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Freshman with an interest in hedge funds. Hi, Today I found WSO and was immediately hooked on it, especially when it seems like a goldmine of information. After a gap year last year, I finally took an interest in hedge funds and would like to join one someday. However, as I would be an international freshman in Minerva Schools at KGI, which...
atp901
11 day 23 min ago
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I have no internships. Will getting a FT offer be nearly impossible?Hi guys! I'm currently a senior who's set to graduate in January 2018. Because I was in a car accident last May, I've had no work experience. I had an internship lined up last summer, but because I had a broken arm, shattered foot, and other injuries, I decided to take an on-campus sales job across ...
Tricia-LM
03 days 2 hours ago
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New Guy - Needing Supply Chain Career Advice Hey y'all, New to the forums. Looking for some career advice. I'm currently working Operations/Supply Chain (Planning) in a F500 type company in Boston, in my late 20s. I did my Finance undergrad at a large New England state school with a 3.5 GPA. I like my job, but I'm looking to fast track career ...
PartySmasher
04 days 13 hours ago
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Boutique consulting worldHello, I came across this website while trying to understand competitive salary raises in consulting. I found this website to be really helpful, although I am finding that it does not gear towards boutique consulting firms. I am still excited to be a part of this community and look forward to being ...
Nitya-Karki
05 days 1 hour ago
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Fashion ----> Finance (Yep I know)Let me make this short and simple. Background: I went to one of fashion school ivy leagues (FIT) and finished undergrad with a degree in Fashion Merchandising. I wanted to be a planner. Fashion Merchandising: Business degree with a focus on consumer retail Planner: T...
TheFinanceTemp
165 days 15 hours ago
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Career Guidance for Accounting MajorHello everybody, This is my first ever post here and I'm hoping you guys will be able to help me out. I'm currently a junior at a non-target school in NY. I'm an accounting major with a cumulative GPA of 3.7 but a major GPA of 4.0. I just received an offer for a winter internship next year with one ...
Jtracy3
01 week 1 day ago
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I have a liberal arts degree but now want to change my career, am I fucked?So, I posted this in another forum but hadn't seen this forum, though it appears this section may be more appropriate. Here it is: For the majority of my life I thought I wanted to be a lawyer, hence graduating from a Top 20 university (albeit not a US school) with an Hon. B.A. in History and Philos...
ESKEb
21 week 5 days ago
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orthotoER
01 week 5 days ago
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New to WSO from NJ Good evening everyone! I currently work in purchasing for a government contractor, I'm 30, and have a BA in psych from a small school in NJ. I am currently interested in a career in finance. I'm currently taking classes on Udemy to try to learn modeling, and the ins and outs. I'm also a bit shy so I...
Alchermest
02 weeks 6 hours ago
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AMA - I'm an online MBA/MSF Candidate at KelleyHello everyone. This is my first WSO post--and as a matter of fact, my first real forum post in general (aside from the occasional reply on some random interest group). I'll first tell a short bit about who I am, where I live and work, and why I have joined WSO. Next, I'll talk about why I chose Kel...
Rhodium
562 weeks 17 hours ago
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Looking for Advice- grad school or career change?I am 24 years old, currently working for an industrial contractor as a project controls analyst. I have a BS in Construction Engineering from a Tier 2 school in Mississippi, graduated with an average GPA but because of some industry contacts I was able to secure a high paying position with a top tie...
ReDev251
22 weeks 3 days ago
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Rasmus-Andersen
02 weeks 5 days ago
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Hi - I'm newHi I am new. ...
ChickOnDeck
222 weeks 6 days ago
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My Introduction - 9 months into job hunt. Yikes. Hello all! This is my first post and, as titled, it is my introductory post. I graduated in May from a small, non-target school with a degree in finance and a minor in economics. I have completed one internship with a RIA associated with Morgan Stanley and that is my only relevant work experience. I...
CPOMalley
03 weeks 1 day ago
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PLEASE HELP ME URGENTSorry for the title but i need help. I am currently applying for a summer analyst program abroad and I have a 3.3 at a non target. I am planning to send an email to the head of the investment banking abroad and want to write the best email I have ever sent. I need help My name is BOB and I just appl...
