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Things worth reading: 23rd November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … HSBC closes Marine Le Pen bank account Federal Reserve interest rate rise expected in the ‘near term’ LSE lines up back-up boss as spat with top investor escalates Starling takes the challenger fight to big banks with European and wholesale push Uber’s messy data …

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Things worth reading: 22nd November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … EU’s Barnier Says Brexit Means Banks Lose EU Passporting Too-big-to-fail banks keep getting bigger Brexit: Banks to start shifting jobs from London NatWest admits online banking glitch as some customers struggle to log in HSBC slapped with record Hong Kong fine over sale of …

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Things worth reading: 21st November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … India’s biggest banks are piling on the losses, and investors are loving it Italian banks face long, uphill road to modernization It’s Frankfurt … and Paris: Goldman Sachs names post-Brexit hubs Future of Bitcoin limited by having no lender of last resort, BNP Paribas …

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Things worth reading: 20th November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Brexit Pushes EU Bank Regulator Into Arms of Continental Suitors The Future Of Banking Is In The Palm Of Your Hand When the last bank leaves town ‘We’ve been badly served by banks’: the small firms seeking ethical banking Increase in disgruntled employees stealing confidential …

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Things worth reading: 13th November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … 3,000 potential conflicts of interest at Bank of England Robots Could Replace 48,000 Employees At This Bank $1.89 trillion: Foreign bank lending to China hit a record high in 2017 Metro founder Vernon Hill celebrates a full year of profits and 1.1m accounts Wall …

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Things worth reading: 10th November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … ING, a Dutch bank, finds a winning digital strategy How Equitable Bank reshaped its culture for a future of mobile-first finance How Some Small Banks Are Firing the Fed Gordon Brown turns on Tony Blair over Bank of England independence Top LSE investor ramps …

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Things worth reading: 9th November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … A London startup has managed to make banking cool among hipsters Bank of Amazon? Facebook Financial? Regulator could open banking to tech giants Revolut is applying for a European banking license to become a true bank State Bank of India Launches Blockchain Technology-Based Know …

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Things worth reading: 8th November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … This Bank CEO Is Learning to Code Reserve Bank of India Possible Ban on Cryptocurrencies ‘We lost £300,000 through payment scam’ Revolut applies for European banking licence ahead of Brexit Wall Street banks share Brexit fears and warn UK jobs could move overseas – …

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Things worth reading: 7th November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Challenger bank Monzo raises another £71m How the Queen was dragged into tax havens affair Regulator mulls compensation for bank scams Saudi billionaire Alwaleed’s arrest rattles investors Who is Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, the ‘Arabian Warren Buffett’ at the centre of the Saudi anti-corruption purge? Aldermore …

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Things worth reading: 6th November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Has Lloyds come up with a credible shrinking bank branch? UK businesses are flourishing despite Brexit uncertainty Paradise Papers: Tax haven secrets of ultra-rich exposed Vince Cable attacks RBS over mistreatment of small business customers Crash fears escalate as soaring markets hit highs not …

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Things worth reading: 3rd November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Central bankers on the move, but where’s the inflation? Singapore police examine Goldman’s role in 1MDB deals: Bloomberg HSBC ‘ignored money laundering warning’ in South Africa scandal Increasingly, hunting money-launderers is automated Donald Trump nominates Jerome Powell as Fed chair HSBC accused of ‘possible …

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Things worth reading: 1st November 2017

Things we’re reading today include … CME to offer bitcoin futures RBS should have accepted faults more easily, City watchdog tells MPs Fintech firm MarketInvoice joins rush into business lending Pound spikes as Michel Barnier says he’s ready to speed up Brexit talks Bitcoin blasts to new all-time high of …

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