| Breaking News: New Alexey Vayner?The new Aleksey Vayner has just hit Wall Street. I don't know how to upload files nor have the time to do so but there is an applicant from the University of Florida who recently applied to Goldman Sachs. Typical story right? Unfortunately his resume and cover letter were so unique that this...|| 3 years 2 months|
| Why do I have silver bananas?For some reason I got an email from Patrick about "silver bananas". I don't care for any of it but supposedly it is suspicious. This is quite ridiculous since I could give a rat's ass about virtual "bananas". I assume from reading my past posts that some retard is following me around and giving me...|| 5 years 8 months|
| Large banks exit TARP (BoA, C, WFC)Who else called this? Its quite easy to understand that if one goes, the others follow, but I didn't expect something this soon (within hours) from Citi and WFC. Were you guys surprised by the news? Seems like you'll see alot more growth potential and freedom with respects to BoA/C/WF. A trader...|| 5 years 9 months|
| Nautic PartnersHow is this PE firm? Their website is here: http://www.nauticpartners.com/
Any info is appreciated. It seems to be either a 1.5-2.5 billion AUM sized firm, I was wondering if this was a good firm to interview for? Obviously not KKR or a megafund but none of my coworkers are seeing that kind of...|| 5 years 10 months|
| Bankers looking down on each otherFor those in the business, do you guys ever judge other bankers based on their groups? I was out with some friends today and met some other bankers. The first thing asked is "where do you work" followed by "what group".
So we exchanged info and as I'm walking away one of my friends starts...|| 5 years 10 months|
| Chances for Top PE firm?3.5 GPA from Top Private, 3.9 Major GPA (Finance)
Lower BB/Big Bank (UBS, BoA, Wells, Etc.)
Group: Top feeder, good reputation within bank (M...|| 5 years 11 months|
| Worst/Best Names for Banks?Not sure if this should go in this forum since its about investment banks, or the monkeying around one. Oh well.
What do you guys think are some bad names for banks? Hopefully this can be a more fun thread rather than flaming and arguing as we are not discussing reputation or deal flow.
For...|| 5 years 11 months|
| How much does it matter which Bank you're at?Before this board, I've always assumed to go for the big name banks (BB's) and I believe most college juniors/seniors do the same, afterall its the names they know. But for Investment Banking in our current market, how much does the bank reputation matter between: Bulge Brackets, Top MM's and Elite...|| 5 years 11 months|
| Best Threads on WSO?So I'm browsing the Fame forum and there are only around 10 or so threads. I'm sure there have been past hilarious threads (such as with blumie and London). Can we list links of past hilarious and epic threads here?|| 5 years 11 months|