan, here’s Merrill’s ever so slightly off estimate of the cost of Ireland’s bank bailout. Do click through for...

  19. February 26, 2014

    Analysts to shun fund manager surveys

    Goldman Sachs, Barclays, JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup are among 18 brokerages that have agreed with the New York...

  20. January 18, 2014

    Bank of America damages case over Merrill purchase dropped

    (Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has abandoned his effort to obtain damages from Bank of America Corp...

  21. January 16, 2014

    Sports Direct to tap Jeff Blue’s knowledge of retail struggles

    If there is one thing investors can bank on with Jeff Blue, it is that he knows the downside of retail deals. As Sports...

  22. January 9, 2014

    Banking rivalries: Risk on, risk off

    Goldman Sachs v Morgan Stanley Only two pure Wall Street investment banks survived the financial crisis intact. One came to...

  23. December 1, 2013

    Italian state fund is frontrunner to buy 20% stake in Versace

    Versace family cuts cloth to suit needs Italy’s state private equity fund, which last year struck a deal with Qatar to...

  24. November 28, 2013

    King Coal leaps back to life as prices rally

    King Coal has lost its crown. Since prices spiked in the wake of the Australian floods of 2010 it has been all one way for...

  25. October 31, 2013

    BofA doubles legal cost estimates to $5bn

    Bank of America said on Wednesday it had nearly doubled to more than $5bn estimates of possible maximum litigation costs, as...

  26. October 28, 2013

    AstraZeneca bounces on shorts warning

    AstraZeneca, Europe’s least popular large-cap drugmaker among analysts, bounced on Monday after Merrill Lynch advised...

  27. beyondbrics

    October 4, 2013

    Shanghai free-trade zone: low key start, big future

    When Gao Hucheng, China’s minister of commerce unveiled the Shanghai free-trade zone (FTZ) in a low-key inauguration...

  28. FT Long Short

    October 1, 2013

    Why US government shutdown matters little

    Here’s the market reaction to the shutdown of (some of) the US government: Benchmark US 10-year Treasury yields rose 0.05...

  29. September 24, 2013

    BofA told to pay $2.2m in racial discrimination case

    A US judge has ordered Bank of America to pay $2.2m to more than 1,100 African-American job seekers in a decades-long racial...

  30. September 22, 2013

    Movers & shakers: September 23

    ● Pieter Dalderop has moved to Schroders as head of institutional clients, Benelux, from Royal Bank of Scotland. ● Heath...

  31. September 6, 2013

    Male market: Cuffs provide link for men who want to accessorise

    Jewellery is not just a growing segment in womenswear. The men’s market is focusing on it too. As a result, Robert...

  32. September 6, 2013

    Big banks are back and that can only be a good thing

    Speaking at the Economic Club of New York in October 2008, Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke alluded to the fact that...

  33. FT Alphaville

    September 2, 2013

    A financial vulnerability heat map, Asia edition

    Courtesy of Ajay Singh Kapur and team at Merrill Lynch. Click to enlarge. More in the usual place.   ...

  34. September 1, 2013

    Movers & shakers: September 2

    ● Aquico Wen, the founder and former chief investment officer of Esemplia Emerging Markets, a Legg Mason affiliate, is...

  35. August 30, 2013

    Mortgage costs turning into major legal threat

    A lawsuit launched two years ago to demand compensation for soured mortgage securities has emerged as the biggest legal...

  36. August 28, 2013

    BofA’s Merrill to settle race bias case

    About 1,200 Merrill Lynch brokers are expected to share in a landmark $160m settlement for racial discrimination at the end...

  37. August 18, 2013

    Wealth management: scale and flexibility drive future success

    People regularly predict the wealth management industry is ripe for consolidation but it has been a slow stop-start process....

  38. August 16, 2013

    Merrill Lynch to dissolve into BofA

    Bank of America is to merge Merrill Lynch into its own parent company five years after agreeing to purchase the investment...

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