By GREGORY KATZAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - He was a poster boy for corporate arrogance, telling Parliament last year that the time for bankers to apologize had passed.
Now Bob Diamond is just the latest victim of growing public anger at a British
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Dutch telecommunications company Royal KPN NV says it has named the former head of its Belgian operations, Eric Hageman, as its new chief financial officer.
Hageman replaces Carla Smits, who quit in January after KPN decided to expand its
By MEERA SELVAAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - British politicians harshly criticized the country's banking system Saturday after Barclays was fined for manipulating data, with the leader of the opposition calling for an inquiry and government ministers joining the attack
By The Associated Press
THE SENTENCE: A Utah banker who pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor is sentenced to prison for three months for his role in an Internet poker prosecution that shut down the U.S. operations of three card-dealing companies.
NEW YORK (AP) - A Utah banker has been sentenced to three months in prison for his role in an Internet poker prosecution that shut down the U.S. operations of three card-dealing companies.
John Campos was sentenced Wednesday in Manhattan. The former St. George,
By BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA and PAUL SCHEMMAssociated Press
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) - Tunisia's president fired the governor of the central bank because his monetary policies conflicted with the economic program of the government, the president's office said Wednesday
By ELENA BECATOROSAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The banker who was chosen to be Greece's next finance minister resigned for health reasons Monday three days after he was rushed to the hospital, while the country's prime minister was confined to his home,
By NICHOLAS PAPHITISAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's new conservative-led coalition government on Thursday pledged to try and revise the country's austerity commitments to its creditors, but insisted that would not endanger ties with the rest of Europe or
By STEPHEN BRAUNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The national campaigns backing President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are drawing even in their fundraising prowess, but new financial filings released show that the "super" political committees supporting
By DIDI TANGAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - In a China awash with fake iPhones, pirated DVDs and knockoff Louis Vuitton bags, rice trader Lin Chunping took fakery to a whole new level: He invented a U.S. bank and claimed he bought it.