Please enable Javascript to watch this video Lynne Doughtie is chairman and CEO of KPMG in the US, and oversees 30,000 people at one of the largest professional services firms in the world. Ms Doughtie became the group’s first female boss in July 2015 and has focused a lot of her time on getting more women into work. She told us […]

RBS stock popped 6% today after the European Union decided it will not force the sale of its Williams & Glyn unit.  That will be welcome news for CEO Ross McEwan. To put it in perspective, this is RBS’s 10-year stock performance — down 93%: The UK government still owns most RBS shares, a legacy from the […]

KPMG John Veihmeyer, Global Chairman of KPMG. The boss of one of the world’s largest accountancy firms thinks China is “a lot more bullish” than press reports make it out to be and he sees it as a major growth area for 2017. KPMG global chairman John Veihmeyer told Business Insider in an interview that […]

Reuters U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. President-elect Donald Trump could be exactly what the US needs to reform its taxation systems and therefore boost the US economy, says the boss of one of the largest accounting firms in the world. KPMG global chairman John Veihmeyer said in an interview with Business Insider that Trump’s focus on […]

KPMG John Veihmeyer, Global Chairman of KPMG. KPMG is one of the world’s biggest accounting firms and its clients, which include some of the world’s largest banks and financial institutions, are of course worried about Brexit — but the global chairman of KPMG says this is not his main concern. John Veihmeyer told Business Insider […]

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Former Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins. Former Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins has launched a new startup that aims to modernise the back office technology used by banks. 10x Future Technologies is working on a cloud-based core banking system — the technology that allows banks to hold deposits and accounts. Essentially, it’s the heart […]

Flickr/Simon Shek Browne says banks are ‘hands are quivering over the relocate button.’ The boss of the British Bankers’ Association (BBA) claims that banks are poised to move operations out of the UK as soon as Christmas, amid fears that Britain could lose its financial passporting rights in Brexit negotiations. The BBA is the main trade […]

Shutterstock Hong Kong. Keita Arisawa, who oversaw TPG-Axon Capital Management’s Hong Kong office, is in the early stages of setting up a new hedge fund with the backing of his boss. The launch comes after TPG-Axon Capital – a one-time $ 13 billion hedge fund firm – announced it is scaling back and closing the Hong Kong […]