Jill Treanor

Jill Treanor works from London. Jill Treanor has over 11327 followers on Twitter.

Price-fixing exposé engulfs BoE

Traders admit to using chatrooms to trade ahead of the volatile period before benchmarks were set.

Closer ties needed to avoid future banking crisis

Policy group calls for banking supervisors to be paid more.

Lloyds sale jump-starts UK economy

Chancellor says the £60-million profit from the transaction has allowed Britain to turn the corner.

Singapore puts the squeeze on interest-rate profligates

Traders have been found to have attempted to manipulate interest rate and foreign exchange benchmarks.

Cap on big bonuses mooted

The European Banking Authority is thought to have approved proposals that would require a cap on bonuses for anyone whose pay is more than €500 000.

Shareholders make their voices heard

Corporates in London are once again taking flak over their executive pay policies.

UK minister admonishes all-male boards of FTSE firms

British Business Secretary Vince Cable will write to the bosses of the eight companies in the FTSE 100 index that still have men-only boardrooms..

UK banks may face 60bn shortfall

Bank of England policymakers have ordered British banks to make a more "honest" assessment of hidden losses on their balance sheets.

Call for ethics probe into UK banks

Standard Chartered is the latest to be accused of unethical practices by US regulators, sparking market flight.

King aced Barclays top executive

The Bank of England's governor intervened to ensure that Bob Diamond vacated his post, writes Jill Treanor.

In the vortex of a global bank row

The Tories have seized on ideas that ministers gave Barclays the nod over its manipulation of interest rates, writes Nicholas Watt and Jill Treanor.

SABMiller taps into own talent

SABMiller's promotion of chief executive Graham Mackay to chairperson without a good reason flouts the United Kingdom's corporate governance code.

Press Releases

Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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