Late Lunchtime Links: Boutique London investment bank confesses it may be hiring

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We said earlier this week that Liberum Capital might be hiring. This turns out to be true. Liberum's finance chief David Horsley may have left, but the boutique bank, with operations in sales, trading, capital markets and corporate finance, says it's still hiring "selectively". In particular, it probably wants people for its new asset management arm (although it didn't say as much), where it wants to cover a number of sectors including: private equity, technology, and oil and gas.

Last time we looked (two years ago) Liberum had a salary cap of £150k and had been hiring a lot of people. The following graph from IMAS indicates big growth in registered persons in 2010, but rather less recently.

FSA Approved persons at Liberum:

Source: IMAS


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