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Bankers Taught How To Be Killing Machines

Rex Kwon Do

Clusterstock reports that bankers at firms like Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan are said to have taken 'Target Focus Training' at the hands of martial arts expert Tim Larkin.

Banks Given Five More Days To Justify Bonuses

The Sunday Times reports that UK market regulator The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has given UK banks until the end of the week to justify why they should be allowed to make bumper bonus pay-outs this year-end.

The Vic Daniels Column - 26/10/09

As the father of two mixed race children, I did have a vested interest in tuning in to BBC's 'Question Time' last Thursday to witness BNP leader Nick Griffin's controversial appearance on the panel.

Firm Wins Bonus Case

Bloomberg reports that Commerzbank can claim victory, after a German labour court rejected claims from 13 former Dresdner Kleinwort bankers that they were entitled to higher bonus payouts for their efforts in 2008.

Morgan Stanley 's Q3 Earnings

'NEW YORK, October 21, 2009 - Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today reported income from continuing operations applicable to Morgan Stanley for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009 of $757 million, or $0.38 per diluted share, compared with a loss from continuing operations applicable to Morgan Stanley of $159 million, or $1.37 per diluted share for the second quarter.