They liked to refer to themselves as “the A-team”, “the players” and “the three musketeers”, regarding anyone outside their private group as “numpties”.
Only 50 years ago, St Paul’s was still London’s tallest building: the capital’s skyline has become so overwhelmed with glass and steel towers since then that it’s easy to forget.
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The former Pimco star fund manager Bill Gross earned $290m last year, while the firm’s other 59 managing directors split a bonus pool of $1.2bn among them, according to a disputed news report.
A Cambridge University math grad.
I roomed with a Goldman guy when I first started in the City.
The era of wheatgrass and meditation may be coming to an end at Merrill Lynch.
M&A is the place to be.
Morgan Stanley, the world's largest brokerage firm, fired the first shot in Wall Street's pay formula wars by telling brokers more of their pay will be deferred in 2015 than in the past.
A panel of Goldman Sachs employees spent a recent Tuesday night at the Columbia University faculty club trying to convince a packed room of potential recruits that Wall Street, not Silicon Valley, was the place to be for computer scientists.
Persistent misconduct and an aggressive sales culture has cost the UK’s banks and building societies £53bn in fines, compensation and legal fees over the past 15 years.
Standard Chartered is seeking to sell at least $4.4bn of assets in Asia, people with knowledge of the matter said, as the bank pares its balance sheet after booking record impairments.
After the worst start to a year since 2008, hedge funds repaired some of the damage in March as investments in equities, fixed income and commodities fueled the best monthly gains in two years.