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Applying IBD FT directly in the US?I am about to start my MSF degree in mid-July. Currently, I am reaching out to as many alum as possible and I am thinking about applying to IBD position directly for 2019 summer intake. Given that almost all FT offers are given to interns, I feel like it's very hard to land an offer. Are there any ...
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How does a working class teen headed to a target undergrad get into IBD?I hate being poor. I want to make a lot of money. I got lucky getting into a target college, now what? Maybe I'm scrappy, but I can't compete academically with hyper-aggressive kids from Stuyvesant, Exeter, and other $30K-60K year prep/boarding schools, so what am I supposed to do? I'm fairly outgoi...
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Going into interviews with a BB with a boutique offerHello, I am in kind of a unique situation. I accepted an offer with a boutique 1 month ago due to not having anything lined up. My previous internship i worked in the MO at a bb and networked like crazy with the FO people in the firm and expressed my interest clearly. I just received an email from ...
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Healthcare / Biotech Venture Capital?Curious about what kind of candidates healthcare and biotech-focused VCs look for. It seems like many partners have a Ph.D or an MBA - how necessary is that? I’m certainly aware there isn’t just one path. For context, I am a graduating senior and deciding between three offers in MBB consulting...
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Switching IndustryHey Monkey, Flying Monday-Thursday and pasting together last minute pitches isn't cutting it for me. I am looking to make the leap from consulting to real estate finance / private equity. I am currently working in a RE coverage group at my firm, but without any actual exposure to the asset itself....
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How To Get A Job On Wall Street (When You Don't Know Anybody)Hey monkeys, I'm on a plane from CLT to PHX, and I have wifi, and I'm not in the mood to work on my book. I like giving you guys some of my more thoughtful newsletter articles every once in a while, but I've never directly contributed to the forum. I have a few hours to kill, so I wanted to share ...
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Skipping current internship for another superday??I'm currently in a sophomore BB SA program, but hoping to switch to a different BB next summer. I've secured a superday, however, it's during the week, so I would have to miss a few hours in the morning and come in late to my current internship. How can I get away with this? What excuses are reaso...
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Starting Date of Linkedin and Indeed Job PostingsI am starting my MSc in the UK in sep. I have been told to start applying for jobs around october to start september 2019. However, when looking at job posts on LinkedIn and Indeed, I can't find any starting dates. How do I know which jobs start 9-10 months after I apply? I assumed most job posts we...
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When a headhunter asks if I’m currently in the process, do I tell them with which fund?Meeting with HH tomorrow but have a first round lined up. When they ask if I’m in the process, I won’t lie, but should I decline to tell them with which fund and with which HH I worked through?...
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Hello. Incoming Sophomore at a non-target University Student aspiring to be in S&T or anything on Wall Street. I was just accepted into a prestigious WS program at my school. Right now (summer), I am cold calling WM firms for internships during the upcoming fall semester. Is there anything I could/should be doing? Also, is there an app for this webs...
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When to apply for internships?Hey everyone! I'm from France, and would like to apply for a 6-months internship in investment banking. I know there are certain dates of when to apply, but I don't know them exactly. I'm aiming at big banks that have specific dates I believe (Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and so on) Could you gi...
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HF -> IBHello All, I’m currently a rising junior and I am doing a HF internship this summer. I’m not quite sure how to spin it in my story to link it to IB. Any thoughts?...
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Only Internship I Got Was in Financial AdvisingRecently got a gig as an Operations Intern for a small financial planning/wealth advising firm, but long term goal is to either go into Asset Management/Valuation. What can I do to make the most out of this internship and learn more about Asset Management/Valuation? Is there anything specific I sho...
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I feel like my career is dead. What can I do?I have the following: BCom, Finance 3.4 GPA CFA FRM 2 years of Pipeline Project Analyst (excel monkey) 3 years of Commercial Banking ~$5MM in credit writing and relationship management. General desk. 1 year of ...
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Recruiting with other companies during internshipHi guys, I am currently a little under halfway through an internship at a Big 3 credit agency, and I am realizing that I am not super interested in rating bonds for the next few years. How inappropriate would it be to start reaching out to companies and managers now to try to set up informational ...
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Pre Experience and lack of experience. Advice on where to begin? Hi everyone! So I'm pre experience looking for advice on where to begin. For some background I graduated college with a degree in Biology. I went to medical school and hated it. My grades where about average for the class but I made a mistake going into medicine for all the wrong reasons. It's been ...
