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+34WSO Investment Banking Resume Template for College Students Released to the Public!<strong>Big Announcement: WSO Resume Template is Out in the Wild!</strong>: <em>Mod Note (Andy): If you're looking for our resume for experienced IB professionals or a <a...933 months 1 day ago
+262016 APD/ADC MBB Full Time Recruiting UpdatesHey guys, Thought I'd start another thread for those of us APDs/ADCs (read: spent too many years in school) who are applying for full time positions either earlier this year in the Spring (<span class='keyword_link'><a...6061 hour 50 min ago
+25A Few Observations on Banking Exit OppsI see a lot of high school/college kids providing advice and "insight" into how firms place, how people should think about exit opps, what groups are best, etc. This has resulted in a lot of really stupid commentary on this forum, and I hope to remedy this. A few...123 hours 37 min ago
+22Allen & Co. - An In-Depth ReviewIn browsing this forum, I’ve come across some misinformation (or none at all) about Allen & Company. The firm has historically been shrouded in secrecy…until today. Hopefully, I can shed some light on this super-secretive firm. All information was gathered through online resources and...221 day 8 hours ago
+17Makena Capital For all interested in Investment Analyst <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/searching-for-a-summer-internship">internships</a></span> at Makena Capital Management in Menlo Park... <h3>Interview...202 days 21 hours ago
+18Avoid a Classic Mistake: Don’t Be a ‘Try Hard’I’ve written before about how your relationships at work are <em><u>everything</u></em>. If your bosses like you, you get better assignments, more favorable reviews, honestly you even get paid more and promoted over co-workers that probably deserve it more than you...184 hours 58 min ago
+9Ask Natalie from Accepted about Business School AdmissionsWSO is excited to have the experts from Accepted.com on board to answer applicant questions in the business school forum. Here is a message from Natalie who will be checking this thread every few days to make sure she is staying on top of questions: I'm here to answer any questions you...7705 hours 54 min ago
+12Injured both of my legs, what should I do about pants for the next 4-6 weeks?Hey guys, I managed to hurt both of my legs on a labor day weekend trip with my cousins and older brother. We were doing our annual labor day trip to the lake house upstate and I came up short while jumping off of a cliff (think 10-15 feet above the water) into the lake below. Both of my legs...3217 hours 44 min ago
+10HF PM AMAThere appears to be some demand for an <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-hedge-fund-HF" rel="nofollow">HF</a></span> AMA, so here goes... I believe this will be a communal effort...4253 min 30 sec ago
+9Do You Work Sick? Well, shit. Hillary Clinton's not the only one hiding dirty secrets about her health. I'm sitting at my desk with wads of Kleenex under my arms and some damn baby powder on my temples. I'm working on a word document. The family doctor told me to write whatever I want and...543 min 31 sec ago
+9Finally cut itGuys, So I finally cut it 3 years after graduating from undergrad, and I would like to share my story to you guys as this forum has been staying with me along the way and indeed the break-in cases here keep on pumping gas into me whenever I got rejected. A bit about my background, I was an...1711 min 47 sec ago
+6Nootropics: CILTEP vs. Nexus<p><em>Obligatory note: I am not a doctor, nor do I play one on the Internet. These are my experiences alone, and you must decide what is best for yourself. If that includes seeing a doctor before beginning any dietary or nootropic supplement regimen, that is probably for the...192 days 5 hours ago
+14A horrible surprise after Bring Your Kid To Work DayBack from a late summer hiatus, monkeys. I like to take some for myself during this season and get out to the Catskills to detox my liver and clear my mind. Just kidding. I was catching major shit sandwiches from my boss about taking vacation this summer so I basically spent every night in...62 days 11 hours ago
+5CRE Trends That Are Emerging Now and Will Prevail Throughout Our Careers What are some of the emerging trends that you all think will prevail throughout our time in the industry? For one, I think cheap debt will be a thing of the past when we look at the steady decline that the 10-year treasury has been on since 1981. How this will affect the identification and...651 day 3 hours ago
+5JP Morgan Winning Women 2016 threadThis thread is for people applying to the bank's AM Winning Women events this October in NYC and Chicago. But feel free to follow and/or post if you're in another division.6415 min 9 sec ago
