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The Evening Standard reports that JPMorgan is mulling over a possible move to Docklands, joining Bank of America, Barclays Capital, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, HSBC, Lehman Brothers, Morgan Stanley and a raft of other firms. If the move goes ahead, the only top-tier investment banks remaining in the so-called 'square mile' will be Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch and UBS.
CNN recently published details of the 101 'Dumbest Moments in Business'. There were a few which took in the financial markets. Here they are:
If you work in HR in the financial markets (or if you just work in the financial markets and have a people-related 'issue') we want to hear from you.
Reuters reports that although the top US investment banks all posted record sales and trading revenues last year, some firms were more 'efficient' than others - that's according to rankings released by Bernstein Research.
The Daily Telegraph reports that ITV has joined the ranks of Cadbury Schweppes, J Sainsbury, WHS Smith and a raft of other clients and ditched ABN Amro's Hoare Govett as corporate broker. ITV has, however, retained both Citigroup and UBS.
Citigroup is just one of a number of firms which has suffered from the recent increase in spam e-mails. Quite naturally, the company has tightened its firewalls. The trouble is, according to firm insiders, Citigroup's newly fortified firewalls are blocking legitimate business e-mails, and causing more problems than they are solving. IT, it seems, is bogged down with dockets asking for servers which have been added to a blocked list to be removed.
The Sunday Telegraph reports that Man Group, the world's largest publicly-traded hedge fund, has hired five investment banks, including Citigroup and Merrill Lynch, to handle the planned IPO of Man Financial, its US brokerage business. The unit is set to be valued at between $5bn and $7bn.
The Financial Times has just released details of its top 100 global business school rankings.
Dealbreaker has pointed out that Phobialist.com details hundreds of phobias. Here are our favourities: