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'It was only a matter of time before I was told that I was the next to be laid-off. It had happened to most of my colleagues, and I knew that I'd be no exception. The only reason I had lasted so long was because they didn't pay me so much. Then, before they had the chance to lay me off, I came up with the great idea of asking my boss if he'd let me continue to work for free!
Bloomberg reports that Royal Bank of Scotland could cut as many as 300 staff in equities after failing to find a buyer for the units.
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Pirc, the shareholder governance group, has highlighted an under-reported element to the great Barclays bonus debate.
The asset management firm Henderson has paid its staff £143.6m [$210.6m] in bonuses for last year, increasing variable pay by more than 11% as fund inflows and profits improved.
Company leaders should embody the principles of ethical conduct, as big business remains “in the dock”, Stephen Green, the former boss of HSBC, told a City audience in his first public speech since the bank was engulfed in a tax-avoidance scandal.
The administrators of a top deep-web marketplace have disappeared with over $12m worth of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, it emerged last night, in what appears to have been an “exit scam”.