Craig Wright, the Australian computer scientist who claims to have created the cryptocurrency bitcoin in 2008 under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, has promised to provide fresh evidence to back up his claim.
Perhaps feeling the chill of a shareholder spring in the air, the chairman of RBS has urged those present at Wednesday's AGM to put the bank's performance into context.
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A weak start to the year in investment banking.
Tom Hayes has instructed solicitor Karen Todner to lead the next stage in his appeal, it was announced today, as he turns to crowdfunding to raise his legal fees.
Barclays should have given its traders more training on Libor and tighter rules on their communications, a senior executive at the bank told the trial of five former bankers charged with manipulating the benchmark.
UBS was downgraded at Morgan Stanley after the bank’s lower-than-expected first-quarter earnings muted the outlook for dividends.
CVC Capital Partners, the biggest European buyout firm, has hired HSBC’s most senior Southeast Asia dealmaker Alvin Lim, people with knowledge of the matter said.
David Hunt, chief executive officer of Prudential Financial’s $1tril asset manager, said the search for 10% returns can be dangerous for investors.
HSBC Private Bank is appealing a $78m fine imposed by Hong Kong’s securities regulator in connection with its sales of structured products including Lehman Brothers -related notes between 2003 and 2008.
For chancellors of the exchequer, annual International Monetary Fund meetings have not always been the happiest of occasions.
European bank stocks finished the quarter up on Friday, making it the index's best quarter since the first quarter of 2015.
Shares in Deutsche Bank have gyrated wildly before closing sharply higher amid speculation the embattled German lender was on the brink of a deal with the US authorities over a decade-old mis-selling scandal that would be less damaging to its finances.