Things we’re reading today include …
- What’s the point of a bank if it won’t accept cash?
- Piper Jaffray buys rival investment bank Sandler O’Neill for $485m
- Critics round on Deutsche Bank for golden parachutes
- Deutsche Bank bosses fitted for £1,200 suits as thousands lose their jobs
- Christine Lagarde’s arrival would be ideal time for ECB review | Stefan Gerlach
- Financier Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking charges involving girls