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MSSM Quantitative Finance ExamHi All, I'm taking Morgan Stanley's Quantitative Finance Exam this Friday in NY for their Strats and Modeling summer associate program. The exam is 60 minutes in length. It will consist of four main topic areas: math, financial math, programming and finance. All questions relate to a role withi...
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BB&T LDP Offer Decision I know there's been a few threads on this in the past, but I was hoping to get some feedback for anyone that has experience with BB&T's Leadership Development Program. The jist of the program is that they train you at their HQ for 7 months before placing you within a line of business. The placement ...
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The alternative prop trader recruitment guideI've been on the job search to be an algo trader since Winter 2010. I worked for one briefly until the office closed on all of us, and worked at Big 4 since. Finally received an offer to work in a prop shop (and an offer to work in a more quanty role in big 4). The company that has finally taken m...
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Deutsche Bank Interview Question: Why DB?I have a first round interview with Deutsche Bank corporate finance coming up. Anybody know what to expect? I've never had a finance interview before. More importantly, can anyone tell me "Why Deutsche Bank?" Why Do You Want to Work at DB? In any interview or informational phone call - you will...
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Goldman Sachs Skillset Match So what exactly does this mean? I have an application from 3 weeks ago that says this, and I never got contacted. Now I have another that was just updated to this two days ago. Is this automated? Has anyone noticed how long it took to go from this to an interview invite?...
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How to include transferring from Community CollegeHey All, I am currently at CC transferring for next year (junior). My question is how can I include on my resume that I currently am at a CC but will definitely be transferring next year. I currently have a FT BB WM intership and am looking to get an SA position for next year and I know the fact t...
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PE Fund of Fund - CareersLots of people on this site don't value fund of funds, or see them as places to end a career. Most of this seems to focus on the lack of transferable skills. I'm a big 4 auditor, manager level and specialise in PE. I did want to move to the buy-side, but 6 months doing CDD and consistent 100+ hour ...
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Final round interview ('informal chat over coffee')So, I've been invited to a final round after 2 rounds of 6 interviews total. I've interviewed across the full spectrum, so associate, VP, MD, HR. I'm interviewing with the junior members again but what exactly is 'an informal interview over coffee at this stage? I can understand if it's done pre-fir...
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Really Need Career Advice/GuidanceHello -- I've received offers from both JP for PWM and from a large regional bank to be a credit analyst in their commercial bank. Down the line, I would ideally like to get my MBA and work in something deal related M&A, PE, etc. if possible (I do not come from a target school). Which of these two...
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Societe Generale Markets vs Prudential CIOHey everyone! I recently received an offer from Societe Generale as a markets summer analyst and would most likely be on their equity derivatives trading or commodities teams. I also have an offer from Prudential in the CIO position and can choose between Global portfolio management Group, Alternati...
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Miserable at my HF job My investments are doing terrible, my boss berates me at every turn, and I don't see my family and friends anymore. I come into work in the morning at 6:30am and all I feel is fear and anxiety. All the time. Is this my life now? What do I do? ...
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How to network if you don’t live in the US or Europe?Hello I am interested in pursuing a career in Investment Banking, but I have a problem: I am neither from the US nor from Europe, I am from Egypt. What I understood so far is that networking is essential to get an internship and/or a full-time job at a BB. I know that there are other problems (e....
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Response to my thank you letters... subtle rejection?I recently had an on campus interview for a position with a BB. I made it to final round, and was pretty confident in my performance. I got along well with the interviewers (at least I thought I did), and I sent a few follow up emails. The first email I sent was to someone who basically got me t...
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Wealth Management vs. Commercial Banking vs. Tax AdvisoryHello all, So I have been offered 3 different jobs in 3 very different industries, and am really looking for any and all advice on how to make a decision. I've been offered a analyst position in wealth management with JP, a credit analyst for commercial banking with a large regional bank (with good...
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Fly-In Events? For Juniors?Hi guys! Was wondering if y'all knew of any diversity recruiting fly-in events during the Spring for juniors? Management Consulting/Banking/Non-Tech Tech roles/etc. all work. Most are for sophomores it seems. Went to a BB's diversity fly-in program last year and loved it. Not looking for an internsh...
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Post-Corporate Strategy Career OptionsI currently work in corporate strategy with a focus on technology (defining the future tech stack, tech org operating model, future skills and capabilities the company should develop, etc.). I enjoy the high-level view, decision making, executive exposure, and similar consulting-esque things. Howeve...
