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HF with office in FrankfurtHi guys and girls, which hedge funds/alternative investment managers do you know with an office in Frankfurt. Here is my list so far - Apollo - Fortress - LoneStar - Oaktree Would say, they are all first tier. Do you know any second tier? Thanks Anira ... 121 year 11 months ago
Toughest questions to expect from High Yield / Distressed Bond Trading interview...I'm looking for a few samples of tough technical or market oriented questions to expect from traders at an interview for a Jr Trading role with a team focused on High Yield and Distressed US Bonds. The firm is hiring for an experienced role, not an internship. Though my finance experience is relevan... 81 year 11 months ago
Going to work HighSo the other day, I had the bright idea of listening to my friend and joining him for a wake & bake session before leaving for work. After inhaling a dozen bong rips and smoking a blunt, I finally headed out for work after taking a shower and eating. Approaching the building, my feet felt ve... 821 year 11 months ago
interview at houlihan corporate finance groupHey everyone can anyone give me some feedback on houlihan corporate finance permanent interview preparation. all feedback and insights are welcome. been using the 400 m&i guide, anyone interview with them? Thanks... 101 year 11 months ago
Mining modelling questionHow do you build a DCF model for a mining company? I know that you link the revenue to the tonnage of ore mined, and you link the costs to the total tonnage mined. But if management have have stated their targets for production for the next 3 years and a new mine will be come fully operational after... 41 year 11 months ago
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Debtholders In M&A DealsCan anyone help me and explain why debtholders seem to lose when the company is bought out? I'm looking at Heinz's for example and its price drops/yield rises when it was acquired. ... 121 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Centerview Partners 01 year 11 months ago
Does the "Walk-Away Number" Exist?Anyone who's followed my posts knows that the dollar isn't the primary motivator for me in my career, it's always been about winning. Some people won't agree with that, others will... and I was having this conversation last night with some buddies about the legendary "walk-away number," the amount ... 1141 year 11 months ago
Securities Lending - AgentsWhat do you guys think about securities lending agents? Searched for past threads and thought to get more recent opinions. What are the long term prospects? Exit ops? pros and cons? edit: reposting in Traders Train hoping for some replies? edit2: reposting in IB since still no replies :-(. ... 31 year 11 months ago
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If you could do it all over again, would you still pursue a career in finance?Would you still do finance or is there a field that you wish you would have pursued from the start? What field?... 601 year 11 months ago
iPhone 5SI am surprised, no thread about the introduction of the new iPhone 5S yet? Did you guys see it? What's the verdict? Are you gonna buy it? [quote]The heavily leaked iPhone 5s is official — and yes, it comes in gold. Though the new color schemes are flashy — you can get the phone in silver, ... 801 year 11 months ago
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Corporate Credit Research Analyst at MM. What exactly is that?Supposed to be interacting with traders by providing research on new issuance of securities. All I know about it thus far, but I know theres more to it. Anyone also know what an exit opp would be for a position of this stature? Thanks... 51 year 11 months ago
How to look like a playboy whilst working hardI just like to put on a good show and show off. Any ideas on how to dress flashy without looking like a pimp?... 81 year 11 months ago
Company Compensation: Alvarez & Marsal 01 year 11 months ago
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What Are Some Common Questions Asked in HBS Interviews?From Quora, the OP asked the following question: [quote]What are some common questions asked in HBS interviews? Or questions you were asked.[/quote] Tyler Cormney, MBA admissions consultant since 2006, had this top voted answer: [quote]The first thing you need to know about an HBS interview... 01 year 11 months ago
Company Compensation: Northern Trust 01 year 11 months ago
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ADL Trading and Shipping LimitedOil trading company... 01 year 11 months ago
Personalities in trading? Hello everyone, I'm a junior at a target, and at the moment, trading or research is my top career preference directly after graduation. I'm really quantitative and think that I'd thrive on the work in trading. However, I'm really worried about the types of personalities that might be present on t... 71 year 11 months ago
Company Review: AGC Partners 01 year 11 months ago
Company Review: Jefferies & Company 01 year 11 months ago
Company Review: Deutsche Bank 01 year 11 months ago
Company Review: Rothschild 01 year 11 months ago
Company Compensation: KeyBanc Capital Markets 01 year 11 months ago
Company Compensation: Susquehanna International Group 01 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Wells Fargo and Company 01 year 11 months ago
Troll AwardsSay what you will, but Rat needs to be recognized as the reigning champion. Any monkey can start a troll thread, but Rat has truly been able to grow those - a mark of an exceptional troll. A troll master, if you will. Is this a second coming of blumie? Or is Rat here to strip blumie of his... 821 year 11 months ago
Request for advice on starting new career in financeHi everyone, I am about the pursue a new career in finance and would be grateful for any advice that you could give me. I graduated with an MA in political science from a top university in Canada (with a high GPA) a few years ago and had no real idea about what I wanted to do. I moved to Europe,... 21 year 11 months ago
Will I be Accepted if so is it worth? The story of a boredtechy Finished my Undergrad EE from a no-named Indian school GPA 3:8 (ranked second) Again M.S. EE (Research focus) with 3.9 GPA. ( full ride + assisantship). Published couple of quant heavy journals. Worked for a medium sized company as a techy for 5 yrs ( got promoted... 31 year 11 months ago
"Value an airport" or "value a mine"Got this interview question and definitely stumbled. How would you answer these questions: 1) How would you value an airport? 2) How would you value a gold mine? Note it's not the company you're valuing but the actual airport or mine itself. Thanks for any help ... 141 year 11 months ago
Company Review: Goldman Sachs 01 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Goldman Sachs 01 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: AIG 01 year 11 months ago
