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Boris should pay up but not shut up over U.S. tax

November 24, 2014

The London mayor, an American citizen, objects to paying a U.S. capital gains levy on his UK residence. Uncle Sam’s ex-pat tax laws are worthy of reform. But if Johnson really cares about that, the way to show it is to clear his debt and then campaign for change.

Cazenove’s yield may muddy JP Morgan deal

September 23, 2009

Five years after Cazenove poured its investment banking business into a joint venture with the U.S. bank, JP Morgan, it has to decide whether to sell the remainder -- or to hang on.