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Hamilton Lane NY?Does there co-invest team have a presence in NYC, or are they just in Philly? I know there's a NY office but wondering if anyone else has more insight.... 11 year 10 months ago
Janney Montgomery Scott - IB division reviewHi all, Can anybody throw more light on the JMS IB division? How many deals have they done, what is the work culture, working hours etc. Thanks!... 21 year 10 months ago
ChipotleHow do you like your burrito? I still haven't figured out what a carnita is, but i's delicious.... 431 year 10 months ago
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Deciding on career path?Hi guys, I'm having a tremendous amount of difficulty coming to a conclusion on my career path, in regards as to whether I want to follow the accounting path through Big-4, or work hard consistently and try to make it into a top MBA for a finance focused career path. I attend the University of Flori... 31 year 10 months ago
I Spend Money To Make MoneyAs I realized that I am unable to save very much money month after month, I began to take a close look my expenses. My main expenses broadly fall into three categories: Housing, Food, and Entertainment. Each one of these expenses is so high because of my job. Like anyone else living in NYC and worki... 121 year 10 months ago
Webinar TONIGHT (Monday 8/19) - Mastering the Banking Fit InterviewThis Monday night, August 19th, @ 8:30pm ET, Wall Street Mentors will be hosting a webinar fully focused on fit interviews for investment banking. Justin, a featured mentor with a background in investment banking and private equity, will cover what it takes to master the Fit Interview. CLICK H... 21 year 10 months ago
Digging into ING US (VOYA)After taking a position in ING US (NYSE: VOYA) at about the $25/share level, I have been fortunate to participate in the rise to above $30. The original target was around the 40-50$, with stop around $20, the ipo price. The recent rise and earnings report make this a good time to reevaluate the thes... 01 year 10 months ago
Are You "IBD or Bust"?As much as I love Wall Street Oasis, I can't help but raise an eyebrow at how narrow some of the mindsets on this website are. I'm specifically talking about in regards to careers; obviously, this is a finance community-targeted website, but it seems unbelievable how many students go beyond "IBD or ... 911 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Credit Suisse 01 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Bloomberg 01 year 10 months ago
Current situationHi guys. I have a situation and I would love some perspective from you guys: -Graduate Jan/14 and have 3 classes in the fall semester (all evenings) -CFA L1 Dec 2013 -Finance major from non-target school 3.3 GPA -Previous experience includes group insurance sales role with insurance company...d... 71 year 10 months ago
JD/PHD - any career opportunity in PE?I've got a JD and a PhD in molecular biology, both from top schools. I've spent the last 6 years at at NYC law firm doing high-stakes pharma/biotech patent litigation. Now I'm considering a move out of litigation, and PE is an area that looks interesting from the outside. But is there any demand ... 41 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Northwestern Mutual 01 year 10 months ago
Equity research industry coverage - financials or consumerIn equity research which industry would you guys choose to cover? I think the financials industry is interesting but I've heard it's better to go the consumer route.. help please any insight would be appreciated. I know financials were obviously hated but I think it's a more interesting sector t... 01 year 10 months ago
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Company Compensation: Goldman Sachs 01 year 10 months ago
CFA Registration Requirements.... 21 year 10 months ago
Resume review before Summer Analyst applicationsI am going to be a junior at Northeastern University in Boston. I am looking for summer analyst positions for Summer 2014. I am interested in Valuation and Research and due to that interest, I am looking for positions around Investment Banking, M&A, PE, VC, or overall equity research.... 41 year 10 months ago
How do you list latin honors on your resume?Could you tell me what is the more "standard" way of listing latin honors on one's resume? Option 1: Duke University Bachelor of Science in Economics - Summa Cum Laude - Cumulative GPA: 3.9/4.0 Option 2: Columbia University Bachelor of Arts in Economics - Cumulative GPA: 3.9/4.0 - Su... 51 year 10 months ago
Does my resume taste good?I want to do banking. I am kind of worried that my previous experience does not really speak to that fully. Also I have not gotten feedback from anyone really, so I'm sorry if something is glaringly wrong. Any and all genuine advice is appreciated. ... 111 year 10 months ago
Negative EPS and EV CalcHello WSO, Did a quick search and didn't find a thread on this, if someone does find it please redirect me. Two questions: When doing a comp sheet and calculating LTM P/E with a company that had negative earnings do you report it as N/A on the sheet or do you use another figure? Just f... 41 year 10 months ago
Miserable Day in the Life: Commercial Real Estate Broker“I don’t see you as someone who loves Real Estate,” my one Principal said. Wrong… I took a sip of my coffee and thanked whomever that we were outside and I had sunglasses on. “I think you’re just in this to make a quick buck,” he continued. Wrong, again. There is nothing quick a... 391 year 10 months ago
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Goldman Sachs ER in Salt Lake City?Can anyone fill me in on how the SLC team works with NY, reputation etc? This would be for a junior out of UG role. I have an offer at a boutique ER shop in NY (im from NY) and judging it vs GS In Salt Lake City. ... 41 year 10 months ago
How many dress shirts do you have?How many dress shirts do you have on rotation? How often do you go to laundry them? (once a week? month? 2 months?)... 111 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Northwestern Mutual 01 year 10 months ago
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Breaking into VC with a JD/PhDI've got a JD and a PhD in molecular biology, both from top schools. I've spent the last 6 years at at NYC law firm doing high-stakes pharma/biotech/medical device patent litigation. I'm considering moving out of law into finance, and several people have suggested I look into VC. Any thoughts on op... 31 year 10 months ago
Would You Want A Higher Salary But A Smaller Bonus?What do you think? Should this be how bankers and buy side guys are paid or is it a complete disincentive? [quote]Almost two-thirds of U.K. financial services firms have boosted salaries to retain employees before the introduction of European Union limits on bonuses, according to a survey. C... 61 year 10 months ago
