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WSO Monkey at OWS VideosLast week we sent our very own mascot out to OWS to charm the crowd, pass out some bananas, engage in some conversation and spread the message: "Wall Street Monkeys are not part of the 1%" Best videos of the bunch are below, and if you haven't seen the photos yet, see the album on our Facebook page...
AndyLouis
191 week 1 day ago
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'F-you money'It looks like Google has shoveled too much money into its AI/AV departments, because they are going elsewhere. According to Bloomberg... One Reason Staffers Quit Google's Car Project? The Company Paid Them So Much 'F-you money' awarded to veteran team members boosted parent Alphabet's R&D costs...
Tchyk
301 week 1 day ago
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Is online Selling Adderall websites have LicenseIf the people use adderall than from where they can get. In the other hand, i have seen some websites which selling adderall online ie. buyonlineadderall(.)com, I want to know that is it legal and really provide the authentic medicine. So anyone have some experience in this respect. Thanks in advan...
robinhud
11 week 1 day ago
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What's the most $ you could lose for your firm w/ one click? Or how much damage could you cause with one error? one wrong click, one wrong number inputed do you ever get home and think "shit, did i forget to....." ...
Making Monkey
421 week 1 day ago
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Allergan agrees to buy fat-freezing company for $2.47bnFT.com article Allergan said it would pay $2.47bn in cash to acquire the maker of machines that freeze and remove fat cells, as the drugmaker best known for its Botox wrinkle treatment expands its offering for plastic surgeons and cosmetic dermatologists. Zeltiq's CoolSculpting machines use a proce...
Matrick
71 week 1 day ago
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The $250,000 StockWarren Buffett has never split the class A shares of Berkshire Hathaway and don't count on him doing it any time soon. The stock is now over $250,000 a share and thats up over 3 million percent... not bad returns. Three Reasons Why Warren Buffett Never Split Berkshire's $250,000 Stock Over the year...
Tchyk
01 week 2 days ago
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Should The NFL Change Its Overtime Rules?As a Patriots fan, I admit that I recently benefited from the current overtime rules. However, if the Falcons had won the toss, scored right away, and won the game; I would have been very displeased in the overtime format. I've heard many opinions on what the NFL should do, but I haven't been comple...
silverbuck898
21 week 2 days ago
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Moving to DC from AustraliaHi All, I'm from Australia just finished undergrad and moving to start a gig in consulting in the DC area. The office area is in the McClean/Arlington area. I know no one in DC, unfortunately so any advice you could give in regards to areas to live in/Areas to avoid would be great! Also any other ti...
Jaxom
601 week 2 days ago
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SoftBank to acquire Fortress Investment Group for $3.3bnFT article SoftBank's billionaire founder Masayoshi Son, who has boasted of creating the "Berkshire Hathaway of tech", has thrown himself into the world of private equity and hedge funds with a $3.3bn acquisition of US alternative asset manager Fortress Investment Group. The deal by the Japanese gr...
Matrick
31 week 2 days ago
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The Rusty Honda was Right - 30 Car Brands and Their 10 Year Maintenance CostsThe cost of not driving "The Rusty Honda" can be quite taxing. Who still wants to pony up for Middle Class clout? Your Mechanic expands upon the article from LifeHacker referenced below. The cost of not driving "The Rusty Honda" can be quite taxing. Who still wants to pony up for Middle Class clout?...
Ebolamonkey
431 week 2 days ago
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Where did you go for Spring Break when you were in college?Although I already have plans for Spring Break, I thought with it coming up, now might be a good time to ask you monkeys where you went storage when you were in college. Looking to start discussion on pricing, location, thoughts on food and nightlife, climate etc. in places where you all have been s...
@_KrK
21 week 2 days ago
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What was your first job and where are you now?Including unpaid jobs and internships, where did you start out? For me, I worked as a youth soccer coach in high school and helped a lot of local teams with spare hands. Now I work for a private equity research firm in London. I was curious if anyone has an interesting starting point before moving t...
GabeTheGreat
271 week 2 days ago
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A Little Flashback: Nokia 3310Hello monkeys, How many of you remember using these phones? Generation X bankers, I'm looking at you! Did you use these to text other traders about your stock pick, or call home to let your family know you're going home late? If yes, great news: Nokia is reportedly planning a relaunch of the iconic...
