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5 Considerations About Bribery in ChinaFor those out there with 20 free minutes and a curiosity to learn more about China’s Financial System, I strongly recommend you peruse the attached report from the Brookings Institution. It’s a fairly comprehensive, though not exhaustive (nor exhausting to read), account of the Chinese Financia... 71 year 10 months ago
Today I swear I am not doing anything! Nothing at all!!! _________________________________________________ If you like it, put a banana on it.... 101 year 10 months ago
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What's Left?I need help!! I graduated in May 2011 from a non-target and am still unemployed. I've been on some really great interviews....made it two final rounds at large companies in banking and consulting...but am currently lost for what to do now. I am still waiting to hear back from a final round ... 331 year 10 months ago
What kind of internships should I get to get into ER?I just finished my Junior year in high school and this summer I have an internship at a capital management firm where I assist in researching and trading currencies. Next summer I already have a PWM internship lined up. What should I look for while I'm in college to help me break in?... 21 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Deutsche Bank 01 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: JPMorgan Chase 01 year 10 months ago
Anyone here serve as a FSO (Foreign Service Officer)?Hi, hello I've been tyring to brainstorm exotic jobs for full time after graduating, and I stumbled across being a foreign service officer. It sounds awesome and you get to travel all over the world (mostly not very glamorous places) representing the US , but the process for selection appears to ... 31 year 10 months ago
How to transition from Investment Advising to Energy TradingFirst of all, thank you for all of your help in advance. I gradated in 2011 with a BBA, Finance and I am currently registered for the CFA level 1 exam in December 2013. For the last 2.5 years I have been working as an Investment Advisor for a boutique management firm. I will be relocating to Calg... 11 year 10 months ago
Students Question the NSA at Recruiting SessionJust listen, its from a "Language Career Information Session": https://soundcloud.com/madiha-1/students-question-the-nsa-at I am personally not too impressed by these questions, and some senior guy working at NSA would probably answer them much better than these tools that came to the campus. St... 11 year 10 months ago
What is the difference between Syndications and Leveraged FinanceI know some banks also have a joint syndications and leveraged finance group but I was wondering what each group does exactly. ... 81 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Alpha Capital Holdings 01 year 10 months ago
Most difficult/competitive city to get a finance job in?NYC is clearly the hub of finance, along with some other industries, but does this make it more competitive (so many people wanting finance jobs in NYC) or less competitive (sheer amount of jobs/companies mean more opportunities for applicants) than other cities? If you were to explore elsewhere ... 201 year 10 months ago
Want to sell 1 DealHey guys. I am new to this forum . So let me introduce myself first. I am maria and i have done a bachelors degree in Computers. I had an interest in real estate development.. So i pursued my passion.. After a year or so from undergoing in a training course online. I finally got some results. ... 21 year 10 months ago
IBD pay ... really that great?Hey all, Just interested in some feedback about my perception of the true value of pursuing IBD post-MBA. Is it mostly for the exit opportunities/resume boost, or are people really motivated by the money (my impression is that the vast majority of lower/mid level bankers do not "love" what they ... 1091 year 10 months ago
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Review my resumeAny feedback or suggestions would be greatly appreciated. My resume is based on the assumption that I will be finished with my current internship in August (which I will be,) and will be applying for FT IB positions after my last upcoming year. Question - I am doing a 6 month internship at a I... 71 year 10 months ago
2014 PE recruiting What firms are still recruiting for 2014?... 11 year 10 months ago
Catterton Partners or Tengram Capital PartnersDoes anyone have any experience with either of these two firms? PE firms that focus on consumer sector. Did a search of the board and no results.... 31 year 10 months ago
Anyone know any good investing forums?I'm looking for a good investment forum online but I cant seem to find anything that great. I've seen hotstockmarket.com and many discussion boards as a part of an investment research website but nothing that great... 31 year 10 months ago
Would you contact an MD through Bloomberg at work?Say you work for company X and you want to get in touch with an MD at company Y... do you think Bloomberg is a good option? Thanks... 31 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Johnson Inc 01 year 10 months ago
