FOR years, Hong Kong was a hotspot with plum jobs for overseas bankers as global firms hired aggressively. But many recently laid-off bankers in the city are finding that cost-cutting and a demand...

A BANKER who lost his job as part of Nomura Holdings Inc. cuts recalls the camaraderie at the riverside Oyster Shed bar next to the institution's London headquarters one evening as the room filled...

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FOR years, global investors and financiers have identified Hong Kong as a wealthy, stable city. On many fronts, this assumption is now being called into question. Hong Kong dollar funding costs...

FOR decades the United States led the push for lower tariffs worldwide, but President Donald Trump is testing the solidarity of his G-20 peers with a protectionist line on trade, putting central...

[NEW YORK] If you're lucky enough to survive banks' coming robot apocalypse, you can expect a raise.

CITIGROUP Inc has fired eight bankers and suspended three others from its equities trading desk in Hong Kong after an internal probe revealed misconduct in their dealings with clients, people with...

[LONDON] The number of bankers in the European Union paid over a million euros (S$1.53 million) a year rose in 2017 to nearly 5,000, even after regulators capped bonuses.

WHEN Saudi Arabia cut ties with Qatar in mid-2017, many international bankers chose to chase a potential fee windfall in Riyadh over doing deals with its rich but isolated neighbour. They're...

[AMSTERDAM] The Dutch government on Tuesday unveiled new plans to tighten up rules covering bankers' pay, including restrictions on selling shares awarded as part of compensation packages.

[PRETORIA] South Africa's biggest bank heist took place without a single shot being fired.