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Nick Teller

April 1, 2007

The CEO of Commerzbank’s corporates and markets division is meeting his brief to cut costs and risk but, he tells Geraldine Lambe, under his aegis there will also be selective growth.

Carl-Henric Svanberg

April 1, 2007

The CEO of Sweden’s telecommunications giant Ericsson, Carl-Henric Svanberg, talks to Stephen Timewell and Oscar Wendel about the prospects for mobile banking services.

Scything debt while the sun’s still shining

April 1, 2007

Joaquín Almunia, European commissioner for economic and monetary affairs, tells Karina Robinson why states must reduce their debt burdens while they can.

David Fass

March 5, 2007

Deutsche Bank’s head of global banking, EMEA, fills Geraldine Lambe in on the company’s numerous unsung successes: M&A, emerging markets and – surprisingly coming from an investment banker – cash management services during the execution of transactions.

Hishem Laroussi

March 5, 2007

The CIO and executive vice-president of newly formed Yapi Kredi tells Dan Barnes of the challenges involved in successfully merging the IT systems of two banks with divergent platforms and cultures.

CITI’S BIG SHAKE UP

March 5, 2007

Citigroup president and CEO Chuck Prince could enter the history books if he succeeds in the radical restructure he is planning for the world’s largest bank. Brian Caplen reports.

‘Prince of Darkness’ embraces nickname

March 5, 2007

EU trade commissioner Peter Mandelson is fighting for a breakthrough in the Doha Round of trade negotiations.

Dow Kim

February 5, 2007

The co-president of global markets and investment banking at Merrill Lynch assures Geraldine Lambe that a spate of diversified acquisitions is all part of a disciplined strategy to reshape the company.

The hi-tech lowdown for 2007

February 5, 2007

Dan Barnes canvasses the views of senior technologists within the banking industry on the innovation challenges they are preparing for during the remainder of this year.

The true story of numbers at HSBC

February 5, 2007

On the back of a series of negative press and analyst comments, The Banker catches up with Douglas Flint, group finance director of HSBC, to hear the bank’s explanation.

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