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Oppenheimer IBI did a search but haven't found my answers/ Does anyone have any specific knowledge about Oppenheimer's investment banking teams (post 2007/2008 CIBC transaction)? Which groups are strong/weak? What are comps and life styles like for analysts and associates alike? 5 years 6 months
Whats the street view on Lincolnshire Asset...Just curious to see if this firm has any reputation on the street. Would appreciate any input. 6 years 12 months
Hong Kong recruitersAnyone know of any? good ones, bad ones? 7 years 4 months
Recruiters for Hong KongDoes anyone know of any placement agencies or headhunters that cover Hong Kong? 7 years 6 months
what are my options?i spent a year with the m... 7 years 11 months
anyone looking for housing?is anyone here looking for a roommate? 8 years 1 month
gave verbal acceptance to offer, but...i recently verbally accepted an offer for a fairly reputable bank, but may have an even better opportunity at a bulge bracket. should i go back on my word or maintain my integrity? currently, i am pretty sure i will be doing the latter. 8 years 1 month
how do you get into the good boutiques?how easy it would it be to lateral into one of the good boutiques? (greenhill, evercore etc...) and how does one go about doing this? 8 years 2 months
RBS's M&A groupDoes anyone have any information about this group? I can't seem to find any. 8 years 2 months
Leveraged Finance - your thoughts?What exactly will an analyst do in the leveraged finance group of an investment bank? Do you get to know the whole range of debt products or do you simply focus on one? This may be an odd question for pundits, but I come from a M... 8 years 2 months

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holy hell it is tough. i got cut in june, have...holy hell it is tough. i got cut in june, have been looking since. came close several times with hedge funds, but no cigar. one of them made me do two cases, nailed both only to reject me. and another fund made me go through 6 rounds before telling me they went with someone else. still looking,... 6 years 10 months
i agree with ibguy. why not stay in germany?...i agree with ibguy. why not stay in germany? plenty of US banks have offices there, plus i would imagine life style in germany would be better? 7 years 10 months
well you always have to bind your own books at a...well you always have to bind your own books at a boutique/middle market. you probably have to make and bind your own pibs... dont worry though, you get good at it soon. when i was at my middle market, i can print/bind/flip 30 descmems in under 90 minutes. would i ever want to repeat this... 7 years 10 months
i worked on 5 live deals, closed 2. jumped from a...i worked on 5 live deals, closed 2. jumped from a shitty mm to a bulge bracket. doable, but tough 7 years 10 months
i was in m&a group for stifel in philly. they...i was in m&a group for stifel in philly. they suck, dont go. 7 years 10 months
FIG is too arcane and specialized. i would not...FIG is too arcane and specialized. i would not recommend it. 8 years 2 weeks
yung_gekko: BTW, if you guys are just college...[quote=yung_gekko]BTW, if you guys are just college nerds who don't know anything, please don't comment...[/quote] i think you asked an inherently dumb question, and all who's read this is now suffering from loss of brain cells from having read your question. in this world, nothing worth... 8 years 2 weeks
i think when i said they suck, it's because their...i think when i said they suck, it's because their return sucks. i added a little anecdote on my personal feelings toward them. and yes, they gave this presentation at my firm when i first started a year ago, and it was lame. 8 years 4 weeks
ACAS sucks. that is all. i think their returns...ACAS sucks. that is all. i think their returns have been in the teens and that is it. i worked at a middle market firm, and we pretty much show them every single deal that we had, some good some bad, they turned down all of them. 8 years 1 month
do you work for harris williams? do you work for harris williams? 8 years 1 month