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Fewer SA spots and more FT spots in IBD in Hong Kong?I heard that, unlike in the US where typically BBs hire many more SAs than they offer FT positions to, in Hong Kong there are actually more FT positions (or at least you are not as screwed if you didn't intern at a BB over the summer). Can anyone familiar with HK recruitment confirm/refute this? Man... 21 year 10 months ago
Made a mistake in a case interview- What to do?I just got my second round interview invitation from a small hedge fund. During the interview next monday, I will discuss the investment recommendation I submitted last week with 4 interviewer. When I review the model I have submitted, I found a terrible mistake I have made on the tax rate. It wo... 11 year 10 months ago
FLDP NetworkingI'm trying to get ready for recruitment in the fall, and would like some advice on networking my way into an FLDP program. I attend a semi/target school in the south with a fairly strong alumni network, so I should be able to find alumni who have gone through various FLDPs. Beyond simply searching o... 91 year 10 months ago
Industrial and Systems Engineering?How would this major look to recruiters at I-banks? What courses would I want to ensure that I take?... 71 year 10 months ago
Relocating to Charlotte, NC! Looking for New JobI am starting a part-time MBA at Duke this fall and will be relocating to Charlotte, NC. I know it's still pretty far, but I just couldn't see myself living in Durham. I currently work at a top 3 asset management company, but since I am relocating I am looking for a new opportunity. Other than a ... 61 year 10 months ago
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6 Essential Steps to Prepare for Life as an AnalystA couple analysts who are currently in training asked me for advice. Since they didn't have a summer internship in banking, they are worried about already being behind. My advice is not to worry too much. The two-year analyst experience is not a sprint. It is a marathon and a particularly long one. ... 61 year 10 months ago
Inflection Point - Do or do not, there is no try. 01 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Deutsche Bank 01 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Peak6 Investments 01 year 10 months ago
Company Interview: Credit Suisse 01 year 10 months ago
Share Holder Value CreationCreation of Portfolio using Shareholder Value Creation is indeed a great technique with some fantastic returns.... 11 year 10 months ago
Company Review: Johnson Inc 01 year 10 months ago
GETCO -> KCG Holdings LLC.Getco changes name, to move to N.J. What do you guys think about this? It says they're not getting rid of the jobs in Chicago, but is it really wise since Getco had such a good brand name/reputation in the trading industry while Knight ended on a bad note? I've also heard Getco people complain... 91 year 10 months ago
Base Metals TA vs ResearchHi guys, I would like to know which offer is better for one's career in long term? One of friends got such things JPM base metals Trading Assistant versus GS commodities research assistant? Many thx... 11 year 10 months ago
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MCX Silvermic August Contract Declines 1%Silvermic prices on MCX declined. MCX Silvermic August contract was trading at Rs 41147 down Rs 407, or 0.98 percent. At 16:12 hrs MCX SILVERMIC August contract was trading at Rs 41147 down Rs 407, or 0.98 percent. The SILVERMIC rate touched an intraday high of Rs 41521 and an intraday low of Rs ... 01 year 10 months ago
10 Tips to Bribe NYC’s Top Restaurants Moderator Note (Andy): this was originally posted on 4/24/12 With full time recruiting well out of the way, I thought I would address a more pressing issue at hand- What are you going to blow all that front-office cash on? We all hear about the usual models bottles thing, but flashing coin in the c... 621 year 10 months ago
Is it possible to move from Corp. Fin. to S&TI've been told by a couple of big banks that I can move from one area to another within the company after I finish my 2 year obligation. Any experience with that? ... 41 year 10 months ago
Getting an internship as a foreign exchange student?Hi monkeys, Always thanks for invaluable advices. I'm attending a university in one of the renowned Asian countries, and my ultimate goal is to work in the BBs of Wallst. Although I've never heard of Asian from Asian univeristy who succeed to get into BBs at once, I'm planning to make a path by ha... 91 year 10 months ago
Applying to different divisions in a BBHi monkeys,I noticed that there are a lot of different OCR positions offered in my school (S&T/IBD/ER/Capital Markets/Technology etc), and I was just wondering if it would be okay for me to apply to all of them? If I did apply to all of these different positions, will it disadvantage me? Or shoul... 21 year 10 months ago
Choosing between PE and ER BB offers -- any suggestions?Hi guys, I recently got offered a position in ER at a BB firm (not GS/MS, think CS/DB/Citi) as well as a position in an unknown PE firm. My interviewer at the BB already warned me that I might not learn much from the internship, as most of their interns end up doing really menial work. While ... 51 year 10 months ago
