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Chicago IB HeadhuntersAnyone have a few names of headhunters that cover the Chicago IB scene? Currently at a MM firm in a different city, trying to lateral to Chicago. I'm guessing some of the larger HHs (Pinnacle, Phoenix, Glocap, etc.) cover firms in the area, but was just wondering if anyone knew for sure who has a... 11 months 3 weeks
Goldman SA SuperdayI've got a buddy who's going through the process today and I was surprised to hear about the logistics for his superday (I know IBD is having one today and I think he mentioned securities as well.) First half of the interview is about two hours and starts mid-morning. After interviewing you're... 1 year 10 months
MTM/Custom Dress ShirtsI'm looking for a site to get solid MTM dress shirts from. I'm aware of Indochino, Blank Label, & Proper Cloth, just curious if anyone has a go-to ($100-150 price range) shop that I haven't mentioned where you can enter your measurements online. 1 year 10 months
JPM 'joins' GS in the battle to win Jr...JPM is apparently about to roll out a firm-wide policy regarding the work-life balance for Jr. bankers. The plan is supposedly going to set in place 1 weekend per month that each jr banker will receive off (compared to the 36 hour/week rule GS announced in November.) Do you guys expect more banks... 1 year 11 months
MHT PartnersAnyone have any insight about MHT Partners, specifically in Dallas. I looked around on the site and the info is limited/dated. This is a shot in the dark but thanks in advance. 2 years 2 months
SA S&T to FT IBD AdviceI spent this past summer as a SA in S&T at a BB (GS/MS/JPM) in NYC, and realized about a week in that S&T wasn't a fit and neither was NYC. I now want to pursue MM/boutique IBD in Chicago/Minneapolis/Dallas/Denver/Atlanta for FT. I have two options; try to land a FT IBD gig through recruiting... 2 years 3 months
LAX in FinanceJust read an article on Bloomberg which oozes on and on about ex-lacrosse players on wall street. Is their presence (as well as athletes from other sports) what its made out to be? I've heard plenty of times "wall street loves athletes" or some other cliche, but I haven't encountered many at all... 2 years 6 months
Bonus cuts are one thing, but now Seamless cuts?Macquarie, after cutting bonuses for many of the analysts has now cut Seamless allowance. Crossed the line, guys. “Macquarie is making further cuts to analysts. Weekend Seamless is now $25/day, cut from $40. All analysts are trying to leave. Morale is extremely low.” 2 years 6 months
Buyside recruiting article by the NYT[Removed] 2 years 6 months
DB back office giving double pistols to the streetApparently the work of back-office employees at DB helped it land a piece of Apple's $17B bond offering. Either the WSJ is a major troll or BO employees FTW. 2 years 6 months


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Have been on a couple of sizable MM deals, I...Have been on a couple of sizable MM deals, I believe in the MLP space, recently. Also, they've been hiring into that office as of late. Btw, if you want to see deal flow, Baird has a deal announcement database on their site. 2 weeks 5 days
Baird has a small office there.Baird has a small office there. 3 weeks 5 days
You own the work product much more in your 2nd...You own the work product much more in your 2nd year, and are given more responsibility. Generally are much faster at tasks, and can be the go-to analyst whenever an important pitch for the group comes up. Obviously expected to make less mistakes, and usually contribute more in content development... 1 month 1 day
Not one of the groups that I hear horror stories...Not one of the groups that I hear horror stories about often. 1 month 2 days
Culture at HL is group dependent. Generally more...Culture at HL is group dependent. Generally more relaxed than the other offices across the country. HL RX works tougher hours compared to IB (corporate finance). 1 month 3 days
stvr2013: Enjoy it while it lasts. You'll be...[quote="stvr2013"]Enjoy it while it lasts. You'll be busy soon enough.[/quote] This. 1 month 2 weeks
EBITDA margins are mid to low teens. Most...EBITDA margins are mid to low teens. Most concepts can hit profitability in years 2-4. Cash on Cash returns vary widely. Royalties are usually 4-6%, advertising to parent co. is another 4-5%, and then most systems require you to spend 1-3% on advertising locally. I can go into it further, and... 1 month 3 weeks
BAML coverage.BAML coverage. 2 months 5 days
Bought a couple pieces of real furniture, the...Bought a couple pieces of real furniture, the rest went into the PA. I prefer having the liquidity of my PA vs. 401k/IRA and only deposit what the Company will match in the 401k. Down payment, start a family, wedding, business venture, etc. in 10-15 years and want access to capital. 2 months 2 weeks
Don't pursue IB. You're not onboard now, and you...Don't pursue IB. You're not onboard now, and you won't be any more so in the future. Analysts gravitate away from IB as they work in it, not towards it. I really can't imagine doing the job if I wasn't 100% bought in on the idea that currently it's the ideal job for what I want to do in the future... 2 months 3 weeks
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