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Will my offer for Fortune 20 corporation be rescinded?Received an offer for a Fortune 20 corporation as entry-level financial analyst. Applied to the job when I had a 3.0+ gpa, which was the requirement. Professors submitted a few grades after the interview process lowering my gpa to a 2.93. Will my offer be rescinded? Will they find out my actual GPA ...
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New gig FP&A - What should I know before I start? + potential pathsHello Monkeys, I just landed a FP&A gig with a F10 company. My background is not in Finance nor Accounting, so I'd like to ask you guys what do you recommend I do before I start? Should I brush up on any skills or they'll give me everything (assume that's the norm)? Also, what is the normal path...
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How easy is to move from audit into M&A within Big 4 and then into IB?I am starting a role in audit at one of the Big 4 (London office) in September, in the audit team where I'll hopefully gain the ACA after 3 years. My ultimate/eventual aim is to move into the M&A arm of an Investment bank. I've heard that an internal move in a big 4 firm into CF/M&A first i...
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How easy is to move from audit into M&A within Big 4 and then into IB?I am starting a role in audit at one of the Big 4 (London office) in September, in the audit team where I'll hopefully gain the ACA after 3 years. My ultimate/eventual aim is to move into the M&A arm of an Investment bank. I've heard that an internal move in a big 4 firm into CF/M&A first i...
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Airline membership??? Delta?Just got a job with GE Capital that requires an extensive amount of travel. Anyone in the southern CT/NYC area have any advice on airline memberships? I heard Delta was good? Also wondering which airport in the area is the best. I appreciate any insight. ...
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How to get a Corp Dev/strategy job out of undergraduateHi there, I'm a finance student, and I am interested in the field of corp dev / strategy. Would anyone here be able to share what a job in the field is typically like, as well as the kind of studies (in terms of finance modules) that I should pursue in my in order to get a job in the field out of co...
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Corporate Banking at TD BankHello, I'm looking for more information on the corporate banking division at TD In relation to other corporate banks, how are the corporate banking groups at TD? Is the base (Credit Analyst) really 45k (45k from glassdoor) ? How are the exit opps compared to other banks? Interview structure? Thank y...
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Corporate Banking at TD BankHello, I'm looking for more information on the corporate banking division at TD In relation to other corporate banks, how are the corporate banking groups at TD? Is the base (Credit Analyst) really 45k (45k from glassdoor) ? How are the exit opps compared to other banks? Interview structure? Thank y...
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Banking Internal Strategy salaryDoes anyone know the salary breakdown for internal strategy groups at top bulge brackets (e.g. AVP, VP, SVP, Director)? Additional Info that Might Help: The group at the bulge bracket with which I'm interviewing exclusively recruits from MBB or MBB alumni. ...
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Transferring offices in Big 4 auditAbout me: So I interned this past busy season at a Big 4 accounting firm in the south east (I won't say the exact city for privacy reasons). The office is in the gulf coast (Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana region), and is fairly average-sized. I have one more year of my masters of accounting credit...
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BOOKRUNNERS - Need to discuss Corporate Bond issuance - $65mm-$75mmHello, I would like to speak with an investment bank Bookrunner regarding a $65mm-$75mm issuance of corporate bonds for a Caribbean resort. Thanks, Brandon ...
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Road path from ECM to F500 tech (strategy/ ops or product management)?I'm a first-year ECM analyst at a top 3 BB in London. I enjoy what I'm doing, but I wish to eventually move from investment banking to either a strategy/ops position at a F500 tech firm (long term goal of high management... CIO would be a dream come true, but just a dream for now), or product manage...
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Operating Leases and Capital BudgetingI've been trying to update our capital budgeting process to remove operating leases from the forecast and handle them separately as a finance decision. What I'm struggling with is the proper calculation of WACC to use for capital budgeting decisions. When looking at ROIC for the company, we include...
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Moving from I-Banking to Corp Dev - advice much appreciatedClient we (I was mandate lead) just did capital raise for wants to hire me to lead their buy and build strategy. Roll-up in a fragmented brick and mortar industry, great management team and PE backing, would work directly with CEO and partner with CFO. Considering, salary is less, but stock options ...
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Specific course?Hi everyone, I recently graduated and want to take a course or follow instructions on how to do Variance Analysis, Forecasting, and Budgeting. I know people have said its on Macabus or other websites, but I'm having a hard time finding an exact course to teach these skills. If anybody can post direc...
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Post MBA Corporate Development and Strategy Salaries in Tier 2 cities?After a top 25 MBA (non-M7), what range would you expect to receive with a f500 company in a non nyc/sf city, such as Charlotte? ...
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Role of Quoting Software in New Age Business Significant infrastructure investments of SaaS providers made quoting software a hot commodity in the market. Customers of SaaS quoting software will be able to reap the benefits of them by paying only a small fee. Per seat costs of a typical SaaS model quoting software and it is observed that busin...
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FLDP vs. Mid-Career positionI'm approaching senior year of undergrad and am debating between which step to take next - join FLDP at current company or skip FLDP and hire into full-time position at current company. Background: The summer after my freshmen year I began my first internship as a financial analyst in a F50 - indust...
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Calculating cost of capital for a subsidiary run independently Hello. I'm starting on a valuation project for my company. It is a subsidiary of a public company and it's sort of an insurance like company where we receive cash in advance of coverage from our customers (and we have no debt). How would I go about calculating the cost of capital or WACC for this co...
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WACC calculationWe are recently discussing a new discount rate methodology and would like to ask you for an advice. Part of our discount rate methodology discussion is concerned with size premium, namely how to "convert" the U.S. capital market based size premia (as reported e.g. by Ibbotson or newly by Duff & ...
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Help! - Hoping to switch to F500 Corp Finance from a possible pigeonhole!Hey everyone, I am currently a Senior in college about to graduate in a few months and I recently accepted an Audit Analyst position (essentially Internal Audit/Risk Management) at Bank of America Merrill Lynch as apart of their 2 year Corporate Audit Analyst Program. I was really hyped for applying...
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Best time to leave Big 4 AuditI'm finishing up my first year as an audit senior and going through the should I stay (until manager) or should I go dilemma. I know I don't want to do internal audit or financial reporting and I think my target future job would be VP, Finance or Finance Director, or would love some M&A exposure...
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DCF Discounting IssueHi, Why does the time coefficient approach yield a different result vs the first method below? Can`t see the forest from the tree.. Method one: Step 1 NOPAT * (1+G)/ WACC-G Step 2 Step-two/1+WACC^5 EV 43.242 Method two: NOPAT / (WACC-G)*Time coefficient of the last period EV 43.705 (All input variab...
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Intra-Company Finance AnalystGuys, What is your opinion on an "intra-company" finance analyst position? From what I've understood after talking to the person currently in this position, his job is to develop and maintain the most efficient corporate structure possible across the subsidiaries around EMEA (his role is particularl...
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