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  2. Looks like Christmas has come early this year...for some Rumor has it that the following firms have kicked off; post your observations below! New Mountain KKR Centerbridge Ares Summit Thoma Bravo Apollo TPG Warburg Pincus CD&R Carlyle AEA Berkshire Pa ...

    +16 116 comments3 Nov 2018 -

  3. 2019 Internship

    Job Search Advice

    DELETEXXCXXxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx #accounting #finance #recruiting #university #career ...

    +4 23 comments26 Jul 2018 -

  4. I'm a 2nd-year Finance student at a top 30 Business School in the Twin Cities (Nothing close to Ivy-worthy). I'm near the point where I need to decide on a career path, does anyone have any advice on pursuing IB, Public Accounting at the Big 4, ...

    +1 18 comments4 Aug 2018 -

  5. Which email to network to?

    Investment Banking

    Hey monkeys, I've tried searching this up a bit but can't seem to find any direct or clear answers. When you connect with people on Linkedin, you can often see their contact info which includes their email. However, often it is their personal em ...

    +2 11 comments16 Jul 2019 -

  6. Hello. I'm a 3rd year student at University of Toronto in Rotman Commerce and I'm looking into a career in finance (IB, PE, HF all great). I interned last summer for 10 weeks at Goldman here in Toronto and really enjoyed it. I've been think ...

    +2 12 comments11 Jan 2019 -

  7. Quick question!

    Job Search Advice

    Hypothetically speaking, say I graduate with a 3.0 or under that; will I be assed out in finding a job in finance? Will I be able to find a job with a BA/ BS from a non targeted school? #accounting #finance #recruiting #university #career ...

    +1 13 comments23 Sep 2018 -

  8. Hey guys I did a summer intern at BB, and accepted the full time return offer in the S&T division. However, I just received an email from one of the best hedge funds in the street regarding the interview of a trading/investing position. (DE Shaw/ Mill ...

    +2 8 comments23 Oct 2019 -

  9. Am I too late??

    Investment Banking

    Background: rising junior at a target school So I completely missed out on the early round of recruiting, where a lot of people at my school already got offers for summer 2019. It seems like they bumped recruiting to a ridiculously early time this year an ...

    +3 12 comments4 Jul 2018 -

  10. Hi everyone, I'm currently a senior trying to decide whether to apply to Dartmouth or Princeton early decision for undergrad. I really like both schools a lot, virtually equally, so my decision now basically comes down to OCR, internships, academics, ...

    +2 7 comments29 Oct 2019 -

  11. Hey guys I did a summer intern at BB, and accepted the full time return offer in the S&T division. However, I just received an email from one of the best hedge funds in the street regarding the interview of a trading/investing position. (DE Shaw/ Mill ...

    +2 7 comments23 Oct 2019 -

  12. Hi Guys. I had a question about breaking into the Big 4- Financial Advisory. Context- I did my undergrad at a tier 1-B school in the UK, majoring in Finance. Graduated with a strong GPA. I have ~3 years of full-time work experience (2015- 2018) at a tech ...

    +2 9 comments29 Jun 2018 -

  13. Hello, which one of these schools is better for accounting Rotman or UTSC co-op? Which one would give me better opportunities in the long run. Thank you for the responses. #accounting #finance #recruiting #university #career Commerce Street Capital Salary ...

    +2 6 comments13 Jul 2019 -

  14. Hi all, There is a possibility that I will have an interview with Signature Estate & Investment Advisors (SEIA) at their Newport Beach office. I am interested in the Junior Analyst position and was wondering if anyone had any insights into their inter ...

    +2 7 comments25 Nov 2018 -

  15. If colleges were stocks

    Investment Banking

    Which colleges do you see moving up the most in the rankings (university overall or undergraduate business school) over the next ten years? If colleges were stocks which stock (college) do you think has the most upside (based upon their US News ranking)? ...

    +2 6 comments10 Feb 2019 -

  16. Hi, Pretty much the title. I am applying for university in the UK and need to choose soon between Economics and Management Oxford, PPE Oxford and Land Economy at Trinity College Cambridge. Land Economy would be easiest to get into, whereas Economics and M ...

    +1 5 comments5 Oct 2019 -

  17. I've read WSO for a while now, but this will be my first post since those I've talked to all offer the same generic advice on this issue. I just graduated high school this year and recently moved to a new city. I'm a first-year finance majo ...

