investment banking

MUFG Union buys investment bank with middle-market focus

01/11/19

Intrepid Investment Bankers provides advice on M&A and capital markets activities.

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The princess and the paycheck, Blythe Masters' exit and #MeToo paranoia

12/20/18

An accusation of sexual discrimination plays out in court for BNP Paribas; Jeffries’ top execs chastise Wall Street men over #MeToo paranoia; blockchain startup loses Blythe Masters; and RBS might make history with a female CEO-CFO duo.

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BofA's Moynihan feels his bankers' pain: 'We got a little too careful'

12/20/18

Bank of America is loosening the reins on its investment bankers, sending out dealmakers in search of more middle-sized transactions in the U.S. and seeking to regain market share after cutting back on risk.

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Citi names Chirico, Cox to run investment bank in North America

12/07/18

The structure of Citigroup's newly combined investment banking and capital markets division is becoming clearer, with the appointment John Chirico and Kevin Cox as co-heads of the business for North America.

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SunTrust recruits JPMorgan exec to lead business lending in Houston

11/27/18

It's the latest expansion step in commercial services there by the Atlanta bank, which has no retail branches in Texas.

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Bitcoin nosedive continues; nearly 30 large banks sign UN ethics code

11/27/18

Miners of the digital currency are losing interest, which could lead to more price declines; scandal-scarred banks among those that endorse Principles for Responsible Banking.

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SVB Financial to buy Boston investment bank

11/13/18

The California company will pay $280 million to buy Leerink Holdings, which focuses on health care and life sciences firms.

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Ex-JPMorgan CFO, now activist, bets big on Deutsche Bank

11/01/18

The $660 million investment from Hudson Executive Capital is seen as a vote of confidence in Deutsche Bank CEO Christian Sewing.

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Lenders, Credit Karma make a deal; Goldman goes further down Main Street

10/23/18

Consumer finance portal will be able to tell customers which loans they’ll qualify for; Marcus unit will soon offer investment services.

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Regionals won't be making any major deals. Here's why

10/19/18

On paper, conditions would seem favorable for regional banks to pursue acquisitions in order to overcome organic growth challenges. But executives have poured cold water on that idea in recent days.

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