Standard Chartered has unveiled sweeping changes in its boardroom following reports of discord at the top of the FTSE 100 bank.
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Wednesday 13 June 2012
Dame Gail Rebuck has become the third director to stand down from the BSkyB board since November, after criticism the broadcaster's board is not independent enough.
Friday 30 March 2012
One of Britain's most senior bankers yesterday launched an excoriating attack on the new bank regulator which will replace the Financial Services Authority within two years.
Saturday 24 March 2012
Standard Chartered's chief executive, Peter Sands, right, received a modest pay rise last year to take his package to $8m (£5m), but his counterpart at Credit Suisse, Brady Dougan, saw his pay more than halved to Sfr5.8m (£4m).
Saturday 25 February 2012
A takeover battle erupted yesterday for the Mozambique-focused oil explorer Cove Energy, after Shell's £992m bid was trumped by a far bigger offer of £1.12bn by Thailand's state-owned PTT Exploration.
Tuesday 14 February 2012
Liverpool have dismissed claims they were pressured into issuing apologies over the Luis Suarez affair by shirt sponsors Standard Chartered.
Tuesday 14 February 2012
Standard Chartered tells club of 'disappointment' over player's failure to shake hands with Evra
Monday 13 February 2012
Alastair Cook's career-best 137 near single-handedly kept England competitive with a total of 260 for seven in the first one-day international at the Zayed Stadium.
Thursday 19 January 2012
Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre believes the club's vast global appeal gives them the financial muscle to absorb revenue lost from missing out on European football.
Monday 02 January 2012
The Independent on Sunday: Industry set to plumb the depths
Monday 12 December 2011
Britain will suffer a deeper recession than previously thought, leading economists have warned.
Friday 09 December 2011
Thursday 03 November 2011
Tuesday 09 August 2011
The private equity arm of financial services group Standard Chartered has secured a stake in a Saudi construction company in a deal worth $75m.
Thursday 04 August 2011
Standard Chartered, the British bank that makes most its profits in Asia, said yesterday it was on course to report its eighth consecutive year of record profits after a 17 per cent jump in its bottom line in the first half.
Monday 01 August 2011
With the five major UK banks releasing interim results this week, their global peers have seemingly been doing their best to dampen sentiment.
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