London City bonuses expected to fall 60% - still 40% too high?

12 October 2008

The WSJ has an article stating City bonuses are likely to fall by 60% this year. The Centre for Economics and Business Research says this slump is "marking the emergence of a culture where bonuses will be smaller and based more on long-term results." As that indicates we are abandoning a culture where bonuses are larger and based on short-term results that must be a good thing...

Thanks to sadguysontradingfloors for the photo

TOPICS:   Investments

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