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WSO Hall of Fame: Other Industries Forum

WallStreetOasis.com

The Wall Street Oasis Other Industries Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best discussions on various other industries. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To view a full list of Q&A’s & Interviews please navigate here...

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Commercial Underwriting Intern

Trek1893

Hi, I'm a sophomore at a target school and was offered a commercial underwriting internship at a well established insurance company. I'm wondering how practical this position would be if I'm looking to pursue an internship in IB during my junior year. I did an internship at an NGO my freshmen summe...

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AMA - Commercial Banking Credit Risk SVP in Southeast USA

MidasMulligan

Howdy all, I'm a long-time lurker on this site, finally decided to post and say hi. About Me: - I'm a 10 year commercial banking veteran that got started in 2008-2009 going through a super-regional's FLDP right out of school. - Spent time in various credit functions during and after the Crisis a...

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How do I prepare for an Operations Internship Interview at UBS

aj9730

I am a Computer Science Engineering student minoring in Finance. I want to be a quant but I obviously don't have the educational qualifications necessary to become one yet. I decided to apply to a gap year Operations Internship at UBS so that I would get a better insight into the industry. I constan...

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Supply Chain Managment Compensation

LosNitro

Hey all, I am currently a high school senior evaluating my career options. Recently, I have been considering a career in supply chain. I am leaning towards a career in supply chain opposed to investment banking purley because of the work life balance and because I heard many people in supply chain t...

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Your chance to affect on somebody's fate | 20 y/o looking to step up in Madrid

Polar Star

Hey, WSO! I need your advice. I am a 20 years old second year student (non target in EU, target in my country) related to economics in one of the northern EU countries. I work and study, not really motivated in uni, but I am passing every exam without issues. I work in a brokerage house and make a...

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Commercial Credit Analyst @ Credit Union Exit Opps Into Mezz/Distressed/Other Credit Funds

Eyesore

Just wondering if I could pull on the vast experience within WSO and ask what the transition was like, that is if anyone has done it, into credit related hedge funds from a credit analyst at a mid-sized financial institution. I am a dual citizen working in Canada as a credit analyst for a credit uni...

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property financials verbiage

zacksc11

Not a wholly important topic..but coming from IBD into REPE investment, I always hear "property financials". Why do people in the industry always say "property financials", which is technically impossible since a property is an asset and cannot have its own IS/BS/CF and instead why not say "proper...

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Tech As An Alternative to Finance

CuriousCharacter

I’ve been seeing lots of grass is greener envy on WSO and thought I could offer perspective. ####For Context I was all set to join a hedge fund post graduation, but the financial crisis put the brakes on that plan: the fund pulled out of my country, I took a job in big tech to ride out the sto...

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My 2018 Series 7 experience

Bull St.

I took and passed the FINRA Series 7 exam this morning 6-1-2018 and used Kaplan exclusively to prepare. I studied for 4 weeks and sat in on their live class for the full 4 days, leaving myself a week to do practice tests until I was blue in the face. Having very little knowledge of the subject matte...

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Does anything pay better than finance?

sheperd99

If we looked at jobs purely for monetary purposes, does anything beat out finance? Engineers/hard science professions usually don't earn that much starting out and their salaries don't grow that much. Engineers with 15 years of experience could only be earning 150-200k. Heck, auditors probably earn...

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You can make friends with me

helenharry

I am a new member, so I do not have a friend. You can make friends with me. I want to learn more. Liked the site and thought should join wikihow hoping I will be of some help and of course to get some help.. Thank you...

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Prospecting for debt fund focused on microcap short-term lending

leveragedlogic

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Transition to CFO role or stay in Comm. Banking?

MidasMulligan

Background: I'm an SVP in a commercial banking credit role at a medium-sized bank. My job is "fine" and there is nothing intolerable about it except that I am bored to tears doing it. In addition, the firm is going through some growing pains and making poor decisions about how to navigate this path....

