KPMG said late on Monday it had fired a senior partner in the accounting firm's Los Angeles office for allegedly providing inside information to an unnamed third party, who then used that information to trade in stocks of several West Coast companies.
Credit Suisse and Julius Baer Group are ready to close the accounts of German clients who can’t prove they comply with their tax requirements, officials at both companies said.
Lab49 UK Limited is a rapidly growing technology consulting firm that builds advanced solutions for the financial services industry. Clients include many of the world’s largest investment banks, hedge funds and exchanges.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued subpoenas to ICAP brokers and as many as 15 Wall Street banks as part of an investigation into possible price manipulation of benchmark interest-rate swaps, according to people familiar with the matter.
By Neil Irwin
Sorry Roman. You've been eclipsed.
In case you missed them, here's last week's top stories.
Wood Norton is a stunning newly refurbished country house hotel in Worcestershire, with Stratford, the Cotswolds and the Malvern Hills on the doorstep.
Nick Leeson is back.
Some poor staffer over at CNN is in for it - the US news channel has run a photo of former UK Prime Minister Maggie Thatcher - who died this morning - with disgraced DJ and TV presenter Jimmy Savile.
When the folks who run the LeBron James Family Foundation want to track the academic progress of students it helps, they turn to an unlikely developer of software programs: JPMorgan Chase.
China’s stock-market collapse has put an abrupt end to Citic Securities’ ascent among the world’s biggest brokerages by market capitalization.
Royal Bank of Scotland has lost a bid to escape a U.S. regulator's lawsuit accusing it of misleading Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into buying $32bn of mortgage-backed securities ahead of the financial crisis.