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C Suisse and UBS battle it out

UBS building

One of Switzerland’s two global banks was conspicuously absent from the Innovation in Finance conference in April at the Dolder Grand, a castlelike hotel overlooking Zurich.

Houlihan Lokey acquires MESA Securities

Houlihan Lokey Logo Large

Houlihan Lokey has announced that it has acquired MESA Securities (MESA), a leading New York-based independent advisory firm that provides mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and other strategic advisory services to clients in both traditional and digital media and entertainment. The transaction closed on June 19, 2015.



Courtroom Gavel

Jury reaches verdict on one Barclays trader in libor case

The jury in the trial of five former Barclays traders over Libor-rigging allegations said they’ve reached a decision on one of the defendants, and were told by the judge that he would accept a non-unanimous verdict on the rest after the panel said they’d reached an impasse.