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  2. Jefferies IBD SA 2019

    Wondering if anyone has any insight into Jefferies IBD recruiting for 2019 as far as timeline. Are most spots filled already? From looking on their website it doesn't seem like they have an active application open for 2019 summer analyst positions cu ...

    63 comments - 5 silver bananas - Jun 8 2018 - 3:46pm -

  3. Hong Kong / Singapore Recruiters

    Hi All, Am looking to connect with the main recruiters for HF / PE opportunities in Asia, specifically HK / SG (which I appreciate may be different). Can anyone currently working in the region help me with the names of the firms who are most active on hir ...

    11 comments - 3 silver bananas - Sep 27 2019 - 1:23am -

  4. Big 4 Audit or Mid-Tier M&A Advisory to Break Into Finance

    Hi All, Just looking for opinions about my entry-level career decision. I am currently recruiting as an accounting student and potentially looking at two options: 1. The Big 4 for an audit position 2. Mid-tier firms (think top 10) in their TAS advisory se ...

    13 comments - 3 silver bananas - Sep 24 2018 - 1:40pm -

  5. Tough Spot! help!

    Hi everyone, I just created an account a couple of days ago after finding a lot of inspiration and useful information from other posts and comments made on this site. However, I want your honest opinion regarding my situation, which is as follows: I am a ...

    8 comments - 2 silver bananas - Sep 21 2018 - 1:41am -

  6. Did High School mess up my chances for IB?

    Hi, In high school I took 11 AP exams. Now I go to Northeastern, and they accepted nearly all of them for credit. That means that I am already a second-semester Junior despite only being on campus for a total of 8 months. This class standing seems to put ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jun 13 2019 - 1:52pm -

  7. Write Down of PPE by 100

    May seem like a basic question, but still confused. Let's say PPE is written down by 100. EBIT will decrease by 100, and after tax effect is-60 on NI. Once we move to cash flow statement, we add back the 100, and we have a net change of +40 cash. But ...

    6 comments - 3 silver bananas - Feb 22 2019 - 10:45pm -

  8. I need help fixing a lot of things after freshman year.

    I am a freshman at Penn. I've been a straight-A student, but I came here from another country and scored a 2.9 as a STEM major (I'm not in Wharton, I'm in engineering). I fucked up, and while I know why I did, I also know it doesn't ma ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 9 2018 - 5:26pm -

  9. How to make deal sourcing sound good on resume?

    Any tips on how to make a deal sourcing/business development internship at a PE firm look good for IB recruiting? I want to refrain from seeming like it's just a sales job, but have not done any modeling or real financial analysis. Maybe something ab ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jun 29 2018 - 6:13pm -

  10. What would be the GPA cutoff for a Math/Bio dual-major from an Ivy for top firms (healthcare banking)?

    I don't mean to turn this into a "chance me" post, but I am a rising sophomore, considering either a Comp.Bio/Econ or (more likely) Bio/Math dual-major, and my GPA is really not remotely close to my peers in Wharton. I am doing a Big Four i ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 11 2018 - 12:53pm -

  11. Help Best Headhunting/Recruiting/Search Firms for Corporate Finance FP&A for New York

    Hi, Could you guys help me with suggesting any good headhunting/recruiting firms for the New York market. Or if you know of any specific good headhunter please PM me. Industry is Corporate Finance/FP&A. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks #a ...

