How to survive as a quant AND a trader as Big Data takes over

How to survive as a quant AND a trader as Big Data takes over

Who are financial services firms hiring to take advantage of predictive analytics? What do traders need to know to get a job on Wall Street?

“Call me brave, call me stupid – I’m an ex-Credit Suisse director who’s taken a year out”

“Call me brave, call me stupid – I’m an ex-Credit Suisse director who’s taken a year out”

Can you have a career break when you work in an investment bank? Ex-Credit Suisse director Nicholas Foster has had two.

Ex-Brevan Howard partner and Goldman MD to launch FX brokerage

Ex-Brevan Howard partner and Goldman MD to launch FX brokerage

James Fauset, a former FX portfolio manager and strategist at Brevan Howard who left in January, is set to launch his own FX brokerage.

How an MBA helped me move from a building site to an investment bank

How an MBA helped me move from a building site to an investment bank

An MBA from Cass Business School helped Andrew Yortt move from the building site into Investment Banking

Corporate buzzwords investment bankers use, but secretly hate

Corporate buzzwords investment bankers use, but secretly hate

You must learn these buzzwords to survive in investment banking, but that doesn't mean you have to like them. 

Another senior fixed income sales exit at Credit Suisse. Desk assistant finds job at Blackrock

Another senior fixed income sales exit at Credit Suisse. Desk assistant finds job at Blackrock

The market is awash with senior Credit Suisse rates salespeople. Credit Suisse desk assistants are finding new jobs, however.

Morning Coffee: But how will Goldman Sachs identify its worst performers now? New upset at Deutsche Bank

Morning Coffee: But how will Goldman Sachs identify its worst performers now? New upset at Deutsche Bank

Does this mean the end of Goldman's annual 5% cull? And Deutsche Bank staff will be sharing desks in their new Canary Wharf office.

A Deutsche Bank technologist has made something very special

A Deutsche Bank technologist has made something very special

A senior technologist at Deutsche Bank has created an automated system that generates returns of nearly 60% a month using spread-bets.

Meet the most impressive 21 year-olds starting out in banking

Meet the most impressive 21 year-olds starting out in banking

90 students who aspire to work in finance have just been named the best of the best. Here's a sample so you know what you're up against.

“Five things that change forever when you leave Goldman Sachs for a start-up”

“Five things that change forever when you leave Goldman Sachs for a start-up”

People said I'd lost my mind when I left Goldman Sachs to start my own company. They may have a point. 

Why Millennials want to work in finance, and why they don’t

Why Millennials want to work in finance, and why they don’t

Many millennials have a negative perception of the financial services industry because most entered adulthood before or during the financial crisis of 2008.  

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