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How does your experience in your school’s student managed fund help in job hunting?Most b-schools have student managed funds. Were/are you involved? Does that help you land an internship, an interview, or a job offer? Could you please include some information about your fund, such as: 1. Equity/ fixed income, with/out derivatives 2. AUM 3. Performance relative to your benchm...
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High Yield (Credit Analysis) Interviews / Case StudiesHi, I was just wondering what questions are typically asked during interviews for high yield (credit analysis) positions? Also, what types of case studies are given during these interviews? My background consists of investment banking and three years at a buyout firm, working mostly on LBOs and PI...
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Sales salary rangeWhat is the Sales hierarchy and salary range? BB & boutique (100bln$), hedge funds/AMs. Obviously eat what you kill, but was wondering more specifically what could be my expectations....
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is there any new finance interview guides one can buy online I will be starting my second year in the fall and wanted to read about the type of questions that are usually asked in finance interviews ( corporate finance in particular ) but the current ones I've seen are are about 10 years old, I was wondering if anyone could give me suggestions on recent inter...
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SpecialistI work as a fixed income Operations specialist and I am looking to break into the asset management industry...
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Private Equity Vs. Wealth Management InternshipWSO, I just finished my sophomore year of college and I have internship offers from boutique PE and WM firms for this summer. My ultimate goal is to get a IB internship after my junior year so I am wondering which option would look best on my resume and give me the most relevant experience/give me...
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MS Bank Resource Management Questions What is this and how different is it from an IB summer analyst role? Secondly, what is the pay rate for interns in this group ...
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UPenn (non wharton) vs. DartmouthTrying to decide where to ED. I'm interested in Econ/CS ---> finance/tech. I realize Wharton would be the best choice job potential wise, but I didn't enjoy the cut-throat culture I felt there when I visited. Thoughts? ...
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should I put 2 part time summer jobs on my resume?hello im a incoming sophomore at a non target and the only working experience I have is that I worked at a restaurant as a busboy and dishwasher. I was wondering if it's recommended to put 2 restaurant part time jobs on resume? it's the only experience I have....
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Pre graduation preparationI am graduating December of this year with a bachelors of science in economics. While I know taking ang exams or certifications won’t help me massively, I was still planning on taking either the series 66, or CFA level 1 prior to graduation to slightly boost my resume. I realize the cfa level 1 is...
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I Quit My College Finance Club -- Still Put it on Resume? Last year I joined the Finance Club at my college, but quit after the first semester (I had a conflict with the weekly meetings, and -- quite frankly -- the club was pretty dull and lame.) My question is, should I keep my involvement in the club on my resume? Technically, I was a member of the c...
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How do I avoid toxic alumni?Non-US guy here, so I guess there's no need for a throwaway to ask this question. TL;DR: How do I graciously avoid shitty alumni? One of our small target school alumni (in U.S. terms, think an Amherst-sized Columbia) in a Tier 2 (former banker) is a douche with small substance. He comes to networ...
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Getting a CFA while doing my MBAHi, I'm starting my full time 2 year MBA program ( not a target school) this coming August and was considering studying for my CFA at the same time. My end goal is to get a job in Private Equity in NYC. My undergrad degree is in finance with a good GPA I have three years of corporate finance exp...
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Leadership Development & Rotational Program listhttps://www.careereducation.columbia.edu/resources/leadership-development-rotational-programs Just thought I would post this link seeing as I spent a decent amount of time trying to find something like it. Hope it makes someone's life easier....
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Please offer me some adviceI'm a senior at a non-target university with a sub 3.5 GPA. I never held a job in my life nor do I have any internships. I haven't networked at all either. My exposure to finance is limited to schoolwork. What should I put on my resume for an internship? At the moment all that it has on it is educa...
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Qualifications relevant to gaining a Junior Trader position at a Prop firmI did an online trading course (institute of trading) and this is going to be my career path. This is my tribe! I have a law degree . How would you suggest I work on my cv - obvs I Have my own trading account. And I am doing a one year graduate diploma in Economics. Is there anything else - aca...
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MIT Engineer looking for a Career ChangeHey guys, this is my first time stumbling across this site so please excuse if this is in the wrong forum or anything of that nature. I graduated from MIT last year with a BS in Computer Science and wasn't sure what I wanted to do, but all of my past internships have been in software engineering, so...
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Attorney Career SwitchI'm a 31 year old tax attorney currently at an in-house position and want to switch careers to PWM. I've had plenty of experience meeting with clients and think I could succeed in PWM. I think I've made some great relationships up until now in my career and think I could leverage them for accounts...
