Post Tagged with: "Goldman Sachs"

J.P. Morgan and Goldman Sachs are adding algo-trading VPs
by / on 09/08/2018 at 13:30 / in The Review

J.P. Morgan and Goldman Sachs are adding algo-trading VPs

Structurers aside, one type of finance professional is particularly popular this year: the systematic or algorithmic (algo) trader. Whether it’s to work on the central risk book or creating algos for customer trades, banks are busy looking for algo trading talent. Both Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan have recently added vice president (VP) level talent in the area. Goldman Sachs hired Tim Rohkemper from […]

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Capturing Emerging Dimensions of Risk and Return
by / on 02/08/2018 at 15:00 / in The Review

Capturing Emerging Dimensions of Risk and Return

As head of Goldman Sachs Securities Division’s Americas Equity Structuring Group, Stacy Selig and her team apply a mix of quantitative, technical and problem-solving skills to create solutions for investors when there’s no readily available product on the market. We sat down with Stacy who explained how changes in market structure continue to drive demand for structured products and equity derivatives — […]

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Reading Recession Risk in the US Yield Curve by Goldman Sachs
by / on 17/07/2018 at 11:00 / in The Review

Reading Recession Risk in the US Yield Curve by Goldman Sachs

The difference in yield on longer- vs. shorter-dated Treasury bonds has flattened to razor-thin levels, fueling concerns that it could soon veer into negative territory. While this phenomenon — known as yield curve “inversion” — historically has predicted recession, its signaling power looks weaker this cycle in the eyes of Goldman Sachs’ Chief Economist Jan Hatzius and Chief Markets Economist Charlie Himmelberg. GS Research’s Marina […]

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Leveraging Technology to Expand Opportunities for Female Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs
by / on 10/07/2018 at 12:00 / in The Review

Leveraging Technology to Expand Opportunities for Female Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs

Research shows that investing in female entrepreneurs can have powerful multiplier effects as women tend to reinvest the majority of their incomes back into their families and communities — further developing their economies, society and boosting GDP growth. We sat down with John F.W. Rogers, Chairman of the Goldman Sachs Foundation, who explained how recent changes to the firm’s 10,000 Women program represent […]

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Leveling the Playing Field for Female Investors by Goldman Sachs
by / on 27/06/2018 at 15:00 / in The Review

Leveling the Playing Field for Female Investors by Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs announced the creation of Launch With GS, a $500 million investment in both companies founded, owned or led by women, and women private equity managers, including those starting their first funds. The latter component will be led by Suzanne Gauron, managing director in the firm’s Alternative Investments and Manager Selection (AIMS) business. She explains why Launch With GS is tackling diversity in the investor […]

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Why ‘Liquidity is the New Leverage’ by Goldman Sachs
by / on 19/06/2018 at 10:00 / in The Review

Why ‘Liquidity is the New Leverage’ by Goldman Sachs

From post-crisis flash crashes to illiquid bond trading, markets have become familiar with a pattern: Liquidity seems to evaporate as volatility rises, leading to price moves arguably excessive relative to any fundamental catalyst. Whether shifts in market structure and investing strategies are to blame is Top of Mind. GS’ Chief Markets Economist Charlie Himmelberg thinks yes, and argues the rise of high-frequency […]

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European Banks, M&A and Politics by Goldman Sachs
by / on 12/06/2018 at 11:00 / in The Review

European Banks, M&A and Politics by Goldman Sachs

Changing regulation, consolidation and European populism were talking points for over 800 investors, bank executives, regulators and policymakers who attended the 22nd Annual European Financials Conference, Goldman Sachs’ longest-running event in Europe, last week in Frankfurt. Goldman Sachs Research’s Jernej Omahen discusses the outlook for consolidation amid an increase in political uncertainty. Jernej, from your perspective covering European financial services for Goldman […]

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Rising US-China Concerns: What’s at Stake
by / on 05/06/2018 at 11:00 / in The Review

Rising US-China Concerns: What’s at Stake

The US-China trade relationship is about more than just trade. While the proposed tariffs on China’s exports into the US represent an effort to correct the trade imbalance between the two countries, the investment relationship between the two countries is just as important, says Faryar Shirzad, global co-head of the Office of Government Affairs at Goldman Sachs. Bilateral investment, particularly […]

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Talks at GS: General Motors CEO Mary Barra on Crisis, Culture and the Future of Cars
by / on 30/05/2018 at 10:00 / in The Review

Talks at GS: General Motors CEO Mary Barra on Crisis, Culture and the Future of Cars

Mary Barra has reshaped the culture of General Motors since becoming chairman and CEO in 2014, starting with her direct approach to the company’s massive ignition switch recall that year, and followed by sweeping changes in product development and technology that have made GM a leader in automotive innovation. “We don’t have a right to exist,” she told Goldman Sachs Chairman and […]

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Comment Goldman Sachs a gagné 200 millions en quelques heures en misant sur l’indice de la peur
by / on 28/05/2018 at 17:00 / in Entreprise

Comment Goldman Sachs a gagné 200 millions en quelques heures en misant sur l’indice de la peur

En pleine panique boursière, Goldman Sachs a réussi à engranger 200 millions de dollars de gains en une séance ! Encore une fois, Goldman Sachs a eu le nez creux. Le géant américain de la finance à la réputation sulfureuse – il a très souvent été accusé d’avoir joué un rôle dans la crise des subprime et la crise grecque – a […]

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