Bankers warn of brain drain as rules loom

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Tesco director Lucy Neville Rolfe joins the board of ITV

first_img Share KCS-content by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastNoteabley25 Funny Notes Written By StrangersNoteableyMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBemoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comSenior Living | Search AdsNew Senior Apartments Coming to Scottsdale (Take A Look at The Prices)Senior Living | Search Adsautooverload.comDeclassified Vietnam War Photos The Public Wasn’t Meant To Seeautooverload.comZen HeraldThe Truth About Why ’40s Actor John Wayne Didn’t Serve In WWII Has Come To LightZen Herald whatsapp Monday 6 September 2010 8:23 pm Tags: NULLcenter_img TESCO’S corporate and legal affairs director Lucy Neville-Rolfe yesterday became the first woman to join the board of broadcaster ITV following Archie Norman’s arrival as chairman earlier this year.Neville-Rolfe, one of Tesco’s most senior figures, has been at the retailer for the past 13 years. Prior to that, she spent years in Whitehall, including a stint in then-Prime Minister John Major’s policy unit and another as director of the Deregulation Unit.Norman said: “We set out to create a lean, high calibre board, and Lucy brings a unique combination of consumer and governmental experience as well as sheer intellectual calibre.”The other members of ITV’s board are chief executive Adam Crozier, finance director Ian Griffiths and non-executives Mike Clasper, chairman of Which?; Andy Haste, chief executive of RSA Insurance; and John Ormerod, chairman of Tribal Group. whatsapp Show Comments ▼ Read This NextNew England Patriots’ Cam Newton says no extra motivation from Mac Jones’Sportsnaut’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family Proof Tesco director Lucy Neville Rolfe joins the board of ITV last_img read more

Petrobras raises $70bn in record share offering

first_imgFriday 24 September 2010 2:31 am Petrobras raises $70bn in record share offering by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastNoteabley25 Funny Notes Written By StrangersNoteableyMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailPeople TodayNewborn’s Strange Behavior Troubles Mom, 40 Years Later She Finds The Reason Behind ItPeople TodaySerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBemoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.com Share Brazilian state oil company Petrobras raised $70bn (£44bn) on Thursday in the world’s biggest share offering, giving the company the financial muscle it needs to tap vast offshore oil reserves.The cash will help fund the world’s largest oil exploration plan, which at $224bn for the 2010-2014 period aims to turn Brazil into a major energy exporter.The Rio de Janeiro-based company sold 1.87 billion new preferred shares at 26.30 reais each, the company said in a regulatory filing. It sold 2.4 billion new common – or voting – shares at 29.65 reais each.Uncertainty that the offering might not come off had brought a prolonged sell-off of Petrobras shares that shaved more than $70 billion off its market value. But the optimism displayed by investors seeking exposure to one of the world’s largest oil finds in recent decades outweighed worries about growing state involvement in the company’s affairs.“The deal priced at a very tight discount, which is comforting to know because the market expected it to price lower,” said Marcio Macedo, who manages about $40 million of stocks for Sao Paulo-based Humaita Investimentos. “After this very successful deal, markets will be in a good tone tomorrow.” Tags: NULL John Dunne center_img whatsapp Show Comments ▼ Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofChicken Bao: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof whatsapplast_img read more

Japan set for fresh stimulus as growth slows

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Regal looks for new partners in Ukraine

first_img Show Comments ▼ More From Our Partners Police Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.com980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.com‘Neighbor from hell’ faces new charges after scaring off home buyersnypost.comSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.com REGAL Petroleum could seek a larger partner to help tackle substantial problems with a number of gas wells it has drilled in the Ukraine after admitting yesterday it had suspended drilling while it carried out a strategic review. Regal said that two wells in the Ukraine had reached their target depth on 29 September. However, having drilled to the target depth Regal has been unable to retrieve the drill bit on its SV-69 well due to “hole stability problems and equipment failures.” Chief executive David Greer stood down the following day without giving clear reasons for doing so, while former chief executive Frank Timis cut his stake in the company from around six per cent to 3.93 per cent on 15 October. The Aim-listed oil and gas group could now seek a deal with a company with “the financial muscle and technical expertise” to complete the job it started in the Ukraine, a person familiar with the company’s position told City A.M. Two potential partners could be Shell and BP both of which already have substantial interests in the region.One of Regal’s non-executive directors is Alastair Graham, a former senior BP executive with over 29 years experience of the oil and gas industry. Graham has been given responsibility for carrying out the strategic review, which is expected to be completed in a matter of weeks.Meanwhile, Shell has been linked with a deal with Regal in the past. Most recently two years ago. Regal looks for new partners in Ukraine whatsapp Sharecenter_img Wednesday 20 October 2010 7:26 pm by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailNoteabley25 Funny Notes Written By StrangersNoteableySerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBemoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comMagellan TimesThis Is Why The Roy Rogers Museum Has Been Closed For GoodMagellan Times whatsapp KCS-content Tags: NULLlast_img read more

