Thank You To Our Sponsors

We'd like to thank the Wall Street Oasis sponsors that help keep the community free for everyone and we encourage all of you to check them out below!

Clear Admit - MBA...

Funniest Stories - The Analyst Years

Although working as an investment banking analyst was a living hell at the time, I now look back at my years with nostalgia. Luckily, as time passes, the 100 hour weeks just...

Suck it up: 8 Steps to Getting through 100+ Hour Weeks as an IB Analyst

This comment was a response to the @ContemplatingBanker 's post on "How to Deal with the Hours" (find this comment lower down on page 2). Patrick called this "one of the best...

Shocker: People Who Were Deadbeats in 2008 Are Still Deadbeats

In the years immediately following the financial crisis, no small amount of space on WSO was dedicated to the debate over what should be done about those Regular Joes who were...

The Great Strategic Game of Life (1/2)

Discussions that center upon issues such as "which b-school is better", "M&A, ECM or DCM " and "which desk within S&T" usually make me uneasy. Don't get me wrong, I am...

Coffee Is For Closers

You think I'm f*cking with you? I am not f*cking with you. I have been noticing a very cancerous trend in this country. A trend that has even leaked onto WSO in many aspects,...

Unpaid Internships: Yes or No?

Today I want to discuss a growing trend in the industry (and across all industries) and get your take on it. I'm talking about unpaid internships . These internships are being...

Do You Think the Market Is Rigged?

I just started reading Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt and I'm not the least bit surprised that I love it so far. Michael Lewis is out promoting the book, naturally, and he...

Uncle Eddie's Guide to Rum

I've been meaning to do this for some time now and, with the holiday party/gift giving season right around the corner, I figured now was as good a time as any. Those of you who...

Great Article on Day Trading

I think every one of us at one time or another has at least thought about walking away and day trading our own account. Most of us never do it (I did it for about 6 months and...

Pages