Hey everyone, Which do you think is a better opportunity overall assuming I stay for about 3 years? If I want to get into a top MBA? If I'm interested in Management Consulting? Walmart's Leadership Program - Fortune 1 - Rotational (Marketing , Finance, etc.) - Leads directly to a Management position...
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Hello all, I am a less of a contributor on this site but think it makes sense to post my experience in the field of Market Risk and everything around it from a career point of view if it ends up helping few members. Happy to take questions, ask away... I spent about eight years in this function work...
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Hi all, I've searched the forums and the WSO database but haven't come across any interview tips for B4 valuation senior. Have an interview later this week and was hoping to know if anyone had any fresh input on the situation. What kids of technical questions should I prepare for? Also should I assu...
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I'll be starting at a big 4 in audit and I wanted to see what kind of options would be available to me if I were to move to the transaction advisory after a couple years. The clients in the office I'm going to are mostly manufacturing/retail with little financial services exposure. Making the move...
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Hey Monkeys, I have an offer for two Big 4 Transaction Services jobs, one in Financial Due Diligence and one in Valuation & Business Modeling. I was wondering which would be better starting off if I am looking to eventually get into PE. The Valuation job also pays a good amount more than the F...
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So for my sophomore internship I am doing Risk Management at Prudential. I come from a semi-target with a 3.7 and financial connections out the wazooooo at multiple BB. Uncle is head of munis at Citi....etc I am curious as to why risk gets such a bad rep? To me a starting salary of around 90k all in...
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Have you wished that you pursued a career in other fields like medical, dental or pharmacy because of the lifestyle that they provide? I am trying to decide whether getting an MBA is a right thing for me. I have been accepted into the MBA programs at Duke, but IB or consulting is definitely not wha...
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Hello, I would like to know if someone have some information about RBC's I&TS department ? (a former intern/full time or a current one) This is for a summer internship in their I&TS department (in Europe). Also, if someone already had a phone interview this RBC, what kind of questions do the...
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Does anybody have an idea how partners at these firms are compensated. I honestly have no idea what salary and other comp is but I think it is more than I had originally imagined. I have a buddy's father whose whole career was spent at a Big 4 firm as an auditor and he was a partner for 20-25 years,...
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Hello, Anyone know anything about ICAP - Post Trade Risk Services? This is for an entry-level position. I'm specifically interested in comp, hours, and what someone actually does day to day. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks! ...
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Hi all, Just received a first round interview with Prudential Capital Group for their Summer Analyst position. I know the basics of the firm/what the generally do, but does anyone have and advice on interview structure/what to prepare for, more in depth company info, and how people perceive them? An...
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Hello everyone, appreciate any advice in advance. I am two years out of undergrad- finance major. My experience includes an investment advisory role at a family office and real estate work with a private investor. My first offer is to start a career as a wealth planning specialist, go the CFP route ...
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Hi, I am looking for fixed income study materials similar to Aswath Damodaran's corporate finance or Valuation. I would really appreciate your feedback. Ultimately I just want to try fixed income research/trading. Thanks ...
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While I'm not expecting Uber to be valued at $100mm next week, there does seem to be a trend emerging in the convergence of price and value at these so-called "unicorn" start-ups, which is not a particularly good thing for the founders and early investors (among others). As CNBC reports: High-profil...
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I recently accepted an offer to join the T&SS Analyst Program at JPMorgan; the program is comprised of four, six-month rotations with an eligibility to go abroad after the 2nd rotation (1 Year). I wanted to know if anyone is currently in this program and if so how is the pay compared to being i...
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It's more than just, "Hey, did you know Wall Street got its name from being next to a wall?" See how you do: http://fir.mx/1PmGp8d ...
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Doubt there's much interest in this, but might as well put it out there. I'm a credit analyst at a specialty finance company. We directly originate loans (mostly lower MM) and typically compete against commercial banks or other similar companies for those deals. Everything is transaction driven (no ...
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I'm a pre-med junior majoring in Math at a (lesser known) Seven Sisters College. Though I definitely know I want to pursue medicine as a career, I'm a little unsure of the financial prospects given the recent changes to healthcare. I want to keep finance/consulting as a backup, and while I've heard ...
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'curious if anyone on here has taken the FRM (Financial Risk Management) exams (1 and/or 2). Do you think that designation carries any weight in interviews? How difficult is it from a prep point of view? What prep materials are out there for that exam? I s there an equivalent of CFA schwesar notes f...
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I have two opportunities. 1st year external wholesaler for a top 30 fund family (region unknown but most likely in the independent channel). The other is as an advisor with a 1.4 billion RIA, they did 88 million in new AUM last year with 4 advisors looking to expand for capacity. Would be given par...
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Big 4 senior here, looking to make a move to Valuation service line in the summer (June/July time frame). As such, will have 3 months after the end of busy season to prepare for either CFA Level 1 or learn financial modeling course using BIWS or Wall Street Prep. In dilemma as to which will help me ...
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Hey guys, I accepted an offer in november to join JPM as a financial analyst for the summer. However, I just got an email from BoAML wealth management asking if I am still interested in the internship that I applied for in October '15. Do you guys think its possible that ML offers spring internships...
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I'm in my first year of undergrad and plan on being in school for the next 4-6 years to get my my masters, and I'm currently thinking about my future. 1.What is a better graduate degree for becoming a data scientist, quant, or actuary? Math or Statistics? 2. I'm also thinking about switching to engi...
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I had a chat with a friend recently who's a banker at Wells Fargo and when he heard about my other friend selling insurance and securities, he just laughed and said it was "useless". I was wondering what do you guys think of insurance and why is it looked down upon? ...
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currently, i'm an investment banking analyst in my second year. i just turned down my third year offer because 1) i didn't think banking was for me, so i wasn't going to become an associate, 2) i didn't think i could necessarily learn anything more, and 3) i wanted to move in another direction. that...
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