Posts Tagged ‘investment banks’

FSA to assess levels of risk behind big banks’ profits

The profits of investment banks and their funding models are to be the subject of a new wave of regulatory scrutiny as specialist teams from the Financial Services Authority (FSA) search for evidence of excessive risk-taking in the City of London. View full post on UK Business Stories

Banks to overhaul global pay structures

The world’s biggest investment banks seek to differentiate between bankers based in Europe and those who work elsewhere after a European clampdown on bonuses View full post on UK Business Stories

HSBC To Double Basic Banker Pay In Advance Of EU Bonus Restrictions

Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corp. plans to double the basic pay of senior investment banks to get around tightening European Union rules on bonus payouts. Those who will benefit from the scheme are HSBC bankers in London, New York and Hong Kong. View full post on Banking Stories