It's easy to see why Mike Smith would be a forerunning candidate to replace Bob Diamond, but would Barclays be as good a fit for the ANZ chief?
Global financial markets again face a turbulent week, as the latest agreement between European leaders aimed at solving the region’s debt crisis threatens to unravel.
There was a double-header overnight for fans of the now years-long show, the collapse of the integrity of British public life.
Giant global insurance and pension funds are watching the unfolding Libor scandal with intense interest, as they contemplate massive legal actions against the major banks involved.
With global banking prices purposely massaged by both central and privately owned banks, we shouldn't be surprised corruption sometimes sneaks in. But why don't we question manipulation of the Australian cash rate?
It’s no wonder there are so many disillusioned Republicans nowadays. Personal responsibility, accountability and not relying on government were once the benchmarks of being a Republican. The proposed Bush sub-prime plan continues the trend of eroding these principles, writes Matt Marks.