Stock & Bond Market Analyses (4/20 - 4/24)

Stock Market Analysis

It was a profitable week on Wall Street. Large and small stocks, as measured by the S&P 500 and Russell 2000, respectively, both gained over 1...

Webinar Rewind - Networking in Europe + Q&A

In case you missed our January 12th webinar entitled Networking in Europe , have no fear. The full recording of the webinar can be found below (free until Tuesday 10pm et when...

If you had to have a job that could not be finance related, what would it be?

I find myself thinking a lot about possible outcomes in my life if I had chose differently about one thing or another, this came up. I'd probably want to do something with...

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FT recruiting in August

When does FT recruiting actually start? Does it start right after SA? Or sometime later? And if anyone has FT recruiting experience, can you please share your experience?...

Monday @Mentions April 27, 2015

Happy Monday WSO!

Upcoming events:

NYC WSO Happy Hour this Tuesday evening! 730pm at Galway Hooker Pub

Webinar: Investing in PE and VC Funds -- 8pm...

Decisions, Decisions: Consumer Products - Treasury Analyst or IBD M&A Analyst?

So, here's the deal: I've recently completed the second and final round of the interview process for a Treasury Analyst position at one of the world's largest private spirits...

Overview of Leveraged Finance

We have not done an overview in quite some time and needed a post specific to Wall Street. This will elaborate a bit on our hedge fund posts and provide an overview for those...

If Finance Doesn't Work Out...

Facebook appears to be hiring. A lot. If a recent article in Bloomberg is to be believe, by an eye-popping amount:

Facebook, which reported Wednesday that sales...

Gates’ vs Waltons: How much will you leave to your kids?

I haven't seen this topic discussed much on WSO. When it comes to inheritance, the common wisdom is that when parents pass on, whatever they have goes to their kids. Clearly,...

What motivates you?

What fuels your desire to become the best?

Do you care what motivates you i,e do you care if you are doing something for the right reasons?

Just interested in...