City creates nearly 3,000 jobs in August despite scandals
Simon Read is Personal Finance Editor at The Independent. He edits the Saturday Your Money section and writes the Daily Money column and Wednesday’s Midweek Money section in i newspaper. He also writes for the news and business pages of the Independent and i newspaper and is a regular money commentator on TV station London Live. He has won numerous awards including Consumer Finance Journalist of the Year.
Monday 03 September 2012
The City jobs market has remained stable over the summer despite the fallout from the banking scandals and the distraction of the London Olympics and Paralympics. Some 2,920 City jobs created in August, according to the recruiter Astbury Marsden, although this was a fall of 28 per cent from the 4,030 City jobs created in August 2011.
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