| Can we get rid of the stupid blur if you don...Some of us try to browse this website at work, and would rather not log in, but its impossible because of the really stupid blur that appears over all the posts.|| 2 years 6 months|
| Is it weird if I make a match.com?I'm a normal person, like to go out when I can, but I just don't seem to meet girls I like when going to bars. And I don't have time to go do random hobbies and stuff to meet people.
I feel like match.com is probably extremely efficient, but I always felt that online dating was for losers.....so...|| 2 years 8 months|
| Bonuses rolling in?How are bonuses stacking up for you guys? Mine has come in:
- Second year ER associate / top BB/elite boutique in a satellite office
- $90,000 base - bump to $100K for third year
- $57,500 bonus - all cash.|| 2 years 8 months|
| How much do average graduates save every year? Just curious about this. Not talking about our Wall Street bretherin, talking about the folks who graduate, make $55K, don't live in NYC etc.|| 2 years 9 months|
| Where can I buy an overcoat?With one of those brightly colored collars? I saw a guy wearing a coat with the collar popped, and the underside of the collar was bright red....it looked awesome.|| 2 years 9 months|
| Stifel Acquires Miller BuckfireWow, another big move here by Stifel. First Weisel, then KBW, now Buckfire.
What's the consensus on the street on Stifel now? They've clearly bought some of the best brands in their respective industry verticals.|| 2 years 9 months|
| Want to take up golfLet me just say, I've never played golf or been on a course ever. I'd like to start playing, or at least learning.
With that, I have a few questions:
1) How do I start? Just turn up to a driving range and attempt to hit balls really hard?
2) What clubs should I buy to start out?
3) Any...|| 2 years 11 months|
| Want to buy a watch - But not nouveauI think I finally deserve to buy myself a nice watch. I'd like something very nice, but not tacky or nouveau (Rolex, Breitling etc), I can spend up to $7,500 but less is obviously better.
Can anyone suggest and brands? I have a slim wrist so nothing huge, but also want something that is elegant...|| 2 years 11 months|
| How do reserve releases work?I'm curious about how banks boost their earnings by doing this.
My understanding is that the banks charge-off more than they provision for, and this depletes the reserves....but how does this impact the income statement? Is it just that the banks are provisioning less than they would otherwise?...|| 3 years 1 week|
| How to impress a boss who's never there?So my MD is almost always travelling. I like to think I do a good job, take initiative etc but my MD is so trusting of me, and so hands off, that he rarely looks at my work etc.
In past, I've always made great impression's on my bosses but it's almost impossible now. Can anyone share some...|| 3 years 1 week|