Column: Robin Keck

It seems the light at the end of the tunnel is yet another oncoming train. The gloom deepens and the global bank CEOs are queuing up to tell investors how these are the most difficult economic conditions in a generation. The wave of redundancies from the investment and commercial banks continues and there are very few credit professionals immune to the dreaded phone call from their boss: "would you pop in to see me for a chat? I'm in the HR office."

From a headhunter's point of view it has been

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