Yahoo has completed a long-awaited $7.6bn (£4.7bn) deal to sell back its 40% stake in China's Alibaba Group, generating a windfall that could help ease the pain of Yahoo shareholders who have endured the company's foibles during the past few years.
UBS was aware of a $3.6bn discrepancy in the trading accounts of alleged rogue trader Kweku Adoboli six weeks before he told the bank about his trading losses, a London court heard Tuesday.
Citigroup’s $4.7bn pretax writedown of its Morgan Stanley Smith Barney stake probably won’t reduce a profit-sharing plan’s award for CEO Vikram Pandit that could total $24m.
Russell Wasendorf Sr., founder of the bankrupt commodities firm Peregrine Financial Group Inc., pleaded guilty to stealing more than $100m from its customers.
Rarely can a movement have been so hastily obituarised as Occupy Wall Street.
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The City trader accused of fraudulently gambling away £1.4bn of his bank's money had lost £123,000 of his own cash through a spread betting account, a court heard.
A few months ago, the Bank for International Settlements, which acts as a bank for the world’s central banks, warned in its annual report that 'the financial sector needs to recognize losses' and 'adjust balance sheets to accurately reflect the value of assets'. We are starting to get a taste of what that means, and it’s not all bad.
Deutsche Bank has announced the Executive Committee for its integrated Asset & Wealth Management division. Michele Faissola will chair the committee.
Five years on from the start of the financial crisis, being a socially responsible corporate citizen is still not a top priority for many business leaders in financial services, new research from the Economist Intelligence Unit shows.
Cantor Fitzgerald is escalating a contract dispute with its former head of investment banking, Steven Kantor, suing Tuesday in a bid to force him to repay $9m in loans.
The world’s biggest currency traders have lost market share to smaller banks, according to Greenwich Associates.
An American sales executive is suing for wrongful termination after she was fired from her job for uninstalling an app that let her employer track her location 24 hours a day, even while she was off-duty.