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Start-Up Sacrifices

Mike Tyson

Interested to hear from those who have started up their own business (successfully or otherwise). What were the sacrifices that you / your partner made in order to make things work? Was it worth quitting your day job or high paying job for something unstable and risky?...

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Entrepreneurs on WSO, what you wish you knew before starting?

French35

I know entrepreneurship is extremely difficult. I am aiming to start my own venture in the education industry in few years. I am wondering what do you guys wish you knew before to make the jump? ...

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AMA - Big 4 TAS Financial Diligence

Seamless n' Senescence

Hi all, I've been looking around WSO for a while now but haven't gotten around to posting anything substantial/giving back. I'm doing an AMA for the next two weeks give or take to answer questions/thoughts you might have. Hopefully I can help despite my limited background, given the seeming lack of...

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Physical Commodities Trading Startup

Adushe

Hello there fellow hominids! It's been quite a long while since I came through here and a lot has happened since then. Diving right in the story, last I was here, I was a banker working in a commercial bank in the middle east, running an international banking desk. I called it quits a couple of ye...

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Talent Agent Career: Thoughts?

SponsorPromote

Just curious if anyone has considered working at a talent agency in Los Angeles. Whether it be a major one like CAA/ WME, or even a small boutique shop. Seems like an interesting career. I go to a school where CAA and WME recruit at and know people who have gone into the mail room. Would love to he...

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Advice for First Job: Credit Analyst (Commercial Credit Administration)

Goo Lagoon

Hi, everyone. This is my first post so pardon me not knowing how things go on here. I graduated this past May with a degree in econ. I was very fortunate to land a Credit Analyst role last week (commercial credit administration) at a MM firm that starts in January. Before going into this role, I w...

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New world currency

jay.mummadi

The IMF and UN should help to implement a new world currency to safeguard global economic and financial security. ...

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Commercial Banking SVP Ask Me Anything (AMA)

CB SVP

In the spirit of sharing, I figured I would set up one of these to help out those interested in learning more about Commercial Banking. As there is no separate sub forum, it is hard to find up to date/current info. Commercial Baking isn’t super sexy like IB, but it’s a good W/L balance gig that ...

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Torn between Software Engineering route or Equity Research Route

NotABuddhist

Here's the thing; I've been in finance for over 4 years now, but I've only started programming since this year (Just declared a CS & Math, Finance double major). I'm having trouble decide whether I should be a mediocre full stack engineer while being a decently good financier, or being a really str...

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Career Advice (Big 4)

Shrewchief

I've been in audit for 1.25 years at a Big 4 firm and am looking to transition to deals advisory / financial due diligence. I applied to a technical accounting position at a regional advisory firm and recently heard back. However, I've already started discussions with our firm about deals advisory b...

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Boeing Business Intern

jayrock193

Hello All. I am currently seeking an internship with the Boeing Company in their finance department. I have just a few questions. 1. If you have interned with them in their Seattle location what type of work did you do as a business inter 2. How was the interview process? what type of questions w...

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IMF and World Bank

pebanker

Anyone know how the lifestyles of workers at IMF and WB are? pay? exit opportunities?...

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Big 4: Comparing Audit vs. Tax?

tedrd.88

I'm starting my masters in accounting in May. I'm not too experienced in accounting (my program had a cap on the number of accounting classes you could come in with at 9 hours). Before the end of my summer term I have to pick between audit and tax. My question is, how do they really differ on a day-...

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ER Vs E&F Internship

Gautam-Mahapatra

Hi, I’m sitting on two offers, one from a BB ER place which is currently under some stress and in the news frequently, and a private fund (same model as David Swensen’s) with over $10bn AUM. In terms of comp, where do you think I’ll be better off? In terms of career prospects, which is better...

