Here's the Thomson Reuters Q1 Worldwide M&A league table.
One of JP Morgan Cazenove's most senior banks has resigned after the City watchdog announced it was fining him £450,000 for market abuse.
Royal Bank of Canada has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the 50% stake that it does not already own in the joint venture RBC Dexia Investor Services Limited (RBC Dexia) from Banque Internationale à Luxembourg S. A. (BIL) for total consideration of C$1.1bn in cash.
Many of the 'Too Big to Fail' banks are still extremely big - bigger in many cases than before the financial meltdown and subsequent rounds of forced consolidation.
Potential downgrades of banks including Morgan Stanley and UBS, which could have their credit ratings cut by Moody’s Investors Service to the lowest level ever, threaten to shake up Wall Street’s balance of power.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has announced the filing of a complaint in federal district court in New York charging the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) with conducting a multi-hundred million dollar wash sale scheme in connection with exchange-traded stock futures contracts.
Here's a few links to some interesting Bloomberg, Daily Telegraph and Reuters stories currently doing the rounds.
Goldman Sachs has announced the retirement of John H. Bryan and Lois D. Juliber from Goldman Sachs Board of Directors and the appointment of a New Lead Director and New Audit Committee Chair
'So far you're missing a speculator, the financial bad guy', he wrote in the blog. 'Well, that would be me'.
ICAP Corporates LLC has announced the expansion of its soft commodities group to include a full-service cotton broking team.
Point72 Asset Management, the personal management firm of billionaire Steve Cohen, logged another strong quarter, according to early reports.
A leading member of Germany's Bundesbank has backed U.S. calls for unregulated "shadow banking" to be subjected to stress-testing.
Here's some of this year's April Fools jokes.