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I Need You, WSO + Its Time To Move - Asia Job Search

AsiaHunter

Long post ahead (will not apologize). Afternoon Monkeys, Long time lurker, first-time poster. It seems the flow of threads has decreased these months, but hopefully, many of you will read this / comment (even if just to complain about the length of it). First of, a bit of background. I...

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Most interviews in a row without receiving an offer?

famejranc

I'm 0/10 can anyone beat me? And why is it suggested that my speech and behavior are inadequate upon learning that I have been rejected so many times in a row? What if society is the problem?

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The WSO Job Board is Now FREE

WallStreetOasis.com

The WSO Job board is now free for anyone that wants to apply...all anyone has to do is upload a resume and they will be allowed to submit their application. <P> <div class="text-center"> <a class="btn btn-success btn-lg text-center" id="Register...

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blogs = jobs??

badawais

Iam in my first year in college right now. I havnt had any interviews uptil now. I have started two blogs (blogger.com and myspace.com) where I post trade recommndations on forex crosses daily and monthly on US stocks. Many of my predictions have been pretty accurate. Do you think it will have...

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Student in Montreal

CanadianPrimate

Hi all, Many of the threads in this forum go something along the lines of a personal description followed by "Am I up to snuff?/Do I have what it takes?" Just before I give a similar rundown of myself, I want to phrase things thing a little differently. The question I am asking is not about "wh...

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Analyst candidates: free 20-25 minute phone interview

Hank_Paulson

I have a 26 hour drive coming up. Fortunately, I have a fun car for the mountains....but the flat states are going to be pretty boring. So I'm willing to help get you up to speed for your interviews if you: - are interviewing for a US-based IBD analyst program (summer, full time, lateral) - are ...

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Financial Services Industry Jobs

Anonymous_fella

What month of 2007 will most companies hire? Most places are heading up to the Xmas/ New Year slow down period. Would they actively look again around February? Any tips, pointers or potential job leads you may care to share? ...

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New Jobs

nychimp

hey guys...just got a bunch of new Jobs up in the Jobs section. If you are interested just click on the job and post your resume...and if you know anybody that would be interested you can point them here to browse: http://www.ibankingoasis.com/jobs If you want to post a position from your workpl...

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GPA/SAT on Resume

MetalJack

I was requested to include my cumulative GPA and SAT breakdown when I submit my resume to a specific bank. I haven't seen many companies ask for the SAT, so I'm wondering what typical range they look for in IB. Is anyone familiar with this? I did pretty shitty on the SAT, so I'm worried I'm gonna...

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Need advice and info please!

crzyhr

I am invited to an interview with Lehman Brothers tomorrow. The position i am interviewing for is (Senior Relationship Management)Team does anyone have any information on this Team or group. If you can, can you tell me what do they do? Are they part of the front office or back office? Someho...

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I can help sending out Doostang invite

Positive FCF

It's one of the better networking/job websites I've seen recently, and like a couple others in this website I can help invite people. Let me know....

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possible to get into IB

greenwhite

hi, i was hoping to maybe get some advice on how to make a transition into ib. i currently trade at a hedge fund, and it SUX. i've been looking around, but im not really sure how i should approach the whole process. any suggestions? word of advice for anyone wanting to go to a fund: ask as many p...

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Broking?

advdvnvp

How do IBs view stockbroking experience in their graduate applicants?...

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speed up interview process?

Gordon_Gekko

I've already received an offer, but it is only second choice. What do you guys recommend? Should I call my preferred bank (us IB in London) and ask HR to speed up the interview process? I...

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posting my resume

devilindisguise

Is there somewhere I can post my resume to get some contstructive feedback?...

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Cover Letter - What does it cover?

mass_banker

Can anyone explain to me what exactly a cover letter is and what it covers...basically how should it be made..like format and stuff....Help will be highly appreciated.....

