| MM PE to HF- When to start interviewing?Hey guys, I've been reading WSO for years but don't post much. My story is I did two years at a BB and am now in my first year at a generalist MM PE firm in NYC. I work with a great team and like the job more than banking because I'm learning a lot more about investing.
I spend a lot of my free...|| 2 years 1 month|
| CVC Capital New YorkDoes anyone know anything about CVC's New York office? Apparently they've been around for a couple of years and consist of about 10 guys. They focus on a couple of different sectors.
I was wondering if anyone knows about the office's culture and whether or not it's a sweatshop (I heard some of...|| 3 years 3 months|
| LBO Modeling Test from Scratch with no CIMHey guys, I've got this PE modeling test in a few days where I need to build an LBO model from scratch for a company. I'll be given three hours for the test and will need to pull the company's historical financials from SEC filings (Edgar). Given I won't be given a CIM, how should I go about...|| 3 years 4 months|
| Previous LBO Tests - Program Has Them AllHey guys, I was interviewing the other week and was talking to one of the other candidates. We were discussing the modeling exam we both just took. He mentioned it was a lot harder than some of the others he'd seen (he started naming modeling tests from megafunds like KKR). When I asked him how he...|| 3 years 6 months|
| Importance of Starting Analyst Years in NYCHey everyone. I'm a college senior who interned at a BB this summer in their regional office. I got an offer and am wondering if I should push for a spot in the NYC office. The advantages of staying in the regional office I interned at is the cost of living is low and I really liked the people I...|| 5 years 8 months|
| Thank you notes after internship?Hey everyone. I just finished a summer internship and was considering writing a thank you note to everyone I worked with (around 10 people). Do you think this is a good idea or over the top? I already thanked everyone on my last day but am thinking that sending a brief handwritten note would also...|| 5 years 8 months|
| BB Summer Analyst BooksQuick question: I know most BB's have a book they distribute to summer analysts during training week that lists every intern's name and general background. I also know that a lot of banks have their interns submit their resumes so that the banks can gather this information for their books. However...|| 6 years 5 days|
| Summer Analyst-How often to keep in touch with...Hi guys. I'm a junior in college and am interning at a BB's regional office this summer. I received my offer about a month ago. During the interviewing process, because I wasn't applying to New York but a different city, for whatever reason HR didn't conduct the interviews. Instead, I interviewed...|| 6 years 2 months|
| Just started I-Banking Internship in Foreign...Hey everyone. I'm an undergraduate econ major who just finished his second year. Just yesterday I started a four-week unpaid internship at an i-bank. The internship is in Europe in the country my parents are originally from (I was born and raised in the United States my whole life). Although I can...|| 6 years 9 months|