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Things worth reading: 20th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Bank cost-cutting threatens free cash machines World’s top bankers excited over Trump presidency US bankers hatch two-stage Brexit plan for City Monte dei Paschi bailout ‘not an EU fudge’ says Dijsselbloem May’s ‘positive discussion’ with banks Barclays boss: UK will remain financial lungs of …

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Things worth reading: 19th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … City banks warn of Brexit job moves Credit Suisse finalizes $5.3 billion mortgage deal with U.S. Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank to close dozens of branches JP Morgan Chase pays $55m over racial discrimination Deutsche Bank takes the axe to staff bonuses Wall Street’s animal …

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Things worth reading: 18th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Voice trouble How finance is being taken over by tech Morgan Stanley’s profit doubles on bond-trading surge Deutsche Bank sees fourth quarter pretax impact of $1.2 billion from DoJ civil penalty The 5 most expensive buildings in the world City figures give stoic welcome …

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Things worth reading: 17th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Deutsche Bank, HSBC and five other big banks form ‘Digital Trade Chain’ consortium UBS CEO says bank has flexibility over passporting rights post-Brexit Metro Bank gets down to business The pound falls to its lowest level since October flash crash over fears Britain will …

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Things worth reading: 16th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Post-Brexit vote, UK leapfrogs Sweden and US in allure Fintech groups fall short on gender equality For HSBC, the future is robo-advice and Asia Pound plunges to lowest level since October flash crash as markets brace for ‘hard Brexit’ speech JPMorgan looks for big …

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Things worth reading: 13th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Exclusive: Morgan Stanley cuts bankers, bonuses as deals, IPOs stall – sources Worldpay founder to launch challenger bank Five signs this week that the UK economy is thriving post-Brexit Marine Le Pen’s nerve-jangling plans to revive the French franc UK companies would cope with …

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Things worth reading: 11th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … The Swiss central bank turned a record-setting loss into a massive profit Value of reported fraud in UK financial services falls sharply HSBC chairman: Brexit could trigger ‘Jenga tower’ of City job loses Exclusive: Banks forced to cover tracks of China’s forex regulator World …

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Things worth reading: 6th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … JP Morgan boss says France won’t lure City workers with current employment laws After Brexit Funding Circle gets £40m in state backing to tackle business loan squeeze ‘A major bank will fail’ Japanese insurance firm replaces 34 staff with AI Young to inherit more …

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Things worth reading: 3rd January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Commonwealth bank doors left unlocked on New Year’s Day Brexit: banks consider whether to start moving business out of UK Nationwide sees 10pc rise in customers thanks to Government account switching service China’s economy could grow 6.5 percent in 2017; devaluation could stabilize yuan: …

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Things worth reading: 22nd December 2016

Things we’re reading today include … A volatile calm – the paradox of 2016 financial markets Italy approves a €20bn bailout plan for its banks Monte dei Paschi on the brink of state bailout Deloitte apologises for Brexit memo Singapore convicts banker in 1MDB case JP Morgan fined £26m over …

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Things worth reading: 21st December 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Eurozone COLLAPSE fears as Italy demands £17BILLION bailout to prop up its ‘doomed’ bank London Stock Exchange in talks to sell French clearing house to Euronext Lloyds Bank swoops on credit card provider MBNA in £1.9bn deal What not to expect in 2017 Plastic …

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