Tag: Princelings

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…

Daily Dispatches – Offshoring Singapore finance jobs knocks jobs sentiment

Daily Dispatches – Offshoring Singapore finance jobs knocks jobs sentiment

Singapore's finance workers are feeling increasingly insecure about their jobs as financial services firms move to offshore certain job functions to lower cost centres such as India and…

Daily Dispatches –  Chinese ‘princelings’ claim a fresh scalp

Daily Dispatches – Chinese ‘princelings’ claim a fresh scalp

US officials have now turned the spotlight on Morgan Stanley for its hiring practices in China, according to an exclusive on Reuters. The bank joins JPMorgan in the…

Citi MD: “AI and robotics can create an opportunity for new, more innovative jobs in banks”

Citi MD: “AI and robotics can create an opportunity for new, more innovative jobs in banks”

Citi’s Sanjeev Behl believes new technology and digitisation have the power to create more interesting banking jobs in the future. 

Daily Dispatches – Singapore’s commodity exchange gets shot in the arm from ICE deal

Daily Dispatches – Singapore’s commodity exchange gets shot in the arm from ICE deal

IntercontinentalExchange Group, the NYSE-listed exchanges and clearing houses business, has bought Singapore Mercantile Exchange for $150 million cash. Singapore's Business Times says the move could prese

Where banks go when they want to hire someone inexperienced on $900k a year

Where banks go when they want to hire someone inexperienced on $900k a year

When in China, banks like to hire the sons and daughters of government officials. The issue first surfaced earlier this summer when it became apparent that JPMorgan had…

Daily Dispatches – 99% of Singapore workers expecting a pay rise

Daily Dispatches – 99% of Singapore workers expecting a pay rise

Singapore's Business Times reports that 99% of Singapore workers expect a pay rise in 2014, even though many are not sure about how strong the economy will be.…