    4 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jan 17 2019 - 5:59pm -

  12. Non-accounting major need help with technical question

    Whatup chimps, non-accounting/finance major here, I was going through some technicals and came across this question. It might seem really easy for most of you but I can't find the solution online: Tax depreciation is $2 million over 5 years, while fi ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 30 2018 - 9:55pm -

  13. Can someone walk me through exactly what happens after a first call with a recruiter??

    Call with a headhunter today seemingly went well. She pitched me on an associate role and asked to have a follow-up in a few days. What happens now? What should I expect and how can I best prepare for the follow-up and what comes after? I'm pretty ne ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 10 2019 - 6:08pm -

  14. Selby Jennings- feedback/advice?

    Hey all, I had a bad experience with Selby Jennings similar to the ones that have been posted on here before. A recruiter reached out to me via LinkedIn telling me he'd like to set up a call to discuss a position with a venture capital firm. I accept ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 23 2019 - 11:36am -

  15. Does anyone have any insight into the Morgan Stanley Equity Research Junior Associate Program?

    The opportunity seems like a great way to break into ER, seems open to recent and expected graduates with a Jan 2020 start date. Does anybody know anyone who has applied? Know what they are looking for in applicants? Size of applicant pool? Interview proc ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Oct 2 2019 - 11:37am -

  16. Kill my Spring Week CV

    I'm applying for Spring week this year, just finished my CV draft. Please, criticize it as harshly as you can. I have not done much experience for an undergraduate but hopefully, other activities make up for it. Much appreciated! https://docdro.id/sb ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 28 2019 - 8:30pm -

  17. In need of some quality questions.

    Hello monkies. I'm a junior year student trying to expand my network. My friend/mentor gave me the name of an old colleague and told me to reach out to him. Do you have any questions that are hinting that I would like to land an internship in the fut ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 16 2019 - 4:42am -

  18. Is it Too Late for Corporate Banking out of Undergrad?

    I am a junior studying finance and information systems at a non-target. I have a 3.61 GPA and a decent set of extracurriculars. This semester, I am joining a few more finance/professional clubs in order to boost my resume. I have an internship with Big 4 ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Feb 19 2019 - 3:20pm -

  19. Goldman IMD Superday @ Dallas Offers?

    Hi everyone, Has anyone received offers or decisions from the Goldman IMD Superday for the Dallas office this past Tuesday? A friend and I both had ours for PWM (we're sophomores), but we still haven't heard back yet. I know it probably means wa ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Nov 16 2018 - 2:50pm -

  20. List of Recruiting Firms and your experiences with them?

    Hello WSO community, I'm switching jobs and would really appreciate any insight on: 1) any recruiting firms 2) how do they operate. For example, I know that they have certain quotas to meet and have interests of their own to pursue collecting data an ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Nov 12 2018 - 7:15pm -

  21. Big 4 FDD Associate looking to lateral into banking-- tips?

    Just started my job in FDD at a big 4 firm and am looking to get into IB. After a couple weeks on the job, It's confirmed that this is not at all what I want to do. Need to have a higher impact position and higher impact surroundings. Looking for tip ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Sep 20 2018 - 5:11pm -

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    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Sep 19 2018 - 2:06am -

  23. UBS Private Wealth Management or Prudential Finance Internship for sophomore summer?

    I have the option to do a UBS PWM internship for my sophomore summer and a Prudential Finance Internship this summer. I am aiming to work at a BB IBD for my junior year summer, so I was wondering which one would look better on my resume. Any feedback is m ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Sep 10 2018 - 6:21pm -

  24. Advice for Rising Senior Aiming For IB

    All, I am a rising senior at Texas A&M University in Mays Business School with a major in Finance and minor in Economics. My GPA is currently 3.74 and I have 2 more years left. I really would like to go into IB and that is my goal. I spent a summer ab ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 16 2018 - 10:00pm -

  25. Projecting GPA

    Since recruiting has moved up so much this year, I am having to submit my application to banks ASAP. My question is can I factor in the summer classes that I have not officially received grades for into my GPA? I already finished the courses but my grades ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - May 18 2018 - 6:44pm -

  26. Can someone please explain the current recruiting timeline for ALL BBs and top banks for undergrads? (2020 summer+return)

    I am a freshman girl at Penn. I hear a lot about how recruiting has been pushed up to Sophomore Spring, but I hear a lot of very different things about different companies. My GPA currently is concerning due to some events this year and I was hoping to pu ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - May 10 2018 - 8:17pm -