Kennedys’ turnover surges 31% after year of mergers

A 31 per cent rise in turnover at Kennedys saw the firm's global turnover rise from £149.9m to £196m, while UK turnover grew 14 per cent from £101.5m to £118m.

U.S. new-home sales fell 1.7% in July –

WASHINGTON — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 1.7 percent in July, the second straight monthly decline as the broader housing market appears to have lost some of its momentum despite an otherwise so…

China’s August Trade Surplus With US Hits Record $31 Billion

China has retaliated to the US tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports with an equal amount of import taxes on US goods

J.P. Morgan To Merge Two Banks In Europe; Boost Presence In...

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPM) on Tuesday announced corporate restructuring plans that will establish a significant Wealth Management business operation in Luxembourg and also enhance capabilities in divisions of its Corporate & Investment Bank - Treasury Services and Custody & Fund Services.

People’s United Financial To Acquire BSB Bancorp In $327 Mln Deal

People's United Financial Inc. (PBCT), the holding company for People's United Bank, N.A., said it agreed to acquire BSB Bancorp Inc. (BLMT), the holding company for Belmont Savings Bank, in a 100% stock transaction valued at abut $327 million.

FIS and Worldpay to Combine to Accelerate the Future of Finance...

FIS™ (NYSE:FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, and Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE:WP; LSE:WPY), a global leader in eCommerce and payments, a

Accenture Chairman & CEO Pierre Nanterme Steps Down for Health Reasons;...

Accenture announced that effective immediately, Chairman and CEO Pierre Nanterme has stepped down for health reasons.

Principal to acquire Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement & Trust business |...

Principal to acquire Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement & Trust business

LaSalle to enter U.S. debt market with acquisition –

LaSalle Investment Management, an arm of Jones Lang LaSalle Inc., is betting big on U.S. commercial real estate debt. LaSalle is acquiring a majority stake in Latitude Management Real Estate Invest…

McKinsey Settles With US DoJ Over Bankruptcy Disclosures

McKinsey & Co. agreed to pay $15 million to settle the U.S. Justice Department allegations that the consulting firm failed to make required disclosures of potential conflicts in three bankruptcy cases it has advised on in recent years.