+5BB/EB Ranking/Tier List 2016Hey everyone, feel like we haven't had a good ol' argument/friendly discussion in a while. What would you say is the current tier list of <span class='keyword_link'><a...432 days 5 hours ago
+5Kotler's Four Migrations<p>I was listening to <a href="http://www.jamesaltucher.com/2016/08/steven-kotler/">James Altucher's podcast</a> a couple weeks ago and his guest was Steven Kotler. For those who don't know, Kotler is a popular futurist who has written several books about...41 hour 28 min ago
+4Lazard's $400m MistakeI read an interesting article on Reuters this morning. In regards to Tesla's deal with SolarCity, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/evercore" target="_blank">Evercore</a></span> was Tesla's...327 hours 50 min ago
+4I hate banking, what to do?Fellow monkeys, Some background here. I grew up in a third world country and eventually went on to HYP. As you all might know, kids at these places often end up in either banking or consulting. Growing up poor, I was immediately attracted by the earning prospects of an investment...223 days 3 hours ago
+4Barclays recruitment process - Business Insight online assessment Hi guys, I would like to know whether someone already experienced <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/barclays-capital">Barclays</a></span>' new recruitment process for London <span...184 hours 13 min ago
+5New Case Webinars in WSO Investment Banking Interview Prep PackOver the last 12 months, we have made a big effort to improve our <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/guide/investment-banking-interview-prep-questions">investment banking interview</a></span> prep package by bringing to...21 month 2 weeks ago
+4Two Internships Don’t Equal a Job: My journey from an NGO to a VCWhen people ask me about my career, I simply tell them that after becoming disillusioned with non-profit work, I went to London Business School to transition to a role at an investing firm. In reality, the shift was much more complicated than that. The following is a comprehensive history of how...04 hours 1 min ago
+3Financial & Valuation Modeling Boot-Camp<strong>Financial modeling</strong> is a skill that any investment banking analyst will have to master. Although the majority of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/searching-for-a-summer-internship">investment...441 week 3 days ago
+3What is so bad about Back Office Roles?I know this forum seems to crap on <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-the-back-office-BO">BO</a></span>/MO roles but I do think that there is a little bit of a misnomer on the actual field....3213 hours 19 min ago
+3Bad ValuationAnyone ever been on the buy-side of an acquisition, in which you over-valued the target's value? Today I had to meet with accounting/finance/B.I. of company I work at to discuss reasons why I messed up on an acquisition. The acquisition closed a few months ago, and we are just now realizing...194 hours 17 min ago
+3AMA - Big 4 Audit to Boutique M&A ShopHello all, I’ve been a lurker for some time now and have found/utilized some useful information on this site, so I wanted to give back in some way. I recently landed an investment banking analyst position at a boutique bank for M&A. In regards to my background, I graduated from a...155 hours 40 min ago
+3The Jester and the ThiefThere was once a jester whose name was Chester that was surrounded by fortune and fame He wore a thick purple robe and trotted the globe spreading his talent and name He entertained peasants and entertained kings he told funny jokes and did funny things but one day his luck had run...15 days 11 hours ago
+2What's it like being burned out?Just sat and read this <a href="https://www.1843magazine.com/features/minds-turned-to-ash">article</a> and then landed on this post here on <a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/life-after-investment-banking">WSO</a>. I could not get this out...312 days 17 hours ago
+3Experienced Analyst, but COMPLETELY unable to break outBeen an analyst for over THREE years now, now at my second bank, but I *hate* it. Which isn't to say I'm not a hard worker, but I'm not getting any good experience, deals are few and far between - and extremely small when they do come - and I'm so far removed from the normal...2611 hours 8 min ago
+2Cold Emailing Failed, What went wrong?Background: Non-target <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/morgan-stanley">MS</a></span>, Big 4 - 1st yr senior Goal: global macro investment analyst Been managing my own incubator global macro fund for almost...2610 hours 27 min ago
+2BlackRock Virtual Cover LetterHas anyone applied to <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/blackrock" target="_blank">BlackRock</a></span> to be a full-time analyst and received a request to submit a virtual cover letter? I'm not...222 days 7 hours ago
