Company: Barclays Capital

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‘Does Goldman Sachs drug test?’ and other popular candidate inquiries

Google’s autocomplete function – aimed at saving users milliseconds of laborious typing – offers a fun little byproduct if you have a few minutes. Start typing a query…

Mergers and Acquisitions

The Biggest Winners and Losers of Monday’s Acquisition Craze

M&A activity has been slow this year, particularly as of late. Global M&A revenues were down nearly 10% during the first half of 2013, marking the worst six…

Compensation

Reining in top banker pay does nothing to deter fraud down the ranks

All eyes have been on the world’s top bankers who took home as much as $21 million last year, but the stringent regulations on executive pay, performance and…

This Screenshot Typifies the Life of an Investment Banker

Investment bankers make plenty of money, but it often comes at a price, for the banker and their family. This screenshot, taken by an investment banking source at…

Bonus

U.S. Investment Banker Bonuses 60% Larger than Europeans’

The average bonus for associates at U.S. investment banks in 2012 was more than 60% larger than that of their European brethren, according to a new survey. European…

Antony Jenkins

Barclays’ French-American Banking Duo Aids Jenkins’ Drive for Control

Rich Ricci’s departure as Barclays’ investment banking head leaves a French-American duo at the top of the unit . It also puts Chief Executive Antony Jenkins in the driver’s…

Yesterday's man

The ten real reasons Rich Ricci had to go from Barclays

Rich Ricci is no more. Despite being comparatively youthful and only recently telling  Financial News he planned to go nowhere at all, the 49 year old banker with the…

Pin-up

Boss’s Pay Package Leaves Barclays’ Investment Bankers Stunned

Investment bankers at Barclays have been grumbling about their lack of compensation for well over a year. It likely came as a frustration then to see their boss,…

Desk

Tudor’s Change in Strategy Opens Seats

When a flood of employees walk away from a firm in the current economic environment, it’s almost always due to a negative event. Either a hedge fund is…

Stress

U.S. I-Bankers Feeling Disrespected

There’s a dirty little secret on Wall Street. Despite the layoffs, bonus cuts and scandals, most U.S. investment bankers did a pretty good job last year, at least…

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