2016 was a particularly turbulent year for the financial markets. Beginning with a freefall in Chinese Equities which sent the investment world into panic mode, June brought the unexpected vote for Brexit and the year has ended with the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States. Accordingly, reflecting the world in which they operate, the financial markets have been decisively difficult to read, albeit immensely profitable for some.
The figures included in this report are designed to provide clarity and understanding as to salary packages in the FIFX & Equities: End of Year Report & Salary Survey 2017, in London, UK. It has been produced by Selby Jennings, a specialist provider of Financial Services recruitment solutions.