Policing the ring-fence perimeter: the winners and losersBy Chris Spedding
October 24, 2023
Ignoring strident calls from some to ‘tear down the wall’ between banks’ retail arms and their investment and international activities, the Treasury has instead put forward ideas for near-term reforms.
Drawing on the Edinburgh Reforms and Skeoch Review, its consultation aims to rectify some of the original ...
Rising regulatory and compliance demands are holding up mergers and acquisitions among banks, say experts. Data from Refinitiv shows a sharp, global decline in bank M&A activity this year. While...Read more