Last week should have been a good one for George Osborne.
Pictured seated in a workshop, visor raised, 20-year-old Sophy Bage gazes resolutely across the room. Hair drawn back tightly into a ponytail, bright yellow earplugs just visible, a small smile steals across her illuminated face. She looks completely at home – and well she might. Because Bage is a welder.
If you have always wanted to buy your own place in the Big Apple, you’d better do some intense saving. The average price of a Manhattan apartment has hit a record $2m (£1.4m), according to an analysis of recent sales published on Friday.
The US economy shook off concerns of a global slowdown in March and added 215,000 jobs, surpassing expectations, the US Department of Labor announced on Friday.
Global debt capital markets activity falls 8%
Global ECM activity falls 56% to seven-year low
Global syndicated lending falls 25% from 2015
By the time I was 27, five years into my career at Goldman, I had been promoted from analyst to associate, and from associate to vice president. I had gone from making $10,000 as an intern to making over $340,000 as a vice president.
'We will adjust our business in order to achieve the results which we have planned'.
Credit Suisse managers were aware of the trading positions that have forced the bank to take almost $1bn of writedowns over the past half year, Chairman Urs Rohner said.
House prices will fall next year as the economy weakens following the vote to leave the EU, Britain’s biggest estate agent has predicted.
Athletes know all about productivity. Their lives are spent eking out improvements in performance through new training methods, better diets and learning from their rivals. A personal best is productivity writ large: doing better this year than you did last.
'Job gains in the securities industry have been meager'.