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TMT news sites for bankingI am moving from a mid market bank where I've been covering The chem sector for the past ~1.5+ years over to a relatively new boutique advisory shop where I'll be joining the TMT group they are building. I was hoping some of you currently (or previously) in a TMT group could give me a couple... 3 8 months 3 weeks
Working at a Small Regional OfficeHey everyone, I've recently found myself in the position of deciding whether or not I want to stay at my current company (BB corporate finance) where I've been for 2 years, or move on to the regional office of a European bank. Normally I wouldn't consider the move, but there are 2 things that... 2 2 years 2 months
Personal Finance Excel TemplateBeen thinking about getting really on top of my personal finances and although I've created my own spreadsheet that I think it pretty decent, I was wondering if anyone else had already done this and had a template they could share. I've found a couple decent ones on the internet too, but seeing as... 6 2 years 11 months
Who Gets the Technicals?I graduated with an economics degree and interviewed for a variety of different finance jobs, and I think that over the 2 years that I interviewed for SA and FT, I got maybe 3 technical questions and 2 of those were easy "walk me through the 3 statements" which barely even count. So, I'm... 14 3 years 5 months
Career Path for the Back RoadJust curious if there's the opportunity for the same kind of exit opps and the like for BO and MO people? Obviously not in terms of pay, but do MO or BO people move from a BB after a few years to a PE or HF ever (and get paid more)? I gotta imagine the skills of Risk, Finance, and in some cases,... 4 3 years 5 months
Citi Finance HoursRecently got a FT offer for a Citi Finance Analyst position (3 year rotational program for undergrads). Wondering if anyone has worked there or knows what the culture is and what types of hours I would be looking at. I think this position would be considered either MO or BO (controller, treasury... 2 3 years 5 months

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Thanks for the feedback. really digging Dan...Thanks for the feedback. really digging Dan Primack's Term Sheet 3 8 months 1 week
^sorry, i realize my suggestion isn't included in...^sorry, i realize my suggestion isn't included in your list of 5 options, but if you have credit space for it, maybe consider it. 15 1 year 2 months
math and philosophy. 1. it's an interesting combo...math and philosophy. 1. it's an interesting combo. 2. it proves your ability to work with numbers and be quantitative, but also means you have to be able to write and be articulate. you could probably swap in other double major combos that achieve the same / similar things, but i think the most... 15 1 year 2 months
Agree with the above. The skill set from MM IB...Agree with the above. The skill set from MM IB and BB IB are the same. In most cases, that's more important than simply having a BB name on your resume 10 1 year 3 months
If you're interested in sticking with M&A and...If you're interested in sticking with M... 8 1 year 3 months
am i crazy for suggesting that, since both Bain...am i crazy for suggesting that, since both Bain and McKinsey are neck and neck in terms of prestige, go with the one where you think you'll enjoy yourself more? where did you like the people better? 138 1 year 4 months
in my experience, it is more common at the junior...in my experience, it is more common at the junior level. there are a couple of people at my bank from Moody's at the analyst / associate level who left after 1 - 4 years of rating agency experience. from what i've seen, the more senior guys are part of the credit committee(s) that approve/reject... 43 1 year 8 months
amen to this. plus the hours beat the shit outta...amen to this. plus the hours beat the shit outta IB...at least most of the time. on top of this, depending on the risk appetite of the bank, credit analysis on some companies - especially highly leveraged ones - is pretty cool imo 43 1 year 8 months
i think the real problem here is that he actually...i think the real problem here is that he actually had to save his porn links 81 1 year 10 months
i know a couple banks' corp fin depts (can't...i know a couple banks' corp fin depts (can't speak to non-finance F500s) have post-mba FMPs and/or fldps. Not sure if it's for mbas only though 246 2 years 7 hours
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