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Comparative Advantage of Major Investment BanksWith regards to interview questions that seek to gauge the interviewee's knowledge of the firm he's applied at, what are the major differences between the top 8 or 10 investment banks in the US? I looked at the league tables on Financial Times and it looks like MS is strong in M&A, BAML is strong i...
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l.a. opportunities for entry levelReally looking for some perspectives on the greater l.a.'s entry level or interns of Equity Research or related field. Compared with the big apple, what l.a. can offer is a) a lot less b)slightly less?? My career path has been delayed due to my immigration status but now i have some confidence to ta...
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Masters graduate looking for career adviceHello, This is my first forum post on WSO. I'm just hoping for a little guidance on what my job expectations should be entering a financial hub such as London. While I haven't got a specific role in mind I would ideally like to work in a role that is: - Quantitative and analytical - "forwards" look...
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Recent grad ->> New York for finance. No job lined upHey guys, I'm new to this forum and would like some recommendations on my upcoming move to NYC. I read a few older threads on similar topics and got an idea of the difficult situation I'm in considering I graduated from a non-target (UCSB, to be specific). Any comments, recommendations, and insights...
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Investment Banking Intern Background Check- Help!!!!!I'm still a freshman in college, but a few weeks ago I did something stupid. I walked into a store, and took two sips of alcohol, was caught, and since I'm underage, got hit with underage consumption and an M1 petty theft. However, after talking with my lawyer, he got it down to me pleading to an M4...
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JP. Morgan DivisionHi, what are the best JP. Morgan divisions to go into? Also what are the easiest ones? Which ones are the hardiest? ...
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Global Bank vs BPDeletedddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddd...
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Getting into Banking/Consulting (Weak Quant Background)Good Morning Everyone, I'm a grad student at a Ivy League level school doing a Master's in International Relations. My school is highly regarded in the banking and consulting sectors and is a prime hunting ground for their recruiting efforts. However, I have a weak quant background which I fear w...
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6 Things to Consider Before Accepting an International Work AssignmentAs a bit of background, I’m now 10 months into a long-term assignment abroad with my US bank’s local office in Brazil. While there have been plenty of highs (just got back from a beach weekend on the island of Ilhabela pictured here), there have been some unexpected hurdles and obstacles during ...
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Global Credit Rating Agency ---> Backdoor to High FinanceThesis: For those unable to break directly into high finance, starting at a one of the "Big 3" (S&P, Moody's, Fitch) is a great entry-level job, in which you can position yourself for a bright future. Overview: *Entry-level analysts may only make about $70k (1st year all-in), but work about 45-hour...
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How do I become a CEO?I'm currently a college junior studying Finance and Marketing. I'll be going into Investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch next summer hopefully in Mergers & Acquisitions or Consumer & Retail. My ultimate career goal is to become CEO or CFO of a major fashion company like Burberry, my que...
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Leave Unpaid InternshipI just started an unpaid internship. Initially, I didn't really care that it would not be paid as I thought it would be a valuable learning experience plus it would look great on my resume( Investment Banking). I was told in the interview that I would learn a lot, and would not do any of the things ...
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BB SA Background check - could not reach to supervisor I got an SA internship offer from one of the BBs and is currently going through background check process. However, the company wants me to list my past 5 years of working experience. I did a research during my high school time in a university in my hometown. Right now, I could not get in contact wit...
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Switching From Science to Business, what to do?Hi I've been a premed my entire undergrad career and I am now a senior. I know its very late but I've just begun doubting if I really want to go to medical school and be a doctor. I'm a biology major with a 3.45 GPA from a top 40 university nationally and was wondering if I had any chance of switchi...
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Investment consultancy graduate advice !Hi guys, Was just wondering if anyone has any opinions on Investment Consultancy Firms. I’m in the interview process for graduate level role with PWC, Tower Willis Watson , Aon and a few others. My other route is to go into asset management, and am also interviewing with a few firms but I fee...
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Forget to Update OPT (10 Days Rule)Hi all, I forgot to update my employment status on my school's OPT update website. The rule says that I have to let the school know within 10 days of any changes regarding my employment status. I have been swamped with so many stuffs that I simply forgot to do that. What should I do now? How will ...
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Networking Help/TipsIn short, Connections led me to getting the HR departments personal phone #, and mom knows president of bank very well. How do I go about this process to land an internship, and hopefully a job in the future? I don’t want to screw up this opportunity. I plan on calling the HR # in a few days, as s...
