Jefferies, the Wall Street firm owned by Leucadia National Corp., said fiscal third-quarter profit rose almost sevenfold on gains in investment banking.
A Peace Corps-style internship program is challenging newly minted MBAs to bring their leadership and skills to America's small businesses.
Bankers, traders and fund managers are practicing yoga in order to build their mental faculties and improve their ability to focus.
When Jorge Velasquez accepted an internship at Citigroup this summer, he wasn't dreaming about becoming the next Jamie Dimon. He's far more interested in following in the footsteps of Steve Jobs.
'All the fun is gone. I am losing my hair'.
Wall Street firms may appear to be offering higher salaries to junior employees, but the increase may not be as generous as it looks.
A new generation of bankers are about to get a raise, as firms open wallets to head off defections to investment funds and Silicon Valley.
'Leaders who feel comfortable being open about their sexual orientation are more productive and engaged'.
Former trader Sam Polk talks about how he successfully broke up with Wall Street and launched a start up - and that epic job interview with Michael Milken.
Courtesy of a top Wall Street firm.