Those who watched Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund a year ago say he played a blinder. Although he was to leave Washington under a cloud shortly afterwards, DSK impressed with his no-nonsense approach to his fellow Europeans.
GHOST is the smash-hit West End musical based on the award-winning movie that captured the hearts and imaginations of a generation back in the 90s.
Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman tells FOX Business rumors that he wants to buy all of Smith Barney are 'media speculation' and 'it would take something extraordinary' to change their purchasing plan. He also confirms that the firm is not currently planning headcount reductions.
Some you win....
Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman spoke to Bloomberg TV's Erik Schatzker about the company's first-quarter profits reported Thursday, its credit rating and financial regulation.
Here's a few links to some interesting Bloomberg, New York Times and Reuters stories currently doing the rounds.
IMF managing director Christine Lagarde spoke with Bloomberg Television's Margaret Brennan and said that she expects more contributions on top of the $320bn raised and 'I look at this pot of money as an umbrella…there are clouds on the horizon'.
No one like's a good news story - especially if it's to do with someone else's compensation.
Bob Diamond appears to believe that when Barclays does well, he has played a large part in its success, and when it does badly, his stewardship is of only marginal importance.
The outlook for corporate profits is getting worse, and it's not just about the battered energy sector.
Living standards have been thrust to the centre of the general election campaign as official figures showed Britain is undergoing the slowest recovery since the 1920s and GDP per head still remains lower than levels before the recession.
Elliott Advisors has accused Alliance Trust of using scare tactics to repel its proposed shake-up of the investment company and has stepped up its attack on chief executive Katherine Garrett-Cox.