A complete list of SA 2022 Banks Still Recruiting

I have finished SA recruitment this year so I'll drop the my list of firms that I think one could still secure a spot with. Note this list is evolving and may depend on if you're at a target (aka lmk what I missed/got wrong and I'll update asap)

Banks that have finished (or too late to apply): 

For completeness and for SA '23 people


April/late March: PJT RX, HL RX, Allen/M Klein?, HL?, Citi, Raine

Mid-late April/May: MS Menlo, EVR, Moelis, Lazard, PWP, Greenhill (rx a lil earlier), Gugg, CS-non NYC*

* note CS will have fall wave but it is too late to apply


Process finished Before or around mid April: Brown Gibbons, Baird, Blair, BMO

Else: DBO Partners, Leerink, Greentech?, RBCRothschild, Ares, Piper Sandler, Imperial

Available Banks

EB/BB Banks

Goldman, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, Barclays, Bofa, UBS, DB, Centerview, PJT*, LionTree, Ducera, 

*Note PJT NY M&A networking should be done asap despite later interviews LionTree will be very soon, Ducera in process but rolling, EBs (EVR, PJT, etc) have non-M&A which hasn't started recruiting as well

MM Banks Due Soon/in process so apply AND network asap

PJ Solomon, Lincoln, Union Square, Keybanc, FT Parnters?, Cowen, Nomura, Mizuho, DC Advisory, Shea, Cain, Jefferies

MM Banks not imminent

Macquarie, Stifel, Wells Fargo, Citizens Bank, TD Securities, GCA, Miller Buckfire, AGC, BNP, MUFG, Truist, Raymond James, Stephens, Harris Williams, Needham, PNC, SocGen, Oppenheimer, HSBC, Cantor Fitzgerald

Rando banks for exhaustivity

Alantra, Berkery Noyes, BBH, Cascadia Capital, Marathon Capital, Stout, Incentrum, PWC, Scotiabank, Santander, US bank, Apollo, Wedbush, duff & phelps, lehman bros., jmp, foros group, Sage llc, Nfluence, Vaquero, Viant, Captsone, FocalPoint, Spurrier Capital Partners, Leonis Partners

Best of luck to all and please help keep this list active

Comments (190)

May 1, 2021 - 4:29pm
Harvthrowaway, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Amazing, thank you. I think Lincoln is done (except NY), Jefferies is later in the fall, some EBs have satellite offices that run later and Greentech you can still apply to

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  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 7, 2021 - 3:17am

Could you elaborate on which ones you were wrong about? Just want to keep a good grasp on which banks are actually still recruiting. Thanks!

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May 1, 2021 - 6:56pm
maestro_, what's your opinion? Comment below:

This is very helpful. That's why we have WSO - we do it for the kids. I like how you slapped HSBC with the "MM" label instead of including in BB

May 1, 2021 - 7:26pm
Video Tape Store, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Of course, I was in this position and I know how hard it is. Awareness is a huge issue so hopefully this helps people see what's available. HSBC is a BB, I'll change that right now... wait this isn't 2006

  • Intern in IB - Cov
May 1, 2021 - 7:34pm

Lmfao he put Lehman Bros too

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 1, 2021 - 7:40pm

This is extremely helpful, thanks so much! Surprised to see how few banks are remaining / how many banks have already finished. 

  • Intern in IB-M&A
May 1, 2021 - 7:44pm

Many offices of Jefferies have already handed out offers. Wouldn't be surprised if NY kicks off soon.

May 2, 2021 - 10:30pm
GUHHHH, what's your opinion? Comment below:

shit i just started recruiting (im late) and most of the banks are done

May 24, 2021 - 12:14pm
sebastianholmann, what's your opinion? Comment below:


I just started recruiting and see that you are doing this recently it would be great if we could talk to see how you have been doing. 

  • Prospect in IB - Cov
May 4, 2021 - 10:48am

July 1 confirmed. Got the message from HR directly.

May 3, 2021 - 2:30pm
Credit Swish, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I went to a target actually, but I'm not sure why you'd list a defunct bank and an MF on the IB summer recruiting thread? Unless there's some sort of joke here

May 3, 2021 - 3:14pm
universityschool, what's your opinion? Comment below:

i have a hr screen for brown gibbons scheduled for this week, applied last week

  • Prospect in IB-M&A
May 3, 2021 - 5:23pm

Did MUFG finish recruitment? I've seen some ads for 2022 internships but on their website, it says that their are no applications at this time?

May 3, 2021 - 6:33pm
zoomboi, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Tobin & Co has completed the recruitment cycle. For those interested in the 2023 program you'll make those big bucks.


Must be HYP, 4.0, & President of IB club

  • Prospect in IB-M&A
May 3, 2021 - 10:35pm

I think you might be a good fit for Tobin & Co. It's a boutique out of Charlotte. The owner is Justine Tobin, former Goldman Guru, she boasts a 90% placement into BB's for her summer analysts. I would highly recommend looking into this, it's too great of an opportunity to pass up.