Dealova
01 week 2 days ago
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How Important Is It To Have A Mentor?I recently attended an event that featured a panel full of successful businesspersons. The purpose of the event was for them to answer questions on how they got to where they were at. Something that stuck was when one of the businessmen explained how having a mentor had a profound effect on his care...
silverbuck898
31 week 2 days ago
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Just found my brown twinJust found the brown me, in case any of you were wondering. Apparently he's a rocket scientist in India, so that's pretty cool. He's done the 'stache to a T. @BillBelichick37 , @Matrick , @thebrofessor , @IlliniProgrammer , @Eddie Braverman ...
Frank Quattrone
01 week 2 days ago
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Travel Insurance for Work-Related Reasons?I booked a trip for late May and I may or may not be able to go due to active deals. Has anyone used "cancel for work reasons" or "cancel for any reason" insurance before and been successfully reimbursed? Any recommendations? It seems like most travel insurance providers will do anything to not reim...
MMBanker14
11 week 2 days ago
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Is The Rise in Bank Shares Coming At The Expense Of Employees?https://www.wsj.com/articles/its-boom-time-again-f... Monkeys, was reading this article on WSJ. The banking sector is seeing bright days with increasing investor confidence. But a lot of them mention that they are cutting back on expenses (real estate , employee benefits etc.). There was also news o...
FinDroid
01 week 2 days ago
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Google Can Now Design An Outfit For YouGoogle is teaming up with H&M to make an app that will create the perfect outfits for you based on the data retrieved from your electronic devices, aka your previous purchases and most viewed pages. Once you open this app, it will immediately show you all the outfits it has put together, and you...
scorpio20
311 week 2 days ago
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Analytical Projects that you've done beforeFor the benefit of everyone, I thought it would be helpful if the WSO community would be kind enough to share their experience and responsibilities with analytical projects in any finance field; Trading, Equity research, fixed income, portfolio management, client service, etc. If possible, can the c...
llee255
01 week 2 days ago
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6 Steps to Improve Your Decision MakingThere is a lot of conversation around decision making and how to best go about making the right choices. Theres a mathematical modeling/decision tree approach, some people have no approach and go with their gut feeling (perhaps a method within itself). I always find myself struggling to narrow down ...
Tchyk
01 week 3 days ago
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How important is it to know sports?I'm in b-school writing a newsletter to make it easier for non-sports fans to keep up with sports news. Is it really important in banking to know sports and talk sports? How often does the topic come up? ...
msclutch
21 week 3 days ago
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Starting finance career with shaved head?Hey everyone, wanted to get some advice from fellow monkeys. Looking to shave my head soon (balding is becoming fairly noticeable around the temples and the top). Tired of having to do weird combing and pretend it looks alright in pictures. ...
Tam Wake
441 week 3 days ago
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Apple at all time highThere's a lot of optimism surrounding the 10th anniversary iPhone, and recently Apple revealed that they are releasing two original TV shows this spring. This has helped push their stock price to an all time high and their market cap is back above $700bn, but is this really a record worth noting? ...
kidbrown
01 week 3 days ago
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What happens when your force yourself/others out of bed in the morning...So I've been struggling with this one for a while. I like to be up early, but my girlfriend is severely against this idea. Her commute is about an hour-and-a-half 70-ish miles each way. I always suggest she wake up in the mornings and leave early to beat the city traffic. This would also help me, as...
Tchyk
341 week 3 days ago
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Career Advice.hey, new user here. seeking any input regarding career or just general financial advice. to give a bit of short background, currently first year undergrad student, umich. used to lurk here around age 15-16 for a while, i still remember some memorable posters so if they would like to chime in that wo...
post-mortem capital
81 week 3 days ago
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Tech ValuationI was wondering if someone could discuss tech valuation multiples (specifically for internet, software and semiconductor companies). My understanding is that internet companies that are pre EBITDA are going to use funky valuation methods like number of unique users, software companies typically have...
slome
11 week 3 days ago
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Most Promising Jobs in FinanceLinkedIn recently released an article on the most promising jobs in the financial sector; none of the jobs were very surprising to see on the list. 1. Financial Analyst 2. Underwriting Manager 3. Quantitative Analyst 4. Scrum Master 5. Data Analyst 6. Product Manager 7. Credit Analyst 8. Software ...
tgi-finance
21 week 3 days ago
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Anyone in Moscow this weekend and next week?I'll be in Moscow seeing friends this weekend if anyone is around and wants to get a drink. I'm based out of London and would definitely be interested in hearing how finance is going over there. PM me if you want to meet up. I'll be around Saturday leaving Wednesday morning. Spasibo ...
