Banking reform

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UK could face ‘banking crisis worse than 2008’ if City fails to prepare for fossil fuel collapse
Report from climate activist groups says City is unprepared for potential collapse in value of fossil fuel assets

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

12, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Bulb takeover saga sheds light on ‘disgraceful’ lack of transparency
Let’s hope E.ON, Centrica and Scottish Power’s judicial reviews succeed in forcing some openness

Nils Pratley

30, Nov, 2022 @7:04 PM

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The Guardian view on central bankers: don’t put them in charge of the crisis | Editorial
Editorial: The UN is right to warn that governments risk a worldwide recession precipitated by excessive rate rises

Editorial

16, Oct, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Banks among biggest beneficiaries of Kwarteng’s mini-budget
From scrapping the cap on bonuses to slashing red tape, the chancellor unveils a raft of policies he says will boost economic growth

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

23, Sep, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Credit Suisse has allowed the morally bankrupt to steal from the poor for too long | Joseph Stiglitz
How many exposés will it take for Switzerland and other countries to change their laws on banking secrecy, says Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate in economics

Joseph Stiglitz

21, Feb, 2022 @5:00 PM

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The Credit Suisse leaks expose an industry that has got away with too much for too long | Prem Sikka
I won’t be holding my breath for government action or an UK inquiry into its actions – or into any other bank for that matter, says banking expert Prem Sikka

Prem Sikka

21, Feb, 2022 @2:17 PM

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Crooks, kleptocrats and crises: a timeline of Credit Suisse scandals
A string of controversies have beset Switzerland’s second-largest lender, including Japanese ‘shredding party’ and US sub-prime fraud

Kalyeena Makortoff and David Pegg

21, Feb, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Credit Suisse leak raises painful questions for the bank
Analysis: Bosses will have to prove their aversion to dubious wealthy clients if they are to regain trust of markets and regulators

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

20, Feb, 2022 @5:00 PM

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Revealed: Credit Suisse leak unmasks criminals, fraudsters and corrupt politicians
Massive leak reveals Swiss bank’s accounts have been used by an array of high-risk clients over several decades

David Pegg, Kalyeena Makortoff, Martin Chulov, Paul Lewis and Luke Harding

20, Feb, 2022 @5:00 PM

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What is the Suisse secrets leak and why are we publishing it?
Banking secrecy is an issue of global public interest that can have a profound impact on the world’s poorest

Paul Lewis Head of investigations

20, Feb, 2022 @5:00 PM

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Javid and Osborne ‘lobbied to reduce mis-selling payouts to small business’
Independent review finds City regulator changed compensation rules after pressure from UK banks

Jasper Jolly

14, Dec, 2021 @5:53 PM

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Bank of England warns of crackdown on financing linked to climate risk
Tougher regulation means banks and insurers face extra audits and capital rules for unsustainable assets

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

28, Oct, 2021 @2:20 PM

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