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BNP 's Chair looks set to step down

BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas Chairman Baudouin Prot plans to step down this week, according to two people with direct knowledge of the decision. He would be at least the second senior banker to resign since the bank’s $8.97 billion fine for violating U.S. sanctions.

Dre tops rap 'rich list' on Apple-Beats deal

Beats By Dre

Apple's $3-billion acquisition of Beats earlier this year helped co-founder Dr. Dre jump to the top of Forbes' Hip-Hop Cash Kings list - but a hefty tax bill means he's not a billionaire just yet.

People news - Goldman Sachs

Green grass

Mitesh Parikh, Goldman Sachs' European head of spot foreign-exchange trading, is joining hedge-fund firm Balyasny Asset Management LP after 12 years at the bank, said a person with knowledge of the plans.



Tidjane Thiam

C Suisse slides to 27 year low

Credit Suisse plunged to a 27-year low as a sell-off across the industry compounded doubts about Chief Executive Officer Tidjane Thiam’s restructuring plans.