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Lehman CDO pricing hub interview

ypchoudary

Hi guys, I just got shortliseted t be interviewed for the Lehman brothers mumbai- CDO pricing hub. I was hoping if somebody could tell what kinda preparation will help me and the type of questions i should be expecting....

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Advice for a third year undergrad

abmohan

I'm a third year Applied Mathematics Specialist (concentration in Finance & Economics) and I'm doing a minor in Political science (for whatever it's worth) at the University of Toronto. I'm also the VP of the Students' Union at the university (which is the second largest in North America) and have a...

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Advice Needed - Computer engineering major at a 2nd tier college

naija

Ok guys, I would really appreciate your opinion on this. I am a computer engineering major at a 2nd tier college with a 3.9 GPA and as you would guess, trying to get into IB. I have held a few leadership position on campus and I currently intern in a BB(goldman, lehman, MS, Citi, Merrill) in the Ap...

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quant question

Falcon2006

Hey I am a college junior and I missed the chance to apply for an internship, so I am looking to get a master in financial math, and I was wondering what are the job prospects for that? my gpa is a 3.4 coming for a lib arts school where I major in art history and economics, but I have taken more tha...

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desperate job seeker as an engineering student

pid

This is my final year in MEng program. I have studied engineering for 6 years. But I am planning to establish my career in IB. So far, I have applied tens of IB, from BB to boutique, mostly focusing on back office such as operation or IT. Most of the replies are rejection. My confidence is on the ve...

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Can this transition be done?

jls944

I am in the process of starting my career (currently finishing my MSA and MBA) at either a big4 or regional accounting firm. Is it difficult to transition to a bb from either the big4 or regional or would i have a better chance of going to a boutique or PE shop? What would you recommend if I wante...

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Doostang invite

Positive FCF

I can also help out inviting people. Let me know. ...

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Need Advice - Currently a junior majoring in accounting

crzyhr

Hey guys i need some advice on what should i do if i want to get into the IBanking industry. I am currently a junior majoring in accounting in Baruch College-Cuny with a 3.2 GPA; for extracurricular I am part of NAASA(National Asian American Society of Accountants)and Investment banking club. I also...

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Experienced I-Banker Seeking a Position in PE

Lodo

Hello: I am an experienced (VP-level) i-banker with over 8 years of experience in domestic and cross-border middle-market M&A, corporate finance and corporate restructuring. I don't have an MBA, but have a strong legal background. I would like to make a move into private equity, preferably somewhe...

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ACCA

badawais

Will ACCA help me in pursuing a career in IBanking.. will it help impress the Ibanks?? also, is ACCA better or CFA in ibanking??...

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Any advice for recent grad from a not-so-top-flight institution?

Ratgoo

I'm about to finish undergrad from UC Davis. Yes, UC Davis. We're ranked 48th on that US News survey for 2006. Anyway, is there anyway of getting past the fact that my school isn't Berkeley, Stanford, UCLA, or USC? We don't get any recruiters like those schools do and I'm having no success of Craigs...

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Summer 07 Internship

rosshill22

I am seeing if anyone can help me out with my summer internship goal? I am currently an Economics student at the University of Utah. I completed an internship in NYC with a boutique investment bank. My roles were: -Creating buyer/contact lists for potential strategic or PE/VC buyers. -Reached ou...

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Is it possible to break a contract

Carlsen

Hey guys I need help. Had an intern in good Ibank, got an offer and signed, not much time to speculate. however been called to top place firm, which I want more, what if I get this job, can you break the already signed contract, how do you go about this ? Do you know anyone who experienced the s...

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Cold Calling???

miller44

Hope you guys can help. I'm looking to get into IB in trading or as a financial analyst. Is it effective to send resumes via internet or mail? I'm a 3rd year Duke transfer to a non-target southern school with a 3.9 GPA. What is the most effective way to get recongized? ...

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Finance is my CALLING! HELP!!

NorCaSpinna

Hello all, Well to give a little background, I graduated California State University, East Bay (state school near Oakland) with a Marketing major and a less than desirable (by IB recruiter standards) GPA (3.0, upper division, 2.7 cumulative)this past June. In midst of this educational feat (if y...

