June 8 (Reuters) – U.S. investment bank Stifel Financial Corp said on Monday it would buy Barclays Plc’s U.S. wealth and investment management unit, which is largely made up of the former brokerage arm of Lehman Brothers.
MONTREAL, June 8 (Reuters) – Greece has only “a matter of days” to reach a deal with its international creditors, European Central Bank governing council member Christian Noyer said on Monday, adding that a Greek exit from the euro zone would not cause a problem for the currency bloc.
BERN, June 8 (Reuters) – The chairman of Swiss banking giant UBS and the head of Switzerland’s financial watchdog clashed on Monday over the country’s need to have tougher targets for its own banks than the global standards for the industry.
BONN, Germany, June 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Group of Seven leaders agreed on Monday to provide insurance against climate hazards for up to 400 million more vulnerable people and back development of early warning systems, but did not outline a clear path for increasing climate aid up to 2020…
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