OCbFree
01 week 3 days ago
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Got Laid Off - How will this hurt my MBA chances?Guys, My firm went through annual downsizing and I got caught in the gutter a few days ago. I already have a job lining up before the layoff but was wondering how this will affect my chances of going to the top MBA schools? Since I already have another job lining up, can I say I left the job volunta...
BitiProno
121 week 3 days ago
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New Comment. Click here to refresh.Anyone else annoyed by this popup that you can't get rid of? Even the WSO Chat on the bottom right is a bit annoying (takes you to a new page...) ...
GoldmansSack
01 week 3 days ago
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How will humanity survive in the future?All the AI and universal income topics got me thinking about this. With robots/AI uprising, how will humanity survive? I don't mean this in a terminator kind of way, but with AI taking over most of the unskilled - and even skilled work later on - unemployment is going to be a huge issue. If we do no...
silverace
01 week 3 days ago
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Superbowl 2017: Patriots vs Falcons WOW. Congrats to @WallStreetOasis.com's Patriots, they came back from being down 28-3 in one of the best games I've ever seen. -First-ever Super Bowl to go to overtime (28-28) -MVP Tom Brady adds to his legend with masterful OT drive -They trailed 3-28 and eventually won 35-28 -25 points in second ...
AndyLouis
521 week 3 days ago
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Rejected from 3 Final round PE Interviews as well as from the girl I loveSome of the users on this page are incredibly smart and proved to be very helpful in the past, thats why I am seeking advice via this way. I am currently a second year IBD (TMT) analyst in NYC . However, I failed to jump the ship and make the transition to PE this year. I failed three final round in...
NeverGiveUpMonkey
291 week 3 days ago
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Bookmark Function BrokenIs it just me or is everyone's bookmark function broken? ...
Hamilton
81 week 4 days ago
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Analysts - How do you save money?What do you guys use to save/invest your excess cash? I was considering starting up a wealthfront account, but was curious to hear what others were doing. Thanks. ...
Blue_Horseshoe_5
11 week 4 days ago
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Best balance transfer card offerHi Guys, I looking for a new credit card and found balance transfer credit card offers on huffingtonpost. Can you please help me in choosing best card here. ...
Mike cowell
01 week 4 days ago
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Valentine's Day Last Minute ShoppingWhere do you go for last minute Valentines Day gifts for the significant other or others in NYC? Huge fan of Brookfield Place. ...
Negative Rates Ghostrider
21 week 4 days ago
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2/13/17 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO! Upcoming WSO Meet Ups: WSO Happy Hour - Paris: Friday, 17 February, @ Au Trappiste Upcoming webinars: Webinar: RE Webinar - Multifamily Sector -- 7pm ET, 2/16/17 Posts of the Week: The Road Less Traveled by @Rags to Hermes. 33 SB's.Trump = Quant-mageddon? by @George Kush. 14 SB's....
AndyLouis
01 week 5 days ago
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Is The American Dream Materialist?Monkeys, was going through an article on The Atlantic (link). A social speaks about her research about the American dream and talks about how the opposition to consumerism has become mainstream. An interesting observation is that 80 percent of the survey-takers think that Americans are too materiali...
FinDroid
01 week 4 days ago
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Go Big or Go Home - 2017 Challenge2017 is rapidly approaching and it is almost that time of year again to set goals, and smash them! My goals are as follows: 1) Save 18-25K towards my mortgage deposit. 2) Move from MO to FO (I am currently in discussions with HR) - the goal is to move internal and then move to a top 3 bank in 1-2 ye...
secretpanda
231 week 5 days ago
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What do you have for dinner when working lateJust curious what everyone orders in for dinner when working late at the office, which is every weekday for the investment bankers. I figured ordering Chinese, Indian and pizza every day would just be far too unhealthy. So what do you order and do you mix it up each day? Sushi? A different Chinese/I...
Just The Tip
01 week 5 days ago
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3 Basic Email mistakes which make you look really unprofessionalA recent Forbes article highlights 3 common and unprofessional mistakes that people make in emails: 1. Forgetting to attach (documents and such.) 2. You go on and on. (Not keeping emails concise and to the point.) 3. You spell the person's name wrong. I am definitely guilty of #1, and I am sure t...
tgi-finance
101 week 5 days ago
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Athletic Charity EventsAnyone know of any charity events that are athletic-based but not your typical walk or run (3k, 5,k, marathon, etc..)? I know the D10 ("Wall Street Decathlon") is gaining traction in larger cities, but I don't like the idea that it's very corporate-focused. Anyone know of others? Preferably some tha...