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Resume Question

irrationalexuberance

What is the minimum SAT score that should be included on the resume? Maybe nothing below 1300?...

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Structuring: skills needed? - S&T opportunities

alok_iitr

Wht kinda skills are sought for in Structuring. I am a so-so in quant (definitely above avg). Should I rather look in for Sales and Trading opportunities...

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Non-Target - Completed summer internship with a M&A bank in Manhattan

rosshill22

I sttend the U of Utah and have just completed a summer internship with a M&A bank in Manhattan. I want to land another internship this upcoming summer. Coming from the school that I do I feel like I have to start this process early. Any suggestions/advice? Or even better internship ins?...

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Iam 21

badawais

Iam 21yo male living in Qatar I am studying Business Management - Accounting from CNA Q. its my first year. Do I have a chance of building a carrer in IBanking. If yes what route should I take. Should I join a university and get a Bachelors degree in Finance after completing CNA. or should I quit ...

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Got an offer - what are the chances of receiving other offers

kniaz ua

During my internship in Corporate Finance I've got an offer (in Amsterdam) from this leading Benelux ibank. In fact they've offered to pay for my Masters as well... What are my chances in landing other offers in London (possibly New York)? thanks...

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Full class for 2007 Analyst Class?

HerSerendipity

Question. I was recently speaking to a recruiter at a top bank, and she mentioned to me that they already filled their 2007 analyst class with the summer interns for Sales and Trading. Is this possible, and if so, why is this bank continuing to recruit on my campus? They already opened for resume su...

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Prospects - Undergrad degree in finance

Pickels

Hello everybody. First off just fishing for some advice or guidance. Im British, have just finished a 4 year undergrad Degree in Business Finance (1st Class). Have also studied for my Investment management certificate and im 23 years old. Im not sure how you calculate GPA as we dont work on the sam...

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Third Interview

Poseidon

I am just getting into IB and applying for a positon as an analyst for a small boutique firm. A firm has sent me about 50 pages of reading material along with a script to read to their clients. I have my third interview this friday, and i'm trying to understand where I stand in the interview pro...

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Investment Banking Experienced Hire Qualifications

runyerd1012

Looking for some insight regarding placement into the IB field with a background in Accounting. I will have my CPA as well as a year under my belt soon at a Big 4 Acct Firm in the Financial Services practice with both tax and audit experience. Have always aspired for a career on Wall Street, but nee...

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I think I have an interview?

tk00

I received an e-mail from a recruiter from a boutique in Chicago asking me a few questions, and when I could make it out to Chicago for an interview for an analyst position. After a few e-mails we both agreed on next Thursday, but did not specify a time. I sent an e-mail asking what time the inter...

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Acquiring an analyst position

Foxy

Guys, How do the larger, more reputable banks look upon a recent graduate applying for an analyst position? I have a very solid GPA from an excellent school and good experience. After considerable, thought, I've decided I'd like to pursue a stint in banking. Any thoughts are welcome. Cheers...

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internship from small college

titanboxer

I returned home from Iraq a few months ago and am now going to a two year college. I, so far, have A's in all my classes. Is it possible to get a good internship while attending a 2 year college or would I have to wait until I tranfer into a better school?...

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Summer Associate Internships

rt21

I spent the past 6 yrs at a large hedge fund (operations dept). I just left for a top 5 mba program. I am looking for a summer assoc internship (corp fin). However, since I started in the evening mba program while working, I'm not eligible for on-campus internship recruiting. As a result, I have...

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Is it appropriate to ask a recruiter if..

irrationalexuberance

I was referred to a recruiter at a BB by someone else at the firm. The recruiter requested my resume and more information, which I then provided. The subsequent recommendation was that I should apply to the summer internship program. My question is whether it is professional to inquire of my likelih...