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PwC Corporate Finance QuestionsI was wondering if anyone could provide some information on PwC and their corporate finance group. Any information you could provide on any of the offices, the types of interviews, interview questions (how technical), work-life balance comp would be greatly appreciated. Have an interview coming up...
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no summer internship. what to do?Hi everyone, I am enrolled in a 2 year master program at a target school in continental Europe ( 1ST YEAR). I have good grades but no work experience. I have not been able to get a summer internship for next summer in London. For several reasons, I would like to work in London. And, my target div...
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NY or Denver for Big 4 AdvisoryHey guys, I'm a junior accounting major and this upcoming semester is the major recruiting cycle for internship offers (90% of which lead to FT offers). All of the firms ask for your top two locations of preference and expect that the office you intern at will be the place you continue onto full ti...
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BB is still silent one week after superday - hopeless?Hey guys, I had a superday with a smaller group at a BB last week and I haven't heard anything since then other than some brief responses to follow up emails. Am I screwed or could they still be making decisions? Not really sure what could be holding them up because only about 20 people interviewed ...
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After MM Superday - Follow up with HR?Hi all, I had a superday with a team in a large MM bank last week. I thought it went relatively well, though there were a few red flags throughout (i.e - a couple of the interviewers seemed engrossed in their blackberries, one had to leave for like 10 minutes right in the middle of our discussion, ...
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When to follow up with a recruiter after a superday?Hi all, I had my superday a week ago for an accelerated 2018 summer analyst role at GS. I was told by a recruiter that I'd hear back within a week at the latest. So far I've heard nothing. I know it's only been a week, but I've heard of people finding out within a day or two for certain divisions. ...
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Middle Market Associate InterviewHi Folks, I was contacted by a great recruiter who I had worked with last year to fill a middle market banker associate position. The bank that is one of the top 3 banks in the world, and this position is in my market where the bank is having problems moving current employees. The job was poste...
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How Do You Stand Out in Large Networking Events?I have been selected to go to a few conferences in the next month, with about 200 other students in each conference. There is going to be a networking session after the conferences, and I am sure that the other 200 students will all be eager to leave a lasting impression. How do you build a success...
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No SAT Scores?How relevant are SAT scores post-IB when pursuing avenues such as PE? I went to high-school in Australia and am studying my degree in Australia. We use what is called an 'Australian Tertiary Admission Rank' where everybody is (albeit poorly) fit on a bell-curve. Curious as to what I would ever say ...
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Bond Market and Fixed Income Job MarketJust wanted to gather you guys' opinion as it pertains to the current state of the bond market trend (higher yields/bond market selloff) and future job market within the fixed income investment management industry in the next 2 to 15 years from now. Background: prospective MBA student aspiring to j...
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Public urination first time offense in Virginia already accepted offerDuring mid-September, I met with recruiter of small PE fund in NC during career fair. Two days later, I get a public urination charge in VA where I go to school (lowest level misdemeanor equivalent to being drunk in public, NOT on sex offender registry - just a bad Friday night) 1 month later = su...
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GS Risk Strats vs MS PWMTrying to choose between Goldman Risk Strats in SLC and Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management in New York. They’re for summer internships, so which would allow me to learn more about finance (i have no finance background), and which would look better for full time recruiting later? How much doe...
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I'm overwhelmed and want to my quit new accounting internshipI signed on expecting simple accounting intern work like posting invoices, journal entries, reconciling statements but ended up finding out that their payables are a mess, they have no idea how much they owe vs how much is owed them. I have to ask for statements from vendors, reconcile statements, t...
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Career Advice - Corporate Banking vs Oil TradingHow do I delete a post?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????...
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Cold Email Template for InternshipHey Everybody, I still don't have a summer internship for Summer 2018, and I was just wondering if someone could provide me with a template for a cold email to send to potential employers for this Summer. I know it's risky to talk about seeking an internship in your FIRST email, but I really don't ...
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Career Advice: Corporate Banking or Oil Major TradingHow do I delete a post?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????...
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How to network when you have a job?How do you go about networking when you already have a job (and are content in your current seat)? Besides for attending events. If by cold outreach, how do you position your messages? Thanks!...
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JPMorgan CADP in Delaware - Summer Internship/Program Rotation PlacementI've accepted an offer for the CADP internship in Delaware. I'm wondering if anyone else has gone through or otherwise has experience with the position, and can help me get an idea of what I should expect in terms of rotation placement. I reached out to the recruiter/main contact for the position ...
