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Goldman Sachs could rise to $239 a share were all its businesses to peak at once, said Brad Hintz, an analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein.

Former Bank of England deputy earns knighthood

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Paul Tucker, the former deputy governor of the Bank of England, is among several figures from the world of finance to receive a knighthood in the New Year honours list, despite claims that he was involved in the Libor interest-rate fixing scandal.

Featured Recruiter - GQR Global Markets

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GQR Global Markets - the award-winning Banking & Finance, Commodities & Energy and Information Technology search firm - is expanding its New York operations with the acquisition of new space in Midtown Manhattan, New York.

UBS to face penalties

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The Shanghai Stock Exchange will take measures against brokerages including a UBS unit and China International Capital for sell orders that caused stocks to plunge on December 20th, a bourse official said.




Banks could use bitcoin technology by 2016: Study

Capital markets could adopt the technology behind bitcoin as early as next year, revolutionizing the industry by enabling more secure transactions and creating new streams of revenue, according to a report by TABB Research.