Credit Suisse’s Risky- Bond Wipeout Hurts Asia’s Rich
The write-down of Credit Suisse's riskiest bonds as part of its takeover by UBS has left wealthy Asian investors with significant losses. Private bankers from UBS, other international banks had pushed AT1 securities to their wealthy clients.
China Says It Opposes Forced Sale of TikTok
The Biden administration has asked the Chinese owners of TikTok to sell their shares, citing national security concerns. China strongly opposes the sale or divestiture of TikTok's U.S. business. China has long placed the algorithm on its export control list. Any transaction involving the transfer of such technology developed in China to a foreign third party would require government approval.
We Never Thought a Bank So Successful Could Collapse So Fast
Silicon Valley Bank’s strength, its close ties to the tech industry, also contributed to its failure.
The Basics of Carbon Markets and Trends: Something to Keep an Eye On
The ability to store carbon in soils—to sequester carbon—has been receiving increased attention lately, including on AgClimate.net.
Jamie Dimon on Banking Turmoil: ‘ This Wasn’t the Finest Hour for Many Players
JPMorgan CEO says regulations need tweaking following the failures of Silicon Valley Bank and Signature