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IB --> FLDPAfter a 2-year analyst stint, would it be possible to transition from that directly into an F500 FLDP, or would you need to take the IB --> MBA --> FLDP path? 1 year 6 months
Goldman Sachs PWMJust got an email out of the blue asking if I wanted to interview for a PWM position on Dallas (not quite equities, but...) Couple of questions: 1. How has Goldman's PWM business grown lately? A lot of the "rank these firms!" threads I've dug up via search tell me conflicting things. 2007-era... 1 year 11 months
WFH / Remote careers in financedelete :D 8 months 6 days
Path to FA/PM from MBALet's hypothetically say that someone without too much investing experience (but plenty of sales/"soft" skills) wanted to make the switch into PWM/PB. Obviously an MBA is the ideal choice. But what about after? Should she interview for PWM/PB positions right off the bat? Would she enter as an... 1 year 11 months
Living/working in DallasThinking a few years ahead / trying to figure out where I'd like to eventually end up in life (quarterlife crisis time!) Anyone have thoughts on living/working in Dallas? I've heard from some people that working there is super enjoyable. Others have told me that Dallas is a snobbish hellhole (then... 2 years 2 days
Selling complete Manhattan GMAT setHey all, I'm selling my complete Manhattan GMAT set. It's this one here: Does not come with eBook Access, and I've lost my test simulation booklet, but I do have the Advanced Quant guide. All of that usually goes for $300, but I'll let... 2 years 1 week
Need help selecting online brokerage for trading.Did a quick search, but most threads contain obsolete information from around 2009 (such as bashing on E*Trade's high price per trade, which has gone down significantly). Anyways. Long story short - hoping to get [back] into trading. Need to find a good online brokerage. Current picks: -... 2 years 2 weeks
Roommate(s) needed - SFHi all, I'll be relocating in March to SF for a full time opportunity. Looking to room with 1-3 other individuals in the area, preferably in a nice apartment complex (i.e. not some "charming, renovated" house in Tendernob). Will be working in consulting in the Financial District. Open to a... 2 years 1 month
Can someone pull a PDF of a WSJ article?One of my clients is featured in this but alas, I no longer have a WSJ subscription. If you could save and send me a PDF of it, I would award you with SBs and eternal gratitude. Thanks! 2 years 1 month
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Corpfin or corpdev sounds right up your alley....Corpfin or corpdev sounds right up your alley. With your TS and Big 4 background, that would be a great role with a balance of being more "finance focused" in addition to keeping relatively good work-life balance. As boring as more accounting may sound, FP... 2 months 2 weeks
1 winkwink ;) (why did we revive a dick-measuring...1 winkwink ;) (why did we revive a dick-measuring, 4-year-old thread?) 3 months 4 weeks
Ohh, I understand now. My apologies - I...Ohh, I understand now. My apologies - I completely missed the part where you were in the UK, so maybe things are different. Here in the states, the MSc/MSF/MFin programs are also 1-year long, but they are usually made for people with little finance experience, so you don't need an internship to get... 3 months 4 weeks
PanieGV: .What is definite is that once (and if...[quote="PanieGV"].What is definite is that once (and if) I get accepted to a good Msc I will need to work towards getting a summer internship.[/quote] I'm confused. Why do you want an internship? You should be searching for a full-time job. 4 months 6 days
laxme1738: I included them because those metrics...[quote="laxme1738"]I included them because those metrics in particular aren't as common[/quote] I assure you, even if you just wrote the abbreviations NOPAT, ROIC, and PEBV, people in the financial industry would know exactly what you mean ;) 4 months 1 week
You're a sophomore. SAT scores aren't needed...You're a sophomore. SAT scores aren't needed anymore. (Were they ever? I've never seen them on resumes). Any awards/honors or relevant coursework can take the place of that line instead. 4 months 1 week
I know someone who left before training was...I know someone who left before training was finished. He was on the sales/marketing side of a consulting firm though, so not exactly in finance/MC. 4 months 1 week
Boutique firm > no firm. Take it if you have...Boutique firm > no firm. Take it if you have it. And then produce something of value you can actually write about on your resume. 4 months 1 week
Going from MSc/MSF/MFE -> analyst is the...Going from MSc/MSF/MFE -> analyst is the expected path. 4 months 1 week
Sounds like you had a superday....?! At the end...Sounds like you had a superday....?! At the end of the day they take a quick poll of all the people you talk to. Some firms this is informal, some firms they actually meet in a room and talk about you. If one of them feels strongly against you, it doesn't matter if the other 3 like you, you're... 4 months 1 week
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