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  • Radical transparency in the woods

    When you go down to the woods today, you’ll be in for a big surprise — hedge fund managers.

    • 24 Sep 2020
  • Banks training descends to new lows

    Bankers are famous gossips. They like nothing more than talking about the revolving door of job moves in the industry, the embarrassing slip-ups rivals have made with clients or the scandals that can result when alcohol and the capital markets collide. But although the rumour mill ensures bankers know plenty about other firms, they don’t always know what’s going on at their own.

    • 17 Sep 2020
  • A banker’s summer scarlet letter

    It can occasionally be tempting for a young banker to pull a sickie to spend a day with friends. But sick days are best spent under the cover of darkness — not in the searing sun.

    • 10 Sep 2020
  • Japan after Abe: no reason for panic

    Shinzo Abe, Japan’s prime minister, who has decided to retire, will be missed by many bankers.

    • 03 Sep 2020