OptionsProdigy
223 weeks 3 days ago
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Mixed background, interested in ERHi WSO, I am a 27 yo college grad interested in pursuing ER in the healthcare/biotech sector. Unfortunately, my resume is a bit meandering as I have explored a few possible careers, and I suspect this may hurt me trying to break into finance. Briefly, I have two undergraduate degrees (BA ethics, BS ...
Kauchy
43 weeks 4 days ago
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Undergraduate Target SchoolsHi, I'm a high school student, and I'm interested in finance and have been trying to learn about the subject. I would like to know what I can do to get into some target schools. I have an excellent academic track and scores, so what else can raise my chances of acceptance? Also, would any of you kno...
AscWhales
23 weeks 5 days ago
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Sweet Yeti of the Serengeti!Hermes Conrad reporting from not New New York. Aspiring to transition from Grade 34 Bureaucrat to Grade 18 Bureaucrat (via an MBA from not Mars University.) Pushing papers at Planet Express is not cutting it these days mon. I need a larger rubber stamp to stamp larger forms and eat bigger manwiches...
hermesconrad
03 weeks 6 days ago
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Anyone from Hawaii?Hey all, wondering how many others on this site are from HI? Primarily looking for people in IB/PE/VC though any friendlies are welcome! ...
NaveM
171 month 14 hours ago
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Philadelphia/South Jersey/Princeton: IB, M&A, HF, PE, VC etc Opportunities/AdviceHi all, New to WSO and hoping my first attempt at a thread isn't a total fail. Reaching out to get some insight about the IB, VC, M&A, HF, PE, S&T, etc. scene in the Philadelphia/ South Jersey area. Oh and any insight into the scene in Princeton, NJ in the mentioned industries would also be ...
docmaestro77
31 month 2 days ago
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Marine Corps Intelligence Officer transitioning to a new careerGood Morning Everyone, I am an Active Duty Marine Corps Intelligence Officer, who is seeking information regarding finance related careers. I want to take my strong foundation in leadership, team-building, and problem-solving, and build new skills through opportunities in the finance career path. I ...
Dave76
41 month 4 days ago
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NewbieHai everyone, I am Roy Felton, a newbie to this family. Happy to join this forum and glad to meet you all. ...
Roy Felton
01 month 4 days ago
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Personal IntroHi, I am a new user and I am currently working as an auditor in the Financial Services Sector for a Big4 Company in Milan (Italy). Why I am here? Well, first of all I have a real passion for finance and I am sure that keeping an eye on this site will enhance my skills. I also hope one day to be able...
RobyGH
01 month 1 week ago
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New user, didnt get confirmation emailHi, been lurking on these forums for a while and decided to join. I tried to post yesterday but apparently i didn't. It might be because I haven't received a confirmation email, does anyone know where I can get them to resend it? ...
Jonyface
01 month 1 week ago
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Heya! New here! (Also, I need advice)Hi there! My name is Marcus. I've more and more become very fascinated with the financial industry. Finding myself going on and on with friends for hours discussing how it all works. So, I've decided to begin pursuing a career in finance. My main issue is.... I have no idea where to start. I have no...
Keiroontherox
11 month 1 week ago
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What are strong biotech stocks that are recommended for short/long investing?I'm in general trading but I met some biotech guys over the weekend and they do really interesting work. Curious who else is in the sector and what the compelling thoughts are. ...
admirala
11 month 1 week ago
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From Tampa, FLHi WSO users, I am a junior majoring in Finance at USF. I came to States 3 years ago from Russia. As of right now, I want to start my career as Financial Analyst (sell side probably) and start CFA path next year. I know that it requires a lot of time and energy, but I am 100% fine with that. Want to...
FIJIBull
01 month 1 week ago
+1
Startup Banker Says HiHello WSO Monkeys, et al. I'm based in the SF-bay area and worked in BB IBD before moving over to AM. Looking forward to bananas and shits. ...
