One of Switzerland’s two global banks was conspicuously absent from the Innovation in Finance conference in April at the Dolder Grand, a castlelike hotel overlooking Zurich.
Amazon is overhauling the way it pays royalties to self-published authors on its e-book platform, by rewarding them based on the number of pages of their book that have been read.
Greece’s date with destiny started with its upstart prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, being slapped on the face.
Like a husband forgiven for countless infidelities, Greek leader Alexis Tsipras is back in Brussels with a wink and a smile and yes, another kiss and make-up proposal. Only this time, it looks like the marriage is saved.
The most expensive divorce in history may soon become the most expensive divorce reduction in history.
While most of the internet has been trying to decide which woman should take Alexander Hamilton’s spot on the $10 bill, former US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke has been compiling a list of reasons why Hamilton should stay. And who should go instead.
Royal Bank of Scotland does not yet have a date when its new chairman, Sir Howard Davies, will join its board, after announcing he would not take up his seat as planned on Tuesday this week.
It was too good to be true.
Houlihan Lokey has announced that it has acquired MESA Securities (MESA), a leading New York-based independent advisory firm that provides mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and other strategic advisory services to clients in both traditional and digital media and entertainment. The transaction closed on June 19, 2015.
Another rock star moves on.
Pacific Investment Management Co. cut its workforce by 68 people, or about 3%, and is offering buyouts as assets under management have fallen in recent years, according to a memo obtained by Bloomberg.
Credit Suisse said an internal investigation has found no evidence that a former banker, Sérgio Firmeza Machado, used his position at the bank to help his father funnel illicit campaign donations to Brazilian politicians as part of a sweeping corruption scandal.
A former Goldman Sachs banker who pleaded guilty to receiving documents that had been misappropriated from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York has been banned from the financial industry.