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Things worth reading: 12th May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Mashreq CEO foresees branchless future for UAE bank Top French bank chief attacks no-frills rivals for freeloading Bank branch closures affecting poorest the most Barclays rejigs global investment banking team, seeks new hires Lloyds chief says taxpayer to make …

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Things worth reading: 11th May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Fintech: the second wave of challenger banks Lloyds boss Antonio Horta-Osorio said to be hunting for new job ahead of AGM RBS bosses face ‘brutal grilling’ at banking giant’s AGM SoFi plans to apply for a bank charter in …

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Things worth reading: 10th May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Australia’s big banks hit by $6.2bn levy in budget cash grab $14 billion wiped off big banks as new levy, fines add to pain Germany welcomes Chinese investment in financial firms RBS cuts hundreds of technology jobs Former Lloyds …

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Things worth reading: 9th May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … City banks could move at least 9,000 jobs from UK due to Brexit Starling Bank unveils real-time mobile payments Why the future of banking is mobile-only UK finance watchdog criticised for “absurd” spend on new logo virtually identical to …

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Things worth reading: 8th May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Is your money safe? Why are analysts so bullish on Lloyds Banking Group plc? Australia to hold new inquiry into ‘Big Four’ banks Goldman Sachs wins largest concessions on Volcker rule Upstart challenger banks eye consolidation Debit card control …

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Things worth reading: 5th May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Hammond reassures City as euro-clearing battle with Brussels heats up Goldman’s Blankfein says London could stall due to Brexit: BBC Société Générale to pay €963m to settle Libyan legal claims HSBC profits fall in first quarter Adele earned £40m …

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Things worth reading: 4th May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … JP Morgan may move hundreds of jobs in pre-Brexit move UBS breaks ranks with push for mid-tier Asian millionaires BNP Paribas: ooh là là HSBC profits fall as bank bids to restore flagging revenues Ignore €100bn Brexit bill and …

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Things worth reading: 3rd May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Warning over fake bank websites targeting British savers Juncker goes to WAR with Italy’s oldest bank Monte dei Paschi putting bailout under threat Barclays boss embroiled in KKR dispute with brother-in-law Wall Street elite find it hard to bank …

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Things worth reading: 2nd May 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Trump is considering new Glass-Steagall-style bank rules Former Wells Fargo CEO says breaking up big banks would be a mistake JPMorgan’s Dimon says biggest fear is bad public policy Infosys plans to hire 10,000 U.S. workers after Trump targets …

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