WSO Deal Toys are Back!

Hallelujah the deal toys are back!! Please remember to check your inbox for the link from Patrick to fill out your details. Thanks Patrick and Andy - been waiting for this since 2018!

Mod Note (Andy): As a sign of our appreciation for our top users, we're sending our popular Silver Banana Deal Toy to all members that have reached King Kong status (for free).

Update Sept 1: The Deal Toys Have Shipped! Most are shipping FedEx (Canada is UPS).

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  • Associate 2 in PE - Other
May 5, 2021 - 5:54pm

Not sure how I feel with my main and alt account both being eligible for the deal toy...

I may need to go outside for awhile after I receive mine

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May 5, 2021 - 9:15pm

We all need to chip in to make a King Kong deal toy out of solid gold in appreciation of Ben Matan Biran, who has been gracing us with his wisdom the past few days

  • Prospect in IB-M&A
May 5, 2021 - 11:08pm

Pretty excited for this lol. Anyone know what it's going to look like?

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May 6, 2021 - 3:11pm

This seems like those plaques or awards YouTube sends to its creator when they get like a billion views or a billion followers. Nice gesture Andy and team. Thanks for offering

May 6, 2021 - 7:08pm

Wait for the emails about hot single analysts in your area!

Be excellent to each other, and party on, dudes.
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May 7, 2021 - 12:24pm

What sensitive info could possibly be kept by WSO? Even credit card data is pretty useless. The transactions get denied or revered basically. Bank account info, also the banks don't let people rob them. Basically not much to fear but fear itself

May 6, 2021 - 8:12pm

What concert costs 45 cents? 50 Cent feat. Nickelback.

May 6, 2021 - 8:25pm

Im so fucking pumped

"one for the money two for the better green 3 4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine" - M.F. Doom

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May 7, 2021 - 2:16am

First of all, thank you for doing this.

Also, a heads up that EU regulations are changing after July 1st. International shipments are subject to different customs and tax regulations than before. More information linked below. It would be very helpful if KingKong's in the EU would receive their silver banana before July 1st 2021 to avoid complications or even charges.
I don't know the exact details about this new set of rules though, but the last thing we want is DHL or another logistics firm to add an expensive handling fee.

https://ec.europa.eu/taxation_customs/business/vat/modernising-vat-cros…

https://www.avalara.com/vatlive/en/vat-news/eu-2021-ending--22-import-e…
https://www.fedex.com/en-ca/shipping-services/international/regulatory/…

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May 7, 2021 - 5:26pm

thanks for the heads up, ultimately it's up to the company that creates/ships them, but we'll do the best we can to get them the mailing addresses quickly

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Jun 22, 2021 - 2:27pm

The cut-off date is the last day of June 2021, customs in the EU would need to inspect the package before that day or the process of collecting VAT will be relayed to the courier company. Each courier in the EU nation has different fees i.e. for DHL/DP, Belgium Post, NL Post, etc

May 7, 2021 - 5:54pm

haha

"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

May 7, 2021 - 4:09pm

I will be throwing all the pics of family and gf off my desk and replacing them with GLORIOUS WSO BANANA. Thank you.

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May 7, 2021 - 6:27pm

What if we're close and get there by the deadline? Asking for a friend...

EBITDA rules everything around me

May 7, 2021 - 6:32pm

when I check the list of responses after the deadline and you have 1,000 bananas you're in. Though please don't spam the forums just for the banana points.

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May 13, 2021 - 2:13pm

If you have 1,000 banana points and filled out the form you will receive one (only exception is I believe that the company won't be able to ship them to Russia).

Then we'll send an email to all recipients to let them know we're shipping them out.

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May 20, 2021 - 2:18pm

Just came back to this site after a decent spell of inactivity. damn, gotta get my bananas up. Need me a deal toy

 

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Jun 16, 2021 - 7:32pm

Figured I'd bump this thread. Has anyone gotten their toy yet or a confirmation that they've been shipped?

I’m a fun guy. Obviously I love the game of basketball. I mean there’s more questions you have to ask me in order for me to tell you about myself. I'm not just gonna give you a whole spill... I mean, I don't even know where you're sitting at

Jun 16, 2021 - 7:40pm

No, not yet. I was thinking about it because I put down an address I'm not usually at yet so was wondering if someone had swiped it or not.

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Jul 7, 2021 - 8:26pm

Me neither

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  • Analyst 1 in IB-M&A
Jul 8, 2021 - 12:31pm

I think we supposed to get emails once the toys are being sent, but also haven't heard anything from the Chief Monkey Officer

Jul 21, 2021 - 3:18pm

I got this email two days ago:

Hi!

Quick update here to let you know that there was a delay with the supplier but now the deal toys are being created and should ship by mid-August. I will email again when they start the shipments.

Please reply back asap if you want to update your mailing address.

Thanks!

Andy

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Aug 5, 2021 - 5:30am

FYI - I haven't received an update on mine either. 

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Aug 17, 2021 - 11:10pm

Hi AndyLouis, is there an update on them shipping soon? I have my forwarding address just in case, but I'm pretty sure I put in the correct address I'm using anyway, didn't want to miss this round!

Quant (ˈkwänt) n: An expert, someone who knows more and more about less and less until they know everything about nothing.

Aug 23, 2021 - 3:00pm

manufacturer had to alter something in the design but we gave them the green light today to produce the full quantity, after that they will ship

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