The New York Post reports that, according to a new book being published in October, then US Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson placed an urgent call into JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon just days after the collapse of Lehman Brothers last September, asking Dimon to step in and acquire Morgan Stanley.
New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has released his report on bank bonus culture, which is he dramatically titles 'No Rhyme Or Reason - 'Heads I Win, Tails You Lose''. The contents will no doubt shock everyone, except those who work in the financial markets.
A group of 6 E&Y professionals are trying to raise £20,000 for the Prince's Trust before the end of October. The largest event will be a Black Tie Masked Ball in August.
Panic ensued at a Bank of America call center in Texas Thursday, as 144 staff were overcome with what was initially thought to be a carbon monoxide leak or a chemical weapons attacks. 34 people had to be taken to hosital. The symptoms included dizziness and being short of breath.
Spare a thought for the top dogs over at Goldman Sachs. Just when they thought it couldn't get much worse (what with all the stuff about bonuses and bailouts and all that), along comes an alleged 'sex' scandal.
The New York Observer reports that New York's finest real estate brokers came together at 133 East 64th Street (the home of Bernie and Ruth Madoff) earlier this month, to take a look round.
Here you go - back by public demand. This has got to be the year's wackiest story.
Remember the bit in 'Liar's Poker' where the wise old trader told newbie Michael Lewis to 'buy potatoes', after details of the nuclear disaster at Chernobyl first became known ?
Here Is The City and Channel 4 News are trying to establish the truth behind the claims that it's 'business as usual' in the City.
Clusterstock reminds us that, in 'the good old days', people 'regularly had sex in the office' (Ed's note - unfortunately, not in my office they didn't!). But, what with the recession and all that, all the physical stuff is a thing of the past.
Facebook reveals the ten most-talked about events of 2013 as the social network becomes an increasingly important tool for media sites.
Royal Bank of Scotland was facing fresh management upheaval on Tuesday night when the bailed-out bank's newly-appointed finance director suddenly quit.
Ma Sin-chi, a former Deutsche Bank managing director in Hong Kong, was sentenced to seven years in jail for accepting $3.2m in bribes.