BLOG: Is Singapore the new financial centre of the world?

Singapore is really making waves in the financial sector as Pricewaterhouse Cooper predicts it will take centre stage in the next few years. In their Global Private Banking and Wealth Survey 2011, they revealed how Singapore is poised to become the financial centre of the world by 2012 – ahead of Hong Kong and Switzerland.

Read More

Ingram | Friday 30 September 2011 at 5:54 pm | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,

Global recruitment spree for Deloitte

More positive news has emerged for financial recruitment, as the world’s biggest accountancy group Deloitte, has announced mass growth plans. According to a report in The Times, Deloitte has revealed plans to increase its workforce by more than a third over the next four years.

Read More

Ingram | Friday 23 September 2011 at 2:37 pm | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,

News: RBS build up presence in Asia

In order to rebuild its investment banking operations in Asia, RBS has taken on four new bankers in the region, the Financial Times has reported.

Read More

Ingram | Wednesday 21 September 2011 at 6:41 pm | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,

BLOG: Bank shows fighting spirit in face of adversity

Banking giant UBS are slowly coming to terms with what may be the largest rogue trading scandal ever to hit the city. In the wake of this upheaval, it’s heartening to see the UBS boss step up to the mark and rally his troops through this tough period.

Read More

Ingram | Wednesday 21 September 2011 at 11:11 am | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,

Demand returns for interim banking and finance recruits

Use of interim managers in the private sector has nearly returned to pre-recession levels, with the banking and finance sector leading the way, according to a new report by the Interim Management Association.

Read More

Ingram | Tuesday 20 September 2011 at 3:02 pm | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,

Firm plans recruitment drive for 2012

Following in the footsteps of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), professional services firm KPMG is to launch a recruitment drive next year. Both KPMG and PwC have pledged to hire new staff in efforts to grow and prosper despite the challenging economic environment.

Read More

Ingram | Monday 19 September 2011 at 4:17 pm | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,

BLOG: FOUR top tips to land your first job in finance

It’s tougher than ever to secure a job in finance, with only a small percentage of recent graduates managing to scoop the highly coveted city roles, and while there is little doubt that the banking sector will improve greatly in the future, now is a good time to re-assess your approach to finding employment in such a competitive industry.

Read More

Ingram | Saturday 17 September 2011 at 1:12 pm | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,

Hope on horizon as financial salaries rise

The average salary rate for financial workers in the UK rose actually enjoyed a well-needed boost during the month of August.

Read More

Ingram | Friday 16 September 2011 at 5:22 pm | | Our Blog | No comments
Used tags: ,