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Viewsroom: Republican convention, Tesla, banks

July 22, 2016

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The confab to anoint Donald Trump the GOP presidential candidate is full of controversy, but short on business support and cogent financial policy. Tesla boss Elon Musk unveils his master plan, to underwhelming response. And there are silver linings to recent ho-hum bank results.

from Breakingviews:

The City will survive Britain’s big rift

July 19, 2016

The City of London will remain a financial hub for longer than Britain remains a member of the European Union. Talks over how the United Kingdom leaves the EU could end with extra regulation, higher costs and more capital requirements for the financial sector. But it’s unlikely that clients – principally, asset managers and non-financial companies – will move much. They are the ones who drive the so-called “cluster effect”.

from Breakingviews:

Boosting bank earnings requires more creativity

July 13, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Fintech: bigger and dicier for insurers than banks

July 13, 2016

The insurance industry is ripe for technological disruption, but the results may be dicey. Some areas of banking services, notably payments, have been relentlessly targeted by start-up companies since the financial crisis. But nine in 10 insurance executives polled by consultant PwC reckon at least part of their business is at risk over the next five years – a greater proportion than in any other area of finance.

from Breakingviews:

Cox: Dismantling Dodd-Frank is a Trump distraction

By Rob Cox
July 12, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

UK upstart banks lack too-big-to-fail airbag

July 6, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Breakdown: Solving Asia’s other bad debt problem

June 30, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Bank stress exams may test investor patience

June 28, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Cox: An appeal to London’s Brexit banker castoffs

By Rob Cox
June 16, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

Bankers can learn from miners about culture change

June 15, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are her own.