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Have Investors Lost All Reason Investing in This IPO?

trkc98

Luckin Coffee, a Chinese coffee retailer, went public at $17 per share and raised $517 million (NASDAQ: LK). The company’s stock surged to $25.96 before a steep decline below $18. Between December 31st, 2017 and March 31st, 2019, Luckin Coffee grew from 9 to 2,370 stores, generating a revenue...

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Chamberlain College Loan Forgiveness

MyriamLanney

Education is a very important aspect of human life. It is the right of every child to get education and have a good career. For this, as financial support, loan forgiveness programs are being provided to them. There are a lot of loan forgiveness programs, one can choose the best which suits them...

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Shanghai East Asia FC VS Ulsan Hyundai FC

Jennis_nowgoal

Match Time: 5/21/2019 18:00 Tuesday (GMT+8) AFC Champions League -- Al Duhail VS Al Hilal In last season, both sides were in same group stage, finally they promoted together. Shanghai East Asia kept unbeaten records in 2 rounds. In this season, Shanghai East Asia lost against Shanghai East...

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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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LinkedIn Strategy & Analytics - Ask Me Anything

Rohan-2by22

Hey Everyone, I'm a second year analyst at LinkedIn in the Strategy & Analytics rotational program. S&A is a unique 2-year rotational program that allows analysts to rotate between functions such as Business and Product Strategy (BizOps), Corporate Development, Sales Operations, Product Marketing,...

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When Is Law School Actually a Good Idea?

randomconsultingguy

Law school gets a bad rep on this site, which makes sense considering the self-selected sample of contributors. Seems like the consensus is that most people go to law school for perceived upper-middle class prestige without really thinking it through and end up hating it. From my perspective banki...

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How to break into commercial banking?

CodyParkey

Recently graduated in May with a BBA in CIS. State school, low GPA. Have taken 6 hours of courses in both accounting and finance. No relevant internships to commercial banking. How do I break in as a credit analyst (preferably)? Should I be trying to network my way in? Are people in commercial banki...

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Incentive Help - Sales Manager Compensation Structure

Octaviano

Hi all, currently running a small company w/ ~$5M in revs. Our customer portf. is small and is entirely B2B which is why we've never needed a sales department. We're now selling B2C products and currently hiring a sales manager. I'm looking for ideas as to how to structure his compensation in order...

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Antares Capital?

Billy-Watson

What is the recruitment process like for Antares Capital? What are they looking for? How technical is the interview process? ...

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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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Prudential Capital function

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Can someone explain what Prudential Capital does in terms of finance if not related to the Investment Bank side nor the Wealth Management side? Trying to understand my sister’s job role....

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JPM Private Bank Teams

bobcats2323

Hello all, I'm curious to know the different teams within JP Morgan Private Bank and what they do. (I've only heard banker and investment specialist thrown around) Thanks for your help!...

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2medicure.Com Is A Reliable One Click Online Pharmacy

2medicure

We are bitcoin online pharmacy owner and i am pharmacist in the own store. It is a our online as well as offline pharmacy store. We giving some offers to new and old customer like 5% discount for new customer by using coupon code "2GET5" and 10% for existing customer, When you place an order above $...

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Generic valtrex online pharmacy - Saferxmart.com

saferxmart

now the question is how to get rid o these problems? Moreover, as these problems are not very easy to rectify at the same moment due to weak immune system, then what is the perfect one to treat that immune system on time. The most accurate answer is Valtrex and you can buy valtrex cheap to treat you...

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Aestus Pharma Medicine Exporters and Services

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Aestus Pharma is India's best generic medicine supplier and dropshipping service provider. The medicines that it supplies are completely safe to use and offers wholesale medicine prices and does dropshipping at the most reasonable rate. Aestus pharma exporters Mumbai supplies large stock of medicine...

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Modafinil On Generixstore Online Pharmacy

generixstore

Modafinil is one of the nootropic medications that can be used to enhance the alertness of the brain. It is available in the form of tablets and can be taken orally. You can buy modafinil online and take it with some food or without it as prescribed by your doctor...

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Audit Internship at KPMG (Banking & Finance Division)

ikweon_1

Hi all. I am a rising junior, who will be doing a summer internship in the audit department at KPMG. Although I opted for the advisory division, I was put in the audit department in the Banking and Finance Team. What is the role of an auditor who works with the banking industry? Later in the futur...