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which of these two paths are better...government bank examiner or aerospace?

wsonewb

I currently work at an aerospace manufacturing company(not the big name ones) doing a very particular role. I know the word aerospace sounds prestigious and can help on a resume. My current role is a lot of data entry, a little analysis, and a little bit focused on costing and estimating. Basically ...

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Putting a Job Shadow experience on a resume (GCM Grosvenor)

fduran3

Wasn't sure what forum to post this in as GCM is a FoF. Anyways, I was recently just accepted into a one day program at GCM Grosvenor(Investment Management Job Shadow). I was wondering of it is generally accepted to put such a program on a resume. I would be putting it to simply show that I am inter...

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Financial Derivatives Question Help

EKozakowski

Hey guys! I've got a Derivatives question from one of my college courses that I am looking to get a little bit of advice on. The question is: 2. Suppose that you are hedging your entire portfolio with foreign exchange futures contract. Let the domestic U.S. risk-free rate be denoted as r, while th...

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Help w/ O&G Question

oakleyg

If the price of oil went up, which energy segment would be affected the most and which would be affected the least? (Looking at upstream, midstream, downstream, OFS) New to all this, so any help and or explanations would be much appreciated. Thanks! ...

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Risk-Based Capital Charges_Life Insurance Companies

Gordon_C

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A pathway from big 4 Audit to Consulting etc.

leogutaro

Hello guys, I'm currently working in audit department in EY Moscow office. Much desire to get into Big 3 firms Consulting (Mckinsey, BCG etc.) as a next step after audit. Thus, would love to hear any suggestions on what could be a good choice to choose next ( currently 1y work exp. )? For now an op...

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What can web design offer to a user other than great graphics to look at

laurenferling

The UI (user interface) and UX (user experience) are two important part of web design as without them there is no chance that a design can capture the attention of the visitors of any website. An expert [london web design agency can be of great help to any business looking to expand their base beyon...

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Working in the Dirty (Oil and Gas) Energy Industry - A Comprehensive Career Guide by Insiders

Ebolamonkey

***Part 1 - Getting the Job*** **Work in Progress** **Table of Contents:** *Part 1: Getting the Job* *Part 2: Progressing in the Job* *Part 3: Are we there yet? - Advancements and Pivoting within the Industry* *Part 4: What's that Smell?... I smell Money. - Pivoting and changing Industries* So, y...

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Best PLC SCADA HMI Training Institute in India, Bangalore

Creative Groups

[Best PLC SCADA HMI Training Institute in India, Bangalore](http://creativegroups.co/ "Creative Groups provides the best PLC Training in Bangalore and Scada Training in Bangalore. We offers the automation training like Plc, Hmi, Vfd Servo Dcsso forth..,") PLC Hardware configurations for (PLC,DI,D...

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Your thoughts on marriage/serious relationships: opposites attract vs. birds of a feather

MBA_Junkie

I have been a member and regular visitor of this website for a while now. I love the candidness of the posters and can definitely say that I have learnt a lot here and benefitted from it - from a personal and professional point of view. I was not exposed to the contemporary world of business (much ...

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Big4: International Tax

spagett91

Hey everyone, I'm starting at a big4 in the international tax group as a JD/LLM for planning/consulting. Does anybody have insight into what the work is like, exit options, avg. annual billing, career progression. I've heard the hours are significantly better than audit/advisory/law firms and th...

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Strobel Education Courses

OldForester

Anyone have experience with Strobel programs? My bank is paing for me to do the Finance and Accounting Class. I have a finance background as well as about done with my MBA. It seems to be heavy analysis, basic accounting, reporting, then moves to analytics and credit items. has anyone here attende...

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PV Solar Project Finance, Tax Equity Modeling

StJamesPark

Any tax equity / solar financing professionals here? I'm doing some rudimentary PV solar project finance modeling that includes a partnership flip tax equity structure as preparation for some interviews. Would love for some more experienced eyes to take a look at what I've put together as a sanity c...

