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Things worth reading: 27th April 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Deutsche Bank beats forecasts in strong start to 2017 Lloyds hires retired judge for internal probe into HBOS fraud scandal Chinese money market fund becomes world’s biggest Barclays boss: Banks need access to talent post-Brexit Lloyds and Queen’s bank Coutts rack up customer complaints …

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Things worth reading: 25th April 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Number of U.S. bank branches to shrink 20 percent in five years will.i.am to mix tech know-how with banking at Britain’s Atom Lloyds bank bailout repaid in full, says Philip Hammond For Wells Fargo directors, narrow wins may not be enough Weatherbys aims to …

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Things worth reading: 21st April 2017

Things we’re reading today include … What’s wrong with Lloyds Banking Group plc? Fed fines Deutsche Bank $156.6 million for forex violations America’s big banks have an encouraging first quarter Mark Carney begs politicians not to rip up new financial rulebook Digitisation shakes up corporate-bond markets BoE loses another female …

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Things worth reading: 20th April 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Bank of America boosts digital banking segment IMF encourages banks to sack staff amid weakness due to ‘legacy of bad debt’ Can you stop your bank branch closing? HSBC refuses to open bank account for Chinese dissident Ai Weiwei Five areas of fintech that …

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Things worth reading: 11th April 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Challenger bank Redwood secures banking licence and £30m council investment City backs Carney with plan to keep finance open after Brexit  ‘Best banker in America’ blamed for Wells Fargo sales scandal Citi tops global transaction banking ranks: Coalition Tangled web of Cohn, Goldman and …

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Things worth reading: 6th April 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Monzo, a UK digital-only challenger bank, granted full banking license China’s Army of Bank Tellers Retreats China curbs ‘Wild West’ P2P loan sector London and Brussels urged to agree Brexit transition deal to protect banks Banks and building societies snub Lifetime Isa launch U.S. …

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Things worth reading: 5th April 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Jamie Dimon admits ‘not many’ JP Morgan jobs will leave UK in major Brexit U-turn  What Brexit means for the City Risky lending will endanger banks if credit bubble bursts, Bank of England warns Bank still worried about personal lending Donald Trump tells banks …

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Things worth reading: 30th March 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Mobile banking is saving us ‘billions’ in charges UK banks asked to draw up plans to show they are prepared for Brexit Major banks prepare to shift operations away from London after Brexit Atom, Monzo and Tandem – the new banks you’ve never heard …

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Things worth reading: 29th March 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Mobile banking is saving us ‘billions’ in charges UK banks asked to draw up plans to show they are prepared for Brexit The high cost of our vanishing bank branches Square shapes up for growth push in Europe Brexit Britain New York’s Fearless Girl …

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Things worth reading: 28th March 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Barclays targets Netflix demand with special TV production loans Bank of England warns lenders against knee-jerk Brexit reactions UK banks given new stress test scenarios City upbeat as banks find feet after Brexit vote shock A brief history of decimal coins Elon Musk’s new …

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Things worth reading: 27th March 2017

Things we’re reading today include … The Bank of Mum and Dad hits record high, funding one third of first-time buyers Businesses leave gaping holes in cybersecurity plans  Ex-Morgan Stanley MD: money does grow on trees, actually Fading Trump rally threatened by rare contraction of US credit Citigroup aims to …

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