SINGAPORE, Dec 4- The Hong Kong bourse plans to build up its commodity business by co-listing global benchmarks in metals and other products and matching them with key contracts traded on China's exchanges, its CEO said.» Read More
HONG KONG, Dec 2- A recruitment firm looking to track down Asia's most highly prized investment bankers would normally begin searching in their natural habitat- Hong Kong.
Americans mark Thanksgiving with travel, parades, shopping. NEW YORK- Americans gather to celebrate Thanksgiving, stuffing turkeys for family feasts, braving high winds and the bitter cold along parade routes and starting their holiday shopping one day earlier this year.
ZURICH/ DUBAI, Nov 28- Swiss lender UBS is scaling back corporate advisory and investment banking services for ultra-rich clients in some emerging market countries to reduce overlap with other departments, three sources familiar with the plan said.
ZURICH/ DUBAI, Nov 28- Swiss lender UBS is scaling back corporate advisory and investment banking services for ultra-rich clients in some key emerging market countries to reduce overlaps with other departments, three sources familiar with the plan said.
WASHINGTON, Nov 22- Global financial watchdogs should have more policy tools and powers over firms such as hedge funds to counter the risk of a devastating run on investment banks, the U.S. Federal Reserve's top regulator said on Friday.
*CIMB advising Warrnambool, target in a three-way global takeover battle. *CIMB ranks second in Australian ECM this quarter- Thomson Reuters data. SYDNEY, Nov 21- An advisory role in one of Australia's most contested takeover deals this year has thrown a spotlight on an unexpected debutant in local investment banking circles- Malaysia's CIMB Group Holdings Bhd.
CHICAGO, Nov 15- Trading in options of Twitter Inc was dominated by put volume with a mixture of selling, hedging and speculative activity in an overall orderly debut on the U.S. options market, a week after the social media company's stock started trading.
Securities brokers who think California's court system offers an easy path for erasing details from their public records may want to think again.
LONDON, Nov 14- U.S. investment banks JPMorgan Chase& Co and Citi saw their share of investment banking revenue increase more than any of their peers in the first nine months of the year, new research showed on Thursday.
NEW YORK, Nov 13- The brokerage industry is reaching out to consumers with a new "Investors First" initiative designed to win the hearts and minds of those who are skeptical of Wall Street advisers.
Wall Street's watchdog is developing a new rule that would require clearing firms to regularly provide it with data about brokerage transactions.
*Bank of England has told banks to strengthen defences. LONDON, Nov 12- A cyber attack on financial markets played out in one of London's historic halls on Tuesday in a "war game" simulation designed to test the City's defences against online saboteurs. The Bank of England has told banks to strengthen their defences against cyber attacks.
WASHINGTON, Nov 8- U.S. senators will question financial regulators over Wall Street's role in commodity markets, a person familiar with the matter said, in a hearing that will draw close attention from the largest investment banks.
Nov 7- The White House said on Thursday that it has nominated a senior investment banking executive at Bank of America Corp to a high-level position at the Commerce Department. Selig first joined Bank of America in 1999..
NYPD has denied that its commissioner, Ray Kelly, was in talks with JPMorgan Chase about a senior role in security at the bank.
Nov 6- The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has fined a unit of TD Ameritrade Holding Corp, the biggest U.S. discount broker, $1.15 million for failing to report options positions and related supervisory deficiencies. Canada's Toronto-Dominion Bank is TD Ameritrade's biggest shareholder with a 42 percent stake.
Democrat Bill de Blasio seems headed to be New York's next mayor. But Wall Street's worries about his election are unwarranted, some observers say.
HONG KONG, Nov 1- A top Goldman Sachs banker in Asia is relocating to the United States to take on a global role, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, after playing a key part in the firm's efforts to broaden its business amid a drop in equity offering volumes.
*Shares surge on earnings, Sydney Airport proposal, dividend. SYDNEY, Nov 1- Australia's top investment bank Macquarie Group Ltd booked a better-than-expected 39 percent increase in first-half net profit, bolstered by a strong performance from its asset management division.
*Shares surge on earnings, Sydney Airport proposal, dividend. SYDNEY, Nov 1- Australia's top investment bank Macquarie Group Ltd booked a better-than-expected 39 percent increase in first-half net profit on Friday, helped by an upswing in IPOs and a strong performance from its asset management division.