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How COO became the best job in banks’ markets businesses
by / on 17/11/2017 at 11:00 / in The Review

How COO became the best job in banks’ markets businesses

If you wanted the top job in an investment bank’s markets business in the past, you worked your way up in either sales or in trading. Nowadays, you might want to take the operational route instead. As banks shake up their sales and trading businesses to take account of MiFID II and other regulatory initiatives, chief operating officers (COOs) of […]

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Inside the new hottest investment banking jobs in the U.S.
by / on 15/11/2017 at 19:00 / in The Review

Inside the new hottest investment banking jobs in the U.S.

Bulge bracket investment banks are ramping up in unlikely destinations across the U.S. Away from their traditional Wall Street homes, deal-makers are moving to the likes of Atlanta, Dallas, Seattle and Toronto to capitalise on a growing revenue stream of middle market business. To varying degrees, Wells Fargo Securities, Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan and Bank of America Merrill Lynch are all […]

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What to do now if you want a new job when your bonus lands
by / on 09/11/2017 at 11:00 / in The Review

What to do now if you want a new job when your bonus lands

Don’t assume because few people move jobs at the end of the year that now is the time to sit pretty where you are. In fact, the tail end of 2017 is the perfect time to start looking for a new role, particularly if you want to leave shortly after the bonus check hits in January or February. “Historically, on […]

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Inside Singapore’s new 4,000-jobs-a-year financial hiring boom
by / on 01/11/2017 at 11:30 / in The Review

Inside Singapore’s new 4,000-jobs-a-year financial hiring boom

The Singapore government’s new target of adding 4,000 extra financial services jobs a year until 2020 is achievable if talent shortages – particularly in the technology sector – can be overcome, say industry experts. Earlier this week the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) unveiled a new Industry Transformation Map (ITM) for the finance sector, aimed at boosting productivity and creating […]

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Voici les premiers impacts de la blockchain sur votre job en finance, secteur par secteur…
by / on 01/11/2017 at 10:00 / in Économie

Voici les premiers impacts de la blockchain sur votre job en finance, secteur par secteur…

Dans le cadre de ses travaux visant à renforcer l’attractivité du cadre réglementaire français, l’organisation en charge de développer et promouvoir au plan international la Place financière de Paris et, d’une manière générale, l’industrie financière française, vient de publier un livre blanc de plus de… 100 pages ! Intitulé « Les impacts des réseaux distribués et de la technologie blockchain […]

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Forget grad jobs. Investment banks in Singapore are hiring ‘experienced’ analysts and associates
by / on 30/10/2017 at 11:00 / in The Review

Forget grad jobs. Investment banks in Singapore are hiring ‘experienced’ analysts and associates

Graduate recruitment season is in full swing at investment banks in Singapore. Most application deadlines for analyst and management associate training programmes have passed and students are now being interviewed. But even as investment banks in the Republic recruit a fresh crop of graduates and MBAs straight out of university, they are also increasing their poaching of people just above those levels […]

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13 ways you can blitz a job interview in Asian private banking
by / on 24/10/2017 at 12:00 / in The Review

13 ways you can blitz a job interview in Asian private banking

Private bankers are in high demand in Asia, where millionaire and billionaire wealth is surging. But relationship managers in Singapore and Hong Kong still face a gruelling interview process in a sector where it’s difficult to change jobs without your clients supporting the move. Here’s how to make it through a private banking job interview. 1. Prepare your business plan first During […]

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How to get a graduate risk management job in Singapore or Hong Kong
by / on 23/10/2017 at 12:05 / in The Review

How to get a graduate risk management job in Singapore or Hong Kong

The employment market for experienced risk management professionals in Singapore and Hong Kong remains comparatively buoyant. But for graduates, clinching a junior risk job is far from straightforward. “Risk has historically been challenging to get into due to its highly technical requirements, although banks in Asia are now becoming slightly more willing to take on entry-level candidates,” says Lynne Roeder, […]

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Did it just become A LOT easier to get a job at Goldman Sachs?
by / on 19/10/2017 at 10:45 / in The Review

Did it just become A LOT easier to get a job at Goldman Sachs?

It’s not easy to get a job at Goldman Sachs. In the bank’s annual shareholder letter, CEO Lloyd Blankfeinregularly boasts about the hundreds of thousands of students who apply and the tiny minority who actually get accepted (the ratio was 130,000: 5,000 in 2016). But what if you don’t have to try your luck on Goldman’s graduate recruitment merry-go-round? What […]

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The investment banking cover letter that will get you a job
by / on 18/10/2017 at 10:00 / in The Review

The investment banking cover letter that will get you a job

Do you really need to write a cover letter when you’re applying for a job in an investment bank? These days, it’s surely all about the skills in your CV – who’s got the time to read that extra blurb saying how perfect you are for the role? Not recruiters working with experienced hires. Most of the banking recruiters we […]

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