Republicans won the North Carolina governor’s office from Democrats to take control of 30 U.S. statehouses, the most in more than a decade.
The Board of Directors of The Goldman Sachs has announced the appointment of Mark Edward Tucker as an independent director of the firm, effective immediately.
'He walked out the door the next day and never came back', said one person familiar with the situation.
Colm Kelleher, who will take over as sole head of Morgan Stanley’s (MS) investment bank as his counterpart and past rival Paul J. Taubman exits, now faces the challenge of improving returns at the firm’s biggest business.
HSBC is staying in the UK – at least until 2015.
The longest weather-related shutdown of U.S. stock trading since 1888 ended October 31st without incident, while underscoring how vulnerable the world’s biggest financial market remains to disasters.
Hot on the heels of the Libor scandal and money-laundering at HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank comes the allegation that Barclays Bank attempted to manipulate the US energy markets to make profits.
London's financial sector will lay off 13,000 staff in 2013 after a weak year for dealmaking, a study forecast on Tuesday.
Fired bankers suing for unfair dismissal and unpaid bonuses have found little success at London’s specialty employment courts as continuing anger over the financial crisis has left judges unsympathetic.
Jessica Mang, one of the ex- girlfriends of former Mizuho International investment banker Thomas Ammann, said she bought shares at his request because she wanted to show that she trusted him.