JPMorgan: The risk of a ‚major miscalculation’ by Trump could drive oil to $90

JPMorgan: The risk of a ‚major miscalculation’ by Trump could drive oil to $90

Markets have recently reacted to US President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with China with little more than a shrug. JPMorgan analysts are starting to find that worrying. „US economic and equity market resilience” will „embolden the president on all geopolitical fronts – autos, NAFTA and particularly Iran,” they wrote in a September 21 note.…

JPMorgan says Trump’s trade war is ‚dimming the prospects for large scale M&A’

JPMorgan says Trump’s trade war is ‚dimming the prospects for large scale M&A’

LONDON — Rising geopolitical tensions and the escalating trade war between the US and China are putting management teams off big deals, according to a senior JPMorgan banker. „Anything that points to uncertainty and a lack of confidence is not good for M&A,” Hernan Cristerna, JPMorgan’s Global Co-head of M&A, told Business Insider, referring to…

JPMorgan has asked a 29-year-old highflier at the bank to draw up a cryptocurrency strategy

JPMorgan has asked a 29-year-old highflier at the bank to draw up a cryptocurrency strategy

Oliver Harris of JPMorgan. JPMorgan LONDON — JPMorgan has asked a London-based fintech head to draw up a cryptocurrency strategy for the bank. Oliver Harris, 29, is taking on a new role as head of crypto-assets strategy, reporting to Umar Farooq, the head of blockchain initiatives at the corporate and investment bank. Harris will also…