A sign that women bankers are worse off at Credit Suisse than at Goldman Sachs?

A sign that women bankers are worse off at Credit Suisse than at Goldman Sachs?

A list of new managing directors (MDs) at Credit Suisse surfaced this week. Comprising only 133 people, it was notable both for its brevity and its lack of…

Best Banks and Businesses to Have Worked for in 2012

Best Banks and Businesses to Have Worked for in 2012

If you work in an investment banking division (IBD) at most any bank, it's been a mixed year. Some banks like Royal Bank of Canada boosted their market…

Worst Places in the World to Be Laid Off and Lose Your Job

Worst Places in the World to Be Laid Off and Lose Your Job

The axe is being sharpened, or liberally swung, in financial centres across the globe, but if it’s hanging over your head, you might ask yourself where in the…

Six damaging takeaways from the Libor investigation of UBS

Six damaging takeaways from the Libor investigation of UBS

Britain's Financial Services Authority has released a long note this morning based upon the findings of its Libor-rigging investigation at UBS. It does not look good for the Swiss bank,…

What Credit Downgrade? Cantor Says It Will Keep Hiring

What Credit Downgrade? Cantor Says It Will Keep Hiring

At a time when other banks are slashing costs and cutting staff, Cantor Fitzgerald is shrugging off questions about its financial health and says it will continue expanding.…

Barclays Bankers May Walk if Bonuses Capped at $100K Again This Year

Barclays Bankers May Walk if Bonuses Capped at $100K Again This Year

After having the cash portion of their bonuses capped at just over $100,000 last year, Barclays investment bankers in the U.S. are looking forward to a more bountiful…

Where JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs are hiring bankers now

Where JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs are hiring bankers now

JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs are among the only big investment banks not engaged in big cost-cutting programmes right now. Both are still recruiting experienced front office M&A bankers,…

Libor Fine May Force UBS to Slash Previously Safe Bonuses

Libor Fine May Force UBS to Slash Previously Safe Bonuses

Bonuses at UBS looked safe earlier this year, despite the bank's CHF3.3bn restructuring charge related to its  'strategic acceleration,' as it had accrued CHF1.5bn for new bonuses this…

How to Get a Job at Abu Dhabi’s $627 Billion Sovereign Wealth Fund

How to Get a Job at Abu Dhabi’s $627 Billion Sovereign Wealth Fund

Would you turn down a role in London, New York or Hong Kong to go and work for what was until October the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund?…

The EU ruins Christmas with another painful proposal to cap bonuses

The EU ruins Christmas with another painful proposal to cap bonuses

Just when you thought you could relax and enjoy Christmas, safe in the knowledge that the European Union had postponed its decision on capping investment banking bonuses until…

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