What is blockchain and how can I get a job in it?

Keen readers of this blog will have already spotted our 4 financial sectors set to boom post published last month. In that post we identified cryptocurrencies and ICO (initial coin offering) as a key area tipped for growth in 2017.

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How to ask for a pay rise when you work in finance – the ultimate guide

You work in finance – asking for a raise should be a doddle, right? Well it will be once you’ve read this guide. 

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How to get into a hedge fund

Hedge fund: two short words loaded with intrigue and glamour. Of all the City sectors, working for a hedge fund is one of the most sought after – few industries have such powerful connotations of wealth and prestige. That must make it an incredibly tough one to break into, right?

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5 first rungs on the City ladder

Have you just graduated and dream of making it big in the City? Good, because in a sector where hard work, determination and grit are rewarded at every turn, entry-level City jobs and entry-level finance jobs abound. What’s more, many entry-level roles come with highly desirable on-the-job training and financial incentives that might make your non-finance counterparts jealous…

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Are you getting paid enough?

It’s the perennial question: are you getting paid enough, and what does “enough” mean, anyway? We spoke to three recruitment experts to try to make some sense of the salary maze…

Are you getting paid enough?

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