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Do most get their first choice? Second? Third?

How often do you get put into a group that you didn't want to be in at all?

Is it a factor of how well you do in training (I know networking with current group members is the biggest factor)?

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Comments (7)

  • asiamoney's picture

    For SA or FT? Pretty sure that your group placement is determined well in advance of training...

  • ricottacheese's picture

    Proportion of students who network aggressively and intelligently and get the group they want: 80-90%

    Proportion of students who don't network well and get the group they want: 20-30%

    Obviously made up numbers, but you get what I'm trying to say.

  • In reply to asiamoney
    Will Hunting's picture

    asiamoney:
    For SA or FT? Pretty sure that your group placement is determined well in advance of training...

    FT and no, you get your group at the end of training.

    "Look, you're my best friend, so don't take this the wrong way. In twenty years, if you're still livin' here, comin' over to my house to watch the Patriots games, still workin' construction, I'll fuckin' kill you. That's not a threat, that's a fact.

  • In reply to Will Hunting
    ricottacheese's picture

    Will Hunting:
    asiamoney:
    For SA or FT? Pretty sure that your group placement is determined well in advance of training...

    FT and no, you get your group at the end of training.

    A few banks do this (definitely not the norm but it happens, know BarCap did it)

  • In reply to ricottacheese
    Newspeak's picture

    ricottacheese:
    Will Hunting:
    asiamoney:
    For SA or FT? Pretty sure that your group placement is determined well in advance of training...

    FT and no, you get your group at the end of training.

    A few banks do this (definitely not the norm but it happens, know BarCap did it)


    Citi does this too for FT if you didn't intern there the summer before
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