Finance

Financial News reveals 2023 awards calendar

Financial News is introducing several new awards in 2023, as we build on the success of our Most Influential and Rising Stars gongs and roll them out across more of the City’s key sectors. […]

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Finance

Why Blackstone’s BREIT is a cautionary tale for private funds

Top executives at Blackstone declared themselves baffled that so many retail investors want their money back from its giant private property fund, given its strong performance. They shouldn’t be surprised. The very design of the fund […]

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Finance

Credit Suisse’s Italian chief exec Andrea Donzelli jumps for Jefferies in latest senior exit

Jefferies has hired Credit Suisse’s chief executive for Italy, the latest senior departure from the Swiss lender as the US bank continues to add dealmakers. Andrea Donzelli has joined Jefferies as vice […]

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Finance

Robinhood rolls out IRAs to target buy-and-hold crowd

Robinhood said on 6 December it will start offering retirement accounts, in a plan to convince the next generation of investors that compound interest can be just as exciting as GameStop and […]

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News

Japan parliament approves law to tighten restrictions on Unification Church donations – JURIST

Japan’s House of Councillors Saturday passed a law to tighten restrictions on the solicitation of donations by religious and secular groups. The legislation is intended to prevent Japan’s controversial Unification Church, or […]

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Finance

European energy traders face up to 80% spike in margins

European energy traders could face margin hikes of up to 80% as a new calculation model takes effect. The risk weighting of European energy derivatives has jumped under the latest version of the Standard Initial Margin […]

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Ghana passes law criminalising identifying as LGBTQ+ – JURIST

The Parliament of Ghana passed a bill Wednesday that makes it illegal to identify as LGBTQ+ in Ghana. The Promotion of Proper Human Sexual Rights and Ghanaian Family Values Bill 2021 states […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Bitget Reaches 20 Million Users As Spot Trading Volumes Grow by Nearly 100%

Although many have labelled 2023 as a down year for fintech, not all fintechs experienced this – case and point: Bitget. The cryptocurrency exchange and web3 company has shared that its spot […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Digital Assets and Electronic Trade Documents Focus of Law Commission Draft Legislation

The Law Commission, the statutory independent body constantly reviewing the law of England and Wales and offering recommendations for change, has launched a call for evidence to inform its project on private […]

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News

At least 16 Northern Ireland Troubles inquests to fall short of Legacy Act deadline – JURIST

At least sixteen inquests into deaths that occurred during the Northern Ireland Troubles will not be completed by the deadline set out in the Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Act 2023, […]

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