Recent Spate Of Departures In U.S. May Indicate Bonus Pool Is Dry

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Although many U.S. banks have been reporting better earnings during 1995 than the previous year, head hunters, dealers and analysts surveyed by FX Week say the highly-unusual number of teams changing banks in December is the best indication that bonuses may not be worth waiting for.

But as usual, bonuses will vary greatly from institution-to-institution and from dealer-to-dealer. To this end, one source recently told FX Week: "I had one friend call me up and tell me he was getting a great bon