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I don't know what to do. Help please...I graduated from college early this year with no notable internships and leadership experiences. (major in finance with 3.5 cumulative GPA). I got lucky enough to work under a broker in commercial real estate brokerage firm, but I have realized that I don't want to be a broker for the rest of my lif...
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Interview Question: "Prove to me that you are smart"This is an actual question I got and completely f'd up the answer... How would you go about answering this question? It seems like a lose lose scenario. If you answer it seriously, by explaining your high GPA/relevant experience then its a really boring answer and you might even come off as really...
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Can I get into Sales side of S&T with State School GPA of 3.0Will my odds improve if I get the CFA and earn a high GPA at a top MBA or MSF program? Or should I just give up and consider Commercial or Corporate Banking?...
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What should I do at this point?I'm going into my junior year at TCU and have had no internship or experience. I was supposed to have an internship this summer doing wealth management in Beverly Hills, but because of budgeting issues they were no longer able to afford another intern. I have an interest in investment banking, but w...
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Goldman Sachs Application Status “ Interview”Insight on what each status mean. I submitted and was “applied” then was “under review”. I was contacted for phone screen. Say the date change but same status. Was contacted for setting a second call and had same status but another date Change. Then had a second call. The day of the second ...
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Silicon Valley Bank Associate Development Program Does anyone know anything about Silicon Valley Bank's associate development program? What are the exit opps? Start-ups, tech companies, VC, and etc? I couldn't find anything on here about it. Thanks ...
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Wharton Sophomores Begin Recruiting for Summer 2068 Retirement Home PositionsHahahahahahahahaha http://www.thedp.com/blog/under-the-button/2018/03/wharton-sophomores-begin-summer-2068-retirement-home-recruitment...
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Best advice for Freshman Summer work experience?So, I originally had a internship lined up with Large Boutique bank due to a close connection with my father. That unfortunately recently fell through due to a hiring freeze from previous legal issues. Anyway, my plans fell through and I need to pivot. I’ve tapped into various family and fraternit...
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Company Email Addresses GuideHey fellow monkeys, It seems like we get posts every month about the email address of certain banks. I decided to make a list of all the banks/hedge funds/prop shops. standard company email format database While this offers the standard email format for all the below listed banks - it is import...
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What to do as a rising senior at a non-target with no IB experienceI have 3.9 GPA from a non-target (large state school) and plan to graduate in December (1 semester ahead of typical schedule). I interned at a F500 as a junior and worked at a bank for 2 years prior to that. My first choice would be working in IB after I graduate. I may have a position lined up at a...
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Quit now for another junior-level position or stick it out for the 2 year markHey guys, Currently struggling with the decision to leave right away or stick in my current job for another year. For background: I've been working as an investments analyst for a NY/LDN Equity L/S HF (AuM >1b USD) for just above 1 year. While the fund is based in a major city, my office (and mo...
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Service Academy Grad Career - Non CommissionI am a recent graduate from one of the three Service Academies (USMA, USAFA, USNA) and although I just graduated, I was told last minute that I wasn't able to commission into the U.S. military due to medical reasons and would have to find a civilian job. I am incredibly interested in joining IB or C...
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Had an interview with no questionsHello all, I recently had an interview where they did not ask any questions beyond a "walk me through your CV." I looked up questions about the role on Glassdoor and indeed, but none of them came up. It was basically a conversation about anything other than the role. Is it safe to assume they wanted...
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What to do as a graduate with a 2.5?Hey all. I graduated in may with a 2.5GPA from a non target, I have internships in big 4 consulting and corporate finance but nothing in IB. Realistically what are my options. Should I even bother applying to the 2019 analyst programs at BB's? What role could I realistically apply for that would hel...
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2019 FT recruiting at EB/BB?What companies are recruiting FT analysts after giving offers to SAs? For example, someone mentioned that Citi will have a few spots after SAs filling out the positions. Any company-specific information is appreciated. ...
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PWM WoesHey All, I'm new to this forum so go easy on me. I went to what you would call a semi-target undergrad business school and had about a 3.5 gpa coming out of undergrad. I really messed up with recruiting as I failed to grasp the importance of networking. On the other hand, I never had my sights set ...
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Sophomore no work experienceHi, so I finished sophomore year at an HYP but i have spent the majority of my time these years solely on my academic work (GPA between 3.8-3.9, SAT 2390) and do not have any work experience in relevant fields. I missed the deadlines for important summer analyst positions. I get that sophomores don'...
