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Bank Results Season: Citi continues to blaze trail under new CEO ($1.33 per share Q2 2013)

  The second quarter at Citi followed the pattern established in Q1 and the bank was unable to break the revenue ceiling under Mike Corbat with another $20bln+ revenue quarter … Continue reading

July 15, 2013

Bank Earnings Season : JP Morgan beats the housing blues ( Q4 and Full year 2012 )

JP Morgan finally came to terms with the housing blues and its prime housing portfolio notwithstanding large robo signing indictments helped the bank post a firm Net income of $5.7 … Continue reading

January 16, 2013

A whiff of profits far away? | Banking Insight

 Liquidity regulation already hurts Lobbying over the new Liquidity rules got hard as the banks enter an Observation period prior to counting of the LCR as standard for compliance. According … Continue reading

December 17, 2012

Bank Results Season: The Citi never burns out of profit (Citigroup reports Q2 2012)

Citi upgrades to B3T1C of 7.9% The latest acronym in town avoids the mouthful Basel III Tier I Capital requirement that has unleashed an unending wave of deleveraging in Europe … Continue reading

July 16, 2012

Dimon’s testimony..Prepared remarks | Banking insight

Jamie Dimon’s prepared remarks released tonight show the common problems of a TBTF bank in the new Basel regime. That means that the bank increased its risk exposures based on … Continue reading

June 12, 2012

The ongoing fight over 18 holes for Volcker and the future of banking in the US| Banking Insight

With Gini Rometty a certified hacker at the Augusta Open yet unable to play, making it a first for a female and a Corporate Honcho to appear at US’ most … Continue reading

April 7, 2012 · 2 Comments

Banks get ready for Crisis 3.0 – Blackrock bets on SocGen property loans | Banking Insight

In a seemingly transparent and lucid deal, Blackstone is picking up $131 mln worth of Property loans from Socgen getting in on property plays as Patron recruits an ex Lloyds’ … Continue reading

March 18, 2012

Banks get ready for Crisis 3.0 – HSBC, BarCap and Nomura create a quintet issuer | Banking Insight

The LIBOR in muddy waters gave banks a brief respite from setting inter bank rates and as European Banks try to think up ways to increase their rate of return … Continue reading

March 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

Bank Results Season: J P Morgan reports $19 bln on $97 bln revenues | Insider Insight

As mentioned yesterday, the leading lights of banking, now that Wall street is not the same, still managed to eke out $3.7bln in Income (Net Profit) on a $21 bln quarter … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

Derisking your capital-at-large portfolio | Advantage Banking (European Banks deleveraging)

Caution: The contents of this bank secret are not proprietary and frequently in use at all large institutions including those not targeted by the Occupy movement. Most parts of this … Continue reading

December 29, 2011 · 1 Comment