Family leave could leave you jobless

Family leave could leave you jobless

Pregnant? Caring for an elderly parent? Be careful. If you work on Wall Street, chances are that by taking an extended leave you may be giving up a…

Raids may be good news for those not poached

Raids may be good news for those not poached

Overlooked by the Barclays Capital raiding teams pillaging Wall Street? You could still see a bump in your paycheck, even without changing firms. BarCap hired nine bankers in…

Mum’s the word on outsourcing research to Mumbai

Mum’s the word on outsourcing research to Mumbai

Equities analytics and research work is growing fast in India, although it's almost impossible to get Wall Street firms, or their Indian partners, to talk about each other…

U.S. Jobs’ Roundup: Citigroup finds itself a poaching target

U.S. Jobs’ Roundup: Citigroup finds itself a poaching target

Citigroup lost staff to Barclays Capital, Bear Stearns and Banc of America Securities last week and announced a top-level internal job swap. Sallie Krawcheck, chairman and chief executive…

Sector View: Banks’ bottom lines dictate top IT pay

Sector View: Banks’ bottom lines dictate top IT pay

If you want to reach the top of the information technology heap on Wall Street, and the seven-figure compensation that comes with the CIO job, you'd better know…

You’re fired! Cash in on your way out, Part 2

You’re fired! Cash in on your way out, Part 2

Not everything in a severance package is created equal. Some items are more negotiable than others-and when one door closes, another may open. Here's how to spot the…

U.S. and UK SRI funds set to hire in 2005

U.S. and UK SRI funds set to hire in 2005

To work in financial services you need to ditch your principles and think of the money - right? Not necessarily. It's possible to save the rainforest and still…

UK lags U.S. on solving employee disputes

UK lags U.S. on solving employee disputes

City of London employers should follow Wall Street's lead and use mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) rather than fighting employment disputes through litigation. That's&helli

Bonus uncertainty teeters on fixed income losses

Bonus uncertainty teeters on fixed income losses

Wondering what your bonus will be this year? So is your boss. Nearly one third of banks are still uncertain about the level of bonuses to be paid…

U.S. Jobs’ Roundup: Key hires at Bear Stearns, Deutsche and Wachovia

U.S. Jobs’ Roundup: Key hires at Bear Stearns, Deutsche and Wachovia

Hiring was buoyant last week among investment banks and securities houses, large and small. Bear Stearns made three appointments as part of its plan to boost its public…