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Citi analyst confirms the best route into private equity in 2017
by / on 24/09/2017 at 06:00 / in The Review

Citi analyst confirms the best route into private equity in 2017

If you’re looking for a path into a London private equity job in 2017, there is one track that has been very well beaten: the heavily-stomped route into the private equity arms of Canadian pension funds. Based upon our own observations, three large Canadian pension funds (the Canadian Pension Plan, PSP Investments – the private debt fund of Canada’s Public […]

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Combien les nouveaux analysts en banque dépensent pour leurs costumes…
by / on 04/09/2017 at 14:00 / in Management

Combien les nouveaux analysts en banque dépensent pour leurs costumes…

Si vous êtes un analyst en première année dans une banque d’investissement, combien devez-vous dépenser pour vous habiller ? Si vous devez définitivement bannir le costume que votre mère vous a acheté sur eBay, avez-vous vraiment besoin d’aller dilapider votre argent chez Hugo Boss ? Vous pourriez penser que cela dépend à la fois de l’endroit et du type de division où vous travaillez. Après […]

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Berenberg has nabbed this top financials analyst from Goldman Sachs
by / on 03/09/2017 at 02:00 / in The Review

Berenberg has nabbed this top financials analyst from Goldman Sachs

Berenberg is busy hiring analysts from larger investment banks, taking advantage of their retreat from equity research as MiFID II looms. Its most recent recruit is Chris Turner, Goldman Sachs’ lead analyst for asset management and exchanges. Sources say Turner, an executive director in equity research at Goldman who built out the coverage of its diversified financial stocks – mainly […]

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Banks inch towards Big Brother. The Goldman Sachs odd couple
by / on 30/08/2017 at 13:00 / in The Review

Banks inch towards Big Brother. The Goldman Sachs odd couple

Call it efficiency, cost-cutting or a gradual shift towards the nanny state in investment banks, but more institutions are using devices to keep tabs on their employees. Matthew Westerman, the head of HSBC’s global banking division reportedly introduced a system last year that tracks how its bankers use their time and how many deals they bring in. Barclays has installed heat […]

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Voici la première certification fintech soutenue par la profession bancaire…
by / on 23/08/2017 at 13:00 / in Économie

Voici la première certification fintech soutenue par la profession bancaire…

La CPNE (Commission Paritaire Nationale de l’Emploi) de la Banque, qui rassemble les patrons et les syndicats de la banque, a décidé le 15 juin dernier de parrainer la formation fintech Wake Up dédiée aux executives de la finance, à l’inventaire des certifications. Suite à cette décision, la CNCP (Commission Nationale de la Certification Professionnelle) a également accepté, le 7 […]

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Ce managing director de Goldman rejoint un fonds géré depuis les tropiques
by / on 28/07/2017 at 08:00 / in Entreprise

Ce managing director de Goldman rejoint un fonds géré depuis les tropiques

Will Morgan, managing director Equity Research chez Goldman Sachs, vient de quitter la banque d’investissement américaine pour un fonds de taille beaucoup plus modeste, sous la direction de Terry Smith, star du fund management. Voilà sans doute un nouveau signe que les analysts seniors se détournent de plus en plus des grandes banques au profit du buy-side. A l’origine de […]

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This former prop trader reinvented himself in fintech after his start-up failed
by / on 17/07/2017 at 12:00 / in The Review

This former prop trader reinvented himself in fintech after his start-up failed

Charles Poliacof took a rather circuitous route to his current role as the chief revenue officer at Visible Alpha, a fintech firm that provides data analytics and a research distribution network connecting the buy side and the sell side. His career suffered a serious setback, but he was able to reinvent himself, like many Wall Street traders and fintech entrepreneurs […]

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Diary of a banking intern: “It all kicks off after 6pm”
by / on 13/07/2017 at 11:00 / in The Review

Diary of a banking intern: “It all kicks off after 6pm”

Investment banks give you a little bit of time to bed into your internship, but by the second week it’s clear what you’re in for. I haven’t left the office before 2am. Last week, I was out enjoying the (rare) London sunshine every day around 5.30pm, and the time I did spend in the office beyond this point was spent […]

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Cette société de gestion d’actifs qui confie les rênes de sa nouvelle division private equity à… un ex-ministre
by / on 10/07/2017 at 15:30 / in Économie

Cette société de gestion d’actifs qui confie les rênes de sa nouvelle division private equity à… un ex-ministre

Mirabaud Asset Management étoffe sa gamme dans un secteur porteur : l’activité de Private Equity. Pour ce faire, elle a confié la mise en œuvre de cette stratégie qui sera pilotée depuis Paris à… Renaud Dutreil, l’ancien ministre des PME du gouvernement français et ancien président de LVMH North America. Celui-ci devient… Head of Private Equity de la nouvelle division et sera […]

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This top BAML DCM banker has just turned up at a new fintech firm
by / on 03/07/2017 at 11:00 / in The Review

This top BAML DCM banker has just turned up at a new fintech firm

In March, Laurent Guyot was one of a trio of senior debt capital markets investment bankers to leave Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Guyot, who headed up the bank’s DCM financial institutions coverage for Benelux, France and Switzerland from London, was thought to be taking time out from banking. Instead, he’s emerged at the helm of a new technology firm. […]

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