| New TV Series Featuring Hedge FundsI recall some monkeys asking why there are TV shows about law and medicine but nothing about finance/banking. Well, it's happening.
The 12-episode series "is a complex and contemporary drama about power politics in the New York world of high finance."
The show was co-written by Andrew Ross...|| 8 months 1 week|
| NYC Real Estate Groups/Conferences/Seminars?Hey guys,
I moved to NYC recently to work at an opportunistic CRE investment management firm. I'm the only young guy at the company so I'm looking to meet new people and get involved in the scene. Are there any real estate groups or conferences I should be joining/attending? I've heard ULI...|| 1 year 2 months|
| Top Fashion Private Equity InvestorsWho are some of the top fashion private equity investors?|| 1 year 5 months|
| Should you get your MBA immediately after...From Quora, the OP asked the following question: [quote]Should you get your MBA immediately after getting your undergraduate degree? I am thinking about getting it right after I graduate but I was told to get work experience first[/quote]
Amal Dorai had this top voted answer:[quote]
No, you...|| 1 year 9 months|
| What are the top five most important lessons...From Quora, the OP asked the following question:
[quote]What are the top five most important lessons learned in Business school? Another question that comes to mind is what are the five things you learned in Business school that turned out to be totally academic and useless in real life.[/quote...|| 1 year 10 months|
| Summer Analyst Recruiting Mega ThreadMod Note (Andy): Here's some WSO threads my content intern pulled up for you guys. Hope you find the links helpful!
Need the FT Recruiting Megathread? You can find it here here
Protips: Not Being Awkward
How to Crush Your Informational Interview
Searching for summer...|| 1 year 10 months|
| Christmas Gift Ideas for GirlsLet's get a gift idea thread going. What are you guys getting your girlfriends/fiances/wives etc. for Christmas? Any gifts you've given in the past that have been a real hit? How much do you usually spend?|| 1 year 11 months|
| New Grads: Good Luck Finding a Finance JobFrom WSJ:
[quote]At the undergraduate level, job openings in financial services will shrink by 27%, though students majoring in economics, finance and accounting—the largest sources for new talent in that industry—will fare just fine because of strong hiring outlooks in other corners of the...|| 2 years 1 week|
| Snapchat Turns Down $3B Offer from FBFrom WSJ: [quote]Snapchat, a rapidly growing messaging service, recently spurned an all-cash acquisition offer from FacebookFB +4.52% for $3 billion or more, according to people briefed on the matter.
The offer, and rebuff, came as Snapchat is being wooed by other investors and potential...|| 2 years 2 weeks|
| WSO Weekly Wrap-Up 10/26 - 11/01In case you missed them, here's some of last week's most popular topics:
WSO Caption Contest Oct 30th
We have a fun new contest each week to let our funniest members win a free WSO T shirt with their witty inner genius. [/quote]
Posted by @WallStreetOasis
5 Steps to Answer...|| 2 years 3 weeks|