- Life after Investment Banking
Mod Note: Throwback Thursday: this post originally went up 4/25/12 Like a majority of people who are on this website, I used to come on here and write bullshit about a life partly my own, partly fantasy. I'm now going to uncloak the anonymous man and ...
Forum topic - anonymousman - Dec 4 2014 - 11:00am - 290 comments
- Too many damn feminine men Today?
I truly believe that many of our country's current social issues can be traced back to the epidemic of men becoming too feminine. Only about 30-40 years ago (and many older users on this website can attest to this), being a masculine man was honored ...
Forum topic - sjl1009 - Sep 28 2014 - 4:40pm - 181 comments
- AMA: Public Finance Banker
Hey monkeys- realized there isn't too much discussion/information regarding public finance on the website so thought I might share some of my experiences/views regarding the sector. I am a 3rd year analyst at a large municipal finance shop (ranked in ...
Forum topic - gritbanker - Mar 19 2014 - 4:20pm - 40 comments
- Question on Liquidity in US Power Markets
I understand that West Hub is by far the most liquid hub in the US- does this mean that the majority of speculation is done in PJM? On the contrary, in MISO where the majority of the footprint is not retail choice and with IN Hub suffering from a lack of ...
Forum topic - DankyKong - Dec 12 2014 - 8:13am
- Power and Gas Trading (Switch from Financial to Physical)
I'm currently working at a small hedge fund that does natural gas options market making- have been in the industry for about 2 years now as an assistant trader and did a little trading here and there (quote stuff electronically and watch the OTC ...
Forum topic - jargon223 - Jul 17 2014 - 9:43am - 12 comments
- Which Commodity and what role?
So I've had the unique privilege to gain exposure to multiple commodity trading shops in my college career. I will be graduating with having done an internship as an analyst for a power shop, a scheduler for a gas shop and having had exposure to ags ...
Forum topic - PowerNGas - May 14 2014 - 11:07pm - 10 comments
- Power Trading at an Electric Company
There is an electric company at my school doing OCR for some positions. I'm vaguely interested in trading, but I would like to specifically know more about power trading. I know for oil trading positions at the super majors you have to work as a ...
Forum topic - redrocksky - Apr 2 2014 - 12:36pm - 9 comments
- Risk it in Hongkong or Chinese SOE?
Hi everybody, Since 2 years ago I have felt very attracted to project finance and IB in general. I took a class in project finance, and read some books, but I don't have an economics/finance background. I am currently a PhD candidate at a top ...
Forum topic - zumbito - Apr 12 2014 - 9:03pm - 7 comments
- Is something bad going to happen to me if I won’t share knowledge? Or Why is sharing knowledge with others good thing to do?
I don’t try to argue like sharing knowledge with others is waste of time, but I really need to encourage myself and to be nice for sharing good information or knowledge and understand positive effect of this action. ...
Forum topic - [email protected] - Aug 31 2014 - 7:41am
- Why bother being good?
WHY BOTHER BEING GOOD? Everyday the newspaper tells the same depressing stories. Youth crime, corporate tax-avoidance, dishonest lawyers, selfish bankers, mass genocide, needless wars, countless violent acts of extreme hatred, rape, oppression and ...
Forum topic - anonymousman - Mar 23 2013 - 9:45am - 33 comments