Labour costs as low as the UK and the sophistication of French regulators have been cited as reasons for big financial groups expanding their Paris operations

Paris is emerging as the favoured financial trading hub for continental Europe, as some of the world’s biggest banks and asset managers prepare for li(...)

Paris is trumpeting the lifestyle it could offer to London’s high financiers in the event of a Brexit. Photograph: iStock

Paris is preparing a warm welcome for City of London bankers that it says will have to move to the continent if the UK votes to leave the EU next mon(...)

Christian Noyer, governor of the Bank of France: “The [European] Commission’s draft is a non-starter and needs to be entirely revised.” Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Europe’s planned financial transaction tax poses “an enormous risk” to the countries involved and could threaten financial stability, the governor o(...)