Jamie Dimon gave out career advice

Jamie Dimon

Eric Cantor sat in his Washington office in June after one of the biggest upsets in congressional history, getting encouragement from JPMorgan Chase’s Jamie Dimon, head of the largest U.S. bank.

Citi CEO bank earnings to be steadier

Citi Building Canary Wharf

Banks will probably generate more reliable profits, though not at the high levels preceding 2008’s crisis, as firms adapt to new rules and pressure to cut risk, Citigroup Inc. Chief Executive Officer Michael Corbat said.

RBS - better news on loss provisions

RBS branch window

Royal Bank of Scotland will release £800m from provisions it had set aside to cover losses on bad loans after an improvement in economic conditions, especially in Ireland.