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    1. April 24, 2015

      Deutsche Bank to cut investing arm and split off Postbank

      Deutsche Bank said on Friday it would cut back its investment bank and split off its Postbank retail business, as it...

    2. April 24, 2015

      One last chance to stop the financial transaction tax. Again

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    1. April 24, 2015

      Flash crash: Lone trader seen as ‘a strange character but genius’

      On May 6 2010, when the US stock markets plunged 600 points and rebounded within 20 panic-stricken minutes — an event that...

    2. April 24, 2015

      HSBC looks to leave troubles behind

      HSBC threatens to move headquarters out of UK Back in 2013, when HSBC suspended its traditional practice of holding a...

    3. April 24, 2015

      EU frustration over Greece boils over at eurogroup meeting

      Months of mounting tensions between Greece and its creditors boiled over at a high-level EU meeting on Friday with eurozone...

    4. April 24, 2015

      Parties blame HSBC move on tax and EU fears

      HSBC’s review of whether to remain headquartered in the UK prompted a war of words between the Conservative and Labour...

    5. April 24, 2015

      EU and US aim for May deal on derivatives clearing

      The two main regions for derivatives trading aim to harmonise industry rules in the coming weeks, settling a long-running...

    6. FT Alphaville

      April 24, 2015

      FirstFT (the 6am Cut)

      A US drone strike killed two western hostages in an al-Qaeda compound in the Pakistan-Afghanistan border region, the White...

    7. April 23, 2015

      ECB adjusts to life amid the protests

      When a 21-year old German philosophy student last week leapt up and doused the most powerful man in Europe with confetti,...

    8. April 23, 2015

      NY regulator Benjamin Lawsky takes hard line on Deutsche Bank

      Benjamin Lawsky, the New York banking regulator, has once again proven he is the scourge of Wall Street, helping to push...

    9. April 23, 2015

      Crédit Agricole loses suspicious transaction case

      Crédit Agricole must pay $9.8m to a wealthy Greek family after losing a long-running court battle involving allegations it...

    10. April 23, 2015

      Deutsche’s delay in settling both helped and hindered the lender

      Nearly three years ago, Barclays paid the first fine to settle allegations that its traders had attempted to manipulate...

    11. The Exchange

      April 23, 2015

      Europe has decoupled from Greece but investors may be too complacent

      Unlike past episodes when a significant part of Europe was consumed with regional turbulence, this time around financial...

    12. April 23, 2015

      Deutsche Bank Libor fines: Trader talk — a tale of collusion

      US and UK authorities published transcripts of emails, instant messages and phone calls between traders both inside and...

    13. April 23, 2015

      Deutsche Bank pays record fine for Libor manipulation

      Deutsche Bank has paid a record $2.5bn to authorities in the US and UK to settle allegations that it manipulated the Libor...

    14. April 23, 2015

      Deutsche Bank set to make big cuts to investment banking unit

      Deutsche Bank’s top management is set to decide against a complete exit from retail operations and instead spin off its...

    15. FT Alphaville

      April 23, 2015

      Markets Live: Thursday, 23rd April, 2015

      This Markets Live session ended at 12:03 on 23 Apr 2015. Participants in this session were: Paul Murphy and Bryce Elder...

    16. April 22, 2015

      Deutsche sets aside €1.5bn as Libor settlement looms

      Deutsche Bank will take a litigation charge of “approximately €1.5bn”, it said on Wednesday as the German lender nears...

    17. April 22, 2015

      Europe needs Deutsche Bank as its champion

      Deutsche Bank is the last heavyweight contender. While the other European investment banks — Barclays, UBS and Credit Suisse...

    18. April 21, 2015

      Euro swaps benchmark fixed at a negative rate

      A key money market rate European banks charge to lend to each other and which serves as the reference level for derivatives...

    19. April 21, 2015

      Governor streets ahead of rivals on London Marathon donations

      Bank of England governor Mark Carney has twice the pulling power of Barclays boss Antony Jenkins — in the charity...

    20. April 21, 2015

      Mythology that blocks progress in Greece

      The Greek epic continues. It will not end well if the people involved do not recognise they are clinging on to myths. Here...

    21. April 21, 2015

      Robust Credit Suisse results leave Thiam with bigger challenge

      Tidjane Thiam’s task in restructuring Credit Suisse — already billed as one of the toughest in global finance — just became...

    22. April 21, 2015

      Goldman Sachs makes $20m investment in HFT tech provider

      Not much money in high-frequency trading? Goldman Sachs begs to differ. The US investment bank announced on Tuesday it had...

    23. April 21, 2015

      Greek debt deadlock hits share and bond prices

      Deadlock between Athens and its creditors triggered a sharp sell off in Greek markets on Tuesday as hopes for a bailout deal...

    24. April 21, 2015

      John Hourican quits as chief of Bank of Cyprus

      John Hourican has quit as Bank of Cyprus chief executive less than two years after the former Royal Bank of Scotland...

    25. April 21, 2015

      Fears over Credit Suisse equity overshadow strong earnings

      Concerns that Credit Suisse might need to raise equity overshadowed strong earnings growth in the first quarter as...

    26. FT Alphaville

      April 21, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Gazprom is next in the pipeline for Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s competition...

    27. April 20, 2015

      Greece’s gloomy future is Ireland’s unlamented past

      On the night that Ireland entered a bailout programme in late November 2010, a giddy, end-of-era mood gripped Dublin’s...

    28. April 20, 2015

      Double vote law risks bolstering control of dominant investor

      The control freaks are out in force for France’s annual meeting season, seizing on the unintended consequences of a law...

    29. Westminster Blog

      April 20, 2015

      Today in the election

      A summary of today’s events April 20 On Monday the Scottish National party – now the leading party north of the border –...

    30. April 20, 2015

      Hidden dangers that banking regulators fail to chart

      Nobody knows anything.” Applied to Hollywood, William Goldman’s words inspired optimism, but such words also apply to...

    31. April 20, 2015

      Marshall Islands calls for curbs on maritime carbon emissions

      The Marshall Islands, holder of one of the world’s largest shipping registries, has called for curbs on maritime carbon...

    32. April 20, 2015

      Japanese head of ADB plays down China-led rival AIIB

      The Japanese head of the Asian Development Bank has expressed scepticism about China’s move to establish a rival, saying the...

    33. FT Alphaville

      April 20, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Hundreds of refugees are feared dead after an overcrowded boat tipped over off...

    34. Gavyn Davies

      April 20, 2015

      Oil shock morphs into global monetary shock - again

      Ever since the collapse in oil prices started last summer, the behaviour of the global economy and financial markets has...

    35. April 19, 2015

      IMF chief encourages Greece to bring reforms to ‘fruition’

      Greece’s populist government must set aside politics and bring promised reforms to “fruition” to save its economy and avoid...

    36. April 19, 2015

      Deutsche Bank prepares to spin off Postbank

      Deutsche Bank is preparing to divest its Postbank retail operation in the latest strategy overhaul by a big global bank in...

    37. April 19, 2015

      UK bank shareholders want end to bonuses based on adjusted earnings

      Big shareholders in UK banks want lenders to stop paying bonuses based on adjusted earnings that exclude fines,...

    38. April 19, 2015

      Swiss pension schemes ‘bankrupt in 10 years’

      Swiss pension schemes will be bankrupt within 10 years unless Switzerland’s government wins public support for a radical...

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