- 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 - Sep 23 2014 - 1:11am - 29 comments
- 2015 Analyst Salary Bump Megathread
Let's try to keep a running list going as people go through full-time recruiting and even starting for internships next year. The following list is just from people I know personally. Feel free to expand in the comments. Confirmed pay jump: Goldman ...
Forum topic - user39 - Sep 22 2014 - 5:56pm - 88 comments
- Thinking of quitting a month into the job...
Long story short, I am a new lateral hire into public finance investment banking and was not aware of having to pass three Series exams within the first three months of the job, otherwise I'll get fired. I have no relevant experience in munis and ...
Forum topic - mlxd08 - Sep 21 2014 - 5:00am - 20 comments
- Be a Wall Street Oasis Contributing Blogger
Project description: Finance / Wall Street / Business Blogger We are looking for several talented writers (professionals in the finance industry preferred) to blog for WallStreetOasis. There is a list of suggested topics you can choose from but if there ...
Forum topic - AndyLouis - Sep 18 2014 - 4:35pm - 34 comments
- Do I Hit The Panic Button?
I graduated a few months ago (target) with a 4.0 GPA. In my penultimate year I did a summer internship at a BB but in areas that just weren't a good fit and I didn't get an offer. This year I did a summer internship at a MM and the team was great ...
Forum topic - Surreality - Sep 18 2014 - 7:26am - 29 comments
- Do second year IB analysts on their way out get screwed on bonus?
As a second year analyst on my way out for PE, I am concerned that I will get screwed on my second year bonus. Me and my fellow second years have already turned down our third year offers, and we are gauging how much to check out. How badly will our second ...
Forum topic - ambition56 - Sep 13 2014 - 2:00pm - 22 comments
- Networking with Others
Hi, I wanted to hear your opinions on networking with people you absolutely do not know. Should I attempt it? To illustrate a bit- finding somebody at a BB or MM on LinkedIn, connecting with them and then try to get them on the phone/in person meet. What ...
Forum topic - Jbutts9 - Sep 21 2014 - 2:17pm - 10 comments
- From Back office to Front office!?
Hello guys and gals,,, I do not even know.. if I am in a back office, I am currently working for a financial data vendor; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Financial_data_vendor My salary is low and my moral might be lower. Everyday people see my pissed off ...
Forum topic - LeverageMill - Sep 11 2014 - 9:05pm - 32 comments
- Is this insider trading?
I recently finished up my IBD SA at a BB and worked on some very interesting middle market names that after working with I now consider to be very good investing opportunities. The internship is over and I decided not to continue with that bank so my ...
Forum topic - stay thirsty my friends - Sep 12 2014 - 12:56am - 22 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 - Sep 11 2014 - 3:32am - 68 comments