Will I get the job offer?I recently interviewed at a BB bank as an experienced hire. I got an email from The recruiter saying the feedback from the interviews was very positive and they hoped to reach a final decision in the next few days. I've done plenty of interviews and never received an interview like this from a recru... 51 year 10 months ago
When you're on the road....What do you folks do after the work day ends? Head to the gym? Bar? Browse CL for casual encounters?... 441 year 10 months ago
Wise idea to position oneself for only one industry group? (NatRes/FIG/RE)I'd like your honest feedback on this: As an undergrad, do you think it's a wise idea to position oneself for just one industry in particular? I'm mainly referring to the industry groups with "specialized" modeling skillsets - Natural Resources, Real Estate, Financial Institutions groups. For ... 271 year 10 months ago
Who here has lateralled to a "higher" bank and was it worth it??hey guys just curious which monkeys have lateralled to a different bank before and wanted to hear whether you truly regret the decision you made or was it the best decision you could've made to advance your career i think obviously lateral is a good move if the bank is not a good fit for you but ... 191 year 10 months ago
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Company Compensation: Aberdeen Asset Management 01 year 10 months ago
Apply for IBD summer analyst as a final-year student in the UK??As stated in the topic, I am in a one-yr Msc FE program in UK. I know the requirement for SA is to be in the penultimate year, however from what I heard European banks are quite understanding and usually don't mind taking final-year undergrad/grad students as SA and then convert them to full-time h... 51 year 10 months ago
Fixed Income S&T Analyst Interview QuestionsI have some interviews coming up at the big banks for entry level S&T Analyst position. They are for fixed income trading. What are some technical questions that they would ask for fixed income trading? Thanks... 31 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Morgan Stanley 01 year 10 months ago
List of equity research firms in SfHey, I am currently a masters in finance student looking to break into equity research. Can anyone tell me or link a list of companies who do equity research or employ equity researchers in SF and the bay area? ... 11 year 10 months ago
Advice for Breaking into HF IndustryHello all, To get the best recommendations I should write a little about myself. I love the stock market, investing, swing trading, technical analysis and finance. The bulk of my experience comes in swing trading options, stock investing and some experience trading futures also. I have bee... 101 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Societe Generale 01 year 10 months ago
Physical ExamJust curious-- for FT offers, do firms require a physical exam for health insurance? How does that work? Thanks... 31 year 10 months ago
Mobility within GS OfficesHow difficult is it to move from a regional office to NY headquarters (or another regional office) after a year, granted you are staying within your same banking group?... 61 year 10 months ago
DCF Valuation questionHi everyone, Just got a quick question regarding the FCF calculations used in DCF. The most common way is using EBIT(1-tax) + Amortization & Depreciation - Change in Working Capital - Capital Expenditures, however another slightly more complicated way of arriving at the FCF is using NOPLAT - Net ... 31 year 10 months ago
Bloomberg Competency QuestionsHow to answer questions like: Why do you want to work in data? ... 11 year 10 months ago
What skills do you develop while working in Asset Management, more specifically a fund of funds or an endowment?As a corollary to the title, what skills do you need to move up and be successful? ... 41 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Genesis Capital 01 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Genesis Capital 01 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Citigroup 01 year 10 months ago
Texas Cap RatesI noticed it is easy to find commercial properties in Houston/Dallas/Austin that have cap rates in the 10-15% range, while in NYC it's pretty hard to find anything with a cap rate above 5%. From what I understand about cap rates, they are lower in cities that are expected to have more future appreci... 151 year 10 months ago
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1open room in HUGE 5 bd 3 bath 2 kitched apt on Union Squareone of my buddies moved in with his gf and we are looking to fill his room, we are indifferent between a guy moving in and a girl (just realize there are 4 chill guys there already). The place is gigantic and the rooms are a good size, it used to be 2 apartments and it was combined into 1 so there a... 31 year 10 months ago
Chad Pennington and Hakeem Nicks in MetLife Plaza... right now![quote]Source: http://www.sportsmedia101.com/newyorkgiants/2013/08/17/new-york-giants-new-york-jets-metlife-kick-off-the-road-to-metlife-stadium/[/quote] Both players are currently in MetLife Plaza by Bryant Park signing autographs and doing other various things for fans. They will be there until... 01 year 10 months ago
BBQ Pit BoysHoly shit, if you havn't found this YouTube channel yet you need to watch it. Its not often I subscribe to a channel but this is the best http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=nimW5RfPvKw... 41 year 10 months ago
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Company Interview: T. Rowe Price 01 year 10 months ago
CANADA,ON: Not Going To A Target School !!!I am going to be a freshman entering my first year in Canada at a college that offers a University degree. I will be studying for a Bachelor of Commerce - Finance. My question is how reliable is this in getting a big name job in investment banking in Canada or a good job in Canada. My goal is to be ... 51 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Waddell and Reed 01 year 10 months ago
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The Future of HFT/Algo Tradingwith all the regulation being done in the last 5 years, we hear whispers about the government stepping in somehow on high frequency trading. Personally, IDK how I feel about that. On one hand, it would be more government intrusion into business. On the other hand, it would make markets less volatile... 301 year 10 months ago
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Company Review: Marquette Partners 01 year 10 months ago
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Best BBQ in NYCBesides Brother Jimmys, which isn't that great....I can't seem to find anywhere that is decent. ... 171 year 10 months ago
Company Review: Christies 01 year 10 months ago

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