Company: Pimco


The one thing Wall Street’s elite can’t stop talking about

Pimco founder Bill Gross, perhaps more than at any other time in his career, is on the ropes. He’s seeing billions in monthly redemptions, his hallmark Total Return…

"I am the most exceptional trader in the world and am deserving of a $20m bonus."

Morning Coffee: Goldman trader’s unpleasant appraisal. Bad boss seeks minions

How must you describe yourself at appraisal time if you work for Goldman Sachs? Standard fare such as, “I am a team player who has delivered value to…

Ex-Citigroup gossip, actually

Morning Coffee: @GSElevator unmasked as ex-Citi employee. Poisonous culture at firm where everyone aspires to work

The notorious @GSElevator Twitter account is not written by a Goldman Sachs employee. It is written by John Lefevre, a 34 year-old ex-bond trader currently residing somewhere in Texas.…

How to make it young

Morning Coffee: Secret to making it in finance before you’re 30; new banking-slang word reported

When Randall Dillard, chief investment officer and co-founder of hedge fund Liongate, stood up at the London School of Economics earlier this week, he said finance is a long…

Man leaves JPMorgan for nightclub (Photo credit: Atatiwa Flickr)

Morning Coffee: 700 jobs at Deutsche Bank, 50 jobs at Edmond De Rothschild, various jobs at Pimco. Man left JPMorgan for nightclub

In a promising start, this week begins with a triptych of hiring stories. Deutsche Bank, Edmond De Rothschild and Pimco are all adding staff. The only exception to the…

Office stress

Is Another Dr. Doom Lurking at Pimco? Frightening Forecast Follows Losses and Outflows

Is Saumil Parikh, a portfolio manager at Pimco, making another grim prediction just to redirect blame for the bond behemoth’s bad bets? Is it another case of Bernanke…


Now May not be the Best Time to Become a Hedge Fund Trader

A while ago, when we asked people what they’d rather do if they weren’t working in an investment bank, the verdict was clear: they’d rather be working in…


People News: Moves at Pimco, J.P. Morgan, Credit Suisse, Barclays, Deutsche and GE

Barclays director Alison Carnwath resigned from the beleaguered bank, citing “personal reasons.” [DealBook] Steven Koch, Credit Suisse’s M&A co-chairman, was named deputy mayor of Chicago in Rahm


People News: Moves at MSSB, SEC, UBS, Goldman and Touradji Capital

Barton Biggs, who founded Morgan Stanley Investment Management in 1975, died. [AP] William Bruen Sr., William Bruen Jr. and Andrew Bruen, a three-generation team of financial advisors managing…

Discouragement hurt me but it also motivated me to succeed: Interview with PIMCO’s Rafael Lopez

Rafael Lopez, SVP, head of investment operations, Asia Pacific, PIMCO, speaks to eFinancialcareers about his career. Q: Was working in the financial sector what you always envisioned yourself doing?&helli

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