| I have no moneyJust ranting, but MBAs out there, is anybody in the same situation?
I had no debt when came out of undergrad. Spent 2 years in IB, and had saved about $100k over that time, not spending any bonuses and not spending much except on rent (about half of my salary). Life was looking good.
Then in...|| 2 years 11 months|
| I sourced a deal - how do I get paidHi Guys
I just sourced a deal for my fund (VC/Growth Equity). We're talking low 8 figures EV.
Is there some kind of standard finder's fee in the market (people working in VCs/Summit/TA please advise)? What should I negotiate with my partners?|| 3 years 3 months|
| Leaving your PE firmI've been working at my current PE fund for less than a year now, after breaking from IB.
I must admit that when I took the job, my motivation was more to get out of banking rather than because I thought the fund was great. I was really getting killed badly in IB, and not getting paid much to...|| 3 years 8 months|
| How Old is Old?By what age would you expect to have "made it" in the industry i.e. MD in banking, Partner in PE/VC, etc.?
And I don't mean being a millionaire but achieved a well-established leadership position in your given profession. The age at which you are not going to try to "break" into something or...|| 3 years 9 months|
| Doing LevFin In Hong KongDoes anybody have a view on HSBC's LevFin group in Hong Kong? They seem to be the leader in that area but I guess doing LevFin in Asia is not that hot, is it?
Not a lot of buyouts going on so I was wondering if those guys were getting paid and what would be any exit opps down the line.|| 4 years 8 months|
| Rejected BBM offer but changed my mind...Hi all,
6 months ago i was recruiting for both consulting and banking
I managed to get an offer from BBM and a bulge bracket. I was really really keen on BBM offer but for personal reasons (wife doesn't want to go to particular city where the offer was) I went for the bulge bracket offer...|| 4 years 11 months|
| Help! Declining an offer, but still considering...jsut got offer from a MBB, but about to reject it to try something outside consulting. (ie. banking)
I was wondering - if you get the offer and decline it, is there a way to reapply let's say a year later if you realised you made a mistake? Or would you be "blacklisted" so to say?|| 5 years 5 months|
| Renege on Banking to do Consulting?? I'm so...Need some advice from the PE monkeys here...
I used to workd for a second tier Bank in M...|| 5 years 5 months|
| How do you handle offers??? share strategies...Lets say you got an offer from a respectable BB bank. Great news. The guys are super eager for you to come on board.
But at the same time, you get an invite for THE bank of your dreams, in THE group of your dreams (and its just 2min walk from your appartment).
How would you handle the...|| 5 years 5 months|
| TMT groups - DB vs Citi??Which one would you pick between Citi TMT or DB TMT?
I know Citi has had a lot of troubles and departures recently, but does it still have more prestige than DB? are S bulge brackets still better perceived?|| 5 years 6 months|