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      Wells Fargo to target millennials in mortgage lending push

      Wells Fargo, the biggest provider of US home loans, is poised to boost mortgage lending again after pulling back...

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      Wells Fargo: keeping it real

      John Stumpf, chief executive of Wells Fargo, says his bank serves the “real economy”. That formulation is a precise if...

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    1. May 26, 2016

      Fed hands financial stocks a break

      None of the Federal Reserve officials hinting at an interest rate rise this summer would ever be as definitive as to...

    2. May 24, 2016

      Wells Fargo downgrades financial targets on back of low rates

      Wells Fargo on Tuesday highlighted the pain persistently low interest rates and tougher regulations are inflicting on...

    3. May 24, 2016

      US court opens door over Libor claims

      A US appeals court has opened the door for more claims against the big banks for rigging benchmark interest rates, by...

    4. May 23, 2016

      Leveraged loans: who’s your daddy

      If success has many fathers, regulators — when it comes to the decline in risky merger lending — probably think of...

    5. May 20, 2016

      Goldman investors revolt over executive pay

      Goldman Sachs became the latest bank to sustain a shareholder protest over executive pay on Friday when about a third...

    6. May 16, 2016

      US community banks keep up fight to be heard among big rivals

      When JPMorgan Chase’s Jamie Dimon called Camden Fine a “jerk” last week on US network television, the US community...

    7. May 9, 2016

      Prime money market funds pull back from short-dated debt paper

      New regulations are leading US prime money market funds to pull back from investing in the short-dated debt market for...

    8. May 5, 2016

      JPMorgan Securities on Hong Kong ‘name and shame’ list

      JPMorgan Securities has found itself on a “name and shame” list in Hong Kong after the stock exchange turned down an...

    9. May 2, 2016

      Dudley sees gaps in Fed’s emergency lending powers

      A top Federal Reserve official has warned of “significant gaps” in the central bank’s ability to provide emergency help...

    10. May 1, 2016

      US bank chief calls for higher minimum wage

      The head of a the biggest union-owned US bank is leading a charge for higher minimum wages across the sector, saying...

    11. May 1, 2016

      US banks sound caution on commercial property loans

      Top US bankers have sounded caution over commercial real estate lending as concerns rise that bubbles are forming in...

    12. April 29, 2016

      US banks whistling a happy tune on credit cards — for now

      In an era of mobile payments and point-of-sale loan apps, the round-cornered credit card can seem like a throwback. Yet...

    13. April 29, 2016

      Banks raise prospect of court action over Fed dividend cuts

      One of America’s top banking lobby groups has raised the prospect of suing Congress over its decision last year to...

    14. April 27, 2016

      Libya fund accuses Goldman Sachs of breaching its own rules

      The brother of a top Libyan official who secured an internship at Goldman Sachs was paid a pro-rata salary of £36,000...

    15. April 26, 2016

      Citigroup shareholders in rebellion over executive pay

      Shareholders in Citigroup staged a significant rebellion over its executive pay scheme on Tuesday as more than a third...

    16. April 25, 2016

      Talwar has big task as Goldman Sachs moves into online lending

      Harit Talwar has a big job on his hands. Hired as a partner last year by Goldman Sachs in New York, he is spearheading...

    17. April 25, 2016

      Goldman’s retail move follows the money

      Goldman Sachs has long been too cool to put a nameplate on its biggest office buildings. But for how much longer? For...

    18. April 24, 2016

      Goldman Sachs opens to the masses

      For almost 150 years Goldman Sachs has been the go-to bank of the rich and powerful. But now the Wall Street titan is...

    19. April 22, 2016

      Week in Review, April 23

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Amazon and Netflix slug it out in...

    20. April 22, 2016

      Investment banks can endure tougher times

      If Goldman Sachs is suffering, the investment banking business cannot be in prime condition. Goldman’s profits for the...

    21. April 21, 2016

      US finance professionals face fresh pay crackdown

      Thousands of US finance professionals from Wall Street traders to brokers and investment bankers face new restrictions...

    22. April 21, 2016

      Banks score victory in fightback on capital

      Banks scored a coup in their fightback against rising capital requirements as global standard-setters dropped plans to...

    23. April 21, 2016

      How Goldman Sachs’ vampire squid became a flattened slug

      A decade ago, Goldman Sachs reported that its return on common shareholder equity had hit a dazzling 39.8 per cent. It...

    24. April 19, 2016

      US banks endure biggest drop in revenues since 2011

      The six biggest US banks have suffered their steepest decline in quarterly revenues since 2011, after a profound slump...

    25. April 19, 2016

      Goldman’s profits tumble 56% as revenue dives

      Goldman Sachs’s profits more than halved after across-the-board falls in revenues, bringing down the curtain on a...

    26. April 18, 2016

      Morgan Stanley results easily clear low bar

      Morgan Stanley’s first-quarter results demonstrated one of Wall Street’s ancient laws: if you set the bar low enough,...

    27. April 18, 2016

      Morgan Stanley profit falls by half

      Morgan Stanley slashed pay in the first quarter, delivering results that beat analysts’ expectations despite big falls...

    28. April 17, 2016

      Hopes rise for Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs results

      Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs are set to round out the first-quarter earnings season for the biggest US banks, with...

    29. April 17, 2016

      Why megabanks do not want to think about death

      It isn’t just humans that shrink from the thought of their own mortality. Banks too have an aversion to dwelling on the...

    30. April 15, 2016

      Citi hit by sharp drop in investment bank profits

      Citigroup will remove another hangover from its 2008 meltdown by ceasing to break out results for its “bad bank”, but...

    31. April 15, 2016

      City Insider: Dissidents kick up a storm at The Queen’s Club

      The Queen’s Club: just not tennis What’s a hedge fund activist to do when there’s a dearth of corporate activity? Why...

    32. April 14, 2016

      US banks spell out toll of low oil prices

      Three of America’s biggest banks have each taken $500m hits on their energy portfolios and warned of more pain to come,...

    33. April 14, 2016

      BofA consumer business shows gains

      For years, Bank of America’s profits were held down by multi-billion-dollar litigation settlements. When they slowed...

    34. April 13, 2016

      Bank living wills: Citigroup leads the pack

      It has been so long since the financial crisis that Citigroup has emerged as a model institution. Perhaps the...

    35. April 13, 2016

      JPMorgan profits fall but by less than feared

      JPMorgan Chase salvaged a grim quarter for its investment banking unit by pushing up revenues in its consumer business,...

    36. April 13, 2016

      US rejects ‘living wills’ of five banks

      Five big US banks including JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America have been warned by regulators to reform or face harsh...

    37. April 13, 2016

      JPMorgan cuts 20% of relationship managers at Asia private bank

      JPMorgan has axed as many as 30 staff from its Asia private bank unit as it moves to focus on a smaller pool of richer...

    38. April 12, 2016

      US banks: many happy returns

      As grim as the current predicament is for US banks, each is required to contemplate something even more nasty....

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