Two Italian Goldman MDs, speaking on condition of anonymity, said last year’s statement has so far been more words than actions.
Accordingly, headhunters and market insiders say Goldman Sachs has been conducting exhaustive interviews of French speakers in flow equity derivatives sales in apparent preparation for making hires in Paris.
Asian engagement is no longer an optional extra. It has already been five years since the size of the Asian middle class surpassed the entire population of Europe, while the region accounts for over half of all global growth.
The report, which was published last week, states that in a post-Brexit world Asian financial institutions are particularly concerned about risk and uncertainty.
Nigel Farage, the former Ukip leader, has said that Theresa May is the biggest problem facing Brexit and that she does not believe Britain should leave.
The warning is a repeat of a comment Dimon made ahead of the EU membership referendum, when he said 4,000 UK jobs could be moved after Brexit.