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SEC 'too tentative' over Wall Street

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A trial attorney from the Securities and Exchange Commission said his bosses were too 'tentative and fearful' to bring many Wall Street leaders to heel after the 2008 credit crisis, echoing the regulator’s outside critics.

Goldman boss warns of consequences of UK leaving EU

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From a corner conference room overlooking the Thames, Michael Sherwood, a vice chairman of Goldman Sachs, has the guts to voice publicly what many in London’s centuries-old financial district are increasingly worried about behind closed doors: that threats to Britain’s membership in the European Union are threats to British business.

UK M&A falls to four-year low

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The number of mergers and acquisitions in the UK has fallen to a four-year low during the first three months of the year, while flotations have had their strongest start since the peak in 2007.

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Have Bonuses For Support Staff Peaked ?

Despite the fears that 2007 would see a fall-off (or at least a flattening) of profits, the performance of firms operating in the financial markets this year has been remarkably durable. But will this translate into bigger bonuses for all ?

Lehman Brothers - A Brief History

In 1844, 23-year-old Henry Lehman, the son of a cattle merchant, emigrated to the United States from the town of Rimpar, in the German state of Bavaria. He settled in Montgomery, Alabama, where he opened a dry goods store, 'H. Lehman'. In 1847, following the arrival of Emanuel Lehman, the Firm became 'H. Lehman and Bro'. With the arrival of their youngest brother, Mayer Lehman, in 1850, the Firm changed its name again and 'Lehman Brothers' was founded.

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