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0How likely are you to hire me?I'm at a semi-target school doing a master's in computer science and applying to S&T, quantitative research, and IT summer analyst/associate roles. How likely are you to contact me for an interview? Honest opinions please!...71 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Cross Keys Capital01 year 10 months ago
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0Company Interview: Morgan Stanley01 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Barclays Capital01 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Cain Brothers01 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: Atalaya Capital Management01 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: Guggenheim Partners01 year 10 months ago
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0CIM Group InterviewLong time reader of this forum, first time poster. Would greatly appreciate any insight on CIM Group and their final round pre-mba associate interviews. Has anyone been this year? Any color on format/length of their case study, general interview process, or other feedback? Can anyone commen...21 year 10 months ago
0wall street firm for new guy12 years sales, series 7/66...looking for a reputable firm for a stockbroker position...11 year 10 months ago
0Company Review: Alvarez & Marsal01 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Freeman and Company01 year 10 months ago
0Super Bowl XLVIII PicksUsually i would've started this a few weeks back! But it's never too late! Another year... and parity in the NFL persists...on any given sunday.. any squad can be caught sleeping... yet the universe seems to unfold as it should. Predictions!??! [49ers/Seahawks] vs. [Patriots/Broncos] DI...11 year 10 months ago
0MS wealth management intern phone interview soonSo I have a ms wealth management phone interview in 8 days what do i need to know to kill this interview any advice or any info on Morgan Stanley wealth management internship in purchase ny please and thank you ...31 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: PwC PricewaterhouseCoopers01 year 10 months ago
0Navy to PE and CDI am a Chief in the US Navy with 12 years in, 9 of which has been in management positions. I am currentl working as a regional manager for Navy recruiting. I oversee all recruting operations for central NJ. I have my under grad in Business and am pursuing my MBA w/ a concentration in finance. I woul...21 year 10 months ago
0Boutique / Middle Market MBA IB InternshipHello Everyone, I am a first year international student at a top 10 US MBA school. I have a strong GMAT and GPA, and I attended a top undergrad university in my country. Also, I have 4 years of management consulting experience in healthcare. I have been trying to land an IB internship but with...01 year 10 months ago
0Negotiating pay as intern?Is it possible and would it be wise to negotiate pay for an internship? I have an early offer at a firm (non-BB) that made me specify a minimum expected wage on their online application. I was called to notify me of the offer and recently got the actual offer. Unfortunately, the compensation wasn...181 year 10 months ago
0What is acquisition finance & how to prepare for interviewAnybody have thoughts on what would likely be asked in an Acquisition finance interview? From what i've gathered, it's different from the bank's LevFin group but there is some overlap between the group. My thoughts on how to best prepare : basic I-banking interview questions with some emphasis on ...31 year 10 months ago
0Phone Interview Soon, Definitely Not PreparedI'm an aerospace engineering student. Though I have a very strong GPA from a top school, I would go as far as saying that I possess a less-than-basic understanding of corporate finance and capital markets. I have a phone interview in the coming week with Lazard for an summer internship position in t...41 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Shkodra associates01 year 10 months ago
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0Fulsome Book on M&AFriends, I've been gone for a while, but hopefully not forgotten. Looking for your advice with respect to a book that both explains the M&A process, walks through a merger model _and_ through purchase accounting / asset write-ups / transaction structures / reverse double dummies, etc. Recog...111 year 10 months ago
0PE InterviewsHi all, I was going through several basic PE guides and am currently mulling over "how to think like an investor"... Mostly directed at PE professionals here: How do you go about thinking through questions like "Is this a good investment?" or "Would you invest in this company?" or "What makes ...31 year 10 months ago
0Going from BO to FO, need to revamp wardrobe?Managed to go from a 6 month Back office internship to a 6 month Front office internship in FX Sales, bulge bracket bank. I always wear dress pants, black shoes and a shirt at my BO gig, I wasn't forced to wear this but I felt more professional doing so and as an intern, I felt that I should do ...31 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: Compass Lexecon01 year 10 months ago
+1What I Learnt This Week – How to HustleOne of my favorite comedians – Louis CK – during an interview several years ago with Conan O’Brian had a great bit that was dubbed “Everything’s Amazing and Nobody’s Happy”. While clearly an exaggeration, he sets the scene for why the products of financial melt-down might not be such a...141 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Bain & Company01 year 10 months ago
0Trying to break in into Asset management from a non finance backgroundI am a STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) major and have been investing for the past 2 years or so. I am 25 and have been working in a non-finance role completely. I really enjoy investing and have been thinking of a career switch(Even at work, I find myself thinking more about the mar...41 year 10 months ago
0CFA Book 2 Level 1/2 financial statement analysis book PDFHi all, Does anyone have the CFA book 2.. Level 1/2 books on financial statement analysis they could PM me or show me where to find. Or a similar financial statement analysis book would work. I found a Damodaran book on valuation PDF version but have had no luck with a financial statement an...11 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: SunTrust Robinson Humphrey STRH01 year 10 months ago
0Dynamics AssociatesHas anyone heard of these guys or have experience dealing with them? Are they just another typical staffing agency I should stay away from?...11 year 10 months ago
0CIBCWM IBD 1st round interviewsI got my modeling down, I've read the vault guides and behavioural questions should go fine, but is there anything unique I can expect with CIBC--or any of the other big 5 for that matter? It seems like a standard 30-minute interview, but who knows.. Thanks a lot for any help...11 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: State Street Corporation01 year 10 months ago
