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Bob Diamond Resigns From Barclays – But Who Should Replace Him ?

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Bob Diamond's departure from the chief executive's chair at Barclays leaves a vacancy that many analysts believe will be hard to fill. Without any obvious succession planning, the bank's board is being forced to cast its net wide and consider candidates from all corners of the industry. That said, there are several candidates who have emerged on the leaderboard.



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RBS gets favourable decision in U.S. lawsuit

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday declined to hold Royal Bank of Scotland liable for allegedly defrauding investors in its American depositary shares by downplaying its subprime asset exposure prior to the global financial crisis.