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  2. NYC and SF look to be the top placement cities for almost all the MBA programs. What other cities fall into the top tier of business opportunities for MBAs? DC? Chicago? Toronto? Boston? Dallas/Houston? Atlanta? LA? I am considering a relocation from west ...

    166 comments6 May 2020 -

  3. Moving to Boston- Suggestions

    Investment Banking

    Hello all, I know this topic has been asked before but I couldn't find any that really matched my description so bear with me as I ask again. I am moving to Boston in January for a consulting gig and am needing suggestions on where to live. I am will ...

    39 comments6 May 2020 -

  4. Can anyone give me any insight into Raymond James investment banking? More specifically, can anyone tell me much about their Chicago and Boston offices? Investment Banking chicago boston Raymond James Salary- United States- Midwest- United States- Northea ...

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  5. I'll be starting as an entry-level management consultant in Boston this Summer and I need some ideas on where to live. I'd like to keep rent to under $800 a month and I have a car, so parking is necessary. I'd also be living with my friend, ...

    121 comments6 May 2020 -

  6. Boston Investment Banks

    Investment Banking

    What investment banks has legitimate Boston offices? boston Salary- United States- Northeast ...

    80 comments6 May 2020 -

  7. What Boston Means

    Off Topic

    Obviously you've heard about the Boston Explosions by now, social media did a quick blitz and the topic is trending on each and every network. Before I start, my prayers go out to the people affected and the families of those dead and to those injure ...

    52 comments6 May 2020 -

  8. I just watched "The Town", and I want to work in Boston one day (Think 10 years down the line). Except for pension fund management, and a certain large endowment fund, I can't really think of much out there. I only ever faced two hedge fund ...

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  9. Does anyone have information on these guys? They're a Real Estate focused Investment Management firm based out of Boston. According to their website they have $22B under management and do both public and private market investing. http://www.aew.com/o ...

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  10. Any feedback as to career progression and exit opportunities in Fund Accounting would be immensely appreciated? Also, I am open to any other opportunities if anyone knows of any other entry-level positions in Boston or even NYC? Fund Accountant Career Pat ...

    34 comments6 May 2020 -

  11. Alright for those of us that are about to begin our final year (next week... gasp) in college and are working on recruitment for IB, I figured I'd make a thread so we can keep each other in the "know" as to who's recruiting when and wh ...

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  12. I'm going to be working in Boston this summer and wanted to know what the city is like. Obviously it's not as exciting as the school year since the students are gone. And the city doesn't have nearly as many interns as NYC or Chicago. But i ...

    24 comments6 May 2020 -

  13. Summer Internship in Boston?

    Job Search Advice

    Hi everyone, I'm a first-semester finance and accounting major at a non-target state school in Massachusetts and I'm interested in firms that offer full-time summer internships to people in my situation. I'm mostly interested in PE and IB ( ...

    18 comments6 May 2020 -

  14. Hi everyone, I wanted to share two recent travel experiences that highlight the differences between a night's stay at a hotel vs. Airbnb. Who do you think fared better? The hotel chain with over 100 years of experience or the online company that has ...

    34 comments5 Nov 2012 -

  15. Boston: finance powerhouse?

    Investment Banking

    For a city of its size, I'm really surprised at how many top-notch buyside firms are in boston. You have Bain Capital, Baupost group, wellington, bracebridge, and a slew of others. buyside hedge funds finance boston Salary- United States- Northeast ...

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  16. Looking for a list of hedge funds in Boston, and around that area... Anyone got? hedge fund boston funds MA Massachussetts Salary- United States- Northeast ...

    18 comments6 May 2020 -

  17. Hi Guys, Wondering if there are any broad, universally accepted differences between doing the job (as a 1st year IB Analyst) in Boston versus NYC? Obviously, it seems like Boston compensation is discounted a bit to NYC, but, are Boston hours corresponding ...

    12 comments6 May 2020 -

  18. I've been working in Boston since I graduated last May doing strategy consulting. I've been in my firm's Boston office for about 5 months now and so far I'm loving it. The work-life balance is amazing and I love the people I work with. ...

    16 comments6 May 2020 -

  19. WSO, I'm at a pivotal point in my life where I need to make decisions in order to set myself up for BB IBD fall recruitment. I am interested in either a top BB (GS, JPM, MS), or an EB (Laz, HL, EC, Centerview). I was at a non-target, but I have recen ...