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Trading job

jk125

After graduating I didnt get a grad job, so worked at a prop house for six months, then operations for months. After that I got a job as a market risk analyst for about 1 year. Went travelling, worked as a teaders assistant for another 3 months. Before going on holiday I secured a grad job. i start ...

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Recruiter or Headhunter

alanc7

Has anyone had any luck using a recruiter or headhunter to land any IBank Interviews? If so, would you share who you used, a little about the experience, and would you recommend them to others? Thanks...

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Getting an interview

alanc7

How have people who did not attend a targeted school land a job in Investment Banking? What tactics did you use to get on their radar? Were you able to leverage Alumni or family relations? Any ideas and stories would be appreciated. My story - Graduated in 2002 B.S. in Finance from small priva...

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Internship at branch office?

Anonymous Monkey

Is it possible that local branch offices of Morgan Stanley, UBS, etc. offer internships/part time jobs for college students during the year? Has anyone done something like that before? Thanks....

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Applying multiple internship positions in the same company

MWMW

Hi everyone, I am applying for summer internship now and I know applying multiple posts might get rejected directly, However, my case might be a bit different. The company I am applying offers summer intern (for penultimate), apprenticeship (for non-penultimate) and off-cycle intern. And the depart...

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Transition from Corporate Finance into Investment Banking

Viable

Hello Monkeys, this is my first time posting on this forum, however, I have been lurking for quite some time! I am almost 3 years out of college and have been working in a Treasury group for a Fortune 500 Healthcare company - I have, up until recently, been working in the Capital Markets/Foreign Exc...

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Moving from Boutique to BB

icecold

What are the chances of making a move from a NYC boutique to a BB firm. I am currently interning/working with a boutique (analyst type role) and going to law school at night (top tier-2 school). I got my MBA (Finance) at the same place I did my undergrad and they gave it to me for free in a year. ...

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Morgan Stanley Reputation

eoinmeany

Can someone talk about Morgan Stanley's reputation (culture, actions)? People always mention things about Goldman's culture and their unity. I'm curious what people in the business think about MS. What are is the general talk about the people that work there and how they run their business. Thanks i...

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With or without recruiters?

Kenneth-Joo

I live in LA and have MFE degree, but I have only brokerage experience. I am currently looking for quant positions. Some recruiters (small recruiting firms) contacted me with some quant positions which I have already applied for. Should I find my job with recruiters or not? What is pros and cons?...

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How To Properly Follow Up Application

NYRBlueshirts

Hey guys, About me: from non-target currently unpaid intern at sell side shop. Essentially have been actively cold emailing/ networking for a little over a year with a reply ratio of 23% (over 300 emails) and maybe got about 10% on the phone. In short, saw a position from a buy-side shop that I thi...

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Career Fair Advice?

Kamchowder

Hey Monkeys, I will be heading to my first career fair and I am seeking your advice on how to act and create a positive impression on the bank's representatives. I read a few, and frankly, quite good posts on WSO regarding career fairs; however, most of the posts were old, so I am seeking more moder...

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Hedge Fund "startups"

kmbyr23

I live in Chicago and have been trying to find some kind of trading job for a while now, but let's just say I'm pretty under-qualified and most places don't even bother to formally reject me. My simulated portfolio would be pretty impressive if it was real money (trade primarily equity options and ...

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Positioning as a re-applicant

0sumgame

Hi all- When I was in the job market looking to jump ship from my then gig which I had been in for a year, I was interviewing for a role that I was extremely interested in. During the process, the opportunity fell off the grid because the it got cancelled/delayed etc. I ended up going to a differen...

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Societe Generale Overview help

TheBritishGuy

Hello, My first post here so please excuse any faux pas. I have two interviews for SocGen coming up in the next two weeks, my first is in Trade Support (operations) and my second is for Electronic Trading - both trainee positions. I have been researching SocGen for the interview but I was wonderi...

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Summer Internship in Boston?

natewentworth

Hi everyone, I'm a first-semester finance and accounting major at a non-target state school in Massachusetts and I'm interested in firms that offer full-time summer internships to people in my situation. I'm mostly interested in PE and IB (obviously), but I'm more than open to experiencing differen...