Rahma
11 month 2 weeks ago
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In Defense of Eating AssI'm gonna start at 30 thousand feet here and zero in on my thesis because that's what my english teachers taught me and I don't wanna disappoint them if they're reading this 'in defense of eating ass' blog. So science says that men are attracted to women chicks with big tits, fat ass, curves, etc be...
randy_eats
251 month 2 weeks ago
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Student looking to learn some new stuffGreetings everybody, I'm currently an undergraduate student (about to graduate in June) out of Europe. I found out about this forum a while ago and lurked around on it for a while and decided to finally make an account. I'm currently studying Economics as my BSc and I plan to do my MSc in Finance ri...
smpjwt29
21 month 2 weeks ago
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advice, after a number of poor life decisionsRecently turned 27, 4 years experience in management accounting, one open university degree in sales and marketing management (low first class honours), and one degree from Aston Business School in business and management (low first class honours again). not in the elite category of UK universities ...
MRMRL
11 month 2 weeks ago
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Navy - RetiredImmediately after high school I enlisted in the Navy, and worked my way up from the bottom to senior enlisted (E7), then commissioned and promoted a few more times (O3) before making the decision to retire. I've been interested in Banking since I was young, but had neither money nor grades for colle...
Guntrain
11 month 2 weeks ago
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EE Starting Technical Sales with Finance in the future?Hey, all. I'm an Electrical Engineering student starting a career in Technical Sales for a large company at the end of this semester. Base pay is good and commission will be fine but I'm starting to look for what I want to do in 2-3 years to start networking and training. Finance can be a lot better...
WetFeet
01 month 2 weeks ago
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A wandering monkeyHello, I'm Adil. I'm a 19 year old weirdo/genius/tinkerer/idiot/etc (delete as appropriate) from London. I have an unhealthy obsession with historic military generals, watches, weightlifting and football - so much so that I manage to talk about Rolexes and Genghis Khan every day of my life (which is...
subutai
01 month 2 weeks ago
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Big4 Job Titles Associate vs. Assistant Manager hey guys, Just a quick question! my cousin is looking for a job and I wanted to know which is better for him as a job title noting cross firm differencesn ...
Natasha88
01 month 3 weeks ago
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Hello from Mexico.Hey guys I'm Carlos and recently came across this forum. It is really cool that there are communities like this. Unfortunately for me, there is no main stream investment culture like in the states. Background: Born in Mexico, raised in the states. Came back to Mexico a few years ago with experience ...
cvellido
31 month 3 weeks ago
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Soon to be French PhD with a brand New green CardHi, I'm a French PhD Quant-Finance student (working on social-media-factor applied to Asset-management mid-to-long term strategies). I hold a Master in quant-finance from top french University and have had 2 years experience in a quant-PM team at a top french bank followed by my current PhD position...
RomaneeConti
01 month 3 weeks ago
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A Lost Law StudentHello all, Perennial lurker here, figured my first post might as well be a desperate plea for help to the WSO community. Here's my problem: I got off the traditional IB career path in college when I set out to buy an insurance brokerage. Originally, I planned to expand the company to also offer WM ...
FinanceandLaw
02 months 7 hours ago
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Introduction - Net Pro ReferralI am Jayden William and I really want to connect with people who are using online advertising for their business promotion. This is the best way to get all the beneficial business leads easily. ...
jaydenwilliam
02 months 23 hours ago
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What the f*ck have I done with my life??Here I am, two months shy of my 40th birthday, and my husband and I are buying a condo in downtown Austin which feels like a total admission of failure. How can I convince him to hang onto a shred of ambition so we can stay in New York, or even Paris, or convince him to switch professions so I don't...
imissmanhattanrealestate
782 months 1 day ago
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New to forumHi all, Looking for a roommate in NYC. Work in ER so my transfer came at an off-recruitment time. Hopefully looking in Manhattan, most areas south of Harlem are fine for commute. ...
ERguy1
02 months 2 days ago
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Nontarget Undergrad, Cold Emailing Follow-Ups - Favorite banana attachedGood evening folks, I'm a sophomore at a liberal arts university in North Carolina and am looking for cold-email advice. I sent out a bunch of emails to boutique investment banks and investment managers and heard back from a few, but I want to get on top of following up. I know to reply to my origin...
ShortTheFed
02 months 2 days ago
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Pure math PhD to go for consulting or quant job?Hi all! I'm just over halfway through my PhD in pure maths, and have always envisioned myself as going for a career in academia. Unfortunately, a physical illness and a subsequent depression has damaged my passion for the subject so that I'm now looking for something just a bit farther away from the...
