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Archibald Cox

July 1, 2008

No stranger to the banking world, Archibald Cox has been inspired to return to the sector as chairman of Barclays Americas. He tells Katherine Tully of his intent to expand the bank’s share of the market and build its position in the US as an international platform.

Troubleshooting or making trouble?

July 1, 2008

Central banks should be facing up to the realignment of the banking system that their own emergency actions are causing, says Mohamed El-Erian.

BRIC banks profit as European and US grip on Top 1000 loosens

July 1, 2008

The global financial landscape is changing, reflected in US and European dominance of the Top 1000 banks beginning to wane.

Ambitious players

June 2, 2008

As Qatar continues its attempt to become a regional financial hub, the emirate’s largest banks are enjoying a growth spurt and new players are bullish, writes John Hamilton.

A complex predicament

June 2, 2008

With a growing financial industry and a host of new sectors set to develop, will Pakistan hold its own amid market slowdown and troubled domestic politics? Karina Robinson reports from Karachi.

Peripheral but a pool of potential

June 2, 2008

Banks have made little impact on the Hungarian economy. Is that what is keeping US players interested in the market? Nick Kochan reports.

Austria keeps focus on CEE

June 2, 2008

Austrian banks and companies have been looking to central and eastern Europe for growth – a successful strategy that will continue, reports Geraldine Lambe.

Nail-biting finish for Lebanon deal

June 2, 2008

Deals that succeed in spite of dreadful market conditions are always most satisfying. Credit Suisse was one of two banks to help the Republic of Lebanon through a new issue and bond exchange at the trickiest of times. Edward Russell-Walling talks to the team.

Building the world's new infrastructure

June 2, 2008

Engineering and technological marvels are cropping up all over the world as ambition and demand for ever-more advanced infrastructure grows, writes Silvia Pavoni.

Healthy competition

May 5, 2008

Regulators and users alike are working to break down the barriers between world exchanges in a fight to open up the market and reduce costs, writes Frances Maguire.

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