Morning Coffee: ‘Motivated, intelligent, caring’ – meet the people of Goldman Sachs. Barclays product control burnout

What characterizes a Goldman Sachs employee? And a poster boy for product control at Barclays has revealed that life is not always as pleasant as it seems.

Bankers in Asia “stuck” mid-career as firms fail to build leaders

There's a shortage of leadership skills at banks in Asia, with mid-ranking Asian bankers finding it tough to move up, says INSEAD professor.

10 things you need to know about Amplify Trading

Would you pay for your trading internship?

Top banking analyst cautions against careers in equity research

Equity research careers are a route to hard work and (comparative) impoverishment, says one analyst - who should know.

This Citi leveraged finance analyst has exceptional experience as a waiter

Yes, you worked as a waiter before you joined a global investment bank. But did you work as a waiter here?

Michael Hintze’s hedge fund has been making some senior hires

Sir Michael Hintze's hedge fund CQS has started the year by making some senior recruits.

Morning Coffee: Will RBS layoff 80% or 90% of its investment banking staff? Jobs at Goldman’s own hedge fund

Barely has the ink dried on Barclays' cost cutting plan, than it's been completely eclipsed by the enormity of imminent layoffs at RBS. At the very worse, Barclays' investment banking…

The latest hot banking job in China and Hong Kong is hit by skill shortages

Hiring of equity research analysts who cover A-shares on Shanghai’s surging stock exchange is on the rise but banks face skill shortages.

Barclays’ investment bank is far bigger in New York than London. These figures prove it

There are 50% more front office investment bankers working for Barclays in New York than in London.

25 real life questions asked in corporate finance interviews

Here's a list of 25 real-life interview questions asked of MBAs by corporations in need of finance talent. How would you do?

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