North America Market Intel - October Edition

by Simon Mortlock, eFinancialCareers

Welcome to the latest edition of our North America Market Intel, brought to you by Simon Mortlock. Below you can watch Simon's October market commentary and read the latest recruitment news.

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Banking News

  • Apollo CEO talks culture — Credit Suisse’s talent exodus  - Business Insider
  • Barclays Rethinks Macro Trading Desks for Less Volatile Option  - Bloomberg
  • Bank of America poached Citi's big electronic equities hire - eFinancialCareers
  • We're hiring: Deutsche expands investment bank in revenue quest - Reuters
  • Deutsche Bank Seeks to Boost Hiring as War for Talent Rages - Bloomberg
  • After Archegos, Credit Suisse Is Gripped by Paralysis and Dread - Yahoo! Finance
  • Citi prepares for Asia retail retreat as bids for consumer businesses roll in - Financial Times
  • JPM Private Bank boosts Miami team with Citi hire - City Wire
  • Hopeful data overshadowed by legal industry’s talent anxiety - Reuters
  • Morgan Stanley Sees Advisor Battle Turning - Business Insider

Financial News

  • Labor market shows signs of hiring uptick as coronavirus surge fades - Washington Post
  • Hiring Boom in Financial Services amid deals, IPO Rush, Digitisation  - The Economic Times
  • Discover Financial Services Unveils Its Cashback Bonus Calendar - Nasdaq
  • Embracing ESG: Cognizant Counsel, CSO Talk Collaboration - Law 360
  • Bank of America's Merrill Girds to Retain Advisors - Bloomberg

Tech News

  • What To Do When Tech Talent Is On The Move - Forbes
  • Dear Sophie: Any suggestions for recruiting international tech talent? - Tech Crunch
  • Keyboards for Hire: Tech Freelancers Help Companies Plug Talent Gaps - The Wall Street Journal
  • Neurodiversity in technology: Are businesses missing out on key talent? - Tech Crunch
  • Ransomware Gang Masquerades as Real Company to Recruit Tech Talent - The Wall Street Journal
  • 14 Recruiting Tips For Smaller Tech Companies Seeking Top STEM Talent - Forbes
  • Labor shortages outrank cyber threats as biggest concern for tech companies - CNBC

Diversity News

  • If you're a black woman, I can get you tons of banking job offers - eFinancialCareers
  • To Increase Diversity In Tech, Root Out Unconscious Bias During The Hiring Process - Forbes
  • Ransomware Gang Masquerades as Real Company to Recruit Tech Talent - The Wall Street Journal
  • Diverse teams create opportunities for startups to succeed - The Business Journals
  • Legal Chiefs See Beyond Gender in New Diversity Hiring Goals - Bloomberg Law

General News

  • Why hiring takes so long - BBC
  • September hiring trends leave businesses asking: Where are the workers? - USA Today
  • In a ‘War for Talent,’ Employers Hold the Line on Health Benefit Costs - New York Times
  • War for talent has never 'been more intense': PwC - Yahoo! Finance
  • How HR Can Plan Virtual Hiring Events - HR Executive

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