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Power IBWhat are people's views on the sector? and individual banks in the sector? 7 years 11 months
ChicagoAnyone have any insight in the Chicago IB scene (ex. GS, UBS, CS)? I am talking real insight not Crain's lists or Vault list of banks in Chicago. 8 years 2 months
UBS SF LevFin/RestructuringAnyone have views on this group? Specifics please. Number of people, culture, quality of deal flow, how much LF/how much restructuring?, etc 8 years 6 months
ChicagoI'm looking to move to Chicago in the next 12 months and want to stay in banking. I have experience at a top international bank in Europe. Currently a 2nd year associate (1.5 years) and a direct promote. I don't have a lot of contacts in Chicago and am looking for a financial recruiter for... 8 years 7 months
First Reserve & Other Infrastructure FundsDoes anybody have any colour on First Reserve? Any thoughts on other infrastructure funds? 8 years 8 months
Chicago HeadhuntersAnyone know a good Chicago headhunter? For the Associate level with experience. 8 years 8 months

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Nauru - Ontario has a 56% surtax on income above...Nauru - Ontario has a 56% surtax on income above a certain level (I think around $80,000). So 1.56 * 11.16% = 17.41% + 29.0% (federal) = 46.41%. On top of that there is roughly a $900 health surtax but this is modest when considering incomes above $100,000. 7 years 4 months
Nauru - Ontario has a 56% surtax on income above...Nauru - Ontario has a 56% surtax on income above a certain level (I think around $80,000). So 1.56 * 11.16% = 17.41% + 29.0% (federal) = 46.41%. On top of that there is roughly a $900 health surtax but this is modest when considering incomes above $100,000. 7 years 4 months
Don't listen to anybody on this board. 1. Taxes...Don't listen to anybody on this board. 1. Taxes Top tax rate in Ontario (e.g. Toronto) was 46.41% in 2007. Income taxes are a combination of provincial and federal taxes, not just federal as dar_23 implied. Tax rates can be as low, on a combined basis, as 39% as they are in Alberta (e.g.... 7 years 4 months
Way lower on the totem pole. Below: Genuity GMP...Way lower on the totem pole. Below: Genuity GMP Cormark Canaccord Westwind / Weisel Wellington West Orion / Macquarie Clarus LOM keep going....in a market the size of Canada, that's lower tier (not saying that it is a disreputable firm). Might pay well though. 7 years 9 months
Ivey has 3 campuses but serve very specific...Ivey has 3 campuses but serve very specific purposes. Main Campus (London) - HBA, MBA, PHd ING - Executive MBA (essentially there because no one who is working and wants an Executive MBA want to commute to London) Hong Kong - Asian Executive MBA The business school is Ivey regardless of... 7 years 10 months
Given my understanding on Queens Commerce and its...Given my understanding on Queens Commerce and its difficulty, I think an 83% is probabaly comparable to a 3.7/3.8 in the U.S., which is consistent with the table 7 years 10 months
Most schools do not report GPA and the conversion...Most schools do not report GPA and the conversion to GPA is difficult. A lot of schools take the following approach which is an approximation using the Ontario Medical School Application Service scale 90 to 100% 4.0 85 to 89% 3.9 80 to 84% 3.7 77 to 79% 3.3 73 to 76% 3.0 70 to 72% 2.... 7 years 10 months
Genuity - Mtl office is run by the former...Genuity - Mtl office is run by the former restructuring officer for Air Canada, which on a post-restructuring basis is one of the best examples of value enhancement. Other key guy in Montreal is a former MD in CIBC's M... 7 years 10 months
It is more than money and prestige that affects...It is more than money and prestige that affects the choice between Tier 1... 7 years 11 months
If you want to stay in energy, having Scotia...If you want to stay in energy, having Scotia Waterous on your resume is not going to hurt you. 7 years 11 months