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Internship: JPM Global Wealth Management VS Trading Market Risk at Oil SupermajorHey everyone. I'm a Junior coming from a non-target. Which would you choose? JPM is in NYC and the trading role is in Houston....
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Will a W in a class make me lose my offer?Just received an offer for summer analyst position from a non MBB but still top level consulting firm. Current GPA is 3.75, I go to a solid school (think tufts, USC). Major is political science. My grades this semester are looking to be all A's and A-'s...with one exception. For this one class that ...
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NYC vs. London vs. Zurich vs. FFMHi guys, In which city do you earn the most considering cost of living, taxes, exchange rates etc.? If someone of you worked in different locations how did they compare to each other in terms of quality of living? Especially right out of college what´s the best of those cities for your 20's? I am...
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HSBC is offering various Digital Careers**A world of opportunity** Our global footprint will offer you exposure to different cultures and business challenges. It will also help you expand your professional network and provide you with the opportunity to drive your career forward. Whether collaborating virtually with our colleagues in Pun...
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Is this interviewer's email good or bad?What does it mean in this situation? After you send the interviewer thank you email, they reply that they like your energy and enthusiasm a lot and that they want to keep you in the pool, that they are still interviewing a couple of candidates so they will not have any updates for the next 2 weeks? ...
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JPMorgan CB --> IBSo I applied to JPMorgan MMBSI SA kind of on a whim because the recruiter at my school recommended the program for me. I wasn't really aware of how credit-oriented the role is... I assumed the work I'd be doing is like IBD (modeling, M&A), but just smaller deals. Anyway, I ended up getting a superd...
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Berenberg Capital Markets - SuperdayI'm interviewing with Berenberg Capital Markets for the Graduate Analyst Program in the NYC office this week. Has anyone interviewed with the firm? ...
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Does being ignored by HR = rejection?Recently, I had an interview for an associate front-office application developer position at JP Morgan. I passed the phone screening then did a 3 hour technical interview last week. I called HR and asked them for the interviewers' email addresses so I can send thank you notes to them. HR called me b...
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Career OpportunituesI am a salesman with experience selling to consumer, business and into C-Level decision makers. I connect with prospects and customers via active listening and due diligence prior to any meeting. I am known for developing meaningful relationships with co-workers and clients thus building trust on mu...
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McKinsey (BA) or BigN Tech (Software Engineering)I know these are very qualitatively different positions, but I'm having trouble deciding between the two. I'm a junior deciding on a summer internship and I was fortunate to receive two fantastic offers. I've talked to a bunch of people and I've received mixed responses from them. Some people say M...
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PWM -> IBWas hoping for some insight as to what my next move should be to transition from my current job at a MM PWM to IB. For a little color: NYC non-target public university undergrad, economics major w/ focus in finance, 3.95-3.99 GPA, Summa Cum Laude (among other graduation honors), still based in grea...
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JP Morgan Asia Recruitment Graduate Programme - 2018 Hi guys was wondering if anyone heard back from JP Morgan graduate programmes after the vide interview? Its been a month since I had appeared for it ...
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Post-MBA Career Fields with good work-life balanceI am currently transitioning out of the military after completing my contract as an officer and will be attending a MBA program overseas in the fall, with the goal of working in that region. Before I get on campus, I'm trying to get a better handle on where I should focus my job search efforts. I ...
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Choosing between two very different post-MBA offers (non-Finance), help wanted!Hi all! I'm new here, and not a finance person per se, but hoping to get some outside perspectives... I'm in my second year of my MBA and have two similar offers from very, very different companies: Anheuser-Busch Bank of America (Consumer) Does anyone here have any perspectives on these companie...
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What defines a solid GRE score?So I have received a bunch of resumes for some upcoming interviews I have to handle for the local office of my firm (in Asia). It seems a good number of resumes have listed their GRE scores instead of a GMAT or an SAT, which I assume is because they are looking in parallel at graduate programmes - m...
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Looking for Internship NYCI am currently a junior undergraduate majoring in finance. I am struggling to find a summer internship for 2018 in NYC, and have yet to have any luck with any applications. I have applied to various banks, smaller firms, corporations, insurance companies, and more and still no such luck. I have app...
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Capital Markets Intern interview adviceI recently had a final round interview to a leading IB corporate finance team (i.e M&A and IPO team) in my region and narrowly missed the spot. However, they asked if I'd be interested in their capital markets internship (mainly DCM) and I said sure. They're basically looking for interns for the fol...
