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  2. Germany study abroad

    I want to study abroad in Germany this spring at either University of Mannheim, Frankfurt or Hamburg. I am going to be a Senior and hopefully will get an investment banking full time offer lined up before I have to leave in February. I will have almost no ...

    28 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 3 2012 - 8:54pm -

  3. Deutsche Bank Discriminates Against Indian Rainmaker

    It is March 10, 2011, and today I read that a German bank is discriminating against a top banker, a "rainmaker," because he is Indian. Anshu Jain is a 48 year old head of investment banking at Deutsche Bank and has generated hundreds of millions ...

    29 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 10 2011 - 10:22pm -

  4. Is the Euro Kaput?

    I take no joy in the suffering of others. Then again, when you are a contrarian...grinning like the Cheshire Cat while winking I toldya so is about as satisfying as life can get. For many years now, well before it became the stuff of Wall Street Journal h ...

    18 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 2 2011 - 1:29pm -

  5. 3 DAYS LEFT! Need urgent help! Columbia MIA vs. LBS MiM

    Hello friends, I am an undergraduate in management from Germany and currently facing a tough decision between the Master in International Affairs at Columbia University and the Masters in Management at London Business School. As I just finished my undergr ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 30 2014 - 11:23am -

  6. Germany needs to Arm itself again

    I see very dark clouds ahead for the Eurozone and for Europe itself. Europeans are barbarians who have been fighting each other for thousands of years and this 50 year project and a common currency will not be able to inhibit their inner genetic character ...

    21 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 15 2011 - 8:41am -

  7. Can you make sense of the ECB?

    Niall Ferguson has said the European Union (EU) is a perfect prophet for the weak willed Pro-Europeanists, often anxious academic personalities, trapped in their verbal formulas extracted from post-modern schools of Marxist thought, to be perennially defe ...

    13 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 10 2012 - 10:05pm -

  8. What To Expect In 2013

    I'm going to join in all the other countless people who are making their "predictions" for 2013 and would welcome yours as well! Here we go: Moodys will downgrade the US in the first half of 2013- Political deadlock and rapidly increasing d ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 2 2013 - 6:45pm -

  9. The Next Greece: Is It Curtains for California?

    If California were its own sovereign nation, its GDP would rank 8th among the world's 195 countries. Luckily, California is not a country, because that would mean Arnold Schwarzenegger would be Supreme Commander of the Kingdom of California. (And, by ...

    12 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 8 2010 - 7:48am -

  10. Will US Spying Scandal Hurt Foreign Relations/Trade?

    http://www.economist.com/news/europe/21588428-not-... trade phone Germany spy ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 28 2013 - 2:25pm -

  11. Angela Merkel's 180- Where Can Syrians Go Now?

    deletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedeletedelete Germany ...

    9 comments - 4 silver bananas - Feb 15 2018 - 2:27pm -

  12. German M&A Professional

    Hello everyone, I am a German native with a MBA and a MS in Finance from an U.S. university. Furthermore, I have a couple of years experience in M&A and I am sitting for the CFA exams. I am also in the process of getting a permanent working permission ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 25 2010 - 3:57pm -

  13. Bonus Season Is Upon Us

    It's June 1st, kids, and that means it's crunch time. Only one month left to sacrifice blood, sweat, and tears in a mad dash for the top bucket. By all rights, analyst bonuses should be a lot better this year than the last two years. And here� ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 25 2014 - 5:02pm -

  14. Any Germans out there?

    Hello, I'm from Germany and would like to meet other Germans here who are interested in finance (as I am- next year I want to study business administration and finance)- or who already have a job in the financial sector. Europe Germany Frankfurt ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 10 2013 - 2:10pm -

  15. How would single currencies be reinstated to replace the Euro?

    Can anyone explain how the banks would go about reinstating and recapitalizing the individual currencies that make up the Euro. Not that I believe they will break up the currency, but I'm just curious of how they would go about the procedure. I' ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 19 2011 - 9:48am -

  16. BUND UGLY

    Mod Note (Andy): Originally published 1 May 2015 in The Daily Dirtnap. WSO readers qualify for a $100 discount to Jared's Daily Dirtnap daily market newsletter...just email [email protected] and mention "WSO Monkey Discount" You can fol ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 24 2015 - 9:23am -

  17. IBD In Germany

    deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted Germany Investment Banking ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 6 2018 - 5:07pm -

  18. Germany to Invest $137 Billion in Renewable energy Over the Next Five Years

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced on 30 May that Germany, the world's fourth-largest economy and Europe's biggest, would shutter all of its 17 nuclear power plants between 2015 and 2022, an extraordinary commitment, given that they curre ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 19 2011 - 6:50pm -

  19. Nuclear Twilight in Europe

    It is becoming evident to many that the March nuclear catastrophe at Japan's six reactor Daichi Fukushima complex has dealt a huge, possibly fatal, blow to the nuclear industry's hopes of a revival. A year ago even global warming enthusiasts rel ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 16 2011 - 12:19pm -

  20. Nazi-era Technology Embraced by Republicans in U.S. Congress in the Name of National Energy “Security”

    Twentieth-century American military history has two iconic dates- 7 December 1941, the attack on Pearl Harbor and 6 June 1944, D-Day, when the liberation of Europe began. The subsequent vicious Allied fight from Normandy to Germany saw the Nazis largely f ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 6 2011 - 11:40am -

  21. problem solved

    not private equity Germany ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 11 2014 - 9:39am -

  22. sums incorrectly entered twice resulted in a 55.5 billion euros accountancy error for Germany

