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07/18/2018 04:01 PM
Berkshire Hathaway: repo man
Cash is burning a hole in Warren Buffett’s deep pockets

07/18/2018 04:28 AM
Investment consultants: switched off
Financial watchdogs send warning shots over the bows of the big three advisers

07/18/2018 03:51 AM
Morgan Stanley: stormin’ Gorman
Bank chief executive’s ‘make money’ strategy is neither bold nor innovative

07/18/2018 03:50 AM
Swatch: digital divide
Group reliant on Chinese consumers needs more time to counter smartwatch competition

07/18/2018 02:33 AM
Chinese tourism: flying high
Investors should focus on where outbound travellers want to spend their money

07/18/2018 01:44 AM
Danske Bank: laundry bill
Danish lender’s response to scandal in Estonia is refreshing 

07/17/2018 11:01 PM
Lex Letter from New York: Boutiques and berated bankers
Chief executives are increasingly trusting small, upstart banks with their most sensitive transactions

07/17/2018 05:53 AM
Goldman Sachs: Solomon’s choice 
Incoming chief faces a big strategic dilemma when he takes the rein

07/17/2018 04:22 AM
British Land/CVAs: store wars
Limiting retail revenue dependence is a good idea in case rent agreements balloon

07/17/2018 04:00 AM
Australia/executive remuneration: pay checks
Shareholders should be concerned about opacity and undemanding targets

07/17/2018 02:27 AM
ThyssenKrupp: priced to steel
Executive upheaval presents a good chance to improve the business

07/17/2018 01:40 AM
Netflix: flixer upper  
Streaming service is taking an unnecessary risk with new high-yield bonds

07/16/2018 07:27 AM
Bank of America: call me responsible
Lender has been edging away from the kind of business that caused trouble last time around  

07/16/2018 04:32 AM
Hargreaves Lansdown/FCA: fees squeeze
If exit charges are banned on platforms, growth prospects should mitigate losses

07/16/2018 03:12 AM
Private equity/EM: Abraaj too far
Reputational damage to the Dubai firm is likely to spread as scrutiny of the sector intensifies

07/16/2018 02:00 AM
Xiaomi/China: disconnect
Private Chinese tech groups may be rethinking plans to list in Hong Kong

07/16/2018 12:09 AM
Deutsche Bank: Sewing hope
Encouraging profits update is a boon to the chief executive and his focus on corporates  

07/13/2018 05:01 AM
Wells Fargo: far gone
It will take more than an ad campaign to escape the fallout of robo-account scandal  

07/13/2018 03:27 AM
GAM: boffin bother
Cantab has failed to live up to the hype but Swiss asset manager has other woes too

07/13/2018 01:00 AM
Best of Lex: your weekly round-up
Auditors, Deutsche Bank, Co-op Bank, Ocado, Xiaomi, Delta Air Lines and more

07/13/2018 12:00 AM
Football finances: net profits
Juventus and other clubs are able to absorb high salaries

07/12/2018 10:25 PM
Japan/trade war: a yen to win
Tokyo is a less likely punching ball for Donald Trump than either Germany or China

07/12/2018 06:09 AM
Delta Air Lines: sunny side up
The scepticism of airline investors has remained solid

07/12/2018 04:12 AM
Asos: friction fiction
The online fast fashion emporium is set to continue gathering pace

07/12/2018 02:28 AM
Peugeot SA: driving less hazy
So far, chief is steering well amid car industry’s twists and turns