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How would you answer this question?I got asked a question yesterday during an FLDP phone interview, it was "What are your strengths/weaknesses in terms of finance or accounting?" I was prepared for general strengths and weaknesses questions but was really thrown off by the in terms of finance or accounting part. What would be a good...
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How to quit an internship I dread?So I am currently a senior at college and going to graduate in December (2017). I am a finance major and have interned at a top 3 investment bank this past summer. To gain some additional knowledge, I decided to get another internship in fall in my last semester. I received an offer from a healthcar...
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Capital Markets Analyst or Associate?I'm a recent MBA graduate working as a wealth management associate. I'm considering moving into a capital markets group: Corporate Banking, Syndications or Debt Capital Markets. However, I am unsure if I can move into an associate position without any direct experience. I had a 3.8 GPA in my MBA and...
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Tobin and Company Has anyone had interviews or heard anything yet? If anyone has any additional insight on the firm that would be great. ...
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Masters DegreeHello All, Under what circumstances is it a good idea to pursue a Masters in Financial Engineering? I am a Junior at the University of Michigan studying math with a concentration in finance, and I plan on working in asset management (I'd like to work at a large, quant hedge fund), and I was wonderi...
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How to leverage an offer from a direct competitor if I found out I am a valued team member when I resigned?Hey everyone, After I told my boss I want to leave in a month's time, he was extremely dissappointed - it turns out I was considered a valuable team member and not as easily replaceable as I had thought (imposter syndrome). He did not want me to hand in a resignation, based on advice on WSO I did n...
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Has anyone actually cold-emailed a senior executive at a bank, and was there any response?Obvious things like "you're probably not getting a response" aside, has anyone actually cold-emailed a senior person at a well-known investment bank, or even gotten a response? I'm talking like C-Suite or Division Head, and without previously knowing them. Of course these people have much more impor...
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How Long Should You Stay in Your First Job?Hello WSO Readers, Just wondering what is the minimum amount of time you should stay at your first entry level job before looking for other jobs? I don't want to quit my first entry level job and have other recruiters thinking I'm job-hopping. Is 1-2 years the usual guideline to stay before moving...
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Goldman Sachs Strats abnormally slow?So I currently work in "tech" in SF but want to try out quant finance, and have been interviewing with GS strats. The weird thing is that I was told by someone I know at GS (on a different strats team though) that usually they are supposed to give feedback within 1 week, and yes/no within 2 business...
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Landing a position in a new cityFirst a little background: I'm a Marine who did the whole Reserves and College (NC) simultaneously after High School and ended up graduating in 2016 with a BA in Poli-Sci. Moved to FL right after for family/job and took a BO position with a firm to get into the industry and I've been here since (~...
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Best Job Recruiter sitesHello all, What are the recommended AM and finance recruitment firms/sites nationally? `My job search is primarily in North Carolina and New York City ...
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Internship for Rising College FreshmanI'm currently a high school senior looking for a summer internship; however, I've been dual enrolled at Boston University over the past two years. Relevant coursework includes Python, Java, Multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Applied Statistics, Number Theory, Physics, a...
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Accepted a job offer but..I kind of regret it now. I went through recruiting season and came out with three job offers, none of which were ideal. Due to deadlines imposed, I made a decision and rejected the other two. I immediately felt some buyer's remorse but figured it would go away shortly. However, almost three month...
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Int. Students Beware of new H1B rulesInternational Students - beware of USCIS RFEs on lottery selected H1Bs and outright rejections because your job is not specialized enough. We can all agree that some Indian IT Firms were abusing H1Bs on a large scale, and some enforcement was long overdue - but the pendulum has swung in the other di...
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Careers for H1B in the age of TrumpAll, Want some advice. With the new restrictions on H1B (and more coming), how are you planning your careers? My simple transfer to another employer was just rejected. I am now wondering if MBA makes sense? or if its best to just move and start from scratch somewhere else? ...
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Consultant hoping to transition to family office?2 years of experience at a second tier management consulting firm right out of college. I believe I would like to work for a family office some day. What would be the best path to doing so. Alternatives to business school/MBA appreciated....
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What do I need to do? Overqualified, overeducated, with tons of Sales experience...No job. Help!!!!Hello, I started 20 years ago in the retail brokerage space, went institutional asset management sales, for Fortune 50 (Think a large Rock) and Fortune 25 (rhymes with Pells Pargo). I completed my CIMA at Wharton, so it is not like I am intellectually challenged. I once applied for a position and th...
