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People don't really know what career coaching is," says Nathalina Harrison, a former banker who has switched sides to help unhappy Wharfers tackle stress riddled, high-pressure roles in finance.

Canary Wharf bank HSBC has signalled it is setting aside millions as it prepares to review whether it mis-advised its wealthiest customers.

The group has ringfenced £93million to address any issues relating to advice given to wealth management customers over the last four years.

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By Jannick Malling, CEO of tradable

The news that Eric Van Der Kleij, the outgoing chief executive of the Tech City Investment Organisation (TCIO), has taken up a new role as an adviser to Canary Wharf Group could have massive repercussions for the financial sector in London.

nov6-barclays.jpgBarclays Bank has reiterated its commitment to lending in the UK after announcing pre-tax profits of £5billion for first nine months of this year.

The Canary Wharf-based bank saw its profits rise by 18 per cent on the same period last year, while profits for the quarter were up to £2.4billion.

bb-mar12-barclays1.jpgBarclays has reported a fall in profits for the first six months of this year, although it still made £2.6billion.

The Canary Wharf-based bank saw its profits drop by 33 per cent from the same period last year, and warned that it intends to shed at least 1,400 jobs to cut costs.