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  2. Moving from Accounting to Investment Banking

    Hi everyone, I am currently working as a trainee accountant in London at a mid-tier firm, have a high 2.1 degree (non-financial) from a top 40 UK university (not a Red Brick) and less than 300 UCAS points. As you can see, my academic results are nothing s ...

    74 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jul 30 2016 - 12:50pm -

  3. Wall Street Women/Girls

    Are there a lot of girls on Wall Street? Do they have a better chance of being recruited because of the whole "minority" issue? Do the usually move up the ladder quicker than guys at the banks? Which banks do you feel generally favor women rathe ...

    127 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 6 2015 - 12:55am -

  4. The Non-Target Curse

    About a week ago, I was sitting at my desk at my current PE internship when the partners and the CEO were filling in a questionnaire that an investor (bank) had requested. The specific question that caught my attention was one that asked for the caliber o ...

    83 comments - 2 silver bananas - Nov 4 2012 - 8:45am -

  5. Goldman Sachs Finance (Controllers) Interview Advice

    Hey, I will be having an on-campus interview with GS for an internship in the Finance (Controllers) Division for this upcoming summer. I was wondering what I should expect from this first interview, with regards to questions: technical or behavioral? Also ...

    27 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 6 2017 - 12:47pm -

  6. Senior year going into Finance worth it?

    Hey all, I have been reading though a lot of discussions on here and finally am ready to ask for my own advice. So I know that I am in a bad situation but I am willing to make the best out of it. ...

    27 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 1 2014 - 3:44am -

  7. How easy is to move from audit Big 4 and then into IB?

    I am starting a role in audit at one of the Big 4 (London office) in September, in the audit team where I'll hopefully gain the ACA after 3 years. My ultimate/eventual aim is to move into the M&A arm of an Investment bank. I've heard that an ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 9 2017 - 5:14pm -

  8. Georgetown vs. NYU vs. Cornell vs. University of Michigan vs. UC Berkeley for Undergrad Finance?

    Basically, I have to pick between these schools for undergrad. I'd like to major in finance. From a purely objective standpoint (i.e. not accounting for my personal preference), which one of these schools would give me the best head start for my care ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 16 2015 - 11:27pm -

  9. ACCEPTED A FULL TIME CITIGROUP ANALYST POSITION AND NEED HELP!!!!!

    Hi Everyone, I have just received a full time offer for an analyst position following graduation in May. Do you think they will request academic transcripts? They have not requested them thus far into the application. Only reason I ask is because I have 2 ...

    21 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 8 2014 - 12:48pm -

  10. Liberty Mutual

    Was wondering if any of you have gone through the interview process or know anything about the internship? It is an accounting/finance roll but I do not know many details yet. Got offered a second round interview today. Was curious about the type of work ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 24 2017 - 11:09am -

  11. Demystifying the CPA Exam and Designation

    There's been a couple of threads that have popped up lately about the CPA exam and whether it would be worth it for the authors try and pass it in lieu of other things, or in their spare time. Some of the comments by other posters lead me to believe ...

    12 comments - 10 silver bananas - Feb 8 2015 - 4:00am -

  12. Can you make great money in coporate finance without working in a top area?

    Like if I wanted to work in Ohio and not New York or Los Angeles Accounting & Finance ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 29 2015 - 7:38am -

  13. PWC: Partner Track: How much can I make in my early 30's?

    Looking through Glassdoor, I noticed that PwC employees start off with a pretty bad package (50-65k) considering the hours they put in. But once they make manager and director they're pulling in consistently over 150k and upwards of 250k by the time ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 20 2016 - 2:41pm -

  14. Finance gamertags

    Trying to think of a good finance / buyside related gamertag for Xbox live. Any suggestions? buyside xbox 360 Accounting & Finance gamertag ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 22 2014 - 11:13pm -

  15. UChicago vs. Columbia vs. Princeton vs. Yale

    Hi everyone! I'm interested in having a career in finance/i-banking or something along those lines, and am potentially considering the following schools for undergraduate. I would like some input as far as what you would recommend! University of Chic ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2014 - 12:53am -