RobberBaron123
21 week 5 days ago
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Donald Trump: Shamelessly Clueless or 4D Chess Master?Been having this debate with some buddies ever since he gained traction on the campaign trail. Some of my friends insist that he is marketing genius who is well aware of the reactions his actions provoke and thus premeditates his every move perfectly. I personally don't buy that and think he's just ...
LReed
131 week 5 days ago
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What should I do as a transfer students during recruiting????I was able to network my way to have my resume reviewed by MD and couple heads from JPM, Citi and ML for equity research and S&T. I transfer from Baruch College to another non-target (Pace University) as a junior. I spent 3 years at Baruch and my GPA was 2.9. However, my first semester at Pace m...
RichChigga
01 week 6 days ago
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Expiring Skill SetAccording to AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, your skill set is only worthwhile for two years before it needs an update. Speaking to college students earlier this week, the Dallas telco's boss again touched on the idea, urging students to adapt even after joining the workforce. "I call it re-tooli...
kidbrown
01 week 6 days ago
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How to Heal from a BreakupMy girlfriend is on the brink of breaking up with me because "we have different world views". For example: I want to live in the US, she doesn't (we live in Europe) and she always shows sympathy towards others, I don't. She said she doesn't imagine us being together in the future. I booked an hotel ...
JacobMoore8
41 week 6 days ago
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What do I do with my savings?Hi everyone, I have a dilemma. What do I do with my savings? This is the breakdown of what I have invested vs cash ...
Alexandre777
91 week 6 days ago
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How do you lose weight?Like most people I haven't started my new years resolution yet and could use some help. I'm 6'5" 265 lbs and get the nickname of "Big Ben" a lot because of my height and pudgyness. Any tips on how I can get to somewhere below 230 in a healthy way. ...
Opslivesmatter
481 week 6 days ago
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Most tax efficient thing to do with my 40k+ bonus??I'm currently on a 80k salary base, but I currently don't have a 401k, retirement thing set up at my work yet because, long story short, I declined to do so because I need to take care of personal family things, etc. Anyways, I've been doing well at my work and will probably will be getting a big bo...
Pizz
111 week 6 days ago
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Poker with Bankers?Hello monkeys, Any of you bankers here are poker players? I found this Quora Answer very interesting: What is it like to play poker with the top quantitative asset managers? Asset managers are better players on average than traders (not enough patience), investment bankers (hate risk), salespeople...
Dealova
11 week 6 days ago
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About SHL preparation sitesHi, How to choose which CEB's SHL Style Preparation Package to buy? Yesterday I searched shl preparation sites and downloaded a lot of tests from here. In my opinion, real test is so much different! I used jobtestprep co uk,, practiceaptitudetests com, testonjob and test-help com.... So, jobtestprep...
helloaqua
81 week 6 days ago
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brady11111
02 weeks 51 min ago
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Favorite Way to Gamble?I recently read an article on the Economist regarding which country's residents incur the greatest gambling losses. Fun fact, the country is Australia with each resident losing around $990 per adult. Another fun fact, the most popular way to gamble in Australia is by electronic poker machines. I was...
imaginarynumber
192 weeks 1 hour ago
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Where do you meet girls?For all those that are busy and dont have time to go out, where do you meet girls? I hardly ever time to go out and my logistics are also bad for going out so I have been cold approaching girls a lot during the day. I used to think the night club was the only decent place to meet girls but now I fee...
Thealchemist
642 weeks 2 hours ago
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DollarKeepsRaining
222 weeks 6 hours ago
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Tesla Model 3 Shut DownIt's almost here monkeys. The Model 3 production is about to begin, and we will soon see how many of those preorders actually become sales. It will also be a turn around moment for the company, to see if they can actually launch a product right this time. The Model X was almost a disaster. If Tesla ...
Tchyk
62 weeks 7 hours ago
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What was the most beneficial non-business class you took?I recently heard a business professor tell a story about the importance of Gen. Ed. classes. I believe the professor worked in the FO of either a bulge bracket or a boutique. He had been invited to some important dinner, and the other guests turned out to be three high ranking women. Needless to say...
silverbuck898
282 weeks 11 hours ago
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Suits with a backpack?So I am working for a Hedge fund and I really need a backpack but what do you think of a suit with a backpack? Would this be ok? ...