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Have Investors Lost All Reason Investing in This IPO?

trkc98

Luckin Coffee, a Chinese coffee retailer, went public at $17 per share and raised $517 million (NASDAQ: LK). The company’s stock surged to $25.96 before a steep decline below $18. Between December 31st, 2017 and March 31st, 2019, Luckin Coffee grew from 9 to 2,370 stores, generating a revenue of $...

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Quarter life crisis: investment banking to tech sales?

modelsandbottles69

Longtime lurker, rare poster. Been in IBD for 3 years and I’ve realized that it isn’t for me, nor is the buyside or finance at a corporate. While I enjoy the business analysis and client interaction, I absolutely hate the mundanity and excruciating level of attention to detail that the job req...

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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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Have Investors Lost All Logic Investing in This IPO

trkc98

Luckin Coffee, a Chinese coffee retailer, went public at $17 per share and raised $517 million (NASDAQ: LK). The company’s stock surged to $25.96 before a steep decline below $18. Between December 31st, 2017 and March 31st, 2019, Luckin Coffee grew from 9 to 2,370 stores, generating a revenue of $...

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Chamberlain College Loan Forgiveness

MyriamLanney

Education is a very important aspect of human life. It is the right of every child to get education and have a good career. For this, as financial support, loan forgiveness programs are being provided to them. There are a lot of loan forgiveness programs, one can choose the best which suits them wel...

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Shanghai East Asia FC VS Ulsan Hyundai FC

Jennis_nowgoal

Match Time: 5/21/2019 18:00 Tuesday (GMT+8) AFC Champions League -- Al Duhail VS Al Hilal In last season, both sides were in same group stage, finally they promoted together. Shanghai East Asia kept unbeaten records in 2 rounds. In this season, Shanghai East Asia lost against Shanghai East Asia wit...

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Corporate Banking to Big 4

Skyppy

Hi all, I recently made the shift from a corporate banking position which was client-facing and lasted 3 years to an internal finance position within a Big 4. The salary at the Big 4 is much more attractive as the company is certainly in a better shape than the bank I just left. However, I am fi...

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J.P. Morgan vs. Goldman Sachs

mmmm123

I got offers for both JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs internships. I'm not really planning on going into finance I just want a gold star from a top company on my resume for law school applications. If the take the JP Morgan offer the pay is more, they pay time and a half for overtime, I have a signing b...

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Sustainability career

Whitebeard

Hi all, Was wondering if any of you guys worked in sustainability (consulting or industry). Do you see a lot of potential within this field? What type of work do you do?...

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SEO services and SEO internship for student

piyushrath

Echrontech is a popular name in deliver extensive SEO services in Delhi, India. SEO expert well experienced and certified and know the best SEO strategy. Our team know how to plan for promote a website and brand, and they apply search engine Algo and privacy policy. we do right SEO work on websites...

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Hi - My name's Danhbai Sunwin. i'm a Designer

danhbaisunwin

GAMEBAISUNWIN - Tập đoàn Casino lớn tại Macao, được biết đến như là Las Vegas Châu Á. Năm 2013 Suncity Group đã đạt được giải thưởng tập đoàn Casino uy tín thế giới. Và hiện tại, SUNCITY cho ra mắt sản phẩm Game Bài đầu tiên mang tên SUNW...

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Can you sugguest me some cards-game name?

danhbaisunwin

Can you sugguest me some cards-game name? I had play a cards-game is SUNWIN.VN GAMEBAISUNWIN - Tập đoàn Casino lớn tại Macao, được biết đến như là Las Vegas Châu Á. Năm 2013 Suncity Group đã đạt được giải thưởng tập đoàn Casino uy tín thế giới. Và hiệ...

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Tech Sales or Data Science - Who makes more?

Venturepapi

As the title says: Tech Sales or Data Science - Who makes more? Curious to know who makes more on average and in the top 25 percentile. I imagine its obviously Data Scientists but I also imagine its easier to make bank in Tech Sales vs Data Science. Anyway, would love to hear your opinions and p...

