In another shake-up, Citi promotes Antonin Jullier to global head of equity sales

In another shake-up, Citi promotes Antonin Jullier to global head of equity sales

The shake-up within Citi’s equities team continues. It’s just promoted Antonin Jullier, formerly head of equity trading strategy, to lead its equities sales team. Jullier, who has been with Citi for over seven years having joined from Talaris Capital in 2008, has just been promoted to global head of equities sales, based in London. He was formerly the high-profile head […]

Wanted: More Women on Corporate Boards. Legal Experience Desired.

Wanted: More Women on Corporate Boards. Legal Experience Desired.

In recent years, there has been extensive discussion about the continued under-representation of women on corporate boards and the need to accelerate the glacial pace of progress for women in the boardroom. This article will examine the current statistics concerning women on boards; the myriad reasons why so few companies have truly gender-diverse boards; and the many salutary economic and […]

Top majors for getting an investment banking job on Wall Street

Top majors for getting an investment banking job on Wall Street

In theory, investment banks hire front office employees from a variety of disciplines. On-the-job training in the first few weeks is enough to get any aspiring investment banker up to speed on the technical aspects of the job. In reality, the fact that hundreds of undergraduates apply for every available role means that both experience and an understanding of finance […]

Les ruptures technologiques des métiers de la finance… vues par les financiers

Les ruptures technologiques des métiers de la finance… vues par les financiers

Dans le cadre des 8èmes Rencontres annuelles des professionnels des marchés de la dette et du change qui se déroulaient le 21 février à la CCI région Paris Ile-de-France s’est tenue une table ronde consacrée aux ruptures technologiques des métiers de la finance. A cette occasion, les intervenants ont présenté et commenté les résultats de l’enquête Ruptures technologiques et finance […]

The new leaders in fixed income and equities trading are the same as the old

The new leaders in fixed income and equities trading are the same as the old

Which are the top banks (by market share) in fixed income trading? Which are the top banks (by market share) in equities trading? After a varied end to 2016, has everything changed? No. The new top banks in equities and fixed income sales and trading are exactly the same as the old top banks in equities fixed income sales and […]

The hidden weakness inside Goldman Sachs?

The hidden weakness inside Goldman Sachs?

Everyone knows that SecuritiesDatabase is Goldman’s special strength. That the system, otherwise known as SecDB, which allows Goldman to price trades and assess risk for 2.8 million+ trading positions daily, is a huge source of competitive advantage and something other banks are trying to emulate. But what if SecDB’s strength – that it’s years ahead of rival systems – is […]

This investment bank expanding on Wall Street has just made another senior hire

This investment bank expanding on Wall Street has just made another senior hire

The U.S. is the promised land for investment banks seeking lucrative deals in the world’s biggest market, and European banks are continuing to build their teams to compete with the dominant local players. One of those banks is Rothschild, which has promised to spend €20m bulking up its U.S. operations by both opening an office in Chicago and hiring senior […]