Jill Treanor

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.

Co-op takes a ratings knock

UK bank's chief executive quits after Moody's downgrades debt to junk status.

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.

Greece’s debt reduction ‘off track’

Inspectors have released a damning progress report amid darkening outlook for Spain. Larry Elliott, Jill Treanor and Giles Tremlett report.

King aced Barclays top executive

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

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