• Investment Professionals in Asia Switching to Wealth Management

    27 days ago by Jay Chow
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  • The Impact of Singapore Tightens Work Visa Rules

    about 1 month ago by Katrina Chui

    The Singapore government is increasing the minimum salary level for Employment Passes (EPs) in Singapore on December 1st. How will this impact the financial services job market?Who Holds Singapore Employment Pass?"We see clients try to reserve Employment Passes for more senior employees, and for roles that require very niche skills," says Natasha Madhavan, team lead for gove...

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  • #SGUnited - Local Hiring Push

    about 2 months ago by Katrina Chui

    No doubt, Singapore is an attractive country. In 2019, Singapore firstly has ranked top for the world’s most competitive economy, ahead of Hong Kong and the United States. After that, this year, Singapore has ranked second place up globally for the world's most innovative countries in 2020. Besides winning these big titles, clean, efficient, with low tax rates and along with...

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  • ​Hong Kong and Singapore Remain Potentially Attractive Workplace for Bankers

    3 months ago by Jay Chow

    ​eFinancial Careers has put a closer look to HSBC to under the talent shift in the banking industry. With different reasons and new announcements from the bank, Hong Kong and Singapore remain potentially attractive workplace for bankers to transfer over the next 12 months.Bank's Strategies Make Asia an Attractive WorkplaceNot long ago, HSBC has announced on the plan of 35,00...

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  • Hong Kong Financial Services Senior Management Transfers To China

    3 months ago by Katrina Chui

    According to a recent article by eFinancial Careers, more banks in Hong Kong are transferring their senior management across the border—to China. Credit Suisse - Transfer to Their Mainland Joint VentureOne of the examples is Credit Suisse. The Swiss bank wants to let go of about half of its investment banking staff at its mainland joint venture, Credit Suisse Founder Securi...

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  • A Covid-19 Market Update for C-Suite

    4 months ago by Katrina Chui

    Selby Jennings' Managing Director, APAC Mr Andrew McNeilis has recently interviewed with FutureCIO. In this interview, McNeilis has shared our latest Global Research Report result and provided insights to the C-suite professionals regarding the current market amidst COVID-19.Not Surprising: High Levels of Compensation for C-SuiteAccording to Selby Jennings Global Job Confide...

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  • Singapore can be a better place than London for Hong Kong Financial Services Professionals | Interview with eFinancial Careers

    4 months ago by Katrina Chui

    Some expats in Hong Kong are already chatting to recruiters about moving to Singapore. Read our interview with eFinancial Careers.

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  • Hong Kong Hedge Funds opening in Singapore | Interview with eFinancial Careers

    4 months ago by Katrina Chui

    ​Hong Kong Hedge Funds are expanding to Singapore. Read our latest interview with eFinancial Careers.

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  • Banking Technology Hiring Freeze is Thawing | Interview with Bloomberg

    4 months ago by Katrina Chui

    ​DBS, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp, Citigroup are increasing banking technology talent to their tech teams in the region despite the economic downturn. Asia has been the first-in-first-out from the months-long lockdown, giving room for financial services companies in the region to step up recruiting.

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  • Relationship Manager at VP-and-Above Level is Still in Demand | Interview with Asian Private Banker

    5 months ago by Katrina Chui

    ​Andrew Zee, Team Lead, Principal Consultant, Private Banking and Wealth Management has interviewed with Asian Private Banker on the recent Movers & Shakers newsletter. He points out that the Relationship Manager at VP-and-above level is still in demand despite the prolonged pandemic.Hiring Process for Relationship ManagerWith the circuit breaker in Singapore, banks and ...

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  • Interview with Bloomberg: Job Interview process in Asia

    7 months ago by Katrina Chui

    With the recent COVID-19 outbreak creating social and economic upheaval across the globe, it would come as no surprise that business-as-usual hiring may be disrupted. Andrew Zee, team lead for private banking and wealth management at Selby Jennings, was recently interviewed by Bloomberg to discuss how the interview process is being affected. "Both in Singapore and Hong Kong,...

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  • 2020 Employment Prospect

    8 months ago by Katrina Chui

    2020 is set to be a year of change in the Asia Pacific, as the region continues to face a challenging economic, environmental, and talent landscape; the latter being compounded by the head-long rush of digital transformation, automation and technology. Over the next 12 months, what can we expect from the job market in Singapore and Hong Kong? Natasha Madhavan, a talent exp...

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  • Singapore Top Talent Trends 2020

    8 months ago by Katrina Chui

    Following the de-escalation of the US-China trade war, we predict that an economic rebound is in the works for Singapore. Employment prospects will largely follow the pace of economic recovery. Here are the top talent trends for Singapore:Hiring decisions and job vacanciesWith an improvement in the global outlook, regions across Asia are likely to experience the largest sala...

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