Antony Jenkins to purge all those Bob Diamond didn’t expunge at Barclays

Antony Jenkins to purge all those Bob Diamond didn’t expunge at Barclays

Theoretically, there shouldn't have been any jerks working in Barclays' investment bank. Bob Diamond had a 'no jerks' rule, imposed by Bob himself as early as 2006.   And yet…

Ten important implications of yesterday’s results from JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs

Ten important implications of yesterday’s results from JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs

Yesterday was results day at Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan. Today is results day at Citigroup and Bank of America. Yes: we are in the grip of US banks' earnings season. Whilst…

Goldman Shows Restraint and Wins Big

Goldman Shows Restraint and Wins Big

Goldman Sachs is back on top, dwarfing analysts’ expectations with an impressive fourth quarter that saw the firm nearly triple its net income from a year ago. Buoyed…

Singapore is a great base for private equity careers, says E&Y partner

Singapore is a great base for private equity careers, says E&Y partner

As private equity firms continue to move to Singapore, KKR and General Atlantic opened offices last year, we speak to Luke Pais, Asean private equity leader at Ernst…

GUEST COMMENT: Why you would be mad to work for a sovereign wealth fund

GUEST COMMENT: Why you would be mad to work for a sovereign wealth fund

With job cuts being rolled out across the financial sector, many professionals are eyeing opportunities at large sovereign wealth funds, which are recruiting heavily, particularly in the Middle…

Equity researchers face a struggle to pay mortgages and school fees this year

Equity researchers face a struggle to pay mortgages and school fees this year

Goldman Sachs may be paying its bankers an average of 10% more for 2012 than 2011, but overall the expectation is that bonuses in banking will be down for…

Late Lunchtime Links: How Jamie Dimon messed up and JPMorgan disguised investment banker pay; muted pay celebrations at Goldman

Late Lunchtime Links: How Jamie Dimon messed up and JPMorgan disguised investment banker pay; muted pay celebrations at Goldman

Never again will anyone be able to call Jamie Dimon the most untouchable and highly paid man on Wall Street. Nor will they ever know precisely how much JPMorgan…

Goldman Sachs seems to be hiring more bankers than JPMorgan in 2013

Goldman Sachs seems to be hiring more bankers than JPMorgan in 2013

Today is the day that both Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan will announce their fourth quarter and full year results for 2012. Both banks are likely to have done…

Following Google, Traders Learn Computer Code

Following Google, Traders Learn Computer Code

Even in the digital age, many traders in investment banking would scoff at the idea becoming techies. More, however, are learning how to code to better perform in…

Goldman Bankers Best Morgan Rivals

Goldman Bankers Best Morgan Rivals

If you are a banker at Morgan Stanley, you probably didn’t want to pick up yesterday’s paper. Not only is your total compensation likely to drop for 2012,…

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