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'Beyond Petroleum?' BP Goes Back to Basics


BP is inaugurating Earth Day as a markedly less "green" company - highlighting how certain business realities have run headlong into the once lofty expectations surrounding alternative energy.

Scottish Currency Options: Not A Simple Matter

Bernie Madoff 50 Pound

Those pressing for a yes vote in next year's referendum on Scottish independence need to convince voters that the country will prosper under a new currency and macro-economic regime. This will prove difficult, not because the current system is perfect but because all options have drawbacks.



Deutsche Bank - Foyer Bridge

People News: HSBC, Deutsche Bank.

Diana Cesar was named HSBC’s chief executive for Hong Kong after 15 years with the bank, including her most recent role, as head of retail banking and wealth management in the city.

Businessman In Pool

C Suisse nearing dark pool settlement

Credit Suisse will pay more than $80m to settle state and federal authorities’ allegations that it didn’t fully disclose to its clients how it operated its dark pool, according to a person familiar with the matter.