Johnabound
32 weeks 11 hours ago
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Twitter Dead?WSJ Tech: "Twitter Posts Anemic Revenue Growth Despite Political Stir" I mainly agree with this article, and I think that most people that use twitter for news intake, sports, etc, use it in conjunction with other platforms, not by itself. While this isn't a new sentiment, it seems that whenever som...
dday
12 weeks 18 hours ago
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Ivy: Social UniversityIvy University was founded by Beri Meric, a former MS banker. It markets itself as a thought-provoking social university that uses the world as it's campus: IVY is the world's first Social University, created to unite thoughtful individuals through a lifetime of new inspiration and connections. Our...
iBankedUp
102 weeks 1 day ago
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What kind of Youtube channels or videos do you watch?Personally, I'm a big fan of sports channels so I always try to look for streams of Joe Rogan, Undisputed, First Take, etc. I also like watching channels who decide to make edits of the compilations of athletes careers or who condense the 4+ hour golf tournaments I want in less than 10-20 minutes. ...
BillBelichick37
362 weeks 1 day ago
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Stagnant IndustriesI've been thinking about what industries are most outdated/out of touch with current times and the automotive industry comes to mind, but Tesla seems to be pioneering their way through the sludge. We've seen GM, Volvo, and Toyota all take up reins and begin modernizing their organizations and produc...
Tchyk
02 weeks 1 day ago
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Any Movie Similar to The "Margin Call" ?Hi guys. Just wondering if you guys have come across any good movies similar to the Margin Call that you'd recommend. I liked the movie a lot because of its conversation-driven style and good acting. Also the movie is about the industry I'm in so that's a plus. I have watched the old classics like t...
KyloRen
42 weeks 1 day ago
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Tom Brady Goat?With the Pats wining their 5th and Tom Brady playing a pivotal role in a historic comeback, I wanted to see what you guys think about Brady being the greatest of all time. Personally, I think he is, albeit controversial, because of how he's done it with a lack of high draft picks on offense. Additio...
@_KrK
462 weeks 1 day ago
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Trump IlliteracyJust saying, not judging - it would explain a lot...https://www.indy100.com/article/donald-trump-theor... Please watch at least one of the two videos in the links (~10 mins each) before throwing MS based on the topic's title. Please also keep in mind that Richard Branson was able to become a multi b...
ILikeDistressedStuff
42 weeks 1 day ago
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Difference between pitch books, teasers and company profilesHi people, I just want to know the difference between a pitch book, a teaser and a company profile. I have checked some sources but seems like there is no consensus between people. Some say teasers = pitch books, some say not, some say company profiles are part of pitch books, etc. So I would like t...
Higuyi
72 weeks 1 day ago
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What is keeping you from starting your own business?So I am guessing most of us here have thought at some point about the possibility of starting a business. Maybe some of you have, and others have ditched the idea (I am still in the middle of both groups, nothing serious though, just a side biz for pocket money). For those of you in the second group...
TacoBanana
862 weeks 1 day ago
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Rand Paul and Trump to audit the FEDDonald Trump Supports Rand Paul's Audit the Fed Bill Rand Paul, like his father has been at the forefront of the audit the fed movement for quite some time now. As most of us know and is mentioned in the video, the Fed has been at the centre of every asset bubble since the great depression. In rec...
Wolfofgeorgestreet
22 weeks 1 day ago
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Self-Awareness: The Key to Success?A few weeks ago I watched this Gary Vaynerchuk video about self-awareness (definitely worth a watch imo) and I think he really nails it. Though he is mostly talking in the context of entrepreneurship, I think the ability to introspect and act accordingly is applicable to all aspects of life. Self-...
kidbrown
32 weeks 1 day ago
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Make Twitter Great AgainRegardless of what you think about Trump's tweeting habits, there's no denying that he's attracted a lot of publicity for the company. The way he reaches the nation is akin to FDR's direct communication with American's through his fireside chats. However, despite adopting the 140 character tweets as...
kidbrown
02 weeks 1 day ago
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Top Finance schools and Volunteer workHello! I am currently a high school Junior at a private school in Los Angeles. I come from a successful family (not crazy rich, but >135k/yr.), and I am not of a minority ethnicity. Luckily, I have not had any horrific, life-changing experiences that have altered the course of my life. This doesn...
liammiller23
02 weeks 2 days ago
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Quitting Finance for Small Business?Ever felt like quitting finance? Are you tired of your boss crying about a powerpoint he had to wait an excruciatingly long 7 extra minutes for? What if, after 3-5 years in industry, you've smoked enough tree or snorted enough nose beer to have a moment of serendipity and see that your cash flows wi...
