Everybody knows New Year's Eve is a time for reflection – when we stop to consider the best and worst of the 12 months gone by.
With a number of firms currently reviewing headcount, the fear factor is back and financial markets professionals are wondering just how safe they are in the event of downsizing at their firms.
When we found out that ING Direct USA President and chairman Arkadi Kuhlmann puts himself up for a vote by employees each year to see if they think that he should remain in his post, we wondered what approval rating employees at some of the biggest firms in the financial markets industry would give their bosses.
Here's Ivana Takital's complete list of financial markets firms in terms of how likely they are to provide single females with their perfect partner.
The Wall Street Journal has just published a list of the highest-paid CEOs in the US over the last decade, and that got us thinking.
Here's something sent in by one of our readers.
We wanted to find out who our readers thought is the most overpaid person in the world.
The early part of every year - after bonuses have been paid out - is usually when firms start to really beef up their payrolls (provided the outlook for the economy justifies it).
Premier League outfit Liverpool have reportedly named their price for Serbian midfielder Marko Grujic
Steven Gerrard’s Glasgow Rangers drew with NK Maribor, and former Ibrox midfielder and Stoke City star Charlie Adam is impressed with the Gers.
Premier League outfit Everton signed Yerry Mina from La Liga champions Barcelona - after failing to sign Clement Lenglet from Sevilla.
The West Ham United man impressed for Aston Villa last season.
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino was unable to take Josh Onomah with his first-team squad this pre-season.
Celtic are reportedly interested in signing Manchester City defender Jason Denayer.
The Iranian centre-back has reportedly emerged on Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United radar.
Dedryck Boyata's future at Celtic is very much up in the air.
Rangers boss Steven Gerrard reportedly wanted to bring the Millwall man to Ibrox this summer.
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has dealt with wantaway players at Liverpool.
This was a lot of fun, and a very popular feature, so we've decided to repeat the exercise. Do any of your staff share a celebrity name (dead or alive) ?