'If you have 80 hours of work to do in a week, you’re going to have 80 hours of work to do in a week, regardless of whether you’re working Saturdays or not'.
Worldwide announced Mid-Market M&A deals valued up to $500 million (including undisclosed value deals) totaled US$166.1 billion for the first quarter of 2014 – a 2.6% increase year-on-year.
Shrinking its international investment banking workforce.
Not a bad career move.
Royal Bank of Scotland has hired Ewen Stevenson from Credit Suisse as Chief Financial Officer.
Avondale Partners, the investment banking and wealth management firm headquartered in Nashville, has named Jonathan Morphett as the head of investment banking.
Natixis SA, the investment-banking arm of France’s second-largest bank by branches, plans to increase employees at its Japanese unit by 50% as part of efforts to boost revenue from abroad.
Worldwide M&A Up 36% Net Of Competing Bids; Number Of Deals Falls To Decade Low
Global IB Fees Flat; Strongest Year for Europe IB Fees since 2011; JP Morgan Takes Top Spot; Fees from ECM Up 19%; DCM Fees Down 18%