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Tackle investment bank first, investors tell HSBC's caretaker boss

09 Aug 2019

LONDON To make a quick mark on Europe's biggest bank, HSBC's caretaker boss Noel Quinn needs to succeed where other executives have failed: in its sprawling investment bank where a struggle to gain market share against Wall Street rivals continues. 

Devil in the data as funds call for scrutiny of LSE's Refinitiv deal

31 Jul 2019

LONDON Some trading and investment firms are calling for competition regulators to scrutinise London Stock Exchange's proposed $27 billion (£22.2 billion) takeover of financial information provider Refinitiv to prevent further market data price hikes.

UK banks say business investment slowing further ahead of Brexit

15 Jul 2019

LONDON Britain's major banks have seen a growing number of business customers delay decisions on investments and borrowing in recent weeks, as the probability of a disorderly exit from the European Union inches higher.

Sceptical Deutsche Bank investors to grill Sewing on revamp roadshow

10 Jul 2019

LONDON/FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank shareholders will quiz Chief Executive Christian Sewing on how he plans to deliver on revenue growth targets during a global roadshow to win their backing for a 7.4 billion euro (£6.72 billion) 'reinvention' of the lender.

Sewing faces sceptical Deutsche Bank investors on revamp roadshow

10 Jul 2019

LONDON/FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank investors will press Chief Executive Christian Sewing on how he will deliver on revenue growth targets during a global roadshow to win backing for his 7.4 billion euro ($8.4 billion) 'reinvention' plan.

Sewing faces sceptical Deutsche Bank investors on revamp roadshow

10 Jul 2019

LONDON/FRANKFURT, July 10 Deutsche Bank investors will press Chief Executive Christian Sewing on how he will deliver on revenue growth targets during a global roadshow to win backing for his 7.4 billion euro ($8.4 billion) 'reinvention' plan.

Investor frustrations build as RBS grapples with excess capital conundrum

03 Jul 2019

LONDON Just over a decade after fending off insolvency, taxpayer-backed Royal Bank of Scotland is struggling with an unfamiliar dilemma: how to effectively deploy billions of pounds of excess capital on its balance sheet.

Deutsche Bank in wealth management hiring spree

01 Jul 2019

LONDON Deutsche Bank plans to hire 300 more relationship and investment mangers for its wealth management business by 2021, as part of a plan to bulk up in areas the German lender hopes will bring steadier revenue streams.

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