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  2. Non-Target, Sub 3.5 GPA. FT BB IBD

    This is an absolute must read if you're from a non-target! I will try to detail out as much of my journey as I can. This post is kind of long overdue; however, I feel like it's better late than never. (Even if it's really poorly written.) ...

    37 comments - 25 silver bananas - Feb 21 2017 - 11:12am -

  3. Will they rescind the offer

    I just finished an internship at a BB and received a FT offer. During recruitment, I had my major GPA listed on my resume (which I calculated at ~3.4) however my cumulative is a 2.9 (got hurt on a religion course and an economics course). I didn't th ...

    12 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 21 2018 - 7:57pm -

  4. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

    Hey, does anyone know anything about Keefe's Sales and Trading division? I'd like to kkow about their culture, their recruiting for full time and what their interviews consist of. Any other information you have that's not easily found on th ...

    30 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 7 2010 - 8:19pm -

  5. Best way to go about "shopping" a full time offer

    I just received a full-time offer at a elite firm (think Greenhill, Lazard, Evercore, etc.) after my summer internship, but I am not 100% sure yet if it is for me, and I would like to see what my options are first with other banks. Can anybody who has suc ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 13 2013 - 4:55am -

  6. Thanks WSO- SA in AM

    I just want to give a shout-out to the WSO team and all the monkeys that take the time to post regularly on the site. After a poor recruitment preparation last spring, I consider myself lucky to get my SA in Asset Management. Keeping up with WSO over the ...

    15 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 7:10am -

  7. Full time offer season

    My roommate works at Citi as a summer in S&T. Full-time offers came out today, and out of 36 rising seniors, 34 were given offers. What are other banks doing? full time offer ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 4 2010 - 8:24pm -

  8. Mentioning possibility of full time offer: do or don't do?

    I'm currently a sophomore in the process of finalizing an internship offer at a MM bank this summer. The thing is, I have 2015 listed as my graduation date on the resume I submitted to the MD there. In terms of finalizing some sort of contract, would ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 21 2013 - 8:51am -

  9. Deciding between GS/MS IBD and Top Boutique IBD Full Time

    I don't agree that working at GS /MS IBD should be a "no-brainer" over an FT position at a Lazard / Rothschild /PWP and I happen to have offers for both. Should I trade a larger network and name (GS/MS) for the opportunity for greater deal ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 11 2009 - 9:49pm -

  10. Offer- Prelim email?

    do offers always come via a phone call, or do some firms send a prelim. email to follow up later full time offer ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2016 - 2:00am -

  11. Should I let the investment bank that I am interning at know that I am interviewing at other banks for full time offers?

    Should I let the investment bank that I am interning at know that I am interviewing at other banks for full time offer? Or just ask for "doctor appointments" time off? Any idea? IB full time offer ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 30 2014 - 8:36am -

  12. Has anyone got Macquarie 2012 Fulltime Analyst offer (US)?

    I finished first round interview of Macquarie US Capital on campus and attended Macquarie's psychometric assessment this Monday (10/10). As far as I know from Macquarie's website, there is no further interview after psychometric assessment. http ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 14 2011 - 5:10pm -

  13. ubs paid intern conversion rate

    i was wondering if anyone knew what the conversion rates are going to be for this summer (2011). Do they differ if you are the only intern vs a formal training program? I am a paid intern is Asset Management doing investor services but I am the only inter ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 14 2011 - 3:31pm -

  14. US NY FT Recruiting

    Hello everyone, Quick question, I know in Europe that a majority of FT analyst hires are converted SAs. Is it the same in NYC? Would I have much of a chance applying for FT without having done a SA with the bank? Thank you! full time offer ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 23 2015 - 11:43am -

  15. graduation date and full time offer

    I'm kind of in a unique situation. I'm a sophomore right now and networked balls hard to get this middle market IBD internship in a major southeastern city. My graduation date is listed as 2015, but I would be willing to graduate in June 2014 (a ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 11 2013 - 10:19pm -

  16. Who to decide Intern's return offer?

    I have been reading what analysts think about interns and the importance of attitudes during the internship. But I am really curious and would like to know who in the world would be the one to decide if they are giving someone the full time offer? If MD i ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 21 2010 - 7:30pm -

  17. FOLLOW-UP HELP: 2015 SA, haven't heard back about FT over two months later...?

    Hello WSOers- First post on this site, forgive me if this is isn't in the right location. I was a summer analyst this year at a BB Asset Management / private banking shop (this was my summer after junior year, I'm now a senior). Unlike my IB cou ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 14 2015 - 2:08am -

  18. inquiring about FT offer

    I'm almost done interning at this MM investment bank in a major southeastern city. I feel like the workers there like me and that they would be willing to take the time to write me a strong letter of recommendation some time in the future for whateve ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 12 2013 - 12:47pm -

  19. not happy w/full time offer

    I recently accepted a full time offer at a large Asset Management company after the completion of my summer intership. The position is purely sales and I am much more interested in a trading /research role. Since I've already accepted the offer (they ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 28 2011 - 4:09pm -

  20. Why does banking have to be so complicated?

    I am referring to the whole relationship, burning bridges, and all that bs that comes with it...Three weeks left in my BB internship and I need your opinion on a possible situation...How awkward would it be if I get a full time offer, sit on it until I in ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 28 2011 - 8:18am -

  21. FT Offer- Next Steps

    Hi- so I got a FT offer @ a Fortune 500 for a rotational tech program in Chicago. It pays around 80k including a signing bonus, and also will pay into my 401(k) at about 10% per year with no required contribution. Seems to provide great Medical + Dental i ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Aug 17 2018 - 1:21pm -

  22. Internship to full time investment banking

    I have just completed a 5 week investment banking internship at a boutique bank. This bank could be classed as an elite boutique and it has a very strong reputation with many high profile deals. It has previously been in the news about its strong deal flo ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 25 2017 - 5:20pm -

  23. IB internship to non IB offer

    Hey guys, long time reader but new to this feature. I am hoping to get some advice on my current predicament. I graduated from a non target with a 3.5 last may and turned down various offers in favor of pursuing IB. I have since then very successful compl ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 7 2017 - 9:58pm -

  24. Securing a FT offer: is it easier in AM or PWM??

    Is it true that it is easier to secure a FT job following a summer analyst stint in Pvt Wealth Mgt rather than Asset Mgt? How is a summer experience in AM compared to that of IBD? I know working hrs are much less, but is it very very much simpler?? sa lon ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Mar 12 2010 - 4:37pm -