All top firm employees were required to take the 'smartness' test sent out by HR last month.
Here's an important eye test for all you bankers
The following is said to be an initiative test that has been used as part of the recruitment process by a well known investment bank.
Here's some of the dumbest things people have said / wrote.
Here's an oldie we've dusted off. Send it to a friend to make them smile.
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I got fired recently as I breached our firm's drinking policy.
No wonder it's difficult to get candidates with good quant skills. Enjoy!
This little gem was sent in by one of our readers. It's said to be a true e-mail sent to staff at a well-known managment consulting firm - although it's probably too good to be true.
Business trips abroad can often be a welcome break from office routine, but sometimes they can go hideously wrong.
These photos were taken earlier this month.
Sir Bobby Robson called him 'a God' and the greatest player he had managed. Injuries robbed him of the chance to stake his claim as the greatest but he is without doubt one of the greats of modern times. Here's a compilation of all his 62 goals for Brazil.
Here the most famous e-mail ever sent out by a City intern. Lucy Gao is the 21-year-old Citigroup intern who had a placement in the company's Real Estate Equity Group in London, and whose birthday invite to her friends 13 months ago found it's way onto the internet and did the rounds at investment banks all around the world.
A group of CDS and fixed income traders led by Iftikhar Ali from hedge fund Millennium Capital, recently returned from Pakistan to help raise funds for the victims of the country's recent floods.
Remember back to late last year, when CityNews reported on a bit of a mucky story about a certain gents toilet in Cabot Square, Canary Wharf ? A group of up to 20 men had apparently got into the habit of frequenting the loo, close to two investment banks, during their lunch-hours. The toilet was eventually temporarily closed down. Now, however, there's a follow up story.
The Financial Times reports that Daniel Ridgway, an former options trader over at JP Morgan in London, is suing for $2m. He wants $500,000 for non-payment of a bonus for 2003, and seeks $1.56m in respect of stock options and restricted stock he says he lost when he was forced to leave the firm in 2004.
Here's the testimony of Mark Froeba, who, before leaving in 2007, was jointly responsible for evaluating all Moody's new CLO rating guidelines, before the US Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Wednesday.
Former Sheffield United striker Ched Evans has been released from prison after serving half of his five year sentence for rape. The 25 year-old was found guilt in April 2012 of raping a 19 year-old woman in a hotel in 2011.
NEWPORT BEACH, CA - (Marketwire - March 3, 2011) - PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, is continuing to build out its active equities platform with the hiring of seasoned investment professionals with deep expertise in emerging markets and global equities.