Fomalhaut -C
42 weeks 2 days ago
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Best Textbook/Guide to Excel VBA 2016?Need to learn VBA fairly quickly. I am definitely a beginner and only have working knowledge of recording macros, not actually writing them. Any suggestions on the best textbook/guide to learn excel vba 2016? Thanks! ...
giants2120
02 weeks 2 days ago
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NYC Monkeys-Where do you go to lunch?With so many of the readers on this site in NYC and working in a fairly close area to each other, I thought it might be helpful to create a thread so everyone could bounce ideas off each other and maybe try something different than the standard Chipotle bowl. Personally, I'm not in NYC but have visi...
@_KrK
302 weeks 2 days ago
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Sophomore Internship at a Hedge FundHey, I've been searching for an internship at a hedge fund this summer with no luck. Can any of you recommend good shops that might take a sophomore out of a target school? Thanks ...
canesfan
02 weeks 2 days ago
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Eurozone Economy Quietly Outshines the U.S.Recently read a Financial Times article regarding the European Union and its economy. (For those without an FT subscription, here is a mirror link that I found.) According to the article: The Eurozone economy has now posted 14 consecutive quarters of development, the unemployment rate has returned...
imaginarynumber
72 weeks 2 days ago
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A Few Good Ivy League Alumni - Elitism + Generational Wealth = RichSomehow or another, I guess it wasn't very apparent before, Raj Chetty of Stanford University and other robinhood types trying to keep their jobs devised a study to prove what is already Universal Truth here at WSO. Elitism and Generational Wealth leads to a higher probability of success in reachin...
Ebolamonkey
132 weeks 2 days ago
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The Black EdgeHas anyone read "The Black Edge" by Sheelah Kolhatkar yet? Sounds like an interesting book judging from the below.Link to FT.com article A lot of people do not trust Wall Street. They regard it as a moneymaking machine for those who work there, which has little interest in practice in its stated ai...
Matrick
22 weeks 2 days ago
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Alphabet’s $4bn in “Other Bets”In 2016 Alphabet raked in $87.4bn in revenue and almost $20bn in profits. However, 99% of that comes from Google alone. I came across this chart that displays their other bets in place to avoid putting all their eggs in one basket. Google Fiber: Google Fiber aims to provide internet at super speed...
kidbrown
92 weeks 2 days ago
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Are there any internships for high school graduates?Is it possible as a high school senior to undertake any summer internships in the fields of investment banking, private equity, hedge funds, or venture capital? Do internships in these fields exist for someone at my level? ...
thebellcurve
22 weeks 2 days ago
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So, what makes you unique?I just finished up an interview for a data research internship that analyzes private equity funds and I was asked the classic interview question of what makes me unique. I always have had trouble answering this question because it is often hard for me to answer the question in a way that is relevant...
GabeTheGreat
12 weeks 3 days ago
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The Shit A Guy Will Say To Get LaidHappy Monday monkeys! It never ceases to amaze me the lengths a man will go to to get laid. Example A: my date on Friday night. It was a first time tinder date with a trader (I try to steer clear of finance bros but make an exception for traders because they like, have personalities and stuff). We m...
hrQueen
212 weeks 3 days ago
+10
Should I Be Getting a Divorce Or What?My first post garnered quite a few negative comments, as would be expected when I'm dealing with those in a situation similar to my husband's, defeated in life and ready to jump down the throats of the people you're disappointing. Thanks to those of you who understand what I mean when I say living a...
imissmanhattanrealestate
512 weeks 3 days ago
0
Salt Lake City Summer HousingI will be heading out to Salt Lake City for 10 weeks this summer. I don't know anything about this area and am looking for a place to stay. Preferably furnished, cheap and in the metro area. Any suggestions? ...
ilovefries
02 weeks 3 days ago
+5
2016-2017: A Terrible Time for Trump and Patriots HatersWhat a game and election! Brady GOAT Belichick GOAT Roger Goodell and Hillary Clinton in tears. ...
