London 2022SA Progress Megathread

Updated 14/11/21 (thanks for updates in comments)

Bain Capital - offers out

Barclays - Some ACs out


Berenberg -

BlackRock -

Blackstone - 1st rounds

BofA - ACs out, most offers out

BNP - Hirevues out; Markets & IBD ACs out

Campbell Lutyens - First Rounds Done


Centerview - offers out

Citadel - Tests sent

Citi - phone screen, IBD, CM AC


CS - IBD, S&T Phone screens out, some ACs out

DB - ACs out


DC Advisory - Hirevue & VIs

Evercore - offers out

Fidelity - ACs from Dec/Jan depending on division

Gleacher - Second Rounds Out

Greenhill - ACs out (12/11/21)

GS - AM, GM, GIR, IBD ACs out; some offers given

Houlihan Lokey - (FT ACs out, offers given)

HSBC - Some ACs out

Jane Street - first rounds out

Jefferies - ACs out

JPM - AM, IBD, Sales, Markets, Credit Risk ACs out (ACs running weekly till Jan AFAIK)

Lazard IB - filled from Spring

Macquarie - VI

Mizuho - phone screen

Moelis -


MS - IBD, S&T ACs out, offers given; BRM AC out


M&G - VI


NatWest - don't apply here

Nomura - ACs out


Point72 - Case studies sent

PIMCO - VI

PJT -


PWP - ACs / Offers Out

RBC - ACs out

Rothschild - ACs out, most offers out(SA&FT)

SC - ACs out


Schroders - VI

SocGen - Open

Temasek - Case Studies Sent

UBS - Markets 1st AC out (FT IBD ACs out)

If you know of any progress please comment here so we can consolidate them.

Everything is regarding SA unless specifically stated FT

Editing doesn't work on desktop and the formatting gets reset on mobile so tedious to update, so I will batch updates every few days.

Comments (1659)

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Aug 2, 2021 - 10:16am
Hamptons, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Since when did JPM require a second language for their IBD summer in London?? 

Ridiculous considering it's the LDN office and none of their spring interns needed a second language

  • Analyst 1 in IB-M&A
Aug 25, 2021 - 5:59pm

A lot of spring week participants are fast-tracked for super days from my understanding. 

Aug 3, 2021 - 9:45am
nutmegger189, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Honestly not much, I don't think they even start sending out first rounds until like mid-September earliest.

Aug 4, 2021 - 10:40am
Rawb1, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Hi all.

Does anyone know when the full time analyst positions open up, or is it around the same date?

Thanks

Aug 6, 2021 - 1:28pm
Rattle, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I emailed Fidelity a couple of weeks ago about 2022 summer internships (EMEA) and was told applications will open mid-September until mid-November (was also told they dont operate on a FCFS basis).

  • Prospect in IB-M&A
Aug 7, 2021 - 2:52pm

how to apply to GS MBD for SA? is it under Asset Management or do they no longer recruit for SA?

Aug 9, 2021 - 9:39am
Jeeves, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Got and did my Hirevue for JPM IBD. But now the job posting is not available anymore, whats up with that?

When do you usually hear back after the Hirevue is done in case your application moves forward?

Also got online assessments for MS. Nothing from GS yet.

  • Intern in S&T - FI
Aug 9, 2021 - 5:54pm

Initial posting was asking for required second/European language I think, so they fixed it

  • Intern in PE - Other
Aug 9, 2021 - 5:42pm

same. Nothing from GS yet

  • Intern in IB - Gen
Aug 13, 2021 - 7:00pm

Are you sure PJT is end August? Last year it was like October open?

Aug 16, 2021 - 7:44am
Quinner, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Hi there, would appreciate if anyone knows if you need to submit a different Cover Letter for applying to different divisions within Morgan Stanley. For instance, if you wanted to apply to Investment Management and Global Markets - would you need to submit 2 separate Cover Letters or is it like Goldman's application please?

Thank you!

Aug 16, 2021 - 11:37am
IB.intern123, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Also, does anyone know whether MS will open IBD off-cycle in London for beginning of 2022? So far, there is only GCM but we are limited to 3 applications per cycle, so I don't want to risk applying for GCM and then later IBD opening

Aug 16, 2021 - 11:38am
IB.intern123, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Did anyone hear anything from Blackstone? I submitted Pymetrics, but am still waiting

  • Intern in PE - Other
Aug 16, 2021 - 7:10pm

I am in the same stage as you. Did the pymetrics but never heard back

  • Intern in IB - Gen
Aug 18, 2021 - 7:10pm

Who is the pymetrics test provider? Also I can't find the link for BX - does anyone know where to find this?? Thanks

Aug 17, 2021 - 8:57am
joris_bohnson, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Does anyone know if any London BB/EB strictly enforces the penultimate year rule for SA positions?

