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Moving to NYC - Neighborhood HelpSingle 25/26 year male old moving to NYC to do PE in Midtown. I'll be working in the 50s between 3rd and 5th and plan on riding the subway to work. Assuming money is not an issue, what neighborhood suggestions would you give to me? I have been focusing my efforts on Gramercy, Flatiron and NoMad.... 7 months 1 week
Atlas Holdings (CT)Nothing on the forum about these guys. Based in Greenwich, they have a $900 million fund and are interchangeably referred to as "distressed PE firm" and "collection of companies." They also have a unique program where they hire "field analysts" with 0-1 years of non-banking experience to work for a... 9 months 3 weeks
Incline Equity and PNC RiverArchAnyone have insight into these two funds that used to comprise PNC Equity Partners? I know the old PNC Equity used to be a big player in the MM manufacturing and distribution space, but how are these two doing? Also, thoughts on B-School placement and living in Pittsburgh as a young person... 1 year 8 months
2nd Year Analyst at Micro-Boutique Open For...First part of the title: There are hundreds of small IBs out there focusing on M... 3 years 2 months
Houlihan Lokey ChicagoAnyone on here from HL Chicago, please PM me. Consumer, Food and Retail would be ideal but anything works for now. 3 years 11 months
Given career advice...now looking for someGiven advice to several prospective monkeys and now I'm in need of some. This is not a get me out of here post, just looking for some general career advice so I can plan and start networking. I'll try to not to make this too long. '10 grad from semi-target. Accepted a job in AM because it was... 4 years 3 weeks
Corp Finance Arm Of Accounting FirmsI have an interview with the corporate finance arm of a large regional accounting firm. A couple of questions if anyone has answers... 1. Why do accounting firms even have corporate finance arms in the first place? Is it simply to make more revenue? I don't see many investment banks who... 4 years 3 months
How much do I need to my name to buy a nice car?I think I need the Suze Orman show for this. I have no concept of how much it takes to buy a nice car. Assume I have to make the insurance payments and everything. I currently have a car that may be worth 13 or 14k. I'm not married and my main expense is Apt rent which comes out to about... 4 years 8 months
Just How Bad Is This Job Market ?I'm a recent graduate of a top 10 undergrad business school (student-athlete, 3.5 GPA) who was hoping to get a job in banking or s... 4 years 8 months
Recent grad trying to land interview at prop shopHey guys, I've wanted to be a trader since sophomore year of college and haven't had much luck after applying to just about every prop shop out there. It's now 3 years later, I'm graduated and still hoping to get a job in trading. Currently employed in asset management and not liking it very... 4 years 9 months

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CF has solid research in HC, but I've never seen...CF has solid research in HC, but I've never seen them do an M... 5 months 2 weeks
In M&A, Jefferies crushes it. Cain, Harris...In M... 5 months 2 weeks
Debt, Equity or M&A? Debt, Equity or M&A? 5 months 2 weeks
1) Has promise but you are better off focusing on...1) Has promise but you are better off focusing on IBs. I can provide some insight into your target markets. PM me. 2) 1-year MBA is not taken too seriously in my experience. A 2-year MBA could give you a shot at a very small PE or Corp Dev job. 3) This is your best bet and should work. I... 5 months 3 weeks
The groups you mentioned are still the top groups...The groups you mentioned are still the top groups with ABS being the real prize. Public Finance is also not bad if you're interested in that. You'll get worked the hardest, but they provide the best experience. That said, if you take ABS or Syndications full time, don't expect to be exiting well as... 6 months 4 days
Think about where you want to live after college...Think about where you want to live after college as well. If you go to UT, chances are high you end up in Houston, Dallas or Austin. Midd opens doors to NYC and Boston. I'm not saying other cities can't be done, but that's where the majority of the alums will end up. And going even further than... 6 months 4 days
Jefferies. If its HC Services then it's not a...Jefferies. If its HC Services then it's not a decision. If its Life Sciences, then it's a little closer, but still Jefferies. 6 months 4 weeks
Know a guy that went to a mid-sized Mezz fund...Know a guy that went to a mid-sized Mezz fund after his analyst years from Stephens NYC. In my opinion, if you're going to work for Stephens, don't be in the NYC office. Go to Little Rock as that will give you the best training. Atlanta would be second choice. You'd be surprised how tough the... 7 months 1 day
dontbug me brings up some valid points, but I'm...dontbug me brings up some valid points, but I'm going to politely disagree. The answer to your question is HL. Macquarie will have a better culture and obviously has the outstanding Infrastructure practice, but for a pure IB experience, HL is the better name. HL will take you further in buy-side... 7 months 5 days
The PJSC name isn't as big, but I think they are...The PJSC name isn't as big, but I think they are the best of the bunch. You'll get an excellent experience. I'd rank Blair 2nd unless you are NYC-averse and want to be in Chicago. 7 months 1 week