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"You need multiple perspectives represented in a department like the Treasury. I think you’re hearing more from the few than from the many.... It is a natural thing for there to be some lingering concerns about whether or not the institutions... that caused the last crisis are truly changed.
French banking group Credit Agricole is to cut 2,350 jobs around the world, including 850 positions in France, mainly at its Cacib investment bank, the Force Ouvriere (FO) union said on Wednesday.At Cacib, 1,750 jobs will be cut globally, including 550 in France, the union said. The bank's consumer credit branch, CACF, will see 600 jobs cut, half in France and half in the rest of the world.
PARIS (Reuters) - Credit Agricole is to cut 2,350 jobs, primarily in investment banking, a union source told Reuters Wednesday, as the French bank slashes costs and ploughs ahead with a back-to-basics strategy sped up by the eurozone debt crisis.
The Burrill Report submits: Medical device giant Boston Scientific (BSX) said it would eliminate as many as 1,300 jobs or 10 percent of its workforce as part of a series of restructuring initiatives and management changes it says will drive profitable growth for the company. As part of these changes, the Natick, Massachusetts-based company says it will eliminate its international headquarters.