Time to call it a day ?
Macquarie Group is a global provider of banking, financial, advisory, investment and funds management services.
BNP Paribas was among three French banks cut by Standard & Poor’s on concern that their home market may be hurt by prolonged economic weakness in Europe and a housing slump.
Macquarie Group’s head of investment banking in Asia, Kalpana Desai, is leaving after three years with the company amid a widening exodus of dealmakers from the industry.
There's hope yet.
Those bankers and their cell phones.
Here's one firm that's said to be limiting its voluntary severance plan - after receiving too many requests from employees.
Here's some hiring, people and other news.
Here's a few links to some interesting Bloomberg, Fox Business, Reuters and Telegraph stories currently doing the rounds.
This does look quite positive.
Here are the results of round 3 in our Top Boss poll.
Bank of America has named Mike Joo head of global rates and currencies origination, the business that issues interest rate and currency products for corporate and commercial clients, according to a memo sent to employees.
Here's a few links to some interesting Bloomberg, MarketWatch, New York Post and Reuters stories currently doing the rounds.
Here's a note of 9 top firms currently undertaking cost-cutting programs.
Gabriel Roberts, who led global credit-index trading at Citigroup, is joining Saba Capital Management LP, the $5.3bn hedge fund founded by Boaz Weinstein, said people with knowledge of the moves.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch has poached Nomura's Australian head of mergers and acquisitions Grant Chamberlain, a person familiar with the matter said Thursday.
Reuters reports that the latest reshuffling of the ranks over at UBS Investment Bank has given rise to further thoughts that the Swiss bank might be better off without at least some of it.
Here's are a few links to some interesting Bloomberg, New York Post, New York Times and Reuters articles that are doing the rounds today
Just when we thought it couldn't get any worse..........
It's doubtless already being written, the feel good story of 2010 - 'Save Dave' - The Movie.