Astray
62 months 3 days ago
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Interested in a Career in FinanceHello, I just created my account here and am doing my "New User Introduction" forum. I'm currently in school now doing my associates transfer degree at a community college, and then going to a University for my bachelor's in business. I'm currently deciding on what I want to study and thinking about...
GoldenGoals13
02 months 4 days ago
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Newbie AuditorI'm starting a career in auditing, I know that it's not enough to memorize the standards practice is the key. I'm here for some practical tips from all of you experts here :) ...
Midge Overton
02 months 5 days ago
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Greetings from Singapore Hello, my name is Gordon and i am from Singapore. I want to find out more about banking and finance careers and to learn more about the industry in general. I am a final year student at the University of London International Programs, doing a degree in Banking and finance, will probably graduate wit...
Taeyeonist
22 months 5 days ago
+1
Finance Analyst at the largest fruit company(rhymes with Snapple) in the Silicon Valley.Hi everyone! I have been lurking on WSO for a couple of years. I happened to land a position at the largest fruit company in the Silicon Valley (rhymes with Snapple) a year out of college. I work as a Business Analyst that understands the requirements, writes the technical spec docs, and builds the ...
flyinglegion
72 months 5 days ago
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¡Hello Everybody!Good Evening everyone, mi name is Carlos Rebolledo , i am a sell side junior Equity research Analyst at BTG Pactual, an investment bank in Latinamerica. i am currently located in medellin Colombia. hope to know more about the industry and network with other collegues here in WSO. ...
Carlos-Rebolledo
02 months 1 week ago
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my intro and some advice on majorsHello monkeys: My name is Jorge, and I'm starting my second semester in college as a Freshmen in a few days. School wise I'm going to a community college--didn't have the best time during highschool so got rejected everywhere else. At any rate, once I get my A.A. I'm going to use that to transfer to...
jorgeapaez
02 months 1 week ago
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undergrad student seeking advice for future career path in financeHappy belated new year everyone, I am an international student (kinda fobby!!!) currently enrolled at a top-50 U.S. school. I am a senior studying finance and accounting. I decided to join WSO because I really believe it can accelerate my learning curve, since it is full of successful professionals....
D4Gr1nd3r
32 months 1 week ago
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Hello (Introduction)Hi there. I have just finished my undergraduate honours degree at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia, majoring in Finance, Econometrics and Economics. I am in the process for applying for MSc programs in the UK, so I am here to ask questions and look for advce. ...
z3375833
02 months 1 week ago
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Polish People in Investment BankingHi, I am a (unfortunately) Polish high school student who happens to be really interested in finance, the stock market in particular. I do realise that my chances of getting into IB in London, even if I go to LSE or Oxbridge, are minimal if not nonexistent. That's why I would like to ask you whether...
l0l
12 months 2 weeks ago
+57
Uncle Eddie Rides AgainIt was a happy coincidence when Patrick emailed me a couple weeks ago to check in and see what I've been up to, because I've been thinking about you guys a lot lately. It's been a couple years since I was with y'all every day, and at the risk of sounding like a big softy, I've missed this place. The...
Eddie Braverman
812 months 2 weeks ago
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New Member, Looking For GuidanceHey Everyone, I'm a tax CPA (master's included). I recently moved to NYC and I'm more actively pursuing my desire to break into Finance. I Joined Wall Street Oasis because of all the difficulty I encountered in getting feedback and support about the steps I need to take to make this goal a reality. ...
Paloma
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Career Advice ?!Just looking for some advice, just recently finished my undergrad in the New England area, and looking for opportunities in the Fairfield County and New York city area. I have Credit experience, and also commercial real estate experience. I want to break into the industry ( I know very general). D...
thetrader203
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Relocating to San Diego, CA from India and looking to work in FP&A / accounting. Hi All, I am a FP&A (financial planning & analysis) professional based in India currently. I will be relocating to the US post wedding and eligible to work, seeking opportunities in FP&A / related fields post the paper-work is sorted out which I expect to be end of 2017. In that time, I ...
chevy
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Pandemic is here!!! Beware of the Ebola VirusHello fellow apes. I've got the Ebola and going on a couple of years strong here. No need to panic, you will all be dead here soon except for those of you with Hazmat suits and breathing apparatus' on. Once upon a time I sailed in the deep blue seas of the Pacific and now I am swimming in a pond on ...
