Company: Cantor

What the top CDO bankers did next

What the top CDO bankers did next

Five years ago on Sunday, Lehman Brothers collapsed -  taking with it a mass of very generously paid traders and investment bankers. The structured credit divisions that had…

Six things Margaret Thatcher did for Britain’s bankers

Six things Margaret Thatcher did for Britain’s bankers

Margaret Thatcher is dead. Many bankers in the City of London will lament her passing. Without Thatcher, the City would be a very different place in which to…

And the least educated bankers work for….

And the least educated bankers work for….

It's notoriously difficult to get an entry-level job in banking these days. According to New York Magazine, only 2% of people applying for internship positions on Wall Street…

I moved from Vietnam and landed a cutting-edge job in Singapore finance. Here’s how.

I moved from Vietnam and landed a cutting-edge job in Singapore finance. Here’s how.

Here's how I left Vietnam and landed a top job in the Singapore finance sector.

What’s wrong with working at Cantor Fitzgerald?

What’s wrong with working at Cantor Fitzgerald?

If you're looking for a knight in hiring armour to rescue you from the morass of unemployment, Cantor Fitzgerald is your best bet. The brokerage firm is in…

Jefferies’ secret to Paying All-Cash Bonuses

Jefferies’ secret to Paying All-Cash Bonuses

You might want to work at Jefferies. While banks like Deutsche are imposing punitive deferrals  on bonus payments this year, especially for senior staff, Jefferies has told staff…

Q&A: Shawn Matthews, CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald, discusses Cantor’s plans to build an investment bank

Q&A: Shawn Matthews, CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald, discusses Cantor’s plans to build an investment bank

We spoke to Shawn Matthews. Shawn is CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. While all around are cutting back, Cantor is building an investment bank. This is what Shawn…

Cantor Fitzgerald Continues to Expand its Emerging Markets Team

Cantor Fitzgerald Continues to Expand its Emerging Markets Team

Cantor Fitzgerald continues to make good on its pledge to hire 1,000 employees this year with today's announcement that Michael Rowe and Luiz Schlittler, formerly of Jefferies &…

Disaster at Deutsche and UBS, but these other banks are growing and are hiring

Disaster at Deutsche and UBS, but these other banks are growing and are hiring

Deutsche's results are out. So are UBS's. They are both bad, but UBS's are worse. In the second quarter, the cost/income ratio at Deutsche's investment bank (its corporate and…

Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Says the Firm Plans to Hire More Research Analysts

Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Says the Firm Plans to Hire More Research Analysts

Shawn Matthews, the CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald, says the financial services firm plans "to add additional industry verticals and to continue to strengthen our research capabilities." In a…

A financial services firm is hiring 1,000 people. Why you may wish to send in your CV, or not

A financial services firm is hiring 1,000 people. Why you may wish to send in your CV, or not

In these times of job drought, the news that somewhere wants to hire 1,000 people should be sufficient to drown out some concerns about the financial services labour…

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