Barney Frank Says Farewell To Congress

NEWSMAKERS: UNITED STATES   By Paula Green   Will Wall Street miss US Congressman Barney Frank, the ranking Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee (HFSC) and architect of the 2010 legislation aiming to avert another global financial disaster?   Frank ...

Toronto To Overtake London As A Hub For Bankers

MILESTONES: TORONTO   By Erik Heinrich   Canada’s financial capital is on track to become one of the largest global banking centers—overtaking London in the number of banking jobs by 2017, according to Moody’s Analytics.   Toronto to overtake London in banking ...

Jon Corzine Has A Lot Of Explaining To Do

NEWSMAKERS: UNITED STATES   By Gordon Platt   Jon Corzine, the former governor of New Jersey and once a US senator, believes that a man’s word is his bond.   Fallout from MF Global raises concerns over CFTC watchfulness When ...

WORLD’S BEST INTERNET BANKS IN NORTH AMERICA 2011

Global Finance names the World’s Best Internet Banks in North America 2011 NEW YORK, July 22, 2011 – Global Finance has announced the First Round winners in the “World’s Best Internet Banks” competition in North America. This is the 12th ...

Domestic Group Makes Move To Buy Canadian Exchanges

MILESTONES / CANADA   by Erik Heinrich   Near-monopoly: Bid faces antitrust scrutiny The London Stock Exchange (LSE) has been stymied in its attempt to take over Canada’s TMX Group, parent of the Toronto and Montreal exchanges and the TSX ...