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    1. 3 hours ago

      Goldman Sachs names Karen Cook chairman of investment banking

      At a time when senior dealmakers are increasingly fleeing big banks for smaller advisory firms, Goldman Sachs is making sure...

    2. 6 hours ago

      Free Lunch: Still too big to fail

      Do we still have the bankers' backs? As the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank financial reform act approaches, the New...

    1. 18 hours ago

      Bank living wills reveal Wall St victims

      Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and Morgan Stanley would cease to exist under “living wills” the banks have drawn up to show how...

    2. July 6, 2015

      Holder: big penalties changed bank culture

      Eric Holder, the former US attorney-general who oversaw the biggest post-crisis financial investigations in history, said...

    3. July 2, 2015

      JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley chiefs top banker pay league table

      JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon regained the title of the world’s best paid bank chief executive last year, and has now topped the...

    4. July 2, 2015

      US banks boost market share as European rivals lose ground

      The six biggest US investment banks all increased their market share in the first half of the year, while their top European...

    5. June 25, 2015

      Prepare for fireworks from America’s populist left

      If you mention the words “Elizabeth Warren” on Wall Street, many bankers metaphorically foam at the mouth. No wonder. In the...

    6. June 24, 2015

      The golden age of banking was not always glorious

      Since the financial crisis, there has been a noticeable longing to return to the way banks worked in times past. In a radio...

    7. June 22, 2015

      Wall Street pays tribute to Jimmy Lee at memorial service

      Wall Street bankers and corporate chief executives paid tribute to Jimmy Lee on Monday at a memorial service for the late...

    8. June 18, 2015

      How bitcoin could make back-office banking more rock ’n’ roll

      The business of securities settlement ought to look like a club night with Pete Tong. Just as the DJ and electronic music...

    9. June 18, 2015

      Jimmy Lee, investment banker and dealmaker, 1952-2015

      Jimmy Lee, the vice-chairman of JPMorgan Chase, was best known for making deals, from IBM’s first syndicated loan in the...

    10. June 17, 2015

      Wells Fargo and HSBC banned from new mortgage servicing business

      Wells Fargo, the US’s largest mortgage lender, and HSBC have been banned from taking on new mortgage servicing activities...

    11. June 17, 2015

      Securities regulators’ group calls for end to ‘safe havens’

      Countries such as Venezuela, Ghana and Kazakhstan need to sign up to information-sharing agreements between securities...

    12. June 17, 2015

      Fitch warns on repo threat to bank funding

      An important source of short-term funding for banks remains vulnerable in the event of substantial bond-market turmoil,...

    13. June 17, 2015

      US banks to unveil stress test findings

      Dozens of midsized banks in the US have begun to report on how they would cope in the event of a severe shock to the system,...

    14. June 16, 2015

      Boring banking makes a comeback

      Do the almost simultaneous announcements this month of a new regime at Deutsche Bank, and an extensive restructuring at...

    15. June 16, 2015

      Top US bank executives abandon share sale taboo

      It was called the “blood oath”. The management team of Sandy Weill, an architect of the modern Citigroup and mentor to Jamie...

    16. June 16, 2015

      Small US banks left behind by dithering Congress

      Cruising past the leafy verges and homespun businesses of Americus, Georgia, a banker named Rick Whaley points to another...

    17. June 14, 2015

      ‘Pedigree: How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs’ by Lauren Rivera

      Every winter, hundreds of young American football stars from the nation’s colleges descend on Indianapolis for the NFL...

    18. June 11, 2015

      City Insider: Flint sparks up HSBC’s defence

      Flint-hearted (Mansion House part 1) When George Osborne said in his Mansion House speech on Wednesday night he wanted...

    19. June 10, 2015

      US banks signal softer bond trading period

      US banks have warned of a softer period of bond trading in the second quarter, signalling that momentum has faded from a...

    20. June 8, 2015

      Banks’ post-crisis legal costs hit $300bn

      The total cost of litigation aimed at a group of the biggest global banks since 2010 has broken the £200bn ($306bn) barrier,...

    21. June 5, 2015

      You’ve reached JPMorgan, we won’t pay for voicemail right now

      I have sad news to report this week about our friends in finance. Bank employees are becoming more like the rest of us...

    22. June 2, 2015

      Keep finance safe but do not shut out the vulnerable

      Even a global financial institution cannot have operations in every city, town and village. Hence the need for...

    23. June 1, 2015

      US banks face challenger in US Treasuries

      Disruption is the new normal on Wall Street, as challengers emerge to take on the big banks in many areas of business. And...

    24. June 1, 2015

      Excess bank reporting a necessary evil to rebuild trust

      It was certainly a brave move. Equity analysts tend not to admit to anything other than comprehensive knowledge about the...

    25. May 31, 2015

      Stealth pays off at Wells Fargo investment arm

      Wells Fargo is quietly building the biggest investment bank no one has ever heard of. In the first quarter this year the...

    26. May 28, 2015

      Banks face pushback over surging compliance and regulatory costs

      The world’s biggest banks are coming under increasing pressure to control soaring compliance and regulatory costs, with...

    27. May 27, 2015

      JPMorgan told to provide communications with top Chinese official

      The US Securities and Exchange Commission has ordered JPMorgan to hand over any correspondence with Wang Qishan, one of the...

    28. May 27, 2015

      Dimon hits out at ‘lazy’ shareholders

      Jamie Dimon has hit out at “lazy” shareholders who followed proxy advisory services’ guidance to vote against his pay...

    29. May 27, 2015

      Wall St banks top London bonus league

      The top five investment banks paying the highest bonuses in London this year are all American, according to a survey...

    30. May 27, 2015

      Banks offer little investment attraction

      Is it at last time to buy financials? For any good contrarian, it looks as though there is a case. The sector has been out...

    31. May 25, 2015

      Banks warn on new risk assessment models for trading operations

      The world’s biggest banks are seeking to play on regulators’ fear of another flash crash in debt markets to lobby against...

    32. May 24, 2015

      US Senator Warren calls for hearings into bank waivers

      US Senator Elizabeth Warren and other lawmakers are calling for public hearings on whether banks accused of rigging foreign...

    33. May 22, 2015

      NY regulator raises spectre of further forex penalties for banks

      Wall Street banks risk new penalties over their rigging of foreign exchange markets, as New York’s banking regulator...

    34. May 22, 2015

      Risks not reflected in bank fine reaction

      Washington seems to have lost the power to shock Wall Street. Punishments this week for yet more bad bank behaviour totalled...

    35. May 21, 2015

      Shareholders punished for the sins of the trader

      In Liar’s Poker, Michael Lewis’s memoir of working on Wall Street in the 1980s, a novice trader offers this twisted view of...

    36. May 20, 2015

      Trader transcripts: ‘If you ain’t cheating, you ain’t trying’

      They were known as the “Cartel” or the “Mafia” among their peers. The unsubtle nicknames were given to a group of traders...

    37. May 20, 2015

      JPMorgan’s global think-tank uses big data to read US economy

      For decades policy makers and economists have sought data that would allow them to better understand how changes in...

    38. May 19, 2015

      JPMorgan investors protest over pay and end to joint chief role

      JPMorgan Chase’s board survived a shareholder vote on executive pay but suffered another significant vote calling for change...

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