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  2. Background: Finance and Accounting Double Major at Extreme Non-Target: 3.4 GPA PWM Intern during school Working in Investor Reporting for a Single Family Real Estate PE fund with ~ $1.5Bn AUM following a year at a large Multi Family Fund. I am in my secon ...

    24 comments17 Feb 2020 -

  3. Hi everyone, I applied to cal poly slo and have fallen in love with the school. It is VERY cheap, just the right distance from home, and they have a strong engineering and business school. However, I haven't ever seen anyone mention it in this forum, ...

    22 comments6 May 2020 - Prospect in IB - Gen

  4. Hi everyone, I am a high school senior. Not long ago, I made a post asking about Georgetown vs Berkeley, but the other day I was accepted to Ross, and now I have questions about it as well. I'm wondering how these three schools fair for placement int ...

    22 comments6 May 2020 -

  5. I am located in Dallas Texas and am very avid in looking for Private Equity internships. I am fairly new to private equity and want to understand more about the field as well as break into it. I have an internship and a few stock competitions on my resume ...

    12 comments22 Jul 2020 -

  6. Tesla to Wall Street?

    Investment Banking

    Since this is my first post I suppose a proper introduction is in order. I am currently a Co-Op at an F500 Corp that is well regarded. I have received an offer for the summer from Tesla in the Palo Alto HQ as an FP&A intern in their finance department ...

    13 comments4 Nov 2019 -

  7. Hi Everyone, Is anyone here familiar with Brookfield Capital Partners' operations, deals, rep, hours, pay? I came across them and am super interested in the way they do business. Will they comparable to BX, Carlyle etc.. in 5-10 years? Thank you Broo ...

    10 comments21 Apr 2020 -

  8. Coming from the software world, I wanted to get a view on what people in PE think about buying out companies in the software world that didn't become the next Salesforce.com or ServiceNow. Basically companies that got VC funding, did well in some nic ...

    11 comments9 Nov 2019 - Prospect in HF - Event

  9. Thoughts on Berkeley Research Group?

    Management Consulting

    Just trying to get some color on exit ops / culture / misc if possible. Haven't seen an updated thread on this in a while. Thanks! #accounting #finance investment consulting private equity college undergraduate Salary United States- West ...

    8 comments19 Apr 2020 - Intern in Other

  10. The opposite scenario with the purchase of specific assets such as inventory or accounts receivable seems logical but what would be the logic for a firm to purchase specific liabilities in a company? Any examples would be greatly appreciated. P.S. I know ...

    7 comments22 Jun 2020 -

  11. Trying to decide between a summer offer for Bain Consulting vs Audax Private Equity. Not sure if I want to be on the buy side long-term, but would like the option to do PE. Long term looking to get into VC. What's the general reputation/tier for Auda ...

    8 comments21 Oct 2019 -

  12. I really need some objective advice from those who've worked in the banking industry. PLEASE READ THROUGH THE ENTIRE POST! My question to you is, Is the decision of leaving school to pursue my business venture a wise decision? Or am I chasing a false ...

    7 comments6 May 2020 -

  13. I got into rising junior transfer to UVA, UNC and Berkeley (as well as BU and UW-Madison). I'm going to be an Econ major at all schools, not b-school (personal preference). I'm from the bay area, so unless UVA and UNC just can't compete wit ...

    5 comments29 May 2020 -

  14. I am currently 27 years old and serving in the British Military. I started my service straight from high school (16 yrs old) and therefore I have no other further education. I am considering ending my service and entering into a career in investment banki ...

    5 comments24 Jan 2020 -

  15. Currently, I'm looking into going into consulting or some sort of finance job-- forgive me, I honestly am not too well-versed in the technicalities of these fields. I'd like to work in the Northeast (or at least East Coast) if possible after gra ...

    4 comments1 Aug 2020 -

  16. Dartmouth vs. Duke OCR?

    Investment Banking

    Hi everyone, As a high school junior I've started thinking about where I want to go to college, and considering that I want to go into finance, particularly Private Equity after undergrad (yes, I know it's very difficult but one can only hope... ...

    4 comments24 May 2019 -

  17. For a software company with high recurring revenues, what level of leverage will be considered investment-grade? I am trying to figure out what level of debt can a company (broadly $5-$25mn revenues) finance from bank loans and high-yielding instruments, ...

    3 comments12 Nov 2019 - Prospect in HF - Event

  18. I've heard from multiple people at MF PE that basically if you're not at GS /MS/EVR/PJT etc., HHs try to push you to smaller/worse funds and that the first interview spots at top funds are reserved for people in those top groups (by top funds, I ...

    3 comments18 Sep 2019 - Analyst 1 in IB - Ind

  19. I'm having trouble deciding between majoring in business econ and econ with a specialization in data science. The business econ major requirements mainly include courses on accounting, management, and finance topics whereas the data science track has ...

    2 comments19 Aug 2019 -

  20. Off-Cycle

    Private Equity

    Was wondering if it was feasible to do an off-cycle internship in Europe if I am only a US citizen. Thanks for any perspective #accounting #finance investment consulting private equity college undergraduate ...

    5 Aug 2020 - Prospect in Other

  21. Hi everyone- Any advice for how to break into REPE? I know one way is to start out on a real estate desk in IB, but I was wondering if people have taken/know of any nontraditional routes. For background, I just graduated from from a target school and have ...

    1 comment17 May 2020 -

  22. I don't see a lot on this Blackstone group (Strategic Partners) in particular- could anyone share experience working with them and/or what career opportunities would like out of here? Is HBS feasible, and what about shifting into a direct PE investin ...

    1 comment29 Apr 2020 - Intern in IB - Gen

  23. I'm a rising junior majoring in Environmental Econ. I go to a T10 target school, but I think it is very unlikely that I get into a BB IB...potentially IB at all, also not really upset about that because I don't really see myself thriving in the ...

    1 comment23 Apr 2020 -

  24. Private Equity Bubble? Overrated/Overvalued? Thoughts

    Investing, Markets & Macroeconomics

    America is in the grips of a speculative frenzy. Investment bankers, private investment firms, and even a few dozen recently graduated MBAs labelling themselves "searchers" are calling, emailing, wining, and dining small business owners. Their g ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  25. Surprisingly, I have been asked to show up in person for a first-round interview and I have no previous experience interviewing in PE. I have always done first-round interviews on the phone (activist HFs)- I am now going for private equity and found this ...

    1 comment10 Nov 2019 - Prospect in HF - Event

  26. Database of interview questions from Blueprint Equity, as well as compensation figures...

    1 Interview Questions9 Oct 2019

  27. Hi all, Recently been recruiting for funds with a tech/software focus and I wanted to see how people have flipped their stories and answered the "why software" piece effectively. Don't have much of a background in technology but I have alwa ...

    1 comment18 Sep 2019 -

  28. ok so im in hs and i may sound retarded so pls bear with me. so the 2/10 bond yield inverted today, sending the markets plunging. This is what happened in 08, so we're probably going into a recession. If a recession hits, will ib-> pe still be a v ...

    1 comment15 Aug 2019 -

  29. Besides the top target schools, what are some of the best business schools for IB placement? 1400+ SAT Score. #accounting #finance investment consulting private equity college undergraduate ...

    1 comment22 May 2019 -