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Things worth reading: 27th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Alibaba’s Ant Financial buys MoneyGram for $880m €2.5bn cost of Mifid II rattles asset managers Dutch regulator mistakenly reveals Soros short positions TSB plans ‘year of liberation’ as it finally breaks free of rival and former owner Lloyds Lucky …

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Things worth reading: 26th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Fintech ‘boom’ risks fresh ‘bust’ if left unchecked, warns Carney JPMorgan wins $1tn custody mandate from BlackRock Dutch regulator mistakenly reveals short positions Santander boss: London to remain Europe’s financial hub Which country is the most corrupt in the …

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Things worth reading: 20th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Bank cost-cutting threatens free cash machines World’s top bankers excited over Trump presidency US bankers hatch two-stage Brexit plan for City Monte dei Paschi bailout ‘not an EU fudge’ says Dijsselbloem May’s ‘positive discussion’ with banks Barclays boss: UK …

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Things worth reading: 19th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … City banks warn of Brexit job moves Credit Suisse finalizes $5.3 billion mortgage deal with U.S. Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank to close dozens of branches JP Morgan Chase pays $55m over racial discrimination Deutsche Bank takes the axe to …

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Things worth reading: 18th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Voice trouble How finance is being taken over by tech Morgan Stanley’s profit doubles on bond-trading surge Deutsche Bank sees fourth quarter pretax impact of $1.2 billion from DoJ civil penalty The 5 most expensive buildings in the world …

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Things worth reading: 17th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Deutsche Bank, HSBC and five other big banks form ‘Digital Trade Chain’ consortium UBS CEO says bank has flexibility over passporting rights post-Brexit Metro Bank gets down to business The pound falls to its lowest level since October flash …

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Things worth reading: 16th January 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Post-Brexit vote, UK leapfrogs Sweden and US in allure Fintech groups fall short on gender equality For HSBC, the future is robo-advice and Asia Pound plunges to lowest level since October flash crash as markets brace for ‘hard Brexit’ …

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