0Got the Dream Job Superday...Now What?After the most painful two week wait of your life, you get the phone call confirming your spot at an upcoming super day. Naturally you get excited as this is the bank and position you have been working towards your whole undergrad. You are confident in your technical skills and can't wait to show th...31 year 10 months ago
0Employee refferalWhat are your views on PIMCO and state street markets division? I have a close friend pushing through my application at a top Asset Management firm in global markets and said he will so anything to help me i.e telling tell hr what a good employee I am and so on... I was wondering, is that enough...41 year 10 months ago
0CRE compensation structureDoes anyone have any general metrics on the compensation structure for most big CRE brokerage services firms? Think something a long the lines of CBRE, JLL, Cushman, Eastdil, etc. Specifically on either their capital markets (debt&equity placement) or investment sales platforms. Do all these k...61 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: McKinsey and Co01 year 10 months ago
0Chicago - Old Town neighborhoodI'm moving to Chicago for an internship this summer. Does anyone have any thoughts on the Old Town neighborhood in Chicago? Specifically, around North & Hudson. It seems the area is generally pretty safe but I've read some reviews that say the Sedgwick "L" stop as well as the surrounding area can...61 year 10 months ago
0Need Series 79 materials to break world record I am 17 and 4 days old. If I can pass the Series 79 in 71 days, it is a new world record. I will purchase your materials from you and pay for shipping. Any help is appreciated ...91 year 10 months ago
0Cash Flow Statement line items for projectionsDoes anyone have advice on how to handle the cash flow statement projections when building out a model? More specifically, I have five years of historical information…the IS and BS are both pretty straightforward. However, when looking at the detailed CFS’s from the last five years…some ...21 year 10 months ago
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0Company Interview: Goldman Sachs01 year 10 months ago
0BNP Paribas - Corporate CoverageWhat is BNP Paribas Coporate Coverage Group? Does this include M & A in this group? I don't want to do FIG or Lev Fin that BNP has applications for. ...41 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: Deutsche Bank01 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Deutsche Bank01 year 10 months ago
0Multiple SuperdaysSay you have a superday Friday and Saturday. How do you go about telling the Friday firm that you want to book your return flight for Saturday rather than Friday night? Tell them it's for family or just be honest?...21 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: BP01 year 10 months ago
0Scheduling Interview - Prep?I have an interview for a scheduling position next week. The firm trades gas and power, so it's not clear exactly which product this job is for (the description described both). I have project finance not really related but gave me some initial exposure to power and gas markets, and ...01 year 10 months ago
0What does "sizable" mean when people say acquirer is attracted by acquiree's SIZABLE business? trying to gather thoughts of M&A rationals from real life fresh cases. Saw this word on WSJ about a recent M&A. "Beam's main attraction for Suntory is its sizable bourbon business, led by mass-selling Jim Beam but also faster-growing and higher-priced brands such as Maker's Mark and Knob Creek."...31 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: PricewaterhouseCoopers01 year 10 months ago
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0Blowdown scenario modelling -- O&GHow would one go about modelling this based on public filings for a single-asset producer with ~100 operating wells and no public detail on each individually? All I know (or at least, all I think I know) is the current overall corporate decline rate and a general idea of the decline rate for any new...71 year 10 months ago
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0New to wsoHey everyone, my name is Tommy. I am currently a 2nd year student looking to major in finance. my dream is to get into investment banking. Although it is high competitive, I am here to learn and hopefully make some connections to get into investment banking....31 year 10 months ago
0Screwed up badly on a video essay for MBA, am I done?I applied to Kellogg and messed up badly on its video essay. I misread other websites and thought that I had 3 tries for each answer. I didn't like the first two questions and gambled on the third. I started answering but it was pretty bad. I even stopped mid sentence thinking I had two more tries. ...31 year 10 months ago
0How I made sure all 12 of my kids could pay for college themselves! ...Thoughts? ...61 year 10 months ago
+1Venture Capital: Data Driven vs Traditional Strategies The top venture capitalist of this age gets paid the big bucks because they claim they have a special eye for the billion dollar companies. They claim that they are able to identify early the best companies based on markets, team, product, trend or whatever it might be. This is that "gut" feeling. ...21 year 10 months ago
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0Bosses or no bossesZappos recently announced that they will get rid of bosses and traditional managers to instead opt for an organizational structure "with a series of overlapping, self-governing “circles.” In theory, this gives employees more of a voice in the way the company is run." http://www.washingtonpost...51 year 10 months ago
0Job search strategies as an experienced hireAs I embark on my first major job search as an experienced hire with BB experience, I am trying to figure out the right balance between various approaches. Also need to balance my inclination to be proactive, versus desire not to seem desperate to a limited pool of employers. - Say I apply for a...01 year 10 months ago
0Company Review: UBS Pricate Wealth Management01 year 10 months ago
+1Why doesn't the U.S. have a National Sovereign Wealth Fund (GIC) ?It's a New Year again, and an old question bugs me: Why is it that the United States doesn't have a modern National Sovereign Fund with a corporate mandate, as some 100 countries do, from good old Russia (RDIF) to newly established (Italy -est. 2011, Georgia -est. 2013 ). SWF Institute map: http://w...161 year 10 months ago
0Australian Non-Target Aiming For S & T RoleHi, I'm going to be heading in to recruiting season in the next few months in Australia. I'm aiming for a graduate sales and trading role. My resume needs some work to ensure that I'm competitive, especially considering I'm from a non-target. I'd really appreciate any feedback that you have. ...31 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Democracy Alliance01 year 10 months ago
0HelloHey everyone, I've been a member of Wall Street Oasis for about a year and a half but I've never posted anything. It's an awesome community and I've decided that I need to get more involved. Currently working at BNY Mellon with plans to move into HF/PE/VC (yes like a lot of other people) within the...11 year 10 months ago
0Company Compensation: Fitch Ratings01 year 10 months ago
0Company Interview: CIBC World Markets01 year 10 months ago
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