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Banks

iejden

Never mind. I already received the answer and I can't delete it.................... Thank you anyways...

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Marketing or Sales Strategy

iejden

Not sure which would be the better career choice... Marketing or Sales Strategy at a major retail bank? Both are analyst roles. Thanks in advance....

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Anti-Institutionalization

Dedline

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Which one is better for a business loan – NBFC or bank?

bhaskar.singh

I guess an NBFC [business loan](https://ziploan.in/business-loan) is better than a bank loan. Banks usually take a long time in processing loan documents and at the same time, they require a long list of documents. Also, their loan eligibility criteria are very stringent. Another problem with a bank...

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Fintech Portfolio Manager Exit Opps

jerryfrish

Just got an offer to help run the credit portfolio of a fintech lender, essentially running the credit / portfolio management department. It's well-funded and has a valuation of about $300m. Does anyone have insight into the exit opportunities for this kind of role? Outside of similar roles at comp...

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Startup Comp Structure & Fundraising

Pan European Monkey

Fellow Monkeys, I am currently in discussion with a startup to join them to focus on Fundraising and business development. As a fairly early stage project, they do not have cash to pay me - I am fine with that and are suggesting a cash bonus once the fundraise is successful. Does that seem fair? Sh...

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My Story: The Sequel to the "Owning Unsexy Businesses" Thread

Bowser

Hey everyone, About six months ago I created a thread on WSO that ended up having a profound impact on my life. The thread was about owning and operating relatively "unsexy" businesses, and my goal was to pick the brain of other users to hear any thoughts or experiences they could offer (link: http...

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Gas Station, Car Wash, Fast Food - Owning Unsexy Businesses

Bowser

Most entrepreneurs my age seem to be focused on creating the next amazing app or website, which frankly bores me because I'm not a tech geek. Anyone else give much thought to acquiring an unsexy business like a gas station, car wash, fast food restaurant, etc., and then building out an entire netw...

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Starting Over - Career Change

mileywrinkle

Fellow Monkeys, New account for this post but I have been reading WSO for ~8 years. I am hoping to change careers and find a role within sales (account manager, business development, etc.). I am planning to exit the financial services industry and have no interest in wealth management / financial a...

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agricultural trade market insight

serbizz

Hello everyone! I own small agri trading company in Eastern Europe. We sell corn, wheat, oilseeds, barley, soybeans to LDC, Kernel, Bunge e.t.c. We are looking forward of opportunity to start our own export in containers on low volumes. I don't have enough information about how world market of agri-...

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Career Path in Insurance: Underwriting, Brokerage, etc

MBA1413

Anybody here works in commercial insurance (property and casualty, specialty lines, etc) can shed some light on the different career paths? I am currently on a graduate scheme of one of the largest insurers in the world in a commercial line in the London office. Prior to this I had internships expe...

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DBRS - NYC Culture, Experience?

econwoman

I'm inquiring of opinions on DBRS, the credit rating agency. Any insight into the company culture, experiences, feedback specifically for junior level analysts. Thank you!...

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Technological Evolution in Business & Finance and the Future

invguy

Considering all the buzz surrounding technology lately and its developments, specifically since the start of this century is exciting on multiple levels. Advancements in tech continue to impact the global economy and the way we do business and the impact, I might add, has been increasing exponential...

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Please Help: Big Dilemma

The good guys

Hello WSO, I am a few years out of school and work at a top 3 BB and made the switch to current firm from another BB previously. (Regional IB to exotic derivs desk in NYC) I have been in the new role for a short period of time and recently had a minor back & forth on how to proceed with a project w...

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Know anything about assisted living? Either as landlord or business operator

pere797

Has anyone been involved with an assisted living type place or old peoples home type facility? Not so much the large corporate type places but more of the smaller 10, 20, 30 bed type facility. I am sure there are licensing procedures to open something like this etc. Is this a good source of income a...

