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Bonobos for Lady Bankers? Meet QuincyI'm a huge fan of Bonobos. Great fit, great prices, great colors, great service. Now the ladies over at Quincy Apparel are making some noise in professional/corporate attire for women. http://www.quincyapparel.com/ Per the NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/20/business/rent-the-runway-... 2 years 9 months
Banking Hours in Sydney?Random BB IBD opportunity has come up in Sydney... worth investigating... Anyone have any insight into hours, culture, etc.? 4 years 5 months
They have his soul, who have his bondsMark Steyn on Personal Liberty: http://www.newcriterion.com/articles.cfm/Dependence-Day-6753 Decline starts with the money. It always does. As Jonathan Swift put it: A baited banker thus desponds, From his own hand foresees his fall, They have his soul, who have his bonds; ’Tis like the... 4 years 6 months
Macquarie in Australia?Is it possible for an American to make the move to Macquarie in Australia out of B-school? Only for Australians? What's the visa situation like? 4 years 7 months
Swiss Monks Recruiting BankersFrom the UK Independent: The sober-looking advert fills a quarter of a page in Switzerland's premier "executive search" magazine, but the kind of vacancy it is trying to fill is no ordinary one. Along with no pay, "freedom from the common couple relationship" is cited as an upside of a... 4 years 8 months
Ivy League Football Mafia on Wall Streethttp://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-09-22/ivy-league-football-mafia-provides-talent-pipeline-to-wall-street-jobs.html Penn’s athletic board of overseers includes George Weiss, founder of the George Weiss Associates Inc. hedge fund in Hartford, Connecticut; Robert Wolf, chairman and chief... 4 years 10 months
Who is hiring for Sales?A friend is looking to break into sales from another area of finance. (2 years out of school, HYPS, athlete) I had no stunning insights for him. So let's open it up to the board. Who is hiring right now for sales? Fixed income or equities? 5 years 4 months
Trafigura- StamfordUpcoming Interview at Trafigura, Commodities trading in Stamford, CT. Any insight on the interview process? Other comments/snark, welcome. 5 years 6 months
Soc-Gen Structured ProductsOff-Cycle opportunity to join Soc-Gen in Sales/Trading role on their Structured Products (Cross-Asset Solutions) desk. Anyone have any insight? All opinions/snark welcome. 5 years 6 months
Dress Shirts for Tall GuysI typically get custom made shirts, since I'm 6'5. But I need a few new shirts in a rush. Any ideas? I'm looking for 16.5 36/37. 5 years 7 months

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i have no clue what the ladies are spending....i have no clue what the ladies are spending. would be interesting to hear some stats. what are 1st year analysts shelling out? 2 years 9 months
Unless you're with Prem Watsa or David Einhorn,...Unless you're with Prem Watsa or David Einhorn, you're not doing anything interesting on the investment side either. Too many insurers and reinsurers outsource the bulk of their AM to Blackrock 3 years 1 month
Reinsurance = the Special Olympics of Finance...Reinsurance = the Special Olympics of Finance Rules for Success in Reinsurance: 1) Never believe a single thing a Broker from Aon, Guy Carp or Willis tells you 2) Ignore the analytics, the old back of the envelope methods worked better. 3) Actuaries will kill your deals, find ways to... 3 years 1 month
Poor mediocrities... will never accomplish ....Poor mediocrities... will never accomplish .0000001% of what Ronald Reagan did. 3 years 1 month
Get out now. It's all down hill from here... Get out now. It's all down hill from here... 3 years 1 month
Blonde haired blue eyed Nordic shoots up a crowd...Blonde haired blue eyed Nordic shoots up a crowd of blonde haired blue eyed Nordics... and the media crises: "Islamophobia!" Multi-culturalism run amok. 4 years 1 week
Blonde haired blue eyed Nordic shoots up a crowd...Blonde haired blue eyed Nordic shoots up a crowd of blonde haired blue eyed Nordics... and the media crises: "Islamophobia!" Multi-culturalism run amok. 4 years 1 week
A more violent Joseph Smith. A more violent Joseph Smith. 4 years 1 week
duffmt6: veritas14: duffmt6: veritas14: I...[quote=duffmt6][quote=veritas14][quote=duffmt6][quote=veritas14]I would LOVE to see a constitutional justification for Federal R... 4 years 2 weeks
duffmt6: veritas14: I would LOVE to see a...[quote=duffmt6][quote=veritas14]I would LOVE to see a constitutional justification for Federal R... 4 years 2 weeks