Wall Street bonuses tumble by 38% in the front office

Wall Street bonuses tumble by 38% in the front office

Investment banks may be keeping total bonus pools relatively stable this year, but certain front office staff are feeling the pain, with average bonuses down by a whopping…

Most City bankers who left jobs in the past year haven’t resurfaced

Most City bankers who left jobs in the past year haven’t resurfaced

It's become a cliché, but if you work in banking and are dissatisfied with the state of your bonus feel thankful that you have a job. An examination of the…

Barclays Hiring Talent in Wealth Management Push

Barclays Hiring Talent in Wealth Management Push

While making substantial cuts in other areas, Barclays is quietly adding to its wealth management business, with a particular focus on recruiting investment representatives in the U.S. and…

Life is good, but boring, for hedge fund managers in Zug

Life is good, but boring, for hedge fund managers in Zug

Moving from the bright lights of London, New York or Hong Kong to a more provincial financial centre like Zurich may be something of a culture shock to…

Late Lunchtime Links: Hot sector as BNP Paribas says it’s hiring 50 people in the UK, Wells Fargo says it’s expanding

Late Lunchtime Links: Hot sector as BNP Paribas says it’s hiring 50 people in the UK, Wells Fargo says it’s expanding

At last: a sector in which banks are bullish and promising to hire tens of people in the UK. Unfortunately, it's not core investment banking - it's real…

Post bonuses, Fixed Income Traders Depart Goldman, Barclays, JPMorgan

Post bonuses, Fixed Income Traders Depart Goldman, Barclays, JPMorgan

While equity traders are leaving investment banks as business slumps, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Barclays are losing senior fixed income staff, according to headhunters Headhunters said that…

Rookie Senator Has Wall Streeters Shaking in their Boots

Rookie Senator Has Wall Streeters Shaking in their Boots

Remember the first time you saw Jaws, spending half the movie in anticipation, waiting to see the face of the destructor? That’s likely how bankers felt the last…

Working at a Small Hedge Fund Can Make You Rich – or Put You Under

Working at a Small Hedge Fund Can Make You Rich – or Put You Under

Making it to the hallowed position of partner, or member, at a small hedge fund can be extremely lucrative. But with more such funds going under, portfolio managers…

Eight Hot Hires in Global Financial Services This Year

Eight Hot Hires in Global Financial Services This Year

Major appointments in financial services are typically few and far between in January and early February as bankers hang out for their bonuses. But there are some brave exceptions.…

BNP Paribas wants MBA grads and Big Four accountants for Asian jobs

BNP Paribas wants MBA grads and Big Four accountants for Asian jobs

If you’re an MBA graduate or work at a Big Four accounting firm, BNP Paribas in Asia could be the bank to apply to. As reported yesterday, the…

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