Company: Marshall Wace

Moneybags in Mayfair: Meet the best paying hedge funds in the UK

Moneybags in Mayfair: Meet the best paying hedge funds in the UK

If you make it to the upper echelons of a hedge fund the potential rewards can be great. Portfolio managers and ‘idea generating’ researchers can earn millions –…

Rock and roll bankers: Quitting finance for a life on the road

Rock and roll bankers: Quitting finance for a life on the road

At the height of the financial crisis, while many of his former colleagues were attempting to survive numerous redundancy announcements and huge industry change, former Credit Suisse vice…

Hedge fund Marshall Wace ramps up partner pay to £83.6m

Hedge fund Marshall Wace ramps up partner pay to £83.6m

Nice work if you can get it – Marshall Wace, the $10.76bn hedge fund, shared £83.6m between its 15 members this year after a surge in profits on…

I was an engineer; now I train the new generation of Singapore accountants

I was an engineer; now I train the new generation of Singapore accountants

I started my career as an engineer. Now I'm a senior accountant. Here's how I did it.

The new skills you’ll need to get hired as a hedge fund trader

The new skills you’ll need to get hired as a hedge fund trader

Hedge funds will always be on the prowl for competitive, aggressive alpha seekers, but traders who want to thrive in tomorrow’s marketplace must also learn to both embrace…

When bankers’ children grow dreadlocks, become musicians or artists

When bankers’ children grow dreadlocks, become musicians or artists

When “Country” Winston Marshall, the 24-year-old banjo player from the English folk rock band Mumford & Sons, collected the British Group Prize at last week’s Brit Awards, there…

Picky Hedge Funds Scour Campuses for Graduates

Picky Hedge Funds Scour Campuses for Graduates

Hedge funds' popularity with graduates is on the up, as the allure of investment banking starts to fade. However, while the large banks hire thousands of graduates every…

Downton Abbey Envy Alive and Well at Banker Country Homes

Downton Abbey Envy Alive and Well at Banker Country Homes

As it's only January and Deutsche Bank is already predicting thousands more banker investment redundancies in 2013, we'd like to draw your attention to a few impressive financial…

What can be deduced from the weird middle names of many investment bankers and hedge fund managers

What can be deduced from the weird middle names of many investment bankers and hedge fund managers

Justin Welby, the new British Archbishop of Canterbury, has a secret. His middle name is: Portal. This does not indicate that Welby is linked to a different universe.…

The real rate of re-employment if you lose your job in investment banking

The real rate of re-employment if you lose your job in investment banking

The likelihood of losing your job in an investment bank is almost always high. Now it may be higher than it's ever been. If you lose your banking job…

Want to work for Moelis & Co? Want to work for Winton Capital Management? This is how much you’ll earn

Want to work for Moelis & Co? Want to work for Winton Capital Management? This is how much you’ll earn

If you lose your job from an investment bank, in either corporate finance/M&A and sales/trading, your preferred course of action will probably be to seek a replacement in…

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