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Top firm plans hiring spree

Now Hiring

Mizuho Financial Group, which vaulted to the top spot among Japan’s mergers advisers this year by working with Japan Post Holdings and Itochu, plans to build on that position by hiring bankers in the U.S. and Asia.

Bitcoin gets a rival-how will it fare ?


A new alternative to bitcoin was launched in London Wednesday with official trading for the technology beginning next week on a global exchange based in Hong Kong.



London At Night

Hedge fund demands for London office space drops

Hedge funds and private equity firms took the least amount of office space in central London since the start of 2012 in the first quarter, according to broker Cushman & Wakefield, as sputtering global growth and increased regulation deterred startups.