A notification from Facebook recently reminded me that I landed in London nearly nine years ago to study journalism.
Almost simultaneously the world went through the pain of the global financial.. City A.M.
PwC’s lead as the UK’s largest accountancy firm has been cut after annual profits fell and sales growth slowed.
The Big Four accountant’s revenues grew by five per cent to £3.6bn. But profits.. City A.M.
The 9th of August 2007 probably means little to most people, but for the financial world it is a day etched on the memory. Generally considered to be the start of the global financial crisis, exactly.. Source: Euronews English -
A federal appeals court ruled on Thursday that a former Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc trader can try to recoup only about $7.7 million of an $83 million bonus he claimed to be owed after the investment.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
WILMINGTON, Del (Reuters) - Two affiliates of Lehman Brothers, the U.S. investment bank that collapsed in 2008 and fueled an economic crisis, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy late on Thursday, a.. Reuters
People forget. Or tend to have very short memories. But if there’s one event that seems to be burned into our consciousness, it’s the financial crisis. Now 10 years on, it continues to cast a long.. City A.M.
Ten years ago, Apple released its first ever iPhone, selling around 1.4m handsets. In the same year, J.K. Rowling completed her final book of the Harry Potter series, while the London 2012 Olympics.. City A.M.
The collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008 highlighted deficiencies in applying the "normal" corporate administration regime to investment banks, in particular in protecting client assets. Mondaq
Ten years on, it’s worth noting that the financial crisis didn't begin with the Lehman Brothers collapse. John Stepek looks back at just how bad things had already got.
The post The credit crunch,.. MoneyWeek
A company making its debut on the London Stock Exchange today has said it is targeting expansion in Myanmar's fast-growing consumer sector.
Myanmar Strategic Holdings (MSH) is aiming to raise $4.3m.. City A.M.
In the latter half of 2007, the Bank of England’s chief economist and executive director Sir Charlie Bean was hopeful that difficulties facing the economy would be over by Christmas.
Ten years on.. City A.M.
Asian merchant bank Ion Pacific has opened a new European headquarters in London.
Founded in Hong Kong in 2015, the bank’s UK office is being led by Claire Hoey, a former Lehman Brothers and.. City A.M.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former star Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc [LEHMB.UL] trader can try to recoup only about $7.7 million of an $83 million bonus he claimed to be owed after the investment bank.. Reuters
Following the disclosure of salaries at the BBC, it has hardly seemed possible to open a newspaper or switch on the television without being bombarded by stories about pay.
By pure coincidence, an.. City A.M.
Nine years ago when I became a financial journalist, the world was embroiled in post-Lehman Brothers crisis.
Financial markets were shaken, investors lost cash while major central banks scrambled to.. City A.M.