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0Is there a website with details of the deals that investment banks have done recently?Is there a website with details on the deals that investment banks have done recently? I am trying to find get some of the latest deals done by Jefferies. ...23 years 2 weeks ago
0Graduating undergrad this spring, still no offers Title says it. I'm graduating from a large public university with good engineering and a decent business program ( think top 50). A lot of the big 4 recruit here for audit and IT positions. I came in as a computer engineering major but started to switched majors after my sophomore level...53 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Cisco Systems03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: First Reserve03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Ernst & Young LLP03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Deutsche Bank03 years 2 weeks ago
0LBO model: impact of raising entry an exit multiples on IRR why does IRR decrease if both entry and exit multiples increase equally? eg from 6x to 8x each. Is it because more equity is needed as the leverage ratios stay constant requiring a higher equity % to purchase.....153 years 2 weeks ago
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0Company Review: Wells Fargo and Company03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Piper Jaffray03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Bank of the West03 years 2 weeks ago
0I am confused! - Unkwnown company owned by very known company How should I indicate this on my resume? AAAAA - not very known company BBBBB - Owns AAAAA, more known than AAAAA CCCCC - Owns BBBBB, more known than AAAAA and BBBBB I worked for AAAAA. Do you think I should write AAAAA - CCCCC, or AAAAA - BBBBB on my resume? I want to be a banker. Banker...53 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: UBS AG03 years 2 weeks ago
0Poker as a hobbyHello monkeys, I would like to have you guys's opinions about letting people know that you are a poker player and how it can change the way people perceive you in the workplace. Let me explain: my brother and I are both pretty big poker players, we both started with a cash-in of about 20€ y...13 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Citigroup03 years 2 weeks ago
0MBA Placement in Chicago from non-Chicago programsI'm hoping to apply to a top 15 program this year and I want to work in Chicago post-MBA. I've looked at the employment reports for most of the top 15 programs and obviously Booth and Kellogg place very well in Chicago, but others have much smaller percentages of grads going to Chicago/Midwest. My q...53 years 2 weeks ago
0Online MBA or non target MBAOk, I know this has been discussed recently, but I am going to try and be a bit more in depth. I am a senior at a non target in NYC area majoring in Finance and Econ. I will graduate with a 3.98 gpa and will be working FT for a MM IB in NYC. I am a veteran and my GI Bill benefits will pay for rou...43 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Trillium Group03 years 2 weeks ago
0Leveraged Sellout goes to Silicon Valleyhttp://www.leveragedsellout.com/2014/01/the-founder-hounder/ Glad to see LSO posting again.. Ringing in the start of a new era.....43 years 2 weeks ago
0How is Jefferies these days? The last major Jefferies thread I found was from 2 years ago (it was called "Why do people hate on Jefferies?"). How are they doing now, in terms of deal flow/personnel/prestige/etc?...203 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Review: GlaxoSmithKline03 years 2 weeks ago
0Nontarget Finance/Accounting SeniorHello everyone, glad to be a part of this community officially as opposed to just lurking threads and getting the last 20 posts blurred out. Some background on me, I suppose: Finance/Accounting at Southeast Non-Target Interned in CF (small office, ~20 in Finance department) last summer Tutored...03 years 2 weeks ago
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0Hourly Wage question?Hi I had a phone interview with BMO and was asked about hourly wage. I am a second year undergrad student so I didn't know how much to say. I just said I am in this for the experience and hourly wage doesn't matter. Was this a mistake?; I do want to get paid even if its not that great. How sh...03 years 2 weeks ago
0Should I care about GPA still?Last semester of senior year, job lined up, 3.5 GPA and taking a heavy/difficult courseload. I have little motivation but I know I could bump my GPA up to 3.6 if I tried. Is there any point to maintaining my GPA? I've heard that at some point you stop listing it on your resume anyway. I guess the on...33 years 2 weeks ago
0Interview at CTAHello fellow monkeys, I am interviewing this week with a systematic CTA market maker for a junior execution trader role on the O/N desk. I am not really sure what to expect from this interview as I have never had one with a CTA(or buy-side) before. If someone with similar experience could point o...163 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Leonardo & Co03 years 2 weeks ago
0Pitching yourself to a Hedge Fund How do you/would you do it? Go balls to the wall and harass MD's and Partners? Take out the receptionist for drinks and slip her your CV and track record at the end of the date? E-mail trade ideas and keep doing it until you get somewhere or get threatened? ...223 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Jane Street Capital03 years 2 weeks ago
0An Open Letter to the Makers of The Wolf of Wall Street, and the Wolf HimselfI came across this open letter written by one of the (alleged) victims of the The Wolf of Wall Street and it was an interesting read. I did watch the film and thought it had its moments but having read this it's disappointing to see how they made the people in the movie look like. Thoughts?...263 years 2 weeks ago
