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IMF cuts 2015 global growth forecasts again


The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has trimmed its expected global growth forecasts for 2015 again and has warned that downside risks to the global economy appear "more pronounced."

Ex-UBS manager avoids jail

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A former Swiss banker who pleaded guilty to aiding Americans hide money from U.S. tax authorities was sentenced to five years probation and fined $150,000 in a West Palm Beach federal court on Monday, his lawyer said.



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Barclays bankers baby boost

Barclays said it’s letting staff in the U.S. take more time off after having a baby, following a trend on Wall Street to try and make it easier for bankers to “successfully integrate” their professional and personal lives.