    Just love this stuff... (Reuters)- Germany is 55.5 billion euros ($78.7 billion) richer than it thought due to an accountancy error at the bad bank of nationalized mortgage lender Hypo Real Estate (HRE), the finance ministry said. Europe's largest ec ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 2 2011 - 12:54pm -

  23. So I have a little situation here...

    Hi, So I read through a bunch of topics on this forum and haven't quite found anythink like my situation so I'll try to make it clear to you in the hope to get some constructive advice. I lived and graduated from highschool in Germany with avera ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 16 2011 - 7:03pm -

  24. European Exchange Destination (St Gallen/Bocconi/Vienna/Scandinavia/Leipzig/Mannheim)

    Hello WSO, My first discussion post! I'm joining a Queen's Masters program which encourages a semester abroad to a partner school. Since there's no degree to be gained, and the courses are all electives, the decision will be based mainly on ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 3 2017 - 1:22am -

  25. Kerviel Speaks Out

    Some <span class='keyword_link'><a href=http://www.jdoasis.com/>lawyer</a></span>: "Kerviel was formed, formatted and deformed by Societe Generale. He is their creature." Much like our friend behind the Guy Fawk ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 16 2010 - 8:35pm -

  26. Breaking into Banking in Miami/Tampa, FL as a German

    Hey there folks, it would really help me out to hear your honest opinion as I can't wrap my head around it and it truly matters for my future. My situation:- fallen in love with American girl (dating for almost 3y now, committed)- she will study and ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 27 2015 - 5:43am -

  27. Is It Right That Germany Gets to Tax Bitcoins?

    Legal tender is a medium of payment issued by a government that must be accepted by merchants for the extinguishment of debts within the government's respective country. In other words, the government guarantees that I can exchange the paper in my wa ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 20 2013 - 1:47pm -

  28. Any Düsseldorf monkeys out there?

    I'm going to be there this Tuesday and Wednesday. Anybody want to meet up for coffee and/or beer? Germany ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 1 2012 - 5:07pm -

  29. Question about Degrees for IB in London

    This question may seem quite strange to the students from the UK / US, but as Europe signed that "bologna process" in 99, many students especially in Germany dont know what their degree is worth. If someone wants to work at an investment bank in ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 23 2011 - 5:56pm -

  30. 'Tis the season to be German (who'd have thought!)

    Here's a condensed review for Germany which may be of help to some of you. Germany-FX 1 year move (Dec 2009-Nov 2010) EUR/USD:-8% EUR/JPY:-16% EUR/CHF:-11% EUR/GBP:-6% Euro's fall against the majors may only benefit Germany and their exports. In ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 20 2010 - 1:14pm -

  31. Hello from Germany

    Hey Guys, Since WSO comes up every time when I search for information regarding internships on Wall Street, I needed to sign up to be able to read everything:). I am an undergrad student from a German "target" school (obviously only target withi ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 1 2014 - 4:39pm -

  32. Russia-Germany Nord Stream Pipeline Under Way

    SITUATION: Russia has succeeded in getting funding for the Nord Stream gas pipeline (formerly North European Gas Pipeline, NEGP), which will go under the Baltic Sea to Germany. It obtained environmental approvals from the littoral states concerned rather ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 1 2010 - 12:32pm -

  33. NYC/London compared to other global cities?

    Just a question that came into my mind out of curiosity. Does NYC /London generally just have much better pay than everywhere else? In Toronto, Americans get paid something like 15-30% more than Canadians and I'm wondering is it the same in other glo ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Apr 14 2018 - 7:10pm -

  34. Experiencing Berlin startup friendly environment

    Hello everyone, I've just graduated in business administration from a swiss university and I'm currently spending my gap year in Berlin (Germany) to learn the language since in September I'm moving to St. Gallen to pursue my further studies ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jan 28 2018 - 7:46am -

  35. Changing major/ Doing second undergrad, Thinking whether IT or Econ

    Hi folks, I am currently enrolled in Biotech bachelor which I have completed (I only need to find an internship and write a thesis) However I found myself with (kind of still) unmarketable degree and big competition (with medics, pharmacists, chemists, bi ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jul 7 2017 - 1:57pm -

  36. Where can one find a list of German Hedge Funds?

    hedge funds Germany ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 18 2016 - 4:17am -

  37. Spain: Too Big to Fail

    In the past few months, we have witnessed a rise in the questioning the stability of the eurozone. Much of the focus has been on Greece and the June 17th elections (which have led to more confusion). The winner of the Greek elections, pro-euro New Democra ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jun 18 2012 - 10:45pm -

  38. Hedge Funds’ Returns: An Alternative Investment or An Alternative to Investment? (Part 1: Measuring What?)

    by Dr Constantin Gurdgiev, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Finance with Trinity College, Dublin You may find Part 2: Dealing With Biases here, Part 3: Dealing with Funds and Benchmarks Selection here and Part 4: To higher moments and beyond here. ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Mar 26 2015 - 1:02am -

  39. When it comes to current account imbalances, one nation stands out

    Over the past few decades there has been a great deal of focus on the large trade imbalance between the US and Asia- first with Japan and more recently with China. While that is still an issue, we may be facing a new imbalance that is starting to grab the ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jan 3 2014 - 5:00pm -

  40. Merkel Pats Self on Back, Opposition Pissed.

    For those of us who are worried about the Greek bailout and generally rising levels of government debt, you no longer have to worry if you're German. What Angela Merkel has described as an "unprecedented feat" will save the nation 80B euro& ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jun 11 2010 - 1:52pm -