+2Do titles matter?How much do titles matter in the world of investment banking? I am two years out of school and have the title of Vice President at my current firm. I work at a boutique M&A advisory firm where we focus on small, privately-held businesses on buy- and sell-side mandates. Even at such a small...124 days 5 hours ago
+2Where are we in the cycle?Is now a good time to invest in residential real estate in major markets? (SF, LA, NYC, Chicago, etc.) If and when interest rates rise, how will it impact housing prices and rents? REITS and PE shops seem to be investing right now, are they at risk? How many more good years are ahead before a...114 hours 44 min ago
+2Do Bankers love hungry non-target students?Hello everyone! Im pretty sure this question has been asked thousands of times now but I’d like to share my story with you all. I am a freshman at a non-target school in the northeast (think Rutgers/CUNY/Fordham) with a decent amount of alumni in the industry. And in order to get a glimpse...114 hours 27 min ago
+2Is my career over?Hey everyone, Hope you're all having a good day, first time poster on a discussion btw. So basically I was working at a reknowned PE house for about 3 years (3 years ago), and I eventually got so frustrated over the internal politics and other issues that had built up over the years,...92 days 9 hours ago
+2Which investment banks would be the best aim for Asia Pacific?Still an international undergrad student taking finance. In term of growth prospect, salary, networks, and chance to go up. I will graduate from a U.S. undergrad school but might work in Asia first before my MBA. My goal is to get into PE in my 30s, and IB is the start that I want. <span...61 day 12 hours ago
+2Infra PE at Macquarie: good exit opps and rep?Hi all, First post here, wanted to start with saying thank you to everyone here for sharing your experiences and taking your time to help everyone out. I am in the process to start applying for SA positions 2017, and as many others here I aspire to transition into PE after a couple of...412 hours 45 min ago
+2New Case Webinars in WSO Hedge Fund Prep PackOver the last 12 months, we have made a big effort to improve our <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/guide/hedge-fund-interview-questions">hedge fund interview</a></span> prep package by bringing to you relevant webinars...11 week 3 days ago
+2Sources and Uses: How to Find and Use Information in IBD (EBITDA example)There is a lot of emphasis on technical skills in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-investment-banking-division-IBD">IBD</a></span>: being able to do <span...12 days 5 hours ago
+2Mario Joining the iPhone PartyLadies and gentleman, the moment we've all been waiting for. [quote]Nintendo's resident mastermind Shigeru Miyamoto took the stage at today's Apple iPhone 7 launch event to make the surprise announcement of Super Mario Run — finally bringing Nintendo's flagship video...06 days 7 hours ago
+1WSO Mobile Offers: Text "WSO" to 38470 and get...182 months 3 weeks ago
+1I interned at BB investment bank and received an FT offer, but I want to join the MarinesI'm a college senior with an offer to return to the bank where I interned last summer. However, I am going through the recruiting process to train to become a Marine officer. The commitment is a minimum of 4 years. If I return to civilian life in the future, will banking opportunities be...1734 min 39 sec ago
+1Need IB career advice and guidance, help!Hey WSO Community! As <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/guide/wso-internship-guide">summer analyst</a></span> interviews begin, I find myself almost reconsidering the whole thing and would greatly appreciate some...145 days 2 hours ago
+1Return to GS IBD or try MBBThis summer I interned with <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/goldman-sachs">GS</a></span> (London) and got my return offer. I'm now trying to decide if I should go back or try <span...142 days 12 hours ago
+1How do you use P/E in valuation metrics for a private company?Hey - sorry if this is dumb, but was wondering when doing valuation metrics for certain companies they often like to use P/E instead of <span class='keyword_link'><a...141 day 17 hours ago
+1Depreciation in COGS and EBITDAI am working on the factory <span class='keyword_link'><a href="https://gv142.isrefer.com/go/wso15/wsoasis/" target="_blank">financial model</a></span>. Therefore, depreciation costs of the Plant and Equipment are included in COGS, as these...1310 hours 36 min ago
+2Trading Floors - The Tragic EndingWas surfing the web and I found something that's worth sharing with the community: https://image-store.slidesharecdn.com/fae3941e-654b-47d3-9fe5-6bc5d5d46e62-original.jpeg The Before & After transformation of what was once the world's largest Trading Floor, This picture is...124 days 12 hours ago
