Two weeks ago 'Inside Paradeplatz' revealed UBS and Credit Suisse held taks about a mega merger. That story was then swiftly followed up by the likes of the venerable Financial Times, suggesting there was something to it. ..
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And one I forgot to add to today's Merger Monday list: a combination of rival Swiss banks UBS and Credit Suisse.
That's according to 'Inside Paradeplatz', a Swiss website I have never heard of...
Smoothy chops uber banker Andrea Orcel has lost his criminal case against Spanish bank Santander. Below is a link to the FT piece on the topic:
Why is Moelis & Co the sole adviser to the Hong Kong exchange on its £32 billion bid for the LSE? - Part 4
The Hong Kong exchange did manage to drum up some other advisers alongside Moelis to join its bid for London Stock Exchange (HSBC and UBS) but in the end it was too late. Yes, this morning the Asian exchange said it is pulling out - quelle surprise. Below is the link to the company's statement:..
Betaville applauds the Evening Standard's excellent City Spy column yesterday sticking up for a young Finanical Times hack that just a couple of days ago was viciously attacked on Twitter by UBS for "agenda journalism"...
That's Andrew Bracey, the former chief financial officer of Ocado and ex investment banker at Barclays, UBS and Credit Suisse.
Since leaving his job as chief financial officer at Michael Page the dealmaker has set up buy-out firm Midlothian Capital Partners, which has already done a couple of major deals. They include the £217 million purchase of garden centre group Dobbies from Tescos and the £103 million acquisition of Park Leisure, the caravan park and holiday homes group...