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NEW £100M PROPERTY FUND EYES UK HIGH-STREET REVIVAL

George Capital founder says the future of city centres is 'more nuanced' than just the woes of the retail sector

BLACKROCK HAS THE MOST ‘ALPHA MANAGERS' IN UK MARKET

News is a fillip for the US group as it works to restore its stock pickers' battered fortunes

 
 
 

EX-GOLDMAN BANKER IN 1MDB CASE YIELDS ON US EXTRADITION

Malaysian citizen Roger Ng had been fighting being sent to the US, where an indictment was issued in November

CITI BOSS CORBAT SEES PAY RISE 4% TO $24M

Citi also announces that Mark Mason will take over as chief financial officer later this month

 
 
 

JUST EAT SHAREHOLDERS CLASH OVER MERGER PROPOSALS

Spat comes after Cat Rock Capital demanded delivery company merges with a rival, citing Takeaway.com

EXCHANGE GROUP ICE WANTS ‘SPEED BUMP' FOR FUTURES TRADES

Plan to introduce brief delay on some gold and silver futures trades is on pause pending CFTC review

 
 
 

LLOYDS NAMES MORGAN STANLEY BANKER CHALMERS AS CFO

The UK banking group paid £4.4m to buy co-head of financial institutions banking group out of his contract

PIMCO SAYS THREAT OF EUROPEAN POPULISM IS OVERSTATED

A pick-up in support for anti-EU parties in the bloc's May elections would be a ‘marginal negative' not a ‘game-changer'

 
 
 

A STAR STOCK-PICKER EXITS THE HEDGE FUND STAGE

Lone Pine Capital's Steve Mandel - a poster child of hedge fund investing - quietly stepped down as portfolio manager last month

POLITICIAN JO JOHNSON TO GHOSTWRITE JEREMY COLLER'S BOOK

Coller is one of Europe's pioneers of private equity investing, having founded Coller Capital in 1990

 
 
 

CREDIT SUISSE CALLS END TO RESTRUCTURING BUT OLD TRADING PAINS REMAIN

Swiss bank returns to profit for first time in four years but trading business continues to struggle, with 10% revenue fall

DIGITAL CURRENCIES SCEPTIC JPMORGAN WILL ROLL OUT ONE OF ITS OWN

Development would be a striking move for a company led by one of the most vocal critics of bitcoin

 
 
 

BREXIT SHATTERS LONDON PROPERTY INVESTMENT IN CITY AND WEST END

Analysts say uncertainty around Brexit has led to deals drying up at the start of the year

ASHMORE BOSS REDUCES STAKE AFTER CONCERNS OF ‘CREEPING CONTROL'

Mark Coombs, who holds around 39% of shares in the FTSE 250-listed asset manager, will sell up to 4% each year

 
 
 

BLACKROCK NARROWS UK GENDER PAY AND BONUS GAPS

Progress puts BlackRock ahead of some of the City's largest firms, which have failed to improve disparity in the past year

CREDIT SUISSE REPORTS FIRST ANNUAL PROFIT IN FOUR YEARS

Swiss bank has seen a normalisation in market conditions so far this year

 
 
 

FACEBOOK BET HELPS HARVARD STOCK-PICKERS BEAT YALE

A 26% surge in social-media giant's stock this year has helped US equity investors at Harvard's endowment fund edge their rivals

BANK OF ENGLAND AND CITY INSTITUTIONS CUT PLASTIC USE

City banks step up efforts to remove single-use plastics ahead of EU regulations coming into force in 2021

 
 
 

ANGLO-DUTCH MANAGER CARDANO BUYS UK PENSION PROVIDER

Sale marks the exit of Danish fund ATP from the UK pensions market

NASDAQ LOOPHOLE FUELED 3,750% RISE IN SOFTWARE STOCK

The stock exchange is set to make changes after Phunware's shares soar

 
 
 



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