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WSO Hall of Fame: Corporate Finance, Development and Strategy ForumThe Wall Street Oasis corporate finance, Development and Strategy Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best discussions on the corporate finance, development and strategy industry. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To v...
WallStreetOasis.com
03 months 4 days ago
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Financing trade deficitWhat exactly does it mean "to finance a trade deficit"? I mean, when does a trade deficit really need to be financed? I'm asking because if a company just buys for example Chinese products, it doesn't really need to finance them if it has enough cash on hand. Any explanation will be greatly appreci...
Jack334
021 min 5 sec ago
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rebranding in corporate financeI've got 10+yrs of corporate finance experience all within industry. The experience is diverse and includes M&A, restructures, divestitures, strategy development, performance improvement, digital transformation. I am looking to transition into fund management and/ or corporate advisory, and woul...
ShrewdChimp
01 hour 33 min ago
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Whats the word on Accounts Recivables Finance? (Career wise)I saw some accounts receivables position at HSBC, careers in corporate finance, and then ran across another at a non-bank company. From what I have read so far skills developed = financial analysis, business analysis, decision making. Though I am not quite sure to what extent since each place has th...
Papa Harambe
719 hours 31 min ago
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New to Corp Dev, seeking adviceHi champs, I am 3 years out of college and have been working in analytics/corp fin/strategy. I took a few accounting & finance classes in school (contemplated a career in banking back then but never made the cut) and have friends working in banking, so I know excel, the lingos, concepts, what DC...
foggy
1322 hours 34 min ago
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Ratios for sale of VineyardHi guys, Have a question, got a case study where a wine company sold its vineyard and decided to purchase all of its grapes and processes themselves. What ratios do you normally look at to find out why the decision was made and that is the right way to go? I was thinking of fixed asset turnover or a...
tajid
21 day 14 hours ago
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Corporate finance Equity Shares Issued (in practice)So my company is raising capital. We are dealing with investors and have agreed upon a $5 million pre-money valuation. Based on the number of shares outstanding, the current share price works out to $0.3931 or a more precise calculation is $0.39306229 A new investor is coming in and wants to give...
Ninja-Analyst
11 day 17 hours ago
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Boutique IB & pe internship to f500 finance/ BB Operations?!!!?!?have had a major change of heart and realized i don't want to be in banking/ deal making environment. looking for advice on how to get into a solid f500 program after ive done internships at boutique ib and pe? Mainly looking for structured program w/ brand name/ ...
dontbugme
42 days 1 hour ago
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Firms with secondment practices?Has anyone heard of companies that offer secondment or sabbatical opportunities to early career (1-4 years of experience) associates? I'm particularly interested in secondments, basically temporary "loaning" of employees to other companies to do projects that give them new experiences and new skills...
cbsang
02 days 15 hours ago
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What exactly is "ops"?i know what ops is at a broker dealer. but what is ops in F500 or even much smaller companies? for instance a contact of mine has recently started working in "operations" at a sexy startup in san francisco. it just seems like a kind of catch-all job title. but is there a typical description of what ...
bernie madoff
33 days 4 min ago
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Data science bootcamp - yay or nay?Hey all, Just curious on anyone's advice on attending a three-month intense data science bootcamp. Personally, I worked in ER for almost two years after undergrad and I've been doing some data science on the side for fun over the past few months while working part-time for a small fintech company. I...
notmytrollaccount
13 days 30 min ago
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Silicon Valley VC Firm downfallVirtual Reality VC firm exposed Link labeled the "Valley's Party Animal" in Bloomberg https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-05-28/rothenberg-ventures-silicon-valley-s-party-animal ...
BatMasterson
13 days 6 hours ago
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Roadmap to CFOCurrently I am a college freshman and have been really interested in accounting and investing in general for 3-4 years now. My end goal is to become a CFO and I would like to start in accounting preferably at a big 4 firm to build from. After a few years I would like to go back to school and get an ...
RYANKLAUS1998
03 days 15 hours ago
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Boeing vs. SunPower rotational programI'm graduating in May from undergrad, and am evaluating two programs. Boeing 3-4 year program Puget Sound Area (Renton/Everett) 55k starting salary Particularly attracted to the brand name, stability of career, and doors it will open in the future. Pay is a bit low but the Puget Sound region is not ...