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Should I accept this and try to break into IB later?Hi everyone, I really need some advice on my current situation. I have failed to break into IB/AM this year, I´ve tried hard, networked a lot, applied to all relevant IB/AM positions and could not secure an internship. I am graduating in 2 weeks from a degree in Economics from a non-target uni and...
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CRA to a decent middle market bank with a growing groupI am currently working at a Big 3 CRA in structured finance and have a potential offer to work for a MM bank. I am seeing if I am selling myself short to work in a FIG group at a non-traditional MM bank. The pay about 10k higher, but would be about the same if I stayed at the CRA for another 9 month...
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1 year equity research internship with low pay vs expensive London Business School 1 year MastersSo I all of a sudden have a dilemma that I need to resolve in the next week or so. I was accepted to a master's program at LBS for this coming Fall term. It has amazing career placements and LBS has a good brand name, especially in Asia where I want to end up. This past week, though, I got an offe...
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Just graduated with no experience (Accounting)I basically graduated 2 days ago. I'm looking for a cpa firm to work for. Should I study for CPA exam and try to pass in a very short time or should I look for work? I have a high GPA but I couldn't secure a good internship during my junior year (failed all interviews with big 4). Idk what to do at ...
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Post MBA Employment Family VS Finance My Background I come from a third world country and did my undergrad in a good school in Europe mainly focused on hospitality (Ranked top 3 in hospitality) got a BBA and two hospitality diplomas and a specification in marketing. I then went to work at my family's firm we own restaurants across th...
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Does anybody else get depressed when you get a call for a job that pays way below what you are looking for?Hi All, I was just contacted an internal recruiter at BNY. The spec is for Lead Analyst for HF valuation calculations. I'm pretty sure I could do the job without breaking a sweat, and going to work for BNY might be a decent move for me at this point. So we are going over the specs and we got to ...
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How does a Political Science Major from a Non-Target and No Experience go about job searching? Title says it all. Political Science major with double minor, 3.7/4.0. No investment experience, internships were policy related, not investment related. Want to become a trader one day. In your chimp opinions, what do I do from here? Internship? Non-bulge bracket? Ops? Shoot for front office? Grad ...
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Tell me a joke.I went to an interview and was asked to tell a joke. I told a simple one. How would you respond? Mod Note (Andy): See more jokes in this thread from 2017: https://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/interview-questions-tell-me-a-joke...
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Rotational finance development program – western digital Hi, So I’m hey finance major out of a non-target school and I am interviewing for a rotational finance job at western digital and was wondering if anyone thought that there was value in these programs and more specifically in doing so at western digital. If anyone has worked there before or has ...
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New to the forum | Introduction and Advice Request Nice to meet all, I'm new to WSO, and will be brachiating deeper into the site in the coming months. I'm here for a reality check, but as I'm sure is the case, if this has already been covered I apologize in advance. I'm a recent graduate from a non-target school as a biology major with a minor i...
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Rising Junior @ Non Target w/ Accounting InternshipSo, I am a junior at a non-target school. I am studying finance with a double minor in statistics and accounting. Focus on the point that I only want to minor in accounting, I am interested in finance. I have a 3.1 cumulative GPA(should continue to rise), but even my business core is higher. Should...
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Family vs IB PEHey Guys first post here, I come from a third world country and did my undergraduate schooling in a good school in Europe mainly focused on hospitality (Ranked top 3 in hospitality) got a ba and two hospitality diplomas and a specification in marketing. I then went to work at my family’s firm we ...
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Include Summer Course Classes in GPA calculation?Is it proper to do this if I took 2 summer courses at a much easier school? It would help my GPA, but my actual school only records the courses on my transcript as TRANSFER CREDIT....
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Top Chinese Pharma BD vs. strategy pharma consulting (U.S.) (junior level position)Debating which one has better career development. Will the U.S. pharma value the experience in China...
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LinkedIn networking: Cold messagingHi all, I am currently in the process of searching for a 6-month off-cycle IBD internship preferably in NY. Because these are relatively rare and the programs less structured (recruiting-wise) than SA positions, I was wondering whether or not cold messaging MDs and Heads of HR who accept my Linked...
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Alumni Connection on Linked for Prospective CompanyI am a 20 y/o banking and finance major out of a non-target school with a 3.6 GPA. I have recently been applying to a number of internships around the country. One of the companies I applied for has a alumni from my school as a Senior Regional Director in my area and we connected on LinkedIn. My que...