BillBelichick37
152 weeks 3 days ago
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Weirdest question you would ask as an interviewer?Let's flip the script and say you are now the interviewer. If given the opportunity, what would be the weirdest, most difficult question that you would ask? I think I would go with, "When a hot dog expands, in which direction does it split and why?" Here is a link to some of my favorite questions:10...
silverbuck898
542 weeks 3 days ago
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Pornbub Gone Sexual Edu? - Sexual Wellness Center (Dr.Laurie Betito)Yeah Gents, you read that right. Pornhub is launching a Sex Ed segment. Guess when you got a large enough soap box you can do whatever you want on it including taking market shares away from prestigious places like Khan Academy, Coursera, and Edx where this particular topic is taboo. Reference:Pornh...
Ebolamonkey
12 weeks 3 days ago
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Evercore/LAZ/PWP Drug Test?Anyone know if these firms test? If so, how much time is given? Do they test for both new hires and lateral hires and if so, what the process for testing was? Thanks ...
paranoidkidgoogle
32 weeks 3 days ago
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Tom Brady cryingSo I'm sure most of you guys have seen Tom Brady crying on SportsCenter for that special "The Brady Six" tonight on E:60 or something. Just wanted to see if there are any other Brady haters out here. Don't get me wrong, he is basically a perfect human being and I would trade lives with him in a seco...
FreeWeezy
312 weeks 4 days ago
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Summer 2017 Housing Stamford CTJust accepted an offer to intern in Stamford for the summer, anyone else looking for roommates? Looking to split the costs with either 1-3 roommates depending on the housing option. ...
Tam Wake
02 weeks 4 days ago
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Can you graduate from a bachelors at age 18?Is it possible to get a bachelors degree by age 18 in the state of new york? Are there any universities which would allow you to do one and graduate this early? ...
California t
22 weeks 4 days ago
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2/6/17 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO! Upcoming WSO Meet Ups: WSO Happy Hour - Paris: Friday, 17 February, @ Au Trappiste Upcoming webinars: RE Private Equity Case: Acquisition / Redevelopment of a hotel -- 7pm ET, 2/9/17 Posts of the Week: AMA - Analyst at Top PE Fund by @thewallstreeter200. 15 SB's Protectionism, wha...
AndyLouis
02 weeks 5 days ago
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What recruiters look for on your LinkedIn profileEven if LinkedIn isn't directly helpful for finding a career opportunity, recruiters and interviewers still look through an applicant's profile before an interview or while reviewing his or her resume. Here are a few things which recruiters look for on your profile: 1) A complete profile (an incompl...
tgi-finance
92 weeks 4 days ago
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Which is the best language to learn in today's world?I am a recent graduate working at an angel investment network. I have some time on my hands and plan on learning a new language. Though it is purely for learning something new, any positive impact on my career would be an added advantage. I am thinking of Mandarin. Everywhere I see and everything I ...
FinDroid
452 weeks 4 days ago
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Bacall Associates Travel Singapore: 12 flight booking hacks12 flight booking hacks that will guarantee you the cheapest tickets Every frequent traveler has their own tricks for booking the best and cheapest flight possible. Luckily, some were willing to share their secrets on a Quora thread that asked, "what are the best flight booking hacks?" Keep scrollin...
belahuntr
02 weeks 4 days ago
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"Checking-In"Hey everyone, What do you think is the best way to "check-in" with your networking contacts? I wish it was easy as: "You guys hiring yet?" "No, not yet." "Ok thanks" ...
whatiswallstreet
32 weeks 5 days ago
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Ever thought about starting a farm?Let's say after 30 years of pure blood, sweat & tears. You've decided it's time to end your shift and enjoy your money while you still have a fair amount of energy. For some unexplained reason, you have a few acres of land. Great area in terms of transport, soil and water access. Would you ever ...
kayz08
512 weeks 5 days ago
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Goldman's Blankfein & Trump Among the many prominent companies and CEO's Goldman Sachs has joined the ranks denouncing Donald Trump's recent immigration ban. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s more than 34,000 employees arrived to work Monday to find a voice mail waiting. "This is Lloyd," it began. Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein the...
Tchyk
872 weeks 5 days ago
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Why is CNBC Obsessed with Trump?At this current moment somewhere between half and 3/4 of the stories posted on CNBC have the word Trump in it. Most have a negative connotation. Is news related to him really this sellable? Are they trying to push a political agenda? There is plenty of economic based news out there that pertains ...
PatrickStar120
522 weeks 5 days ago

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