Ross McEwan, CEO of the Royal Bank of Scotland, has been handed £1.5m of shares in the bank.
Leonardo DiCaprio has spoken out in defence of Martin Scorsese's Oscar-tipped black comedy The Wolf of Wall Street after the film was hit with a raft of negative publicity in recent weeks.
Taxpayers end 2013 with a £14.5bn loss from their stake in Royal Bank of Scotland, five years after the Edinburgh-based bank received a record-breaking government bailout.
Japan's Nikkei index may have clocked its biggest annual gain in over 40 years, but it wasn't 2013's best performing stock index.
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.
Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays, has admitted it could take as long as a decade for the bank, which has been implicated in a number of banking scandals, to regain customer trust.
Wells Fargo has agreed to pay Fannie Mae $591m to resolve repurchase demands on loans originated before 2009 and sold to the government-backed firm.
Senior staff at Goldman Sachs in London received average pay deals of £2.7m in 2012 – a 50% rise on 2011 – the company disclosed on Monday, shedding fresh light on the rewards on offer in the City as Brussels prepares to impose a cap on bonuses.
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.
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.
To be reviewed at the start of January.
Even after gas had its worst year since 2009 and coal slumped the most since 2007, European energy traders were disappointed by their bonuses for last year.
Graduates who consider themselves 'highly ethical' are shunning finance, New York Fed chief William Dudley says he hears from deans.