Jonathan Braude is a senior writer in The Deal's London bureau, where he covers M&A and private equity across the U.K. and Europe. He also provides early morning European markets coverage for TheStreet. Prior to joining The Deal, Braude was a writer, political reporter and columnist for the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong and, before that, worked in Brussels, covering the European Union and NATO. He has written for a number of print and broadcasting outlets including the BBC, The Times of London and Jane's Defense Weekly. Braude speaks German, French and Hebrew and reads Spanish and Dutch.
Recent Articles By The Author
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A British financial services lobby group appears to give up on getting a 'passport' for U.K. financial services to be marketed in Europe. But the alternative, 'equivalence,' is weaker.
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RBS Stock Extends Declines After U.K. Official Warns of Potential $12 Billion DoJ Fine
Britain's majority state-owned bank faces a fine of anywhere between $5 billion and $12 billion, according to official in charge of the government's bank bailout holdings.
Perrigo Takes Waterland to Arbitration Over Omega Pharma Acquisition
Perrigo takes a third-quarter writedown of $1.67 billion on its Belgian purchase of two years ago, and will take the private equity firm and Omega's founder to arbitration court.