Weekly Minute: Shanghai Hiring, Jefferies Jobs Safe

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Here are the top job opportunities of last week.

Tip: Get Hired in Shanghai

Facing a significant talent shortage, banks in Shanghai are actively seeking western candidates to fill jobs created by deregulation. These include product-development, finance, risk, IT, M&A and management roles. And you don’t need to speak Mandarin!

Tools to get the job:

How to Apply for a Finance Job in Asia

How to Get a Finance Job Abroad

The Safest Jobs in Finance


Tip: Summer Internships Going Nowhere

Banks like Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and Morgan Stanley have no plans to scale back their undergraduate- and graduate-level internship programs. In fact, these institutions have widened their candidate pool and are eyeing students with diverse personal and academic backgrounds.

Tools to get the job:

What Not to Say in a Job Interview

The Ten Worst Things to Put in Your Cover Letter

First-Year Analyst Dress Code

Tip: Merger Has Jefferies Train Running Full Steam

Jefferies has agreed to be acquired by holding company and minority investor Leucadia. The move should enable Jefferies to continue its aggressive growth without the backing of a competing bank.

Tools to get the job:

The Perfect Investment Banking Resume

Seven Ways to Keep Your Resume Out of the Trash

The Perfect M&A Resume

Finance Jobs Slip as Confidence Drops

Overall confidence among U.S. finance and accounting employees dipped for the second consecutive quarter as workers battle through a general sense of uncertainty over the economy.

The Top 10 Best Financial Services Offices to Work In

Even though the hours can be rough, financial firms can quite literally be cushy places to work.

Canadian Investment Banks Are Now Making Some Cuts

Firms like CIBC, Macquarie Group and Canaccord are among those downsizing.

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