- BIG NEWS: 2014 WSO Compensation Report is OUT!
Dear WSO Community, I'm pleased to announce the release of the 2014 WSO Compensation Report! We had another great year with even MORE entries than last year (over 5,000)! It took many months of hard work and finally, it's here...and it's ...
Forum topic - WallStreetOasis.com - Mar 4 2015 - 2:44am - 33 comments
- Law to MBA to Banking- Comp Worth it?
Hey guys, I'm a corporate lawyer right now. Been thinking about getting my MBA and going into banking lately, but not sure it works out financially. Would probably have to take on a little bit of debt. Looking for some advice. The year I would ...
Forum topic - Finance Hobby Guy - Feb 27 2015 - 4:26am - 49 comments
- Middlebury vs McCombs
Hey Monkeys, I don't know what I want to do post-college as of now, but which college is better for Econ/Finance in general? I want to keep my options open, however I am looking at HF (Distressed/Global Macro), IB, PE, AM, or even Trading(FX, ...
Forum topic - SpicyTouch - Feb 26 2015 - 2:39am - 60 comments
- What should I be doing before BB IBD SA?
I will be working at a BB as a summer analyst and was wondering what I should be doing, if anything, in the interim. I have already been placed into a group. With the goal of converting to FT, should I be trying to network with people in my group? Or just ...
Forum topic - BasedHedge - Feb 28 2015 - 5:00pm - 24 comments
- 2015 IBD Summer Analyst Comp
Can pretty much confirm all these numbers. Summer will be pro-rated on base of: Bulges: GS: 85k + 1.5k stipend JPM: 85k + 2.5k stipend MS: 85k + 0.5x overtime + 2k stipend CS: 85k + 0.5x overtime +2k stipend UBS: 85k + 0.5x overtime + 2k stipend Citi: 85k ...
Forum topic - grizzlybear - Feb 27 2015 - 9:22am - 83 comments
- SunTrust Robinson Humphrey (STRH): An Extensive Review
I’m a long time reader and first time poster. I’ve seen a lot on the forum regarding STRH and I wanted to write a full review of the firm. I think the mini reviews in the Firms section of the site are a great way to collect data, but I’m going to provide ...
Forum topic - ATL_8379 - Feb 22 2015 - 2:00pm - 38 comments
- The 25 people you should avoid on Wall Street
A few years ago, CNBC’s Ash Bennington compiled a fantastic list of the people you should avoid on Wall Street. Recently, the Wall Street Journal’s John Carney issued a Twitter challenge for an updated version of this list. In an industry where people ...
Forum topic - GSElevator - Feb 22 2015 - 11:00am - 36 comments
- WSO Investment Banking Resume Template for College Students Released to the Public!
Big Announcement: WSO Resume Template is Out in the Wild!: If you're looking for a resume for experienced IB professionals or a private equity resume template, click here.. ...
Forum topic - WallStreetOasis.com - Feb 16 2015 - 1:00pm - 73 comments
- Any WSO guys at Lehman Bros / Bear Stearns in 2008?
Really interested to know how many of the WSO guys were at Lehman, Bear or any other institution that went under in 2008 or around that time Particularly interested if you had any personal stories to share about what it was like on the inside of these ...
Forum topic - TheCityBoy - Feb 19 2015 - 6:40am - 27 comments
- The Pro's and Con's of being part of a start class
When you start your first job, chances are you aren’t the only one starting with the firm that day. You are one of many that make up the analyst class for that particular year. However, this is not the case for all jobs. While you may be one of the many ...
Forum topic - nkhanlegend - Mar 2 2015 - 8:00pm - 7 comments