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EU ministers narrow differences over banking union

Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 23:38

EU finance ministers narrowed Friday some of their differences over "Banking Union", a new framework meant to prevent a repetition of the financial meltdown that plunged Europe into crisis.

Swiss to sign last rites for banking secrecy: OECD

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 17:10

Switzerland will break the seal on its banking secrecy, until now considered virtually ironclad, by signing an international agreement on fighting tax evasion Tuesday, the OECD said.

EU plans to remove banking secrecy to crackdown on tax evasion

Last Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 13:49

The heads of state and government of the 27-nation EU, at a one-day summit in Brussels yesterday.

WikiLeaks: No verdict in case of Swiss ex-banker

Last Updated: Friday, November 18, 2011, 10:41

A Swiss court said it lacked evidence to rule on an appeal by a former Swiss banker turned WikiLeaks whistleblower against his conviction for breaching Switzerland`s strict banking secrecy.

Pranab calls for global action to end era of banki

Last Updated: Monday, June 13, 2011, 14:52

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday called for stepping up multilateral cooperation to end the era of banking secrecy.