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.
Here's something sent in by one of our readers.
Here's some famous football quotes provided courtesy of Goldman Sachs.
Listed below are the Top 20 investment managers of the Top 500 UK charities (trusts and fundraising charities combined):
Very rarely has the description "Fireworks Spectacular" been so aptly used. Here's a video of the Oban Fireworks Display of 2011. A display which should have lasted 30 minutes ends up lasting just 50 seconds, and we're not treated to a single firework fizzling out, this is £6,000 worth of explosives being simultaneously deployed.
Dwarf-tossing is outlawed in France and in several US states. A United Nations human rights committee ruled that the 'sport' is contrary to human dignity.
The following exchange took place on Craigslist - the investment banker's response is a classic!
Hot on the heels of the announcement that JPMorgan has spurned Canary Wharf and has chosen the 'Square Mile' for its new European HQ (St Alphage House in London Wall), most of the interest centres around the fact that, of the 1 million square feet that makes up the new building, there will be four giant trading floors of some 72,000 square feet each.
The New York Post reports that a 'chic' art gallery close to New York's financial district has been busted by Manhattan Vice Squad and the owner has been charged with doubling the gallery up as a brothel which provided one-stop sex for lunch-hour banker 'lotharios' and other clients.
Alan C. 'Ace' Greenberg (born September 3, 1927, died 25 July, 2014) was a former Chairman of the Executive Committee of The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc.
Steam punk is in.