Perhaps it was the warmer winter that spurred economic activity in the eurozone, or maybe confidence was boosted by a financial firewall being erected around Greece to protect against a messy default.
A record £1bn was pulled out of funds investing in UK shares in March as investors took a cautious approach to investing ahead of the general election on 7 May and switched their focus to continental Europe.
The word on the Street.
'We are deeply troubled that the matter went this far'.
Ex-banker and whistleblower Bradley Birkenfeld tells how he came to be the man who ended the tradition of bank secrecy and got rich in the process.
Bill Gross of Janus Capital spoke with Bloomberg Television's Erik Schatzker about Wednesday's Federal Open Market Committee statement and the outlook for Federal Reserve policy, global bond markets and Pacific Investment Management Co.'s move to hire former Fed Chairman Ben S. Bernanke as an adviser.
Zach Barratt, a high-yield debt trader at Bank of America, left the bank to join Apollo Global Management’s credit business, according to two people with knowledge of the move.
The trial of a former Goldman Sachs programmer charged with stealing the investment bank’s high-speed trading code took a bizarre twist on Wednesday.
As stocks have risen over the past few years, "Dr. Doom" Marc Faber has become increasingly bearish.
Russia's central bank dramatically cut interest rates by 150 basis points to 12.5 percent Thursday, and signaled that it is likely to cut rates further soon.
Shari Noonan has resigned as a senior executive in Deutsche Bank's equities-trading department, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Citigroup, Bank of America and Comerica should move faster to restructure, including selling more assets, to catch up with competitors that are generating better returns, CLSA’s Mike Mayo said.
A currency trader from the Cartel chatroom -- the instant-messaging group the U.S. government named in wringing guilty pleas from five global banks - has been helping prosecutors who are trying to build foreign-exchange manipulation cases against individuals, according to two people familiar with the matter.