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Recent articles by Chris:

South African CEO sparks Twitter storm after being robbed in Mayfair

Sygnia's Magda Wierzycka had her laptop, mobile phone, credit cards and cash stolen → Read More

Brexit: What City workers really think

Deal, no deal or no Brexit? FN’s snap poll provides clues on prevailing opinion in the Square Mile → Read More

City speaks: No deal preferred to a Corbyn government

Fifty-four per cent of financiers opt for crashing out of the EU over a Corbyn government → Read More

Mohamed El-Erian: Expect another Woodford-style fund suspension

The former chief executive of Pimco, the bond market giant, said fund managers were taking on ‘far too much’ risk → Read More

Mohamed El-Erian: ‘I don’t need a job for money’

The investing legend on becoming president of Queens' College, Cambridge and the virtues of just moving on → Read More

Gina Miller mounts legal challenge to stop Johnson shutting Parliament

High-profile City figure slams ‘cynical and cowardly’ prorogation of Parliament to push through Brexit → Read More

Mohamed El-Erian: 70% chance Europe will fall into recession

Renowned economist warns Britain, Italy and Germany are 'paralysed' by domestic issues → Read More

Short bets against Hargreaves Lansdown hit historic highs

Attacks on the UK fund supermarket's shares come as government scrutinises its promotion of Neil Woodford's funds → Read More

Mohamed El-Erian: Fed being ‘held hostage’ by markets

The veteran bond investor says the Federal Reserve will be forced to make two interest rate cuts before the end of the year → Read More

AIG employee jailed for two years for £390,000 fraud

Former claims handler found himself in a ‘hopeless situation’, police say, but must now ‘pay the price for his actions’ → Read More

McDonnell demands probe into Sajid Javid’s time at Deutsche Bank

Shadow chancellor accuses his opposite number of peddling the complex products that execerbated the 2008 crisis → Read More

UBS deletes tweet attacking FT journalist over investment bank results

The Swiss bank accused reporter of engaging in ‘agenda journalism’ by not favourably comparing its investment bank to US rivals → Read More

The lost Ark: the rise and fall of Arki Busson

Shares in his hedge fund LumX have been decimated and auditors are throwing up their hands in despair. Is it all over for Uma Thurman’s former beau? → Read More

Deutsche CEO scolds bankers who had suits fitted on day of brutal cuts

Christian Sewing calls actions ‘disrespectful’ and not in keeping with the bank’s values → Read More

Deutsche MDs had £1.5k suits fitted while bank was firing staff

Two tailors photographed leaving Deutsche’s London headquarters on Monday were wrongly identified as fired employees → Read More

‘Not a cat in hell’s chance’ Woodford fund will reopen on Monday

The suspended equity income fund is scheduled to start trading again on July 1 at the earliest → Read More

Deloitte executive claimed more than £90,000 from fake taxi receipts

Gurgyan Kaley, 29, was sentenced to 24 months imprisonment, suspended for two years on Monday → Read More

A fallen star: Death knell sounds for Neil Woodford

In the space of just seven days, the fund manager's glittering career lies in tatters → Read More

Neil Woodford suspends trading in £4bn flagship fund

The LF Woodford Equity Income Fund has been suspended with "immediate effect and until further notice" → Read More

Brexit damage ‘irreversible’ for the City says former EC president

José Manuel Barroso, chair of Goldman Sachs International, says London will be hemmed back by Paris and Frankfurt → Read More