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  1. November 23, 2010

    A system to be avoided, not emulated

    From Prof Ranald Michie. Sir, What a distorted view of banking history was provided by Justin Baer (“Banks are at the heart...

  2. September 24, 2010

    Wall Street: from recession to regulation

    Wall Street blues: in spite of large banks’ return to profitability, the industry’s future remains uncertain Two years ago...

  1. August 22, 2010

    Interactive graphic: Bank CEO pay 2009

    When the Financial Times decided in late 2009 to conduct its inaugural survey of bank chief executive pay, the industry had...

  2. April 20, 2010

    Apollo to cut fees it charges Calpers

    Apollo Global Management has agreed to trim the fees it charges Calpers by $125m over the next five years.The private equity...

  3. March 29, 2010

    WaMu files plan of reorganisation

    Washington Mutual, the failed bank sold to JPMorgan Chase, on Friday filed a plan of reorganisation with the US bankruptcy...

  4. March 17, 2010

    Green Hill agrees to buy Caliburn

    Greenhill, the investment-banking boutique founded by veteran dealmaker Robert Greenhill, has agreed to buy Australia's...

  5. March 16, 2010

    Bank builder reaps benefit of stalwarts at his side

    Two executives have been at Bob Diamond's side before, during and after BarCap's purchase of Lehman Brothers' US operations:...

  6. March 2, 2010

    Goldman exceeds trading record

    Goldman Sachs made at least $100m in net trading revenues last year on 131 separate occasions, or about every other day,...

  7. February 24, 2010

    Morgan Stanley lawyer steps down

    Gary Lynch will step down as Morgan Stanley's senior in-house lawyer, becoming the latest executive to change posts since...

  8. February 19, 2010

    Ex-UBS executive settles claims

    David Shulman, a former UBS executive, agreed to pay New York state $2.75m to settle claims he profited from insider...

  9. January 28, 2010

    M&A pioneer returns to Lazard

    Felix Rohatyn, the corporate dealmaker who helped pioneer the merger-advisory industry, has returned to Lazard, his Wall...

  10. January 23, 2010

    Barclays seeks to head off criticism by deferring bonuses of top staff

    Britain's Barclays Bank plans to defer up to 100 per cent of the bonuses of top staff to head off criticism of bankers' pay...

  11. January 18, 2010

    US banks to announce glad tidings

    Many of the biggest US banks will confirm this week what many analysts, regulators and politicians already know: Wall Street...

  12. January 7, 2010

    Cadbury rejects Hershey rumours

    Cadbury yesterday denied speculation that it had approached Hershey as a white knight to protect it from the bid from...

  13. January 7, 2010

    'White knight' rumours dismissed

    Cadbury yesterday denied speculation that it had approached Hershey as a white knight to protect it from the bid from Kraft,...

  14. December 28, 2009

    Fifty faces that shaped the decade

    In a decade that opened with the devastating events of September 11 and had survived the prospect of a global economic...

  15. December 19, 2009

    Regulators sift through bank data

    Securities regulators are combing through data requested from more than 10 Wall Street firms about how they share...

  16. December 17, 2009

    Lehman to pay $50m in bonuses

    Lehman Brothers has won its request to pay $50m in bonuses to employees charged with unwinding the investment bank's...

  17. December 5, 2009

    Geithner takes issue with Goldman's analysis

    Tim Geithner took aim yesterday at a central plank of Goldman Sachs' claim to be different, arguing that all the big banks...

  18. October 29, 2009

    Lufthansa faces earnings pressure

    Lufthansa, Europe's biggest airline by market value, shocked investors yesterday warning that its earnings targets faced...

  19. October 27, 2009

    Video: Justin Baer on the airline industry

  20. October 12, 2009

    Soros to invest in clean energy

    George Soros, the billionaire investor, philanthropist and political activist, has trained his eye on a challenge that will...

  21. July 28, 2009

    Honeywell warns on profits

    Honeywell International suffered a squeeze on results in all major divisions amid the downturn and warned that its 2009...

  22. June 16, 2009

    GE in healthcare incentives plan

    General Electric plans to extend $100m in interest-free debt to US hospitals and physicians to help spur demand for the...

  23. June 15, 2009

    Corporate Diary

    TUESDAY 16 * While other US retailers close their doors, Best Buy , the largest US consumer electronics retailer, continues...

  24. June 12, 2009

    Boeing slashes industry forecast

    Boeing trimmed its 20-year outlook for industrywide aircraft deliveries, conceding the bitter downturn in air-travel...

  25. May 1, 2009

    Mystery still surrounds the 'shoot-out' for a successor

    It was billed as the "investment shoot-out of the century". But two years after Warren Buffett said he would hire up to...

  26. March 11, 2009

    Jobs go at United Technologies

    United Technologies plans to eliminate 11,600 jobs in response to a steepening downturn that has swept through many of the...

  27. February 14, 2009

    Buffett invests in Tiffany bonds

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to invest $250m in bonds issued by Tiffany, the luxury jeweller, in the...

  28. January 23, 2009

    Fuel hedges drain Southwest profit

    Southwest Airlines reported its second quarterly loss in a row as jet fuel hedges, which insulated the carrier from surging...

  29. December 17, 2008

    GE expects fresh fall in profits

    General Electric delivered a sober outlook for 2009, leaving little doubt profits would fall for a second straight year as...

  30. November 17, 2008

    GE head in hunt for media bargains

    Jeffrey Immelt is interested in buying media assets in a sign that a slumping economy has not shaken General Electric's...

  31. November 13, 2008

    GE arm wins federal guarantee

    General Electric's financial arm won a federal guarantee on its debt yesterday, the second time in a month that the...

  32. November 11, 2008

    DHL halts US domestic service

    DHL's express delivery service within the US is to close with the loss of 9,500 jobs after Deutsche Post, its parent...

  33. October 22, 2008

    United Airlines slips into loss

    United Airlines, the US carrier, yesterday said higher fuel costs had caused it to swing to a quarterly net loss. While the...

  34. August 7, 2008

    Airlines brief US officials on deal

    American Airlines, British Airways and Spain's Iberia - three carriers on the verge of unveiling a transcontinental venture...

  35. August 7, 2008

    British Airways to brief regulators

    British Airways, American Airlines, and Spain's Iberia, three carriers on the verge of unveiling a transcontinental...

  36. August 5, 2008

    New York airports congestion blow

    The operator of New York's regional airports vowed to block airlines from using take-off and landing slots won through...

  37. July 24, 2008

    Northwest flies into $377m loss

    Northwest Airlines swung to a quarterly loss after the US carrier, which will merge with rival Delta Air Lines this year,...

  38. July 12, 2008

    Shinsei Bank buys conglomerate's Japanese consumer finance unit

    GE has agreed to sell its Japanese consumer finance arm and other businesses to Shinsei Bank, a mid-sized Toyko lender that...

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