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Delaying start date of summer internship to July?

sparkydog

I'll be on an off-cycle internship from Jan to end June next year. So I just want to ask, is it possible to delay the start date of a summer program to early July? I understand some summer internships have structured training program, which means the start date is not flexible. Does anyone know ...

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Fitch Ratings Associate Analyst Interview

ad Gladium

I've got an interview coming up with Fitch Ratings as an Associate Analyst in their NYC office. I've been told that they have an excel modeling test and was hoping someone who may have gone through the process can give me some insight on what the modeling test may entail and also what technicals t...

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Economic Consulting Superday -- Anyone Have Some Tips?

brassmunkey

Not trying to rehash a subject, but I found that many of the responses to this topic were pretty old. I know a lot of other kids are hearing back about super days this time of year and I was hoping to gain some insight into the technicals that are likely to be asked at a economic consulting super da...

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Moelis SA IB Interview

helpinghand

Can anybody who's actually interviewed with them share some info about the process and what questions might be asked? Everyone on this board screams when they hear Moelis "the most technical thing in your life" but most of the people on this forum are also college kids in fresh year who have wanted...

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Structuring interview questions?

wannabecanarywharfer

Hi - I have an upcoming interview for a structuring position in equity derivatives. Can any practisioning structurer/trader/salesperson shed some light on some commonly asked questions? Btw I'm from a quant background. Many thanks for your help....

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Credit Suisse Wall Street Immersion Program - applications open

cloud9

For all you sophomores out there. Credit Suisse Wall Street Immersion Program Applications are now open for the Credit Suisse Wall Street Immersion Program! The Wall Street Immersion Program offers an opportunity to explore Credit Suisse through a four-day visit designed to give college soph...

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KeyBank

thedesi

All - I have a phone screen with KeyBank, HQ'd in OH,USA for their IB Analayst position. Can someone provide more information as to how marketable one can be if he wants to move to a BB in 1-2 years? Any information and brainstorming is appreciated thedesi ...

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Pre-MBA (CFA 3 Cand.) Long-Only Analyst to Hedge Fund? NYC/CT

JRobi

Hey guys, So I'm a long-only analyst with a couple years of experience - pre-MBA and taking the third level of the CFA in June. I got really lucky by landing an analyst role at a value-bent long only shop straight out of undergrad because I do not have a finance degree (average GPA - mid 3's) and ...

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First round DB Tech in San Fran for SA position

chawhat

First round 30 min phone interview with DB tech group (SA) in 2 days. Does anyone have any information on this group or any advice on what to expect? ...

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Goldman Sachs Operations Analyst HK: interview finalists, no response yet!

iviveen

I had final interview with GS Asia in mid Nov, top choice HK & Japan. HR has been emailing me all this time and still haven't made final decision, last week they said they have narrow down the finalists, and deciding what offer to make - I still haven't got reply, does anyone know what this means? i...

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Externship programs?

bluebanking

As a rising junior, I'm looking to get additional experience outside of my internship for this coming summer, and have been looking into leadership conferences and such in May and August. That being said, what banks offer externships similar to GCM Grosvenor's GALP program? Thanks. Edit: Specific...

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Anyone has experience with RBC Capital Markets for the Global Markets Summer Internship interview???

rorror45

Hello, I have an upcoming interview with RBC Capital Markets for the Global Markets summer internship opportunity. Looks like the department consists for the following sub-groups: 1) Commodities & Futures 2) Debt Origination 3) Fixed Income & Currencies 4) Global Equity 5) Global Research and 6) G...

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Nonprofit Fundraising to Private Sector

costperdollarraised

First post here, so please forgive any true newbie questions I'm about to pose here. I have a BA in Social Sciences from a small LAC and did a year of law school at a T20 school before withdrawing (realized it wasn't the right time for me to do more education yet). I have been working in fundraisin...