    13 comments6 May 2020 -

  20. What do you think? http://www.forbes.com/sites/prishe/2013/06/10/new-... http://www.forbes.com/sites/darrenheitner/2013/06/... boston MA Tim Tebow patriots Massachusetts- United States- Northeast ...

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  21. HIG- Boston

    Private Equity

    Aside from what's already been posted, does anyone have any info on this office? Group size, activity, culture, comp, etc..? Thanks! boston HIG Salary- United States- Northeast ...

    12 comments6 May 2020 -

  22. Headhunters in Boston?

    Private Equity

    Does anyone have a list of headhunters who focus on Boston or have a large number of Boston-based clients? Thanks in advance! boston Salary- United States- Northeast ...

    11 comments6 May 2020 -

  23. Afternoon Monkeys, Any Red Sox fans here on WSO? How about MMORPG fans? Maybe there's some fans of government sponsored VC failure? Well, if you inexplicably landed in all three categories, the recent Bloomberg article by Jonathan Mahler discussing R ...

    13 comments2 May 2013 -

  24. Aloha Monkeys, I'm currently separating the military (think Air Force or Navy) to finish my degree at a traditional undergraduate institution (I will either be a Sophmore or Junior). I will either be attending UPenn (non-Wharton), Georgetown MSB, or ...

    8 comments6 May 2020 -

  25. How many of you on the list are from Boston? Boston is known as a buyside city, maybe an insurance city, and lately a political city. What do people do here? Do these opportunities exist here in Boston?- Bulge Bracket IB- Prop Desks- Sell Side equity/ FI ...

    10 comments6 May 2020 -

  26. Hello fellow monkeys, I'm currently preparing for FT recruitment this fall in Europe. I'm aiming for MBB + 2nd tier consulting firms. To give you some background information, I go to a target university in Europe and my recent internship was wit ...

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  27. hey guys- i just graduated and am trying to decide where to go for my full time job. I have one major offer each in NYC, DC, Boston, Houston TX, and Philly. Anyone living in those cities on a first year salary want to help us out with your monthly budget ...

    9 comments6 May 2020 -

  28. I am beginning to look into some RE investment companies in the Boston area and am curious to learn more about acquisitions analyst salaries as well as the required background/experience required to land an acquisitions analyst job. From what I have been ...

    6 comments6 May 2020 -

  29. Hi monkeys, I've got a 3 bed room apartment at Avalon North Station on a higher floor unit. My two other roommates I was supposed to move in with won't be coming back to Boston till later this year due to extended WFH. So looking for 2 roommates ...

    4 comments26 May 2020 - Associate 1 in PE - Other

  30. Hey Monkeys, I'm a junior just finishing an internship at a boutique consulting firm. During my stay I got really well with the MD and will be receiving a recommendation letter from him. I'd like to know if its a good idea to send the letter of ...

    6 comments6 May 2020 -

  31. Northeastern MSF

    Business School and GMAT

    I'm considering applying to Northeastern for the MSF there. As many of the programs are regional and employment relies heavily on name brands, especially in IB, what are people's thoughts on the program? Is it any good? How does it compare to BU ...

    6 comments6 May 2020 -

  32. resume update

    Resume Advice

    Hello, I am trying to update my resume and after couple of emails back and forth with my career adviser back in college, I have not moved on far. She is stuck on adjusting margins and etc, where I need condense some bullet points. I am trying to break int ...

    7 comments1 May 2009 -

  33. 88888's blog Does anyone know of any good firms in Boston that focus on debt? boston debt mezzanine Blog ...

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  34. Eddie Braverman's blog This one goes out to Patrick and CompBanker and all the other denizens of Bean Town. Funny stuff: Boston Movie Trailer- watch more funny videos boston Blog ...

    5 comments4 Apr 2011 -

  35. Hi guys, I recently came across DDJ Capital Management, an $8bn High Yield Opportunistic boutique fund near Boston that's been investing in HY since the 1990s, but it doesn't seem to get many mentions on WSO. Aside from the fact that they do som ...

    3 comments6 May 2020 -

  36. MBB industry focus in Boston

    Management Consulting

    What industries do MBB Boston offices tend to focus on? I've heard that being in Boston is good for doing PE & health care work. What else is there? Thanks. consulting Industry Bain boston McKinsey BCG Salary- United States- Northeast ...

