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Dave Chappelle's monologue on President-elect Donald Trump

I saw this yesterday.

You know, before I go, I do want to say one thing, and this is not a joke. But I think it's important that I say this, 'cause they're marching up...

Best internships for Quant Trading?

Hey fellow monkeys,

I'm really hope to work in a quantitative hedge fund (I find the intersection of finance, computing and math super interesting, have been trying to...

Getting laid with VS Models anyone??

Hey guys,

(in the style of some WSO posts these days)

First a bit of a backstory: I had a date last week with an upcoming VS model, and her personality and "...

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Feel Like I Got Conned - Small No-Name Boutique

Hi everyone,

So I'm specifically looking for input/feedback here from people who work at "no-name" small boutiques. When I say no-name, I'm referring to firms with less...

WSO Investment Banking Resume Template for College Students Released to the Public!

Big Announcement: WSO Resume Template is Out in the Wild! :

Mod Note (Andy): If you're looking for our resume for experienced IB professionals or a private equity...

TPH merges with PWP

What do you all think?

From NYT:

The boutique investment bank Perella Weinberg Partners is taking an ambitious step for growth by buying a fellow bank...

AMA: Internal Pharma M&A Group ($10B+)

I work on the inside M&A team for a large Pharma company. My job generally involves acquisitions, in licensing, out licensing and distribution deals.

I am on the...

Success stories of anyone who recruited for PE as a 2nd year IB analyst?

Curious to see how the process differs if you did not recruit during your first year and decided you want to do PE during your 2nd year. How much does top/mid bucket make a...

11/14/16 - Monday @Mentions

Happy Monday WSO!

Upcoming events:

goodtimesSF 6th Annual Finance Networking Happy Hour -- Nov 17, 2016, 5pm , posted by .

Breaking Into Commercial Real Estate

I want this forum topic to be more motivational than anything........

Back in mid 2015 when I was at a crossroads in my career so I decided to embark on the journey of...

Former teacher looking for a new career

I've been in the education field for ten years and I am burnt out. I have a B.A. in Business Management and I am entertaining the idea of going back to school to get a MBA,...

How will the results of the election affect Wall Street and the overall economy?

Title says it all, i'm very curious to hear people's thoughts. How will the Trump presidency affect the markets / Wall Street?

How to find a Meal Delivery Service

When's the last time you packed a lunch and took it to work?

If you're on WSO reading this and working in finance, I'm guessing the answer is 'never' .

A 60-100...

Offer rates at each firm - Please review

Hey all,

Thought it might be helpful to compile a list of the offer rates for IB SA conversion into FT. I know many of you are still making your decisions, and this may...

University of Miami (FL) MBA: The Rundown

I've found this site to be incredibly helpful but noticed there is limited information out there on the MBA programs outside of the top 25, so I thought I would put something...

USA: 50 Things I Miss & Love

With all the negative light on our country this week I thought there would be no better time to get this post up. And also probably good to write all this before the election,...

goodtimesSF 6th Annual Finance Networking Happy Hour -- Nov 17, 2016, 5pm

Event: goodtimesSF 6th Annual Finance Networking Happy Hour
Where: Barbarossa Lounge, 714 Montgomery Street
Date: Thursday, November 17th
Time: 5:00 - 8:...

November 17, 2016 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
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How do investment bankers handle long hours?

"I worked 70 hours last week," says an analyst at RBS , which as a state owned institution might be expected to go easier on people. "There are no restrictions on our hours at...

What do you eat for lunch?

Saw this post , and was wondering if you guys had a go to meal for lunch when you are working.

For me: A sandwich (half turkey and half ham, cheddar cheese).

How Did Trump Win?

Right after the credit bubble burst in 2008, shocked, people scrambled desperately for answers.

Turning to the economists, nearly all of whom failed to predict the...

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