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Thursday, 20 September 2018

Gareth Gore' s stories

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  • Rusal

    Sanctioned firms EN+ and Rusal set for Russian bank lifeline

    Top News | 25 May 2018

    Russia is preparing to rewire parts of its financial system to prevent the latest round of US sanctions, which were ratcheted up last month to target 24 people close to the Kremlin, from wreaking further damage on its banks and wider economy.

  • Roadblocks ahead for Russia’s bond market rehabilitation

    Russia sanctions threaten capital markets shutdown

    Top News | 18 May 2018

    Russian companies are facing months of being shut out of global capital markets, as investors continue to digest the latest round of sanctions against the country introduced last month.

  • Argentinians protest against the government seeking IMF help

    Argentina's two-year market honeymoon ends in separation

    Top News | 11 May 2018

    Just two years after regaining access to markets, ending more than a decade as a financial pariah, Argentina has once again found itself shut off from global capital after a new financial crisis hit the country, forcing it to ask

  • The remnants of a roller coast sits in the surf three days after Hurricane Sandy

    Stresses emerge as rising rates erode liquidity

    Top News | 04 May 2018

    Signs of stress are beginning to appear in pockets of the global financial system, in a sign that central bank efforts to wean markets off ultra-loose monetary policy after almost a decade of easy money could turn into a bumpy ride.

  • Deutsche Bank HQ

    Deutsche Bank has a €60bn problem, but doesn't want to talk about it

    Top News | 27 April 2018

    Thirteen months ago, on the day Deutsche Bank launched an €8bn rights issue to fill yet another hole in its balance sheet - its fifth capital raise since the global financial crisis - the German bank promised investors a new era of transparency.

  • US dollar bills

    Fees top US$100bn for first time since 2007

    Top News | 15 December 2017

    Christmas has come early for investment bankers, after the annual haul of fees from underwriting and advisory work last week topped US$100bn for the first time in a decade, following a last-minute rush of deals that capped a bumper year of issuance.

  • Built on sand?

    Built on sand?

    All Special Reports | 15 December 2017

    Grand plans to transform Saudi Arabia’s oil-focused economy have caught the attention of every major bank over the past year. But many could be in for a long wait as they seek returns on the resources being lavished on the country.

  • Bank for Financial Institutions: Morgan Stanley

    Bank for Financial Institutions: Morgan Stanley

    All Special Reports | 15 December 2017

    Only one bank can boast of having been the key adviser on the year’s biggest transactions from European banks, US insurers and Asian fintech firms. For its range of work on complex deals across all products and regions, Morgan Stanley is IFR’s Bank of the Year for Financial Institutions.

  • Bank for Governments: Citigroup

    Bank of the Year for Governments: Citigroup

    All Special Reports | 15 December 2017

    Its unrivalled global presence and prowess across the entire spectrum of banking have long marked out Citigroup as a vital partner for public sector clients. But in 2017 it took that a step further, leveraging its assets to create some landmark and often innovative solutions for governments – often against strong headwinds. Citigroup is IFR’s Bank of the Year for Governments.

  • Bank for Financial Sponsors: Goldman Sachs

    Bank for Financial Sponsors: Goldman Sachs

    All Special Reports | 15 December 2017

    Coming up with new transaction ideas while navigating a crowded field of private equity firms, family offices, sovereign wealth funds and other asset managers has been crucial for sponsor bankers in a busy year. One firm has cemented its lead over rivals, making Goldman Sachs IFR’s Bank of the Year for Financial Sponsors.