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  37. Senior year (May 09), I couldn't go backpacking. A lot of shit happened in between, got international work experience, and now I'm applying for grad school. 10 days left in Singapore, my goal is to get a new degree and ALSO see places I'll ...

    4 comments6 May 2020 -

  38. BC

    Business School and GMAT

    Would BC be considered a target at the MBA level? Anyone know how their job prospects are? college boston United States- Northeast ...

    5 comments1 Oct 2008 -

  39. Boston Monkeys- WSO Happy Hour tonight at The Sevens bar (77 Charles St) starting at 6PM. Patrick is not the official host but he will definitely try to stop by for a bit. See more info on the event page. Want a WSO meetup in your city? It's easy to ...

    4 comments9 Aug 2012 -

  40. Sophomore Summer Internship Boston

    Management Consulting

    I am a current sophomore at Wash U which is a semi-target/target for top consulting firms. I am not a URM and I have a rounded 4.0 GPA. I'm majoring in economics and financial engineering, a program to which I had to apply. Junior year I will recruit ...

    3 comments6 May 2020 -

  41. Pioneer Investments?

    Asset Management

    Does anyone know anything about this firm? Hoping to do buyside equity research or at least be involved in mutual/hedge funds in the Boston area. I've never heard of this company before but saw them come up in a google search. Any information about l ...

    3 comments6 May 2020 -

  42. Hi WSO. I need advice regarding two internship offers I have. I'm not sure which one to take. Option A: Summer Analyst at LMM PE Fund This is a lower middle market PE fund, and has about < 200m AUM. They said I would spend very close to all of my ...

    3 comments12 Nov 2017 -

  43. Hey everyone, I am digging around for information about Aeris Partners, a tech boutique based in Cambridge, MA. The senior leadership is composed of three guys from Harris Williams & Co's tech group with a fourth coming from Jefferies Broadview. ...

    3 comments5 Jun 2014 -

  44. Is My Career Plan Practical?

    Asset Management

    I am moving to Waltham, MA soon for my MA in International Economics & Finance beginning this year at Brandeis University. I applied to Boston College's MSF program too but couldn't make it through the admissions. I had plans to apply to Eur ...

    2 comments6 May 2020 -

  45. I just got offered a Co-Op opportunity that would take place in Boston from January 2nd through the end of May. I'm not originally from Boston and I don't have any family in the area. I need to accept or reject their offer by Monday the 11th, an ...

    2 comments6 May 2020 -

  46. New User from Massachusetts

    New User Introductions

    Hi everybody, I stumbled across this forum while searching for a new laptop and had to sign up right away. I am currently an undergraduate senior in college and will be looking to land my first job for when I graduate in 5-6 months. Most of my experience ...

    2 comments18 Jan 2019 -

  47. Bracebridge capital

    Hedge Fund

    They're mostly a fixed income hedge fund in Boston, run by harvard economist andrei shleifer's wife. Anyone ever interviewed with them? hedge fund boston United States- Northeast ...

    2 comments6 May 2020 -

  48. I am looking to move to Boston or thereabouts to get closer to friends and family (currently in NY), and am trying to get a sense of which, if any, Infrastructure finance jobs I could find up there. Infrastructure finance is my background/interest so I� ...

    2 comments6 May 2020 -

  49. Regional PE Firms

    Investment Banking

    Hey everyone, I've been reading WSO for a while now but just made an account and am trying to get more involved. Thanks for everyone who helps people out on this site. I was wondering if anyone with access to CapIQ could post a list of regional PE fi ...

    2 comments6 May 2020 -

  50. Moving to Boston, wanted to make some connections for a job. Any type of networking would be helpful. Thanks! much appreciated! trading connections analyst Banking jobs boston funds Trader MA client clients Massachussetts Interview- United States- Northea ...

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  51. The forum is aimed to share the experience about internships in investment banking and help each other find opportunities in this industry Investment Banking Internships opportunities finance jobs students Recruiters search internship seeking Banks invest ...

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  52. Seeking some advice on which B-School I should attend. I'm a former Army Officer who's been out for about a year now. I was a logistician so not likely to get a huge bump like a pilot or SOCOM guy, nor did I go to West Point. I went to a well re ...

