Post Tagged with: "Morgan Stanley"

The 2017 pre-bonus job cuts have begun and they’re happening here. Why firms reject you unfairly
by / on 09/01/2017 at 12:00 / in The Review

The 2017 pre-bonus job cuts have begun and they’re happening here. Why firms reject you unfairly

When banks announced bonuses at Christmas, any extra staff were dismissed in December. Now that bonuses are announced in January, surplus staff are dismissed early in the New Year. Now is the time when the pink slips fly. Last week, Morgan Stanley became the first bank to pull the trigger on 2017 pre-bonus layoffs. Bloomberg reports that the U.S. bank […]

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M&A : les 10 banques où vous devriez postuler en 2017
by / on 05/01/2017 at 10:00 / in Économie

M&A : les 10 banques où vous devriez postuler en 2017

Le début d’année est la période de publication des fameuses league tables qui classent les banques conseils qui sont intervenues dans des opérations de fusions acquisitions. Ce qui a le mérite de voir d’un coup d’œil quelles sont les banques qui ont été les plus actives sur l’année écoulée et sont donc susceptibles d’étoffer leurs équipes (analyse, origination, exécution). En […]

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Morgan Stanley’s hottest young trader has now moved to fintech
by / on 03/01/2017 at 14:30 / in The Review

Morgan Stanley’s hottest young trader has now moved to fintech

In the world of ‘juniorisation’ of the trading floor, it’s the under-30s in investment banks who hold all the power. But what if, despite all the rapid promotions and increased responsibility, they decide to leave anyway? So it is with Jonathan Birnbaum at Morgan Stanley. Birnbaum was named last year in Forbes’ 30 under 30 in finance. At 29, he […]

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Is Morgan Stanley excluded from the FICC party? Why the office dress code is dead
by / on 16/12/2016 at 00:45 / in The Review

Is Morgan Stanley excluded from the FICC party? Why the office dress code is dead

Is Morgan Stanley on track for strong a fourth-quarter – at least as strong as other Wall Street banks have been predicting for themselves? It seems like a simple question but the answer is, well, complicated. Historically, the bank’s strongest trading business is equities — it doubled down on stock trading while cutting back on its fixed income, currencies and […]

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Meet the Morgan Stanley MD who invented the C++ programming language
by / on 08/12/2016 at 11:00 / in The Review

Meet the Morgan Stanley MD who invented the C++ programming language

Bjarne Stroustrup is a New York-based managing director in the technology division of Morgan Stanley and an elected member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering who teaches a computer science course at Columbia University. His main claim to fame is being the inventor – or the “original developer,” in his words – of the programming language C++ and author […]

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Morgan Stanley MD switches to buy-side after nearly a year out
by / on 29/11/2016 at 09:00 / in The Review

Morgan Stanley MD switches to buy-side after nearly a year out

Anthony O’Brien, the former co-head of European interest rate strategy at Morgan Stanley, who left the bank last December after it cut 25% of its fixed income headcount, has just resurfaced in a role on the buy-side.  O’Brien has been out of the market for all of 2016, after leaving his senior role at Morgan Stanley at the end of […]

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Le graphique qui montre que vous devriez opter pour une banque française pour devenir trader…
by / on 05/11/2016 at 20:00 / in Entreprise

Le graphique qui montre que vous devriez opter pour une banque française pour devenir trader…

Vous êtes un trader fixed income ? Foncez vers Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs ou J.P. Morgan. Juste après, postulez chez SocGen ou BNP Paribas. A présent que les résultats de la plupart des grandes banques pour le troisième trimestre sont connus, il ressort que les banques françaises ont plutôt bien performé dans le trading fixed income. Parmi les banques européennes, elles […]

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Meet 15 analysts starting at Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley in 2017
by / on 06/10/2016 at 17:30 / in The Review

Meet 15 analysts starting at Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley in 2017

Are you an ‘incoming analyst’, sitting pretty in the knowledge that you already have an investment banking job secured for 2017? If not, the clock is ticking until the banks close their programmes to applications, but – more importantly – you will be in the small minority who didn’t come through the summer internship programme. By now banks have extended offers […]

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2016 pay for analysts, associates, VPs in IBD in London, by bank
by / on 16/09/2016 at 12:05 / in The Review

2016 pay for analysts, associates, VPs in IBD in London, by bank

The average UK financial services bonus last year was £13.4k. Sounds good? Not if you’re a 25 year-old working in M&A or capital markets for a major bank in London. In this case, you’ll already be expecting a bonus of £30k+ ($40k+). So says the new salary and bonus survey from London recruitment firm Dartmouth Partners. If Dartmouth’s right, then during the first ten […]

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How investment banks fell out of love with MBAs
by / on 12/09/2016 at 10:15 / in The Review

How investment banks fell out of love with MBAs

MBA students have fallen out of love with investment banks and the feeling is mutual. The expensive qualification that formerly offered an option for beginning a banking career after a stint in another industry, is increasingly being eschewed by banks. Banks don’t want to hire MBAs: they want to hold onto the juniors they hired at graduate level instead. The […]

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