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+76 Things to Consider Before Accepting an International Work AssignmentAs a bit of background, I’m now 10 months into a long-term assignment abroad with my US bank’s local office in Brazil. While there have been plenty of highs (just got back from a beach weekend on the island of Ilhabela pictured here), there have been some unexpected hurdles and obstacles during ...263 years 2 weeks ago
0What positions can this resume attract(attempt #2)Attached is a new one. Assume it's 2018, what kind of job does this attract, what kind of fields, etc.? Just curious Thanks...93 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Ernst and Young03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Huntington03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: BMO Capital Markets03 years 2 weeks ago
0BAML vs Citi HKAll for SA IBD. Any advice on which one to choose from? They seem to be in the same tier in Hong Kong. ...23 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Wells Fargo and Company03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Wells Fargo and Company03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Citigroup03 years 2 weeks ago
0Does Deloitte BTA Offer Annual Performance Bonuses?Aside from the base pay + signing bonus, do Deloitte BTAs actually receive performance bonuses? Does anyone know how much of a raise a BTA can get each year?...93 years 2 weeks ago
+1XBox One vs. PS4Could some of you gamers out there give me a real quick and dirty analysis on which one to buy? I'm probably going to rarely use it, like my XBox 360, but fuck it --- blind consumerism makes this country great. I'm a big FPS fan, if that helps....193 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Deutsche Bank03 years 2 weeks ago
0Pittsburgh Internship OpportunitiesI'm a rising sophomore in college, and I'll be in Pittsburgh this summer. I've been searching for an internship there. Anyone know any solid firms I can apply to? I've already applied to Northwestern Mutual, MassMutual, and Fragasso. I have some connections at PNC, but they even told me that they n...53 years 2 weeks ago
0A Few Questions (Need Help)Hi everyone. I apologize in advance if I've posted this thread in the wrong section, because I'm new to WSO. Anyway, I have a few questions to ask: 1) I'm a sophomore at UNC (non-target for the most part), and I didn't get into the Kenan-Flagler undergraduate business program. Should I switch my...23 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Review: Russell Investments03 years 2 weeks ago
0Has GS started its London IBD summer analyst interview?Has GS started its London IBD summer analyst interview? I was curious as I have not heard anything. No one in my class, as far as I know, was contacted by GS for interview, either. I appreciate any input!...73 years 2 weeks ago
0Need help selecting online brokerage for trading.Did a quick search, but most threads contain obsolete information from around 2009 (such as bashing on E*Trade's high price per trade, which has gone down significantly). Anyways. Long story short - hoping to get [back] into trading. Need to find a good online brokerage. Current picks: - Trad...43 years 2 weeks ago
0Undergrad: Feedback on NYU Stern and Georgetown MSBHey everyone, I'm a freshman at a non-target and I'm seeking to transfer to either Georgetown MSB or NYU Stern. I'm leaning towards Georgetown as of now (I loved the campus and my credits are more likely to transfer completely as I go to a Jesuit univ). Regardless, I was wondering if some people ...83 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Review: Allston Trading03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Schlumberger03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: IMC Financial Markets03 years 2 weeks ago
0ASIA SA IBD Superday 2014 Anyone heard back from the BBs? Especially from MS, CS and Citi....13 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Capco03 years 2 weeks ago
0Entry Level Resume WritingYou need to create a resume. Or maybe you need to update a resume you've been using for some time. Either way, you're in the right place. I have lots of resume info and tools to help Web: www[.]resumeservicez[.]com Upload your Resume : info[@]resumeservicez[.]com...13 years 2 weeks ago
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0Deferred MBA Entry QuestionHi all, Unlike a lot of posts about Harvard 2+2 and GSB deferred admission, I'm not focused on whether I can get in or not at this stage. What's more important to me is: does 2/3 years of work give enough experience to allow you the best chance of getting the most out of an MBA? I'd be interes...33 years 2 weeks ago
0Online Business SchoolsGreetings, I want to attend grad school, however I am extremely busy. So I've decided that I want to know what nice business schools you folks can recommend, other than Tepper and Duke. Assistance would be very helpful !!! Thanks,...63 years 2 weeks ago
0Turning alumni into friends?Hello all, Following some of the advices on the site, I've been conducting informational interviews with alumni working in IBD. However, my problem with informational interviews is that the relationship seems to end as interviews end. After all, I'm there to ask him questions and he has answered th...63 years 2 weeks ago
0New here and seeking helpHey everyone! Indian citizen, 35 years of age and currently living in USA After finishing MBA in india I worked in Retail & institutional equity sales. Now i am looking for job in ER, IBD/boutique firms in USA. I cannot afford USA MBA or any other degree. I'm a bit confused and uncertain...03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: 788 Asset Management Ltd03 years 2 weeks ago
