Post Tagged with: "Salary"

Women in tech share painful stories about getting paid less than the guy working next to them
by / on 10/04/2018 at 09:00 / in The Review

Women in tech share painful stories about getting paid less than the guy working next to them

Tuesday is Equal Pay Day and it’s traditional to wear red to work in solidarity. Tech companies, for all their hand-wringing about attracting more women to the industry, still don’t pay women equally to men, new research finds. A documentary called Chasing Grace by a former Linux Foundation exec is sharing women’s stories about discovering they were getting paid less. […]

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This is how much Facebook actually pays its people in London
by / on 19/12/2017 at 13:05 / in The Review

This is how much Facebook actually pays its people in London

Thinking of leaving an investment bank to work for Facebook? If you’re in London, you’re in luck. Facebook recently announced plans to hire 800 new people for its U.K. headquarters in London’s West End. If you’re a tech person in banking, you might get a pay rise. If you’re a banker and you go to Facebook, you’ll probably get a […]

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When £250k is not enough for high-earning bankers. The power of banky thoughts
by / on 13/12/2017 at 11:15 / in The Review

When £250k is not enough for high-earning bankers. The power of banky thoughts

Few people in the UK would lose much sleep about the financial woes of an investment banker hauling in £150k ($200k) a year. The average salary in London is, after all, just £34.5k and financial services pays more than pretty much every other sector. But bankers are subject the the same inflationary pressures as everyone else, and while their pay packets […]

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Here’s how much you get paid at Blackstone (a lot)
by / on 20/10/2017 at 10:00 / in The Review

Here’s how much you get paid at Blackstone (a lot)

If you work for Blackstone this year, you’re going to get paid a lot. Not just a small lot like Goldman Sachs, but a big lot – a huge lot – a lot that’s a lot more than last year. Blackstone just reported its third quarter results. Thanks to big gains in its real estate portfolio and asset sales they were very […]

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This is how much you’ll really earn working for Boston Consulting Group
by / on 09/10/2017 at 23:00 / in The Review

This is how much you’ll really earn working for Boston Consulting Group

If you’re working 80 hour weeks in the investment banking division (IBD) of a major U.S. bank, chances are that you’ve toyed with moving into a consulting firm instead. After all, consultants are generally held to offer a better lifestyle than banks. When we spoke to various junior bankers who’d moved to the so-called MBB consulting firms of McKinsey & […]

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This is how much you should earn as an investment banker in your 20s, 30s and 40s
by / on 02/05/2017 at 17:00 / in The Review

This is how much you should earn as an investment banker in your 20s, 30s and 40s

Former bankers who’ve left the industry have taken to issuing warnings to 20-something students who are thinking of joining. Banking is boring, they say. The learning curve is steeper elsewhere. The jobs are all disappearing as the things banks used to do fragment and are taken over by technology firms.  You can do better deeds as a socially-minded entrepreneur. You can […]

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Here’s what your risk salary and bonus should be in Hong Kong
by / on 02/06/2016 at 09:19 / in The Review

Here’s what your risk salary and bonus should be in Hong Kong

More risk management jobs are opening up in Hong Kong as banks hire staff to tackle a growing range of risks and an ever-changing regulatory burden. As a result, risk professionals in the city are often able to move banks with comparative ease – and pick up large pay rises. But if you work in the function, how do you know […]

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This is what your private banking salary and bonus should be in Hong Kong
by / on 27/11/2015 at 14:12 / in The Review

This is what your private banking salary and bonus should be in Hong Kong

As a range of private banks in Hong Kong – from UBS to Vontobel – compete to bolster their headcounts, it’s becoming increasingly important for relationship managers (RMs) to know how their compensation compares to the sector average. If you’re wondering whether your current private banking salary in Hong Kong is above or below par, or if you’re venturing out into the […]

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