Profits soar at Credit Agricole

first_img Share Profits soar at Credit Agricole Tags: NULL French bank Credit Agricole yesterday said it did not plan to raise capital to meet incoming Basel III requirements as it posted higher-than-forecast quarterly results, driven by retail banking.The bank is seen as one of the most vulnerable in Europe to the stricter capital rules because of its cross-shareholdings with its cooperative parent group.“Credit Agricole does not plan to carry out any rights issue for the purpose of meeting regulatory requirements,” the bank said in a statement, though it said it could take “non-dilutive” measures to strengthen solvency.The bank said cross-shareholdings with regional banks could add around €50bn (£42.6bn) in risk-weighted assets under Basel rules coming into force in 2019.Credit Agricole said third-quarter net profit more than doubled to €742m, higher than the €669m average market consensus.Strong trends in domestic retail banking helped offset losses at the group’s Greek Emporiki unit, while strong corporate financing activities helped its investment banking unit profit. Growth at corporate financing also helped offset capital markets sluggishness, delivering overall investment banking profits of €358m. by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity Timesmoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comTaonga: The Island FarmThe Most Relaxing Farm Game of 2021. No InstallTaonga: The Island FarmAlphaCute30 Rules That All “Hells Angels” Have To FollowAlphaCutethedelite.comNetflix Cancellations And Renewals: The Full List For 2021thedelite.comMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryReporter CenterBrenda Lee: What Is She Doing Now At 76 Years of Age?Reporter CenterBlood Pressure Solution4 Worst Blood Pressure MedsBlood Pressure Solution KCS-content center_img whatsapp Wednesday 10 November 2010 8:10 pm Show Comments ▼ Read This NextRicky Schroder Calls Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl ‘Ignorant Punk’ forThe WrapCNN’s Brian Stelter Draws Criticism for Asking Jen Psaki: ‘What Does theThe WrapDid Donald Trump Wear His Pants Backwards? Kriss Kross Memes Have AlreadyThe WrapHarvey Weinstein to Be Extradited to California to Face Sexual AssaultThe WrapPink Floyd’s Roger Waters Denies Zuckerberg’s Request to Use Song in Ad:The Wrap’The View’: Meghan McCain Calls VP Kamala Harris a ‘Moron’ for BorderThe Wrap’Sex and the City’ Sequel Series at HBO Max Adds 4 More ReturningThe WrapNewsmax Rejected Matt Gaetz When Congressman ‘Reached Out’ for a JobThe Wrap2 HFPA Members Resign Citing a Culture of ‘Corruption and Verbal Abuse’The Wrap whatsapplast_img read more

Taylor Wimpey sees profits at top end of market views

first_img KCS-content Tags: NULL whatsapp HOUSEBUILDER Taylor Wimpey said it expects profit to be at the high end of estimates this year thanks to stable sales, while a £950m refinancing deal will give the firm more flexible trading conditions next year. The company has an order book worth £883m, down 8.4 per cent on last year, though the firm said the focus was on margins rather than sales growth in an interim management statement. Taylor Wimpey also said finance director Chris Rickard would step down and be replaced by Ryan Mangold, the current financial controller.““It has been the plan for a while,” chief executive Pete Redfern told City A.M. “Our new finance director has been with us for 18 months getting to know the business. While we have some refinancing left to do, it shouldn’t be as intensive as the last round so Ryan should be refocusing on the day- to-day UK business.”Redfern said the firm’s new debt facility frees the business from previous limits, including a £150m annual ceiling on land purchases. Taylor Wimpey’s banks include Lloyds, HSBC, Barclays and RBS, as well as company broker JP Morgan. by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastMoneyPailShe Was Famous, Now She Works In {State}MoneyPailSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBlood Pressure Solution4 Worst Blood Pressure MedsBlood Pressure SolutionMagellan TimesThis Is Why The Roy Rogers Museum Has Been Closed For GoodMagellan TimesElite HeraldExperts Discover Girl Born From Two Different SpeciesElite HeraldZen HeraldThe Truth About Why ’40s Actor John Wayne Didn’t Serve In WWII Has Come To LightZen HeraldHealthyGem”My 600-lb Life” Star Dropped 420 Pounds, See Her NowHealthyGemmoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.com Tuesday 16 November 2010 8:24 pmcenter_img Share Taylor Wimpey sees profits at top end of market views whatsapp Read This NextRicky Schroder Calls Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl ‘Ignorant Punk’ forThe WrapCNN’s Brian Stelter Draws Criticism for Asking Jen Psaki: ‘What Does theThe WrapDid Donald Trump Wear His Pants Backwards? Kriss Kross Memes Have AlreadyThe WrapHarvey Weinstein to Be Extradited to California to Face Sexual AssaultThe WrapPink Floyd’s Roger Waters Denies Zuckerberg’s Request to Use Song in Ad:The Wrap’The View’: Meghan McCain Calls VP Kamala Harris a ‘Moron’ for BorderThe Wrap’Sex and the City’ Sequel Series at HBO Max Adds 4 More ReturningThe WrapNewsmax Rejected Matt Gaetz When Congressman ‘Reached Out’ for a JobThe Wrap2 HFPA Members Resign Citing a Culture of ‘Corruption and Verbal Abuse’The Wrap Show Comments ▼last_img read more

