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  1. Why I Chose a Capitol Hill Internship to Prepare for Future in Finance

          Hey all, Wanted to share my experience and what I've learned to help ambitious students lay out their future. Anytime in-between the four years of college can leave you unsure and wondering what you want to do after, so I hope th ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 27 2016 - 4:14am -

  2. Investment Banks in Washington D.C.

    Hi- Do you know of any investment banks / BB branches that are located in Washington DC? I will be working in the area, and I would like to network a bit in preparation for FT recruiting. Also, assuming that I find some places (e.g. Rothschild), what woul ...

    59 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 18 2016 - 1:18pm -

  3. Are American businesspeople losing faith in their country?

    Story from the economist American idiocracy- The civil war in Washington, DC, is damaging American business [quote] ...

    296 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 14 2011 - 9:50pm -

  4. Contacted by a Recruiter but it seems like he's pulling my leg

          Hi guys, Long time lurker on WSO, but HAD to register to ask the people here since I'm drawing a blank. I have a recruiter who's contacting me with a position available in Washington, D.C as a Research Associate within a &qu ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 2 2014 - 9:33pm -

  5. America's Richest Living Areas

    Okay guys, please don't kill me for linking to such plebeian source of information, but I found this a really interesting list. In a nutshell, it's your basic breakdown of the top 15 areas in terms of the percentage of households earning $200,00 ...

    28 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 28 2010 - 10:12am -

  6. Applied Economics vs. MSF for DC Agencies

    I am looking at the John Hopkins University Masters in either Applied Economics or Finance as post-study after law school. I would ideally do the part-time program, so I can work in a federal pathways position for students and cut down on any debt I might ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 22 2013 - 6:18pm -

  7. Valuations Comp in DC and NYC area

    Hey everyone, I was wondering a good compensation is for entry level valuations position at a boutique valuations firm in DC area? What about NYC area? Which valuations firm pays the most: Duff & Phelps, SRR, or Big 4? What are some exit opps for this ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 22 2016 - 10:55am -

  8. Finance Scene in Washington DC

    Hi all I was wondering if how good (maybe how bad?) DC is as a place to begin one's finance career. I'm not expecting it to be on the same level as NYC, SF, Chicago or even Houston/LA, but relative to other cities, is it that bad of a choice? I ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 6 2013 - 2:43pm -

  9. DC finance meetup / networking group

          Moved here two months ago to work at a small multi-strategy Asset Management company as a quant. I found it really hard to meet/network with finance people compared to NYC (obviously but much harder than I thought). Was wondering if t ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 2 2016 - 12:52am -

  10. Houlihan Lokey DC

          Got a first rounder with HLHZ DC coming up for summer analyst. Anyone got any insight into what to expect or the office in particular? I know they do a lot of A&D work. It's for HLHZ 's Corporate Finance division. summer ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 21 2012 - 7:12pm -

  11. DC Monkeys Networking/Dinner

          Hi, I'm working at an MM down here in DC, I was wondering if anyone was interested in doing lunch or dinner. I'm about a 5 or 10 minute walk from Dupont Circle. PM me for contact info. Networking Washington DC ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 13 2011 - 1:04am -

  12. Lamont Peterson vs Amir Khan

          Anyone else watch the fight? I'm kind of pissed the way the decision went and the ref penalizing Khan, it seemed like he played to the hometown favorite. fight Washington DC Boxing ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 11 2011 - 12:12am -

  13. American MSF vs Johns Hopkins MSF

          Hello, I am looking for opinions regarding MSF programs. I am deciding between the American University Kogod School of business MSF program and the Johns Hopkins Carey School of business MSF program. The Kogod MSF program is a full ti ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 23 2010 - 8:03pm -

  14. How to find IB VPs in specific area?

          How can I find out who holds a VP position at an investment bank in a specific area of the country? In this case the Washington, DC Metro Area. Thank you! Washington DC ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 24 2013 - 3:02pm -

  15. DC as a finance hub

    When thinking about going to business school, getting a foothold in your future job market is obviously a consideration. Would you go to school in Alabama if you were wanting to go to New York? Obviously it would be a detractor. Anyway, DC schools like Ge ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 12 2010 - 8:44am -

  16. Move to Public Sector Consulting from Big 4 Risk Consulting

          I am currently a Risk Consulting Associate at a Big 4 Financial Services Advisory practice. However, the work is not really what I expected and is pretty dull IMO. I am interested in transitioning into Public Sector consulting having ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 3 2016 - 9:19am -

  17. Great option for accounting courses- Reasonable price

    If you need to get some accounting courses under your belt for a reasonable price, check out this program. I recently completed the economics and accounting graduate certificates here, which was pretty much the best I could do coming from a non-target exe ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 21 2016 - 1:23pm -

  18. Middle Market Firms in Washington DC

          I know there used to be a list on here of firms in different locations. However it was extremely old. I was wondering if people could let me know of any middle market firms they know of in Washington DC. Thank you in advance! middle m ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 29 2011 - 9:14pm -

  19. Washington DC Summer Case Interview Practice

    I am an undergrad from a target school for MBB and have a consulting internship at a boutique in DC this summer. I want to make the jump to MBB for full time. I have done a fair amount of case interview practice, but want to do more before full time recru ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 27 2011 - 12:07am -

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