+1Good MSF programs in the US for fresh undergradsI am currently a senior student at a univeristy (not famous) outside US and Europe majoring in Economics and minoring in Math. I am considering applying to Master of Finance programs in the U.S. and Europe and upon completion trying getting a job at an <span...127 hours 19 min ago
+1Why does nobody talk about HSBC?Seems as though <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/hsbc">HSBC</a></span> is a ghosttown on this forum since I have yet to see a thread about them in months. Are they really that bad or is it because they are an...121 day 2 hours ago
+1How to Exit a $25 Million MF Portfolio Let's say you have 10 apartment buildings within 20 miles of each other in the NYC suburbs for a total asset value of $25 million. Are there any institutional buyers who would be interested in something like that or would you have to sell this off one at a time to HNW types? 111 hour 54 min ago
+1Is FBLA worth joining?Senior in College. Is Future Business Leaders of America(collegiate Phi Beta Lambda) worth joining? I want to break into Investment Banking Division..91 day 11 hours ago
+1Goldman interview...in a bind..Hey WSO family, Back in July I applied to Goldman and was asked to interview via pre-recorded video in mid Aug (HireVue or whatever that software is called). I erroneously assumed that it was for <span class='keyword_link'><a...91 hour 26 min ago
+1Accepted B4 Return Offer, Received Invite to Top IBD InterviewHi Everyone, I'm in a stressful situation right now regarding my FT job prospects. This past summer, I interned with a B4 accounting firm and received a return offer that I accepted due to its pressing deadline and my lack of confidence that I'd get something better. However, I...932 min 9 sec ago
+1How critical is the phone screening for McKinsey?Hi Guys, I applied for an Analyst position at <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://tinyurl.com/3qtvcjr" target="_blank">McKinsey</a></span> and I feel like I failed the phone interview. I was quite nervous and struggled to get my...911 hours 45 min ago
+1"Selected Transaction Experience" Resume - Reverse Chronological Order?I sifted through the forums for feedback on this topic before creating this discussion post, but, unfortunately, I was not able to find exactly what I was looking for. To that end, I had a quick question about my fellow WSOers thoughts on the order of deals under the "Selected Transaction...86 days 5 hours ago
+1Starting a Career at Barclay's S&T: Good Idea?Title says it all. Is Barclay's a good firm to start out at? Ultimately I'm interested in an algorithmic/quantitative <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span>...84 days 11 hours ago
+1Master's GPA for RecruitingHey everyone, I'm currently a student at a master's of management program in the U.S., and I'm a bit confused about how my GPA is viewed in comparison to my undergraduate GPA. We will only have four grades when we submit our resumes to recruiters, vs. my undergraduate GPA which...84 days 14 hours ago
+1Best degrees for IB ?Greetings to all. (In regards to Investment banking) This is my first post here so forgive my ignorance and any future facepalming that may arise. I know this question has been milked and beaten to death;however,would a major in Finance and a minor in software engineering be of any...85 days 3 hours ago
+1LBO Model question1. In an <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-leveraged-buyout-LBO">LBO</a></span> deal, do we have to use the target's cash on hand as a source? Say if target has $2MM cash on it's...85 days 2 hours ago
+1Best financial modelling accreditation??I was wondering what would be the best program/course you can do that will give the most respected accreditation(i.e accepted by recruiters/IBs/employers) for <span class='keyword_link'><a href="https://gv142.isrefer.com/go/wso15/wsoasis/"...83 hours 24 min ago
+1Best Consulting Firm for Media & EntertainmentDoes anyone have any recommendations on how to structure my Strategy Consulting Job search if I am dead set on going into the Media & Entertainment practice? Direct Questions Include: 1. Which firm is the best for the Media & Entertainment practice? 2. Will I even get to choose if...74 days 20 hours ago
+12017 SA Interviews - Letting your interviewer know your intention is to leave in 3-4 yearsHey all, I'd like to hear everyone (or anyone's) thoughts on letting your interviewers know that you intend to stay in their investment banking division for only 3-4 years. Before you go ahead, a bit of context: 1. I'm based in Asia (SG/HK) where the 2-year stint then MBA...76 days 11 hours ago
+1Question on FuturesHi all, I had a question regarding futures (a very basic one, but I am new to <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span>: Does a futures contract work both ways? Meaning,...75 days 53 min ago