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Deloitte Federal Human Capital v. Accenture Federal Technology Analyst?Hi all, I am a Public Policy and Economics double major with interest in Federal Consulting and potentially pursuing a career in Government Affairs down the road. I have received 2 offers in Federal Consulting that I am struggling to choose between: Deloitte Federal Human Capital and Accenture Fede...
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Cover Letter Review - IBD 1st in application (Germany)Hi, can someone have a look at my Cover Letter? I am applying for an IB role (Analyst 1st Year) at a Boutique (Tier 2) in Frankfurt. I am not comfortable to share my cover letter here openly, so I will send you the link via PM. Thanks in advance guys. ...
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Operations/Finance from Morgan StanleyHello everyone, I am currently an undergraduate, who will graduate in December of this year. Earlier this year I had applied to MS internships for summer for operations and finance. I received interviews for both, passed first round for both, and gave final round interviews for both positions as we...
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Choosing between 2 offers. Advice please. hey everyone. I'm sitting on 2 job offers that lead towards different career paths. Ultimately, I will need to make a decision on where I see myself. But before that, I want to hear your opinion on which path to take based on career progression, salary, and exit opps (if any). Currently have offer...
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BlackRock Institutional Client Business Relationship Management Interview HelpHi everyone! I have an interview with BlackRock for a graduate role in ICB Relationship Management in a few days and was wondering if anyone had any experience interviewing with them? What technical questions do you think I should expect? The interview is quite long (about 1.5-2 hours with seve...
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Is this a good career path?I come from a non-target, major in Marketing, and will be graduating next year. I interned at a BB last year in Asia in ER and realized my personality is much much more suited to a sales role so I've been trying to land myself a graduate role ever since. I have been very fortunate in the search pr...
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On Power Laws and TimeThe most precious commodity in life is TIME. We never have enough of it. I personally squandered a lot of time in my twenties and thirties doing all sorts of random things. I was just busy being busy. It wasn’t until I turned 40 that I realized a couple of big things about TIME. **Here’s a...
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Big 4 to Hedge Fund AccountingHey all, I am a senior in Big 4 with 2 years experience looking to leave public accounting. Gotten a couple offers for hedge fund accounting roles/financial reporting but not sure if I should take one. I'm not looking to get out of public accounting for an increase in pay or fewer hours, it's more...
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Need help deciding on offer!My end goal is to work in Investment Banking in New York for a Bulge Bracket firm. I just graduated from university. First offer: Goldman Sachs PWM (not in NYC) Second offer: M&A Boutique Investment Bank / 50m-500m deals / ...
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Mistake in CV and have interviews: What should I do?Hey everyone, I have some interviews coming up with two boutiques (think EVR/GHL/Moelis), and I realised after I submitted my application a very minor error on my CV (where it has the dates of my internships, it says 22th / 23th instead of 22nd 23rd). I don't know whether this has been picked up on...
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Reneging on return BO/MO BB FT offer I interned for a top tier BB (GS, MS, JPM) and did a operation role. It wasn't bad but I knew that wasn't what I wanted to do long term and I don't want to be stuck in it forever. I got another offer for Big 4 Advisory but thats really it. I do want to renege to try something different + I've always...
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Seeking P/T Evening NYC IB JobHello All, I joined the WSO yesterday, Nov 8, 2017. I've no IB industry experience but want a job working part time during the evenings. I already have a full time job working at a large university in NYC for 20 years. I've degrees in Psychology (BA), Accounting (BS) and Psychology (MA). I'm good w...
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Boutique IB to Credit/Equity FundHey Everyone, I could really use your help in understanding the realistic chances of me successfully transferring to a credit fund (preferably HY/distressed) or equity fund. I am willing to take a detour on the way (i.e. 1 year in ER or debt research is necessary). **Background:** Graduated about ...
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EY Technology Advisory vs BB OperationsI'm a senior at a lower tier ivy that's gone through recruiting season. Unfortunately, recruiting season has not gone as well as I hoped. Right now, my current options are a top BB (GS, MS, JPM) Operations or EY's Technology Advisor Program (non-FSO). Which would have better exit opportunities? I'm ...
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How to lateral if you have MSF in mindHello, I have been working at a back office role for a little more than a year now, and after realizing that there are almost no real exit opportunities, started considering to study for the GMAT and take a shot at an MSF. The problem is that my job is killing me (easy/boring/repetitive/no motivati...
