Articles by Mathilde Hamel

Mathilde Hamel is a world intern reporter at IBTimes. She has written for the French local newspaper Paris-Normandie and for the blog of The New York Times The Local. She has also anchored and produced videos for the TV magazine 219 West on CUNY TV.

Mathilde likes to travel. She has lived in Australia and England, and sometimes goes back to her native France. 

She is currently a student at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Follow her @mathildehamel



Barclays Mulling Standard Chartered Merger

The potential move to merge with Standard Chartered could be a way for Barclays to thwart possible demands from an activist investor to return capital to shareholders, the Financial Times reported Wednesday.

Small Banks Trump Wall Street On Dodd-Frank Rewrite

Congress on Tuesday rolled back some of the restraints imposed on banks after the 2007-2009 global financial crisis, but big players like Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase, will not be breaking out the champagne.