  16. Best Intro Finance Book

    Hi everyone! I was wondering if anyone here has some good suggestions for a solid intro finance book that explains all the basic stuff like derivatives/securities and all the jargon so that one has the foundation to really understand financial news and ta ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 22 2014 - 5:07pm -

  17. Best book on advanced accounting topics

    Hi fellow chimps, I would really appreciate if you could point me towards a couple of good advanced accounting books. Thanks in advance, WiseCapitalist Accounting & Finance advance ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2017 - 3:52pm -

  18. Ernst & Young Round 2 Interview

    I have made it to the 2nd round of the EY Interview. What can I expect from this interview session, it is an office visit. Accounting & Finance ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 18 2015 - 7:10pm -

  19. Should I get an MSF?

    Delete thid Accounting & Finance ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 27 2015 - 1:31am -

  20. Sophomore Resume review- Resume for accounting or finance internship

    Here is my resume for accounting or finance internships(idc which types.. just any lol) Please critique my resume. thanks! finance resume Accounting & Finance accounting resume ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 9:21am -

  21. LIFO (w/LIFO Reserve) vs. FIFO

    This question may be blatantly obvious and simple to some people. However, I'm curious to know what the difference between LIFO (w/ LIFO reserve essentially standardizing it to FIFO) and FIFO would be? Given the use of LIFO reserves, why would firms ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 25 2016 - 2:16am -

  22. USC MSF or Brandeis Masters in International Economics & Finance

    Hi everyone, I am facing a bit of a dilemma as I got accepted into the USC MSF program, and the Brandeis MAeif program, and am not sure which one to choose. I like the Brandeis program as it has an Economics component to it, as well as many more specializ ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 5 2014 - 5:40pm -

  23. Received Offer; How to Let Top Choice Know?

    How do I let said top choice know about my situation via email? Do I contact HR, or a member of the team I want to work for? Thanks for the help. Accounting & Finance ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 11 2014 - 11:58am -

  24. Best Route between undergrad and MBA

    Hey Guys, Wanted to get your opinion on something. First, you have to understand my current position. Recently graduated from a non target state school. I earned a BS in Finance, with a 3.42. The GPA, isn't great, I get it. My situation is unique bec ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 29 2016 - 9:15am -

  25. Transitioning into Transaction Advisory

    Hi all, First time post here so I'm going to keep it concise, detailed and insightful where possible: Background: Graduated from an elite Australian University with decent (credits) marks. Completed two degrees- Commerce (Accounting Major) and Inform ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 6 2014 - 8:23pm -

  26. Currently in Business school...

    I am currently in business school majoring in Finance, I am highly considering double majoring. Question is, which other major should I pick. As of now I am contemplating Finance and Economics or Finance and Accounting. I do not have a particular job in m ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 8 2014 - 5:32pm -

  27. I don't like accounting. How does it affect my education and career as a Finance major?

    I simply don't like accounting. It's annoying to categorize stuff under financial statements. Accounting & Finance ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 24 2014 - 11:43pm -

  28. Intuitive Definition of IRR

    Can someone please give me an intuitive definition of IRR? I know that it's the discount rate used to find the break-even point on a project, or the discount rate used to get an NPV of 0. However, what I'm having a hard time grasping is why you ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 7 2012 - 11:05am -

  29. What jobs can you get with a finance degree?

    I've looked up the job potential of my finance degree both on WSO and on google, but all the sites I have visited seem to imply the best I can do is either: 1) be a financial analyst 2) become a banker 3) become a consultant Is this really all there ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 9 2015 - 5:46pm -

  30. Need advice: MSF schools pick and career transition

    Hi guys. I am new to this site. I want some advice on my school applications for MSF program and career transition from accounting to finance. Background:- GPA 3.5, Major in Accounting, graduated from one of the Big 10 schools- GMAT 690- 1 Fortune 500 Int ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 10 2014 - 11:43pm -

  31. Using B School to break into Finance for military applicant

    I'm a MBA applicant coming from a military background with no finance experience. Is there any significant difference as far as the top 5 B schools go for helping me break into IB or another finance career? Accounting & Finance ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 27 2014 - 10:45pm -

  32. BIg 4 worth it?

    Hello everyone, been reading a lot about the Big 4 on this site and i am quite unsure how to proceed in my career. I am an accounting and finance major at a school in Atlanta where the big 4 recruits heavily. (Currently a junior) My plan is to start off i ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 15 2014 - 2:35pm -

