Will you be shown the door or welcomed with open arms by financial services firms in 2015? Yes, few financial services companies were overly bullish with recruitment in 2014, but for certain areas of investment banking – notably advisory functions – the landscape was much improved. Meanwhile, competition for talent from the buy-side ensured a steady stream of replacement hiring throughout the year.
The infographic below shows what we believe is in store for the coming year. Some finance professionals will be happy, others could find themselves on decidedly shakier ground.