Since Matteo Renzi grabbed the Italian premiership in February, Rome has fallen off the radar of most crisis watchers.
Before the sex tape, there were the emails.
Average house prices in London have jumped 19% in a year, with the typical cost of a property in one borough set to pass the £2m mark for the first time within weeks, according to new data.
Goldman Sachs said it was being investigated for its U.S. alternative trading system and for the potential misuse and circulation of non-public information related to its corporate developments.
A senior executive at Standard Chartered bank has complained that bankers are being treated "like criminals" when money laundering rules are broken.
Sir Philip Hampton, chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland, is thought to be preparing his exit from the bailed-out bank amid mounting expectations he will move to the same role at GlaxoSmithKline.
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'This was a baseless claim, and an unwarranted attack on our institution, our culture and values', said David Van Der Walt, the chief executive of Investec in London.
Bank of America is nearing a $16bn to $17bn record settlement with the U.S. Justice Department to end probes into sales of mortgage-backed bonds that fuelled the financial crisis, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Commerzbank accelerated the clean up of unwanted assets and posted an increase in second-quarter earnings due in part to a fall off in bad loans.
Two former Julius Baer private bankers pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to U.S. charges that they conspired to help U.S. taxpayers hide more than $600m in offshore accounts and evade paying taxes.
Citigroup will pay $23m to end private U.S. antitrust litigation claiming that it conspired to manipulate the yen Libor and Euroyen Tibor benchmark interest rates.
Morgan Stanley will pay $63m to settle a series of government lawsuits claiming the bank misrepresented securities it sold to banks that later failed, the Federal Deposit Insurance said in a statement Tuesday.