JP Morgan Chase: one of the top five US banks that are moving ahead of their European rivals in global investment banking. Photograph: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images

US banks are moving ahead of their European rivals in global investment banking, taking advantage of strategic upheavals and concerns over capital to (...)

Harvard MBAs are increasingly foregoing signing up to do ‘God’s work’, as Goldman Sachs head Lloyd Blankfein previously put it in favour of jobs in tech companies. (Photograph: Max Whittaker/ The New York Times)

Ruined weekends, PowerPoint drudgery and overnight shifts in Manhattan skyscrapers once were a point of pride for the Harvard Business School graduat(...)

JPMorgan Chase and Co., which has racked up more than $36 billion in legal bills since the financial crisis, is rolling out a program to identify rogue employees before they go astray. (Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters)

Wall Street traders are already threatened by computers that can do their jobs faster and cheaper. Now the humans of finance have something else to w(...)

Do it today: JPMorgan Chase chief Jamie Dimon has told all his underlings to reply to emails within the day. Photograph: Yuri Gripas/Reuters

There used to be two answers to most things in business – yes and no. Now there is a third one that is becoming more popular than either. It is silenc(...)

Traders  on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images

Volatility, it appears, is back. After two years of remarkable calm, investor jitters have returned. It’s not simply that stocks are declining; there (...)

Goldman Sachs reported a 5 per cent rise in quarterly profit, spurred by higher revenue from investment banking and a smaller decline in fixed-income(...)

James “Jamie” Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co, whose eight years atop the US bank have made him one of Wall Street’s most powerful leaders, said he’ll start treatment for throat cancer, raising new questions about succession plans. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Jamie Dimon, whose eight years atop JPMorgan Chase and Co. have made him one of Wall Street’s most powerful leaders, said he’ll start treatment for th(...)

Net income at the bank fell to $5.27 billion, or $1.28 per share, from $6.53 billion, or $1.59 per share, in the same quarter of 2013, JPMorgan Chase said yesterday. Photograph: Eduardo Munoz/Reuters

JPMorgan Chase reported a far weaker-than-expected quarterly profit as revenue from securities trading fell in a climate of uncertainty about t(...)

Some employers complain that they’re finding it hard to find workers with the skills they need. But show us the money: if employers are really crying out for certain skills, they should be willing to offer higher wages to attract workers with those skills.

A few months ago, Jamie Dimon, the chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, and Marlene Seltzer, the chief executive of Jobs for the Future, publishe(...)

JPMorgan Chase reported a 7.3 per cent drop in quarterly profit as legal costs from a series of government settlements continued to dampen profits at the bank. Photo: Bloomberg

JPMorgan Chase said profit fell 7.3 per cent in the fourth quarter after $2.6 billion in settlements linked to Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme ended a (...)