Few decisions in British economic policymaking have been so acclaimed in recent years as George Osborne's appointment of Canada's rock-star central banker, Mark Carney, as the man to drag the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street into the 21st century.
German business morale rose far more than expected in May, rebounding after two consecutive falls and suggesting Europe's largest economy is picking up steam after posting anaemic growth in the first quarter.
U.K. banks are still lending too little to the real economy, according to Andrew Haldane, the BoE's executive director for financial stability, and combating a "too big to fail" mentality is still unfinished business.
Investment bankers and God don’t have a great history. Lloyd Blankfein was much maligned after famously claiming to be doing God’s work in a Sunday Times article of 2009.
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Goldman Sachs has linked bonuses and promotions to employees’ success in protecting the firm’s reputation and put new restrictions on some client transactions to avoid a repeat of the damage to its standing in the wake of the financial crisis.
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The unexpected contraction in China's factory activity in May has heightened the risk of a further slowdown in the second quarter, after the world's second largest economy grew at its slowest pace in three years over January to March, said economists.
Say what you mean, and mean what you say. Investors are invariably disappointed in their ceaseless demands of US Federal Reserve chairmen.
U.K. Premier League soccer club Manchester United has refinanced 178 million pounds of its debt in an effort to save 10 million pounds a year, but one analyst said the move would do little to improve the club's finances.
The former chief executive of Volkswagen, Martin Winterkorn, will net a €1m (£740,000) annual pension from a €28.5m pot held with the disgraced carmaker, and could be in line for a €3.2m payoff after quitting on Wednesday.
Deutsche Bank has benefited from lower funding costs in part because investors confused it with Germany’s central bank, said Stefan Krause, a member of the company’s management board.
Standard Chartered has awarded its new boss Bill Winters £6.7m in shares, the bulk of which is intended to compensate him for quitting the hedge fund he was previously running.