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Investor Relations Associate at Mega Fund / UMM Funds

runner95

2nd year analyst at a boutique and over time have realized I would be more interested in a sales type opportunity rather than investments. Headhunters have recently shown me opportunities at some MF / UMM funds (i.e. Carlyle, GA, Warburg) in addition to finding online postings by the company directl...

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FAANG Corporate Strategy to Blackstone Alternative Asset Management

reddevil1493

I've received an offer to join a new Quant Strategy team within BAAM as a 1st year associate. Almost every single Glassdoor review lists work-life balance, intense work hours as issues but what else should I be wary of considering that I'll be moving from a Corporate Strategy team at a large tech...

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MUFG Reputation & Thoughts?

TheRoadLessTaken

Hey everyone, I was curious to hear your thoughts on MUFG. I know that their flagship is in project finance, and they are trying to grow out their other arms as well. In terms of culture, many people describe Japanese culture as hierarchal, and conservative, with bias towards certain groups of peop...

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Meet The 8,074 New York Transit Workers Who Earn More Than $100,000

lmb1234

http://www.businessinsider.com/mta-salaries-2010-6#lirr-conductor-larry-pinkham-jr-1 I thought this was relevant to the NYU loan/college education thread. Girl should move back to NYC and start driving a train....

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Are US-China Talks Going to Resolve the Trade War?

BDW

The US-China Trade War has lasted for almost 10 months now which has seen $250 Billion in tariffs against Chinese products and an additional $110 Billion in tariffs against US goods. Many industries have been affected and while talks have been held, little progress has been made. However, US Treasur...

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Culture difference between Internal Audit (BO) and Commercial Banking (FO)

Anonymous Monkey

I was in Internal Audit for a large bank for about a year and a half. Came in as an intern, then came on full time and I HATED IT. Mundane work, not finance related at all, and read policies all day (reading policy is the bane of my existence). Anyways, I was able to network my way out and I am curr...

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Dress shoes and Back pain???

TooMuchLeverage

Hi everyone, This is completely random but I want to see if anyone else has experienced this. Lately, my lower back and legs (especially my knees) have been sore and hurting pretty badly. I suspect that it may be my shoes. I wear lace-up dress shoes every day and none of my pairs have that much cush...

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Corporate Banking Interviews

Wokemandem

In preparation to Corporate banking recruitment, what guides/resources did you use to prepare for an interview? I was unable to find anything concrete....

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Careers with the Highest Salaries

danldesr

Out of all the finance/banking/business careers out there, which career earns averagely the highest salary from the bottom of the ladder, all the way to the top?...

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What is so bad about Back Office Roles?

BillBelichick37

I know this forum seems to crap on BO/MO roles but I do think that there is a little bit of a misnomer on the actual field. From people I've talked to in ops and risk it seems as though it is a fairly laid-back environment (although I'd avoid HR like the plague). I also think that it is still a dece...

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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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IFC investment analyst interview content: interview info?

jx

Hi there, Does anyone know the format/content of an IFC investment analyst interview? I will be having an interview next week but have absolutely no idea what to expect! Any insight would be appreciated. Thanks!...

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Custom Stencil Online Designs

john2983miller

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Salary for Internal Wholesaler selling SMA’s?

djack2485

New to the industry and I have an interview coming up with a Fee Only Financial Planning Firm in the Bay Area (10B AUM). I’d be an Internal Wholesaler assisting with the sale of SMA’s / UMA’s to their Channel Partners. What should I expect in terms of: -Base Salary -OTE (Commission)? I ...

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The Reality of Breaking Into Finance

isa2130953

Hello All, While you might think this is a post to talk about the role student loans play in the economy, or rising college prices, it's more of a rant. (Feel free to comment any opinions on how they affect the economy though......) Anyhow my real question is some of us are not born into wealth an...

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ER Vs E&F Internship

thebondstreetmonkey

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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How did you/would you handle a job that you hate so much that you are bad at it?

M225

This is my first time posting here. I am quite desperate, so please any help would be greatly appreciated. I hate my current job. I hate it so much that I don't put any effort into it and I continually make dumb mistakes by lack of attention. I'm seriously thinking I might get fired at some point ...

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How Relevant is Excel?

BDW

Many of the resumes that I see my peers write mention some level of proficiency in Excel and my university even offers a credential/certificate but I'm wondering if I'll need to do something like that. I'm by no means handy with Excel and only know how to do a few basic things but do I need I need t...

