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    1. December 5, 2014

      Bob Diamond backs Grassroot Soccer

      Bob Diamond: Soccer gem Now here’s a worthy cause, with a novel twist: preventing HIV in Africa through the universal...

    2. November 30, 2014

      The week: December 1

      US financial advisers are battling changes to consumer protection rules that they fear will disrupt sales of retirement...

    1. November 26, 2014

      Bob Diamond pounces as global banks retreat from Africa

      Bob Diamond, the former Barclays boss who is investing in African lenders, said big global banks have moved “off the stage”...

    2. September 28, 2014

      London Stock Exchange to pursue African company listings

      The London Stock Exchange is launching an aggressive attempt to increase the number of listings of African companies in the...

    3. September 26, 2014

      Banking on the growth of African consumers

      Regular readers will know that I think that the adventurous among you should be driving yourselves crazy working out the...

    4. September 24, 2014

      Ex-Barclays bankers to give evidence to fraud agency

      Former board members of Barclays have been called on to give evidence to the UK’s anti-fraud agency as part of a probe into...

    5. The A-List

      September 9, 2014

      The dilemma of defining risk appetite in banking

      When presenting HSBC’s first-half results last month, Douglas Flint, the bank’s chairman, talked of “disproportionate risk...

    6. September 5, 2014

      Bob Diamond’s Atlas Mara raises stake in Union Bank of Nigeria

      Bob Diamond has increased his bet on the African banking industry, by having his Atlas Mara venture pay $270m to increase...

    7. FT Alphaville

      August 27, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Bob’s back: Paul notes that Wednesday sees a resumption of trading in Atlas Mara...

    8. FT Alphaville

      August 26, 2014

      Bob's back

      8am on Wednesday sees a resumption of trading in Atlas Mara Co-Nvest, the cash shell that Bob Diamond floated in London last...

    9. August 7, 2014

      Complicated banks face complex rules

      Six years after the global financial crisis the tolerance of the public and politicians for bankers moaning about their lot...

    10. July 20, 2014

      J Christopher Flowers: after the storm, the deals

      J Christopher Flowers grimaces as he remembers what a “lonely place” it was to be a private equity investor specialising in...

    11. Westminster Blog

      June 25, 2014

      The 12 moments that define Ed Miliband

      As phone hacking returns to the House of Commons three years after it rocked the political establishment, it seems a good...

    12. June 16, 2014

      Mota-Engil Africa to list on LSE

      Portugal’s largest construction group on Monday said it would list its Africa subsidiary on the London Stock Exchange,...

    13. FT Alphaville

      June 13, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Guest post: No, you can’t have your risk-free returns back: In which Tomas Hirst,...

    14. June 13, 2014

      Bob Diamond African venture misses $400m investment target

      Bob Diamond has failed to secure the additional $400m he was targeting for his African venture after some investors balked...

    15. 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...

    16. May 22, 2014

      Deutsche Bank: heckling CEOs

      Falling on your sword was never terribly popular among bank chief executives, even at the height of the financial crisis. It...

    17. May 13, 2014

      Bob Diamond’s Africa fund to seek bigger M&A war chest

      Bob Diamond is aiming to more than double his war chest for African bank acquisitions, with a second fundraising in less...

    18. May 12, 2014

      Barclays’ Fed lobbying efforts fall flat

      Barclays lobbied the US Federal Reserve more often than any other foreign bank in a vigorous – and ultimately unsuccessful –...

    19. May 11, 2014

      UK fraud office steps up probe into Barclays’ dealings with Qatar

      Bob Diamond, John Varley and other senior members of Barclays’ former management are set to be questioned under caution by...

    20. May 8, 2014

      Make way BarCap – for Lehman

      BarCap is dead. Long live Lehman Brothers. Barclays chief executive Antony Jenkins has deemed the heart of the old Barclays...

    21. Business Blog

      May 1, 2014

      Can banking clean up its act? A speech by Lionel Barber

      A speech by Lionel Barber, Financial Times editor, at Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge, May 1, 2014. An accompanying...

    22. April 29, 2014

      Jenkins pushes change at Barclays amid exodus of Lehman stalwarts

      Not long after Barclays bought Lehman Brothers’ US brokerage arm at the height of the financial crisis, Bob Diamond said he...

    23. April 29, 2014

      Media’s coverage offsets hostile banker-bashing, says study

      Bob Diamond called for an end to apologies, Stephen Hester said criticism made “the job harder” and one former stockbroker...

    24. April 14, 2014

      Diamond’s deal for African bank reveals sanctions twist

      An African bank being bought by the former chief executive of Barclays is helping a Zimbabwe bank under US financial...

    25. April 14, 2014

      No 1 Bankers’ Redemption Agency relishes African risk

      An encounter between Precious Ramotswe, much-loved Botswanan detective, and controversial ex-Barclays boss Bob Diamond might...

    26. April 8, 2014

      Diamond steps up charge into Africa

      Bob Diamond has grand plans for African banking. The former Barclays chief executive says his flurry of recent deals in...

    27. April 8, 2014

      Tech IPOs must address a more critical audience

      It is more like a slow puncture in a tyre than the pricking of a bubble. Compared with the sharp share price falls of some...

    28. April 8, 2014

      Bob Diamond raids Barclays for new Africa banking chief

      Bob Diamond, the ousted former Barclays chief executive, has raided the ranks of his former employer by poaching an ex-US...

    29. FT Alphaville

      April 1, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Tiger hunting on fiscal cliffs: David flags the recent anti-corruption, anti-vice...

    30. March 31, 2014

      Bob Diamond re-enters world of banking

      Bob Diamond is going back to the ABC of banking. But he is adding a Z – Zimbabwe. In an announcement that may have been...

    31. March 28, 2014

      A year of regulating more effectively

      It’s been a year since the much-derided Financial Services Authority morphed into the Financial Conduct Authority, with a...

    32. February 16, 2014

      Forex in the spotlight

      The annual Prime Finance get-together in The Hague is a rather arid affair, with a coterie of academics, lawyers and the odd...

    33. February 9, 2014

      Dame Alison Carnwath: chairman of Land Securities

      Dame Alison Carnwath is haunted by the spectre of Bob Diamond. There are many other things for which she could be known: as...

    34. January 29, 2014

      Bob Diamond hires MF Global veteran David Schamis at Atlas

      Former Barclays boss Bob Diamond has hired financial services veteran David Schamis as a founding partner to run the private...

    35. January 22, 2014

      Davos is no place for a comeback by the failed kings of finance

      There might be hope yet for Fred Goodwin. Evidence is accumulating that the men at the top of big western banks when the...

    36. January 13, 2014

      Lord Mandelson adds BP to Global Counsel’s elite client list

      Lord Mandelson’s advisory group has added oil company BP to its roster of clients that has featured companies from across a...

    37. December 18, 2013

      Diamond sees gold in African finance

      Eighteen months after resigning in the aftermath of the Libor rate-rigging scandal, Bob Diamond is plotting his comeback....

    38. December 17, 2013

      Bob’s back: back Bob?

      Bob’s back. After leaving Barclays under a cloud in July 2012, Bob Diamond has re-emerged with a $325m cash shell that is...

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