From a corner conference room overlooking the Thames, Michael Sherwood, a vice chairman of Goldman Sachs, has the guts to voice publicly what many in London’s centuries-old financial district are increasingly worried about behind closed doors: that threats to Britain’s membership in the European Union are threats to British business.
BlackRock, the world’s largest money manager, hired Barry Knapp from Barclays to oversee a new strategies team for its active bond unit.
Bridgewater Associates, the largest hedge fund firm in the world, has posted modest, positive returns this year as others that bet on macroeconomic trends have faltered.
Worldwide announced Mid-Market M&A deals valued up to $500 million (including undisclosed value deals) totaled US$166.1 billion for the first quarter of 2014 – a 2.6% increase year-on-year.
A member of Britain's diplomatic service has won a 100,000 euro ($140,000) cash prize for his proposal outlining a blueprint for Britain after its potential exit from the European Union.
Putney based charity, The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability (RHN) is recruiting City workers to take part in an indoor rowing challenge atop City Hall on Thursday 11 June.
Staffers were asked to refrain from addressing him by name in the lobby.
Deutsche Bank was ordered to give four traders fired in a rate-rigging investigation their exact jobs back while a court is hearing an appeals bid by the lender over the issue.
A majority of private-equity firms inflate fees and expenses charged to companies in which they hold stakes, according to an internal review by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, raising the prospect of a wave of sanctions by the agency.
Citigroup agreed to pay $1.13bn to settle claims from mortgage-bond investors as it seeks to curb liabilities tied to the financial crisis. It took a $100m first-quarter charge.
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Barclays plans to shut most of its cash-equities business in the Asia-Pacific region as Chief Executive Officer Jes Staley pushes to reduce costs, according to people with knowledge of the matter.