CorpFinQuestion
53 days 17 hours ago
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FLDP Second ThoughtsHello all, To give some background, I am a senior accounting major attending a non-target and I interned with a F500 this past summer and was fortunate enough to receive an offer to their FLDP. The deadline for acceptance is approaching and I am most likely going to end up asking for an extension....
Robertsmit
31 week 1 day ago
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FLDP from non-targetI'm an Accounting and MIS major that is looking for opportunities to join an FLDP in technology, CPG, Pharma, or retail. At my school, only one F500 have established recruiting for their FLDP. What advice do you have for me to when applying to other companies like Microsoft, GE, General Mills, and o...
Cheezus
41 week 2 days ago
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Investment in Bloomberg TerminalHello lads and ladies, I'm working for a Corporate Financing and Advisory firm in Beijing, and have recently come across the power of Bloomberg Terminal, as well as had a demonstration in their office. For a small firm, $25k USD pa might be hard to justify, though for the work we do, and the busines...
KevinKevin
71 week 2 days ago
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Most Useful Internships for a Future CFO Career Hi everyone, I am currently in the final stages of my bachelor degree in Business at Vienna School of Business and Economics (Austria, Europe). I will finish Jan-2017 with 1.00 (best GPA possible) and will take till Sep-2018 to gain some experience doing multiple internships which brings me to my qu...
RoVanY
21 week 2 days ago
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Bad ValuationAnyone ever been on the buy-side of an acquisition, in which you over-valued the target's value? Today I had to meet with accounting/finance/B.I. of company I work at to discuss reasons why I messed up on an acquisition. The acquisition closed a few months ago, and we are just now realizing that the...
Lawnmowerman
191 week 3 days ago
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Corp Fin Analyst at Deloitte to HF?Just trying to learn more about corporate finance in general, but anyways I'm meeting w/ an alum next week who's a principal at Deloitte. I looked into their programs for undergrads, and granted I've seen some people on LinkedIn w/ profile descriptions as "IB analyst at Deloitte." I'm mostly curious...
Scurti
21 week 3 days ago
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Depreciation in COGSI am working on the factory financial model. Therefore, depreciation costs of the Plant and Equipment are included in COGS, as these fixed assets are used in the direct production of the inventory. My question is - as far as all the fixed assets company owns is just an equipment that is used in dire...
Interesnea
21 week 3 days ago
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Advice on getting out of energy...Guys, I have never posted a discussion here before, but I am hoping some of you all might be able to help me out a bit. I am a Corporate development professional (sr analyst, 2 juniors under me, I report to the director of corp dev and the two of us do meaningfully all the M&A work and report ...
JuniorMInion
51 week 4 days ago
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2.5 years in Big Four audit: Ask Me AnythingI was recommended to do an AMA thread by the good people in this thread: http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/finished-bus... While as that one was from the perspective of a first year auditor, I myself am a third year one (well 2.5 years in). As background I work in London auditing corporate clie...
williamthesnake
391 week 5 days ago
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Wells Fargo Finacial Analyst Program Hi, So I recently applied to the Wells Fargo Financial Analyst Program 2016, this is the full time position. I applied mid march and my application status just moved from "Applied" to "Review" I can only think this is more good than bad. Has anyone else who has applied for this program or other p...
nyguy11
41 week 5 days ago
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From industry to corporate advisoryI'm looking to move from industry to corporate advisory, I've managed M&A transactions, debt & equity financing, restructures, capital planning, strategy development, performance improvement. Despite by experience, it is challenging to find opportunities to move into corporate advisory, whic...
ShrewdChimp
01 week 6 days ago
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Does anyone notice people move from FP&A to other parts of the business?maybe it's just my industry, or perhaps more specifically, my company, but it seems many eople who started in FP&A or commercial finance roles actually move to other parts of the organization. sure, some go into M&A or strategy but i've seen many others move into somewhat different career pa...
bernie madoff
52 weeks 21 hours ago
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Big 4 - Transfer offices just to leave soon after?Question for those of you in Big 4. I'm currently a Senior in an office on the East Coast, and looking to make my way out West. I don't want to be in public for more than another year, and am looking to transition into an fp&a role. I've been applying to positions with companies in the city I...
romborama
32 weeks 1 day ago
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How is Market Value of Equity calculated for an unlisted company?Hey guys, How is Market Value of Equity calculated for an unlisted company? Using comps? how? What if the comps aren't comparable? Use book value of equity? Thanks! ...
