M&A headcounts to shoot up as every bank from Goldman to RBS looks to recruit

M&A headcounts to shoot up as every bank from Goldman to RBS looks to recruit

The recent M&A rebound is expected to strengthen significantly this year, with global deals on track to rise 36 per cent to $3.04trn, according to a report by…

What investment banking job titles really mean

What investment banking job titles really mean

If you already work in banking, you're probably fully cognisant with what it means to be an MD, analyst or associate. However, just in case you're not and…

Let’s get physical: Commodities growth will generate jobs this year

Let’s get physical: Commodities growth will generate jobs this year

As Asian countries attempt to deal with climbing commodities costs this year, banks in Singapore continue their search for commodities traders. "Asia is asserting its place of importance…

Turnover rates are sky high in China as banks lose retention battle, says survey

Turnover rates are sky high in China as banks lose retention battle, says survey

The percentage of banks that are currently losing managerial employees is almost double the average for all sectors in China, according to the recent Antal Global Snapshot, a…

Calling all Singapore-based candidates: Share your job-seeking experiences by writing columns for eFC

Calling all Singapore-based candidates: Share your job-seeking experiences by writing columns for eFC

eFinancialCareers.sg is calling on you, the candidate, to tell us (and your fellow readers) what it's really like in the Singaporean employment market. Never mind what recruiters and…

Guest Comment: Warning! If your CV’s in the wrong order, it could cripple your candidacy

Guest Comment: Warning! If your CV’s in the wrong order, it could cripple your candidacy

A CV is a presentation instrument, or more aptly a marketing tool. You have at most 30 seconds to impress whoever gives it a first glance. You want…

Three more terrific jobs for the new year

Three more terrific jobs for the new year

Here are some more sought-after job sectors, to follow up on last week's report. Relationship managers, private banking As the status of Singapore as South East Asia's key…

Getting your perfect position in 2011: Where we see the opportunities

Getting your perfect position in 2011: Where we see the opportunities

Happy new year from eFinancialCareers. We thought you'd like to hear about some of the job functions where hiring is expected to be particularly hot. We'll be publishing…

Business psychologists’ tips for securing a pay rise without switching jobs

Business psychologists’ tips for securing a pay rise without switching jobs

Six months ago, if you were feeling slightly morose about your pay packet, the solution was rather simple - get a new job offer. After all, there were…

Most expats face an uphill struggle finding a banking post in Japan

Most expats face an uphill struggle finding a banking post in Japan

Fancy a career move to Japan, but don't have any Japan experience on your resume? Don't know a sayonara from a konnichiwa? What then are the chances of…

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