Tides are created because the Earth and the moon are attracted to each other, just like magnets. Such is the attraction of top Tech Talent to London’s hottest startups. This has been the rhetoric for some time but there’s change in the air, it’s not just about startups anymore...
CV writing is often an ambiguous world, fraught with danger. It is both a personal and professional document that embodies your personality onto a piece of paper (or digital!) both of which, by the way are far from easy to do. Here are some of my top tips in order to make sure you are being the best ‘you’ possible.
As job openings are on the rise and more businesses are expanding and hiring, the economy is looking stronger. As recruiters, we always discuss what we should look for in a perfect candidate, and we always give tips to our candidates to help them present themselves in the best way possible.
Increased focus on regulating banking and financial institutions is changing the way they do business.
Today, the financial markets are more regulated than ever. In Europe we have the Basel regulatory capital-driven requirements and increased consumer protection and complex financial instrument restrictions outlined in MiFID II, EMIR and MiFIR.
In whichever business we are in and whichever team we find ourselves working within, we all wish for the cohesive environment “that friend” drums on about when they describe their inexplicable working environment and the way the team works in such great synergy that they possibly glow in delight…
“On the back of such a strong year, I expect growth to flatten out towards the end of this year. We’ve seen some large institutions make significant cuts and with the market volatility of last summer still fresh on everyone’s mind, it’s expected that employers will be a little more cautious in the final quarter of this year." - Hakan Enver,
Over the last 3 months, hiring has been up and down in the Investment Banking world, with the back end of August and beginning of September seeing a sharp increase in the number of opportunities out there.