May 4, 2021 - 2:44pm
Harvthrowaway, what's your opinion? Comment below:

don't apply for any sa 2022 unless they explicitly say its a sophomore program. Start building out your resume and studying technicals/following the news

  • Prospect in IB - Cov
May 4, 2021 - 7:58pm

Re: Boston Banks, I think Shea is doing some first rounds this week (I've heard they have a spring cycle and fall cycle, so they're far from done). Under the MM part, is "Ares" referring to Ares Management or Aeris Partners?

May 21, 2021 - 5:46pm
local7-11owner, what's your opinion? Comment below:

my second post here so sorry if i mess up the reply chain idk. i have networked heavily with deutsche (mds, analysts, hr, etc. one of my better opps just bc of alumni placement from my school), and can confidently say 2022 ibd positions are pretty much wrapped up, with maybe like 1-2 more waves left going into june/july. (2-3 of my close friends did their SDs 2 weeks ago and got corp fin-ibd offers) i applied to fic s&t 2022 so i know for a fact those timelines and superdays happen in the fall (july/aug/sept to oct). my mentor at db actually reached out to hr for a complete timeline so ill update once i get more info for you. hope that helps. 

  • Intern in IB-M&A
May 13, 2021 - 11:01am

Curious if Citi has finished for all offices. Heard there would be a second wave in June/August. Can someone confirm

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 15, 2021 - 9:02pm

target recruiting is done. Nontarget is in august / September. Hope that helps c:

  • Intern in IB - Cov
May 20, 2021 - 12:22pm

Apparently SVB Leerink is still hiring, expanded class size, so may be possible to interview with them still

  • Intern in IB - Cov
May 27, 2021 - 3:32pm

FT Partners has kicked off, I know a few guys interviewing there. Interesting because I interviewed in the fall, possibly a total shift in their timing.

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 27, 2021 - 8:13pm

If I didn't get contacted yet am I out? I was told by someone there that I would get referred. 

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 29, 2021 - 5:04pm

No, not yet. I heard they're still doing super days

Jun 1, 2021 - 11:38pm
EBIT-CHAD, what's your opinion? Comment below:

bump! anyone know if Macquarie has started yet? Last year their process didn't kick-off until august

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 29, 2021 - 11:42pm

Does anyone know anything about DC Advisory?

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 30, 2021 - 5:20am

Wtf.. they took many interns last year and they have an app open for SA 2022

May 31, 2021 - 1:46am
privation, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Does anyone have any information on Wells Fargo's FT IB Undergraduate Program? Looked on their website and found out that they do a training program for rising seniors, but application date is TBD.

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
May 31, 2021 - 1:57pm

Anyone know when Barclays open their app for 2022 SA NYC IBD non-diversity?

  • Intern in IB - Cov
Jun 2, 2021 - 11:53pm

No they have began target non-diversity already and are nearly done with that I believe. Not sure about non-target tho

Jun 4, 2021 - 4:42pm
surcitycredit09, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Best piece of advice - target the BBs. -> MS, GS, JPM, and City are your best bet.

Avoid banks such as DB,  UBS, MUFG, Nomura, etc. Really not worth your time. Too much stress with low pay.

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  • Intern in IB - Cov
Jun 10, 2021 - 11:36pm

Had the opportunity for a first round about 3 weeks ago, networked heavily. Target/semitarget

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
Jun 12, 2021 - 10:16pm

Anyone know when Credit Suisse start first round interviews?

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
Jun 17, 2021 - 8:57pm

Hey all, I've been unlucky in that I still haven't secured an offer from anywhere. I know the BBs, except Citi is still recruiting. What other reputable ones are still possible to get an offer from?

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
Jul 1, 2021 - 1:53pm

Anyone know when Barclays start?

Jul 7, 2021 - 2:39pm
_scooby_, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Very doubtful that this is true. They're doing "early" superdays in the next 2-3 weeks and multiple sources have said that other interviews will take place throughout July, August, and potentially even September. No way they're already 100% done.

  • Prospect in IB-M&A
Jul 7, 2021 - 2:41pm

Bro I just talked to an MD and an HR last week, they said they are going to review resumes at the beginning of Aug. 

Whatever ur intention or ur resource is, Barclays is far from done

  • Intern in IB - CB
Jul 15, 2021 - 2:18am

Rising junior new to IB recruiting at Rutgers. Which banks can I network with people still to get a SA role for summer for 2022?

  • Intern in IB - CB
Jul 15, 2021 - 9:28pm


Jul 19, 2021 - 2:24pm
H4ndsOfGold, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Harris Williams / Oppenheimer / RJ / Other Boutiques + Potential Openings if there are open spots at previous banks. Still plenty of opportunities albeit most of the EB's, MM, BB are probably done or currently in the process. But you never know just reach out to people and ask about the process and maybe they can slip you in if you impress them enough. Good luck!

Jul 19, 2021 - 2:26pm
H4ndsOfGold, what's your opinion? Comment below:


This is helpful as well. Leerink is done for sure though.

  • Prospect in IB-M&A
Jul 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Leerink opened apps on my school OCR for both SA and FT about a week ago ( this was in addition to their older app cycle) . Is it valid to try networking? Maybe they're taking more for the new tech group - it said healthcare & tech analyst.. or could just be for formalities and their class is full already ?

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  • Prospect in IB - Gen
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