| Neanderthal Vs. GMAT: Place your bets!I'm going to kill the GMAT... at least, tthat is the idea. How hard can it be? I mean, i have over 2,000 banana points on WSO...
My current score is c. 620 GMATs, but I'm aiming for 700+ GMATs on test day. I've just registered for the 1st week of December. I've never blogged (is that the right...|| 2 years 11 months|
| Guys... How to read?I've always been a hardback/paperback guy, but have just ordered the new Kindle (the Paperwhite, no ads).
How do you guys read? i.e. what format do you prefer?
I prefer paper. I dislike reading on my laptop and even at work, will usually print out documents at work to read and mark up, much...|| 2 years 11 months|
| A $350 Trillion problemLooks like the BBA is ready to relinquish its LIBOR setting responsibilities.
This opens up an interesting discussion about what might replace it and who will be responsible for overseeing LIBOR. Will the UK government regulate it? Will they follow the European example with how EURIBOR is set...|| 3 years 1 week|
| Soros: Germany should lead or leave!Soros is pontificating on the Euro and how to solve the crisis at the moment (Q...|| 3 years 3 weeks|
| RE Asset Management Resources & BooksGuys, I need some help.
Any resources (articles, case studies, frameworks) or books that you can recommend for Real Estate Asset Management?
In particular anything relating to "Asset Management" of the following:
- *Development projects of all types (hotel, office, mixed use).
-...|| 3 years 1 month|
| Monte Carlo simulation in REPE?When modelling real estate private equity deals, or real estate portfolios...
- Do you guys ever use Monte Carlo simulations* (whether Crystal Ball or your own programming)?
- Do your risk guys use these (if you are at a bank, or financial institution)?
- What about you RE junior debt /...|| 3 years 3 months|
| New GMAT FormatThere is a new section (Integrated Reasoning) on the GMAT that replaces one of the essays:
1 - How does one prepare for this?
2 - How do schools consider the results of this part of the test?
Their propaganda video...|| 3 years 3 months|
| Monkey Shit tracker?Is there a way that I can view the exact posts / thread that I have received monkey shit for?
It would be useful to see where I have received MS instead of having to go through each post individually (why bother?).|| 3 years 5 months|
| $1.1 billion for Ducati?Are you going to have a high revving Ducati engine in your small Audi? What about a Quattro dirt bike?
Volkswagen's Audi unit has agreed to buy thoroughbred Italian motorcycle maker Ducati for about 860 million euros ($1.12 billion) including debt, two people familiar with the...|| 3 years 5 months|
| Affordable Aston Martin for analystsI can't believe I missed this... Here's an option for all of you entry level finance guys who happen to be Aston Martin fans.
The Aston Martin Cygnet
Aparently it only costs circa £30,000 and comes with a bespoke five-piece luggage set... A bargain considering the next cheapest Aston Martin...|| 3 years 6 months|