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LOCATION CHANGED - WSO Chicago Happy Hour: Weds....Who: Finance professionals and college students of drinking age. What: A WSO Meetup Why: Meet your fellow primates. Where: Emerald Loop, 216 North Wabash (Corner of Wabash... 7 months 2 weeks
Bank Debt in Brokerage AccountNoob question: Are there any brokerages out there with the capability to trade/settle TLBs into a PA? 10 months 1 week
Headhunter help for long/short creditAll, As the title states, I need some help identifying the headhunters that work with the relatively large-scale credit managers. I have experience helping run distressed, long/short, and CLO money with a high level of autonomy at a $1.5b-ish manager. Im looking to move to a significantly... 1 year 3 weeks
Chicago apartmentsHi guys. Hoping some Chicago guys can lend a hand. I'm gonna be transitioning to a job around Wacker... 2 years 1 month
Looking to sublease in July - ChicagoAnyone out there happen to have a place lined up in Chicago that they wont be using during the month of July? I'm hoping someone will be out-of-town for IBD training, or something like that. I'm moving to Chicago myself and need to find a sublease while I go apartment hunting. PM if... 2 years 1 month
-Nevermind, found the link I was looking for! 2 years 3 months
Starting an LLP for Collective InvestingI have an opportunity to begin investing for a few friends... 2 years 3 months
Shorting pump & dumpsAnyone out there have experience or have good reading material on shorting these smallcap frauds? Is it worth it, or will you get burned more often than not? Ive recently had the pleasure of researching some old pump... 2 years 4 months
Renegging after verbal commit/acceptance I'm already working. Received a decent offer at a firm that I think I could build a career at/from. Have like 5-6 more processes that I'm in the middle of, some of which would be better for me in the long-run. The firm who offered me a job needs an answer soon. Pros/Cons of verbally... 2 years 5 months
GMP SecuritiesCan anyone give some info on these guys? I'll take any info I can get. They are a Canadian bank & have some US operations in NYC. Apparently they are hiring on the FICC side. 2 years 5 months


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Have met in a sbux before. He was alone waiting...Have met in a sbux before. He was alone waiting for a meeting to start next door. Nothing like what I imagined. Looks much older... 1 week 2 days
Uh, two words: operating leverage Uh, two words: operating leverage 2 weeks 1 day
Interestingly, we share a floor with them in our...Interestingly, we share a floor with them in our office building! Lights are always off, and we have no idea what they do / where they are all day. Endless speculation 3 weeks 18 hours
MBA_Junkie: what was the split of technical vs...[quote=MBA_Junkie]what was the split of technical vs behavioral questions you got? Did you have any prior work experience (albeit unrelated) before the capital markets interviews? How much were you grilled on that during networking/interviews? Obivously, at some point you beat out folks with... 3 weeks 21 hours
Its for off-cycle. He's probably going to final...Its for off-cycle. He's probably going to final rounds with a group of laterals. Its going to be tough to beat them when they all have direct experience. I went through this same thing for my first job, which was off-cycle. You just need to keep trying. I had interviewed at almost... 3 weeks 21 hours
Regarding where you go from this $100mm fund:...Regarding where you go from this $100mm fund: Plenty of analysts effectively become mercenaries. They are happy specializing... 3 weeks 2 days
This email made me so happy. I saved a copy to...This email made me so happy. I saved a copy to use as a template in the unlikely event I am ever responsible for interns again. This guy is clearly awesome and has a great sense of humor. Would love to have worked with these guys. With that said, may god have mercy on the souls of 1)... 1 month 3 weeks
Any job you can get via a 1yr state-school MSF...Any job you can get via a 1yr state-school MSF can also be attained by just interviewing right now. No point, just spam the resume if you are unhappy. You'd be surprised how bad the competition is for entry level corporate... 1 month 3 weeks
sillymonkey123: Ehhhhhh. Not sure what all...[quote=sillymonkey123]Ehhhhhh. Not sure what all gibberish written above me is about and I don't want to write a long thesis about this. To keep it simple, nominal yields=real yields + inflation expectations. Aside from capital flows due problem in the EU, the market is really saying (1)... 2 months 1 week
Assuming these are real bonds (and not just made-...Assuming these are real bonds (and not just made-up examples), you should be able to find the credit spread curve on a bloomberg terminal. For IG names, sell-side guys often include a curve in their research writeups. 2 months 3 weeks