tajid
72 weeks 2 days ago
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Need advice on deciding on a job to eventually get into Corp FinanceI currently have two potential job offers but I am not sure which route will help me get into corporate finance down the years. Just a little back story- I finished my undergrad last year with a non-business degree and took up a marketing analyst internship, which transitioned into full-time, at a...
sedward
72 weeks 3 days ago
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I'm in Asset Based Lending. What are some exit opps from here?I am a 3rd year analyst in an ABL group at a BB. As I head into my third-year, I am wondering what my exit opps would be. I've asked other people in the industry what some exit opps will be, and it seems like most people stay in credit or either go to the relationship management side, which I do not...
ABLfinance
22 weeks 3 days ago
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Strategy to increase profitability for Private Banking Hello everyone, I am working in a Private banking Due to the market turmoil, the private banking business is sharking all around the world. Principally the business is driven by NNM (net new money) and Market effect. (which will increase AuM and increase asset related revenues) Points I'd like to ...
Getthejob
13 weeks 1 day ago
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Any active Credit Analysts (lending) here?I have been searching but found mainly inactive users. Most threads had relatively recent posts, but mainly people trying to figure out a few things. Would be good to hear from you. And, if you could drop some tips on how to hit the ground running that would awesome. ...
Papa Harambe
43 weeks 1 day ago
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Corp Fin (FLDP grad) Resume AdviceI am "graduating" from a FLDP program (coming up on my 2 years at a F500) and I am trying to move on and find another Corp Fin role at a F500. I simply do not see myself staying at this company because it has a slow and bureaucratic culture and I really want to switch to a different firm. I wanted s...
snakeoil
43 weeks 1 day ago
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Standard Chartered Bank's "Corporate & Institutional Clients and Corporate Finance" InternshipIs the "Corporate & Institutional Clients and corporate finance" internship at Standard Chartered Bank their IBD internship? I know that generally, for SCB's other internships such as in Commercial Banking or Wealth Management, their interviews are composed of purely resume-related and behaviour...
ellennelle
23 weeks 1 day ago
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Cargill SBDAnybody know anything about Cargill's SBD Associate rotational program for MBAs? Comp/location/progression etc? ...
mongo83
13 weeks 2 days ago
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Chances of getting Corp Dev/Strat ?I'm a first year Cornell Johnson MBA student and I'm wondering what the chances are of getting a corp dev/strat role without a 2 year IB stint? ...
greekmyth
53 weeks 4 days ago
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Term Paper Writing ServiceWe provide effective Term Paper Writing Service helping our users with real time benefits. Here we offer you the best assignment help according to your requirements. ...
janifarsoloman
03 weeks 5 days ago
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New Johnson & Johnson FLDP Starting SalaryDoes anyone have any information on what the new Johnson & Johnson FLDP starting salary is? I've heard through the grapevine that they bumped it up. ...
CFLateral
23 weeks 6 days ago
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BB Corp Finance NYC -> FLHi all, Next year summer I'll be completing my 2-year analyst program at a top BB in corporate finance here in NYC and am thinking about moving to Florida. My only problem with this is that my current position gives me really great exposure and looks really good on my resume, but it wouldn't be poss...
mborr009
03 weeks 6 days ago
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Executive directorI'm looking for jobs in Canada in investment banking, corporate banking or derivatives at executive director ...
Gars12
34 weeks 19 hours ago
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Is this worth my time?Hello WSO Community, I recently started my first full time job and feel extremely shorted. I was told this position would be mostly corporate development with a lot of focus on M&A deals. However, so far all I have done is quarterly/monthly reporting and some treasury focused things. The role ha...
FinanciallyFocused
44 weeks 22 hours ago
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Cost Estimators: The Bankers of the Construction IndustryRecently guys I have started a career in the construction industry as a project manager and cost estimator for a local company (boutique) and have seen the underlying similarities to the bankers of the financial world. It's also a career most finance and business guys haven't heard of because the c...
