Swiss gov’t proposes public liquidity backstop for big banks

Marion Steward

A Swiss flag is pictured on the Swiss Parliament Building (Bundeshaus) in Bern, Switzerland September 29, 2021. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ZURICH, March 11 (Reuters) – The Swiss government wants to set up a new backstop allowing the provision of state-guaranteed cash should […]

Big Consulting Firms Pull Out of Russia

Marion Steward

Three consulting giants joined the corporate retreat from Russia, adding to the pressure on other professional-services firms to follow suit. The moves came after a backlash against the firms’ earlier compromise positions. Accenture PLC said it was discontinuing its entire 2,300-people strong business in Russia. Rival consulting firms McKinsey & […]