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The chief executive of the Swiss-based commodities trader saw his stake of almost 16% valued at just under £6bn at flotation in May.
Here's a note of those who passed in 2011. Gone but not forgotten.
The Archbishop of York has had a pop at banker bonuses (a bit late to be sure), but is he right to do so in any case ?
Here's a few links to some interesting Bloomberg, CNBC, New York Post and New York Times stories that are currently doing the rounds.
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking has announced a number of new appointments within its executive committee.
International M&A volumes decreased by 14% in the final quarter of 2011 compared to Q3 2011 and were down 18% compared to Q4 2010, according to the Ernst & Young M&A Tracker, released December 23rd.
After a promising start in the first two quarters, IPO activity dropped dramatically midway through the year, principally due to investors concerns about sovereign debt issues in Europe and Standard & Poor’s downgrade of US credit rating.
Some London Metal Exchange participants are apparently bandying around a figure of up to $500m.
U.S. courier delivery company FedEx has highlighted its intentions to expand globally with the purchase of Dutch-based rival TNT Express on Tuesday morning.
The Bank of England is expected to leave interest rates on hold at 0.5% this week, marking the first time in more than half a century that a government has enjoyed unchanged borrowing costs for its entire term.
The soaring value of the pound has battered Britain’s manufacturing exports, leaving the economy reliant on the consumer-driven services sector for growth, the CBI has warned.