UTDFinanceGuy
284 weeks 1 day ago
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BGC Partners Limited Tokyo Announces Agreement to Acquire Sunrise Brokers, a Leading Financial Brokerage for Equity DerivativesLONDON - July 19, 2016 - BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "BGC," or "the Company") a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced that it has entered into an agreement[1] to acquire the businesses of Sunrise Brokers Group ("Sunri...
isob3lwr1ght
04 weeks 1 day ago
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Healthcare Corporate StrategyAnyone know of any reputable and legitimate healthcare corporate strategy groups that involve long range strategic planning (3-5 years) hiring at the associate/manager level? ...
gf1990
21 month 1 day ago
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I'm a first year credit analyst with Wells Fargo Capital Finance. I love it, but eventually I'd like to explore other directionsBackground: First year credit analyst with Wells Fargo Capital Finance FAP Program. It's Asset Based Lending.... I know it isn't IBD but I am really loving the program. The pay is solid, but the real value IMO comes from the great deal I've been able to learn about. On top of that, my coworkers are ...
ladegenerate
261 month 1 day ago
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BGC Partners Limited Tokyo to Add Dean Berry to its Global Electronic and Hybrid Execution TeamLONDON, July 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "BGC" or "the Company"), a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced that Dean Berry will be joining BGC Partners1 as an Executive Managing Director in its...
claudekeiper
01 month 1 day ago
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BGC Partners Limited Tokyo’s Financial ServicesOur Financial Services business provides a full range of trade execution and broker-dealer services. The benefit of BGC's integrated platform is that it gives customers flexibility and choice in price discovery, execution and processing of their transactions, through voice, hybrid, or fully electron...
leighphe
01 month 2 days ago
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FLDP Program Recruiting Timeline?I am looking to apply to fldps this year and have not been able to find out when they start recruiting. Are they on the same timeline as banks or are they later in the year? ...
abauscher
121 month 2 days ago
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Advice needed: summer school or courses in corporate financeHi! Guys can you advice summer school or courses (2017) in corporate finance? ...
inalaev
21 month 5 days ago
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Email Marketing Is Playing An Important Role In EcommerceEffective marketing is needed in order to succeed in business. With effective marketing skills, an entrepreneur can turn even the dreariest of businesses into a gold mine. The right marketing skills can help a person attract the market to his or her business. However, the rights skills may not be en...
SophiaGreen
21 month 5 days ago
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Big 4 Risk Advisory vs. F500 LDPHi guys, little background information on myself: I am going to be a senior, undergrad finance student at a Big Ten university (think IU, MSU, UofI type school). I just completed an audit internship at EY however, I hated accounting and used to be an accounting major but just switched over to finan...
packerfan17
81 month 5 days ago
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Equity Research to Corporate Development?Hey guys, I'm an equity analyst covering TMT stocks for a BB in San Francisco (1st year VP) after a stint in management consulting, and I'd really like to make a transition to Corporate Development in LA (in the entertainment industry). I know my background isn't a perfect fit, but am I deluding mys...
ExpectAscension
51 month 6 days ago
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Masters in Accounting at age 24/25; Does it impact your hire ability with Big 4? Lets say that I was able to have a successful business venture or do tech sales for 3/4 years post graduation. Then go back to get a MS in Accounting. Would being older be a disadvantage for Big 4 hiring or might it even be a *plus* since you have more verifiable and actionable experience. I guess ...
UTDFinanceGuy
51 month 6 days ago
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Salary for post-MBA in Corporate Finance (Tech Sector)Hey all - I will be graduating from a top 20 MBA interested in a career in corporate finance for a technology company. Spent my whole career in corporate finance roles too. Question: what is the starting salary for a recent MBA grad in the tech sector? I have 8 years of corporate finance experie...
jimjones87
41 month 1 week ago
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EV, Target Debt or Book?Hi guys, Got an assignment question that I am unsure of and would greatly appreciate any help. I have calculated EV and the question is asking for equity value. To derive to Equity Value, do I deduct book value of debt (taken from balance sheet or Deduct EV by target debt based on D/V ratio? And why...
tajid
01 month 1 week ago
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Career decision question - Help Please!!!I'm currently an engineer in the aerospace division of a F50 company. I've been in our engineering rotation program for about 2 years now and almost at the tail end of my rotation which means I'll have to pick a permanent group for the next few years. Throughout my rotations I've realized 2 things -...
Sordar
01 month 1 week ago
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KPMG Drug Test?I'm asking this question because I heard KPMG stopped in 2011, but no substantial source for that (read: I read it on the interwebs). Anybody know if KPMG drug tests for new consulting/accounting hires? If a gold star has the answer I'll throw down a SB fo sho dawgggg ...
