The eFC Career Tool Kit

The eFC Career Tool Kit

People throughout the financial industry are nervous. Whether or not your firm's under pressure, it's always smart to have your resume up-to-date, be in touch with your network…

What To Say When Your Interviewer Asks, “Do You Have Any Questions For Me?”

What To Say When Your Interviewer Asks, “Do You Have Any Questions For Me?”

It’s an inevitable moment during any job interview, when the person who’s been firing questions at you for the last 45 minutes turns the tables by asking, “Do…

Around the globe: A roundup of hirings, firings and sector trends in 2011

Around the globe: A roundup of hirings, firings and sector trends in 2011

Corporate banking, prime broking, traders’ hedge funds: What actually went up in 2011? As we note in our accompanying article on the trials of the past 12 months, 2011 hasn’t…

RBC To Curb Its Efforts to Be a Top 10 Investment Bank in the U.S.

RBC To Curb Its Efforts to Be a Top 10 Investment Bank in the U.S.

Royal Bank of Canada has doubled the size of its investment bank over the last five years, but it's now curbing hires and expansion amid volatile capital markets.…

Holiday Gift Giving Dos and Don’ts for Tough Times

Holiday Gift Giving Dos and Don’ts for Tough Times

It might seem counterintuitive, but even if your department or division’s been hit with massive layoffs, holiday gift giving still can’t be overlooked. Even if it’s bah-humbug all…

Monday’s Headlines: Two Canadian Banks Consider Re-Entering Cuba

Monday’s Headlines: Two Canadian Banks Consider Re-Entering Cuba

Canada’s Bank of Nova Scotia and Royal Bank of Canada are looking into returning to business in Cuba, where they have been absent for more than 50 years,…

Friday’s Headlines: MBA’s increasingly scanning essays for copy cats

Friday’s Headlines: MBA’s increasingly scanning essays for copy cats

Surprising as it is, MBA applicants are still plagiarizing their entrance exams. To combat unethical behavior, increasing numbers of business schools are using software to root out plagiarism…

Wednesday’s Headlines: Jefferies will claw back defectors’ bonuses

Wednesday’s Headlines: Jefferies will claw back defectors’ bonuses

Jefferies isn’t playing around. The struggling investment bank sent a memo telling employees they will receive a discretionary cash bonus for 2011 – but the firm will insist…

Why It’s Much Better to be Receiving a Bonus on Bay Street than Wall Street This Year

Why It’s Much Better to be Receiving a Bonus on Bay Street than Wall Street This Year

Bonus season is looking a good deal better for Bay Street than Wall Street, a Toronto-based recruiter confirms. Whether or not bankers’ and investment professionals' salaries will increase…

New Survey Finds 2012 Looking Brighter Than the Past Year in Terms of Job Security

New Survey Finds 2012 Looking Brighter Than the Past Year in Terms of Job Security

In the new “Workplace Insights Survey” published by Accounting Principals, the financial professionals polled were relatively optimistic about their firm’s performance in 2012. The survey polled fina

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