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Things worth reading: 4th August 2020

Things we’re reading today include … Google to offer co-branded accounts with eight US banks Difficult second decade ahead for Metro Bank Private banker to Trump and Jared Kushner under investigation by Deutsche Bank HSBC is biggest loser in never-ending US-China global power play | …

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Things worth reading: 3rd August 2020

Things we’re reading today include … Bakery manager sacked for using own bank card to help elderly customers blocked from paying with cash Lloyds bank manager ‘sacked for helping customer open mail’ Monzo’s losses double as popular UK digital bank warns of pandemic uncertainty Canary …

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Things worth reading: 31st July 2020

Things we’re reading today include: Lloyds bank reports loss after setting aside £2.4bn Lloyds reviews use of office space amid homeworking trend Schroders takes crown of UK’s largest listed fund manager Bridgewater faces losses and a lawsuit Five key moments from the big tech grilling …

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Things worth reading: 30th July 2020

Things we’re reading today include … Barclays: We want our people back in the office FCA raps brokers over ‘inappropriate’ use of clients’ assets Barclays profits plunge as it puts aside £1.6bn for Covid-19 defaults Federal Reserve warns of continuing need to protect US economy …

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Things worth reading: 29th July 2020

Things we’re reading today include … Man buys Lamborghini after getting nearly $4m in coronavirus loans, authorities say European banking needs a Big Bang TransferWise valued at $5bn in secondary share sale Will coronavirus mean the demise of banknotes? | Howard Davies Google commits to …

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Things worth reading: 27th July 2020

Things we’re reading today include … Goldman Sachs’ guide to the best and worst perfoming banks in Q2 Hong Kong launches share index of technology giants NatWest customers say accounts were closed after they applied for coronavirus loans The Guardian view on a wealth tax: …

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Things worth reading: 24th July 2020

Things we’re reading today include … Ex-Barclays banker’s sexist comments about Amanda Staveley released Ant Group announces plans to list in Shanghai and Hong Kong Banks lose out to capital markets when it comes to credit provision A shift from paper to virtual cash will …

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Things worth reading: 23rd July 2020

Things we’re reading today include: JPMorgan private bank managed at least $10million for Ghislaine Maxwell Should you leave your banking tech job for AWS? One in 10 born in 1980s to inherit more than half average lifetime earnings How strong are Britain and China’s economic …

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Things worth reading: 22nd July 2020

Things we’re reading today include: BNP Paribas fund arm braces for ‘mother of all recessions’ UK is in a V-shaped recovery, says Bank of England economist How deep are Britain and China’s economic ties? Robinhood cancels UK launch of its investment app UBS chief hits …

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Things worth reading: 21st July 2020

Things we’re reading today include: Big banks look to the cloud to accelerate digital shift Global banks scrutinise their Hong Kong clients for pro-democracy ties Klarna: We tightened our lending in lockdown RBS tells its staff to carry on working from home until next year …

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Things worth reading: 20th July 2020

Things we’re reading today include … Royal Bank of Scotland to change name to NatWest next week America’s banks batten down the hatches as pandemic takes its toll The U.S. investment banks that won and lost during COVID-19 Britain faces Credit Crunch II: Banks warn …

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