So that's it - after seven long years of interest rates becoming increasingly boring, today the Bank of England's monetary policy committee (MPC) voted to cut the base rate to 0.25 per cent.
UK interest rates have been cut for the first time in seven years as part of a wide package of Bank of England measures to shore up the economy in the wake of the Brexit vote.
This clearly was a big deal.
Goldman Sachs has been ordered to pay $36.3 million relating to a case in which an-ex employee allegedly used regulatory information to win clients.
Morgan Stanley said an Italian prosecutor may seek as much as $3.21bn over allegations that derivatives the investment bank sold more than a decade ago were improper and unfairly unwound.
Wealth management firm Baird said Glen Clarke has joined its global investment banking business as a managing director in its global consumer team.
JPMorgan will use a computerized trading firm’s technology to access and trade in the U.S. Treasury market, marking a further step in the transformation of markets by electronic specialists.
UBS sold $1bn of the riskiest type of bank debt in Europe’s first sale of the bonds since Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.
Standard Chartered has been rooting out some of its clients as it cleans up its business in the wake of regulatory investigations, its chief executive has said as the emerging markets-focused bank returned to profit in the first half of 2016.
Almost 120,000 bitcoin worth around $78m has been stolen from Hong Kong-based Bitfinex, one of the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges, causing a 20% drop in the value of the currency.
The blockbuster proposed unification of the two heavyweights pushed the investment bank to the top of the standings this year for M&A.
The shortlist for the 2016 European Diversity Awards was announced today and paved the way for a battle of big businesses at the glittering ceremony - taking place at London’s Natural History Museum on Tuesday 29 November.