How to get into banking with no experience, by an ex-analyst at Morgan Stanley

How to get into banking with no experience, by an ex-analyst at Morgan Stanley

Many students want to break into investment banking, but have no finance experience and come from non-target schools. They often ask, “How do I get a finance job when they all require prior experience – which I don’t have?” It’s a chicken-or-egg issue, and students in this situation are often unable to stand out and land stellar jobs. To get […]

Voici les 10 erreurs à éviter en entretien d’embauche…

Voici les 10 erreurs à éviter en entretien d’embauche…

Pour un certain nombre de financiers, l’une des bonnes résolutions 2018 sera de changer d’emploi. Et qui dit recherche d’emploi dit entretien d’embauche. A ce sujet, le cabinet de recrutement Robert Half dévoile les 10 erreurs à ne surtout pas commettre si l’on souhaite décrocher le job. « Il n’y a pas de secret pour réussir un entretien d’embauche, la clé […]

Where the worst Wall Street bonuses will be this year

Where the worst Wall Street bonuses will be this year

While most banks haven’t yet announced their 2017 bonus payouts or fourth-quarter results, those announcements are coming soon to Wall Street. Some bankers are looking forward to cashing what they assume will be a hefty check, while others are filled with trepidation, interpreting the tea leaves to mean that they are in for a major disappointment. Based on what we […]

You’re in the wrong Wall Street job. Here’s what to do about it

You’re in the wrong Wall Street job. Here’s what to do about it

If you’re miserable in your current job, don’t assume you’re stuck. The robots may be coming for you, or your business area may be in structural decline, but there is hope – follow these steps to land a better Wall Street job. 1. Get a feel for the market You shouldn’t blindly quit your job if there are no opportunities […]

Les banques d’investissement où le rythme de travail est le plus intense…

Les banques d’investissement où le rythme de travail est le plus intense…

Aujourd’hui, combien d’heures allez-vous vraiment travailler en banque d’investissement ? Après maintes initiatives visant à alléger les horaires de travail, est-il vrai que les emplois bancaires n’ont rien à envier aux Big Four en termes d’heures travaillées ? Pas exactement. Le site américain Wall Street Oasis spécialisé sur le secteur bancaire a actualisé ses chiffres concernant les horaires moyens de travail par […]

Why investment bankers cry in the work washrooms

Why investment bankers cry in the work washrooms

Bankers love to cry. Go check out the men’s room stalls and you’ll see what I mean. They’re in there. I’m not one to talk. I’ve cried too. What brings this on? I’ve worked in banking 18 years. Here’s when I’ve seen grown men break down into tears. Got fired Lets start with the obvious ones. This is has got […]

Rokos Capital Management hired a top technologist from Barclays

Rokos Capital Management hired a top technologist from Barclays

Former Brevan Howard star trader Chris Rokos’ $6.8 billion hedge fund has roped in yet another senior executive from Barclays, continuing its hiring spree in London as it expands its UK operations. Dan Azzopardi, a former director at Barclays Capital, joined Rokos Capital Management as the chief technology officer (CTO) in December. Azzopardi comes with 17 years of experience. Alongside […]