Ruling that derivatives be traded on exchanges and passed through clearing houses removes some, but not all, of the the concerns, writes Christopher Alkan.
Principled tax planning
Find an adviser who considers you as a person, with individual requirements, not as a target for a product, writes John Chown
Ca' Gherkin, Ca' Shard?
Palaces such as Ca' Pesaro testify to Venice's former greatness as a financial centre. Tim Ambler fears the City of London's best days might be behind it too.