Ebolamonkey
02 months 3 weeks ago
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Answering the perennial question to myself "Why MBA?"Hi! Basics about me: 3| Engineer| Working in California for 3 years| Work-Visa| Indian| You get the idea(?)| I've seen friends do their MBAs and get jobs in finance et al but didn't jump the bandwagon then and neither am I inclined to jump it now. I have been looking for reasons to do something new,...
narwalajit
02 months 3 weeks ago
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In Texas and new to finance... Want to be on WS.Hello WSO, Was recommended that I come here to ask question and get advice. I live in Austin, and last month was introduced to the world of finance modeling. I fell in love. I wish someone would have introduced me to it in college. My goal is to have an analyst job at a hedge fund, or anywhere, wher...
AustinTx
02 months 3 weeks ago
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New to WSO..Hello everyoneHello all, I am a junior at UAB pursuing a Bachelor's degree in both Accounting and Finance. I look forward to the advice and wisdom shared by all in this community and hopefully I will be better prepared when the time comes to transition into the finance world. I am dual majoring to meet the educat...
kchatman03
72 months 3 weeks ago
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Dilemma : Focus on MBA Prep with high gmat score or Applying for a job ?Hi, I am a newbie at WSO and I need advice. I have an IT background and have resigned from my job as IT consultant to focus on pursuing MBA in order to be a management consultant. Can anyone give me advice to help me get out of facing dilemma whether i still focus on pursuing MBA or applying for a j...
tanzzt
53 months 1 day ago
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Career Advice For UGradHey everyone I'm a junior finance major at a state school. I currently have a 3.34 (honestly may drop after this semester) which I know isn't good. I slacked really hard last two semesters and I don't deserve to make excuses for myself I just simply am coming looking for some advice. I have been tak...
gutie142
03 months 3 days ago
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Toronto Based. Studying Agri-Food Business. Interested in PE, VC & Consulting. Do firms here deal with Food/Bev Business?Hey everyone, feel free to check my history for my resume. Title says the jist of it. I'm really happy to have found a like minded forum. I have some past in the Coffee Industry. Commodity trading is interesting, though seems unattainable for someone without a coding background. Interesting in PE, V...
Wigglesworth
03 months 4 days ago
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scorpion123
03 months 1 week ago
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Compliance Analyst at TOP 5 IB bank, yet I feel shit?Hi, I have recently been offered a job at a top IB bank in the compliance division. The programme is rotational so I will be assigned to a front desk (not sure which I would prefer -- I am learning towards IB, Asset Management etc) whatever happens I am KEEEN to get land an advisory role. That is my...
secretpanda
33 months 1 week ago
+2
Looking to LearnHello, I am a student and new to the world of finance, for the last few weeks I have been trying to read as much as I can in my spare time to learn. I have an interest in the markets with hopes of eventually (long term goal) making it to the buy side. For now, I was wondering if anyone had any insig...
Oskie99
33 months 1 week ago
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Does IT have credI'm new to WSO and to finance industry. I'm considering an offer in IT infrastructure. It is very attractive overall but I am wondering if anyone can speak to perceptions of IT and infrastructure in particular. IT is rightly loathed in many places both by non techs and by Developers who can't stand ...
mcarl
03 months 2 weeks ago
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Intro to a Non-traditionalist Hello! Just wanted to take a minute to introduce myself to Wall Street Oasis, something that was recommended to me by some friends on my new college campus. As the forum topic title indicates, I am a non-traditional student and seeker of a job on Wall Street. Long story short, I had a turbulent end...
ChiefExecutiveStudent21
33 months 2 weeks ago
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Hello There Everyone Hello there everyone I am Adam Smith and I am a forex broker and trading expert . I am here to meet the queries that you have in mind related to every aspect of forex trading. ...
adamsmiths
03 months 2 weeks ago
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janman
03 months 2 weeks ago
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Tips for breaking into internship or Junior position?Hi WSO people! I'm here to figure out how the hell to break into corporate dev, M&A, or a family office (or anything related to banking, corporate finance, PE, etc. I've learned not to be picky when starting off). I have experience in being a project analyst, real estate associate, and business ...