D M
171 month 1 week ago
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Post-undergrad plans-- Compliance vs. Corporate Finance (law school vs. eventual MBA)I'm a rising senior majoring in finance and I'm trying to decide what I want to do after I graduate. My GPA and resume are primed for a F500 corporate analyst spot. However, I'm exploring an interest in compliance as well. I'm starting a compliance focused internship in a few weeks that I know will ...
fineconlaw
01 month 1 week ago
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Corporate Banking Interview questions?Wasn't sure if this was the best forum ask this, but for any folks with corporate banking experience, what made you choose corporate banking over other areas (like IBD) and what kind of technical questions could I expect? As to why corporate banking: For me, the main reason is that I think it's an a...
Delta Storm
311 month 1 week ago
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How to Avoid being a SFA for life?I'm one month into my F100 FLDP, and thing that I immediately noticed is that out of the 40-50 finance people at my location, the majority of them are only one promotion above entry level, though the average age of these "Financial Analyst II's" is mid 30's. The average age of the managers (with 5-1...
dan_yo23
31 month 1 week ago
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capitalizing How does capitalizing expenses work with cash basis accounting? If we are capitalizing for past expenses that were paid and cash received in this period? Thanks! ...
troy1
21 month 2 weeks ago
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More info on FP&A, and required education?Hey everyone, first of all excuse my ignorance on the topic, I am still doing research and trying to find the best fit for me. I'm currently going into my junior year and need to make some decisions. Before I do that I was hoping to get some information on the best route to go to help get into thi...
ecusum
81 month 2 weeks ago
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Advice wanted - corporate finance to investment/PE - untraditional routeHello all. So to start, my ideal career (or at least my perception of it) is in banking and trying to see how realistic my chances are and if there is a chance, where on the totem pole I'll be. My background: I'm 31 years old, non-target school (Penn State) with a BS in business management. I've b...
jkim13
71 month 2 weeks ago
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GE FMP Internship - Offering any advice? There's a ton of great information on here about the FT program that I have enjoyed reading, very little available on the internship. I'm interning this summer with GE at one of their US HQs (not capital). I wanted to see if anyone on here has interned with GE and can offer any advice on preparing f...
trippycannon
491 month 2 weeks ago
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International Financial Securities Regulatory Commission on Best-buy savings accounts often beat investing in the stock marketBased on a major study conducted since 1995 on the performance of savings and investments, keeping your cash in a best-buy savings account can often provide better returns than investing in stocks. So, which is really better? The research which was done by financial journalist Paul Lewis (not relate...
nathanorell1
01 month 3 weeks ago
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Corporate Development/FP&A hybrid role salaryWhat is the salary range for a Manager Corporate Development/FP&A hybrid role in NYC area. ...
Gkid44
01 month 3 weeks ago
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At what point in FP&A (in New York City area) should you break $100K?Just curious as to the typical salary range for each "level" in an organization within the FP&A function. At what point, bonus included or not, should you be approaching $100K annually? What, in your opinion, is fair market value? Thanks! ...
bernie madoff
141 month 3 weeks ago
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capitalization for R&DHello, Why can't R&D expenses be capitalized? Are there instances where they can be capitalized? Thanks! ...
troy1
11 month 3 weeks ago
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Projected/Actual (Modeling Question)Does anyone have an efficient way to model variance between projected and actual figures? The best way I know would be to just hardcode the projected elsewhere in the model and then have the actuals update as the model is updated. Anyone have a better way? ...
RobberBaron123
11 month 3 weeks ago
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Negative unlevered free cash flowHi there, I have just started with a corporate finance course and try to interpret some Cash Flows. Could you tell me what a negative value of an unlevered free cashflow mean for a claimant of a firm? Thanks in advance!! ...
glatzekatze
11 month 3 weeks ago
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Company valuationGood evening. I'm an Italian student, University of Catania, enrolled in the graduate program in "corporate finance". I have to take the exam of "Business Valuation" and my professor faithfully follows the professor's program Aswath Damodaran. The exam consists in the presentation of a project on th...
Francobati
21 month 3 weeks ago
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Advice Needed: Burning Bridges! I need some advice. I currently work for a big4 firm in its TAS/M&A department in a western European country but plan to move to the US early next year to look for work (I have a green card). Normally I am not entitled to overtime compensation because of my level/title, however, because of a sp...
