Bloomberg's John Dawson takes a look at the top company headlines on Bloomberg Television's 'On The Move Asia'.
A Retail bank leader in France and in Europe, Crédit Agricole is a first-class partner for the economies in which it operates.
Bankers working on the sale of the bulk of Vivendi's stake in Activision Blizzard Inc to the video games maker and its management could earn advisory fees of up to $80m, according to an industry estimate.
Crédit Agricole CIB’s Board of Directors approved a proposal presented by Jean-Yves Hocher, Chief Executive Officer, to appoint the following Deputy Chief Executive Officers:
Investment banking - never has it been so difficult to be outside the top division.
Jean-Paul Mazoyer has been appointed Head of Group Information Technology at Crédit Agricole S.A., reporting to Michel Mathieu, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Crédit Agricole S.A., as of 11 March 2013.
Credit Agricole, France’s third- largest bank by market value, reported a record fourth-quarter loss after writing down goodwill at its Italian and investment- banking businesses.
Kareem Serageldin, a former senior trader at Credit Suisse, faces the first court hearing this week in what is likely to be many months of legal cases to decide whether he is to be extradited to the US to face multi-million dollar fraud charges.
Gigi Stone reports on headlines making news around the globe.
And so on it goes.
Crédit Agricole CIB has announced the final organisation of its management team.
Commerzbank will probably be the next bank to resolve alleged U.S. sanctions violations, a person with knowledge of the matter said.
Reuters reports that Bear Stearns has settled a 2002 case with US regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission in which five salespeople were accused of issuing unauthorized faxes and e-mails containing sales materials about future offerings ahead of regulatory approval declaring them effective.
Credit Agricole has published its Q1 earnings.
The European Commission has informed Crédit Agricole, HSBC and JPMorgan of its preliminary view that they may have breached EU antitrust rules by colluding to influence the pricing of interest rate derivatives denominated in the euro currency.
Credit Agricole came out Wednesday and revealed details of its new strategic plan for Calyon, its investment banking unit. The plan confirms 500 job losses at the unit, a EUR 300 million cost-cutting exercise, a strengthening of risk management and the exit of high-risk capital markets activities.
Crédit Agricole Cheuvreux has announced the appointment of Luca Solca as Global Head of European Research .
It's very clear that our friends across the Channel could never permit a venerable French institution like Societe Generale to fall into the hands of dreadful foreigners. So, French banks like BNP Paribas and Credit Agricole will be 'encouraged' by the French authorities to jump in should it ultimately look as if SG can no longer stand alone. The upshot ? French labour laws being what they are, there will be very few job losses back home. But over at the international investment banking operations of any merged firm, there will be carnage. A BNP Paribas / Societe Generale merger, in particular, would result in blood on foreign streets. As the French say, though, 'C'est La Vie'.
Credit Agricole said profit was almost wiped out in the second quarter on charges tied to its stake in bailed-out Banco Espirito Santo SA.
Here's a selection of links to some interesting BBC, Bloomberg, Daily Telegraph and Reuters stories that made the news over the weekend.