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Lying about GPA 2.9-> 3.2On my resume, I typically leave my GPA off. On sites I usually enter 3.3 or 3.2 Recently I networked with a fellow at an investment bank, he asked for my GPA and I provided it I added, .3 to it. Making it a 3.2, Am I fucked? Best way to play it off, if anything were to happen? Another fir...
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Career Advice - Graduate in May & PE internship this springHi guys, I could use some career advice. First a little background, I'm a senior finance major at a non-target small liberal arts college. The business school itself has a very good program and students have been very successful landing internships at FT offers at BB. Currently, I have a 3.0 gpa (I...
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Never Give UpOne of my buddies from forestry school always wanted to get into finance. After we graduated, he got an MBA at a target school. He was rejected from BB IB roles idk why when he had a 3.8 GPA. He instead found a high paying job selling insurance in the mid west. If any of you ever face rejection, you...
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High school freshman advice and opportunities. Hello. I'm an incoming high school freshman (Yes I know I'm a young kid) and I wad curious to see what IB or finance internship opportunities You could get in high school. (PS. I live in Houston so lots of big firms are near me including Merrill and JPMorgan)...
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How hard is it for an Indonesian to get a job as an auditor in UK?Here's the underlying situation: - I am an Indonesian - I studied Accounting at local university - Currently an Auditor at big 4 with 1 years working experience - Planning to take Masters in Finance at UK (Newcastle or Manchester) Do you think I have a lot of chance getting into Big 4 Auditor Roles ...
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Moving from the Big Apple to a TBA city in North CarolinaHey yall, I have been in the Big Apple for 2 years post completion of my undergraduate degree and its time to find a cheap cost of living!!!!! With 2 years of rotational finance experience(project management and financial analysis) im seeking an investment analyst role(sitting for CFA level 1 in De...
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2018 Barclaycard International Summer AnalystDoes anyone have any experience working (specifically interning) with Barclaycard International? The [job posting on the Barclays website](https://joinus.barclays/emea/internships/barclaycard-international-summer-analyst/) is somewhat vague regarding what types of responsibilities SAs have and what ...
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Breaking into South AfricaHi, I'm a south African (and British) national who has lived in the UK since 2 years old. I'm currently in my first year at Cambridge University and am interested in working in finance in the future. I really want to go back to live in South Africa at some point so will hopefully apply for summer i...
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The best option?Hi everybody I'll go straight to what I've got to offer and see if anybody can give me some advices. Firstly, I'm located at Taiwan, which is basically a land of despair when talking about ibanking. Especially without a degree with 4.0+ gpa ( in fact gpa is really the thing that tightens my nerves,...
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Emailing interviewers after being rejectedI interviewed for a position last week with two VPs. I thought it went extremely well and they were even looking for two Analysts. Unfortunately, I got a automated rejection email this morning from HR thanking me for interviewing and they are moving on with other candidates. I really want to know wh...
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CV review (please) for EuropeHello everyone, I would like to have some feedback on my resume. Thank you for your help and your time. PS : I am currently in a gap year between my bachelor and my master degree ...
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Talk to current or ex professionals in the industryTry the Konneyo network to get advice and interview coaching from professionals in investment banking, private equity, consulting, technology, and operations who are willing to volunteer their time to coach you through interviews and job applications Konneyo is a peer-to-peer knowledge sharing plat...
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College Senior Seeking Advice Getting a JOBHello guys! I'm a senior at a liberal arts college. I had an internship last summer at a BB but did not like it. Now I have only several months left before I graduate. Interested in going to the buy-side, like asset management. Seeking good advice on getting my foot in the door somewhere. Thank you!...
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Expected Time to Start at the BankHey, I was wondering, after the interviews and offer, what is a reasonable period of time the bank expects that you start working? Since I am currently at a boutique executing live deals, will the bank provide a couple of weeks so I can talk to my bosses, bureocracy issues, etc. or am I expected to...
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Dismissal or resignation - FCA registerI'm under 30 and I've been at my current job for 3 years. I had a chat with the CEO a few days ago and he dismissed me. I'm registered with the FCA (CF30) and I'm getting calls from the COO that he has to notify the FCA before the last working day of my departure (it's my understanding that you have...