    +1 5 comments15 Sep 2019 -

  18. Offer Decision Help Needed

    Investment Banking

    Hi all, I am a current junior trying to decide on which internship offer would give the the greatest probability for a successful career. I would like to eventually end up in PE ideally focusing on tech or consumers. Apologies if this is too lengthy of a ...

    +4 6 comments12 Nov 2018 -

  19. Hi, I am currently a Senior at a City University in New York and am hoping to get some advice from the community. I have 2 IB summer internships, and most recently completed an equity research internship at a bulge bracket bank. Unfortunately, I did not r ...

    +2 6 comments12 Aug 2018 -

  20. Currently at a non-target, but I'll be attending a UK target uni for my Master's starting this September. Will I have missed the London 2020 SA recruiting cycle by this time? How/when should I go about applying to these programs given my circums ...

    +1 5 comments23 Apr 2019 -

  21. Raymond James vs Oppenheimer

    Investment Banking

    Hello, I want to get some thoughts on comparing these two banks. What is IB culture? comp? exit opps? prestige? Basically pro's and con's of joining these banks at an analyst level. Thank you! #accounting #finance #recruiting #university #career ...

    +1 3 comments29 Sep 2019 - Prospective Monkey in Investment Banking - Generalist

  22. Undergrad- Penn CAS vs. Wharton

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi All, I am a current high school senior, and I want to go into finance, probably Hedge Fund after a couple of years of IB and B-school. Do Penn CAS Economics kids have the same, or roughly similar, opportunities, such as OCR and summer internships, as W ...

    +2 3 comments28 Aug 2019 - Prospective Monkey in _none

  23. Which college should I select?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi, I was wondering which college I should select for undergrad business. I've been accepted to IU, Purdue, and Butler, and have been wondering which choice would present me with the most career options. I've heard that IU is very strong, but af ...

    +1 3 comments29 Oct 2018 -

  24. I am about to start an Access to Higher Education course which will enable me to attend university (upon successful completion) at the start of the 2020/2021 academic year. I want to work within the field of economics, and am unsure of which university co ...

    +1 2 comments21 Aug 2019 -

  25. What are some of your favorite podcasts that you all listen to relating to business, finance, banking, etc? #accounting #finance #recruiting #university #career Related Companies Salary Yes ...

    +1 2 comments16 Apr 2019 -

  26. Hi all, I'm a sophomore at a semi-target school. Received a call today with an offer for an Internal Audit summer internship at a large financial services firm (think Blackstone, KKR). 10-week program, $25/hour. Was wondering if anyone had insights o ...

    +1 2 comments1 Feb 2019 -

  27. Yale admit, now what?

    Job Search Advice

    I was accepted to Yale for my undergraduate studies and am planning on double majoring in applied math and econ. I want to work in finance, but I'm unsure if my majors are fitting and what opportunities there are. I've researched investment bank ...

    +1 2 comments11 Jan 2019 -

  28. Which career path to pick- Business Development or Corporate Finance?

    Corporate Finance, Development and Strategy

    Hey guys! I desperately need of your knowledgeable opinions! Which career path should I pick? Today, I'll be completing my 3 month internship program from a renowned financial advisory firm (they wanna hire me). They made me rotate among various depa ...

    +1 2 comments30 Jul 2018 -

  29. Honest Appraisal

    Job Search Advice

    I'd like to start of by giving a big thanks to the posters here, WSO is an amazing resource for career-advice. I'm new to the forum and I was wondering if I could receive some strategy advice re: my career. Background: I am a senior accounting s ...

    +1 1 comment28 Oct 2019 -

  30. What certifications can an undergrad pursuing IBD or S&T complete while still in school? I can do Bloomberg Market Concepts, which is free through Terminals in the library. Is there anything else free (or super low cost) worth pursuing? I know there a ...

    +1 1 comment31 Jul 2019 -

  31. I'm currently an incoming sophomore at a semi-target school doing an internship at a private wealth management firm (that's what was recommended for me to do in my freshman summer). I hope to get an investment banking internship next summer as I ...

    +1 1 comment4 Jun 2019 -

  32. WM Internships

    Job Search Advice

    Which types of skills from wealth management jobs/internships can be leveraged for other finance paths? Not that I have little interest in this career, however I think this is something that I would prefer to pursue as a career change further into my prof ...

