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HSBC: The world’s interim bank

HSBC: The world’s interim bank

August 06, 2019
By MARK BAKER

The lifers are being cleared out at a bank traditionally known for the long service of its senior management.

Brazilian banks carry on regardless

Brazilian banks carry on regardless

July 30, 2019
By ROB DWYER

The rapid fall in interest rates in Brazil, from a peak of 14.25% in 2016 to 6.5% in February 2018, created expectations among analysts that the biggest banks’ famously high net interest margin was finally about to be eroded.

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Where is Goldman Sachs heading?

Where is Goldman Sachs heading?

July 29, 2019

Goldman Sachs' latest results show it changing in two contrasting ways: one makes it look more like a bank than it used to; another less so.

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Sideways: Buffett and Icahn – old dogs stick to old tricks

Sideways: Buffett and Icahn – old dogs stick to old tricks

June 04, 2019
By JON MACASKILL

Veteran investor Carl Icahn has filed a lawsuit accusing Occidental Petroleum chief executive Vicki Hollub of being played by Warren Buffett in accepting aggressive terms for a $10 billion financing from Berkshire Hathaway to complete an agreed bid of around $56 billion for Anadarko.

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Off the record: Celebrating 50 years of Euromoney

Off the record: Celebrating 50 years of Euromoney

June 14, 2019

In 2005, Euromoney started its Off the Record column, because we had noticed that many bankers could not stop themselves from spouting hyperbole, humour and hubris when the conversation went 'on background'.