Lloyds exceeds expectations with £1.6bn profit
By New Statesman - 04 August 9:32

The part taxpayer owned bank is the latest to report big profits.

HSBC profits more than double
By New Statesman - 03 August 14:22

UK profits up despite 19 per cent drop in Europe.

FSA slaps £5.6m fine on RBS for anti-terror failings
By New Statesman - 03 August 14:08

Banks punishment mitigated thanks to admission of guilt.

Neptune chooses Calastone settlement and matching service
By New Statesman - 03 August 12:06

UK fund manager invests in new automated system.

Al Ansari Exchange signs strategic partnership with National Bank of Egypt
By New Statesman - 03 August 12:03

Company sees growth potential in local remittance market.

BNY Mellon completes acquisition of BHF Asset Servicing
By New Statesman - 03 August 12:00

US group pushes further into German market with takeover

Sky Deutschland warns on profits, seeks to raise capital
By New Statesman - 03 August 10:30

German division of Sky made losses of €262.7m in 2009.

Top City fund manager sees growth in Zimbabwe
By New Statesman - 02 August 14:18

Neil Woodford commits £16m of clients' funds to investments in the troubled nation.

Arthur J Gallagher buys remaining interest in Specialised Broking Associates
By New Statesman - 02 August 11:55

US insurance group takes control of Australian outfit.

Osborne warns banks to increase lending to businesses
By New Statesman - 02 August 9:45

Chancellor says the government will "not tolerate" pressure being transferred to small firms.

SEC fines Citigroup $75m
By New Statesman - 30 July 14:40

Watchdog censures bank for misleading investors.

Brit Insurance opens up to Apollo's sweetened offer
By New Statesman - 29 July 14:59

British insurance company agrees to open its books to US suitor as American offer is raised

FSA bans and fines Northern Rock's former finance director
By New Statesman - 28 July 14:23

David Jones fined £320,000 for part played in misreporting of mortgage arrear figures

Nomura Asset Management to launch two US stock related ETFs
By New Statesman - 28 July 13:48

Investors will be able to trade new funds on the Osaka Securities Exchange just like normal stocks

Open Solutions acquires Weiland Financial Group
By New Statesman - 28 July 13:45

Financial services group takes over account-management specialist.

Deutsche Bank second quarter profits rise 9%
By New Statesman - 27 July 14:08

German group benefits from lower bad loan provisions than last year.

Seven banks fail EU stress test
By New Statesman - 26 July 15:41

Spanish banks found to have most problems with 'tier one' capital ratios.

Vince Cable to get tough with banks on lending
By New Statesman - 26 July 15:40

Business Secretary warns that bonus payouts and dividends may be curtailed if lending fails to incre

Vnesheconombank appoints BNY Mellon as trustee, agent for LPN programme
By New Statesman - 26 July 12:46

Russian bank chooses BNY Mellon to oversee its Loan programme

American Express Q2 net income surges
By New Statesman - 26 July 12:11

Credit card company reports spending nearing pre-recession levels.

EU's banking 'stress-test' results awaited
By New Statesman - 23 July 15:38

Verdict awaits as to whether certain European banks have enough capital levels to withstand future c

Equitable Life compensation only £500m, says UK government
By New Statesman - 23 July 15:30

Compensation only a tenth of what policyholders affected by Equitable Life scandal expected

Markaz launches US Distressed Debt Program
By New Statesman - 22 July 13:52

Middle Eastern company lays out four year plan to aid poor performing US mortgages

Wells Fargo, Wachovia mutual funds merge
By New Statesman - 22 July 13:35

Wells Fargo moves to 11th largest family fund in US ranking after acquiring Evergeen arm of Wachovia

Goldman second quarter profits plummet 82 per cent
By New Statesman - 21 July 15:59

Fraud fines put dent in investment bank's profits.

FDIC closes sale of residential loan assets of failed AmTrust Bank
By New Statesman - 21 July 13:24

Residential Credit Solutions, CarVal Investors and RBS Financial Products win bid for assets at 37 p

Aspiriant Investment Advisors to acquire Deloitte Investment Advisors
By New Statesman - 21 July 12:54

Aspiriant expected to have $7bn in assets and 800 clients after absorbing Deloitte's advisory servic

NAMA completes second transfer of loans from four Irish banks
By New Statesman - 21 July 12:52

Irish banking agency receives another set of development loans as part of financial recovery plan.

Wells Fargo brand to liquidate international income fund
By New Statesman - 20 July 12:29

Evergreen Investments will close out fund due to changes in US tax code.

Commodity speculators 'risk starving the poor' as bets raise food prices
By New Statesman - 19 July 16:44

World development Movement demands FSA follow US lead on cracking down on Banks' commodity speculati