    +1 1 comment16 Apr 2019 -

  33. Hey WSO, I have a quick question regarding my ensuing background check for a WM internship this summer at a BB. On my resume, I had listed my first relevant employment experience working with my father in his construction/real-estate business handling pap ...

    +1 1 comment14 Apr 2019 -

  34. Wanted to see everyone's thoughts on VT's SEED (Student-managed Endowment for Educational Development), which manages a portfolio of roughly $5 million. The placement (can't link) also seemed pretty solid considering that it is a non-target ...

    +1 1 comment3 Apr 2019 -

  35. I'm a sophomore at a target school, but I feel like I don't know when applications are due. I know that recruitment starts sophomore spring, but I don't know how to find all the applications because the university doesn't want recruitm ...

    +1 1 comment27 Feb 2019 -

  36. Hi all, I'm not female, but I didn't see a post for Women in Finance opportunities so thought I would make a thread to potentially assist in consolidating these specific programs for applicants. Bringing this up now because I've come across ...

    +1 1 comment28 Jan 2019 -

  37. Delete....................................................................................................................................................................................................... #accounting #finance #recruiting #university #car ...

    +1 1 comment3 Jan 2019 -

  38. I am a high school student with average grades. I am currently in 11th grade. My grades so far have not been too bad. My current lowest mark in a university/mixed level course is a 70% (in Biology, and I am never taking it again) and my highest is an 81% ...

    +1 1 comment28 Dec 2018 -

  39. Hey everyone, I am a senior at a non-target, yet well known business school in Boston. I have a finance major, computer information systems minor, and am graduating in May 2019. So I am interested in a role in finance- whether FP&A, ER, PE, or IB. My ...

    +1 1 comment20 Dec 2018 -

  40. Offer Decision Help Part 2.

    Investment Banking

    Hi all, I recently made a post here soliciting offer decision help between an upstream O&G private equity internship position, a boutique IB position, and a BB sales and trading role. After reading your responses and doing some reflection I was pretty ...

    +1 1 comment5 Dec 2018 -

  41. It has been a while since I have thought in changing my career path, and the finance industry is in the spotlight. For obvious reasons it is a tough decision since I lack of the experience and knowledge. I am thinking of ways to do so, however, the most s ...

    +1 1 comment9 Nov 2018 -

  42. Hi all, I am currently a Junior at one of the semi-target schools. I recently applied for an investment analyst internship at one of the higher end HF's in my city. Unfortunately, they told me they had filled their analysts role, but were wondering i ...

    +1 1 comment6 Nov 2018 -

  43. Hello! I am a current sophomore at a non-target. I was lucky enough to snag a spot at a reputable boutique this summer in one of their more exciting groups (very thankful and blessed; not bashing on IB in this post at all). After lots of introspection, I ...

    +1 1 comment5 Nov 2018 -

  44. Does it make sense?

    Investment Banking

    Hi all, I come from a non-target school in Italy (top 10 public schools), where I got my Master's degree in Corporate finance, and I am currently working in the Corporate Finance division of a Big-4. Prior than that, I have worked at GE as an intern ...

    +1 1 comment3 Nov 2018 -

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    +1 1 comment25 Oct 2018 -

  46. Would studying abroad at at LSE during my junior year be worth it enough over losing out on potential campus recruitment/job opportunities? I currently got a top 11 target school in the US. Thanks in advance! #accounting #finance #recruiting #university # ...

    +1 1 comment24 Aug 2018 -

  47. Hi, I am currently a Senior at a City University in New York and am hoping to get some advice from the community. I have 2 IB summer internships, and most recently completed an equity research internship at a bulge bracket bank. Unfortunately, I did not r ...

    +1 1 comment12 Aug 2018 -

  48. I got an offer from 'Next 4' accounting firm for Fall 2019. The problem is that I graduate in December 2018 and would like to start work in January, but they do not have enough spots as of right now. The recruiter said she would keep me abreast ...

    +1 1 comment8 Aug 2018 -

  49. Please help, I'm not sure where I should focus my efforts on... I know some places are already done recruiting for next summer. #accounting #finance #recruiting #university #career ...

    +2 1 comment12 Jul 2018 -