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Oil and Gas Trader Development Programs

11heimbrockkr

I'm looking to make a career change. I currently work offshore as a subsea engineer but was interested in an oil and gas trader development program. I've seen them for Shell and BP and I'd like to get more info on the positions. What is the work schedule like? What are the work days like? What ...

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Is it ever too late to follow up?

pond scum

I go to a non-target state school and back in August/September I was emailing local boutiques in my area to find an internship for either the Fall or Spring (anytime really). I reached out to pretty much every boutique related to banking or PE in my area which is only around 10 firms. I only got 3 r...

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Transferring Offices After Summer Internship

Runepainter

Hi everyone, Assuming that I do well during my summer internship and receive a full time offer, how likely is it to transfer to the NY Office? My summer internship is at a regional office at a BB. Also, if anyone has any tips/suggestions for transferring, that would be greatly appreciated. ...

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Best way for an international to crack into IB in America

anon14

Best way for an international student doing an MSF to crack into IB in America? Any advice would go a long way. Thanks ...

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How to prepare for Capital Markets interviews?

theman

So I'm pretty set as far as the Ibanking interviews go, but have a phone interview coming up for a capital markets position. What technical stuff should I know? What are some good resources I should use to prepare, other than the vault guide? Any other insight into capital markets interviews is g...

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Career Choice: Real Estate vs Investment Banking

quatze01

Hey guys I am currently faced with a tough decision. I've always dreamt of a career in IB in London. But as you know, competition is quite fierce and I had little luck thusfar. Since my UG degree is unrelated to finance, I applied for a MSc in Finance at LSE and RSM. Unfortunately LSE rejected m...

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Final Round Summer Analyst Interview with Securities at Goldman Sachs

lseundergrad

Hi All, I have my final round interview with GS on Monday and I was just wondering if any of you could help me out with a few things: - Is there anything Goldman are pushing out from a brand/ culture perspective to the market at the moment? - I understand it is 3x 30 minute interviews with MDs, do...

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Career Switcher (Public to Private Sector): HELP! Any advice/leads?

coolconfusion

Coming from the public sector (federal government, 5+ yrs), non-quant role (legal/partnerships with private sector), interested in VC or global banking post MBA. How do I swing it/how do I make my resume work?...

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Job market in Canada for CFA Charterholders

priya_1990

Hey guys! I would soon be moving to Canada and was just wondering if anyone could shed some light on what the job market for CFA charterholders is like? I’ve got 2+ Equity Research experience in Asia and some experience in working at a corporate treasury. Ideally i would like to get in to a corpo...

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Capital Management Analyst

Jager

I am interested in a Capital Management Analyst role at a BB that is centered around risk weighting assets for the purpose of Basel III. Can anyone provide any insight on this role? From my understanding, it seems like they support the more glamorous forecasting / analysis roles within treasury. Is ...

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Any tricks to keep series 7/86/87 licenses?

notmytrollaccount

Anyone know any methods for keeping FINRA licenses? I've heard that if you are not employed by a FINRA firm for two years, your licenses expire and you would need to retake all of them. I'm working in a different industry at the moment, but would like to move back into equity research at some poin...

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What types of jobs would someone from a non-finance STEM undergrad be able to get?

berkeleygoogles

I am a junior Chemical Biology major/CS minor with a 3.5 GPA at a target school. I've taken upper division math, data science, and CS courses but nothing econ/business related. I might take Mathematical economics next semester. My original plan was to go to a PhD program but the job opportunities ...

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Interview questions for Treasury Analyst

km123

I have an interview for Treasury Sr Analyst position. What kind of questions can I expect based on the job description below? Essential Functions and Responsibilities • Manage and administer hedging platform and execute on hedging strategies, which primarily include FX, but also some commodity an...

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Reneging Offer Horror Stories?

worded

I'm an MBA at an M7 school and was given an offer by a company that I'm *really* not that excited about. It's a no-name company that doesn't recruit on campus but someone very high up is an alum. They only gave me a few weeks to accept the offer such that it will be impossible for me to get another ...

