Tuesday, 23 April 2019

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  • A man walks past in front of a sign board of Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation, the asset management unit of Japan's Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (MUFG), in Tokyo.

    MUFG's US regulator tightens its grip

    Ticker | 22 February 2019

    Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group’s US bank violated the Bank Secrecy Act and its underlying regulations, US bank regulator the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said on Friday.

  • JP Morgan to unveil growth strategy

    People & Markets | 22 February 2019

    JP Morgan is expected to talk up plans to take market share in investment banking and trading in 2019 when the bank holds its annual investor day on Tuesday.

  • Derivative exposure rules taking a long route

    People & Markets | 22 February 2019

    Long-awaited changes to rules for calculating bank exposure to derivative contracts will be on hold a while longer as a trio of US regulators extended the comment period on changes by 30 days.

  • Q1 revenue revival seen as unlikely

    People & Markets | 15 February 2019

    After a bruising fourth quarter in fixed income trading and debt and equity underwriting, banks are warning that the first quarter may not snap back as expected – partly due to the US government shutdown.

  • Morgan Stanley wades into M&A market

    People & Markets | 15 February 2019

    Morgan Stanley dipped its toe into the M&A market - not as an adviser, but a buyer - as it bought Canadian employee stock plans manager Solium Capital for roughly US$900m.

  • Logo of Houlihan Lokey

    MOVES-Houlihan hires Mikullitz to lead shareholder activism unit

    Ticker | 12 February 2019

    Houlihan Lokey hired Mark Mikullitz from Deutsche Bank as a managing director in its M&A group leading its shareholder activism defense practice.

  • Lazard up, but struggles to keep pace with Evercore

    People & Markets | 08 February 2019

    Lazard continued a strong run for independent banks with record annual revenues last year on the back of a surprisingly robust market for M&A, but it was overshadowed by rival Evercore.

  • Goldman nips FICC

    People & Markets | 08 February 2019

    Goldman Sachs is expected to make what could be significant cuts to its fixed income, currency and commodities trading group after a tough couple of years, according to people familiar with the decision.

  • Bank M&A is back: BB&T/SunTrust could spark more

    People & Markets | 08 February 2019

    A US$28bn merger between US regional banks BB&T and SunTrust Banks is expected to set off an avalanche on M&A in the sleepy market for bank deals.

  • US Fed eases shock in 2019 stress test

    People & Markets | 08 February 2019

    After a bruising US bank health-check last year the Federal Reserve is offering a kinder, more gentle stress test this year – at least in one respect.