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  2. A Warning on the Wells Fargo Securities Investment Banking Summer Analyst Program

    As a former "investment banking" summer analyst at Wells Fargo Securities a couple years ago, I wanted to give all of y'all a heads up before you sign an offer. wells fargo investment banking overview The way that Wells did group placement ...

    48 comments - 25 silver bananas - Feb 2 2018 - 2:00pm -

  3. Definitive Guide to Analyst Housing in Charlotte

    I've gotten a number of PMs about analyst housing in uptown Charlotte, so I thought I'd consolidate my responses and post them publicly for everyone's reference. Hopefully this helps all you incoming BofA / WF analysts looking for places to ...

    54 comments - 4 silver bananas - Mar 6 2017 - 12:45pm -

  4. Chicago vs Charlotte

    I've been researching different cities with strong finance in the US recently and have been stuck between two cities: Chicago and Charlotte. The decision will probably be made by job offers; however, what do you guys think is the better city? All inc ...

    57 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 8 2014 - 1:22pm -

  5. Transfer to UNC from UNC-C for a shot at Charlotte banks?

    Hey guys, First time poster here. I was hoping some of you could provide some insight for my situation. I started college at UNC Charlotte this year with the intention of eventually going to medical school along the road. This is a complete non-target and ...

    33 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 21 2017 - 8:39pm -

  6. Moving to Charlotte, NC

    Moving to Charlotte. I just received an offer from one of the two large investment banks in Charlotte, NC and I was curious if anyone from the area had any advice on housing/ apartments. From what I've heard, you want to live within walking distance ...

    28 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 31 2017 - 9:03pm -

  7. Geographic Arbitrage

    Once upon a telephone wire, geographic arbitrage was indeed possible. Without getting into detailed story tales, one only need to look at the opportunity afforded by the multiple ticker symbols of Unilever and Royal Dutch Shell. I recall safely chomping o ...

    21 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 8 2010 - 12:22pm -

  8. Charlotte Roommate Wanted to Split Penthouse

    I accepted a 1st year analyst position starting on June 2011 in Charlotte and just came across a SICK bachelor pad. It's a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom that is right next to the Bank of America building and is a 10 minute walk to Wells Fargo. It's 2 st ...

    29 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 12 2010 - 2:01am -

  9. Atlanta vs. Charlotte vs. Austin

    I've been reading on cities in the south and it seems like these would be my top 3. I've not read as good things about Houston/Dallas as I have about Austin. This is lifestyle wise also, not just opportunities. I'm under the impression Char ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 24 2014 - 9:22pm -

  10. Charlotte Intern Living

    I'll be in Charlotte, NC as an IB summer intern. I'm unfamiliar with the area and would like input on where to live for 10 weeks. An analyst recommended Elements and Catalyst, but I'm looking for other options. Thanks! Living Charlotte Char ...

    11 comments - 2 silver bananas - Nov 30 2017 - 2:30pm -

  11. BAML Charlotte Final Round Interviews October 15th

    Hey all, Did anybody who interviewed with BAML in Charlotte this past friday hear back with an offer/rejection? If you did, can you post when you heard and for which group? I know it's still early, but I'm just wondering if they gave out any off ...

    28 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 18 2010 - 11:53pm -

  12. Wells Fargo FAP- Charlotte Training Group

    Anyone else headed to Charlotte for Wells Fargo FAP training? Would love to connect. Headed down there on June 20th, 2018- Potentially looking for a roommate or two. Wells Fargo FAP Charlotte Financial Analyst Program Analyst Training ...

    8 comments - 3 silver bananas - Feb 12 2018 - 2:57pm -

  13. Interested in Charlotte

    I'm headed to an MBA program (UNC or Emory) in the Fall to transition from consulting into investment banking. I currently live in the Southeast, and I'd like to stay here, so I've been considering Charlotte as a place to start out post-MBA ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 3 2012 - 8:35pm -

  14. Chances for Charlotte IBD

    I will be starting at Emory University next semester and was wondering what my chances are for landing an IB gig in Charlotte? I know that the majority of people on these boards really want to do BB in NYC but please indulge me for a few minutes. Is the r ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 1 2011 - 7:54pm -

  15. How to answer "Why this location" question?

    Hey fellow monkeys, I have a second round phone interview regarding IB summer analyst internship with MD of a boutique firm located in Charlotte NC. I go to school in Midwest and I'm pretty sure that some of the questions at the interview will be &qu ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 24 2014 - 5:00am -

  16. Charlotte Boutiques

    first time poster... would like to know more info (prestige, pay, dealflow, exit ops, etc) about the following firms: McColl Partners Edgeview Partners Fidus Partners thanks in advance. Charlotte boutiques ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2011 - 5:12pm -

  17. any decent finance gigs in Charlotte, NC?

    anyone have any knowledge or experience with finance firms in Charlotte? Any recommendations to check out? Looking for something in a fund, investment banking, private equity, Thanks Charlotte hedge fund Mutual Fund IB PE ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 13 2018 - 7:57am -

  18. Internship Help/Advice

    Current freshman at a top-5 school (lol guess) with a decent GPA (3.6). Right now, I have no offers from all the places I've applied, but that was expected given I'm a freshman. I'm from the Charlotte area, and I know there are a lot of mid ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 20 2013 - 5:35am -

  19. Charlotte 2015 FT roommate

    Moving to Charlotte in June and looking for a roommate, message me if interested. Charlotte Roommate housing ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 25 2015 - 12:41pm -