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2019 FT RecruitmentQuick backstory: Did my UG in computer science, started my MSF at a non-target in the Midwest in immediately after and estimated graduation is December 2018. I currently have a 3.8 GPA, am active in clubs/case competitions, graduated early from UG and will finish my MS at 21 y/o. For diversity point...
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Market Research to Equity Research or IB... what are some good resume boosters?I'm currently an client manager in the Financial Services group at one of the top Market Research consulting firms. Most of our clients are Equity Researcher analysts on the sell-side but we work with the IB guys, and buy-side equity folks as well. I'm looking to transition into Equity Research and ...
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Engineering or Mathematics and Economics Degree? Am a high school student and want to pursue a career in finance not only because of the lucrative career but because of the fast-paced lifestyle and the maths involved in the job. I am good at physics and chemistry (but still hate physics sometimes) and I hate doing hands-on or practical work. I wou...
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BlackRock or Goldman Sachs two offers I have two offers one from BlackRock and another from Goldman Sachs. The BlackRock position is a fixed income specialist role while the Goldman Sachs position is a Controller position for their valuations group (not to be confused with PE valuations or anything like that). I think the BlackRock posi...
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1st gen College: Can someone please explain what "management tracked" means for recent college grad?I'm heading to a target college this fall. I've seen "management track" mentioned in reference to recent hires at F500 companies (from tech to auto to consumer goods companies). Does this mean getting certain specific internships and FT offers, or is this just about getting any job at a F500, perfor...
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Cambridge Masters Student, No Internships in IB/Finance/S&T, 1 Year Unrelated Working ExperienceHi WSO, new member here and been lurking for the past few weeks. I am an international student (non-EU, non-American, from SE. Asia) who graduated from a semi-target university in London, UK one year ago with 1st Class Honours, and will be pursuing a business related 12-month Masters at Cambridge U...
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Small PWM Internship or Internship for Incredibly Small Boutique?Hi Fellow Chimps, I currently need help deciding which internship I should do. My end goal is to pursue a career in Valuation/IB or Middle Office (if I want nicer hours). The two offers I have are: - Small PWM Firm --> I can intern for a firm with about 115 million AUM, but I would primarily be do...
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EY FSO --> TAS or STOUT RISIUS ROSS for Valuation CareerHi Everyone, I'm currently having trouble deciding how I can get good valuation experience. I have program offers for EY's FSO audit - which I can work 2 years then hopefully transfer into the TAS department for valuation. On the other hand, I also have an offer from STOUT Risius Ross. For a car...
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What did you ask people you cold called/cold emailed while building your network?I cold emailed an executive VP from a CBRE/JLL/HFF/CW type firm. He told me I can call him tomorrow morning. I'm a student and graduate a year from now from a non-target and with a non-finance (computer information systems) degree, what should I ask him? What did yall ask people you cold emailed/c...
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Leveraging offer from Company B to switch positions within Company AI am unhappy in my position at Company A (one of the large investment banks), but have only been there for about 6 month and believe that if I submit an internal application for a different position within the firm it will be automatically rejected (the policy is that you can move after a year or a ...
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Signing bonus, relocation fees (London)Hi, I'll start to work as a 1st year Analyst in IB and wanted to have a better view of signing bonus and relocation fees in London. From what I know, standards seem to be: - signing bonus: 6-7k pounds - and some banks pay one month at the hotel so you can find a flat Many thanks!...
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Sending a Follow up Email to HR ManagerHi everyone, I recently had a phone interview with a mutual fund company and thought it went very well. The conversation lasted for nearly a half hour and I learned a lot about the structure of the program I am applying for. I was told that I would be contacted within the next week by another manag...
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Graduation date later than MayHey, Quick question about graduation date when applying to SA in the US. As an international student, I will graduate in June 2020, but from what I have seen most firms ask you to graduate before May.. Should I pun May on my applications just so I won't get rejected because of my graduation date? ...
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Graduating with a 2.2 - IBD Analyst Offer London Reneged?Hi All, So my situation is that I currently attend a Tier 1 Target school in the UK, and have an offer to join a BB full-time as an Analyst come this Summer (after having been a Summer Analyst the previous year) in London. However, after a difficult set of exams this month, I strongly believe (wit...
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Should I settle for this as a first job?I just graduated from a non-target and I am looking for some advice on whether or not to accept the offer I currently have with a title "Client Services and Trading" at a huge name PWM firm (owned by a BB): The role entails working in client accounts aka wiring, transferring money and placing trades...
