European equities closed higher on Friday after a choppy end to trading in July, as investors eyed key earnings and data from the U.S., and slipping commodity prices.» Read More
LONDON, Feb 4- Thousands of bond, currency and commodities traders in London should have to pass an exam and obtain a new qualification to trade as part of attempts to raise standards, Britain's bank lobby group said on Wednesday. "This is a once in a generation chance to clean up financial markets-- we must seize it," BBA Chairman Anthony Browne said in the group's...
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Lloyds Banking Group is seeking an exemption to one of the key measures of the UK's new ringfencing regime.
Co-operative Bank has failed a key test of how it would perform in a financial crisis by the Bank of England.
Royal Bank of Scotland admitted it submitted erroneous data for European bank stress tests in October and had in fact only just scraped through.
Aspiring M&A bankers hoping to bank the bucks should angle for a job at Credit Suisse or Deutsche Bank, according to a salary benchmarking site.
Germany is home to Europe’s best-paid bank CEO, according to a ranking that shows little correlation between executive pay and shareholder returns.
British lenders may have to hold more capital to guard against risks of bad loans and other losses.
The U.K. is facing its most uncertain political future for decades – some argue centuries.
European stocks ended the day firmly in positive territory on Tuesday, as investors prepared for a key monetary policy decision from the U.S.
Taxpayer-backed lender Lloyds has confirmed its plans to cut around 9,000 jobs as it reported its underlying profit rose to £2.1 billion.
Europe's stock markets closed lower after a closely-watched German economic report came in weaker than expected.
European shares enjoyed a late-stage rally after better-than-expected economic data and in spite of worries over lackluster earnings.
Lloyds will next week announce plans to cut 9,000 jobs over the next three years, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Lloyds Banking Group said it had dismissed eight staff following an investigation into the submission of benchmark interest rates.
European shares closed higher after voters in Scotland rejected independence and opted to remain within the United Kingdom.
European shares opened sharply higher Friday, after the vote count in a historic referendum showed Scotland said no to independence.
The CEO of one of Europe's biggest asset managers has warned that markets will undoubtedly face a tough day on Friday.
Scottish nationalists argue that being governed from London has deprived their country of Britain's oil fields' wealth. The New York Times reports.
Sir Thomas Hunter said there are still facts missing from both sides of the Scotland independence debate.