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JPMorgan sues FDIC

Jamie Dimon

A five-year battle between the largest U.S. bank and one of its regulators escalated Tuesday when J.P. Morgan sued the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. over the messy 2008 purchase of Washington Mutual‘s banking operations.



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Julius Baer agrees to buy Commerzbank in Luxembourg

Julius Baer has announced that it has agreed to acquire Commerzbank International SA Luxembourg (‘CISAL’), a well-established and fully-licensed private banking franchise with close to EUR 3bn ($3.23bn) assets under management, from Commerzbank.