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Working in a Tech Firm

sootengfei

Hi All As a new joiner with a listed technology firm (in the digital infrastructure space), i've had difficulties understanding the various terms (on any topics such as AI, Blockchain, Cloud, Cybersecurity, IoT, Network) used by the sales/products team. I thought it would be good to start a thread ...

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AP Government Financial Regulations Project

semi.target

I am currently taking an AP government class at my school, and we have to choose a topic to research for the year. Naturally, I chose financial regulations as my research topic. We travel to DC in the spring and are supposed to conduct 10-15 interviews with people knowledgeable on the topic. What ...

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Valuations: Exit Ops/Business School Prospects

champagnepaki

I've received an offer to work at a B4 in their Valuations & Business Modeling group and will be interning as a generalist. After the internship specialty groups are an option and I could choose your typical coverage/industry group (healthcare, pharma, industrials, tmt, financial services, etc.) or ...

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Question - Industry Insight

LeveredOnTheWeekend

I'm looking to see where I could find sites/reports/pieces online where I can get a complete view of industries and how they operate. AMs and consulting firms regularly release pieces or quarterly reports on the state of certain sectors and current events but where could I go to read up on say, the...

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Is anyone interviewing for EY Transfer Pricing NYC office?

Elsie84

I finished my first round live video interview last week with EY transfer pricing team in NYC, and still waiting to hear back. Wonder if anyone is interviewing for the same group in NYC and could share some updates. ...

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Bootstrapped Entrepreneur Netting 7 Figures @ 25 - AMA

m_1

I get PM every day or so here asking questions so I figure might as well answer questions publicly to maximize value for the community. Happy to verify if a mod PMs but my post should be pretty telling. Preface for what it's like starting out. Keep in mind this is for true entrepreneurship and not...

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Series 7 shorter version

olga.fuzaylova

Hello, Did anyone have a chance to take shorter version of Series 7 exam after October 1st? How did it go? Any advise? Taking it soon. Thanks....

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Transaction Advisory Group (HL, D&P, A&M) Question

Rhodium

*Note: I have done some digging and uncovered several topics on the site related to the question, but not a whole lot of definitive content, so posting a new thread. * I am currently in corporate banking (not corporate finance — basically commercial banking but with large, mostly public clients),...

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Investor services intern

adipat13

Hey guys I Have a second round interview with Charles Schwab for the investor services role and wanted advice on what to prepare for the technical questions. ...

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EY TAS Interview Process

champagnepaki

So I have a video interview due in a couple days and here's what EY says: [quote]Expect the interview to take 30-45 minutes, you will be asked 5-7 questions, all behavioral in nature, about the business line you are applying to.[/quote] **Does anyone know what questions they ask?** It says behavi...

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The Truth About Wealth Management

Watch The Short

Hello all! Today, i’d like to reveal the truth about an industry that may have a lot of smoke in the mirrors to it and may not be as transparent as it is. I’d like to break down each section and as well break down the pros and cons to this industry. First, let’s start off on what it is as a...

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Global Finance & Business Management Analyst Program - Internship Interview Questions?

MonKeyMon2827

Hey i got the super day with JP Morgans Global Finance & Business Management Analyst Program - Internship position tomorrow. I was wondering if anyone has done this interview its in columbus, OH. If so what type of technical questions should I prepare for? ...

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Careers at the Intersection of Agriculture and Finance

ISLM

Hey everyone, Essentially the title says it all. I am curious as to what positions exist at the intersection of agriculture and finance. I was also hoping that this could be a thread where some major firms in the Tri-State area could be listed. ...

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Goldman federation bonus

Sputnik2.0

Hi everyone! I recently received an offer at GS in New York. It is in one of their Federstion divisions (i.e. non-revenue generating functions). Background is 3 years experience in F500 financial firm, client facing role. The offer stated that the current year bonus would be paid in full and not p...

