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The hottest finance jobs outside of the front office

The hottest finance jobs outside of the front office

The number of finance jobs in London during July is the highest for over 12 months. Here's where financial services firms are hiring.

Career Crunch: 20 hot skills banks want now, is the CFA really worth it?

Career Crunch: 20 hot skills banks want now, is the CFA really worth it?

The top stories on eFinancialCareers over the past week - all you need to know about financial services careers news and advice.

Investment banks’ trading teams hop on the optimistic hiring bus

Investment banks’ trading teams hop on the optimistic hiring bus

In the summer of 2013: while all talk of an increase in financial services recruitment was dominating the headlines, investment banks’ trading desks had to be content with…

I moved to Singapore to study and then got a banking job there. Here’s how I did it

I moved to Singapore to study and then got a banking job there. Here’s how I did it

When Yong Gao graduated from ESSEC's Master in Finance programme, he ended up with a new job in a new city. 

Deutsche Bank has pressed the pause button on hiring

Deutsche Bank has pressed the pause button on hiring

Deutsche Bank, which has unveiled some large public recruitment plans in recent weeks, is currently in the midst of a global hiring freeze. This is not unprecedented at…

Where the hiring is in the happy world of fund management

Where the hiring is in the happy world of fund management

While investment bankers trudge to work under a cloud of dissatisfaction and the ever-present threat of redundancies, asset managers stroll to the office with a spring in their…

The strange habits of highly-successful financiers

The strange habits of highly-successful financiers

If you want to move up in the financial sector, it helps to have hobbies that the boss likes. This used to be predominantly golf, now an increasing…

Why it’s sensible to ditch this high-paying temp role for a permanent job

Why it’s sensible to ditch this high-paying temp role for a permanent job

Change management was the place to be if you wanted to earn huge amounts as a contractor. As banks were forced to push through transformation initiatives at the…

Morning Coffee: J.P. Morgan hiring 5,000; obsessive Frenchman escapes slum for 24 hour days at Goldman

Morning Coffee: J.P. Morgan hiring 5,000; obsessive Frenchman escapes slum for 24 hour days at Goldman

It's becoming a thing. Once every few months J.P. Morgan does an interview where it boasts how many control staff it's hiring. The latest in this genre is…

Daily Dispatches – SocGen mulling sale of Asian private bank

Daily Dispatches – SocGen mulling sale of Asian private bank

Fierce competition for Asia's rising pool of wealthy has raised the stakes in the private banking segment, and now the first cracks are starting to show.FinanceAsia reports that…

Where to go for your MBA if you want to find love

Where to go for your MBA if you want to find love

If you believe Charles Murray, the U.S. author of books like the Bell Curve and Coming Apart, you should go out and find yourself an intelligent, well-bred, high…

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