Good morning and welcome to Insider Finance. I’m Dan DeFrancesco, and here’s what’s on the agenda today:
Fintechs are increasingly relying on outside recruiting firms to attract top talent. We polled startups, venture capitalists, and industry insiders to highlight 10 of the top fintech recruiters.
Buy-side trading firms have poached a slew of star derivatives traders from investment banks. Find out what’s causing the latest war for talent.
Investment banks are seeking backup as they struggle to retain junior staffers. Here’s how recruiting firms are racing to help them poach talent.
Apollo logged $17 billion in PE sales in the first quarter, Dealogic said, a firm record over the past decade. Get the full rundown here.
Fintech recruiting is hotter than ever as startups with fresh funding look for help staffing up. Find out more here.
Eric Wong is launching a China-focused hedge fund, sources tell Insider. Here’s what we know.
Last valued at $4.3 billion, fintech startup Marqeta is going public in June, sources tell Insider. Read more here.
Blackstone hired Yifat Oron to head its new office in Tel Aviv. Citadel nabbed Dan Baranovsky, Citigroup’s North America head of equity derivatives trading. These are all the people moves you need to know across the Street.