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Leaked Barclays memo says another senior exec is leaving in wake of investment bank chief’s sudden departure

The memo praised Guy Saidenberg, who is leaving as head of distribution and structuring at Barclays, as a "key driver of the Markets digital strategy."

The UK will be one of the only advanced economies in the world to see slower productivity growth this year

"The growth rate of hours worked has rapidly declined recently in the UK," said a report from the Conference Board.
Megan Caywood, Starling Bank.

These are London’s top women in fintech in 2019

London was the city with the most women leaders in financial technology industry, according to a ranking by LATTICE80 in collaboration with Miss Kaya.

Meet the London currency analyst who moonlights as a wellness guru to Wall Street hedge funds and bankers

Bilal Hafeez has tapped into a lifestyle shift happening on trading floors. The Nomura currency analyst's wellness newsletters have "touched a nerve."
Many are fleeing London even before Brexit.

Companies are fleeing the UK no matter what happens with Brexit. Here’s all the damage that’s already been done

Brexit has already damaged the UK. The latest wound: Nissan will stop building one of its premium car models at its northern English Sunderland plant.
A general view of aircraft at Heathrow Airport in front of the London skyline.

2 London airports and its busiest train station were sent makeshift bombs at the same time

Packages were sent to London's Heathrow Airport, City Airport, and Waterloo Station. The Metropolitan Police's Counterterrorism unit is investigating.
Pro-Brexit and anti-Brexit protesters stand outside of the Houses of Parliament in London.

The City of London is finally starting to believe that the UK will avoid a no-deal Brexit

This week, analysts JPMorgan and Pantheon Macroeconomics both affirmed their belief that the chance of a no deal Brexit is around 10-15%.
Big salary. Basic life.

Here’s how a 24-year-old hedge fund associate in London spends her $325,000 a year income

A week in the life of a New York expat at a London hedge fund with a base salary of $125,000 and a $200,000 bonus.
Leonardo DiCaprio played Belfort in 'The Wolf of Wall Street.'

The real-life Wolf of Wall Street says ‘it’ll work out’ for the City of London after Brexit

"I have no doubt that stay, go, whatever, London is going to be a financial hub and it will remain a financial hub," says Jordan Belfort.
Former Barclays CEO John Varley.

Barclays executive got a £25 million bonus during the financial crisis for his role in Qatari funding deal to ‘save our arses’

Barclays executives spent frantic hours negotiating with Qatari investors over funding terms amid fears they'd abandon the deal, a London court heard.