Debrahlee Lorenzana, 33, hit the headlines earlier this month when she sued Citigroup, claiming that she was fired from the firm by bosses who couldn't handle the way she looked.
To All Managers & Department Heads
Here's another brief excerpt from William D. Cohan's international bestseller 'The House of Cards', which describes the events leading up to the JPMorgan Chase 'merger' with Bear Stearns.
Macquarie Bank launched an investigation earlier this year, after a client services officer was seen on live TV opening up photos on his work PC monitor of a scantily-dressed Miranda Kerr, the Australian supermodel.
Now much has been written recently about firms like Barclays Capital, who have so-called 'no jerk' hiring policies. According to no less an authority than The Financial Times, BarCap takes this philosophy 'seriously from the top executive suites on down'.
The Daily Telegraph reports that Dorly Hazan-Amir, who still works in Citigroup's Asset Finance unit in New York, has filed a gender discrimination lawsuit against the firm.
OK, so it's not about the financial markets, but it is from Reuters. And we can't agree here whether it was an intentional attempt to be clever / naughty or not.
And here's how the letter, which is believed to have been sent to up to 33 hedge funds, started:
DealBreaker has a copy of a note said to have been sent by a Rice Student who failed to turn up for a campus interview with one of the US investment banks.
Well, not quite. But Deutsche Bank CEO Josef Ackermann has been saying that there does appear to be a correlation between firms that paid out big in the run-up to the financial crisis, and the losses firms eventually sustained when the markets crashed.
Sir Richard Branson’s transport ventures fall into two categories: vaultingly ambitious projects involving spacecraft, hot air balloons and speedboats; and safer bets in markets that are, or have been, partly protected.
If you repeatedly answer the phone in a fake robot voice, can you get suspended from your job ? Affirmative.
Tim Cook just got us closer to the day when coming out as gay isn't a big deal, says former Rep. Barney Frank.