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+20 Need help: Msc in Finance at HEC Paris or Bocconi 7 20h
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+14 Please provide guidance/reality check summer internships 3 2w
+26 Best paid jobs in Switzerland 25 2w
+11 I worked hard and need guidance now, for hope is a beautiful thing 3 3w
+15 Do I have what it takes? 8 4w
+12 Advice Needed - MiM/ MFA/ MFE to IB : Too Old And Too Little Experience? 3 1mo
0 Big 4 Audit -> Big 4 TS -> Boutique M&A -> Then What? 1 1mo
+9 Where and what next? 1 1mo
+19 Seeking Guidance on Choosing Career Path in Finance – Asset Management, Sales and Trading, or Corporate Finance? 5 1mo
0 Passeport talent sponsorship in France 0 1mo
+1 Language as a barrier to entry 3 1mo
+9 Does where you do your internship matter? 1 1mo
+3 Fully remote job options in Finance 1 1mo
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+11 Learning what skill will give you the highest ROI 8 1mo
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+12 Back office Exit Opps 1 2mo
+28 I want to work in sovereign advisory 30 2mo
+10 Help me hop the pond ! (REPE) 2 2mo
+19 Which city has better prospects: London or Frankfurt 15 2mo
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+17 Should I defer my target MSc? 4 2mo
+58 Tough decision - Take IB offer or stay in FP&A? 45 2mo
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+9 LinkedIn job searchig Tips/Advice 1 3mo
+10 Lost half a year - MSc, grad roles or what now? 2 3mo
+12 LinkedIn Job Searching / Alert tips 0 3mo
+33 Ghana vs Uganada, which Country to put on CV 7 3mo
+14 Super Weird Profile for Investment Banking (Advice) 3 3mo
+3 U.S. Students in Europe 1 4mo
+6 No mid-cap M&A firm wants me 1 4mo
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+3 Graduate - Losing hope 2 4mo
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+15 Dilemma: IBD London vs. Paris vs. Frankfurt 6 5mo
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+3 Zurich as foreigner 2 5mo
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+12 Is it possible to go for IB in Paris straight out of an American college? 1 5mo
+6 Career in ME from European target school? 0 5mo
+15 IB in Paris without speaking French 2 5mo
+17 IBD Associate interview from PE 6 5mo
+3 Perella Weinberg Interview 2 5mo
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+9 No visibility for when I can join the company as an official internal employee 1 5mo
+17 Bulge Bracket M&A Offer in European Office vs Consulting Roles in London - Need Advice! 6 5mo
+7 Any hope left to pursue IB? 2 5mo
+10 Help Needed: Finding a Short-Term Let in Central London for job opportunity 1 5mo
+3 Export Finance at Santander in Europe 1 5mo
+7 Best Response to "Tell me about yourself" Interview Question 4 5mo
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+22 Can't even get IB interviews. 5 6mo
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+9 Jefferies FIG? 9 6mo
+9 Accept Asset Management offer or hope for a Consulting offer? 1 6mo
+9 Corporate Finance in Sydney - How to Get There from London? 1 6mo
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+23 Book Smarts Overrated In IB 3 6mo
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+23 Are there good IB opportunities in London and Paris for the next 3 years? 4 6mo
+9 Genuinely nice MD 1 6mo
+3 Barclays 2024 IB 3 7mo
+24 Non-EU student MFin in the UK or France? 18 7mo
+23 No job offer after more than 40 interviews 6 7mo
+23 Post recruiting anxiety 3 7mo
+3 Can I reuse the same Cover Letters/Application Questions if I'm rerecruiting? 2 7mo
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+12 IB Full Time recruiting questions 2 7mo
+14 Moving from MBB to IB? Does it make sense? 2 7mo
+14 From IB to small regional M&A shop 5 7mo
+3 Paris IB Recruitment 1 7mo
+21 How to break into Investment Banking from as an engineering student? 4 7mo
+9 Is an MSF worth it to get another chance at BB IB recruiting? 5 7mo
+15 Need help ? How do you do it ? 1 8mo
+12 Where to go to? 1 8mo
+3 Do you keep in touch with your cold email network? 2 8mo
+14 Unemployed for 6 months as a fresh graduate 4 8mo
+3 Have I started networking to late 1 8mo
+9 Tips on how can I land an IB Internship with basically no Work Experience? 3 8mo
+9 I need some advice… 1 8mo
+6 advice for accounting internship 1 8mo
+7 Graduated MSc last year, what to apply for in London? 2 8mo
+21 How to get treated like an analyst/grinded over the summer at a firm with "good culture" 3 8mo
+9 Help - Middle Office Collateral, Job evolution? 1 8mo
+3 Hesitating between two M&A internships 4 8mo
+9 Should I pursue a MSc in Finance to get into IB London 2 8mo
+11 Comp Ib vs Management Consulting in continental Europe 2 9mo
+16 Effective Networking E-mail Subject Lines 39 9mo
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  • Goldman Sachs 19 98.8%
  • Harris Williams & Co. (++) 98.3%
  • Lazard Freres 02 97.7%
  • JPMorgan Chase 04 97.1%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

March 2024 Investment Banking

  • Harris Williams & Co. 18 99.4%
  • JPMorgan Chase 11 98.8%
  • Lazard Freres 05 98.3%
  • Morgan Stanley 07 97.7%
  • William Blair 03 97.1%

Professional Growth Opportunities

March 2024 Investment Banking

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  • Jefferies & Company 02 98.8%
  • Goldman Sachs 17 98.3%
  • Moelis & Company 06 97.7%
  • Lincoln International 04 97.1%

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  • Vice President (19) $385
  • Associates (81) $263
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (12) $184
  • Intern/Summer Associate (32) $172
  • 2nd Year Analyst (60) $169
  • 1st Year Analyst (193) $159
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (142) $101
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