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AMA: F20 Strategy Director at 25 Y/O

Dedline

Overly caffeinated and procrastinating on some technical writing that needs finishing. My path: * Top 25 Undergrad with concentrations in Management Information Systems and Supply Chain Management with a 3.2 GPA but strong work experience * Four years of grinding through a blue chip...

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Anyone actually like their corporate development job? (Post -IB)

thecoolkid1234

I know most people exit to <abbr title="private equity">PE</abbr>/<abbr title="hedge fund">HF</abbr> (coming from my firm) and maybe 1-2 in each analyst class exit to corporate development. I myself also plan on exiting to <abbr title="private...

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First Lien on Total Assets

alessandro_niglio

I got one questions regarding the liquidation value of a company that has a first lien on total assets. Let's not talk about the fair value of the assets. I need to know if the lender has priority also on the current liabilities. First I thought that the value was (Total Assets -...

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FLDP or Controller at F500 O&G

OSU8686

FLDP programs are seen by a majority of people in the CF world to one of the more coveted CF jobs out of undergrad. I am curious as to what you all think which route will lead to better exit opportunities in the future an FLDP (MSFT/J&J/IBM) or a role in CF at an O&G major. Would love to see if an...

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Future of Accounting and Value of CPA

Jl6083

I've seen articles online which elaborate on the perpetual value of a CPA and the bright future ahead for students studying accounting. At the same time, I have seen articles written about the changes in the industry and the uncertainty present in the industry(whether that be a result of technology ...

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Corporate Strategy/Development Associate role at a PE PortCo

Splatter_master

Hello all, I currently work at PE consulting firm (similar to StepStone, Hamilton, TorreyCove) and have been attempting to transition into a more transactional role. I have a second round interview for Corp Strat/Dev and was curious about people's experience in similar roles. I don't have very much...

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Financial problem

sahananag98

Have you experienced Financial Problem remedy through Astrology?...

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Best Financing Packages

johnadley35

I am looking for some best financial consultant companies which give me best Best Financing Packages. Please suggest me more companies. I want to start my business that is why i need some experts suggestions....

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Does It Make Sense to Calculate the ROIC for a Single Project?

wooski

Hello, I work in Corporate FP&A(division level) for a South Korean manufacturing company, located in South Korea. While reporting to my director on the findings of whether or not to make an investment on an assembly line (NPV, IRR, Payback, product EBIT etc.), he told me to calculate the ROIC (Ret...

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Deutsche Bank Finance Program Location Change

walnuts1327

Received an email from HR this morning regarding the change in location for the 2019 Finance Graduate Program from New York to Jacksonville? Anyone have more information on this?...

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Is this normal? Situation after final round interview

iridescent007

Hi, so I interviewed with a big private company's corporate development analyst position a little bit more than a month ago. They only recruit 1 person for that position. The process consisted of 3 rounds. HR 1st round, group director 2nd round, group manager (ranks lower than the director) and the ...

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Valuing firm with large intra group accounts payables

Mary1992

Hi everyone, Can you help me with the following question: if a jsc company has a large intra group accounts payables should we make an adjustment of its value? My co-workers finally made it up like 2 equity values - for the existing investor and for outside investor (with the adjustment - minus its...

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Corporate development vs. venture capital exit opportunities

needs_advice

I'm a junior investment banker who's currently trying to decide between an exit opportunity in the corporate development & strategy team at a F500 financial services firm (modelling, strategic projects, M&A) or an analyst role in a small VC (sourcing, modelling, due diligence). Both have small, entr...

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Internal move or different company

Returnofthemack

Monkeys – Currently working in corporate development. Company is pausing on M&A to absorb previous deals so they want me to rotate to a new group. They offered a lateral position – no promotion in title or base salary. I am open to staying here long term but would prefer to see them mirror the ...

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Disney Corp Strat/Dev summer internship

neon green

Hello, I am curious if anyone has had an interview with Disney's Corporate Strategy/development summer internship. I go to a non-target, but got a phone interview with them early next week. I am wondering if anyone knows anything about it, and has any tips? I read over WSO, but didn't find much. I ...

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Car Title Loan Agency in Ottawa

harrygurg

###Get Started Now And You Can GET Cash Today! Payday Loans Ottawa BORROW UP TO $15,00 ON YOUR CAR TODAY! CALL US TODAY AT 1-613-699-0011 Your car is your ASSET, there are NO CREDIT CHECKS & NO JOB REQUIREMENTS That means that you can get a title loan with good credit, bad credit, or even no cre...

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Wonder

Mtaylor55

Please helpsfsdfsdfasdfasdfasdfdasfasdfasdfasdfasdfasdfsadfasdfasdfasdfsdfasdfasdfasdfasdfsadfasdfsadfsadsdafsad...

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Non-MBA Exit Corp Dev/Strategy

frattisimus101

Yo, currently working at an economic consulting firm and was lucky enough to lateral into a corp dev analyst opportunity. I have a Masters in Finance and about 3 years worth of experience and will be starting as an analyst at this firm. They are a S&P 400 tech (midcap) firm with a high growth busine...

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Wells Fargo Summer Financial Analyst Program

MIAMonkey

Hey Everyone, I had a first round interview with Wells Fargo back in August for their Summer Financial Analyst Program for Summer 2015. After 2 or 3 weeks I heard back that I moved on to their final step which is a superday in SF next month. I know the superday is going to be mostly technical quest...