  33. Good Shape, Bad Shape, or SOL?

    Quick About Me: 3.91/4.0 Finance, Top 50 Non-target SAT:2100+ P/E Internship this summer Will Graduate in 2015 (Currently Jr.) I was lucky enough to land an internship over the summer where I will be working extensively with the MD. Rather than cold calli ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 11 2014 - 3:50pm -

  34. Need Advice! Any help appreciated (data analytics...finance)

    First time posting. Was recently offered a job with modest salary as a data analyst in New York. (The work is particular to pharmaceutical/healthcare marketing w big data). This is my only job offer (graduating senior from top25 school), but I have anothe ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 25 2014 - 8:23pm -

  35. Medicine + Business = what???

    Greetings I am a freshman at UF on the pre med track. All my life I have had the desire to be a doctor, but after being at the University of Florida for nearly two terms, I have been exposed to many careers outside of medicine, but have found that they ar ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 8 2015 - 5:09pm -

  36. Transitioning into a Business Career from a Science Background

    Hello Everyone. ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 11 2014 - 4:51pm -

  37. Pre-Master internship: small VC firm or Finance in a I-Bank?

    Hi guys, I would really appreciate your inputs given my situation that I am about to cover: Background: I am about to graduate from a non-target/semi-target Uni in the UK (top 10) and am a non UK native. I am starting my Masters course in September and wa ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 9 2014 - 2:39pm -

  38. PwC Accounting or GS Finance

    To my beloved WSO community, When I was deciding between colleges, this forum was very beneficial to me in deciding where would be the best to pursue my career interests. Three years later, I'm in the midst of planning my future career and deciding b ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2014 - 1:09pm -

  39. Hearing Back from Big4 After Career Fair?

    I'm new to this, so I'd be grateful for some perspective. I went to a national career fair to land an internship/full-time position in Audit. I talked to reps from each of the Big 4 Accounting Firms. Big4 #1 wasn't interested. Big4 #2 seeme ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 23 2015 - 2:26am -

  40. The Lexington Group Tokyo New York Asia Financial Services- Stretching IRA assets

    The "stretch IRA" is not a type of IRA; it's a wealth-transfer strategy. If you don't anticipate needing all of your IRA assets to provide income in retirement, you may be able to stretch your IRA assets to benefit your spouse, childre ...

    3 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 7:00am -

  41. Finding a serious finance opportunity in Charlotte

    Hi All. This is my first post on WSO. I'm living in Charlotte right now, and trying to get on a serious/ambitious path in finance. I plan on working in CLT for the next couple years then moving back to NYC where I have some low-mid level contacts at ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 28 2015 - 7:15pm -

  42. For accounting whizzes

    Why do adjustments for changes in working capital items on the cash flow statement always differ slightly from the actual changes you calculate when comparing 2 balance sheets? I've always used the figures calculated from balance sheets for when calc ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 30 2015 - 12:06am -

  43. Non-Target School, Pursuing Finance. Worth it?

    Hey guys I'm a senior in high school and have the option to go to SDSU or UCSC. Both of these schools aren't ranked very high at all and I realize that in the finance industry that is very important in terms of connections, etc. I seem to really ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 18 2014 - 2:54pm -

  44. PWC--Senior Associate (FSR): Approximate compensation after 4-5 years of experience

    What is the approximate compensation package for senior FSR associates at PwC? Is 110-130k too much to ask for? Accounting & Finance ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 15 2016 - 1:24pm -

  45. Accounting & Finance graduate looking for career suggestions

    Hello! I'm having a hard time deciding which path to take going forward. A little background info on me: 23 years old Have a Bsc (Hons) in Accounting & Finance from a mid table university in the UK Moved to Canada after graduation (duel citizen) ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 22 2016 - 3:32pm -

  46. Staff Accounting at boutique firm

    I'm having a final round of interviews with a company's consultant tomorrow (Saturday) and I know no one here knows anything for certain but I have a few questions and I'd like to hear some tips on interviewing with a consultant. I find it ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 25 2015 - 3:39pm -

  47. are tech associates underpaid?