HoodieDude
03 months 3 weeks ago
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New to the forum - looking for a career change Hi all, I joined the forum yesterday and already it has been very helpful. I found my way here as I am looking for a career change; I have a bit of an up hill battle as I do not come from a target school and I did not study finance. I currently work in financial services (insurance) where I work wit...
doubleuj
03 months 3 weeks ago
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Early Bird!Anomaly here! Well let's say I have came a long way to this forum. I fell for IB (Finance at the time for me) when I was the school topper in eighth grade. In a third world country, I dropped out of school to pursue early business and economics high school courses in alternative (premium) curriculum...
Ariba
03 months 3 weeks ago
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Pakistani Student wanting to break in to Investment BankingHi, I'm a Pakistani student studying at a non target university in Turkey. I'm absolutely insane about investment banking (ECM, DCM and M&A). I have a high GPA finally after messing up my A levels and first two years. I have a summer internship in Grant Thornton in 2016 and two part time jobs te...
MikeZK
73 months 3 weeks ago
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Comp/hours in Investment sales at big CREI am a rising senior interested in IS. I've seen a lot of info on here about firms like HFF and Eastdil, but there's not a lot out there about the investment sales/"capital markets" at firms like CBRE/Cushman/JLL. Could anybody provide info on the comp & hours at these groups in a major market...
REstudent92
33 months 3 weeks ago
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New user want to discuss about church loan.I am a new user into this forum. I want to discussion about church loan, church financing and church mortgage. ...
Morris
14 months 10 hours ago
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College Student in Junior YearHey everybody just wanted to go ahead and introduce myself. I am a college student currently in my Junior year hoping to use this website as a resource to acheive my career goals. Without giving away too much, I attend a non-target state school in the south where i double major in finance and econom...
villewill19
04 months 3 days ago
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Transitioning VeteranHi, I'm a military officer transitioning from Active Duty in summer 2017. I'm relatively new to the Finance Industry, and I'm planning on applying for Goldman's veteran internship program. I'm hoping to gain more insights into the overall industry, and Goldman specifically. ...
Kasper
04 months 1 week ago
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Transitioning MarineHello all, I'll be transitioning out of the Marine Corps after 8.5 glorious years this coming October. I'm studying Finance at Penn State, have an officer position within their Financial Management Association, am participating in their Student Managed Fund, and plan to register for the CFA L1 exam ...
YH5331
24 months 1 week ago
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New to WSO, working at IFCHi, I'm new to WSO and wanted to take a minute to introduce myself. I'm currently working at IFC as an Investment Officer, specialized in insurance. Prior to joining IFC, I worked at the Inter-American Development Bank's Multilateral Investment Fund, which is essentially the 'innovation lab' of th...
IFC monkey
164 months 1 week ago
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Spanish RookieHi everyone! After so much reading around wso it's time to introduce myself: After just 1 year exp developing a retail franchising company i belive RE is my industry. I'm in the final interview for a top consultancy RE firm for a high street position. It's a great opportunity and and perhaps the fir...
SimpleMan
04 months 1 week ago
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College student majoring as a statisticianHey everybody, I'm a college student right now, my plan is to major in Statistics and continue on to graduate school to complete a master's in the field at least. I had some quick questions. What would be a suitable double major or minor? I've considered mathematics, computer science, and economics....
jywso09
04 months 1 week ago
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Finance after Computer Science - Second degree for IB or IM ?Trying to figure out where to go from here. So here's the story. I've completed a degree in computer science and after working a year in software development I've confirmed this isn't for me. Ideally, I'd like to transition into Portfolio or Asset Management. Now coming from an average school in Can...
JustAKid
04 months 2 weeks ago
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Asia PEHi guys, I'm more than a few years out of college (let's say I'm 30 years old) and work in Hong Kong in private equity. Before anyone starts asking any questions, let me be very clear that I do not work for a PE house or make investments. I work for a consultant/advisory firm. A bit about me. Ameri...
Jamoldo
84 months 2 weeks ago
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JazzyUSMC IntroductionHello all, I am a Marine Corp veteran with five years of honorable service, and currently a senior studying Economics at UC Davis. During my time in academia, I have fallen in love with Finance and Investing. Currently, I am interning in the Morgan Stanley Financial Training Program, taught by the...
