Posts by Sarah Butcher

How to handle an HireVue interview with an investment bank

How to handle an HireVue interview with an investment bank

If you're interviewing for a graduate position with an investment bank for 2017 and you haven't heard of HireVue, wake up.

A Goldman Sachs rates trader just joined Capula Investment Management

A Goldman Sachs rates trader just joined Capula Investment Management

Is this the best trading desk to work on if you want to join a hedge fund? Possibly so.

Morning Coffee: Brexit negotiations going incredibly badly for London banks. Ruination of 35 year-old ex-Goldman banker

Morning Coffee: Brexit negotiations going incredibly badly for London banks. Ruination of 35 year-old ex-Goldman banker

As summer wears on and investment banks' patience wears thin, it's becoming increasingly apparent that the Brexit negotiations aren't going in banks' favour.

Why Lloyd Blankfein’s careers advice is wrong

Why Lloyd Blankfein’s careers advice is wrong

Lloyd Blankfein knows a few things about life. He does not know about the reality of getting a top job now when you're in your 20s. 

2 MDs left Credit Suisse. One has ominous words about banking

2 MDs left Credit Suisse. One has ominous words about banking

What better sign of an industry in decline than the fact that people who've worked in it choose new roles outside the industry? This is the case with…

The A Level results of investment bankers

The A Level results of investment bankers

Do you really need four A*s or the equivalent number of UCAS points to get into an investment banks' analyst programme?

Forget Brexit: this German boutique is expanding in London

Forget Brexit: this German boutique is expanding in London

Maybe Brexit will lead small European boutiques to open London outposts?

Andrea Orcel suggests bracelets still a thing for male bankers

Andrea Orcel suggests bracelets still a thing for male bankers

Remember the male bracelet trend of 2014? The Shamballa jewelry surge among hedge fund managers? It's still a thing at UBS.

Brexit could boost bonuses at U.S. banks in London

Brexit could boost bonuses at U.S. banks in London

2016 bonuses will not be the best, but the Brexit-induced decline in sterling could help mitigate that.

The head of UK rates sales just left Goldman Sachs

The head of UK rates sales just left Goldman Sachs

Another senior fixed income salespeople has quietly disappeared from Goldman Sachs. 

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