Why UniCredit is selling its art

Why UniCredit is selling its art

April 08, 2019
By DOMINIC O'NEILL

Italy’s biggest bank is offloading choice bits of its 60,000-strong art collection – in doing so it is going in a different direction to peers like Intesa Sanpaolo.

Sideways: Deutsche Bank's Garth Ritchie – the Brexit thinker

Sideways: Deutsche Bank's Garth Ritchie – the Brexit thinker

April 03, 2019
By JON MACASKILL

The news that Garth Ritchie, head of investment banking at Deutsche Bank, is being paid €250,000 a month for extra responsibility 'in connection with the implications of Brexit' has been condemned in Germany, where politicians and union leaders are preparing to oppose a potential merger with Commerzbank and associated job cuts.

SocGen’s Oudéa sees opening for EDIS, M&A after 2020

SocGen’s Oudéa sees opening for EDIS, M&A after 2020

April 01, 2019
By DOMINIC O’NEILL

Prospects for a European deposit insurance scheme (EDIS), together with technology, allow a relatively upbeat assessment on bank merger opportunities, according to Société Générale CEO Frédéric Oudéa.

Middle East: The Gulf's banks improve their Asia focus

Middle East: The Gulf's banks improve their Asia focus

March 25, 2019
By ELLIOT WILSON

Asia’s importance in global trade, helped by China’s ideas, innovation and growth and allied to the Middle East’s drive to improve living standards and diversify should profit every regional bank.

The Middle East’s Best Banks for Asia 2019

The Middle East’s Best Banks for Asia 2019

March 25, 2019

Asia’s importance in global trade, helped by China’s ideas, innovation and growth and allied to the Middle East’s drive to improve living standards and diversify should profit every regional bank.

India banking: Data show RBL the way

India banking: Data show RBL the way

March 19, 2019
By ELLIOT WILSON

RBL Bank has been transformed over the last decade, from parochial local lender to a second-tier bank with genuine national scale.

Sri Lanka dawdles in digital

Sri Lanka dawdles in digital

March 19, 2019
By ELLIOT WILSON

Its local banks have invested heavily in technology, but many customers still prefer the old-fashioned ways: paper ledgers and physical tellers.

India's fintech needs to break free

India's fintech needs to break free

March 19, 2019
By ELLIOT WILSON

The country’s fintech sector has enormous potential, but it is being hobbled by a host of factors, from inconsistent regulations to a damaging credit crunch affecting local non-bank finance companies.

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Barclays: special focus

Barclays: special focus

March 28, 2019

Euromoney's recent coverage of the bank's battle to retool its business model and boost earnings.

HSBC: special focus

HSBC: special focus

March 25, 2019

Euromoney's recent coverage of the global banking group from its global footprint, management shifts and strategic overhaul.