Financial Services

Brazil probes 15 banks over forex fixing

by AFP
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Antitrust body accuses global banks of colluding to form a secret cartel.

China's jitters more dangerous for Australia than Greece: NAB's Thorburn

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Global markets taking Greek crisis in their stride as China's stocks hit bear territory.

Grexit 'would bring challenges' for financial services industry

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Chief executive of Europe's largest stock exchange says referendum result could be 'very, very chaotic'.

PayPal buys money-sending service Xoom

by AFP
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Online payments titan broadens its horizons with the deal valued at $US890 million.

P2P lending no threat to banks

by AAP
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Australians could be borrowing an estimated $22 billion from each other rather than banks within five years, but the banks aren't worried.

GE Capital opens doors on $3.6bn sell-off

Final shortlist in auction to be drawn up in a month as GE opens data room to suitors.

ANZ appoints new global corporate advisory head

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Martin Hanrahan to lead ANZ's corporate advisory team.

Challenger sells Kapstream stake

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US-based Janus Capital acquires total 51% stake of fixed income fund manager.

Why the tech titans are steering clear of banking

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Tech giants like Apple, Google and Facebook may want a piece of the mobile payments action, but they're unlikely to enter the banking space.

World Bank warns China on financial sector

by AFP
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World Bank bemoans 'over-indebtedness', 'weakly regulated shadow banking system'.

Embrace 'robo' advisers: QSuper

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Head of nation’s second-biggest industry super fund talks up hi-tech solutions in the sector.

Bank lending faces APRA scrutiny

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APRA reviews lending strategies in bid to slow Sydney and Melbourne property markets.

Little evidence of liquidity strain: Fed's Brainard

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Federal Reserve Governor pushes back against industry complaints on post-crisis reform.

Never touching taxes on super: Abbott

by AAP
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott has ruled out ever increasing taxes on superannuation.

Macquarie still leads hunt for financial assets

Macquarie remains the prime contender for about $11.8bn of financial services assets.

Pepper outlines risks in cash bid

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IPO candidate says acquisitions to remain a major growth driver, hopes to raise $147m.

Bill Gross warns on market liquidity

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Janus Capital portfolio manager says next crisis will test market liquidity in unprecedented way.

Hayes' emails presented in Libor trial

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Former trader said he was 'not concerned' when benchmark rate came under scrutiny.

International standards boost banking resilience: Dudley

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Federal Reserve policymaker highlights importance of consistent standards to sound financial infrastructure.

Greece to spoil super returns

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Australian super funds set to post first single-digit returns in 3 years as Greece weighs.

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