Remember when Manchester United's Ryan Giggs won the award in 2009 pretty much because of the dearth of competition? That won't be happening this year. Paul Moore says the whole of Team GB should win the award.
The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has fined BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited (BIM) £9,533,100 for failing to protect client money adequately by not putting trust letters in place for certain money market deposits, and for failing to take reasonable care to organise and control its affairs responsibly in relation to the identification and protection of client money.
The reputation of Barclays bank took an enormous blow during the Libor rate-fixing scandal, a YouGov poll reveals, plunging its standing to below the depths endured by oil company BP during the 2010 Gulf of Mexico blowout when 11 rig workers were killed.
Mark Zuckerberg has called Facebook's stock market debut disappointing but said the company was set to bounce back. "Some days are hard, some days kick ass," the firm's billionaire co-founder told an audience at TechCrunch's Disrupt conference in San Francisco in his first interview since the company's disastrous initial public offering in May.
Central London based, salary in the region of £300,000 and for a fixed eight-year term, the prestigious role needs a "strong communicator", with "good interpersonal skills" and "a person of undisputed integrity and standing".
Bradley Birkenfeld, the former UBS banker who went to prison after telling the Internal Revenue Service how the bank helped thousands of Americans evade taxes, secured a whistle-blower award of $104 million, the largest individual federal payout in U.S. history.
Deutsche Bank will cut jobs and review its pay practices to help boost profitability as capital requirements rise and Europe’s debt crisis drags on.
Le Credit Suisse a nommé Serge Fehr responsable de la Région Genève et responsable des activités private banking domestiques de cette région. Il succèdera à Manuel Jetzer qui a souhaité occuper d’autres fonctions au sein de la banque.
Cristina Alesci reports on big names that have made headlines in Tuesday's top stories.
England played out a hard fought draw with Ukraine at an alarmingly subdued Wembley Stadium with Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard scoring the equaliser from the penalty spot after Ukraine had taken the lead with a rasping drive.