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Credit Suisse boss faces revolt from bankers

Tidjane Thiam's strategy shift towards emerging markets and disdain for once-core businesses have made many of the financial giant's well-compensated deal-makers unhappy

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Mr Thiam says Credit Suisse should dedicate itself to cultivating billionaires in China, Indonesia and Africa.

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WHEN Tidjane Thiam took over at Credit Suisse last July, he laid out a new direction for a financial giant with a storied investment banking history: do less investment banking.

And he used forceful language in doing so. He has referred to once-core businesses - such as

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