Should you Bet on Crude, Zinc, Gold Now? Experts GuideCommodity experts are upbeat on crude, zinc, gold and copper, they advise buying them. Reena Rohit of Angel Broking advises buying MCX near month crude oil contract around Rs 6,070 per barrel with a stop loss at Rs 6,020 per bbl for target of Rs 6,150 per bbl. Dharmesh Bhatia of Kotak Commodit... 01 year 10 months ago
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Question for consultants After an engagement is over do you ever have to follow up, say 1,3,5 years down the road to see how things turned out, or is it more of if the company doesn't come back to you, then you did a good job? ... 61 year 10 months ago
4th of July plans? bbq? vacation? blowing stuff up? work-wise do you have thursday and friday off? or just thursday? (or god forbid neither?) i'm out of the country but will be grillin up some franks with some fellow yanks & watching some baseball, no fireworks unfortunately :( ... 71 year 10 months ago
Company Compensation: Bank of America Merrill Lynch 01 year 10 months ago
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Investing Pros Look East for Signs of Gold ReboundAmerican investors hoping for a rebound in gold may want to look east. India, one of the largest buyers of the yellow metal in the world, has long been vital to keeping gold prices stable. Not only is the precious metal used in every Indian festival and wedding, it's seen as a trading currency—... 01 year 10 months ago
Certificate in Real Estate Finance??Hi guys, I'm new to the forum and thought I'd give a quick intro. I completed a dual MSF/MSA in the Boston area and went to work for the Big 4. I recently switched from Big 4 accounting in the Boston area to an accounting role at a REIT. While at the Big 4, I came to the light and realized accoun... 51 year 10 months ago
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HK/SIN IBD BB SA 2013Juniors, I thought it might be useful if we compiled information regarding the statuses of our applications for Asia recruiting. This has been done for many years in the past and I thought we could carry on the tradition. I'll keep the post updated as everyone's results start rolling in G... 4721 year 10 months ago
Boutique PE Firm to MFLong story short: If I take a job at a boutique (~$10bil fund) PE firm in place of the usual BB analyst program upon graduating, how will I be received in PE recruiting for bigger funds?... 11 year 10 months ago
Drug Test for Consulting Internship?I'm starting a summer MBA internship at a boutique consulting firm (think LEK, ZS, Parthenon) next month and was wondering what the typical drug testing policy is like for interns and full-time consultants? I accepted the offer several months ago, and while I have had lots of communication with t... 41 year 10 months ago
Help a Chimp out with SchoolsI have offers from Darden and Texas A&M for my MBA. Darden I received no money from and it will only cost me 23k in total tuition to go to A&M. My background is in small business and my UG GPA is sub 3 from a non-target. My GMAT score 710 I am interested in consulting. I feel like MBB is obvious... 111 year 10 months ago
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OppenheimerFundsHi, does anyone work at OppenheimerFunds that could give me some insight into the company? I'm looking more for the culture, environment, pay scale, people, and how easy it would be to move up.... 11 year 10 months ago
PWC Senior Associate in the R&D pharma practice Interviewed with PWC for a Sr. Associate position within their R&D Pharma group. My interview consisted of 3, 1:1 with 2 Directors and 1 sr. Associate and a case study (I composed 4 slides and presented to 2 Managers). Overall, the interview went pretty smoothly and i truly enjoyed meeting these sea... 11 year 10 months ago
Morgan Stanley called back. Is that good?I had several interviews with MS, the last one was last friday with two executive directors. They said they didn't know yet if i was considered for an internship or a full-time position. The interview went ok and they said they would get back at me in two weeks. They called back today saying that th... 61 year 10 months ago
FT Offer in Hand, but...Hi, fellow monkeys. I just wanted to seek some advice. I did a MO SA at a semi-BB last summer and have a FT offer in hand. I'm a senior at an NYC non-target, 3.8 GPA. Recruiting season has been rough and despite talking to anyone and everyone and applying everywhere, I haven't been able to get... 201 year 10 months ago
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1st year BB lateral - need helpI am finishing my 1st year as an IB Analyst now and am looking to lateral to another BB or boutique. Probably 75% of my capacity over the last year have been spent on one project, the remainder were random pitches. In my CV, is it okay to write just about one project and to leave out the random work... 31 year 10 months ago
Futures Trading 101: What Is A Speculator?So what does it mean exactly to speculate? First there was, John Maynard Keynes speculating as a currency trader in the 1920’s where experience taught him, “The market can stay irrational longer than you can be solvent.” Then there was the hyperbolic oil market of 2008 where the NYMEX weekly c... 41 year 10 months ago

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