+1Getting out of the back office. CFA vs MSF I am wondering if anyone could offer me some advice. I am a 2015 grad from a Big 10 business school with 3.3 GPA. For the last year I have been working in a markets <span class='keyword_link'><a...73 days 18 hours ago
+1URGENT: Wealth Management or Financial Law?I am a sophomore deciding between two fall <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/searching-for-a-summer-internship">internships</a></span>: one in the Wealth Management division at MassMutual, and one at a USNWR...74 days 5 hours ago
+1IBanking Internship w/out econ/business-related undergrad & grad in NYC?This week, I moved near NYC after my 1st year of an MSc at Oxford in pharmaceutical development/science in order to complete my research on brain-related drugs. We're able to perform our research remotely for my course, by the way. And, I'd like to enter I-banking afterward; to do so,...75 days 21 hours ago
+1Goldman doesn't want to Make America Great AgainInteresting article about a potential conflict of interest at the firm. http://fortune.com/2016/09/06/goldman-elite-trump-pence/720 hours 48 min ago
+1Lazard 1st round interview helpI have an upcoming first round telephone interview with <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/lazard">Lazard</a></span>. I was wondering what kind of questions do they ask. Any other advice would be appreciated...76 hours 40 min ago
+1Can I even enter at this point?Hi all, I've recently quit my job and was invited to work on a startup with a friend in Asia. We raised over 100k in VC funding and were about to start but my partner had a family emergency and our investor pulled out because I can't do it alone for reasons I won't go into...73 days 16 hours ago
+1Medical Leave of Absence on Resume?Hey guys, I'm a senior at a target who is applying for FT roles. I'm coming back from a pretty serious surgery that forced me to miss the last academic year. On my transcript it shows that I took a medical leave of absence but I wasn't sure if I should include this on my...72 days 7 hours ago
+1Calling all Energy guysTwo questions for the NRG guys out there: 1-What are some resources to prepare for an SA interview at Energy groups in Houston? 2-Where in the Energy sector would you invest right now? What are your favorite themes and where do you see value? Thanks :)711 hours 54 min ago
+1Bank of the Ozarks Real Estate Specialties GroupHas anyone worked for or with Bank of the Ozarks Real Estate Specialties group? From what I understand they are becoming one of the larger construction/<span class='keyword_link'><a...710 hours 37 min ago
+1Messed Up Networking Emails - Advice NeededSo I've been sending out a bunch of networking emails to try and get in touch with alumni. I emailed about 5 people at the same bank on the same day with the same email template (swapping out the names of course). I later receive a reply from an analyst saying that he knows I copy-pasted...65 days 33 min ago
+1Questions for Entry Development Associate InterviewI have a second round interview for a Development Associate position coming up and would like to know some good talking points or questions to bring up during the interview. The product is Class A office and multifamily in a major market (NYC/Boston/DC). I have a basic understanding of...61 week 5 hours ago
+1What undergraduate degrees should an international student take if they are looking to get an MBA in America?I currently live in Australia and have been accepted into all the top 5 university we have here. I was reading a lot of the topics that have been posted on the WSO about undergraduates who dive straight into business oriented degrees before the MBA are doing more harm to themselves. I wanted to...63 days 22 hours ago
+1Is it worth going to banking/finance at 33 ?Hi Folks, I'm 33 and finishing off MBA. Looking at Linkedin profile I see people of my age have already hit the Director/SVP post so I will be starting at the lowest of the ladder or does buy side offer better life-work balance at this stage ? P.S I do have an <span...64 days 3 hours ago
+1Quitting the Master's Program to Do a Full-Time IB InternshipHey Guys, In need of advice for a friend now. A friend of mine finished about a 1/3 of an Ms program in a STEM field (non-Finance related), but received an offer for a full-time ib internship (small team, long hours, great culture) and he simply doesn't think that he'll manage the...63 days 9 hours ago
+1Soph SA oddsI'm a sophomore at a semi-target (think: UVA, Emory, UNC, Mich). I'm not sure how to describe it but one of the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-the-bulge-bracket-BB">BB</a></span>...62 days 9 hours ago
