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Barclays to employee 10,000 Lehmans staff

This morning Barclays announced it will take on 10,000 employees from Lehman Brothers.

Barclays has completed its acquisition of Lehman Brothers North American investment banking and capital markets operations.

Banking and advisory services will likely reopen on Monday under the Barclays Capital name.


Aston Challenge winner

The winner of Paymentshield’s Aston Challenge competition was Terence Mulroney, co-director of M T Financial Services, which is part of the Thinc network.

Fair’s fair

They say that the best salespeople and the most intelligent economic
thinkers do not necessarily make the best managers and leaders.

Money Partners increases rates

With effect from Wednesday September 24 2008, all Money Partners interest rates will increase by 0.75% and lender completion fees by £750.

Europe: why persist with value today?

By Rob Burnett, Neptune’s Head of European Equities The Neptune European Opportunities Fund remains committed to a value bias. We see a broadening array of opportunities in diversified industries at compelling valuations today. The most complicated part of the market is the European banks. We are currently overweight in this sub-sector as many banks are […]


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