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Yes, it's official. Everyone's now totally turned off hearing about Goldman Sachs.
Jesse Lauriston Livermore (July 26, 1877 - November 28, 1940), also known as the Boy Plunger and 'Great Bear of Wall Street', was an early 20th century stock trader. He was famed for making and losing several multi-million dollar fortunes and short selling during the stock market crashes in 1907 and 1929.
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Hell, I'm no apologist for former Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) CEO Sir Fred Goodwin, but I kind of understand why he would want details of his alleged affair with a subordinate at the bank covered up, and secured a 'super-injunction' (now lifted) to keep the lid on it.
Here's this week's Thomson Reuters Investment Banking Scorecard.
The Bank of England (the Bank) and the Financial Services Authority (FSA) have published a joint paper The Bank of England, Prudential Regulation Authority - Our approach to banking supervision setting out the current thinking on how the future Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) will approach the supervision of banks, building societies, credit unions and investment firms.
Nomura has announced its new two year UK charity partnership with Rainbow Trust. The campaign aims to raise £300,000 through employee fundraising activities and events. Rainbow Trust was selected through an employee vote in April this year.
BlackRock, Inc. (the 'Company') has announced that it has agreed to repurchase Bank of America Corporation's ('Bank of America') remaining ownership interest in BlackRock totaling 13,562,878 of its Series B Convertible Preferred Shares for approximately $2.545b.
Inmarsat shares have taken off after the successful launch of its second Global Xpress satellite on Sunday.
German and British regulators are examining Deutsche Bank’s systems and controls as questions have again arisen about the German lender’s reporting procedures.
He used over £2 million of investors’ money to fund his lifestyle. He spent over £1 million in a casino, over £200,000 on designer watches and shoes, £60,000 on foreign travel, and over £600,000 in bars and nightclubs in London, Miami and New York.