Deena Zaidi is a contributor to various financial websites and academic journals and is based in Seattle. She holds a degree in MBA-Finance from ICFAI Business School and MSc. in International Banking & Finance from University of Durham.
Her areas of interest cover the banking industry (with special focus on reforms and trends) and repercussions of the 2008 financial crisis across various economies including the Eurozone and emerging markets.
Investment bankers have traditionally earned huge fees for their roles in M&A deals, but those deals may occur less frequently in the current climate.
In recent years, the Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice have placed obstacles in front of some of the world's largest, proposed mergers.
Proposed economic reforms and implemented policies can move stocks.
Both Democratic presidential candidates want to rein in big banks, but their ideas differ markedly.
The Democratic Presidential candidate has echoed the call of Pope Francis for a more 'moral economy.'
Millennials are an important demographic. They're tech-savvy, not terribly loyal to their banks and like simple, easy-to-understand services.
The GOP presidential candidate's ideas on immigrants and jobs data, foreign workers and Silicon Valley, and tax reforms and the associated costs could do damage if they are enacted.
Vermont senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders wants to curb the influence of some of the biggest U.S. banks. Here are three reforms that he has proposed.
A 'Brexit' could hamper trade and employment and lead to more volatile equity markets.
The possibility of Britain exiting the European Union (Brexit) has raised concerns both for the United Kingdom and what it would mean for Europe and the rest of the world.
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