FSA proposes new measures for mortgage market
By New Statesman - 29 January 9:59

Reinforcing its tough stance in battle against mortgage fraud, the Financial Services Authority (FSA

Geithner defends AIG rescue
By New Statesman - 28 January 11:49

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner came under withering fire today on the Capitol Hill, with mem

Bankers call for co-ordination to regulate global banking industry
By New Statesman - 28 January 10:47

Bankers who gathered at the World Economic Forum in Davos have warned against the isolated initiativ

Hylant Group merges with W Group
By New Statesman - 28 January 10:47

Hylant Group, an insurance brokerage firm, and W Group, a provider of employee benefit services, hav

Deutsche Bank selects new core banking system from SAP
By New Statesman - 28 January 10:44

Deutsche Bank has signed a letter of intent with SAP Deutschland to start a multi-year initiative in

Standard Chartered Bank launches mBanking in Bahrain
By New Statesman - 28 January 10:42

Standard Chartered has launched mobile-phone banking (mBanking) in Bahrain to provide its customers

European Investment Bank to lend Piraeus Bank for SMEs
By New Statesman - 28 January 10:41

European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to grant €50m to Piraeus Bank Romania to finance permanent

King calls for radical banking reforms
By New Statesman - 27 January 11:50

The Bank of England governor Mervyn King has called for radical structural reforms in the banking se

Hartford launches professional and management liability insurance policy
By New Statesman - 27 January 10:27

The Hartford Financial Services Group is offering a professional and management liability insurance

Bank Al Bilad opts for Abana to replace its existing currency counting machines
By New Statesman - 27 January 10:23

In line with the goal of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) to protect the national economy ag

ISE launches website for FX options
By New Statesman - 27 January 10:21

The International Securities Exchange (ISE) has launched an on-line trader community website exclusi

HSBC selects Gemalto for chip and pin in Asia Pacific
By New Statesman - 27 January 10:19

HSBC Group has selected Gemalto to supply an EMV migration service across its 19 markets in the Asia

Blair lands lucrative hedge fund deal
By New Statesman - 26 January 12:48

Tony Blair is reported to have signed a six-figure contract with Lansdowne Partners to deliver four

White Mountains Re to acquire Central National Insurance
By New Statesman - 26 January 11:20

White Mountains Re, a subsidiary of White Mountains Insurance Group, has entered into a definitive a

Bradford & Bingley and Northern Rock to merge 'Bad Banks'
By New Statesman - 26 January 11:17

Bradford & Bingley and Northern Rock, the two UK-based lenders that were the first to receive lifeli

Credit Agricole to sell Credit Uruguay Banco to Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria
By New Statesman - 26 January 11:14

As part of a strategy to refocus its retail banking operations on Europe and the Mediterranean, Cred

SBI eyes South-East Asia for expansion
By New Statesman - 26 January 11:11

State Bank of India (SBI) is looking for acquisitions to expand its presence in south-east Asia. The

FDIC, Bank of England to expand cooperation in tackling troubled financial firms
By New Statesman - 26 January 11:09

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Bank of England have signed a memorandum of

Insure Direct to foray into marine, energy and construction insurance
By New Statesman - 26 January 11:05

Insure Direct, a provider of insurance broking services, said that it plans to forge into new sector

Ernst & Young puts KSF's assets on sale
By New Statesman - 26 January 11:02

Kaupthing Singer & Friedlander (KSF), the UK arm of Kaupthing Bank, the Icelandic bank that was a vi

Ericsson to slash 1,500 more jobs as profits drop 92%
By New Statesman - 25 January 12:01

The profits of telecom equipment maker Ericsson AB nosedived by a whopping 92 per cent in the fourth

Ferrero opts out of Cadbury race
By New Statesman - 25 January 11:59

Italian chocolate group Ferrero has formally announced that it is no longer interested in pursuing t

UK partners of Goldman Sachs to cap pay at £1m
By New Statesman - 25 January 11:56

About 100 UK-based partners of Goldman Sachs have reportedly decided to limit their 2009 pay and bon

Hanover Insurance expands professional liability capabilities
By New Statesman - 25 January 10:01

The Hanover Insurance Group, a provider of property and casualty insurance, has expanded its profess

Insure Direct to foray into marine, energy and construction insurance
By New Statesman - 25 January 10:00

Insure Direct, a provider of insurance broking services, said that it plans to forge into new sector

BNP Paribas launches BMCI-BNP Paribas Banque Privee in Morocco
By New Statesman - 25 January 9:58

BNP Paribas has launched BMCI-BNP Paribas Banque Privee, a private bank in Casablanca, Morocco.

Hypo Real Estate holding to spin off assets
By New Statesman - 25 January 9:57

Hypo Real Estate Holding AG (HRE), the Germany-based lender nationalised as a result of the financia

Fraud costs financial services £3.8bn every year, reveals NFA
By New Statesman - 25 January 9:55

According to a latest report by National Fraud Authority (NFA) financial services is the hardest hit

Exports fuel manufacturing growth
By New Statesman - 22 January 13:40

After undergoing the worst-ever slow-down in the last half a century, the UK manufacturing industry

Obama announces restrictions to tame Wall Street
By New Statesman - 22 January 13:08

In a regulatory crackdown on the banking sector this Thursday, President Barack Obama proposed a ser

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