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Big bank earnings season was in full swing this week. From top execs laying out the rationale behind dealmaking to shedding some light on their plans for the future of the physical office, here are some of this quarter’s highlights:
Morgan Stanley’s CEO explains why the bank’s $7 billion bid for Eaton Vance makes sense even with such a high price tag: ‘I’m not ashamed to say it’s fully priced’
JPMorgan and BlackRock are both looking to do M&A. Their execs just gave a glance at what they could buy.
‘Why not step aside now?’ Analysts just grilled outgoing Citi CEO Mike Corbat over how he ran the bank and made comparisons to embattled Wells Fargo
Here’s what 7 CEOs of major financial firms are saying about the return to office and the future of their real estate footprints
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Source:: Businessinsider – Finance