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How good is this Credit Analyst role? What will the exit ops be?Here's the job posting - any advice is appreciated! The taxable bond credit analyst will support the Fixed Income analytical team. Participates with senior analysts in data collection statistical studies, and studies of industry groups or individual fixed income securities, and in conducting quan...
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Jobs in Toronto for Freshmen???I am currently a freshman at a Canadian university (in Ontario) studying commerce. For the past few weeks, I have been looking for summer internships in banking and accounting firms (something math heavy) in Toronto, but it seems that the majority of positions require you to be a 2nd or 3rd year, wi...
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Canada to US Immigration - Non-Finance Job to Get Permanent Residence?Assuming you haven't read my first post, I am a Canadian in my final year of undergrad, at a Canadian school, and I am hoping to move to the US ASAP after I graduate. Taking this into consideration, I am curious what your thoughts are on taking a non-finance related job in the US, and working there ...
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Accepted offer for internship, too early to network for FT? (c/o 2019)Through some solid networking I was able to land an internship with a major financial institution's asset management program for this summer. I'm doing alternative fund research for the firm's institutions, endowments, and multi-family office asset management business. It is essentially working on m...
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Can you switch industries with an MBA easily?If I go for an MBA, my best route is to get into med/pharma sales for some years and then go for that. But I don't know if I will always want to stay in that industry. I would still like to manage and be in a leading role in making a business run, but not necessarily in the health industry. Will ...
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Private Equity Internship Interview ProcessI am a junior at a non-target. I have a few phone calls set up with MM PE firms as well as one in-person meeting that I got through a connection. What can I be expecting from these conversations? Do phone calls usually get technical or do they tend to hover in the more industry/personal related are...
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Commercial banking at SME bank or tax consulting at big 4?I've been working in transfer pricing at KPMG for a year and have recently been offered a grad role at St George (a business bank in Australia which focuses on small to medium businesses). My ultimate goal is to work in investment banking but I'm unsure which path will be more lucrative and where I...
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Looking for Perspectives on UnemploymentHi All, This may be a downer. I've been at a VC fund for the last 2.5 years and was promoted to associate earlier this year. My VC fund announced that they would be shutting down around a month ago. Since then I've gotten interviewed and dinged by McKinsey (second round / quant errors) and BCG (fin...
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Investor Relations firm to Equity Research fieldI've got an offer regarding investor relations (IR). The company offering this role is an IR firm. I am interested in equity research. May I know what is the exit opportunity for this role? Is it possible for me to become PE analyst, HF analyst or IBD analyst? Thanks!...
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VC in San Fran - Roommate NeededKonichiwa Are you looking for the most kick-ass roommate that ever lived? If so, look no further. You found him! I’m a 25-year-old professional BB associate with experience at a bad-ass firm in New York City. That’s right! What you know about experience? I graduated from UT and moved to NYC at ...
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Societe Generale Background CheckSo I recently accepted an offer from Societe Generale with a GPA at the time of 3.52. After a very bad semester, my GPA has gone down to a 3.33 and is below the minimum GPA of 3.4 that was stated on the offer letter. Does anybody know if the firm will find out about this and actually rescind my offe...
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I NEED HELP!!!Hi everyone, so I am a sophomore at Michigan State and I have a 3.75 GPA and I still haven't even applied for any internships for this summer yet. Does anyone have any advice on how I should go about this? I don't have any experience in finance other than a personal account and being a property man...
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Disclosing disabilityHi all, Long time lurker in need of some advice. I have a disability that does not impact my job performance or require any accommodations. Am I better off not disclosing it on full time applications or should I disclose it? I've heard a mix of "if you don't think you need accommodations, don't dis...
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Does your Series 7 score matter?Does your Series 7 score matter? (as long as you passed) Is it douchey to put on a resume? Do interviewers ever ask ?...
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Going back to college; best way to position myself for IBD recruitmentOutside of US. Always been an "almost, not quite" candidate: -Went to a target; -Solid but not exceptional GPA (just shy of a 3.7 in the US system); -Two finance internships: one at a derivatives broker, the other as a commodity trader at a utility. When going for IB roles, both internships and ...
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Role cancelled after final round - next steps?I was rejected six weeks after a final round interview. I did some digging and it seems like the team was not able to recruit and had to put the role on hold for the time being. The MD who interviewed me reached to say that he'll be in touch if there are any future roles and I should get in touch i...
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IB with an English degree? I've just graduated with a 2:1 (GPA 3.5?) in English Literature from a top 5 University in the UK. I've completed internships at three of the four magic circle law firms, as well as two American ones. Despite being offered a training contract at two firms, I don't really want to go into law for a nu...
