• A senior Goldman Sachs fintech banker was about to join JPMorgan - but then got lured back -and it's another sign of the fierce battle for M&A talent

    18 days ago - By Business Insider

    Jeff Gido, a partner at Goldman Sachs and the head of the investment bank's global fintech team, nearly decamped to rival JPMorgan in the last several months.
    Goldman, however, managed to lure Gido back.
    Investment banks are keen to keep top banking talent, as M&A volumes have swelled this year to the highest level ever.
    Jeff Gido, a partner at Goldman Sachs and the head of the bank's financial technology group, was set to leave the bank after 17 years and join rival JPMorgan.
    That is, until Goldman countered with what's known as a bid-back, according to people familiar with the matter...
    Read more ...