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Things worth reading: 16th April 2014

Things we're reading today include … Did a date calculation bug just cost hard-up Co-op Bank £110m? Lloyds' FX chief leaves bank – market sources The art of bank note design Barclays hires new bonuses boss ahead of next week's AGM 'China must allow currency to rise' Final approval for EU banking reform Europe agrees…

Things worth reading: 15th April 2014

Things we're reading today include … Oz bank in comedy Heartbleed blog FAIL Heartbleed hackers hit Mumsnet Citi posts higher income as troubled assets perform better Citigroup still has a way to go in cost-cutting program Mexico bank regulator, Citigroup report second fraud at Banamex Monte Paschi may need to raise up to 5 billion…

Things worth reading: 15th April 2014

Things we're reading today include … Oz bank in comedy Heartbleed blog FAIL Heartbleed hackers hit Mumsnet Citi posts higher income as troubled assets perform better Citigroup still has a way to go in cost-cutting program Mexico bank regulator, Citigroup report second fraud at Banamex Monte Paschi may need to raise up to 5 billion…

Things worth reading: 14th April 2014

Things we're reading today include .. Facebook targets financial services Myners says he backs Co-op values ECB signals further monetary stimulus Citi makes further cuts to trading arm UK watchdog targets bankers with big rise in penalties Tensions over money flows bode poorly for global economy Bitcoin bound for ‘guns and gold crowd’ Did Blue…

Things worth reading: 14th April 2014

Things we're reading today include .. Facebook targets financial services Myners says he backs Co-op values ECB signals further monetary stimulus Citi makes further cuts to trading arm UK watchdog targets bankers with big rise in penalties Tensions over money flows bode poorly for global economy Bitcoin bound for ‘guns and gold crowd’ Did Blue…

The Finanser’s Week: 7th April – 13th April 2014

Our biggest stories of the past week are … The Age of the Password is over I saw a great but scary presentation this week from Kamran Meer, Chief IT Security Officer at Bank Alfalah, the sixth largest bank in Pakistan.  Kamran began by asking the audience if they knew about the Stuxnet attack.  The  Stuxnet…

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The Finanser’s Week: 7th April – 13th April 2014

Our biggest stories of the past week are … The Age of the Password is over I saw a great but scary presentation this week from Kamran Meer, Chief IT Security Officer at Bank Alfalah, the sixth largest bank in Pakistan.  Kamran began by asking the audience if they knew about the Stuxnet attack.  The  Stuxnet…

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Things worth reading: 11th April 2014

Things we're reading today include: 'Heartbleed' computer bug threat spreads to firewalls and beyond Treasury could cut RBS stake following dividend deal Citigroup CEO faces grilling over failed plan, missed target DoJ probes Citigroup unit over suspicious transactions: WSJ How is the Co-operative Group run? Icahn drops eBay call to sell PayPal Exclusive: SEC eyes…

Things worth reading: 11th April 2014

Things we're reading today include: 'Heartbleed' computer bug threat spreads to firewalls and beyond Treasury could cut RBS stake following dividend deal Citigroup CEO faces grilling over failed plan, missed target DoJ probes Citigroup unit over suspicious transactions: WSJ How is the Co-operative Group run? Icahn drops eBay call to sell PayPal Exclusive: SEC eyes…

Things worth reading: 10th April 2014

Things we're reading today include … First Direct boss and Metro Bank founder to launch 'digital' bank Atom Metro founder to set up Britain's first 'phoneless' bank Does Metro's Bank's ex-chairman think the lender is doomed? RBS takes major step towards paying dividend Lord Myners quits Co-Op group after opposition to his reforms Deutsche Bank…

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