Banking Weekly

Christopher Thompson and guests discuss the damage to the reputation of Jes Staley, Barclays chief executive, over his conduct towards a whistleblower, Deutsche Bank’s capital increase and what to expect from this week’s US bank earnings reports. With special guest Matt Nixon of Disraeli Group.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss new FT data on women in banking and why so few make it to the top, the sweeping tax probe facing Credit Suisse, and how regulation affects non-US banks in America. With special guest Sally Miller, chief executive of the Institute of International Bankers.

 

Patrick Jenkins and the Financial Times banking team talk to Simon Brennan, a director at Deloitte, about the Bank of England’s stress tests. The team also discuss Santander’s introduction of ‘one-hour contracts’ and take a look at Credit Suisse as it prepares to raise capital and pay big bonuses.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss signs that Frankfurt is emerging as the early frontrunner in the race to win jobs from London ahead of Britain’s EU departure, the latest investment bank rankings, and the .

With special guests Hubertus Väth, director of Frankfurt Main Finance and Mark Benjamin, president and COO of cash machine company NCR.

 

Caroline Binham and guests discuss a new survey of bank ethics in the UK, Mark Tucker’s appointment as chairman of HSBC, and how the role of Wall Street bank analyst has changed in the last 25 years. With special guest Dame Colette Bowe of the UK Banking Standards Board and Mike Mayo, US bank research analyst.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss Deutsche Bank’s big rights issue, the UK Senior Managers Regime one year on, and Goldman Sachs’s crackdown on free phone calls. With special guest Davide Serra of Algebris Investments.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the launch of the first new clearing bank in the UK in 200 years, Deutsche Bank pay and the friction in the US between Trump’s protectionist policies and banks’ desire to employ staff in Asia. With special guest Nick Odgen, executive chairman of Clear Bank.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss a proposal that Royal Bank of Scotland should no longer be required to sell Williams & Glyn, Deutsche Bank’s mystery Chinese investor and HSBC’s disappointing results. With special guest Andrew Coombs of Citigroup.

 

Patrick Jenkins and the FT banking team discuss Credit Suisse’s full-year results with Berenberg analyst James Chappell and the Co-operative Bank’s struggle to survive under its current ownership. They also talk to Douglas Merrill of ZestFinance, a financial software company that helps lenders price loans to people with patchy credit histories.

 

Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the merits of putting former Goldman Sachs banker Gary Cohn in charge of US deregulation, Lloyds bank’s review of HBOS fraud customers, and Italian banking as UniCredit goes to the market and Intesa ponders a takeover of Generali. With special guest Dennis Kelleher, head of the regulatory think tank Better Markets.