5 hrs ago
Former Goldman Options Trader Moonlights as Argentina Taxi King
After 23 years trading stock options at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Merrill Lynch & Co.
22 hrs ago
Carl M. Cannon: European courts invent right to be forgotten
The Court of Justice, a Luxembourg-based tentacle of the European Union, decreed recently that human beings have a solemn right to make mistakes without being pestered about them for the rest of their lives.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
How Wealthy Executives Still Remain Untouched by the Great Recession...
On the same day as the four-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank bill - signed into law to make U.S. banks more stable and better capitalized - it was announced that CIT Group had purchased OneWest Bank for $3.4 billion.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Australia stocks slip as port strike looms, gold falls
Australian stocks traded lower in early Friday moves, with miners weighing on the broader market due to a drop in gold prices and a possible strike at the key iron-ore terminals at Port Hedland.
Ex-Merrill Lynch chief cleared in trial over Madoff fraud
Former Merrill Lynch brokerage chief John "Launny" Steffens and his investment firm Spring Mountain Capital were cleared by a jury in a trial over a customer's losses in Bernard Madoff 's $17.5bn fraud.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Gold: If The Worst Is Over, What's Next?
A number of top bank economists have turned bullish on gold in the past few months.
UPDATE 1-CIT to buy OneWest Bank to boost middle-market lending business
U.S. small-business lender CIT Group Inc said it would buy regional lender OneWest Bank NA for $3.4 billion in cash and stock, its second deal in two months to boost its middle-market lending operations.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
El dividendo es pagad... )--Le conseil d'administration de Schlumberger Limited a dA©clarA© aujourd'hui un dividende trimestriel de 0,40 USD par action ordinaire en circulation.
Former Qualcomm executive pleads guilty to insider trading
A former president of Qualcomm Inc's global business operations pleaded guilty on Monday to insider trading in shares of the mobile phone chipmaker and a company it bought in 2011, as well as to a related money laundering charge.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Washington Post
Ex-Jefferies Bond Trader Anticipates Junk Swoon: Canada Credit
Fiera Quantum, one of the winners of the meltdown in Canada's asset-backed commercial paper market, is looking for its next trade idea in junk bonds.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Top leveraged finance banker David Ross leaves BAML
Bank of America Merrill Lynch's co-head of leveraged finance for EMEA has left the US bank after five years.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Macquarie Capital adds two to team
Macquarie Capital , the corporate advisory and capital markets arm of Macquarie Group , has hired David McShane as a senior managing director and US head of equity capital markets.
The New Zealand Herald
Big data to rescue Britain's corner pubs
After years of declines, sales at British pubs open at least a year have grown for 14 consecutive months.
Exclusive: SEC targets 10 firms in high frequency trading probe - SEC document
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has been seeking information on 10 registered broker dealers as part of an ongoing investigation into high-frequency trading strategies, according to an internal SEC document reviewed by Reuters.
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Assets Top $2 Trillion
Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.
Eros International Plc Announces Closing of Follow-on Equity Offering
The offering consisted of 7,000,000 A ordinary shares offered by Eros and certain existing shareholders, which consisted of 6,675,000 shares offered by Eros and 325,000 shares offered by the selling shareholders.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Investor's Business Daily
BofA Q2 Weighed Down By Litigation As DOJ Deal Looms
The Charlotte, N.C.-based lender earned 19 cents a share, down 41% from a year earlier.
UPDATE 1-Schwab's earnings beat expectations; client assets jump
Once known as a pioneering discount broker for self-directed investors, the San Francisco-based company now emphasizes its full-service and advisory capabilities for investors offered through branches and independent investment advisers.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
MOVES-Merrill Lynch, UBS, Metlife
The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Tuesday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The banker who spent his bonus on 400 pubs could save the British pub
After being hit by the smoking ban, recession and cheap supermarket booze, the pub industry is finally fighting back.