Davos: Most eye-opening banking quotes from the World Economic Forum

Davos: Most eye-opening banking quotes from the World Economic Forum

The annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland officially kicked off today. As always, the cast of characters invited to this year’s event is wide-ranging. Jamie Dimon and…

The five biggest resume mistakes that financial executives make

The five biggest resume mistakes that financial executives make

The lists of Do’s and Don’ts for writing your executive resume, whether you are a chief financial officer, senior portfolio analyst, or a credit risk executive are well…

Is this the new, remote, automated future of interviewing for jobs in investment banks?

Is this the new, remote, automated future of interviewing for jobs in investment banks?

Do you want a job in an investment bank? In particular, do you want a graduate job in an investment bank, where applicants can exceed places by a…

Only 10% of Morgan Stanley’s new MDs are investment bankers – so much for the resurgence of IBD

Only 10% of Morgan Stanley’s new MDs are investment bankers – so much for the resurgence of IBD

If you read the Financial Times and pay close attention to banks' results, you might think investment bankers' time has come (back). 'Traders Surpassed in Wall Street Reshuffle'…

A family and a front office career are not mutually exclusive

A family and a front office career are not mutually exclusive

Why are there so few women in senior front office positions? The theory is that women have equal opportunities to progress until they decide to start a family,…

Morning Coffee: Secret to making it in finance before you’re 30; new banking-slang word reported

Morning Coffee: Secret to making it in finance before you’re 30; new banking-slang word reported

When Randall Dillard, chief investment officer and co-founder of hedge fund Liongate, stood up at the London School of Economics earlier this week, he said finance is a long…

Daily Dispatches – JPMorgan exits HK IPO over hiring scandal

Daily Dispatches – JPMorgan exits HK IPO over hiring scandal

Legally beleagured JPMorgan has bowed out of a potentially lucrative role in the $1 billion Hong Kong listing of a Chinese chemicals company due to the investigation into the US…

When a doughnut is bad for more than just your waistline

When a doughnut is bad for more than just your waistline

Another year of "doughnut" (zero) or next-to-zero bonus increases for 2013 and downward pressure on salaries across the investment banking sector in Australia means hiring may remain pedestrian…

Investment banks’ tendency to fire veterans and hire juniors is coming back to bite

Investment banks’ tendency to fire veterans and hire juniors is coming back to bite

For investment banks it was a no-brainer: why keep on expensive, veteran salesman and traders in the fixed income sector – which is becoming increasingly less profitable – when wet-behind-the-ears j

One chart for identifying the best banks to work for now, by business

One chart for identifying the best banks to work for now, by business

Wondering which bank is in best shape when it comes to equities, fixed income and advisory businesses? Want a quick comparator for banks' results by business in the…

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