Adding Value with Downtime

With Thanksgiving come and gone, and Christmas season around the corner, you guys, like me, may have experienced a couple slow days and may be subjected to some slow time...

Revisiting the Keystone Debate

With the elections over with and Obama firmly in his seat, a group of senators both Democrat and Republican have reminded the President of his decision to delay an important...

Exit Opportunities at Regional Offices

Though the standard path for the junior on Wall Street may be changing , many still dream of the presumed greener pastures of private equity or buyside. But for those of us in...

Health & Fitness as an Analyst

As an analyst in investment banking or in other similar gigs, it can be difficult to adjust to the new lifestyle. What I found in college and what I'm seeing now with work is...

Foreign Takeovers by State-owned Enterprises

This past week, we saw the market impact of Investment Canada's decision to initially reject PETRONAS' (the Malaysian State-owned Enterprise) proposed takeover of Progress...

Surviving as the New Guy

Starting out new in anything can be difficult, be it a new team, school, group, etc. So in the seemingly ultra-conservative world of banking, it's no surprise that coming in as...

WallStreet Prep Master Financial Modeling