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  53. I am applying and interviewing for Associate Consulting positions. Most of them are located in Tier 1 cities (SF, NYC, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles etc). I have experience living in Los Angeles and know of the paper cuts that end up adding up to total cos ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  54. Title. Looking to meet some cool people who'll be interning in Boston this summer! I'll be with Fidelity so bonus points if you're working there too. boston Salary- United States- Northeast ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  55. Database of interview questions from Boston Advisors, as well as compensation figures...

    9 Jan 2020

  56. Hey y'all, New to the forums. Looking for some career advice. I'm currently working Operations/Supply Chain (Planning) in a F500 type company in Boston, in my late 20s. I did my Finance undergrad at a large New England state school with a 3.5 GP ...

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  57. I am currently a finance student at Fordham University's Gabelli School of Business and was accepted as a junior year transfer to Boston University's Questrom School of Business and Northeastern University's D'Amore-McKim School of Bus ...

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  58. Gents, I'm moving up to Boston in the summer of 2016 for an associate role at a middle market private equity firm and was considering trying to find a roommate. Given Boston's apartment supply constraints (i.e. $4+ a sq. ft for one bedrooms), a ...

    6 May 2020 -

  59. Roommate in Boston

    Investment Banking

    Hello all, I will be starting at a Boston area boutique in September and am looking to move into the city within the next month or two. I'm mostly considering living around Southie or possibly Back Bay/South End. I am a 23 year old male, enjoy sports ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  60. Boston Roomate

    Investment Banking

    Looking for a roommate in Boston for a 8/1 or 9/1 lease. Looking to spend around 1250-1400 per month and looking anywhere in Beacon Hill/Downtown/North End/West End. Am male recent graduate working in industry, very neat and low key. PM me if you are in t ...

    6 May 2020 -

  61. Database of interview questions from Gemini Investors, as well as compensation figures...

    25 Oct 2018

  62. Had a superday in Boston for PWM at Goldman in January. Haven't heard anything about whether I was accepted or denied. Tried calling but still no call back. Has anyone heard about if they have made offers yet? Goldman Sachs Superday boston private we ...

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  63. Interesting read about how Boston might deal with rising sea-levels. I'd be curious to see how something like this would turn out, especially from a real estate perspective: http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-29761274 Boston's city planners and ar ...

    6 May 2020 -

  64. Hey everybody, I apologize that all my posts are so uniform in purpose and theme, but I had another question for the collective: In which international cities do the BB /Elite Boutiques/Mid Market Investment Banks typical have Tech/ TMT groups? Obviously ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  65. Would anyone mind doing a CapIQ screen for management consulting firms in boston? Would be much appreciated. thanks. consulting boston List capiq screen Salary- United States- Northeast ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  66. . boston analyst jobs Advice Needed CFA Level 2 Salary- United States- Northeast ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  67. Axia Consulting

    Management Consulting

    Anyone have any comments on them? They're based in Boston. http://www.axialtd.com/ For those with more experience with management consulting than me, care to opine on your perception of the firm? It seems like they have some good people and do some i ...

    1 comment6 May 2020 -

  68. Was curious as to Northeastern University D'amore-McKim School of Business presence on the Street. I am a high school senior, and I am considering majoring in Finance and Accounting at Northeastern, and was wondering whether it would be enough to lan ...

    1 comment9 May 2017 -

  69. (Updated by ITF after a good strong drink, 4/22/2013) Whether it's your first time at one of these events or you just need a refresher on the rules of etiquette, these are the "best practices" for WSO Happy Hours to ensure maximum enjoyment ...

    23 Apr 2013 -

  70. ABRY Modeling Test?

    Private Equity

    Anyone taken the ABRY modeling test and have any advice/info on what it was like? Any help would be much appreciated, thanks! ABRY modeling test PE boston ...

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  71. Charlesbank Capital

    Private Equity

    What's everyone's view on these guys? Have heard lifestyle is good for PE but don't know much else. Any reports on comp, reputation, business school opportunities, etc.? boston Salary ...

    23 Feb 2018 -

  72. Does anyone know anything about them? Firm culture, pay, etc. Is it a firm that hires summer interns out of undergrad? I've tried looking them up in the company database but it switches to a different company name every time I hit search due to some ...

    1 comment17 Nov 2014 -