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HAS ANY COMMERCIAL BANKER (relationship manager) EVER GONE FROM A COMMUNITY BANK TO A SUPER REGIONAL OR BB?

gregt14

If so - what was the differences? Were you able to bring a lot of your clients with you or did they not fit the scope of the new bank? I am currently at a $3.3B bank - 99% of my clients on the C&I and Ag side are in the $1-$50MM range in revenue. We also do a ton of Investor CRE - and those deals ...

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BMO Commercial Banking Internship Interview Questions

fduran3

Hi all, this is my first post on here. I have an interview with BMO for a commercial banking internship. This will be my first ever serious interview (btw I am a sophomore in Finance Agri-business). I'm trying to prepare ahead of time. Are there any specific questions I should prepare for (behaviora...

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Citi 2nd Round Private Banking Interview

Wokemandem

Hello everyone, I was wondering if anyone has gone through a Citi 2nd round interview process and in particular, the case study portion of it. What did you do to prepare, and how was the case like? Is it similar to a consulting case, in that the the steps to approach the problem are identical, or ...

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Transferring from B4 NYC office to London possible?

finance-club

Excuse the throwaway account.. I am a senior in undergrad from at nyu that received a full time offer a few weeks ago to join EY's TAS group in valuations. I'll be working in the NYC office on times square, but have always wanted to work/live in London. I know at IB's it's common practice to reques...

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EY TAS Superday: 10/11 (NYC)

champagnepaki

Anyone else here attending? Have some Q's I'd like to PM ...

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What’s the Biggest Difference Between Working at Startups and Established Companies

ptm24

For those of you who have experience working in startups, what’s the biggest difference between working there and an established company. Keep in mind I’m not necessarily just asking about actually *founding* a company, I’m also talking about just working for a company that’s still in the st...

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Audax Private Debt - NYC

rubicon367

Seems like a solid debt shop. Anyone have insights into their culture, exit opps, rep? Or where they rank in the debt space?...

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Weirdest Centerview SA Interview Process Ever

rubicon367

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Bored of Commercial Banking

OverCompensatedTeller

I know a lot of people here will say no shi*t to the forum headline. But I'd like to ask people who have been a commercial banking analyst before (I'm at a 2B bank, but comments from any size bank is fine) what drove them to go to work everyday? I've been an analyst for 4 years and am extremely bore...

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What can I expect being put into Cloud Consulting?

HasTheWholeWorldGoneMad

Title, basically. I will be an intern at a big 4 cloud consulting firm. As an intern, what prerequisite knowledge should I have? How well should I know networking / cloud networking? Partner said something about getting a CCNA, I told her I'd be working towards my AWS Certification, then CCNA. Wh...

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Big 4 Audit to Big 4 M&A FDD to...

TrustTheProcess21

Hey everyone, first post on the site. I have been reading A LOT of the content on WSO so thank you all for your contributions. I am currently working at a Big 4 in audit (have CPA). I have been working for 2 years and a couple months and was promoted to Senior. Like many WSOers before me I've real...

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Want a promotion?

DickFuld

So, there’s an MD on my team who I think highly of and does good business. He’s considered a good mentor and good leader/manager. I’m thinking of who I’m going to promote to a senior leadership position from the middle ranks and he was my top choice before tonight. The only criticism o...

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The PhD Experience

theaccountingmajor

Hey everyone, for any of you who obtained a PhD, or are currently working on obtaining one, what's the experience been like? What are your plans afterwards, i.e. academia, consulting?...

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Exit Opss from EY's ITRA Program

apd123

Hey Everyone, I recently graduated from college and started working at EY's IT Risk Assurance practice. Even through the pay is good and the culture is fantastic, I do not want to do IT Audit for the rest of my life. I took the job mostly out of necessity after I had struck out during recruiting sea...

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Lincoln International Valuations & Opinions vs. PwC FDD

Aaron-Bolerjack

Can anyone provide some insight on the Lincoln International Valuations Analyst role? I haven't heard a great deal about Valuations & Opinions groups at MM IBs and wanted to know how they compare against say a Deals Advisory position at a Big 4 firm....

