Why did everyone choose investment banking as their career over portfolio management/accounting/consulting/insurance/anything else?

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just two things, glory and prestige


I second the last two points made by nori90.


To say you're in investment banking

In reply to Onetwobit

To say you're in investment banking

which only sounds cool to other people who are in finance.
but hey, as long as you're in manhattan and 'other people in finance' account for a shit ton of the population, i'll take it

Remember, once you're inside you're on your own.
Oh, you mean I can't count on you?


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