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Snapchat hires big-time banker Imran Khan

The former Credit Suisse banker will report directly to CEO Evan Spiegel and head up the social network's strategic vision.

By December 9, 2014


Banker allegedly sends police drunk-driving pics, police not amused

A Chinese banker allegedly posts Weibo pictures of himself at the wheel with captions such as "Is ten beers too much?" The police decide it is, indeed, all too much.

By May 28, 2014


Banker sleeps on keyboard, mistakenly transfers $293M

An employee of a German bank is supposed to make a transfer of 62.40 euros, but somehow he falls asleep on the keyboard and continually presses the number 2.

By June 11, 2013


Facebook, bankers want IPO lawsuit thrown out of court

The social network and its underwriters have asked the court to throw out a lawsuit that claims the company misled investors prior to its IPO, Reuters reports.

By May 1, 2013


Court denies petition to question Facebook, bankers over iPO

Plaintiff's petition for discovery sought testimony on whether financial data was withheld from the public to determine whether there were grounds for a case.

By June 13, 2012


How Facebook's bankers saved an IPO, kept shares above $38

Every time, Facebook looked like it would break below the $38 a share initial price, millions of bids showed up. Coincidence?

By May 18, 2012


Why I'm thrilled Mark Zuckerberg is annoying the bankers

commentary The horror! Facebook's CEO apparently wore a hoodie to a meeting. Let's face it: He could dress like Thor, wield the fabled hammer Mjolnir in presentations, and they'd still want in on the company's IPO.

By May 9, 2012


Why Instagram just made the lives of Facebook's IPO bankers a lot easier

Persuading institutional investors to buy into a company still sorting out a mobile strategy has been harder than it seems.

By April 18, 2012


RIM eyes hiring investment bankers: First step to a sale?

RIM is looking to bring in an adviser to explore strategic options, according to Bloomberg. Can it sell itself before the ship is steady?

By April 16, 2012


Mark Zuckerberg must be driving his bankers crazy

Wall Street is super eager for Facebook's upcoming IPO -- and yet Zuck just doesn't seem to want to play nice.

By April 12, 2012