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Swiss police are searching offices of the Geneva subsidiary of HSBC bank in an inquiry into alleged money-laundering.
Credit Agricole posted fourth-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates on higher earnings at the investment bank and lower provisions for doubtful loans.
Belfast International airport is to double its claim for damages against Aer Lingus to £40m over the airline’s move to a rival airport.
Nomura has announced plans to reorganize three core companies in its Asset Management division: Nomura Asset Management (NAM), Nomura Funds Research and Technologies (NFR&T), and Nomura Private Equity Capital (NPEC).
Allan Leighton, the former Asda executive who is lined up to be the Co-op’s new chairman, has accepted a 34.3m Danish kroner (£3.4m) payoff from Pandora, the jewellery brand, where he steps down as chief executive next month.
FXCM, the foreign currency broker hammered by the Swiss National Bank's decision to remove its cap on the franc's value last month, will stop trading selected currencies this week to protect against potential volatility caused by future central bank moves.
Bankers' pay have come under renewed scrutiny following the storm surrounding the European Union's move to cap bonuses , but a new report shows that around the world pay at the big institutions has fallen sharply since the onset of the financial crisis - while asset manager salaries have climbed steadily.
Princeton University received nearly $300 million in rare books and manuscripts from William H. Scheide, the largest donation in the school's history.
Wood Group, the energy services firm, will cut jobs this year after becoming the latest company to slash spending following the sharp fall in the price of oil.
More coffee, please! A Chicago woman is suing Starbucks for allegedly serving her too much ice and too little caffeine in its cold beverages.
Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has identified himself as Satoshi Nakamato, the pseudonymous creator of the digital currency bitcoin.
Warren Buffett says Wall Street's real source of wealth is not based on its strong investment acumen.