- Any thoughts on what PE looks like a decade from now?
I spoke with a guy a few days back who'd done pretty well in an MM PE firm, and when I asked him for advice on how to build a career in the industry, his advice was "if I were graduating business school now, I'd probably join a different ...
Forum topic - jakevm - Jan 2 2015 - 4:00am - 15 comments
- Guide to Private Equity Careers & Venture Capital Careers
Guide - WallStreetOasis.com - Jul 9 2014 - 2:23pm
- 5 Free Months...What Should I Do?
I'm currently a junior in undergrad and will be graduating a semester early (Dec. 2015), which gives me 5 free months. No obligations, no work, no nothing. If my goals are to eventually get into an M7 MBA program and hopefully someday make it to the ...
Forum topic - Andrew- - Dec 16 2014 - 9:41pm - 25 comments
- GS FIG clarifier
I've searched through the forums and have seen two divergent opinions regarding GS FIG 's placement to PE. The placement into Hedge Funds is universally agreed to be quite strong, but does GS FIG get a lot of megafunds, especially in relation to ...
Forum topic - eagemonkey26 - Jan 15 2015 - 8:27pm - 3 comments
- What the hell is a 3 Model Statement
I am a fledgling finance student. Sorry I thought being a lawyer would be fun at first. Anyways I keep running across this and am hoping for some insight. I keep getting the basic accounting statements without any future modeling. If you could send a link ...
Forum topic - gbroach - Dec 30 2014 - 12:16am - 5 comments
- Chicago- Megafund placement
Hey guys, Seems like a lot of the Megafunds do not have offices in Chicago. Saw on one old thread there were two people fighting back and forth regarding this so I just wanted to settle it out here and see what the real deal was. Do top groups in Chicago ...
Forum topic - J-Man - Sep 30 2014 - 1:22am - 27 comments
- Founder or Director on Resume? Former Founding Member/ Director of a Startup
Industries of interest for FT and or Internship roles: Investment Banking Venture Capital Equity Research Management Consulting (maybe the most realistic fit??) Private Equity ...
Forum topic - Rockstar - Dec 11 2014 - 7:25pm - 10 comments
- Should I add media mentions to my resume
Myself and startup have been mentioned in multiple media sources such as Entrepreneur Magazine, Wamda(tech crunch of the MENA region), Zawya(reuters), etc. I created a section after "Professional Experience" and titled it "Media ...
Forum topic - Rockstar - Dec 15 2014 - 3:46pm - 7 comments
- Undergrad Summer Internship: CPPIB vs BB Offer
Hi All, I am currently torn between two Summer Internships offers: one from a BB bank, the other one in Private Investments (kind of Private Equity) at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Both offers are in London. From what I've gathered during the ...
Forum topic - Sarusse - Dec 18 2014 - 8:47am - 5 comments
- Cities with the Best Cost of Living / Work Life Balance in Finance
I've come to the conclusion NYC is not for me. More power to all of you whose dream is working on the street, it's just not for me. Cost of living is too high. Hours are too long. Taxes are too high. Where in the country is the best balance ...
Forum topic - thomas1282 - Aug 9 2014 - 1:00pm - 121 comments