What you need to know about IBD in Asia

Hello monkeys, any opinions/takeaways about investment banking in Asia? Here's what I have gathered from reading various threads on WSO:

Hong Kong: Usually takes most of...

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On Monday February 27th, 1:30 pm EST Wall Street Mentor JP will be hosting a webinar entitled "Real Estate Private Equity - Industry Overview" , with a q...

February 27, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Why the hell do people work in NYC/SF IBD?

It makes absolutely no sense to me. I've heard a lot of people try to defend it, but it's simply indefensible.

100 hour weeks working at a BB making 150k (high end). 50...

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Financial modeling is a skill that any investment banking analyst will have to master. Although the majority of investment banks and other financial firms now have formal...

Best and worst KickStarter campaigns you've seen?

Believe the hype they say, believe the hype. Well, that's what people did back in the day for a cooler that was just a little bit cooler than the rest called Coolest....

Could Lehman Brothers have been saved?

Could Lehman have been saved? A professor at John's Hopkins, Lawrence Ball recently wrote a paper explaining that the fall of Lehman was primarily the fault of Henry Paulson....

How much money have you saved?

I'm 25, and I feel like I have hardly any money saved. I'm looking at going to b-school soon, and will definitely have to take out loans. I don't think that's surprising, but...

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So applications are up! You dont have to reveal actual interview questions. Just wanted to know how you're experience was for 2016 class. As for me, the interviewer seemed more...

Nerves and excitement - Tips to help out a sophomore SA

I have been reading WSO since senior year of high school when I knew that I wanted to go into finance. After working at a small PE shop last summer, I was really fortunate to...

What's the most valuable and versatile Undergraduate Degree nowadays and looking into the future?

As a Senior HS student looking ahead not just 5 years from now but 15 years down the road, it scares me. I've been always interested in studying finance/business for my...

Bad Teeth/Braces in an Interview?

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I am a sophomore at an almost-target and I am getting ready for Junior SA recruiting season. My teeth are unfortunately really bad (massive overbite, many gaps...

NYC Summer Intern Housing Thread 2017

Hey Guys,

I will be doing an IB internship this summer in NYC and wanted to start a thread about housing. I was curious what other incoming interns here plan to do for...

Webinar: Real Estate Webinar - Multifamily Sector -- 7pm ET, 2/26/17


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How did you guys decide on Consulting?

Hello guys!

I was wondering on how you guys decided on consulting as a career? As a sophomore in college whose interested in the finance industry I'm having a hard time...

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How are LBOs for companies trading at 30X EBITDA financed?

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