The ins and outs of target practice - Aggressive banks with the best ideas are winning lucrative European M&A mandates. Some standing advisers look more like left-standing advisers.
How long can Helsinki keep on climbing? - Developing mutual funds may be the key to avoiding the feared correction.
Shaping up for the single currency - Consolidation is inevitable for banks before Greece joins the single currency in, it hopes, 2001. Privatization is underway. Of 42 banks, maybe four will thrive.