- Help!- Hoping to switch to F500 Corp Finance from a possible pigeonhole!
Hey everyone, I am currently a Senior in college about to graduate in a few months and I recently accepted an Audit Analyst position (essentially Internal Audit/Risk Management) at Bank of America Merrill Lynch as apart of their 2 year Corporate Audit ...
Forum topic - tonystark - Jan 29 2015 - 7:38am - 12 comments
- How valuable is international experience?
I have a friend who works as a controller in the US for a F500 company, and he was recently offered a promotion as a controller of a larger operation in Mexico. The operation is very close to the border, so he would be able to live in the US while working ...
Forum topic - F500Guy - Jan 23 2015 - 3:55am - 12 comments
- Guide to building a successful career at ONE company: Internal Networking
I just came out of a networking experienced hire event at my company and thought it would be good to share some thoughts on internal networking (specifically for corporate finance, but industry in general). I haven't seen anything on this site about ...
Forum topic - TwoThrones - Jan 30 2015 - 1:00pm - 6 comments
- Financial career in FMCG
Hi guys, Not sure if i posted this in the right forum, i apologise if it's not the right one. Just wanted to know what kind of finance roles would be available in an FMCG firm, and how does it differ from say, a typical finance role in a bank or ...
Forum topic - cedricTCS - Jan 24 2015 - 8:22am - 9 comments
- Received 2nd Round Interview GE FMP- Should I renege current offer?
Hey folks, I was told a few days ago that a few positions opened up for GE FMP in their Healthcare division for full time and they want to interview me for a second round interview. I originally interviewed with them back in October for first rounds and I ...
Forum topic - tonystark - Jan 22 2015 - 9:48pm - 8 comments
- 1st year FLDP- thinking about quitting the program. Help please.
Hi everyone, Just as the title states, I'm thinking about quitting the program soon. A little about myself: ...
Forum topic - Purged777 - Jan 21 2015 - 11:39am - 7 comments
- Undergrad in Finance then MBA or MS in Acctg + Finance & CPA
Hello, I am currently a junior at a semi-target state school (think Big Ten, not UM or Northwestern). I am a Finance student at a crossroads.. Option 1: staying a 5th year and receiving my MS in Accounting AND BS in Finance. This would allow me to receive ...
Forum topic - daffyxxduck - Jan 3 2015 - 4:13pm - 9 comments
- Hmm, is this WACC low?
Hi Guys, I`ve got a firm with a low beta (.5) and a low gearing of 25%, eventually yielding a 4% WACC. (7.61% Rm) It feels a wee bit too low, doesn`t it? ...
Forum topic - LeftFields - Jan 25 2015 - 9:26am - 3 comments
- The Forgotten Cousin of Finance: Commercial Insurance
So I have thought about doing something over this field for quite awhile but didn't know how much to go into and whatever. Depending on the response I will depends on whether I will expand further. I really wanted to talk about the position of ...
Forum topic - UTDFinanceGuy - Oct 27 2014 - 7:57pm - 11 comments
- All about Treasury/ Corporate Treasury!
Hello Everyone, I searched through the forum and could not find much structured info about treasury. So wish to compile scattered info about treasury. Anything from what is treasury? entry barriers, how to be a treasurer, salaries, best organizations to ...
Forum topic - MSFin - Oct 11 2014 - 1:44am - 10 comments