golden hello

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Golden hello

A bonus a securities firm pays to attract an employee from a competing firm.

Golden Hello

A large signing bonus that a securities company such as a brokerage or a hedge fund pays to an employee that it "steals" from a competitor. The golden hello exists to entice the employee to change jobs. The company pays a golden hello when it believes that the employee will be a valuable resource for the company and, perhaps more importantly, his loss to the other company will create a competitive disadvantage.

golden hello

a large lump-sum payment made to a new employee of an organization as an inducement to join it.

golden hello

a large lump-sum payment made to a new director or worker of a company to attract him or her to join that company
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To support colleges and training providers to deliver this, we are investing millions of pounds through our workforce strategy and attracting the brightest and best graduates with the new golden hello scheme.
nEdward Shouler, owner of Golden Hello, also had to settle for runner- up honours in the two-mile handicap hurdle with the FitzGerald-trained, McCoy-ridden Ballad Minstrel, who just failed to get the better of course specialist Saint Ciel in a thrilling finish.
However, Wyer has gained consolation with trebles at both Wetherby's previous fixtures this season and took his course tally for the season to eight when Golden Hello produced an irresistible run to land the two- mile handicap chase.
Graduate schemes: Some employers may offer a golden hello, paying off your student debt or giving a bonus cheque, while others may offer
5million golden hello and pounds 10m share options.
BARCLAYS' new finance chief is set to land a multi-million pound golden hello.
Simon, of Bethesda, is now transferring his skills to the Army, which has handed him a pounds 2,500 golden hello.
Deborah Wright, training co-ordinator at the SCITT, said: "A significant golden hello is paid for maths and the chances for career development in maths are increased because of the shortage.
Energy giant BG tried to defuse a row over a multi-million pound golden hello for its new boss yesterday by cutting it almost in half.
SUPE PE PER-SI SIZE ZE clothing firm SUPER-SIZE clothing firm N Brown have handed their new boss a super-size golden hello.
Salary offered is up to pounds 32,487 with an additional Golden Hello of up to pounds 5,000.
But in the first year of the National Assembly's golden hello and golden thank you schemes, almost500 doctors were paid a total of more than pounds 800,000 either for coming here or for not taking early retirement.