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Blackstone to Spin Off Financial Advisory Business[quote] Blackstone to Spin Off Financial Advisory Business Business to be Combined with PJT Partners, Paul J. Taubman to Become Chairman and CEO New York, October 10, 2014. Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a plan to spin off its financial and... 7 months 1 week
Houlihan Lokey FAS Reading up on HL FAS on their website, specifically there Transaction Advisory Services listed under FAS. How similar is this to what TAS groups do at a Big 4 firm? Obviously it would be better to do it at HL given its brand as a bank vs. the Big 4, but on the HL website it even says "unencumbered... 2 years 5 months


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Institutional Equity Sales... The Best Kept...[quote=mogel] BEAST MODE TRADER: So it seems as though I have not encountered many individuals in my age range (25) that have interest in this. I love the capital markets and think this is what I want to do. Currently a Sales Associate/Assistant at a MM bank and really enjoy being on the... 7 months 1 week
DePaul MSF in Chicago or Fairfield University MSF...Fairfield has 100% placement from their Accounting program, which is one of the stronger ones in the area. Finance, however, not so much. Don't expect a significant PE/VC presence recruiting at Fairfield. Can't speak to Depaul. 1 year 5 months
GE Capital RMP Internship ProgramMost people who get on CAS start right after FMP/RMP. It is competitive, but assuming you take care of business within your rotations in FMP, it is very attainable. RMP is in the early stages of its existence (3rd year) so its tough to truly assess what's going on. Within GE, CAS is the fast track... 1 year 5 months
Big 4 Audit vs Rotation Program (Not GE) Given my...Was in a similar spot as you. Feel free to PM me with specific questions, but I would say Big 4 is in fact more aligned with what your looking for. 1 year 6 months
How diversified is your life?In terms of keeping in touch with high school friends, I started a Fantasy Baseball league with 9 of my buddies from high school. We've had this league since 6th grade actually, and we've kept 7/10 original members in tact over the past 10 years. This is a great excuse to bring everyone together at... 1 year 8 months
What are your buy-ins for your fantasy football...Not in a football league, but my Baseball league is as such: 10 team league, 100 buy in each. Regular season champion 100 back. Final Tournament champion gets 700, second place gets 200. I've never been a fan of this payout structure, but I've always gotten outvoted. Curious to hear what... 1 year 9 months
GE FMP vs tier 2 consultingDo consulting and don't look back. Trust me. TheBlueCheese hit the nail on the head with what you do at GE. Most people try to leave FMP to go to shops like the ones you mentioned above, and not vice versa. 1 year 9 months
Summer intern dies in LondonMy thoughts go out to his family & friends. Rest in Peace. 1 year 9 months
Why is GE FMP considered the best FLDP?In terms of why it's well regarded, it's got the GE Brand which is obviously world-wide-recognized. Furthermore, comparative to some others, I think it has a more proven track record of being the fast track within the company to a leadership role, as the majority of senior level people there... 1 year 10 months
How To Break Into Big 4 Valuation Valuation vs. TS/TAS are a different ball game from what I've seen. Some Val shops will take you without any experience and a finance major, whereas some TAS roles want the 1-2 yrs of Audit Experience. Obviously this is situation dependent, and it is possible to get into TAS without the Audit... 1 year 11 months