Global ECM activity up 11%
Global syndicated lending increases 9% from 2013
The Bank of England is preparing this week to scrutinise plans by major banks to insulate their high street operations from riskier investment banking activities.
Here's some of the dumbest things people have said / wrote.
A good start to the year!
These are said to be REAL life examples.
Ralph Wilson, Jr., the billionaire owner of the Buffalo Bills football team, gave the largest individual donation of the year, according to a ranking from the Chronicle of Philanthropy.
Taxpayers were left with a £10bn loss on their stake in Royal Bank of Scotland shares at the end of 2014.
Just how smart are you ?
City bankers were paid an average of £1.3m last year, taking home pay packages worth almost 50 times the average wage in the UK.
Tom Hayes, the former star trader jailed for market rigging, could lose his home after being ordered to repay almost £880,000 ($1.2m), deemed to be the proceeds of the crime.
Credit Suisse merged its global credit and structured finance groups on Wednesday as part of the bank's wider restructuring, according to a market source with knowledge of the situation.
Bank of America’s Japanese brokerage unit plans to reduce office space in Tokyo to cut expenses, people with knowledge of the matter said.