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How will corporate roles change due to automation?

cdnbig5

Will automation heavily affect corporate financre, development or strategy or is this not a big worry?...

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General Mills FLDP Internship

doobs

I'm currently a junior looking for an internship next summer (hopefully to lead to a Finance Development Program after graduation) and I'm looking to hear some of your guys's perspectives. At the moment I have an offer for General Mill's Financial Analyst Intern position. However, I'm also in the la...

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List of Recruiting Firms and your experiences with them?

mm2009

Hello WSO community, I’m switching jobs and would really appreciate any insight on: 1) any recruiting firms 2) how do they operate. For example, I know that they have certain quotas to meet and have interests of their own to pursue collecting data and so on (there’s absolutely nothing wrong w...

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Interview for Microsoft Finance Analyst Intern?

GoldlockWitness

I have an interview in Seattle for MSFT for the role of Financial Analyst Intern. Any tips on what to know or what MSFT looks for in a financial analyst intern? Technical questions list? (already checked glassdoor) **Job Description:** You'll also be able to explore one of many areas of Microsoft...

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Lean Six Sigma useful in FP&A

StoicHoosier

Question is raised in the title. Would any green belt / black belt six sigma training be useful in FP&A, specifically in operations finance for a manufacturing company? Only threads I could find were very old and related more to financial services. I would think that the process improvement ethos wo...

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EY Corporate Finance Interview - Financial Modelling Case Study for Renewable Asset

ca94

Hi guys, I have an EY corporate finance (Energy sector) financial modelling case study for an experienced hire position in the UK in a few days and apparently the modelling case will be on a renewable energy asset. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to prepare? Anyone know of any good sources ...

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Salary progression for F500

scaredmoneydontmakemoney

Hello Monkeys, Long time lurker here. Thanks to this site I have been able to work my way into a F500 FP&A Financial Analyst from a complete non-target that could be considered a notch above community college. I am starting at 70K which is solid (low COL city) but I was curious as to what the salar...

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Dell FDP vs. GE FMP (and upcoming interviews)

kattoul1

I'm a Junior at a non-target school for MC firms, who's hoping to just build a good enough resume by next year to get the attention of those firms (for full-time ops). I've had an internship at the biggest healthcare provider in my state, and a pretty interesting resume beyond that (research, leader...

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TD Bank Corporate Banking Dress Code

thebooks118

Hi everyone, Does anyone know what's the typical dress code for SAs at TD Bank? I will be interning next summer for their Corporate and Specialty Banking division and I want to prepare my wardrobe. ...

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WACC real rate calculation

borodinov_sv

Hello Everybody! Could you please help me with a discounting rate issue? I'm working on an investment project with 60% leverage. Let's say nominal cost of equity 15% (Russian rubles), and cost of debt (jpy) is about 3.5%. Tax shield 20%. Then my WACC will be calculated as 15% x 0,4 + 3.5% x 0,6 x (1...

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How to forecast working capital items ?

milous31

Hi everyone ! I'm wondering how can I forecast working capital and more specifically " current asset or current liabilities". I first took the opening and the closing balance previous year and I calculated the variation. But, I would like to find a better methods. If you can suggest me some articl...

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How can we forecast accrued payroll and benefices ?

milous31

In terms of calculating the Working Capital, could you explain me how to forecast accrued payroll and benefices ?...

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KPMG Deal Advisory Case Day

ConsciousCF

Hi everyone, A while ago I saw an older post regarding the KPMG Deal Advisory super Case Day and I was wondering whether someone could share their experiences. It concerns the KPMG Deal Advisory Rotation Program (M&A, TS, Strategy Group, Valuation, Debt Advisory). I have completed all the previous...

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LONG-TERM CAREER IN CIB FINANCE: CIMA vs ACA vs ACCA (London based)

jadrian0405

Hi all! I´ve been reading the forum for a while, but today I have finally decided to jump into this pool of knowledge. The question is mainly what the title says. I have to choose one as a requirement for the grad scheme I’m in and I was wondering which one would represent a better potential gro...

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PIMCO Alternative Funds Summer Internship Thoughts?

TheCommish

Anyone have any info on PIMCO Alternative Funds Valuation Analyst as a junior year internship and leverage into full-time IB? Thanks. ...

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Prudential FIP Offer for Summer 2019

abivt

Hi everyone, I wanted to know for those who completed Prudential FIP Superday, how long did the response time take to hear back from the recruiter? If you got an offer, did you hear back on Monday, a week later, or etc? Thanks in advance!...

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What is JP Morgan's Corporate Analyst Development Program?

tayles11

I don't have much experience in the banking industry as my major is physics. I've been "offered" (haven't applied but verbal offer) a place on JPM's corporate analyst program in Bournemouth, UK and upon reading the description I'm a bit confused as to what it actually is (front office or back?) Her...

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AMA - deputy CFO at a listed tech company

scott.summers.1983

hi all, I was previously the deputy CFO of a US-listed Internet company. My role included IR, M&A, but not FP&A. I joined right after the IPO, and missed out on the lessons of take a company public. We grew the company's stock price by 5x in 2 years, through non-deal-roadshows (NDRs) and M&A. It w...

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American Express Strategic Planning Group Interview

articlecreator

Does anyone have any information on getting into this group as an undergraduate? What are the interviews like? Are there case studies involved? ...

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