Here's a couple of interesting facts you might not have known:
According to Dealogic data, Goldman Sachs topped the worldwide M&A advisory league table in 2009.
There was a decent article in The Guardian over the weekend about Helena Morrissey, CEO of UK fund manager Newton.
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CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) - Bank of America Corporation today reported a net loss of $1.2 billion, or $0.16 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2010, including the previously announced goodwill impairment charge of $2.0 billion in the Home Loans and Insurance segment.
We've been reading Greg Farrell's truly excellent 'Crash of the Titans - Greed, Hubris, The Fall of Merrill Lynch & the Near Collapse of Bank of America'.
Bloomberg reports that RBS Securities is counting the cost of what looks like a silly error made by one of its staff who is alleged to have sent out an 'unauthorized' e-mail to clients concerning the planned IPO of US TV ratings company Nielsen Holdings.
Shares in Morgan Stanley rose 4.58% in New York trading Thurdsay, after the firm posted a 35% increase in Q4 earnings.
JPMorgan has announced that Jimmy Elliott, a 14 year veteran of JPMorgan, will become Global Chairman of Mergers and Acquistions.
The City watchdog has hit financial firms with nearly £1.5bn of penalties so far this year – more than three times the record level of fines it levied in 2013.
A former Amazon employee embroiled in a legal battle with the online retailer is set to go on hunger strike in an attempt to force the company to change business practices which he calls “deceptive and fraudulent”.
The Senate has rapped the Federal Reserve on the knuckles for the central bank’s failure to oversee big banks who bullied their way into dominant positions in commodities like copper and aluminum.