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Starting/Evaluating BusinessesI am very interested in investing as well as helping businesses grow. I eventually would like to start my own business. What junior internships will help me understand and gain knowledge to eventually start my own business. I was thinking the best would be 1. PE, 2. VC, 3. Consulting. Any other sugg...
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Advice on what to do next , failed S7I started working as a financial advisor abroad. Moved back to the U.S and wanted to continue in this route. Got into a financial advisor development program with one of the big firms. Failed the S7 3 times. the first time I had a 63, the second time a 69 and the last time a 71. Prepared my butt off...
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Background check with HireRightDoes someone have any experience with HireRight? Heard they are very difficult to deal with. They have like pages after pages of info they ask for, and I read really bad reviews online where they screwed people over because of their sheer incompetence....
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Macquarie BankThe application closing date was yesterday, Oct 11. Has anyone heard back from them regarding first-round interviews or rejections?...
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Networking Events in NYC?Okay, so I'm currently in the job search, and I'm not having too much luck. Does anyone know of any way to network in NYC? Personally I have 3 years wealth management exp and an undergrad finance degree from a non target 4 year university. Any tips on getting in the door at a bank?...
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How long to hear back from Final Interview? For quick reference, I was interviewing for ER 12 Month Intern position at a BB bank. I had a HR interview 2 Wednesdays ago, a Phone Interview with a MD and an associate on Monday and finally another interview with MD's and an associate on Wednesday. I thought the interviews went well. I was told I ...
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Bloomberg New Energy Finance: Emerging Technology AnalystHey guys, Got a phone interview for a Emerging Technology Analyst at Bloomberg New Energy Finance this week and I was wondering if anybody on this forum has any experience working at Bloomberg or can provide any insight on the position? I've tried looking for this position all over the internet bu...
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What is the point of wearing a suit for a job that requires you to be on the phone only?If your job requires you to be on the phone all day, what is the point of looking professional and wearing a expensive suit to work everyday?...
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Returnships (Goldman, Barclays Encore, Morgan Stanley Return to Work, JP Morgan Reentry, CS Real Returns)Has anyone who applied for these programs (Goldman Sachs Returnship, Barclays Encore!, Morgan Stanley Return to Work, JP Morgan Reentry, CS Real Returns) in October heard anything back from HR? Thanks!...
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How do PE firms verify GPA's?They don't collect transcripts and background check firms can't access your confidential academic files, so how do they do it?...
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BAE Systems is looking for an Assistant Accountant (Projects) in TelfordWould you like to work on a diverse range of projects with the challenging, yet exciting function of Land UK? We currently have vacancies for Assistant Accountants (Projects) within both In Service Support and Future Projects at our site in Telford. As an Assistant Accountant (Projects), you will ...
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If you were me...Without getting too specific. I am a recently transitioned veteran, with 6 years of service. I graduated from a service academy where I thought only of my future military career post college, and was not afforded opportunities to complete summer internships. I recently landed a rotational job at a b...
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Delta Airlines vs. JP Morgan ChaseHere's my situation: I have already accepted a job offer within Marketing Analytics from JP Morgan Chase through my summer internship. It will be located in Columbus, OH and the pay is decent for the number of hours that I will be working. The only problem I have with this is that it's in Columbus...
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Interview while having just started a new jobI have just started a new job, and I got asked for an interview for a nice job I applied before I accepted this offer. I want to interview, but how do I tell them I have been in this job X for only 1 week? Hiding it doesn't seem right either. What should I do?...
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Choosing a Group- Citi Capital Markets Origination Hey everyone, I just accepted an offer for Citi's Capital Markets Origination group. I am hoping to break into investment banking but was wondering how I could best set myself up for FT recruiting by choosing the right group. From what I hear, none of the groups are modeling intensive. Any advice ...
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Msc: LSE vs BocconiI'm a third year Economics & Finance student at Bocconi University and I am considering whether to apply for a Master Degree here at Bocconi (Finance) or at LSE (Finance or Accounting & Finance). I have not completed any summer internship yet, so I was wandering if the 2-year program at Bocconi is ...
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Exit Opportunities as a generalist in a family officeHi All, Need to gather some career advice. Summary: -Recent graduate working in a small investment team in small family office for a little over a year. -I am a generalist, i research/write investment recommendations on interesting sectors/investment ideas from mgmt team. I also keep track on c...
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ALM Banking Background, Soon to be MBA Grad- What Next?32 Year old Asset Liability Manager at a 10BN-ish bank. I've been at the bank for quite some time and have worked my way up to this position attending ALCO, etc (attended a decent college and worked while pursuing a degree in Finance). I'm halfway through business school pursuing my MBA (2 year prog...
