Some City analysts have questioned whether the new rules were a response to the death of a 21-year-old Merrill Lynch intern this summer
Wall Street Bank agrees to make payouts to four regulators in compensation for derivative losses in 2012 costing $6.2b
Young German worked until 6am for three consecutive days before collapse at home in east London
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Ben Rattray, 31, from the US, planned to be a banker before turning to activism when his brother came out as gay
The petition website that ignited a US protest movement is launching in the UK
Male directors of British companies still vastly outnumber female ones, but things could soon change thanks to the efforts of pioneers such as these. Kate Youde reports on gender imbalance in the boardroom
From Dave'n'Barack to trendy club nights and Boris's wiff waff, we can't get enough of ping pong. Howard Jacobson sings the praises of a great game, while Will Dean looks at the healthy state of table tennis in Britain
Elvis and Sinatra fell in love with Palm Springs – and its iconic buildings and glitzy past mean this Californian desert city still has the power to charm
The computer hackers' collective Anonymous has uncovered a proposal by a consortium of private contractors to attack and discredit WikiLeaks.
American banks' efforts to foreclosure on millions of delinquent mortgages have been plunged into chaos by a growing scandal over administrative inconsistencies and errors.
One of Wall Street's biggest banks has told its traders not to sign any contracts with BP that last more than a year, as concerns over its financial position continued to buffet the market.
Liverpool co-owner George Gillett has played down speculation that a buy-out of the Barclays Premier League club is imminent.
Liverpool's co-owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett were forced to admit publicly yesterday that they are looking for new investors, after the Saudi prince who was entertained at Anfield on Saturday revealed the nature of their discussions.
Liverpool's co-owners George Gillett and Tom Hicks have issued a joint statement rubbishing reports that either party are preparing to sell their stake in the club.
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