ProspectiveCD
161 month 3 weeks ago
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Career change advice (Treasury vs. FICC Business management) Hi All, this is my first post so bare with me. Background I'm an associate within Operations at a bulge bracket Investment bank specialising in project management. Previously had been a consultant within IB doing similar work; work experience 3/4 years. I'm looking to make a career change within my...
J1
01 month 3 weeks ago
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Foreign Currency AdjustmentsHi, I am currently working on a project finance financial model and it relates to a power project in a specific country. The reporting currency is that of the country where the power project resides in, but we intend to raise dollar denominated debt and our fuel source will be biomass (also paid in ...
Doobsmeister
11 month 3 weeks ago
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How competitive is F500 Finance?I am a senior at a non target and will graduate with around a 3.3 Cum gpa and 3.8 Finance gpa. I have 3 years of wealth management and business development experience. Do I have a shot at landing a decent role? ...
abauscher
101 month 3 weeks ago
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Entry-level enterprise systems for small familly businesses (500k to 5M annual revenue)Let's say you're a business that's wayyy too small to be using COGNOS, Hyperion, or SAP, but you want something more sophisticated Excel and MS Access. Let's also assume you're on your way to being a legit and have already invested in Quickbooks. What enterprise solution would you use to do your bus...
fc200v
51 month 4 weeks ago
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Am I doing FP&A or glorified accounting?what i do on a fairly regular basis on a high level is manage budget and spend some specifics: approving purchase requisitions and tracking purchase orders monthly accruals and reconciliation against actuals in our accounting files re-forecasting budgeting for the upcoming year monthly reporting (op...
bernie madoff
81 month 4 weeks ago
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Has anyone used Korn Ferry's Interview Guide?Does anyone have experience with Korn Ferry's Interview Architect Interview Guide? I've heard and seen samples of it. It's an interview guide tool that Apple, Microsoft, Yahoo and other F500 companies use to base interview questions off of so they can tie an individual with certain Lominger based co...
Max-Lee12
02 months 4 days ago
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Cookin' The BooksAnyone who prepares management accounts or has involvement in that process; have you ever been asked to do something that you haven't felt comfortable with? How have you dealt with it? ...
BoardroomBanter8
02 months 1 week ago
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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...
Jk12345_54321
112 months 1 week ago
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Valuations Comp in DC and NYC areaHey everyone, I was wondering a good compensation is for entry level valuations position at a boutique valuations firm in DC area? What about NYC area? Which valuations firm pays the most: Duff & Phelps, SRR, or Big 4? What are some exit opps for this career path? Is the Comp and Hours usually B...
FundAnalyst
22 months 1 week ago
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Financial Analyst Program - Wells Fargo - Background question Hi Guys, I wanted to know what would the interview process be for an applicant with a Political Science degree for the Wells Fargo FAP. I have a diverse background in terms of internships, but I've never worked in a bank, I'm basically into business operations/development for Non-Profit organizati...
m439
02 months 1 week ago
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Big4 Corporate Finance Internship Exit OpportunitiesHello everyone, Was hoping to know the general consensus around Big4 corporate finance groups and their related exit opportunities/FT prospects after internships. I'm currently completing an internship at one of these groups in Toronto and was wondering how NY and SF view this experience? Is it com...
BayStreetBoss
02 months 1 week ago
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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...
Soros
1372 months 1 week ago
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Hedge Fund Corp Strat / Biz DevPerhaps it's a bit naive of me to generalize that all HFs would be similar in this capacity, but what function does corporate strategy and business development serve for these institutions? Specifically, what are the responsibilities and day-to-day undertakings of someone who would do that job post ...
Per48edjes
02 months 1 week ago
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Nestle Purina InternshipHas anyone here been through their finance/accounting/audit internship, or know how reputable it is? I'm looking into applying and was looking for some insight if anyone has been through the process or if anyone works there now. Thanks in advance! ...
Lunchbox12
02 months 1 week ago
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Breaking into credit analyst postions as a recent undergradateI recently graduated from a undergraduate position from a non-target school in my area in May, and was wondering what was the easiest way to getting into a credit analyst position. I did have internships during my undergrad, but they were in more of Asset Management field rather than corporate banki...
studentinvestor
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Salaries for Corporate Finance post-MBA?I'm interested in doing an MBA and then working at a consulting firm for a couple years. After that I want to switch to Corp finance, corp dev, or corp strat. How much do people make in these corporate jobs? When should I expect to break $200k? Where do most max out at? ...