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Sales and Trading Cover Letter OverhaulI'm working in Underwriting right now and after this term will be entering my fourth year at a Canadian University where I study Finance. I'm aiming for a Sales and Trading position for my final coop term that will be taking place over summer 2018 halfway through my final year. Here's the CV I'm ...
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Is a 3.2 GPA too crappy to list on NYC Finance Resume?The question is basically all in the subject. Looking to get into finance with 3 years exp preferably at a bank in NYC...
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First Job Starting PointJust finished graduate school (Masters in Finance) with a 3.4. Looking at mostly jobs in operations and internal wholesaler positions but hoping to eventually break into a front office role whether in ER, AM, or IB. Looking for any thoughts on the best route. Been told by multiple Managing Directors...
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Hold-up with contractI received and accepted a verbal job offer with Tier 2 IB about a month ago and have since provided all my background docs to HR and completed a mandatory psychometric test. Have been waiting for them to produce the contract and the latest feedback is that all the approvals have been completed out o...
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Athos Partners InterviewAnyone interviewed with this firm before?...
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Dilemma with minorsFreshman at a target school (not HYPW, but we have solid representation on Wall Street). I'm a Finance major. I'm picking classes for next semester, and I'm a little torn on my long-term plan. According to most of you guys, minors don't really matter, so I should just study in what I'm interested...
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Help with 2 not-ideal offers (IB is the ultimate goal)I need some help deciding on a couple of offers. One is for an analyst position at Duff and Phelps and the other is for an Associate position at a Big 4 in their Transaction Services group. The problem with the big 4 offer is that it doesn't involve modeling in any way. It's 99.9% technical account...
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Private Equity and Job AdviceHi guys, I need some advice. I'm currently a fixed income analyst at an insurance company, and I have an interview with a private equity firm. I currently like my coverage but I feel a bit lost at times, considering that I'm the only analyst at my company that covers this sector. So I'm essentially ...
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Advice from an ex-IB MD - why aren't you getting those interviews ?Mod Note (Andy): Check out Wilowallstreet's AMA here. The AMA is still open and he is actively answering any question that you may have. My last post "Advice from an ex-IB MD on how to make it to Wall Street" covered how to make sure you get a job offer and make it to Wall Street. Some users wanted...
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What is appropiate to ask. NetworkingHi guys, I´m applying for the first time to SA positions (Europe) and I´ve recently sent some cold emails to some old students at BBs from my non-target via Linkedin. One of them actually asked me to send him an email in which I can propose a day so that we can meet up for coffee. This is the fir...
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How does a non-US student go about getting an internship in America?Hey guys, I am currently a 2nd year Econ student from NZ who studies in a UK target(think LSE/UCL/Warwick). I am really interested in getting an internship for the 2018 summer in IB/AM/PE/S&T in the US. How achievable is my goal? My current plan is to find some smaller companies and send them my...
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Planning your Route: Big banks or boutique firms as first graduate jobHi everyone, I would like to seek advice from the older more experienced chimps here in regards to my first graduate job. Just a little background, I am graduating in 6months time, final semester, with a bachelor in data science, specialising in ML/AI. Personally, I am interested in financial data ...
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How to send an interim email between first email + coffee chat and asking for interviewAsked in the wrong thread, here we are: Hi everyone, when I was a senior in college (last year) I spent the time networking with people at a few specific private equity firms at which I'd be interested in working. Many of them were nice enough to get coffee with me or talk on the phone about what t...
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Landing your first JobI graduated 2 years ago BCOMM in Finance/Economics without any internships or a network. Currently studying for level 2 CFA. How do I break into the industry where so many jobs require prior work experience? I really want to get started on the four years of work experience needed to get my charter....
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Goldman Coding and Math HackerrankHey Guys, I have my next round coding and math hackerrank assessment. What should I be expecting? Anyone who had taken this, your insight would be of great help. what are the concepts /topics/skills I should prepare for? Thanks in advance!...
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Tech analyst internship in Global Markets or Risk and Capital for someone with no finance background?Hi, I have recently been offered a choice of interning as a tech analyst at either the Global Markets or Risk and Capital departments at an IB. I do not have any background in finance so I was wondering which department would be better for me in terms of an introduction to the field. It would be re...