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Schwab FCA to Other Financial Careers

Matthis500

Alright so I'm nearing the end of my undergraduate career, getting a BS in Economics, however my passion is to go somewhere in the financial industry. I currently have strong interest from Charles Schwab to enter their Financial Consultant Academy, but they have also offered their Associate Financi...

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Should I Graduate in Three Years of Four?

BDW

I have enough credits to graduate in three years but I am wondering if I should stick around to get more experience and take more classes that aren't required for me to graduate. Currently I am in my first year in college and have yet to get any meaningful internship nor will be I able to do so duri...

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Big 4 accounting partner remuneration

OnlineMoneyMan

So got it on good authority for a big 4 partner who is a good friend, has been partner only about 2 or so years now, is on $270k a year total comp. this is in a first world developed western country. Crazy when you think that associated 4 years out can be making more than this. ...

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Big 4 Opportunities - Client Strategies

readytomakeamove

Hello All I've been in FS Assurance with a big 4 firm for 3 busy seasons and there is an internal role that opened in Sales and Marketing division. The role is specific to managing sales pipelines, growing the brand, and engagement analysis. It's basically a Business Development role. I'd like to ...

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How do you see people "on the other side"?

YoungDumbFullOfRum

Am reminded of that scene in Michael Lewis' "Liar's Poker" when an investment banker finds himself on the Solomon Brothers trading floor: The forty-first floor of Salomon New York was Power Central, holding not just the current senior management of the firm but its future management as well. You ha...

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Transitioning from Fund Admin and Accounting to FP&A

Currency__

I've worked for State Street for 3 years as a fund account and later in fund administration. I'm hoping to migrate into a financial analyst position at a public company in order to get on something closer to a CFO track. Has anyone made the transition? What are the major differences between the sk...

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What are Benefits of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare and Research?

webtunixsolution

**Artificial Intelligence **is being used or trialed for a range of **healthcare and research purposes**, including detection of disease, management of chronic conditions, delivery of **health services**, and drug discovery. If you face any problem with machine learning,** artificial intelligence**,...

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Software Engineering seems like the best job one could have

Question Throwaway

So I've come to a realization about something and let me know what you think. As an example, I'll compare working a top firm in Tech, IB, Consulting, Law, and Audit. So if someone gets employed at a place like Google, Facebook, etc you're most likely facing the same difficulty if not slightly easie...

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Beginning Synergies Analysis

jerepi

Hello everyone. I need some help interpreting this Synergies Analysis for a presentation. It is a breakdown of the retail division's contribution to a merger. Is this just basically saying they will achieve a full synergy of 300MM in year 3? I can't really see how the final synergies are derived... ...

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Digital marketing Jupiter FL

seoJupiter

Digital marketing plays a very important role. No matter what business you are dealing with. If you have a blog or website, you need to increase traffic. Marketing strategies, especially digital marketing is the new trend. It’s not easy working in such a big and fast moving industry. When it comes...

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Is This Considered Weird?

Warren's Buffet

Hey WSO, first year uni student hoping for some advice on this. Basically, I have an internship at a decently known asset manager but it's for 2020 - not this summer. When visiting the office, one of the SVPs was really cool and we talked for like 15 minutes while the CEO was taking a quick call in ...

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Venture Capital Careers

Andrew-Rea

So I have mentioned on the forums before that I am networking with a lot of VC firms and determined to break into the space. I'm graduating with my finance undergrad in May. My concern is what does it really take to move beyond simple analyst or associate roles and into partnership levels. I have ...

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About Graphic Design

cromatik007

Explanation about Graphic design. So Let me tell you about graphic design in an easy way, well don’t worry about it, It is as simple as it sounds, Graphic design is not just about learning a tool or software. graphic design means visually convey a message by using graphic elements. it is your i...

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Financial analyst jobs work hours in non-finance industry

jkhappy

Hello everyone! I am Jefferey. I am quite interested in becoming a financial analyst. I'd like to ask some questions and info from you guys. A million thanks! I'd like to work a job that has great work life balance like 40 hours a week. Because I want to take time caring for my kids. If I cho...

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When Should You Start Saving for Retirement?

BDW

As a college student working part-time, I have saved up a few thousand and I am curious as to what to do with that money. My high school teacher reinforced the idea that I should start as early as possible but does it make sense to be saving for retirement before I'm 20 and have a full-time job? Whe...

