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The financial world has been rattled by a rash of apparent suicides, with some of the best and brightest among the finance workers who have taken their lives since the start of the year.
Wells Fargo, which reported more profit than any other U.S. bank in 2013, left CEO John Stumpf’s annual compensation unchanged at $19.3m.
Jerome Kerviel, the former Societe Generale trader who brought the bank to the brink of collapse in 2008 by placing bets worth $69.5 billion has been sentenced to at least three years in jail but will shed the title of 'most indebted man on earth' after six years of legal battles.
JPMorgan Chase will sell its physical commodities unit to Mercuria Energy Group Ltd. for $3.5 billion, ending a five-year foray into owning and storing raw materials amid pressure from regulators to leave the business.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is taking aim at high-frequency trading, or what he calls 'insider trading 2.0'.
An investment vehicle for the virtual currency bitcoin has gained backing from some prominent investment firms, according to its parent company Pantera Capital Management.
Getting the house in order.
Bank of Montreal said it still considers its $1.2bn takeover of F&C Asset Management 'attractive' even after the U.K. money manager disclosed a key client will pull more money from its funds.
U.S. Senators Carl Levin and John McCain have urged the Justice Department to seek extradition of about 30 Swiss bankers and others who are charged with enabling offshore tax evasion and haven’t appeared in federal courts.
JP Morgan Chase agreed to pay $307m on Friday to settle charges that two of its wealth management units failed to disclose conflicts of interest when promoting investments to its wealthy clients.
Britain’s richest households have pulled further ahead of the rest of the population as house prices have accelerated, with the top 10% now owning almost half of the country’s £11.1tn total private wealth.
Brazil’s Supreme Court released André Esteves, former chief executive of the Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual, from jail on Thursday, but the fallen banking star is far from a free man.