Asia's private banks hope for soft landing

Misery for relationship managers as their banks face increasing pressure from regulations that hamper their flexibility — while clients take a step back from the markets.
November 08, 2016

Account closed: who has left banking?

Facing intense regulatory oversight, senior bankers are increasingly heading for the corporate world, with some taking their skills and contacts to fintech firms.
August 29, 2016

Barclays bankers brace for job cuts in Asia

India equities among the areas earmarked for scaling back. Widespread talk of imminent job cuts at the British bank has some senior bankers already looking for an exit.
January 05, 2016

Job decisions in finance swayed by basics

Bonuses remain key to retention, but the highly structured incentives may be behind a preference for jobs with clear promotion prospects and a better base.
May 06, 2015

Asia bank bonuses fall prey to HQ missteps

The region’s investment bankers are about to find out that, although they had a good year as a group, this will probably not be reflected in their bonus.
January 15, 2015