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Sideways: Dick Fuld – my part in his downfall

Sideways: Dick Fuld – my part in his downfall

By JON MACASKILL

As the 10th anniversary of the failure of Lehman Brothers arrives, I have been asked to share my reminiscences of when I realized a global credit crisis was looming and why so many senior financial figures ignored my warnings.

Sideways: The Jamie Dimon ex-deputies club

Sideways: The Jamie Dimon ex-deputies club

By JON MACASKILL

If JPMorgan CFO Marianne Lake becomes the banker most likely to succeed Jamie Dimon as chief executive before mysteriously deciding to pursue interests outside the group, she will be in good company.

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Malgorithms (emerging markets version)

Malgorithms (emerging markets version)

Private Eye, the venerable UK satirical newspaper, runs a regular feature called Malgorithms highlighting embarrassing juxtapositions on newspapers’ websites caused by computer-generated advertising.

Sustainability is just good bees-ness

Sustainability is just good bees-ness

One perk of interviewing banks about sustainable finance has to be the building tours taking in recycled carpets and in-building power plants, but it is not often that you get treated to a rooftop tour of bee hives.