One-year masters student here and wondering if I can apply for SA

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  • Intern in S&T - FI
Aug 17, 2021 - 7:18pm

I know for sure DB does

  • Intern in S&T - FI
Aug 17, 2021 - 5:15pm

can't edit this thread for now - but I have emailed the admins

GS - GM hirevues are out, MS - IBD phone screens 1st round are out

Aug 19, 2021 - 4:46am
IB.intern123, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Am I allowed to apply for more than 3 positions per year in JPM? I've already applied to 3 but the site did not block me when starting my application for another position (even though they state that the cap is 3). Has anyone already applied for more than 3?

  • Intern in IB - Gen
Aug 21, 2021 - 7:23am

Think the website allows you to apply to more than 3. But risk is if you do they may just reject all of your applications. Have heard of this happening to people in the past

Aug 19, 2021 - 4:53am
IB.intern123, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Does anyone know whether IBD off-cycle for MS in London will open? Also, when is it too late to apply for positions which opened in August in MS?

  • Intern in S&T - FI
Aug 19, 2021 - 5:26am

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Aug 27, 2021 - 6:53am
gobelinusanalyst, what's your opinion? Comment below:

For the 3 categories it was « performed well above the requirements for this position »

  • Intern in IB - Gen
Aug 21, 2021 - 7:48am

Any know what the application process involves?

Aug 21, 2021 - 5:45am
thepots, what's your opinion? Comment below:

any insights on the blackstone appication process? do you get a hirevue immediately?

Aug 21, 2021 - 6:03am
gg243_, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Yes, Pymetrics Games and after Pymetrics Video, I have done both but never hear back after the Pymetrics video interview

Aug 22, 2021 - 11:20am
rubians, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I got rejected despite a perfect report (scored much better in all sections)...I guess it's due to my lack of prior internships though

Aug 22, 2021 - 4:51pm
semi-target-applicant, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Not sure if it's due to the lack of internship? We are only penultimate students and I don't think we are expected to have lots of internships on our CV. Maybe you lacked work or extracurricular experience or they didn't like your cover letter?

  • Intern in IB - Gen
Aug 23, 2021 - 9:58am

Is BlackRock rolling?

  • Prospect in Consulting
Aug 25, 2021 - 12:45pm

Technically can apply to a max of 3 positions a year

  • Intern in S&T - FI
Aug 25, 2021 - 1:25pm

for JPM is it max 3 positions globally or per region? Thanks

Aug 27, 2021 - 6:53am
gobelinusanalyst, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Did it last year, took 1.5 months to hear back after hirevue then superday one week wait and offer

Aug 27, 2021 - 2:57pm
socialclimber, what's your opinion? Comment below:

How well do you have to do in MS online tests to get a phone interview? I got 'well above requirements' in SJT and Inductive Reasoning, but only 'above requirements' for Numerical and wondering if that means an automatic ding.

  • Intern in PE - Other
Sep 13, 2021 - 12:35pm

I got well above the requirements in the Inductive and Numerical, and very well alligned with the business unit in the SJT and got dinged. I have solid experience as well so no idea about what the criteria is

  • Intern in IB - Gen
Aug 27, 2021 - 5:45pm

Is Evercore open?? It says it is not on the website but some people have said they have already applied?

  • Intern in S&T - FI
Aug 27, 2021 - 7:27pm

opened on 23rd and some phone interviews are already out

Aug 30, 2021 - 5:53am
gobelinusanalyst, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Really they got 1st round out? Shit, do you know how much does the cover letter weight?

Aug 28, 2021 - 1:00pm
andrewmansmisterio, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I received mine yesterday, I don't know if for London offices people already received one before me ?

Aug 30, 2021 - 5:54am
gobelinusanalyst, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Anyone got info about Evercore (e.g. if you're recommended the job by the Hr or recruiter directly, does it make a difference? What about the cover letter? Is it bad to show a human side in IB, have been pretty adventurous when writing mine?)

  • Intern in S&T - FI
Aug 30, 2021 - 11:26am

Is it even worth applying to MS IBD now? Was mainly focusing on S&T which opened today but thought I will also send app for IBD considering you can send 3 MS apps

Aug 31, 2021 - 7:42am
si-smoba, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Houlihan is open
Greenhill will open next Monday (6th Sep)

Triton Partners - opened their PE internship opening yesterday

Aug 31, 2021 - 9:03am
si-smoba, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Keeping an eye on their websites... expect a lot to open this/next week

Aug 31, 2021 - 8:25am
gg243_, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Anyone know if we can already submit an application for Alantra Summer Internship since there is no formal application system ?

Sep 1, 2021 - 12:16pm
Intern_IB, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I would say so considering there is no formal application process. I applied a couple of weeks ago and didn't hear anything back (same for CVP). That's just me though lol

Aug 31, 2021 - 11:07am
i-have-no-clue, what's your opinion? Comment below:

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  • Intern in IB - ECM
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