DanRalsh
222 months 2 weeks ago
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Series exams for Private Banking/Wealth Management analystsHey guys, I am starting a BB Wealth Management/Private Banking gig as an analyst in the next few weeks and was wondering exactly which Series exams I need to take. Obviously the Series 7 is a given, but with regard to the 63/65 and potentially any others, I can't get a straight answer. Thanks in a...
makemoneymakemoney
42 months 2 weeks ago
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Can a MBA Student Still Apply for "Undergraduate" Positions?I am pursuing my MBA and came into my program straight from undergrad. I've noticed some positions specify programs as being for undergraduates and then having other programs for MBA students. For example, I've noticed J.P. Morgan and Wells Fargo do this. The thing I'm noticing is some of these MBA...
scdraider
32 months 2 weeks ago
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NFL Media Strategy & Biz DevAnybody know anything about this group? Saw there was a job posting for this and seems pretty interesting. Looks like the group that negotiates all the content rights. Thanks. ...
hootyhoo
12 months 2 weeks ago
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Danaher BOLD 5-Year Rotational/Developmental Program Reputation and LDP vs consulting?A few of my MBA mentors have said its a phenomenal company to learn and develop leadership skills, but I can't find much about the reputation of the specific program online which is concerning considering it is a 5-year commitment. Has anyone heard of the program and its reputation? Any insight on i...
Ixens
12 months 2 weeks ago
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FP&A/SG&A Skills directly transferable to...?Hi all, I'm currently going through an interesting path (quarter-life crisis?) regarding my current position. I'm currently junior analyst at an F50 (top 10) company and I feel like my work is very underwhelming. I learned a good bunch about corp fin and all the bureaucracies, office politics, etc e...
whitepowerranger
142 months 3 weeks ago
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Funding Trader - More Risk than Trading?Is the funding desk at a bank more of a Middle Office risk role than a "proper" Front Office trading position? Does it get as much respect as other roles, even if the bonus is lower because of lower hours and more relaxed lifestyle? ...
AJunior
02 months 3 weeks ago
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Can I Go From FB/GOOG/MSFT Engineering to Business Development?Hey, I'm a long-time lurker first-time poster on this site with a somewhat oddball career change idea. I'm a current summer software engineering intern at FB/GOOG/MSFT. The summer has given me a good idea of what it's like to be a professional software engineer at a top engineering firm. My co-work...
ThinkerAndADoer
02 months 3 weeks ago
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I am in Corp. Strategy at a top BB ---> What should I do next?A little background on myself - I am almost 1.5 years into my analyst position in the Corporate Strategy group at a top BB (think MS/JP/GS). The gig has been exciting - internal consulting with high-level exposure across the IB businesses and with senior executives. As an analyst I've covered advan...
MillerGold
02 months 3 weeks ago
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2 Years Audit Experience, want to return to Grad School for Finance and apply for financial services firm. What are my options? I have a year and half experience in IT Audit with a Big 4, along with almost a year in industry. However I'm really getting tired of audit as its not what I intended to do out of college. I planned on a concentration in Finance but due to personal factors wasn't able to do that during my undergrad,...
DCz1992
02 months 3 weeks ago
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Possible to Leverage Big 4 Audit Experience Into a More Decision-Making Role?Hi Everyone, I'm currently working for the Big 4 in audit and don't like it so far. Although the hours are pretty bad, especially considering the pay, that isn't really what's getting me down. I'm fine with working 50-55 hours a week in order to advance my career. The issue is that I'm not sure if I...
auditing sox
22 months 3 weeks ago
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what are the different types of jobs classified under financial analyst postioni always hear that financial analyst is a broad term and i was wondering what jobs specifically fall under this category, I've heard of buying and selling side. could anyone tell me a website on where i can find financial analyst jobs or jobs similar to that? ...
Killua1234
22 months 3 weeks ago
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Corporate Development - CFA UsefulnessI currently work in Corp Dev in a financial modeling role. My background before this job was accounting based (I have a CPA). I am thinking I want to stay in my current role, but want to expand my finance knowledge base and continue working. I was wondering peoples thoughts on getting a CFA from a p...
mmbergmm
172 months 4 weeks ago

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