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Public Service/Government

MidasMulligan

Curious if anyone has ever considered about transitioning from the private sector to the public sector. There's headlines every election cycle about the revolving door between Washington and Wall Street but I'm curious if anybody has ever done it on a local level. I doubt that I am qualified for it...

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Institutional VC vs Corporate VC

billyjoe1

I'm a senior in undergrad and have 2 full-time offers: 1.) Analyst at a VC firm (...

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Vc learning materials

earthwalker7

Hey does anyone have any good vc learning materials? I am switching from PE to vc. Also why do vc returns seem to underperform in all the studies? Is the industry broken?...

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I've had more luck with entrepreneurship than with career: advice desperately needed

Bigjim8

I hit month 9 and I have yet to make any money from my actual day job (Commercial Real Estate Sales). I graduated in '17 and I am just putting in my time to build my resume so I can find something decent (I graduated with a shitty 2.8 GPA at non-target). I spend about a 2 hour round trip commute to ...

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Law firms rankings and reputations

jay_ay_why

Does anyone have opinions (or resources) on the rankings/reputation/stereotypes of law firms? Particularly interested in learning more about restructuring law firms Thanks...

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BlackRock Founders' Scholarship

Vansh-Kalia

Hello. I got selected for an interview with BlackRock at their san francisco office. I am really intersted in pursuing this opportunity, however, I have very little experience interviewing for the positions I got selected for: § Institutional Client Business § Multi-Asset Strategies § ETF and ...

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Big 4 Traveling

seiya

Hey, good afternoon to you guys. I'm a freshman at a top 35 school for Accounting, and, while I have tons left to go for earning my Bachelor's degree, I did have a quick question about the Big 4 that I couldn't find any specific answers for online. I'm majoring in Accounting and minoring in Japanese...

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A Career In Market Risk

anky

Hello all, I am a less of a contributor on this site but think it makes sense to post my experience in the field of Market Risk and everything around it from a career point of view if it ends up helping few members. Happy to take questions, ask away... I spent about eight years in this function wo...

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Most intriguing non-finance job

mfog

What jobs intrigue you most outside of core finance posts? Feel free to list things tangentially related to finance. I'm thinking roles from an expert testimony economist to a product manager at Apple to a fiction author. ...

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One Year Computer Support packages

optimumgeekcom

Optimum Geek Support offers a variety of Computer support plans & packages that can be customized to our client's individual needs. We offer blocks of time, as well as comprehensive IT support packages, and unlimited support at affordable flat-rate prices. ...

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Some Important criteria to learn mba from distance

james.mason6914

The range of distance learning programmes provided by so many institutions worldwide can be overwhelming, making the mission of distance learners quite difficult when it comes to choosing the right course. As distance learning is continuously gaining popularity, the number of online courses and dis...

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Important things to Model when valuing a company

leveragedblackout

What are other things you can do to give you a good insight on the future of the company/value a company (other than DCF, RV, Multiples Method, DDM...) For example, I know you can use Altman's Z Scores but I haven't hear of people actually using it What other things can you do? ...

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Commercial Banking Salary Timeline (NYC - BB Bank)

meeeep

What is the salary progression for a recent undergrad in a BB bank commercial bank (analyst role and upwards)? I'll be in NYC. Thanks!!...

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Aramco IPO: Called off or Delayed?

ColdCaller

Yesterday, Reuters reported: "Saudi Arabia has called off both the domestic and international stock listing of state oil giant Aramco, billed as the biggest such deal in history" A few hours later, Saudi's energy minister denied the reports of the IPO being called off, insisting: "The governme...

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Longest bull market, now what?

GoldmanRacks

If/when do you think the party is over? Or are these numbers the new norm for the Dow and rest of the market? ...

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