+1Should their be an age cuttoff for running for President?We already have a minimum age of 35 so I don't see how having a age limit around 60-65 or less would be such a bad thing. Hillary and Trump seem to be very secretive about their health. Curious to hear @Eddie Braverman" 's take since he had a similar post regarding voter age...61 day 7 hours ago
+1What do you guys think of this cold email sample?My name is John Doe. I am a Real Estate Acquisitions Analyst currently working on a one-and-a-half-year contract for a private equity firm in San Diego, California. Moving forward, I am very interested in returning home to City X where I can leverage my experience in underwriting of multifamily...66 hours 51 min ago
+1REPE Options Post-MBAI'm currently employed by a large and reputable <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-real-estate-investment-trust-reit">REIT</a></span>, my current position is rotational in nature meaning...62 min 57 sec ago
+1Need advice picking a master's degree Hey guys! So I just finished my bachelor's in economics from India and I would like to ideally get into a top MBA program in the 2017 fall. I have the grades for it and I went to one of the top unis in the country however I intend to send in applications within the month and I have no work...53 days 17 hours ago
+1Which finance positions do not care about your gpa?I know a lot of jobs care about your college gpa, but can you name some finance jobs that do not care? Assuming you also have little or no relevant work experience. Thanks56 days 5 hours ago
+1RESUME CRITIQUE: Graduating Senior, Two Banking (IBD and Credit) Internships, Big 10 Semi-Target, 3.61 GPA ...55 days 17 hours ago
+1Should I go for VP position or keep Treasurer position for a club at school?Wanted to get some leadership position at school so joined an eboard of a Pre-Health club at my school as a treasurer(Lol only club that let me join the eboard. I was pre-health before). Now the Vice President position opened up, should I go for that or keep treasurer position? 52 days 23 hours ago
+1Terminal Value Calculation in a DCF for a private companySay the CEO of a company has approached your <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/searching-for-a-summer-internship">investment bank</a></span> to sell their company. How would you go about calculating the terminal...51 day 10 hours ago
+1Is it easy to switch from one part of Investment Bank to another?Lets say from Health Care to Consumer Retail? or from generalist to oil and gas, etc. Or are you stuck where you're at.55 days 3 hours ago
+1Lazard SF Exit OppsWas wondering how <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/lazard">Lazard</a></span>'s SF Tech group is viewed? Couldn't find much information on the forum. 51 day 5 hours ago
+1FT Analyst Investment Banking Modeling Case StudyI have recently been selected to a attend a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/tag/superday">super day</a></span> at a middle-market <span class='keyword_link'><a...53 days 21 hours ago
+1GS BACKGROUND CHECKSHOW THOROUGH IS <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/goldman-sachs">GS</a></span> WITH THE BACKGROUND CHECKS WITH REGARD TO SCHOOL, CRIMINAL RECORD, WORK HISTORY, ETC. HOW MANY YEARS BACK DO THEY CHECK? ANYONE WHO...53 days 7 hours ago
+1Modeling courses or Argus Cert?Which would be the better investment for a position in real estate finance if you can only choose one? Something like REFM or Argus Cert?52 days 23 hours ago
+1Boutiques: An Increasingly Attractive Option?As a non-target aspiring to break into the biz, my options are less abundant than those of a target student. Boutiques remain an intriguing option, especially after reading <a...52 days 4 hours ago
+1Cornell Hotel vs Cornell EconI just externally transferred into the Cornell Hotel School this year. I'm currently a first-semester sophomore, and I want to break into investment banking. I was wondering if I should transfer into econ in CAS (perhaps that might be better). I am also thinking about possibly majoring in...51 day 22 hours ago
+1Advice on getting out of energy...Guys, I have never posted a discussion here before, but I am hoping some of you all might be able to help me out a bit. I am a Corporate development professional (sr analyst, 2 juniors under me, I report to the director of corp dev and the two of us do meaningfully all the M&A work and...51 day 4 hours ago
+1Investment in Bloomberg TerminalHello lads and ladies, I'm working for a Corporate Financing and Advisory firm in Beijing, and have recently come across the power of Bloomberg Terminal, as well as had a demonstration in their office. For a small firm, $25k USD pa might be hard to justify, though for the work we do, and...532 sec ago