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How to leverage diversity?Hello! I am currently interested in Diversity programs that some banks and companies may offer. I'm not sure if I will get a lot of Flak for this but unfortunately I did not do as well as I could in College and my GPA is a 3.1. My mother is from Morocco and my dad is american, I am just unsure how...
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Audit Associate at PwC wanting to break into IBHi guys. I'm relatively new to this forum so bare with my lack of knowledge. So, currently working for PwC as an Audit Associate. The office is in an Eastern European country. As you can probably guess, M&A deals are really slim in this part of the world. Obviously it's a bit early to be thinking bo...
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How can I add more Personality into my Cover Letter?Recently, I read an article which emphasized the importance of having your personality come through your cover letter. While having too much personality might lead to some memorable, and depending on the taste, effective, cover letters (see the hilarious cover letter attached), I was wondering how c...
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Career Help to become Financial/ Research AnalystHi, I just started working in real estate portfolio management for a large firm as an analyst. By portfolio management I am beginning to realize it entails loan database management, basic reporting, and sending emails to collect data about a loan. I have a undergrad in Econ and statistics and am cur...
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Need help : computer science vs IBD ? Hello everyone, I am currently intern in a M&A boutique in Paris and I can't really figured out if I am happy with that type of job. Actually, I was not interested in finance at all before I get into college, I always wanted to be an entrepreneur (still now) but I was planning to work in IDB for 2 ...
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How to Network for NY from Texas?I was just interested in how some of y'all have gone about networking with people in NYC from Texas (or similarly distant places)? Obviously E-Mail, LinkedIn, etc. can be done from anywhere, but seems like there are a lot of in -person meetups typically involved as well. Do you just miss those or wa...
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Studied abroad, couldn't apply, but need summer internshipSo I was abroad both this last summer and this fall. I tried applying to some consulting and finance positions, and got first round and a couple but couldn't follow through due to limited internet access or the fact that I was abroad. I really need an internship this summer, ideally in consulting or...
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Mortgage Lending vs Commercial Insurance UnderwriterHello, This is my second post here and I was curious to gain advice from others here at WSO. I understand it is the holidays time, so responses may take time to come. Since I am recent graduate, I am having trouble find a position for about 7 months now, I saw that there were licenses which seemed...
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Interviews Out of StateI have now moved on to looking for out of state employment since my last ordeal. I finally got a call late last week and went for the interview on Tuesday (it was with a small boutique firm about 5 hours away). I decided to stay at a small, pay-by-hour truck stop motel just off the interstate hoping...
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Pinpoint Partners HeadHuntersDoes anyone know anything about Pinpoint Partners? They're headhunters based in the UK. Anyone with any stories of using them or success? Pinpoint Partners Experiences and Reviews Our users across the board have had bad experiences with this headhunting firm. Our users claim that they send spammin...
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Family Owned Business Worker to Career SwitchHello All, I'm an currently an employee at my family's business and enrolled in a part time MBA program. I choose part time to keep a steady income and the business is a growth stage. With my MBA I'm I want to make a career switch into finance or management consulting, I-banking is out the window...
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Where is my best opportunity? Exit Ops? Well here’s my situation: Internship experience at a small shop accounting and finance basically FPA. I’ll graduate in 2018 a 3.1 GPA from a non target and I am pursuing a CFA designation; awaiting level 1 results. FPA offer F500 (F100), FI ops offer $300B shop, and hoping for an SBA credit...
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JPM Chief Investment Office Internship QuestionI saw a listing on my school's job boards for a Global Portfolio Strategy Intern at JPM's Chief Investment Office. It's open to MSc and PhDs in quantitative subjects. Responsibilities include analyzing assets and liabilities of the portfolio, understanding regulatory changes, and evaluating market r...
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How NOT to NetworkFollowing up after an info session is great, especially if you actually took some positive information from it.... However, there is a new email circulating Wall Street that may not dethrone the "Barclays Welcome to the Jungle" one from a few years back but.... here is some examples of exactly how...
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Senior Analyst offer from a 3G portfolio company.Would you guys take it? Current Situation: - Finance Rotational program making 60K with 5% bonus target - Will be promoted to senior analyst in June 2018 making 75K with 10% bonus target - 7% 401k match - 26 days PTO - Pays for CFA Offer: - Senior Analyst making 85k - 25% bonus target - 18 days PT...

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