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Finance Vs. Ops at a BB IB firm vs. Corporate finance rotation at non- bank

afcpitt14

I am currently working as an operations sales assistant at a BB IB (MS) and I have recently received three job offers: Financial Controls Analyst (JPM) & Business Mgmt (PDP) rotation at Northrop Grumman & junior asset manager/ financial analyst Greystone Servicing Co. Strictly leaving pay out of i...

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Include external consultancy on resume?

[email protected]

First post here in a long time/ever - curious to see other people's opinions. Should I include non-employer consultancy/freelance work on my resume when applying for banking roles? The background to this is some modeling work I've been engaged on by former clients. I kept in touch with an FD of a ...

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Direct hire position or rotational program?

AMdreamer

I have two opportunities at a BB firm. Both are in a back office finance position but eventually I would like to move to a more client facing role. My question is would I be better off staying as a direct hire or going to a 2 year rotational program. I also like to mention I plan to finish the 3 lev...

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Morgan Stanley Client Service Associate

JayCob20

Hi Everyone! I'm new to the forum, but very interested in the financial services industry. I have applied to big firms like Morgan Stanley and UBS, and not been selected in the past(largely due to a lack of experience). I have worked at a nonprofit over the past year and a half doing assorted client...

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Leaving Audit after 6 months- too soon?

OttoReadmore

I've been working in Big 4 Audit for about 6 months now- and I can't stand it. I have no motivation at work because I'm extremely uninterested in being here. The pay is decent for entry level (fresh out of school), but the work isn't very interesting at all. Is it too soon to leave? My family and f...

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Cold emailing - how can I get them to look at stock pitch?

xxyx

I'm currently a sophomore at a target with a pretty average GPA (above 3.5 cutoff, but not great). I've been doing more formal/OCR recruiting over the past couple of weeks or so, mostly applying for Asset Management/hedge fund/investing related roles, but nothing has really panned out with the inter...

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Goldman Sachs Using "Robo-Recruiters"

HY.r.e.a.m

Recently came across this article discussing how GS is moving to a computer-based model for recruiting undergrads. Curious to get some opinions on what it means for applicants, especially people from non-traditional backgrounds. Not sure how resumes stand-out when your background is in no-name bran...

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Delayed Graduation but Pending Job Offer

Bigpossum93

Backstory: I recently found out from my University's Degree verification that I am in need of 3 semester hours of a Nonbusiness Elective to fully complete my finance degree. I therefore signed up for an accelerated 4 week course that will end July 28th and I will then meet all my requirements. How...

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WSO Networking Guide Testimonials?

secrethidden

The content on the WSO forum for the most part is very helpful but I was wondering if the WSO networking guide has anything else to offer? Or will it just be a repeat of what people are posting on the forum. ...

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Interview Carousel - How many is too many?

low_key

Hey all, I have recently been interviewing for a publicly traded company in their corporate finance division. At first I had 4 interviews in one division. Thinking I was going to get the job, I was given a call by HR to interview for another position in another division within Corp Fin while still ...

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HSBC Graduate Programme

Eminis

Has anyone ever went through the HSBC Graduate Programme process? I applied to the CMB Graduate Programme I believe it was called and get a new email each day with a reasoning test attached to it. There's never really much "what to expect from here" other than "you have now completed your xyz reason...

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Has anyone ever asked for an Office Visit/Tour?

vegankid

I recently had an informational phone interview with an Associate from a BB in NYC. I was connected to the Associate through a Women's diversity event. The conversation went well. I live in CA but will fly to NYC for the holidays. Do you think it is worth to ask for an office visit/tour? I am an MB...

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Vault Guide to Leveraged Finance / Interview Help

OhHi

Hi All, I have an upcoming interview in Leveraged Finance / Acquisition Finance and I am not particulary familiar with the field. Can anyone here help me out and send me the vault guide to leveraged finance? Also, do you guys have any further interview preparation tips? Any help would be much ap...

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