I'm a rising college senior, looking for good opportunities down the road (good MBA, i-banking for the long run, maybe PE/VC). What would be more beneficial to my career and long term goals coming out of undergrad:

Back office corporate finance at a top BB in NY, or;

Front office at a decent MM shop, may or may not be in the city?

Any input would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

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If by FO at an MM, you mean MM IB, then absolutely go with the MM. The experience will be hands down more marketable and more valuable than working back office for a few years in terms of BB IB, or PE/VC later.

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Front office MM. Do not even think about going with back office BB


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