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Climate activists blockaded the London Stock Exchange by gluing themselves across the entrances. They also glued themselves to the walls of the financial centre in the City of London.
A criminal investigation into BT’s Italian division has uncovered a string of damning emails linking UK executives to alleged accounting fraud in the country.
KPMG UK has found poor reputation and lack of social mobility are having a severe effect on the financial services talent pool. Outside the sector, 65% of people said they would not consider a job working in financial services.
Barclays has cut bonuses for its investment bankers and traders as it posted lower first-quarter profits amid tough market conditions.
Deloitte, PwC, EY and KPMG have all been included in the Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2019.