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Schwarzman advises waiting before starting own...If this has already been talked about here, then I apologize, but I don't see anything about it on old WSO threads and I thought this was interesting: https://www.pehub.com/2015/02/blackstones-schwarzman-says-he-begged-young-pros-not-to-launch-their-own-firms/ [quote] “The biggest mistakes I’ve... 2 months 6 days
Amusing description of Business Insider I just..."Used to be a dealbreaker competitor until the founder, Henry Blodget, realized the only way to make money in online media is via spamming stupid click bait slideshow articles that steal other people's content Then he got Bezos to invest and now they try to produce their own shitty content but... 3 months 1 week
anybody drinking in Stockholm tonigt?I know this is pathetic/probably pointless, but whatever ... 4 months 3 days
which rapper is bald w a goatee?Think I just saw him at a mall. He's pretty young. And not fat like rick ross. Who the fuck am I thinking of?? 7 months 2 weeks
Palisades Arcadia Baseball LLC ... HWS GroupI tried to post in this thread http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/blog/the-money-leagues-part-1 , but it's so old that nobody noticed/cared. Inspired by this story http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-08-19/harvard-wall-streeters-buy-minor-league-dragons-for-40-million.html : Do these minor league... 1 year 1 week
Pshh...Pff ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pn-ElWh2NJ0 1 year 4 weeks
Whatever happened to the junk on the left 1/3 of...I don't even remember what sort of clutter was taking up that side of the page, but I'm glad it's gone 1 year 1 month
mortgage trader at GS goes to arbitration over..."helped the bank earn more than $7 billion" ... http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-06-18/ex-goldman-trader-says-bonus-cut-to-8-25-million-unfair.html but hey, good to hear that mortgage traders are making decent money again. last time they weren't, it was a uh ... very bad time for the rest of... 1 year 2 months
Is John Lefevre (GSElevator) retired, semi-...34 is pretty young, what does he do now? Either way, I'm glad it turned out to be a legitimate Wall Street guy and not some financial advisor or back-office person. 1 year 6 months
The van of the cofounder of Cantor Commercial...This is pretty entertaining - for some reason a friend just sent to me, even though it's a few years old, so forgive me if you've seen already: http://dealbreaker.com/tag/steve-kantor/ 1 year 7 months

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The Duke of Wall Street: Also, does anyone have...[quote="The Duke of Wall Street"]Also, does anyone have insight regarding exit opps? I see it was briefly mentioned in this thread. However, that was 2013. I'm sure it has changed a decent amount in the last 1-2 years considering the torrid pace of growth.[/quote] exit opps have not changed and... 6 days 22 hours
gatorman: Have you always had that avi? Love it...[quote="gatorman"]Have you always had that avi? Love it. Just recently finished reading "The Buyside"[/quote] Had it for a while. Not that I should give a shit, but I preferred my prior avatar, which I had cropped from a screenshot of Jonah Hill fucked up on pills in WOWS ... then some... 1 week 1 day
I have never heard of this spread either ... I have never heard of this spread either ... 1 week 1 day
It's not really crowdfunding anyway. Private...It's not really crowdfunding anyway. Private offerings to accredited investors. Same old. 1 week 1 day
Jasonaqua: We are in the U.S. The owners wanted...[quote="Jasonaqua"]We are in the U.S. The owners wanted to do something more than just custom home building..spent last two years rezoning and subdivision a land for multi-family. Just closed out the land. Got equity from owners pocket along with a few equity partners and a senior lender....[/quote... 1 week 3 days
JimboUSC: Is he gettin pidgeonholed if hes doin...[quote="JimboUSC"]Is he gettin pidgeonholed if hes doin multifamily and mixed use too?[/quote] Definitely not, but I hesitate to really throw a gleaming stamp of approval on his description. "just getting started on the multi-family and mixed-used business"? Are these guys even in the US? If US... 1 week 6 days
It doesn't sound like you work in construction if...It doesn't sound like you work in construction if you "run pro-forma financial models for all development projects." If you truly do have a CFA you are miles ahead of the typical single-family guy. But you're absolutely right that you need to get out if you don't want to be pigeonholed to single-... 1 week 6 days
I would check BIWS for a model that shows equity-...I would check BIWS for a model that shows equity-level returns, ideally with a waterfall, and leave it at that. You won't be doing M... 1 week 6 days
gentleman gentleman 2 weeks 13 hours
azndarkvader: Thanks. Do you know if my...[quote="azndarkvader"]Thanks. Do you know if my corporate PE role will be looked down on?[/quote] Absolutely not in any way/shape/form. Cannot imagine why that would ever happen. I would actually agree with your initial expectation that real estate guys would be impressed with your prior... 2 weeks 4 days