Jim O’Neill’s not the only person getting out of asset management at Goldman Sachs

Jim O’Neill’s not the only person getting out of asset management at Goldman Sachs

The retirement of Jim O’Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs’ asset management division at 55, may have been motivated by more than just the urge to retire after an…

Top ranked equity researchers receive negligible bonuses

Top ranked equity researchers receive negligible bonuses

Getting ranked as a top equity research analyst isn't what it once was. In Institutional Investor's European rankings release this week, Deutsche Bank's research team captured more top…

U.S. I-Bankers Feeling Disrespected

U.S. I-Bankers Feeling Disrespected

There’s a dirty little secret on Wall Street. Despite the layoffs, bonus cuts and scandals, most U.S. investment bankers did a pretty good job last year, at least…

The chart showing where new layoffs are likely at Credit Suisse

The chart showing where new layoffs are likely at Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse's fourth quarter results are out this morning. The investment bank performed reasonably well. Revenues across the business in 2012 rose 20% year-on-year, fixed income revenues were…

Ten ways to tell someone they’ve got a bad bonus

Ten ways to tell someone they’ve got a bad bonus

If you’re in charge of dishing out bonuses to your team, you may have a bunch of unhappy subordinates on your hands. Your bank is probably cutting bonus…

BarCap Cuts Up to 10% of U.S. Staff Days Before Bonus

BarCap Cuts Up to 10% of U.S. Staff Days Before Bonus

Barclays cut between 5% and 10% of its capital markets, advisory and other investment banking units in the U.S. yesterday, just days before bonuses are scheduled to be…

More senior equity derivative exits pre-bonuses at Barclays

More senior equity derivative exits pre-bonuses at Barclays

As we reported yesterday, Dali Bacha, European head of equity derivatives, is said to have left Barclays this week. Today we hear that several members of Bacha's team…

Job Applicants in Asia More Than Tripled, Says UBS Equities Head

Job Applicants in Asia More Than Tripled, Says UBS Equities Head

The best traders are IT savvy, understand macroeconomics, and have a stress-busting sense of fun, says Choo-Guan Yeoh, who was appointed Singapore head of equities for UBS last…

Want an I-Banking Job? Know the Answers to These Questions

Want an I-Banking Job? Know the Answers to These Questions

While working at an investment bank may no longer be as prestigious and high-paying as it was years ago, the competition for open positions remains fierce, for both…

Senior banker said to be leaving Barclays ahead of bonus announcement

Senior banker said to be leaving Barclays ahead of bonus announcement

While Barclays' senior executives are appearing in front of the Parliamentary Commission for Banking Standards this morning, we hear that senior bankers are leaving the bank's equities business.…

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