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  1. Volcker Rule to tackle big banks

    Posted Jan 26th 2010, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... and decided to support Volcker's ideas rather than the softer approach advocated by his treasury secretary, Timothy Geithner. The Democrats' loss of Edward Kennedy's Massachusetts senate seat to Republican Scott Brown was a mind-clearing moment: American voters had expressed anger indeed to hand the Kennedy family seat to the Republicans. More important is what the new ...

  2. The Ascent of Money

    Posted Nov 16th 2008, 12:00am by Sean Kennedy

    ... Sean Kennedy by Niall Ferguson Penguin, HK$240 Anyone who publishes a book like this when the world's financial markets look set for Armageddon must be supremely confident ... Bretton Woods and the Plaza Accord and the 'cotton famine' of the US Civil War. He looks at the great banking families and explains how the banking sector developed. And although ...

  3. The Last Tycoons

    Posted Nov 30th 2008, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... of people such as David Rockefeller and Jackie Kennedy. Third in the pantheon was Michel David-Weill, a member of one of the two families who controlled Lazard. Cohan's story includes battles, ...

  4. Course helps bankers keep pace with clients

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Kennedy Lau

    ... Kennedy Lau Citigroup Private Bank's proprietary wealth north Asia management associate programme, an in-house recruitment platform, has provided training for more than 100 candidates to become all-round bankers, ready to serve Asia's richest families and entrepreneurs. This year marks the fifth instalment of the programme, and graduates have been placed in positions across ...

  5. Fund chief 'did not cover bets'

    Posted May 28th 2005, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam While acknowledging he made a losing bet, the fund manager being sued by the family of a prominent solicitor for US$2 million in investment losses told the High Court yesterday ... million. Mr Leong persuaded tycoons such as Sun Hung Kwai Properties vice-chairman Thomas Kwok Ping-kwong, property investor Henry Fong Yuh-wah and one of the plaintiffs in the case, Kennedy Wong ...

  6. Super-wealthy demand more

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Kennedy Lau

    ... There are more high net-worth individuals in the region, and their needs are sophisticated, writes Kennedy Lau A swelling among the ranks of the nouveau riche in Asia in recent years has ... in their field. But when it comes to asset allocations strategy, loan facility arrangements, or even tax and estate planning for the family, advice on these matters from a private banker is always ...

  7. Preach what you practice

    Posted Dec 15th 2007, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... This brought home vividly the extent to which the decisions of senior executives affected the lives of individuals, their families and maybe whether they would be able to pay their children's ... is a collection of speeches by famous leaders such as Churchill, Kennedy and Martin Luther King. What comes across is their ability to communicate well and make their ideas inspiring. Nowadays, not enough ...



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