Goldman Sachs Securities (Sales and Trading) Superday Aug. 20 - How to Prepare and What to Expect

stkeene's picture
Rank: Monkey | 35

Hey all,

Just got an email (and when I say just, I mean literally fifteen minutes ago) saying that I got a Superday with Goldman in NYC for Securities S&T. Honestly shocked that I got this given that prior I had only done the hirevue, and feel generally underqualified for the role. The email details that I'll be meeting with with 3 - 6 Equities and FICC (Fixed Income, Currencies & Commodities) professionals in 20 minute interviews. It seems to be a super short process as they state in the email that it will begin around 4:20 and wrap up at 5:45.

I've never had a Superday anywhere before, and given that I've only got a little over a week to prepare, I am a bit nervous and need to start prep as soon as possible. Does anyone have any advice as to what I should prepare for? My S&T knowledge is pretty limited as I've been mostly doing PWM apps and sort of applied to this role on a whim.

Also, if anyone else got this invitation and wants to grab some food or coffee beforehand, please hit me up!

Comments (7)

Aug 9, 2019

stkeene, hey, look at the bright side, at least you didn't get a ton of monkey shit thrown at you...here is my best guess on threads that might be helpful:

  • Goldman Sachs Securities Super Day 12/14? This is my first super day invite from GS, can someone give me an idea of what I need to be ... looking forward to and any prep advice? It is a super day for the GS Summer Analyst Position in Sales ... & Trading. Anyone else have the same day?? Securites sales &
  • Securities internship Goldman Sachs preparation and tips securities? What can I do to prepare? I am not sure yet what I want to do, in terms of sales/trading or ... products... intern gs trading sales securities Goldman Sachs Salary Yes Yes 352491 320004 323290 205942 293903 ... Hi all, I will be interning this summer at G
  • GS Super Day- Preparation with are:-why, why securities?-differences between sales, trading, and principal ... investing/finance-reading WSJ and keeping up with the markets A few questions: What should I be studying in preparation? How ... Sophomore here at a non-target university. I have a for the Sales & Trading summer analyst ...
  • Goldman Sachs SA 2019 Sales and Trading Hi all, have a superday coming up for GS S&T. recommendations on things to prep? market ...
  • 43 Diversity Recruiting Programs at Investment Banks- The Most Exhaustive List Investment Banking Eligibility: URM, Juniors Deadline: Fall 2016 Goldman Sachs- Insights Day, Securities ... Insights Day + Goldman Sachs general internship application for sophomores, Credit Suisse America CEO ... Richard B. Fisher, Goldman Sachs Scholarship for Excellence), so make sure to submit an internship ...
  • Mckinsey vs. Goldman Sachs Sales & Trading through the interview process, but am not really sure what I should be looking at in terms of how to ... any advice on how to decide between the two. Both are in NY, and I really loved both while I went ... Goldman Sachs Salary ...
  • How to Get a Sales and Trading Internship smart and know how to use those to your advantage. DO NOT read off Goldman Sachs top 10 principles as ... Sales and Trading Internships- What do you do? What do you do as a sales and trading intern? Sales ... high level, there is a sales and trading business
  • More suggestions...

Fingers crossed that one of those helps you.

Aug 12, 2019

When did you submit your application for GS Securities and did you rank this division as your top choice? Btw are you diversity/from a target?

Aug 21, 2019

I believe I did, yeah. And not diversity, not from a target either

Aug 12, 2019

Is this for SA or Full-Time?

Aug 21, 2019

SA

Learn More

Boost your resume and land a finance job by passing the FINRA SIE. 264 pages & 1981 smart flashcards written by a former 8X top Fidelity instructor. Try it for 0 bananas here.

Aug 20, 2019

@stkeene How did it go? Was it mostly behavioral?

Aug 21, 2019
Comment