Company: Randstad

Asia’s private banks search globally for staff as competition intensifies

Asia’s private banks search globally for staff as competition intensifies

Only a few months ago, recruiters were adamant that to get a job in private banking in Asia, candidates had to speak Mandarin or Cantonese, and they needed…

No pay woes for Asian finance workers

No pay woes for Asian finance workers

Finance workers in Asia are still enjoying significant salary premiums when moving jobs but they are increasingly placing more emphasis on issues other than just package, training, career…

Private banks are still hiring, but private bankers are increasingly reluctant to move

Private banks are still hiring, but private bankers are increasingly reluctant to move

Last month we told you to email us with questions for Daniel Jones, Randstad managing consultant, private banking, Singapore & Hong Kong. Today we publish his answers. How…

“Working flexibly won’t hinder your career at ANZ in Asia,” say senior staff

“Working flexibly won’t hinder your career at ANZ in Asia,” say senior staff

“At ANZ, working flexibly won’t hinder your career and you won’t be seen as lacking ambition.”

A preview of 2011: The most sought-after sectors in China

A preview of 2011: The most sought-after sectors in China

Here's our snapshot of some of the job functions which will be at the forefront of hiring over the next 12 months. But how will YOU fare in…

Low down dirty job seekers: Are bankers just a bunch of CV cheats?

Low down dirty job seekers: Are bankers just a bunch of CV cheats?

A candidate was pitching himself as an experienced risk management professional, but there was something a little odd about his CV, according to a recruiter, who asked not…

Niche financial services recruiters queueing up to cash in

Niche financial services recruiters queueing up to cash in

There is excitement among the owners of niche financial services recruitment firms in the City. In the past few years, several of their number have been swallowed up…

A tale of two cities: Shenzhen and Tianjin boost their back offices

A tale of two cities: Shenzhen and Tianjin boost their back offices

Tianjin and Shenzhen have recently become important back-office locations as foreign banks expand in China. Firms such as HSBC, Standard Chartered, RBS and DBS are recruiting more back-office…

China Career Update: The most sought-after front-office job functions in China are…

China Career Update: The most sought-after front-office job functions in China are…

Corporate finance Corporate finance recruitment is heating up in China as investment banks look to increase their headcount, say Gary Lai, associate director, banking commerce and finance, Robert…

The most sought-after front-office job functions in China are…

The most sought-after front-office job functions in China are…

Corporate finance Corporate finance recruitment is heating up in China as investment banks look to increase their headcount, say Gary Lai, associate director, banking commerce and finance, Robert…

Is ICBC creating a new type of Chinese banker?

Is ICBC creating a new type of Chinese banker?

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China's recent hiring of Deutsche Bank's top Asian executive Lee Zhang as its new vice president is a landmark appointment for a Chinese…

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