I’ll never forget the somewhat reproachful words of Her Majesty the Queen when she visited the London Stock Exchange after the financial crisis of 2008: 'Did no-one see this coming ?'
The London Tube strike.
At first glance it was easy to be angered by the comments posted by Singapore-based wealth manager Anton Casey on his Facebook account.
The focus on UK bankers’ bonuses is reaching all the way from Parliament to the shivering masses on the trading floors.
The first inkling I had that I was going to lose my job was when my boss at UBS in New York suggested we go off the desk for a coffee.
Here's our Highly Placed Professional's 2014 predictions.
Goodbye, old friend.
When I first started in the markets I roomed with a guy who worked at Goldman Sachs.
Our Highly Placed Professional spills the beans on life in the good old days.
On the 5th anniversary of the fall of Lehman Brothers, it might be worth sparing a thought for some of the other victims of this catastrophe - the thousands of employees who lost their jobs.