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Why senior bankers won’t help you out. How to change their minds
by / on 11/09/2017 at 12:30 / in The Review

Why senior bankers won’t help you out. How to change their minds

If you’re a student or junior banker who’s trying to make it on Wall Street, you need a mentor. Believe me: in my 17 years on Wall Street, I’ve come to truly appreciate what a powerful tool a mentor can be. A less experienced banker stands to gain a lot from absorbing the wisdom of a Wall Street veteran. I […]

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These five senior bankers have just made the switch into fintech
by / on 07/11/2016 at 23:00 / in The Review

These five senior bankers have just made the switch into fintech

In case you’re wondering if the whole moving from investment banking to fintech trend is a bit 2015, it’s worth noting that senior bankers are still leaving the industry to pursue their start-up ambitions. Some are even doing so in London, despite suggestions that the City’s future as a fintech hub is threatened by Brexit. These are senior financiers to […]

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Nomura is hiring in the U.S. again – but senior bankers are still leaving
by / on 19/09/2016 at 09:00 / in The Review

Nomura is hiring in the U.S. again – but senior bankers are still leaving

More senior leveraged finance professionals have left Nomura as it continues to shake-up its Wall Street operations. Christina Park, a managing director in acquisition leveraged finance who only joined Nomura in August 2015, left in July and has just been hired by RBC Capital Markets in a similar role. Meanwhile, Mark Liggitt, also a managing director in leveraged finance at […]

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Senior bankers in London have this big problem
by / on 15/04/2016 at 11:29 / in The Review

Senior bankers in London have this big problem

It’s now a month since the senior manager’s regime came into effect in the City of London. If you’re one of the 250 “senior managers” signed up to the new rules, you need to think very hard about how you’re going to change the behaviours of the people reporting to you. Under the new regime, you will need to show […]

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While HSBC contractors get pay cut, senior bankers wait for salary rise
by / on 15/10/2015 at 21:26 / in The Review

While HSBC contractors get pay cut, senior bankers wait for salary rise

Bad luck if you’re a contractor in an investment bank. As banks cast about for ways of cutting costs, contractor pay is the equivalent of an eye-level peach – it would be a crime to leave it on the tree. HSBC has just ‘ordered’ its contractors to take a 10% pay cut and a two week holiday (unpaid), and it’s […]

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