If this post seems redundant, I do apologize. I'm just trying my best to gain as much information as possible to increase my chances of.
I am entering college this fall at an (Ivy) target school and I've been using Google/WallStreetOasis to research any possible internship opportunities for next summer. I've been reading a lot about howto be available for freshmen, particularly at places like and . I live in NYC, so reaching these banks should not be an issue. How difficult is it to actually get an internship at these places? Has it helped increase your chances of recruitment for IBD? Also, I've seen people mention that these PWM tend to not be very structured. Are there any alternatives?