    I was sifting through the web and found the average computer science graduate salary to be a lot lower than an ACA or an investment analyst. I'm entering uni in September. Doing computer science from a VERY elite university, or getting a BBA from an ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 11 2015 - 4:24pm -

  48. MSF vs. MAC Questions

    Hello everyone, I am a new user here and I have some important questions, but first my introduction and background. I am a recent graduate from UNC-Chapel Hill where I majored in Peace, War, and Defense with a minor in history. Originally my plan was to f ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 10 2015 - 3:33pm -

  49. What team should I apply for?

    I am a Sophomore with no prior finance experience but I have managed to obtain an Interview at a boutique bank next week. I have to state which team I am interested in joining, but I have no idea which one to say. The options are Client Accounting, Market ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 6 2015 - 4:11pm -

  50. I have a few questions about Financial Analysts

    I was wondering if Financial Analysts were allowed to invest like everyone else or are there rules they must follow? What kinds of Math do Financial Analysts need? What would you say is the absolute most important math to take in college? Is it benifitial ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 16 2015 - 11:30pm -

  51. Aswath Damodaran version of fixed income

    Hi, I am looking for fixed income study materials similar to Aswath Damodaran's corporate finance or Valuation. I would really appreciate your feedback. Ultimately I just want to try fixed income research/ trading. Thanks fixed income analyst Account ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 10 2015 - 9:47pm -

  52. Former accounting student making the switch!

    Hi everyone, I just signed up as recently I've been leaning away from a career in accounting. I'm a second year undergraduate student that was always interested in getting my CPA /CA, but now I don't feel that way anymore. My goal right now ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 25 2014 - 1:51am -

  53. Should I take an Internship within Finance (Middle/Back Office) as opposed to waiting and applying for an IBD Internship

    Pretty much, I am a sophomore, should I take an internship with a prestigious company for a Finance/Accounting position, or should I wait and possibly try for positions in IBD. I am more interested in IBD and the offers that it can present me, but I would ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 6 2014 - 5:22pm -

  54. REALITY CHECK! Realistic Possiblities

    Hey everyone, I am fairly new to this site and I am still reading over a few discussions on the forum that are relevant to me. Since this site seems to be filled with professionals and experts as well as those that have gone through hell and back I though ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 4 2014 - 1:31pm -

  55. Should I work in the Finance department for my first job?

    I'm 22 years old, and a fresh university graduate with a degree in Business and specialization in Banking and Finance. I graduated with a upper second-class honours (the US equivalent of GPA 3.3). I was offered a job in the Finance department of an i ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 20 2014 - 10:11pm -

  56. Currently an Analyst within Corporate Banking. Not sure which path will open most doors up for me. MSA in Accounting vs MBA?

    First of all, I did not go to a target school. My undergraduate degree is in Accounting from a local well recognized public university. I graduated in 2012 and at the time did not want to pursue a career in Public Accounting (which I sometimes regret). Bu ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 20 2014 - 1:12am -

  57. Intro from Pittsburgh

    Hello, I'm a first year Finance and Accounting student from Pittsburgh looking to eventually do corporate law. I have an internship this summer at EY (one of the sort of get to know the company internships), and right now I am planning on getting my ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 26 2014 - 9:41pm -

  58. Accounting and Finance

    I am going to be starting my undergrad next year, and I will most likely double major in accounting and finance. I am wondering if a double major in accounting and finance is really that much better than just a single major in either accounting or finance ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 29 2013 - 7:34pm -

  59. Asset write-up / write-down

    Let's suppose a Company has $100 in its PP&E and a 50% tax rate. Case 1- After valuing its PP&E fair price comes to the conclusion that it should write-down $50. As I understand this $50 will reduce EBT (non-operating expense) by $50 and net ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 5 2012 - 8:45pm -

  60. Accounting Club Board Position vs Finance Club

    Hello all! I am currently in a small dilemma and would appreciate some outside help. I am a junior in an non-target school. I just changed my major from accounting to finance after having a great experience at my internship working with Client Relationshi ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Sep 8 2016 - 8:01pm -

  61. The Lexington Group Tokyo New York Asia Financial Services- Professional 5 person team

    We are a professional and focused five-person team with a century of combined experience in the financial services industry. We strive to deliver world-class service to our clients. Our premier team emphasizes integrity, trust and service by placing an un ...

