The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission is settling charges against the bank for attempted manipulation and false reporting.
HSBC is set to appoint a new boss for its boardroom pay committee as current chair Sam Laidlaw is set to step down from the bank's board as early as next year.
Rex Tillerson, the boss of oil giant ExxonMobil, said cutting oil production was “not acceptable for humanity” as he fought off shareholders’ and activists’ attempts to force the company to fully acknowledge the impact of climate change on the environment and Exxon’s future profits.
As thousands of low-wage workers plan to protest at McDonald’s annual shareholder meeting in Chicago on Thursday the company’s former US boss has warned them: if the minimum wage goes up, McDonald’s is likely to replace them with robots.
Rich Ricci, the former head of Barclays investment banking and right-hand man of Bob Diamond, has warned that fintech startups will snatch market share from established financial institutions and change the landscape of banking.
Sad to report.
A tough week just got worse.
Citigroup has hired Ryota Himeno, Japan’s top-ranked transportation analyst, to boost coverage as it expands in the country.
Citigroup is the world’s largest currency trader by market share, according to a Euromoney Institutional Investor survey, the third straight year the bank has led the rankings.
Credit Suisse, the bank seeking to lower costs at its investment bank, cut two equity analyst positions in Dubai and reduced jobs in South Africa, including researchers covering stocks, according to people familiar with the matter.
Citigroup denied moving too slowly to close out a client’s trades in a lawsuit linked to the market turmoil that followed the Swiss National Bank’s surprise decision to scrap its currency cap last year.
THE value of UK M&A in the third quarter increased from the previous quarter despite Brexit uncertainty, according to EY which predicts the end of the so-called megadeal.