Meet The 8,074 New York Transit Workers Who Earn More Than $100,000http://www.businessinsider.com/mta-salaries-2010-6#lirr-conductor-larry-pinkham-jr-1 I thought this was relevant to the NYU loan/college education thread. Girl should move back to NYC and start driving a train.... 281 year 11 months ago
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RBC Capital Markets IBI'm going to have an interview with RBC Capital Markets in Canada for Investment Banking tomorrow. Any tips/advice/interview questions that anyone can offer me? I've searched Glassdoor for interview questions but there was only 1. Past threads on Wallstreetoasis don't have any interview questio... 41 year 11 months ago
Company Compensation: State Street Corporation 01 year 11 months ago
Behind the Resurgence of Commercial Real Estate 11 year 11 months ago
Really appreciate some adviceI would like to get some advice from the group on what opportunities are out there for someone with my background. I know I don't want to stay at my job or my industry but don't know what jobs are out there for someone like myself. My Background: I have been working at a bank as an analyst (non-... 21 year 11 months ago
Can I land an internship at a small consulting firm?I'll give you my background. I'm 22 and live in the NYC area. I graduated in May with my BA in Psychology from an online school. I had a 2.5 GPA at my first college, then once I transferred, my GPA at that university was a 3.2. I'm horrible at math (accounting, statistics, calculus, etc). Is it stil... 01 year 11 months ago
Hedge Fund Industry....whats going on?Hey guys, I think everyone has seen the reports that over the past few years that the hedge fund industry as a whole has done poorly in relation to the broader market. Some hedge funds are designed to beat the market, others to provide hedges in times of turmoil to give downside protection, so na... 111 year 11 months ago
Consulting alternatives?I would like to get some advice from the group to see if my experience would allow me to transfer to management consulting. If not, then what type of strategy role should I aim for? I'm in financial service now and want out. My Background: I have been working at a bank as an analyst (non-IBD) fo... 01 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Tower Hill Trading 01 year 11 months ago
Evolution of Europe - This is awesome, guys!http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=f54_1337075813#EK42hZ8L0ETBGlcK.01 Isn't this amazing?... 31 year 11 months ago
Best of MO?Would really appreciate your input on how to choose group in MO divisions. I'm looking at opportunities in Finance div. now and risk stuff seems to be sth i'd enjoy doing. My ultimate goal is to do FO jobs, how should I strategize this and gain the best experience to move to FO? Many thanks, rly ... 11 year 11 months ago
Company Review: Citigroup 01 year 11 months ago
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phone bloks? whats the verdictim sure some or many of you have seen the video circulating, this revolutionary new tech idea of a smartphone with blocks on the back, where you can very easily switch between components or do hardware upgrades yet the developer is struggling to find funding? why is this? pros / cons of this t... 31 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Credit Suisse 01 year 11 months ago
A Random Walk Down Wall StreetI began reading A Random Walk Down Wall Street a few days ago and am wondering, if I can gain anything out of it. I find it to be a very interesting read, but it seems like everything about random walk theory is consistent with the efficient market hypothesis and regardless of being right or wrong, ... 581 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Tower Research Capital 01 year 11 months ago
The Millburn CorporationCommodities trading firm... 01 year 11 months ago
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Company Compensation: Microsoft 01 year 11 months ago
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Company Compensation: Societe Generale 01 year 11 months ago
Please Review My Resume! IB Experience. Not a noob.I have experience working as an analyst/intern at a boutique. Although I have a soft offer I plan on going through recruiting come sept/oct because of the lack of deals coming in. Note: I am shy about posting anything too detailed about my transaction experience because although I've been on... 71 year 11 months ago
IB Analyst Resume. Please tear it up... if you can. Not a noob resume. Going through recruiting in Sept / Oct. Just trying to get this baby ready. I would appreciate any constructive criticism on my formatting, etc. I have a soft offer from the boutique I am at but the deal flow is lacking lately so I have made the decision to go into recruiting. BB IBD or ... 101 year 11 months ago
Grill my resume for FT MM/Boutique: Boutique experience from non-targetHey guys, I have been working at a boutique for the last 8 months. I am in a pretty weird position as I am interviewing around for lateral positions and even going to be interviewing for FT analyst class of 2014 at various MM shops. I figure fuck it, if the firms top MM and I like the people why... 51 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Deutsche Bank 01 year 11 months ago
NFL Draft BettingI'm wondering if any of you have seriously tried playing on one of these websites. The entry varies and some contests pay out over $100,000 for first place. I've never played on these websites but played in my fraternity league where the 12 people who put up the most money can play and I've won ... 11 year 11 months ago
Company Interview: Nomura Holdings 01 year 11 months ago
"Informational Interview" with Head of Global StrategyHello WSO - I've been applying to IB's, Asset Managers and any advisory firms in general where I can find opportunities in banking or equity research. I've also been cold-emailing and trying to leverage any network opportunities I can find. As you all know, cold-emailing does not always, rarel... 21 year 11 months ago
Heroic Dog Saves Baby From Abusive BabysitterA very loyal dog helped alert his South Carolina family that their 7-month-old little boy was being abused by his babysitter. The Jordan family joined Fox and Friends Weekend on Saturday. http://foxnewsinsider.com/2013/09/13/heroic-dog-saves-baby-abusive-babysitter... 11 year 11 months ago
Why the Dollar's Reign Is Near an EndDr. Eichengreen, the George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee professor of economics and political science at the University of California, Berkeley, argues that the dollar is soon to lose it's role as the primary reserve currency. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142405274870331330457613217018101... 51 year 11 months ago

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