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Industries with similar structure to energy

CS001

I am currently a freshman at a semi-target and I am heavily invested in working in the energy sector. Are there any other industries with a similar deal structure and skill set to upstream O&G that would be useful to learn about? I just was wondering as to explore more options for specialization bef...

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Implementing an SEO strategy into your Instagram account.

hello_3

Implementing an SEO strategy into your Instagram account. Today we are going to be setting up your Instagram profile for success by implementing social media SEO Strategy and Tactics. Todays tools for success you will need are: 1. You're laptop or phone handy with your Instagram account. 2. Intern...

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Consultant at Big 4 or Next-tier Accounting Firms?

penguins23

So I'm at an accounting job, only a few months removed from my 2.5 years as an auditor. I hated auditing and figured it was time to leave public accounting. However, I've found that I do not like this senior accountant road either. I miss the client interaction and that kind of lifestyle of moving f...

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MM Sponsored Leveraged Finance

chicagofinance15

Hello, I am about to start as a portfolio analyst (non-underwriting side) at a PE sponsored MM lending firm (great name/reputation) in Chicago. I have 2.5 yrs of tax (big 4) & 10 months of valuation (big 4) experience out of undergrad in Chicago. I'm a Level II CFA candidate (B.S. finance & account...

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Got an offer from Merrill Lynch but HR rejected it

PipEvangelist

Hi all, Hope you are having a good weekend. So I got a PWM internship offer last week from Merrill Lynch. However, during the HR process this week, I was told that Merrill Lynch does not hire an intern without an SSN. I'm an international student. I'm pretty sure I can work there with CPT authoris...

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neink

Ignore this thing ...

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AMA - 1st year Corporate Banking Analyst

SesameStreetOasis

WSO has been very helpful to me over the years, so I'm looking to offer insights to anyone interested. My background: I graduated from a target school last year and joined a top 10 US bank in CB in July. Happy to answer any and all questions. TJ...

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Audit and Assurance Associate Interview

Raish

hey all, I have an interview with Grant Thornton next week for their audit and Assurance Associate position and I was wondering what type of technical questions should I expect and prepare in advance? gladly Appreciate any advice. Thanks. ...

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Housing in Chicago May-August

wio

Incoming VC summer analyst near South Loop this summer. Deciding between the Buckingham and University Center--anyone have experience with either (or in a similar situation looking for a roommate)? Thanks...

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PwC- Debt and Capital Advisory interview

judealkhaldi06_1

Hello, I have an interview with a PwC partner in the Debt and Capital Advisory service line for a entry level graduate position. I want advise on how to prepare for the interview and what technical questions should I expect and prepare for? Thanks in advance...

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Series 7/66 Exam Prep

danderivative

Guys, I am currently studying for both series 7/66 exams, if anyone is willing to sell me their STC exams and flashcards I would really appreciate it. I found the 12 tests on quizlet but not 100% if those are the ones. So please let me know if there is a place I can find those or if anyone is willin...

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Finding market value after investment

brandont264

How does a company determine their worth after an investment ? For example if someone invests $500,000 for 10 percent, is the entire company worth $5,000,000 ? And is this the proper formula for finding this out: 500,000 ÷ 0.10 - 500,000 = 4.5 million. If so whats the proper math to find out a ...

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RDR Compliant Routes for Wealth Management?

lottelottelotte

Currently considering the following paths: IMC + CFA L1 CISI IAD + PCIAM Can anyone please comment on what pathways they took and how did it help you in your career? In particular, please provide thoughts on time-consumption, costs and benefits? Thank you! ![heart](https://media0.giphy.co...

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Acquiring a conpany

brandont264

When buying a company what matters ? Assets or market cap ? What if a company has $500 billion in assets but a $1 billion dollar market cap, does the other company pay 500 billion plus or 1 billion plus ? Or vice versa...

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AMA: Wells Fargo Financial Analyst Program for Commercial Banking

NakedCalls

Here is my overdue write up on Wells’ FAP and thoughts on the process/ program. This is most applicable to Commercial Banking or CRE divisions. wells fargo commercial financial analyst program I applied with less than 1-year experience, got the offer, and ultimately declined - - they countered w...

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