The headaches the year will bring.
A review is said likely to be complete in the next several weeks.
Investment banks are likely to shrink by another 10 to 15% in the next two years as they cut back their trading desks due to the impact of tougher regulations, a study said.
Financial firms are failing to promote women to the ranks of top managers as quickly as they’re adding female directors to their boards, a report from consulting firm Oliver Wyman found.
The first-quarter has been a fairly mixed one for recruitment firms, as investment banks, fund managers and other market participants have been more cautious than 2010 when it comes to beefing up headcount.