Why wealth management is moving away from “sink or swim” to target millennials

Why wealth management is moving away from “sink or swim” to target millennials

Craig Pfeiffer, president/CEO of MMI and former Smith Barney executive, believes that wealth management provides an attractive career path for millennials.

What do analysts, associates, VPs, and MDs actually do in investment banks?

What do analysts, associates, VPs, and MDs actually do in investment banks?

Do analysts really analyze? Do MDs really manage and direct? Hmm. 

How to write a successful trading algorithm

How to write a successful trading algorithm

The bluffer's guide to algorithmic trading. 

I moved to Singapore to study and then got a banking job there. Here’s how I did it

I moved to Singapore to study and then got a banking job there. Here’s how I did it

When Yong Gao graduated from ESSEC's Master in Finance programme, he ended up with a new job in a new city. 

Compliance might not be sexy, but there’s nowhere I’d rather work in banking. Here’s why.

Compliance might not be sexy, but there’s nowhere I’d rather work in banking. Here’s why.

A J.P. Morgan executive explains why compliance is an important part of the business and, even though it’s not sexy per se, it's challenging in a good way.

I’m a data scientist at a bulge-bracket bank – here’s how to land a job like mine

I’m a data scientist at a bulge-bracket bank – here’s how to land a job like mine

This is what you need to know to get a red-hot data science job at a big bank.

This is what it’s really like starting out at a hedge fund

This is what it’s really like starting out at a hedge fund

You have to pay your dues when you enter any industry, but starting out at a hedge fund has the reputation for being more difficult than most jobs.

“Young people today are totally deluded about jobs in banking”

“Young people today are totally deluded about jobs in banking”

Someone had to tell you.

Jamie Dimon tells MBA students that banking is still the place to be

Jamie Dimon tells MBA students that banking is still the place to be

When asked about the best bet for students to get jobs, Dimon predicted that financial services will grow dramatically over the next two decades.

The ultimate primer for your first job in investment banking, hedge funds or private equity

The ultimate primer for your first job in investment banking, hedge funds or private equity

A handy visual guide to how the financial system works. 

Eight questions to ask yourself before going into investment banking

Eight questions to ask yourself before going into investment banking

Are you unsure of whether an investment banking career is right for you? There are certainly pluses and minuses, and it's a momentous decision.

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