Banking Weekly

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the CBI’s views on regulation post-Brexit and former EU chief José Manuel Barroso’s new job at Goldman Sachs, while in the US, Ben MacLannahan talks to Kim Schoenholtz, of NYU Stern School of Business, about Fed policy options in an era of low inflation and low growth.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the latest developments in the UK Brexit debate and what options are on the table for UK financial institutions, why a Deutsche Bank whistelblower spurned his award and developments in the US mortgage insurance market. With special guests Barney Reynolds of Shearman & Sterling and Dinos Iordanou of Arch Capital.

 

Martin Arnold and guests discuss ValueAct’s stake in Morgan Stanley, why banks appear unprepared for a looming international accounting change, and hoarding cash: a drastic response to negative interest rates. With special guest Andrew Spooner of Deloitte.

 

Christopher Thompson and guests discuss the UK competition watchdog’s long-awaited report into the state of retail banking, Royal Bank of Scotland’s decision to abandon its spin-off of Williams and Glyn, European investment banks’ underperformance and the state of small business lending in the US. With special guests Eric Leenders of the British Bankers Association and Glenn Goldman of Credibly.

 

Patrick Jenkins and Laura Noonan discuss the European stress tests with KPMG’s Marcus Evans, Emma Dunkley looks at results from Lloyds and the latest developments in the PPI mis-selling scandal. Meanwhile, Ben McLannahan speaks to Doug Landy, partner at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy about banking regulation and the Dodd-Frank Act, which has just turned six years old.

 

Patrick Jenkins and Martin Arnold discuss US authorities’ allegation that current and former HSBC employees cheated clients on a foreign exchange deal, and look at how Luxembourg is pitching to win business from firms in the City of London stung by Brexit. Meanwhile, Ben McLannahan speaks to Nader Tavakoli, CEO of Ambac, about the settlement to end litigation brought by investors burnt by the collapse of the futures brokerage MF Global.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss US bank results, particularly Goldman Sachs, the Boston Consulting Group’s report on what Brexit will cost the banking system, and Italy’s banking crisis, with special guest Jean-Pierre Mustier, Unicredit’s new chief executive.

 

Patrick Jenkins and Laura Noonan discuss bank chief executives’ pay and the latest UK moves to get more women into finance, with special guest Harriett Baldwin, economic secretary to the UK Treasury, and in the US Ben McLannahan previews US banks’ second quarter earnings with Nathan Stovall of S&P Global Market Intelligence.

 

In this extra edition of Banking Weekly, Owen Walker and Philip Stafford discuss the challenges derivatives trading is facing from regulation, technology and macroeconomics, and hear the views of participants at a recent derivatives conference in London.

Read more at: FT.com/reports/exchanges-trading-clearing

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the mayhem in the Italian banking sector, the consequences of the Brexit vote for RBS and the Bank of England’s stability outlook and the results of the latest US stress tests.