Posts by Sarah Butcher

Morning Coffee: Bonus etiquette at Barclays. How retired 51 year-old ex-Goldman partners live

What is the proper way of behaving when you receive a large bonus at Barclays? Goldman Sachs' ex-head of UK M&A has reinvented himself as lord of a manor.

Here’s how analysts can stop themselves being exploited by associates

Is your associate expecting you to work all weekend? Here's how to get around that.

Something’s up in Citi’s European equities team

Last month, Citi's CFO indicated his disappointed with the performance of Citi's European equities business. Guess what happened next?

Morning Coffee: How long before you become a partner at Goldman Sachs? Man finds divisional bonus details in photocopier

What's the approximate amount of time that it takes to make partner at Goldman if you join as a graduate? And, check the office photocopier.

6 things you didn’t know about Jeff Urwin, the new co-head of investment banking at Deutsche

Who is Jeff Urwin really?

Did J.P. Morgan just ask some staff to amend profiles on LinkedIn?

Rumour has it that JPM's technology staff are about to become harder to find on LinkedIn.

Average pay in RBS’s investment bank? £197k. Here’s who’s safe

RBS's investment bank doesn't pay too badly, actually.

Morning Coffee: Wildly successful quant hedge fund manager wants innovators. Living with an M&A banker

What does it take to work for the hottest new quant hedge fund? And beware marrying someone who works in M&A.

The only chart you need to steer a sales and trading career

Productivity is the watchword in markets jobs today. As 'seat costs' increase thanks to higher investments in risk, compliance and technology, salespeople and traders are under pressure to…

Morning Coffee: Terrible times at RBS’s investment bank. Tax threat to UK bonuses

You know things are bad when the bank you work for will soon be run by a man best known for eviscerating entire business units and there are…

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