Banking SIG?

John Costello cos at
Tue Aug 8 17:56:46 BST 2006

On Tue, 8 Aug 2006, David Cantrell wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 07, 2006 at 02:59:11PM +0100, alex at wrote:
> > I'm one of those strange perl programmers who actually likes working for
> > banks and the financial industry. I hardly ever wear a suit, the hours are
> > ok, and the money is pretty good.
> > 
> > Who else is out there in the same boat - or wanting to get into doing perl
> > for investment banks.
> > 
> > I'm wondering whether we should have a mailing list, or forum, or pub
> > meeting.

I'd be interested in the mailing list.
> I've been forever put off banking (and the whole financial industry)
> because when I did do it many years ago it seemed to have a far higher
> density of cunts than even Hoxton does.  However, I would be delighted
> to be shown how wrong I am over a few friendly beers.

I'll bite:  How does one measure that density?

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