Company: J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Private banks are on a hiring frenzy, but the job is more demanding than ever

Private banks are on a hiring frenzy, but the job is more demanding than ever

The days of the cushy private banking job have been traded for a demanding role amid growing challenges and mounting expectations for both wealth managers and their clients.…

Life experience you didn’t expect could land you a job at J.P. Morgan

Life experience you didn’t expect could land you a job at J.P. Morgan

Michael Buckley has an MBA in Finance, but that alone wasn’t what got him hired as an associate in Global Real Assets at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. It…

J.P. Morgan to add more wealth management jobs globally

J.P. Morgan to add more wealth management jobs globally

J.P. Morgan said Friday it has plans to hire more people within its global private banking wealth management business, adding to the five senior appointments, four in the…

“I’m an Italian entrepreneur. Here’s why I come to London to boost my business skills”

“I’m an Italian entrepreneur. Here’s why I come to London to boost my business skills”

I’m already a successful businessman, but every year I travel from Italy to London to boost my finance and leadership skills. This is why.

Asset manager pay hikes not enough to retain star performers

Asset manager pay hikes not enough to retain star performers

Asset managers are increasing bonuses for star performers this year, but not enough to keep them from seeking new jobs. On a pay-per-head basis, most large publicly-listed asset…

Bonus cap will hit banks’ asset management arms

Bonus cap will hit banks’ asset management arms

Asset managers looking for a big pay day should arguably avoid bank-owned firms, which will be subject to the tough new EU bonus cap rules. Most asset managers…

Battle of the bonuses at asset managers

Battle of the bonuses at asset managers

Investment banks may become less attractive employers for fund managers as they withhold bonuses and defer pay. Banks that formerly shielded their fund managers from deferral schedules that…

Daily Dispatches: The dubious distinction of dirtiest global financial centre goes to…

Daily Dispatches: The dubious distinction of dirtiest global financial centre goes to…

Hong Kong’s poor air quality has caused more than 3,000 premature deaths a year, according to think tank Civic Exchange. Pollution is certainly a factor that some expat…

Sectors explained – Alternative Investments

Sectors explained – Alternative Investments

A ‘normal’ investment is usually in stocks, bonds and cash, made with a view to earning interest or dividends, or because the value of the investment is expected…