JazzyUSMC
04 months 3 weeks ago
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long time lurker from the UKHey, I'm a student (non-finance degree) at a target uni in the UK looking to break into investment banking. Am currently penultimate year looking for summer placements Taken a rather recent interest to Investment banking so still don't know a lot about the industry. One big consideration for me is ...
stabilo
74 months 3 weeks ago
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Mechanical Engineer to FinanceNot sure I should have posted under this sub-forum or the one for MBA. Here is the link to my intro: wallstreetoasis(dot)com/forums/interest-mba-finance-top-10-15-admit-chances ...
the_viking
14 months 3 weeks ago
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Corporate Strategy / Dev AssociateHi all, Recently began actively reading WSO. Currently a 1st year associate in the Corporate Strategy / Dev group in a Fortune 50 company. Would love to be more involved in the WSO community ...
mlman
04 months 3 weeks ago
+16
AMA: A Bored Financial AdvisorHello everyone. I've lurked here on and off over the years and realize there isn't much activity regarding wealth management, but thought I'd register anyway. I'm in my 30s, at an independent broker/dealer, been doing this over a decade (after getting my B.S. in finance and an MBA at a state schoo...
wrapfee
854 months 3 weeks ago
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Am I Screwed? New User HelpHi everyone. I'm a new monkey here, I've known about this site for a while, but did not sign up until now. Something like this has probably been already discussed, but I couldn't find an adequate posting, so here we are. I am a senior coming from what would be thoroughly considered a non-target scho...
OmgitsMario
24 months 4 weeks ago
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Hello everyone!greetings to all fellow monkeys. Carol here and nice to meet you! I studied finance in college and aspire to be an analyst. ...
carolynjjones
05 months 1 day ago
+2
GoldmansSack
55 months 2 days ago
0
New user looking for career adviceHello All, I'm currently an external auditor at one of the big 4. I just started about 3 months ago, and I don't like the work in accounting much. I want to transfer into finance related or consulting field after one or two years in the assurance service line. Please let me know what I can do with m...
anhle0322
25 months 1 week ago
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Excited to be hereWow, I just don't know where to begin. I didn't think websites like this existed so I am really excited to be a part of it. A little background about me, currently 22 and working in a degree towards healthcare. Definitely away from the norm considering everyone here is in some form of banking. Grew ...
InhumanePA
05 months 1 week ago
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Mini AMA: I'm a seasoned Financial Advisor at a Large Wirehouse, should I leave and get my MBA?Much like the rest of the new users, I've been lurking around this forum for about a year or so trying to gauge other sectors of the financial services industry, but have decided to make my first official post. Full disclosure -- I did notice another user posting an AMA for Financial Advisors, but I...
RealSlim
15 months 1 week ago
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Any Advice Is Greatly AppreciatedHi all, I'm a recent graduate with a BA in finance and am looking for any advice to gain a position as a junior analyst in Los Angeles. I'm currently an operations coordinator that handles data validation for an E-commerce data migration project. The daily tasks include extracting SKU data from an...
noahthenoob
15 months 1 week ago
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Hi I'm Jack!Hello, my name is Jack and I'm interested in a career in investment banking, I'm still 17 yo though. what I know about the industry comes from my interaction with local investment bankers, here in the middle east investment banking socks though, so my future career would be in somewhere else, a bett...
JackTheBad
05 months 2 weeks ago
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new lurker seeking insight Hello all, I am new to the forum. I am a junior from a non-target b-school looking to break into corporate finance, sales/trading, banking, or equity research. Coming from a non-target school has definitely forced me to confront the realities of the job market. I have applied for numerous internship...
endogenousdynamics20
15 months 2 weeks ago
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Introducing Myself - Ankit KumarHey I am new here. I am in Finance Industry. I am here to learn about the new things about the investment market and share my views about it. Thanks in Advance ...
ankit12
105 months 3 weeks ago
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UVA student thinking of future as quant/prop traderHey, I'm a first year (I know) at UVA. I've signed up here because of my growing interest in quant work/prop shops. Generally, I just want to figure out how to best use my time at UVA to get myself to where I want to be, and really find out if I want to do this stuff for my career. I'm probably goi...
uvastudent
25 months 3 weeks ago

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