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Mustier pins UniCredit

Mustier pins UniCredit's hopes on buybacks and pay-outs

December 03, 2019
By DOMINIC O’NEILL

As Italy’s biggest bank unveils a new plan and new targets, CEO Jean Pierre Mustier says negative rates and Basel III reforms mean “8% is the new 10%” for European banks’ returns on equity

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How Bruce Van Saun rebuilt Citizens Financial

How Bruce Van Saun rebuilt Citizens Financial

December 05, 2019
By PETER LEE

When RBS floated Citizens Financial in 2014, it was the biggest bank IPO since the financial crisis and investors were sceptical of its prospects ‒ five years on and RoE and EPS have doubled, the stock trades at a premium, and the bank has shown it can compete with bigger US banks and non-banks alike.

It’s securitization, but not as we knew it

It’s securitization, but not as we knew it

December 04, 2019
By LOUISE BOWMAN

The dynamics of the US securitization market have changed beyond recognition, while the role of banks in ABS has evolved too; the excesses of the past have gone and securitization is now a safe and reliable funding tool for consumer lending.

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Mustier pins UniCredit

Mustier pins UniCredit's hopes on buybacks and pay-outs

December 03, 2019
By DOMINIC O’NEILL

As Italy’s biggest bank unveils a new plan and new targets, CEO Jean Pierre Mustier says negative rates and Basel III reforms mean “8% is the new 10%” for European banks’ returns on equity

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