Statement of G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors
Here's a selection of links to interesting articles doing the rounds on the subject of the current market turmoil.
Standard & Poor's has lowered its long-term sovereign credit rating on the United States of America to 'AA+' from 'AAA' and affirmed the 'A-1+' short-term rating.
Rogue trader Nick Leeson appeared on BBC Radio 4 Friday, and was interviewed alongside his former boss, Peter Norris.
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) reported its first half operating profit Friday.
Here's the latest from Cityboy.
Here's this week's Thomson Reuters Investment Banking Scorecard.
Collins Stewart Hawkpoint plc, the leading independent financial advisory group based in the UK and ICICI Securities Ltd, the investment banking subsidiary of ICICI Bank, Indias largest private sector bank, are pleased to announce a broad alliance to co-operate with each other in growing their business franchises.
John Paulson was born on December 14th (1955 for those who care about such things).
Here are 3 damning comments about possibly the worst bank merger in history.
It could be said that the job of bridge toll collector was invented in San Francisco. In 1968, the Golden Gate Bridge became the world’s first major bridge to start employing people to take tolls.
HSBC’s Swiss bankers aggressively marketed a device that would allow its clients to avoid a new tax introduced under a treaty Switzerland signed with the European Union, the HSBC files reveal.
Despite new rules that favor defendants, the government has probably not played its last card on insider trading, says this hedge-fund lawyer.