| Do You Lump Sum Invest or Try to DCA?I read through quite a few threads in the archives about investing bonuses, but none mentioned the investment timing. Do you guys tend to invest your bonuses in a lump sum when received, or do you try to dollar cost average?
I’d ideally like to DCA, but figuring how much to invest each period...|| 1 year 3 months|
| Which banks have Public Sector IB Groups (Not...I know Citi has a “Public Sector Group” within Global Investment Banking that serves Development Banks, Ministries, Central Banks, etc.
Which other banks have similar groups?
Note: I am not talking about Public Finance/Muni/Tax-Exempt DCM groups.|| 1 year 7 months|
| BTMU - Junior Portfolio ManagerI’m trying to determine if this role is more front-office asset management type work or middle-office risk.
The title is Junior Portfolio Manger (Analyst), group is Portfolio Management Group at Bank of Tokyo - Mitsubishi UFJ’s NYC office. Pay is $80k base + 30-50%.
Description: Junior...|| 2 years 8 months|
| What Schools are Possible with a Good Overall...Just curious which schools are still on the table with a 710 GMAT but, 97th percentile verbal and 65th quant split.
Obviously admission depends on other factors, but let’s say:
- 4 years NY BB Public finance
- 3.9+ GPA in Business Economics from semi-target state school
- Quant classes...|| 3 years 7 months|
| Non-Tech Business Accelerators / IncubatorsAnyone know of any business accelerators / incubators for non-tech companies? My product in particular is a soft-good...
I know the NY Economic Development Council has some fashion incubators, but they all seem geared towards designers, whereas my product’s value prop is more about the function...|| 3 years 8 months|
| Non-Finance Opportunities out of Top B-SchoolsNot necessarily non-finance, but besides the typical investment banking/consulting/pe/hf/am recruiting, is there any recruiting for international development/startups/other cool alternative stuff at the m7?|| 4 years 1 month|
| East Bank Club Equivalent in NYC?Is there an equivalent to Chicago’s East Bank Club in NYC? That is, is there a must join health club like that? I’m not from an Ivy, so can’t do the Harvard, Yale, etc clubs.|| 4 years 5 months|
| Is This Standard Practice for Renting a NY...I need a place for June-Sept, and I found something I like on streeteasy.com
So I got the application to lease, and it asks for SS# and Bank Account #. SS I kind of understand for credit check, but bank account #, I don’t really understand.
Also, I have to pay by wire transfer or cashiers...|| 4 years 6 months|
| Taking GMAT Now, Applying for MBA in 5 Yrs, Send...If I'm taking the GMAT now but won't be applying to schools for another 4 years, should I just pick 5 schools I might be interested in down the line? Or, would it be better to wait until I'm actually ready to apply?
It'd be nice to save ~$140, but are there any drawback to sending scores now?|| 4 years 7 months|
| Do Any of the Top B-Schools Put Less Emphasis on...Do any of the top 15 U.S. b-schools or premier international programs (HKUST, INSEAD, LBS, Said, Judge) emphasize extracurriculars less than others? The reason I ask is that, to be blunt, I haven't done much during college, and I'm worried about having the time and will as an analyst.
Assuming a...|| 4 years 8 months|