Anyone have any information about this boutiqe ibank in Los Angeles? Info specific to the analyst level is most appreciated. Thanks.

Comments (8)


Oddly enough I started my career there 4 years ago (as an intern)

Here is my take:
If its for an internship - go for it (if you dont have any other offers), but do not go there full-time - it will lead nowhere.

They have really smart people and some ahole personalities.

Do an internship and use it to jump to BB - the BBs will respect the name and give you a chance.

The WSO Advantage - Investment Banking

Financial Modeling Training

IB Templates, M&A, LBO, Valuation +

IB Interview Prep Pack

30,000+ sold & REAL questions.

Resume Help from Actual IB Pros

Land More IB Interviews.

Find Your Perfect IB Mentor

Realistic IB Mock Interviews.


Thanks for the info. Do you know anything about their pay scale? I have heard that they pay well below market. Is that the case?


Yes, the pay is very much below market. A friend of mine who got an offer there said 3rd years only get $70k.


what is the bonus range? what about 1st and 2nd years? what would a 3rd year expect at another Los Angeles BB bank?


I can attest to what tritanchallenger said - when i was there the first years got a total package of about 70-75k. All three of there first yeras ended up leaving.


the first-years got 70-75K all-in, meaning total comp, meaning base+bonus?! When was this? Just this year?

That's a horrible.


I wondered the same thing. the poster who quoted the 70-75k figure said he was there 4 years ago. that would put him there in 2002 when the economy was crap. the compensation now can't still be that low--can it? someone please confirm. thanks.

Add a Comment
WallStreet Prep Master Financial Modeling