Posts tagged with ‘New York’


What is the best place to be a banker?

January 17, 2010

The U.K. government’s decision to raise the top rate of income tax will leave residents earning more than 1 million pounds ($1.6 million) a year worse off than they would be in any of the world’s other major financial centers. “People feel let down,” Nick Bacon, a London-based financial services tax partner at accounting firm […]


US authorities are probing NIR Group hedge fund based in US/Singapore says WSJ

July 24, 2009

U.S. authorities are probing whether Corey Ribotsky, Managing Member of NIR Group, a Roslyn, New York & Singapore based hedge-fund, defrauded investors about their returns and the holdings of his various funds, according to the WSJ.


London Mayor: Hedge Fund might leave London for Singapore

July 9, 2009

I know, it sounds like a tabloid headline but basicaly not too far from the truth Mayor warns EU not to strangle world’s premier financial centre The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, today called on the Government to help him resist the EU Commission’s dangerous plans to regulate financial services. He fears that the plans […]