    - 1 silver bananas - Apr 9 2016 - 12:31pm -

  62. Need help with qualification choices!

    Hey guys, I graduated from university with a high 2.1 degree in BSc Biological Sciences in May and have been working as a trainee accountant in London (not big 4) for the last few months. I find working in accountancy ok, but it is not what I really want ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Dec 9 2015 - 2:50pm -

  63. Few Questions to Start With

    Hello everyone, I am currently a 3rd year accounting and finance student and I want to break into a finance job. What I am looking for is a job which does not have an insane amount of time commitment like say 80 hours+. Which finance position should I aim ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Nov 22 2015 - 10:10pm -

  64. Consolidated/Unconsolidated/NCI Question

    Partners' Share of Consolidated Debt $9.9 ABC Share of Unconsolidated Debt $452.1 In a file I'm looking at, they're doing $452.1- $9.9 = $442.2 The file says that the $442.2 is "Net JV Debt". I don't understand why we are sub ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Sep 15 2015 - 4:11pm -

  65. Seeking thoughts of fomer auditors in IBD

    Hi all, Would like to hear the thoughts of any former auditors who ended up doing IBD. I am a current auditor seeking IBD roles. Given that I have only decent grades in school and average career experience, its most likely I would be at a boutique or at b ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 1 2015 - 11:55am -

  66. Hello other Accountants and Wealth Managers

    Hello, I always go by the online name of Accrual, but otherwise my name is Alex. To give a somewhat brief description below I will tell about who I am and where I am planning to go, essentially my ten year plan. Accrual has grown up living in a family inv ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 16 2015 - 11:42am -

  67. Finance- Tax division for Sophomore Internship vs investment banking internship at a small regional bank?

    I am currently a sophomore and I was offered a position in the Finance- Tax department at a major bank. First of all, would you consider this back office or middle office? Secondly, do you think that this is a good precursor to an IBD internship in my jun ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 15 2015 - 8:11pm -

  68. Credit Analysis to Financial Analysis (CMA in Canada)

    Hi All, This is long, but any sort of feedback would be greatly appreciated. Overview: What are the chances of going from a CFA /Credit Analyst type role to a Corp. Finance type role? I'm located in Canada so no CPA here. But is it worth considering ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Mar 22 2015 - 8:55pm -

  69. What daily information is required knowledge in a financial career (analyst, broker, etc.)

    Hey monkeys, I'm new to posting, but have lurked for a few months now. I was wanting to know what to keep track of every day (for interviews, or just on-the-job knowledge), so here's what I have:- Pt/% increase/decrease and totals of S&P 500 ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2015 - 12:48pm -

  70. Major Question/Advice needed

    Hi all, I am sort of stuck. I go to a state school non target that so happens to have a top 25 accounting program. The finance program is just a concentration under business management. My goal is to get into a BB or Hedge Fund. Would I be better off goin ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Feb 19 2015 - 2:13pm -

  71. AU vs UMD

    Hi, I'm currently a sophomore at American University and I'm majoring in Finance. The thing is I applied to the University of Maryland's business school and I got in. I was really interested in one of their Fellow programs, which is the rea ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jan 22 2015 - 9:19pm -

  72. Please Tear apart my Cover Letter, How can I improve it?

    I have a cover letter that I think needs work...do you have any suggestions for improvements? business college student cover letter help cover letters Bad Cover Letters Accounting & Finance capital finance cover letter consulting ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jan 4 2015 - 3:23am -

  73. PwC Seasonal Tax to get into Strategy Consulting?

    Hi everyone, This is my first post so hopefully I don't get roasted too bad. I'm a current senior at a non-target university looking to enter the management or strategy consulting fields post-graduation. I'm looking for either an internship ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Dec 17 2014 - 11:09pm -

  74. Can someone offer me some recommendations regarding some Business Courses from UK?

    Hello Oasists! My name is Adrian and I am a senior in High School (EastEurope). I would like to apply to an university from the UK (I have very little time to decide) and I am interested in studying Accounting and Finance or Business. I searched on the in ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Dec 17 2014 - 5:53pm -

