Articles by Thomas Atkins



UBS Seals Record $4.6Bln Sale

  • 06 September 05
  • Reuters
Julius Baer is to buy three banks from rival UBS in a 5.6 billion Swiss franc ($4.6 billion) deal to create a new force in Swiss finance, the world's largest market for offshore private banking.

Investment Banks See 'Devastating' Job Cuts

  • 29 January 03
  • Reuters
Top investment bankers added to the sense of gloom that depressed markets Monday, with some saying a long war in Iraq would devastate the sector, leaving only a handful of global survivors.

Zurich Sells Unit to Deutsche for $2.5Bln

  • 25 September 01
  • Reuters
Deutsche Bank on Monday said it had agreed to purchase Zurich Financial Services' U.S. fund unit Scudder in a long-awaited $2.5 billion deal, catapulting it to fourth place among global asset managers.

Dresdner Chief Steps Down

Deutsche Bank Says It Can Go It Alone

Progress Seen in Talks on Old Debt

Top German Bank Forms Holding Unit

Moscow Asked To Aid Search For Nazi Gold