| How difficult is it to break into AM with a...Obviously this depends on a number of factors but on a relative basis (compared to IB, PE, etc.) how difficult is it to transition from say mid-level PE (non-MF but well-known successful deals) to a top AM firm based on the following assumptions:
- competitive GPA at target/semi-target...|| 2 years 2 months|
| Credit AnalysisHaving worked in PE I am very familiar with various debt instruments, traditional credit analysis, coverage/leverage ratios, covenants, collateral, etc. but do any of you guys work in a role that requires daily credit analysis? Can you recommend any credit analysis texts and/or provide me with a...|| 2 years 7 months|
| Any of you guys work at a BDC or in secured...Any of you guys work at a BDC (or other entity) that focuses primarily on secured lending? If so, please shoot me a quick PM. Thanks.|| 2 years 7 months|
| Are you a Value Investor (Aswath DamodaranPatrick and Mods, I was in the middle of reading a great post about Apple as a value investment by Professor Damodaran that appears to have been removed due to spam. Can we please get this re-posted? We should be so lucky as to have one of the greatest corp finance/valuation professors in the...|| 3 years 1 week|
| NYU Part-timeWhat is the board's perspective on part-time programs such as NYU or Chicago? Do part-time programs carry any clout? Do these schools place well in the world of finance assuming you come from a relatively strong background in the field you anticipate pursuing.|| 5 years 11 months|
| Goldman will merge with Wells FargoDespite what they are saying about the stand-alone business model on the earnings call Goldman (and MS) will inevitably have to merge... Goldman Wells within the next year|| 7 years 4 months|
| What if you hate modeling?I have been doing PE for 2.5 years and have done quite a bit of modeling (LBO, merger, operational, etc.). I am not particularly good at it nor do I enjoy it very much. Are there any finance related jobs that do not involve extensive modeling as I would prefer not to sit behnid a computer screen...|| 7 years 10 months|
| Finally the market is giving credit to...My very undiversified PA portfolio consists of i-star (SFI) and Dillards (DDS) both of which deserve the credit they are getting in today's rally.
Last week Chuck Jaffe of Market Watch called i-star the
Stupid Investment of the Week
Big yield, bounce-back potential aren't enough to make this...|| 7 years 10 months|
| SPACs - $300 M to burn...with a catchAfter having issued a SPAC several months ago I found this article in DealBook this morning to be entertaining. Certainly worth a read...
DealBook: $300 Million to Burn, With a Catch
http://nytimes.com/dealbook?dlbk&emc=dlbk|| 7 years 12 months|
| Soccer in the city...Does anyone know of any pick-up or open-run indoor places in and around the city? Someone PM'd me with some general info on this topic but I was wondering if anyone else had any insight. Have a good weekend.|| 8 years 4 weeks|