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Answers to "why should we hire you?" questionHey guys, In a few interviews I've been asked "why should we hire you?" or "what distinguishes you from the other applicants?" They're tough questions but also pretty fair since they're getting at what's really the point of the interview to begin with. Obviously, answers will vary tremendously pers...
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Working at BloombergCurrently at a BB in compliance. Role is interesting but not something i'd want to do for the rest of my career. Ideally would like to go to a role in the business but would prefer to not go back to grad school (financial reasons). Looking at Bloomberg Sales and Analytics role, would like to get som...
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Getting my foot in the door. So it's like this. I'm a sophomore and I would define my school as a Semi-Target, and I have a pretty attractive GPA and extracurriculars as far as I'm concerned. I know that I interview fairly well when given the chance, the issue that I'm having is that I seem to have an issue with even getting pr...
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Need some advice for jobs, schoolPosted in another thread as well. So let me just give you the quick rundown. I am concluding my Junior year at a four year university. I have a 3.3 gpa and am currently on target to graduate with roughly a 3.6. Here comes the bad news: During my sophomore year, as we all have had times in life whe...
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GPA for HF/TradingHey everyone, I just transferred to the University of Michigan -- I'm studying mathematics with a concentration in finance and would like to get involved in HF or trading. What GPA should I aim for to be competitive at top firms? Furthermore, is there a GPA cutoff where everything greater doesn't re...
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What could cause a delay in job offer approval?Hi Monkeys, I have been verbally offered a MO position at GS 3 weeks ago. I signed the compensation form, submit my salary proof, agreed to the background check and was notified last week that on a regional level (I'm in Asia) it was approved and what was left was the global approval. Today I ...
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Stock Broker to AM? Is it possible to start as a stock broker then transition to AM or HF? I have an interesting opportunity at brokerage firm but I don't necessarily want to be a broker my whole life....
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SIG vs IMC?Hi everyone, I'm a junior and I have to decide between internship offers at SIG and IMC very very soon. For some background, I'm solely concerned about the internship only rather than full time opportunities. I plan on going to graduate school to get a PhD in CS/Finance immediately after undergrad, ...
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Making the switch from Risk to a Revenue generating roleI graduated from one of the top 5 Masters in Financial Engineering programs and have been working at an IB for 2 years and am currently working in Model Validation of particular pricing models. However, I have come to realize that I do not want to just code and do math all day, which is what I curre...
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Offers from Accenture Consulting and Google GMSHi guys, I have an offer from Accenture Consulting and one in GMS Sales at Google as an Account Strategist. Really struggling to figure out which one I should go for. Any advice? ...
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Back Office to Front Office Possible?Hello fellow WSO Readers, Just like the title suggests, I'm seeking career advice for my future career path and exit opps. I'm currently a full time employee at a local investment firm (West Coast) as a client service associate. This is my first FT job right after college so I'm pretty content for ...
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Speaking With The CEO - Advice?Hey, so I'm speaking on the phone with the President of a bank I am hoping to join. They are planning to grow one of their sector groups in the next couple months, and if this goes well, my contact (board member who has been pushing hard for me) said I'll get a chance to meet the current team and ul...
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Padding my resume for a internship.I am a student and would like to secure a internship for the summer of 2019. Other then getting good grades, what can I do to pad my resume? Are there specific volunteer opportunities that look better to banking firms? Are there entry level jobs that I could get now that would give me a good foundat...
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Should I ask about the salary number during the first job interview? (Or first phone call to come in for an interview)I have been looking for a job for a while now and every time I get an offer, it's a lowball offer and I end up saying no to it. These recruiters think they can take advantage of young people. During the first interview, should I ask what is the salary for the position? Or is it to soon? I don't wan...
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Gradated 6 months ago, no Job, just moved to New YorkSo as the title says I graduated from a non target 6 months ago, I have relocated to the NYC area about 2 months ago. Since moving here I've been contacted about sales jobs, or entry level customer service rep jobs but nothing finance related. I have been worked with 2 recruiters. As you can imagine...
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Reneging on return BO BB FT offer I did operations at a top BB however I did not want to stay in BO/MO. I accepted the offer since time was running out but now I currently have a better offer for consulting. I accepted the offer a month ago and I was wondering how bad it would be to renege? I was hoping that since its different indu...
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Is it to late for me?So long story short, I'm in my local community college cause I messed around to much in high school, it's one of the best in the country so there's that but still, I'm here cause I'm no genius. I have about a 3.0 gpa and I really want to make it into investment banking or financial advising. I've al...

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