Tidjane Thiam

Tidjane Thiam asked Credit Suisse to slash his bonus

CEO of Credit Suisse Group AG has asked his board to slash his bonus, after the Swiss bank posted quarterly results that sent...
Anti-Corruption Summit

Nigel Green: Tax havens should be defended

The observation from Nigel Green, founder and CEO of deVere Group, comes as British Prime Minister, David Cameron, welcomes delegates from countries worldwide for...

Goldman Sachs closes Geneva office

Goldman Sachs is looking to close its Geneva private banking branch, a spokesman for the bank said. The spokesman confirmed the proposed closure which was...

German robo wealth advisor founded by ex-Goldman Sachs employees prepares for big UK break

Robo-adviser Scalable Capital, which is set to expand into the UK, has raised £5.6 million in capital. The firm, which was founded by former Goldman Sachs investment director...

Fidelity International crowned at Morningstar UK Fund Awards 2016

Fidelity International as earned most trophies at the Morningstar UK Fund Awards 2016, taking home two awards for their achievements in fixed-income and multi-asset. Fidelity was named...

AXA chief executive Henri de Castries to retire, heading on to lead HSBC

AXA chairman and chief executive Henri Comte de Castries will retire on 1 September 2016, after 27 years at the group and almost 17 years...
renewable energy sources

Renewable energy investments set new record

All investments in renewable energy capacity, including early-stage technology and R&D as well as spending on new capacity, totalled $286 billion in 2015, some 3...

Want to work 80+ hours a week? These banks make people work hardest

The life of a typical investment banker is like an endless vacation to Ibiza - you get very little sleep, become old and cynical...

New Budget measures might harm UK banking

The impact of the actions on opposition could mean greater impact. New loss limitation measures outlined in the 2016 Budget could decrease the competitiveness...

EU to introduce compulsory French exam for wealth managers

The European Commission may introduce a compulsory French examination for all EU asset managers and advisers, in an addition to the Markets in Financial...
blockchain

Blockchain will revolutionise not just finance, according to City experts

Finbuzz attended a roundtable discussion at DLA Piper in London on blockchain technology. Prior to the panel discussion, Dr. Kay Swinburne, a policy maker...

Wall Street finance platform opens London office

Navatar, the connected growth platform for financial services firms, expands its global footprint with the launch of a new office in London. The new office,...

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