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Major BB equity research or no name boutique IBD?Which one is more desirable? Equity research at a very well respected BB (JPM), or an offer at a boutique shop doing IBD in the USA? the boutique ibd shop is REALLY boutique, not prestigious..... Both are associate level (3-5 yrs of work experience) so, which one would you take and under what circu...
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In Need of Job/Career AdviceHi, guys I am a newbie here; I thought it looked fun and educational, so I decided to register and join in on the conversations. Just to introduce myself, I am 23, graduated this year from a mediocre university with mediocre GPA and major in Finance, no leadership experience, no prior internship e...
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Pre-MBA: Engineering vs. Finance... Does it matter?First time poster here - Have read some good stuff on this forum, so figured I might be able to get some help on my particular scenario (and for anyone else in the same position). I'm yet another engineering guy pretty set on moving over to the finance side of my industry (energy), so any thoughts/c...
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Advice for Canadian student at non-target (UBC/Sauder) with an average gpa (sub 3.5). Any advice would be appreciated!!I have no industry connections, mediocre grades due to transferring programs to commerce pretty late, and I have no relevant internship experience or EC's. Im finding its hard to even get involved on campus since clubs ask for your grades and previous experience which I don't stand out in. I don't e...
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I-Banking Brainteasers QsBI picked up on these questions in March. Most are from IBankingfaq. See how will you answer those. 1. How many quarters would it take to make a stack from the floor of this room to the ceiling? Source 2. Three envelopes are presented in front of you by an interviewer. One contains a job of...
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How much do you need to know Portuguese for a VC job in Sao Paolo?I applied to an edtech VC dream job in Sao Paolo. I don't speak Portuguese, however. I'm wondering if this is something like Singapore where you only really need to speak English, or something like Shanghai where if you don't speak Mandarin, why bother applying. I ask because the job reviewer and I...
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Any advice will be appreciatedRecently graduated from a non-target with a 3.4 GPA. I've done one internship at a tech company that I've been trying to make seem relevant to finance. Currently, I'm in Boston and have been networking to find an analyst/IB position. I have been getting no response from BB/HF (analyst positions) or ...
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Paying headhunters to place youI'll start by saying I'd never do this, but has anyone wondered why people don't offer to pay headhunters to place them into jobs? It seems like that would be a good way for HHs to supplement their income. The only thing I could think of is that that's a conflict of interest and no PE shop would wor...
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Low GPA, lots of experience, wtf do I do?I've spent a lot of time scanning through this site and others trying to find insight on breaking into the industry with my background. Finally decided to post something myself to get some more catered advice. Here's the sitch: -Started neuroscience at a non-target but top 50 (US) uni -F*&k chemist...
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Part time dining jobs - should it be declared in a full time background check position ?Just worked in a part time job when I was a grad student, Should this be declared in the background check application? It has nothing to do with the recent job but if declared, it could be verified. declare or no? ...
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How exactly should I renege?Hey guys, so I received this offer from a solid IB recently, but I already accepted & signed an offer for a fairly large consulting shop (not management consulting). They are in completely different cities (different coasts actually), and I 100% know I want to take the IB offer (don't have any desir...
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Waiting Until 3rd year to recruitI will soon be a full time analyst at a BB (JPM, Citi, GS) that offers a third year internal transfer program that allows me to pick my city and group during a third year, if I were to choose to stay. Would it be possible to recruit out of that group during my 3rd year if I think that group leaves m...
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Getting into SA 2019 late; what do I need to know and doI've pretty recently decided upon pursuing a SA role for summer 2019. I'm going to be a junior come fall and want to know, on a basic level, what I need to know and do right now. I've done some technical readings, although I do need to continue getting better, but I'm pretty confused about how this ...
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Certificates from Ivy League schoolsSince I am still a student and just want to get professionals opinions since I don't know many in the US I wanted to post here. I am a student at a semi target school, I was supposed to intern this summer but the company closed the office I was supposed to intern in so I was left with no internship....
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Off-cycle internship advice for SA 2020I am a transfer and rising junior and plan on delaying graduation by a year so I can apply for SA 2020 recruiting. I've had an accounting internship last summer and decided to independently study IB this summer (behavior/technical, modeling, etc.) . Should I be looking for an internship for this s...
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How to start a career in finance?Hi everyone! I need an advice what better to do in my situation. A year ago I finished one of the best universities in Russia with Dual Degree Program with University of London International Programmes, Under Academic Direction of London School of Economics. I am BSc Economics and Finance. Was top ...
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