Spike in M&A Activity Could Open Doors to Hiring

Spike in M&A Activity Could Open Doors to Hiring

Following a near five-year hiatus, robust M&A activity has returned in 2013, and with it the potential of hiring in an industry that has seen significant workforce reductions…

The best APAC bankers still bag big bonuses

The best APAC bankers still bag big bonuses

Bonus envy could be growing in Asia Pacific as elite bankers pull in big payments at the expense of the rest. The eFinancialCareers annual bonus survey suggests that…

Late Lunchtime Links: These are the jobs the European Union will kill in the City

Late Lunchtime Links: These are the jobs the European Union will kill in the City

If you work in financial services in the City of London and are determined to continue working here despite the notoriously poor weather, infrastructure and food, you may…

The suitcase banker is back in Dubai

The suitcase banker is back in Dubai

Private banks who flocked to Dubai in recent years are struggling to justify maintaining a significant presence on the ground and are shifting their Middle East business back…

Insurance Professionals Build Careers by Getting Their Samba on

Insurance Professionals Build Careers by Getting Their Samba on

Insurance firms are encouraging more senior executives based in the UK and US to move to Latin America and tap into the region’s growth opportunities. While technical staff…

Bank increases proprietary trading revenues 4,000% in a single year

Bank increases proprietary trading revenues 4,000% in a single year

At last, an investment bank that looks like a haven for the displaced proprietary traders: In 2012, the Brazilian bank BTG Pactual increased its proprietary trading revenues by…

Gleacher’s Hiring, But Do You Want the Job?

Gleacher’s Hiring, But Do You Want the Job?

Boutique investment bank Gleacher & Co. has 20 new openings in its credit-trading group, but beware: the jobs aren’t being created from growth. Nearly two dozen traders quit…

Credit Suisse Snags Goldman CTO Baldry

Credit Suisse Snags Goldman CTO Baldry

Credit Suisse has achieved a major coup by recruiting Goldman Sachs’ chief technology officer for fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) technology, Scot Baldry, to lead its investment…

In Japan you can criticize your boss, but only at the bar

In Japan you can criticize your boss, but only at the bar

Threadneedle Investments plans to hire analysts and fund managers in Asia this year, said Andrew Chan, chief administration officer for Singapore and head of product and business development…

Fears that investment banking bonus pool has been halved at UBS

Fears that investment banking bonus pool has been halved at UBS

Despite releasing some detailed information about this year's remuneration policy over two weeks ago, UBS has yet to tell its investment bankers the size of their bonuses. The…

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