Chrysler Group LLC Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne talks about the impact of Japan's earthquake on production.
Credit Suisse has announced that it has raised $5.5m in relief funds for victims of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Jefferies has announced a total donation of $5.25m to ten organizations providing immediate help to victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
With banks and other financial markets firms in the news more often than not for the wrong reasons these days, the unfolding disaster in Japan brings an opportunity for companies to underline that they really have learned about giving back to society.
Naomi Fink, a Japan strategist at Jefferies & Co., talks about the impact of the March 11 earthquake and its aftermath on the country and her investment strategy.
Hundreds of cars streamed south of Japanese areas devastated by last week’s earthquake and tsunami as a few dozen technicians battled to contain fires and radiation leaks at the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power station.
Here's a post we've just had in from a foreign banker based in Tokyo.
Here's the press release issued 16th March.
Here's a comment in from one of our readers on the 'A Post From A Foreign Banker In Tokyo' item.
Although the Tokyo-based International Bankers Association has issued a statement signed by 16 of the biggest global banks which confirms that they are currently operating a policy of 'business as usual' in Japan, Reuters reports that foreign bankers are fleeing Tokyo 'en masse', after 'fears of a large aftershock and reports of radiation from damaged nuclear power plants' has caused further panic and accelerated the exodus from Japan's capital city.