  20. Bank of America FMAP work

    I just received an offer from BoA for their FMAP program and I was wondering if anyone could shed some light on the actual nature of the work I would be doing there as well as if it's possible to move outside of their corporate finance roles and into ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 1 2017 - 12:06pm -

  21. McColl Partners, Edgeview, and Stephens

    Has anybody heard back about Superdays at any of these firms? I attend a school in the South and had interviews, but have yet to hear back regarding a superday. Thanks in advance for any insight. Best, IB interview Superday Charlotte boutiques ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 28 2012 - 3:10pm -

  22. MS mathematical finance UNC Charlotte

    Anybody got any info or experience at UNC Charlotte for mathematical finance...how is the program and recruiting? do they get any edge being in charlotte? IB Recruiting Charlotte UNC mathematical finance ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 28 2010 - 2:27pm -

  23. Looking for a roommate in Charlotte

    Going to be starting FT in Charlotte in July 2010. PM me if you're interested in possibly rooming up. Also, anybody know what the best apartments are in Charlotte? Charlotte ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 27 2009 - 10:03am -

  24. 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 -

  25. How hard to land in Wells Fargo Securities Charlotte

    Generally is it harder, easier, or about the same to get in on IB at the securities division of Wells in Charlotte? Are the jobs difficult to acquire in relation to comparable jobs in NYC or San Fran? IB IBD job Wells Fargo Charlotte Advice ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 6 2014 - 11:21am -

  26. Housing/Roommate in Charlotte

    Anyone looking for housing and roommate in Charlotte for full-time Summer 2013? If so, shoot me a message housing Charlotte Roommate ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 4 2013 - 11:40am -

  27. Anyone interning in Charlotte this summer?

    Who else out there is interning in Charlotte? Anyone planning to live in university housing? Charlotte ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 12 2012 - 6:28pm -

  28. Charlotte Banking Groups

    First time poster. I'm curious to see how all the banking groups stack up in Charlotte. I know Wells Fargo and Baml have a big presence, as well as a number of MM firms. How's the prestige at these, and which places are the most sought after? Ch ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 10 2017 - 8:00pm -

  29. Charlotte Finance Bros

    Just curious--how many finance guys here live in Charlotte or will be working in Charlotte after graduation? For those of you that do, where do the finance guys go out/golf/live? What are the best public golf courses? Do most of you go to public courses o ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 21 2015 - 4:30pm -

  30. Memphis, Charlotte, or Atlanta?

    I live in Knoxville and have substantial connections in Charlotte and Atlanta, but I have been wondering what the investment banking scene in Memphis is like. I am thinking more of a MM or BB, but I would consider boutiques as well. If you could provide s ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 7 2015 - 2:30pm -

  31. SA recruiting from BB target for Southern offices?

    I'm currently a student at a top BB target school in New England but I'm trying to avoid NYC at all costs for IB (strongly considering trading in NYC /Chicago, however). But, I'm having some difficulty connecting with offices in the South b ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 19 2011 - 11:46am -

  32. Charlotte Summer Intern Roommate

    Interning for an IB this summer in Charlotte and looking for a roommate. Most likely interested in getting a 2 BR apartment in Catalyst. PM if interested. Charlotte ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jan 3 2019 - 5:45pm -

  33. Charlotte, NC Area Real Estate Meet Up

    Would anyone be interested in a real estate meet up in the Charlotte area? Please respond or message me if you would be. meet up commercial real estate finance Charlotte ...

    1 comment - 3 silver bananas - Oct 30 2018 - 8:14am -

  34. Business Acquisition and Merger Associates Tough Interview Questions + Sample Answers

    Database of interview questions from Business Acquisition and Merger Associates, as well as compensation figures...

    1 Interview Questions - Aug 26 2016 - 9:39am

  35. Finance Scene in Charlotte/Nashville

    Charlotte is home to a few large banks, so I was wondering if anyone has lived there and knows how the living and job prospects are there for AM /Consulting/PE? Same goes for Nashville.... I'm in Cleveland, so even though I enjoy it here, I've a ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Sep 16 2015 - 9:42am -

  36. Charlotte Roommate March 2015

    I am starting at WF on March 30 in Charlotte. Is anyone looking for a roommate? Thanks! Chris Charlotte Charlotte Apartment 2015 FT Roommate ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2015 - 10:27pm -

  37. Charlotte Roommate

    I am starting at WF on March 30 in Charlotte. Is anyone looking for a roommate? Thanks! Chris Charlotte Charlotte Apartment 2015 FT Roommate ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2015 - 10:27pm -

  38. Heartbeat of Charlotte financial institutions

    I understand Charlotte has a much better work-life balance in relation to cities like New York and Chicago, but what is the feel for financial institutions in Charlotte? Do things move at a slower pace? What are major focuses of IB, HF, and PE firms in th ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Aug 9 2014 - 11:31pm -

  39. After Freshman Year

    From what I've read, most people don't get anything after freshman year unless they do PWM. I go to a semi-target/target with a decent GPA (~3.55). I'll be spending my summer in Charlotte which I know is filled with middle market banks. How ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Dec 24 2012 - 5:51pm -

  40. McColl Partners Superday?

    Has anybody heard back from McColl Partners regarding a sSperday? I had two rounds of phone interviews and am waiting to hear back regarding the superday. Thanks in advance for any insight. Best, IB Superday Charlotte ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Oct 1 2012 - 5:22pm -

  41. Edgeview Partners

    Has anybody heard back from Edgeview regarding a sSperday? I had a phone interview and am waiting to hear back regarding the superday. Thanks in advance for any insight. Best, IB Superday Charlotte Edgeview ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Oct 1 2012 - 5:23pm -