AIG agrees $2.16bn sale of Nan Shan

first_img More From Our Partners A ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.org980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comPuffer fish snaps a selfie with lucky divernypost.comUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.com‘Neighbor from hell’ faces new charges after scaring off home buyersnypost.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.comKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.com Share AIG agrees $2.16bn sale of Nan Shan Wednesday 12 January 2011 7:22 pm AMERICAN International Group (AIG) has accepted a $2.16bn (£1.38bn) cash offer for its Taiwan Nan Shan Life unit from a group led by local conglomerate Ruentex, marking the beginning of the end of a drawn-out political process.AIG has been trying to sell the unit for 15 months as part of its plans to pay back the US government for its $180bn bailout, but regulatory issues have dogged the sale process and may still delay it further.The buyer group, called Ruen Chen Investment and comprising Ruentex Industries and shoemaker Pou Chen, signed a deal yesterday for the 97.57 per cent of Nan Shan that is for sale, Ruentex said in a statement to the Taiwan stock exchange.“Ruen Chen offers strong operational and funding capabilities and possesses a clear ability to satisfy the strict criteria that governed AIG’s bid review process,” said Robert Benmosche, AIG president and chief executive.AIG had a deal worth $2.15bn last year blocked by the regulator, citing concerns about the previous bidders’ industry experience. That forced AIG to put the asset back on sale and prompted Benmosche to personally visit the regulators in December to discuss the sale.But there are still worries that Ruentex, a major player in the hypermarket business in China and Taiwan, may not meet all of the five criteria the regulator has laid down. Ruentex chairman Samuel Yin has owned and run insurance and asset management businesses in the past, but has since sold them at a profit. The regulator, seeking a long-term stable owner, in general does not approve of buying assets just for resale. whatsapp KCS-content center_img Show Comments ▼ Ad Unmute by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryUndoMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailUndoTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastUndoSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesUndoBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItUndoBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeUndoElite HeraldExperts Discover Girl Born From Two Different SpeciesElite HeraldUndoAlphaCute30 Rules That All “Hells Angels” Have To FollowAlphaCuteUndoDefinitionDesi Arnaz Kept This Hidden Throughout The Filming of ‘I Love Lucy’DefinitionUndo whatsapp Tags: NULLlast_img read more

Isbank earnings up for 2010

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Kate Bleasdale leaves Healthcare Locums board after chair quits

first_img Read This NextNew England Patriots’ Cam Newton says no extra motivation from Mac Jones’SportsnautRicky Schroder Calls Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl ‘Ignorant Punk’ forThe WrapCNN’s Brian Stelter Draws Criticism for Asking Jen Psaki: ‘What Does theThe WrapDid Donald Trump Wear His Pants Backwards? Kriss Kross Memes Have AlreadyThe WrapPink Floyd’s Roger Waters Denies Zuckerberg’s Request to Use Song in Ad:The WrapHarvey Weinstein to Be Extradited to California to Face Sexual AssaultThe Wrap’Black Widow’ First Reactions: ‘This Is Like the MCU’s Bond Movie’The Wrap2 HFPA Members Resign Citing a Culture of ‘Corruption and Verbal Abuse’The Wrap’The View’: Meghan McCain Calls VP Kamala Harris a ‘Moron’ for BorderThe Wrap Kate Bleasdale leaves Healthcare Locums board after chair quits Share Tags: NULL KATE BLEASDALE has quit her post as director of Healthcare Locums, the staffing firm she founded. She had been suspended as executive vice-chairman after “serious accounting irregularities” were discovered at the company last month. Her attempt to oust the board has also been dropped after the chairman who suspended her stood down late last week. Bleasdale had used her 11 per cent stake in the business to launch a bid to remove chairman Alan Walker. The extraordinary general meeting to vote on the decision, as well as other board-level changes, has now been scrapped. Former Standard Chartered banker Peter Sullivan was installed as the new chairman of the medical recruitment firm without the backing of shareholders last Friday after Walker bowed to pressure and stepped down. David Henderson, a former banker at Kleinwort Benson, was also appointed to the board as a senior non-executive director.Sullivan addressed employees for the first time earlier this week, as the company tries to stabilise itself following weeks of turmoil.However, the internal investigation – which is said to be near completion – could throw up new issues for the firm following its publication.A separate external probe by legal-firm Zolfo Cooper will also report in the coming weeks. Kate Bleasdale first founded Healthcare Locums in 2004.A serial entrepreneur, she graduated as a nurse in 1983 but left the NHS in 1987 to found recruitment agency Match Healthcare. The firm grew quickly and had revenues of £185m by the time Bleasdale was dismissed in 2001.She filed a sex discrimination claim against chairman Sir Tim Chessells, hitting the headlines in 2002 when she walked away victorious with a £2.2m payout.She used the money to start Healthcare Locums, which floated on the Aim exchange in 2005. DIARY: P8 KCS-content whatsapp Wednesday 23 February 2011 8:50 pm Show Comments ▼ whatsapplast_img read more