+1BB vs EB in LondonHi guys, I have been following the forum for some time now and I need some perspectives regarding this question. How is the elite boutiques or independent advisory firms generally viewed, compared to bulge-bracket banks in London in terms of PE placement, US business school and general...510 hours 44 min ago
+1Resume Review: After 1 year investment banking experience, try to break into consulting through graduate schoolHi, I would appreciate it very much if someone can have a look at my CV. I have 1.5 investment banking experiences (6 months rotation in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-private-banking-PB">private...44 days 8 hours ago
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+1WSO Hedge Fund Resume Template for Professionals with Deal Experience is Released!<strong><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-hedge-fund-HF" rel="nofollow">HF</a></span> Resume Announcement: WSO has released a <span class='keyword_link'><a...32 years 4 months ago
+1Interview in Fixed Income Investment/Credit Research tipsI posted the below post in the Career help section but was not getting any responses so I figured I try here. I have a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-balance-sheet-BS">BS</a></span> in...31 day 7 hours ago
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+1Earnings call for S&P500 stocksWhere can I find earnings call for S&P500 stocks? Can you list a few sites which provides this for free?14 days 9 hours ago
+1WSO Happy Hour: Wed 9/28, 7pm @5th and Mad (formerly known as Galway Hooker)The first WSO Happy Hour of fall season 2016 is upon us! Come join us for brews, food, and good conversation at 5th and Mad bar (formerly known as Galway Hooker--NOT the one downtown). First few attendees get a WSO T-shirt! Date/Time: Wednesday, Sept 28th @ 7pm <strong>How to find...14 days 13 hours ago
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+1Non-Targets and The Art of Relationship BuildingIdeally, I would like this thread to stay concentrated on the title, Non-Targets and the Art of Relationship Building. Non-Target students obviously have more relationship building to do as their best shot of getting selected to interview would be through relationships. The alumni at non-targets...04 days 23 hours ago
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+1Samsung Shares Plummet: Has the Fat Lady Sung?Samsung has lost $22 billion in market value and the stock has dropped 11%. [quote]“The market certainly thinks this is going to cost more than $1 billion,” said Anthea Lai, an analyst with Bloomberg Intelligence. “You have to persuade normal consumers that they should try to convince...04 hours 8 min ago
+1How Tax Rate affects Enterprise Value (EV)Hi all, I have some questions on an undying topic that's continuously discussed on the street: how tax rate affects <span class='keyword_link'><a...114 days 7 hours ago
+1Anyone know anything about GSAM AIMS Private Equity Group or GSAM Credit Alternatives (Liberty Harbor)?Anyone know about these two groups in terms of exit opps to PE, pay, hours, etc.? How are they compared to <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/finance-dictionary/what-is-investment-banking-division-IBD">IBD</a></span>?68 hours 34 sec ago
+1Delaying Graduation for IBDoes anyone have experience with delaying graduation or know someone who does? I recruited for SA IB jobs last fall and didn't network properly or prepare nearly enough. I was able to land a position at a small shop and I got the return offer but will likely be declining it. I am wondering...58 hours 38 min ago
+1Reaching out to firm prior to OCR submission deadline - possible way of increasing first round interviews?I tried to look this up and see if someone had posted about it before - but unfortunately I was not able to find exactly what I was looking for. In particular, what are your thoughts on cold emailing an analyst (likely an analyst that is an alum from your school, but not necessarily an analyst...54 days 6 hours ago
0Time sensitive: Anyone know about GS Credit Alts (Liberty Harbor) or AIMS Private Equity Group?I'm a first year <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/jpmorgan-chase">JPM</a></span> <span class='keyword_link'><a...42 days 3 hours ago
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0Why work for Deutsche BankHi, I am applying for a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/guide/wso-internship-guide">summer internship</a></span> in the <span class='keyword_link'><a...12 hours 4 min ago
+1Finance major with big plansHi, I am a college freshman and I intend to make something of myself. I became very interested in finance about two years ago. Since then, I've read countless books and articles and have opened a Forex and and investment account for myself. I currently manage and save money with investing...51 day 9 hours ago
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