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American International Group (AIG) has posted a net income of $2.75bn for the second-quarter ended 30 June 2013, an increase of 17.9 per cent...

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By New Statesman - 15 Oct 2013

Leaves FTSE 100 with only two female CEOs.

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By New Statesman - 15 Oct 2013

The infant formula maker halts nutrition awareness programme.

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By New Statesman - 15 Oct 2013

The struggling Canadian smartphone maker's latest move comes in the wake of...

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By New Statesman - 14 Oct 2013

Prime Minister Enda Kenny makes the announcement at the Fine Gael party's annual...

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By New Statesman - 14 Oct 2013

Urge lawmakers to increase borrowing limit

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By New Statesman - 11 Oct 2013

The purchase price includes about $1.19bn of net tangible assets and $260m in goodwill...

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By New Statesman - 11 Oct 2013

The acquired business will be managed under a separate platform and will be overseen...

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By New Statesman - 10 Oct 2013

During the month, the German automaker improved sales in nearly all of its markets....

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By New Statesman - 10 Oct 2013

The new appointees will be based in New York.

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By New Statesman - 10 Oct 2013

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Flash boys: inside the murky world of high-frequency trading
Business
By Felix Martin - 25 Apr 2014

Felix Martin discusses Flash Boys by the American financial writer Michael...

Leonardo DiCaprio in the Wolf of Wall Street (Photo: Universal)
Far from the Wolf of Wall Street: how did young people become so risk averse?
Business
By Alice Robb - 13 Mar 2014

Today’s bankers have replaced the excesses of the 1980s with Excel spreadsheets and...

An open letter to outgoing CEO Euan Sutherland.
Business
By Rowenna Davis - 12 Mar 2014

An open letter to outgoing chief executive Euan Sutherland.

The City.
Business
By Nigel Knowles - 05 Mar 2014

Trust in banks and businesses has was severely hampered by the financial crisis -...

Janet Yellen.
Business
By Stewart Cowley - 08 Jan 2014

Gordon Brown, as Chancellor in the UK, and the Federal Reserve’s Alan Greenspan,...

Budget airlines.
Business
By Giles Andrews - 03 Jan 2014

No frills finance is taking off - and while many have an opinion on allocated seating...

Justin Welby.

The Archbishop of Canterbury is right to urge professional standards among bankers....

World Islamic Economic Forum.
Business
By Nigel Knowles - 11 Dec 2013

Despite the clear political will for the UK to become an Islamic finance hub, there...

Trader.

There is good evidence to show that banks, stuffed with cash, are helping feed the...