unfortunate things

On the heels of the good news that Barclays would be increasing the bonus pool this year, which came on the heels of the bad news that the bank posted a loss for the fourth quarter, comes the not great news that about one in ten of you will be asked to pack your things and leave by the end of 2014. For those of you trying to get a sense of your odds (of being cut), they increase significantly if you happen to be based in the UK. And if you think having the words “managing director” on your business card will save you, think again. Read more »

  • 20 Mar 2013 at 11:45 AM

Layoffs Watch ’13: Bank Of America

Cuts are said to have gone down at the House ‘o Moynihan. Read more »

  • 12 Dec 2012 at 2:40 PM

Layoffs Watch ’12: Crédit Agricole

Zee French are considering some sackings in the new year. Read more »

  • 29 Mar 2012 at 2:50 PM

Layoffs Watch ’12: UBS

The Swiss are not yet done with their firings. Read more »

  • 02 Dec 2011 at 10:49 AM

Layoffs Watch ’11: Credit Suisse

Cuts have gone down at the House of Dougan. Read more »