0HES Target School?Hi, I have a very simple question for those of you who are recruiters or have connections, and it requires a straightforward answer. Is Harvard Extension School a target school for IB/HF/PE/Consulting/B4? Although HES clearly does not enjoy the same prestige as the "real" Harvard, It is intere...03 years 2 weeks ago
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0M&I resume template for IBD?Hello all, A person suggested that I use the M&I template for my resume. I therefore rewrote my resume. Personally I think 3 experiences (in the M&I format) on 1 resume is a bit too few. What do you think? can anyone take a look at my resume and tell me what you think? FYI, I'm aiming for IBD. T...63 years 2 weeks ago
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0Company Compensation: Citigroup03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Credit Suisse03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Arab Banking Corporation03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Review: Arab Banking Corporation03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: McKinsey and Co03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: KPMG03 years 2 weeks ago
0ABC New York03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Wells Fargo and Company03 years 2 weeks ago
+2Corporatism is running wild on the east coastStarted a new job in CRE and commercial banking a while ago where 75% of my clients are in the top 1% of wage earners and/or wealth holders and almost all of the rest are in the top 10%. I’m a very pro-free market conservative, always an opponent of corporatism/crony capitalism, and a skeptic of b...363 years 2 weeks ago
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0power/utilitiesanyone have info on these groups? they are pretty interesting at the moment - especially with new emission regulations and increasing use of alternative energy. how do banks stack up against each other? and how are the exit opps? from another post, i found out that carlyle had a power/energy buy...53 years 2 weeks ago
0Scotiabank M&A Power & UtilitiesI know that Scotiabank has a good Oil and Gas M&A division but was wondering does anyone have knowledge about their Power & Utilities M&A division? Such as league table positioning and division performance? Thanks!...33 years 2 weeks ago
0Incoming analyst preparing for Power & Utilities IBD?Hi all I'm due to be starting at a BB this Summer within their Power and Utilities group. I was just wondering what (if any) prerequisite knowledge is expected / required at Analyst level and what would be nice to know before starting? Are there any resources that are particularly useful? I t...53 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Accenture03 years 2 weeks ago
0Bridge FinancingHi all, Can someone please explain what bridge financing is and what it is used for in the context of private equity deals? I've seen a lot of restrictions on how much bridge financing a private equity fund can use. Thanks for any help!...33 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Barclays Capital03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Macquarie Securities Group03 years 2 weeks ago
0New user hereFinally getting around to introducing myself on WSO, been following the site for the better part of the last 6 months. Currently undergrad at a non-target school, looking to break into IB, preferably in NYC/Boston area. Looking to get my CFA and currently applying to MSF programs to help assist with...23 years 2 weeks ago
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0Measuring reasonability of leverage and coverage ratiosA company you’re analyzing in a potential LBO transaction has a Total Debt / EBITDA ratio ranging from 2.0x to 3.0x over 5 years; its EBITDA / Total Interest Expense ratio ranges from 1.5x to 2.0x, and its EBITDA / Cash Interest Expense ratio ranges from 2.5x to 3.5x. It has minimal CapEx and wo...03 years 2 weeks ago
0Do firms notify prospective Wealth Management interns about interviews later than other divisions?I have applied to the following places for a Wealth Management internship: Goldman Sachs JP Morgan Morgan Stanley Prudential Fidelity Deutsche Bank I have not heard back from any firm (except Goldman). I have not received a "yes" or "no" from any firm and after calling a couple weeks ago,...13 years 2 weeks ago
0LONG HOURS = CAFFEINE? How do you guys get in your caffeine? Do you guys take it in on a constant daily basis? I feel like I don't want to be dependent on it for the rest of my life. I have a coworker who drinks coffee twice a day every single day. He literally has the smell of coffee beans engraved to his body. ...463 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: HSBC03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: HSBC03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Review: HSBC03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Eckler Ltd03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: CarMax03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: Eckler Ltd03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Compensation: BB&T03 years 2 weeks ago
0Aggressive trading floor culture at American BanksIs it true that at the like of GS, JPM, BAML and MS the culture on the trading floor tends to be more "aggressive" both in terms of trading activity and the general ethos? Any insight in London offices would be more appreciated!...73 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Lincoln International03 years 2 weeks ago
0Company Interview: Procter & Gamble03 years 2 weeks ago
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0Company Interview: BMO Capital Markets03 years 2 weeks ago

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