  75. Well...

    Longtime lurker. BS in Econ Masters in IR I speak 2 dialects of Persian and can read Spanish, albeit quite poorly 3 Years and counting in the Defense industry working in Budgeting and Financial Services B-school is likely next. 720 diagnostic, so we will ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Nov 2 2014 - 7:50am -

  76. Financial Statement Opinion

    I was wondering if you could help me out with a financial statement question for a possible job interview? My question is if you were a bank and a company was trying to borrow money from you to purchase commercial real estate and you could only use one fi ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Oct 15 2014 - 4:08am -

  77. How to move from corporate finance to audit

    Hi everyone. I am currently going through ACA training in the UK with a corporate finance company. I am not involved in corporate finance though, just in the finance department, which is kind of like management accounting only with a bit of taxation:P Any ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Oct 10 2014 - 5:08am -

  78. Finance Student (Senior Undergrad)- Minnesota

    Hello everyone, Hope all you awesome folks are finding success, riches, and all the good things in life. I'm finishing up my last semester at a good Business school here in the twin cities, and wanted to introduce myself to this forum. As always, i w ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Aug 19 2014 - 1:55pm -

  79. Trying to value Cincinnati Bell (NYSE:CBB)

    Was hoping that you fine gentlemen could potentially help me with some difficulties that I'm having with this valuation. I was tasked with valuing CBB as a stand alone entity. The Details: CBB spun off CyrusOne (CONE), which it acquired in 2010, in J ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Aug 18 2014 - 10:21pm -

  80. What are My Internships Really Worth?

    I'm gonna try and make this quick so I don't bore anybody. Basically I just have a few questions about entering the IB world based on my current experience. I'll start off with a little bit about myself. My ultimate goal is to get into IB a ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Aug 11 2014 - 9:03pm -

  81. How can I leverage my real estate internship into my junior year internship?

    Hey guys, I am a rising junior at a non-target school with a major in Economics and minor in Mathematics. I am currently interning at a commercial real estate company(a big one in this industry), but I am more interested in working at an investment bank. ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jun 15 2014 - 10:28pm -

  82. I need help! Fiance/Accounting/Economics

    I'm having a hard time choosing what degree to transfer into, I'm pretty it won't matter in the long run but it's bothering me anyway. So I thought WSO is as good a place as any to find some help. My background-at a 'semi-target&# ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 15 2014 - 7:18pm -

  83. Bradley Associates Madrid Media Financial Tips, FOR RICHER OR POORER: SOME TIPS FOR NEWLYWEDS

    Summertime is upon us, and with that comes a very popular time of the year for folks to marry. Before tying the knot, you both need to take financial inventory-seriously. With student debt at historic highs and people waiting longer to marry, the likeliho ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 2 2014 - 3:00am -

  84. Need advice. No finance experience. Non targeted school graduate

    I have graduated a year and a half ago with an Economics major from a non targeted school. I was not able to find an internship while i was in school due to lack of work experience. I started working at a car dealership while was in school to make some mo ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 17 2014 - 3:48pm -

  85. Am I screwed from joining finance?

    I'm currently a senior at UC Berkeley- Geology major and I've been applying to many analyst development programs. I never get any calls back. My GPA is a mediocre 3.5 and my experience is a joke- retail and a consulting internship. I've app ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 4 2014 - 4:03am -

  86. Financial statements affected by 50/50 debt and equity payments?

    Apologies if this question has been asked before on the board, but I haven't been able to find an answer to it. If a company is to buy a tractor and pay for it with 50% debt and 50% equity, how would that affect the financial statements in year 1 (be ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 4 2014 - 11:25pm -

  87. Hi, my name is Anna

    I am currently a 3rd year student majoring in accounting. I have a background selling residential mortgages and real estate title. I very much appreciate the information and encouragement this site provides. Glad I found it! Accounting & Finance ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Mar 1 2014 - 2:33pm -

  88. Potential Divisions for accounting major

    I'd love to get an advice on choosing right division for me in either UBS, MS, or GS. I am a big accounting guy who is looking to get a CPA but I really want to get a feel in finance industry. Operation doesnt sounds appealing to me so i talked to MS ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Nov 21 2012 - 11:24pm -