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    1. October 10, 2014

      Blackstone to spin off advisory business

      Blackstone, the world’s largest buyout fund manager, has said it is spinning off its advisory business to reduce conflicts...

    2. September 28, 2014

      Big names on Wall St prepare for AIG trial

      Hank Greenberg’s lawsuit against the US government over its bailout of insurer AIG is due to begin on Monday, and is tying...

    1. July 2, 2013

      Eyal Ofer donates £10m to Tate Modern extension

      A billionaire shipowner has donated £10m towards the costs of Tate Modern’s new extension, in one of the largest gifts made...

    2. January 22, 2013

      Davos executives worried about growth

      Executives arriving in the Swiss resort of Davos for the annual World Economic Forum, which begins in earnest on Wednesday,...

    3. October 10, 2012

      ‘Recreating Roman Empire in a fishbowl’

      At first it went largely unnoticed. At the end of July, a German press report said BAE was a potential takeover target for...

    4. The World

      July 31, 2012

      In the picture: youth unemployment

      Youngsters shout slogans during a demonstration in Madrid on March 29, 2012 on a national strike day. (DANI POZO/AFP/Getty...

    5. February 24, 2012

      Frieze goes walkabout

      The Cultural Olympiad grows every day. The latest announcement sees Frieze, usually associated with art fairs, taking itself...

    6. July 9, 2011

      The joy of scribbling postcards is lost on the pretentious

      From Mr Richard Blaszkowski. Sir, The apparent shortage of self-awareness, particularly the ironic kind, is often a notable...

    7. July 1, 2011

      My perfect getaway

      James A Baker III, former US secretary of state Where are you spending the summer? My wife Susan and I usually spend August...

    8. January 29, 2011

      Haves and have-nots in Britain 2011

      From Mr Reginald Abbiss. Sir, Your Weekend edition of January 22-23 points up the contrast between the haves and the...

    9. January 23, 2011

      Lonely CEOs flee hostile world for self-help group

      What is the point of Davos? That is the question many of the 2,500 official delegates to this year’s World Economic Forum...

    10. January 21, 2011

      Lunch with the FT: John Studzinski

      Most readers of this paper will think they know what to expect from a lunchtime chat with John Studzinski. Formerly a banker...

    11. November 17, 2010

      Lagarde rallies female chiefs

      As a survivor of the latest French cabinet reshuffle, minister of economic affairs Christine Lagarde found time to deliver...

    12. September 23, 2010

      China takes lead in financial deals

      Deals and capital raisings in China’s booming financial services sector have outpaced those in the US for the first time...

    13. September 2, 2010

      Back to school for the bankers

      Back to school at the start of September has meant finding desks in new offices for a few bankers who have been on long...

    14. September 2, 2010

      Studz network

      The equity capital markets banker who made a splash when he was lured on a large package by John Studzinski as then HSBC...

    15. August 11, 2010

      Energy bankers

      It was a Morgan Stanley reunion at the International Power/GDF Suez deal table as former bank colleagues sat on opposite...

    16. June 9, 2010

      Hayward finds well of solidarity

      An impressive show of solidarity for Tony Hayward , BP's embattled chief executive, at the oil group's London headquarters...

    17. May 26, 2010

      Thinning crop

      Investment bankers were thinner on the ground this year but JPMorgan's David Mayhew played host to Xstrata boss Mick Davis...

    18. May 8, 2010

      South Bank seat

      Good-spirited Canadian Thomson Reuters deputy chairman and Thomson family lieutenant Geoff Beattie was engaged in UK...

    19. April 27, 2010

      Marathon men

      Blackstone executive Gerry Murphy , the former Kingfisher boss, was among the heroic 37,000-plus runners in the London...

    20. January 23, 2010

      Mountain to climb for bankers

      US President Barack Obama may have derailed the plans of a few bankers planning to go to the World Economic Forum in Davos...

    21. November 14, 2009

      Studzinski helps right wrongs

      Blackstone's John Studzinski took time out ahead of a trip to China, where he is increasingly spending time, to attend the...

    22. November 11, 2009

      Gulliver's travels

      HSBC's investment banking arm, overseen by Stuart Gulliver, head of the global banking and markets and asset management...

    23. July 29, 2009

      Investors back EMI refinancing

      Investors in Terra Firma have approved plans for the private equity house run by financier Guy Hands to inject £300m of...

    24. June 16, 2009

      Buffalo soldiers

      It was the very British Malcom McLaren who stole the show at the business of luxury summit, spiking a review of UK culture...

    25. March 10, 2009

      Groups turn to Blackstone in crisis times

      There are few people that think the economic crisis is fun: John Studzinski is one of them and he is having the time of his...

    26. March 10, 2009

      Groups turn to Blackstone in crisis times

      Few people think the economic crisis is fun, but John Studzinski is one of them. He is having the time of his life. As head...

    27. March 9, 2009

      Groups turn to Blackstone in crisis times

      Few people think theeconomic crisis is fun, but John Studzinski is one of them. He is having the time of his life. As head...

    28. December 13, 2008

      Governor's drinks party puzzles

      The question "what is deflation?" in an interactive game at the drinks party of Bank of England governor Mervyn King on...

    29. November 15, 2008

      Conscience count

      In one of the worst weeks for economic and corporate news, consciences were reawakened. Banker John Studzinski from...

    30. September 25, 2008

      How Sage to Be Cautious

      Bank of America, Barclays, Lloyds TSB, Nomura, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Berkshire Hathaway. With so many taking the...

    31. August 2, 2008

      Hadrian's head

      There was a veritable Mt Rushmore of chairmen and former chairmen at the summer drinks party hosted by Thomson Reuters...

    32. May 31, 2008

      Live music

      Mary J Blige June 3, O2 Arena, London, then touring Mary J Blige is known as the queen of hip-hop soul, her spectacular...

    33. May 24, 2008

      M'lord's makeover

      One year and three weeks after he quit as BP chief after revelations he lied to a High Court judge over his private life,...

    34. May 3, 2008

      Varley's chance to show his leadership at Barclays

      Banking boards are under intense scrutiny for being too weak. But Barclays has a different problem. Its board is...

    35. March 28, 2008

      Israeli tycoon donates £20m to naval museum

      The National Maritime Museum has been given £20m by Sammy Ofer, the Israeli shipping magnate and philanthropist, in one of...

    36. March 28, 2008

      Israeli tycoon donates £20m to naval museum

      The National Maritime Museum has been given £20m ($40m) by Sammy Ofer, the Israeli shipping magnate and philanthropist, in...

    37. March 27, 2008

      Entente cordiale for City bigwigs

      The Lord Mayor’s banquet for Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni on Thursday night brought together a wide range of...

    38. March 27, 2008

      Reuters pay day

      Pay day looms for those involved in the Thomson Reuters merger, after investor approval at the last Reuters extraordinary...

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