| Pru plc: Seeking a dual primary listing and...I'm having some trouble understanding Prudential's plans to seek a dual primary listing in Hong Kong and secondary listing in Singapore in addition to its London listing.
Pru have stated that there will be no new issue of shares but one of their motivations for the additional listings is to...|| 5 years 5 months|
| InvestecAnybody ever worked or dealt with Investec? I know they have decent presences in South Africa, London and Australia but in terms of recent deals etc, i'm coming up blank. I know part of the reason is that alot of their work is for private companies and / or high net worth individuals but i'm sure...|| 6 years 8 months|
| Valuing a bank?It's been bugging me for awhile.
How do most FIG groups run a valuation for a bank? Particularly an integrated bank: retail, corporate, wealth management, brokerage business? SOTP? What are the major considerations (both quant and qual) that you need to look at?
What sort of similarities can...|| 7 years 5 months|
| BNP Paribas & ABN AMROAny thoughts on either bank both from an European and American perspective? From the league tables, I know both do pretty well in Europe just curious how their IBD is perceived given that BNP is a full-service bank/IB and I haven't really heard much about ABN at all.
Have they pitched for any...|| 8 years 10 months|
| A Day in the LifeWhenever i read those "A Day in the Life" profiles on various career pages i'm filled with conflicting emotions. On the one hand i think, these type of profiles tracking analysts throughout the course of their day are interesting and do provide some insights. On the other hand, most of these...|| 8 years 10 months|
| Daily "Downtime"Just curious, given that most ibankers are working 16-18 hour days, exactly how much of that time is "downtime". Downtime defined as watercooler conversation, surfing the net, sending personal e-mails, visiting friends in other departments, etc.
Does the average analyst keep working while...|| 8 years 10 months|
| Newbridge Capital -- thoughts?Anybody interviewed, worked or otherwise interacted with Newbridge? Thoughts or experiences regarding the firm and its people, culture, lifestyle, etc?
I'm curious as to where exactly Newbridge falls within the greater PE universe given its backing by TPG and Blum Partners. What exactly is the...|| 8 years 11 months|