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Preview : Bank Results Season First Quarter 2014 : JPM and GS scrape by in the IPO rush

Courtesy: markets.ft.com Most banks fail to get advisory income into the house       JPM and GS scrape by in the IPO rush   The M&A pie is still … Continue reading

April 4, 2014

Bank Results Season: Goldman Sachs reports another $2.88 earnings per share (Q3:2013)

As expected by the markets, Revenues dipped nearly 15% year on year , though the impact is still largely from Trading Income in Bonds and the ongoing Taper /no Taper … Continue reading

October 17, 2013

Bank Results Season: BofA makes it 4/4 on below expectations

Of course, after Bank of America’s $2.5 Bln 20 cents a share run in the low mortgage quarter finds investors chary of the mortgage producers US Bank and Signature Bank … Continue reading

October 16, 2013

Bank Results Season: Wells Fargo does match JP Morgan in Earnings of $5.6 Bln (Q3 2013)

Of course, JP Morgan booked $9 Bln in expenses to settlements that eroded the profit banks for the September quarter, Wells Fargo saved up its improving credentials in profit making … Continue reading

October 11, 2013

The Mid-week Trading update: No #JobsFriday, No #TwitterIPO, You and I might know the Euro is not the next Reserve currency for anyone..(US:TWTR, $TWTR, US:GS, US:JPM, $XRH)

But then, remember it is a slow week and Twitter filing public IPO documents also means less for them as the shutdown continues, but then back on the topic we … Continue reading

October 4, 2013

Realogy, Workday, Sprint and a truncated Equities revival | US Equities- Deal Insight

You may attribute it to Apple’s rerating in 2011 or its introduction of the mini iPad which brings it down in the iPad Wars at almost a level playing field … Continue reading

October 15, 2012

HSBC keeps running Asian deal markets singlehandedly | Banking Insight

Even as banks enjoyed the spree on the bourses and the pre-election equity juggernaut moves to within 5% of the S&P 500, the weekend was relatively quiet except for a … Continue reading

September 17, 2012

Bubblecious Global Markets worried by China skinny dipping again? | Advantage China

CCB in the market with a $15B shopping Bag Dealmakers are happy of course and US bank stocks jumped 3-5% on yesterday’s news that China’s no. 3 by assets and … Continue reading

September 17, 2012

Bank Results Season: You won’t catch them speaking Emerging Markets again! (StanChart H1 2012)

HSBC’s fastest groing markets mandate and StanChart’s Emerging Markets prince characterisation remains but even for Stanchart, growing markets have changed since they pressed forward in 2009 thinking of their home … Continue reading

August 1, 2012

Bank Results Season: Humpty Dumpty dropped off the Bonds, and inside the slammer he went… Deutsche Bank Q2 2012

Deutsche Bank’s myriad investigations that started this quarter coincided ith a more moderate but equally urgent delveraging of its Market Risk and Credit Risk books and trading revenues fortunately fell only … Continue reading

July 31, 2012

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