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  2. How to Stall Exploding PE Offer

    Hi All, How can you stall an exploding PE offer (exploding in 24 hours)? Need to buy time of 3 business days (plus 2 days on the weekend- so total 5 days). Would greatly appreciate serious responses only. Not a hypothetical scenario here. Thank you, A Hop ...

    24 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 5 2018 - 7:20pm -

  3. Moving from Deloitte to an EY Career Path

    A little bit about me: Graduated from a non-target university, spent 2 years in a corporate leadership development program and 2 year at EY Advisory- Performance Improvement practice. High performing senior consultant, no MBA. I was approached by a Deloit ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 8 2018 - 11:50pm -

  4. Sales & Trading Offer- Dilemma

    Hello Everyone, Through the help of WSO, I was able to land myself a S&T, non rotational, internship at a BB. My first option was IB at the same firm, however I was cut after the first round interviews. I am a Junior and would like to do an IB interns ...

    35 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 4 2015 - 1:28am -

  5. Signed offer letter from SA...sending in apps for FT recruiting..can I get in trouble?

    So I signed my offer letter for SA, but received an updated letter reflecting new analyst salary pay raise at a BB- my initial deadline was 9/15, but after I signed, received updated offer letter with deadline of 10/1. This is still too early for me to re ...

    39 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 16 2015 - 11:36am -

  6. What I Learned From Both Getting Dream Job And Then Dumped In One Day

    Alright Monkeys, So I've been a long time user of this site and have wanted to give back for a while- so here goes. Today during my painfully boring Econometrics class I received a call from a BB 's HR telling me I had been officially extended a ...

    34 comments - 11 silver bananas - Nov 9 2014 - 5:00pm -

  7. Lying about return offer

    Hey...got a scenario I wanted to run by you guys. Lets say- don't get a return offer from a known MM SA...and you lie about it in FT interviews... and accept an offer elsewhere...what are the chances they find out? Discuss with me here...you don' ...

    33 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 11 2017 - 7:58pm -

  8. Do BB reject final candidates through email or phone call?

    For those who failed before final-round, probably they'd get the rejection news through an email, but what about the very few who made it to the final, will BB reject them through a phone call/ an email? And normally will they reject the final candid ...

    31 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 24 2015 - 7:38am -

  9. BB Waitlist

    hey guys, Recently i interviewed for a S&T SA position at a BB, first round was on tuesday and got invited to final round on wednesday. i thought i did well but next monday i found out that i didn't get the position. i gave a call to the person w ...

    24 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 12 2019 - 3:24pm -

  10. Got offer, tell other banks?

    I just received a verbal offer on Friday from a BB (Bank B) but I'm waiting to hear back from another bank (Bank A). I want Bank A more than Bank B. Bank B HR called me on Friday also to tell me they haven't given any offers aside from summer of ...

    35 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 23 2018 - 1:25pm -

  11. Small Boutique IB or BB Wealth Management

    Hi Guys, So I'm caught in a bit of a dilemma. I am coming from a non-target school, graduating in a couple of weeks with Finance degree, 1st gen college student. Didn't do BB summer internship, but I went overseas and worked at a 2B+ hedgefund a ...

    19 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 13 2017 - 2:10pm -

  12. Can a bank make you an offer over the phone and then not send the contract?

    ........... offer BB ...

    31 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 8 2015 - 6:22pm -

  13. Revoke Offer due to grades?

    I've been working extremely hard on recruiting, so I didn't have time to study for my a midterm and then bombed it. I'm afraid I can barely get a D after the final. Would a company revoke an offer due to a D? offer ...

    29 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 6 2017 - 12:46pm -

  14. Ethical to continue interviewing even after recently starting new job?

    I graduated a year ago and have been networking and applying for 100's of jobs every month nonstop. I applied on Monster, interviewed, got an offer early this year and accepted it (let's call this Company A.) I've been in contact with anoth ...

    25 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 22 2018 - 7:00pm -

  15. Bain global offices- best and worst?

    Hi all! I have an offer from Bain, but due to Visa issues cannot stay in the office I was recruited to and need to choose one where work permits are easy to get. I will spend a year there, until I can join my original office. Sooo, I would be very gratefu ...

    14 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 1 2017 - 5:27am -

  16. Thanks WSO- IB Finally from Non-Target

    Thanks to everybody on this forum, many of you have been extremely helpful in fielding questions and helping provide me with the opportunity to learn. It's been a tough road full of rejection but all you need is one offer. Top tier MM and ranked on t ...

    37 comments - 3 silver bananas - Nov 13 2010 - 1:00pm -

  17. Advice please! Google v. IBM v. Deloitte?

    Hi folks, WSO has been a great source of advice throughout my job search- and I finally have options that I could really use your help to decide between! I'm a senior at a top 3 university, currently trying to figure out what to do for full time. I r ...

    25 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 1 2014 - 5:13pm -

  18. How long to accept an offer?

    How long do you have to accept/decline an offer (IB)? More specifically a MM at their headquarters. I was thinking 1-2 weeks, but someone just told me they had an offer that expired Dec 4th. This is for a first year analyst position. offer ...

    21 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 20 2015 - 3:19am -

  19. Moelis & Centerview

    Offers from Moelis LA (2 year program) and Centerview NY (3 year program). Any insight or advice? (And yes I've already used the search function.) boutique Moelis offer centerview ...

    41 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 14 2010 - 2:11pm -

  20. Wells Fargo SIG Final Rounds

    Hey, this is my first time posting so don't rip me apart. I have final rounds with Wells Fargo- Securities and Investment Group this week and was wondering if anyone could provide insight about the questions I'll get and what to do to prepare. A ...

    36 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 8 2009 - 1:16pm -

  21. PE Analyst- hate my firm, should I look to lateral after only 6 months?

    Hey everyone, long-time lurker/poster but recently made a new account. My dilemma is as follows: got an offer to be an analyst for an infrastructure investment firm, the day I went to sign the contract they said they'd need me to help the advisory te ...

    10 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jul 10 2018 - 2:09pm -

  22. BCG offer, take it or ask interview at McKinsey

    Hey guys, I just got an offer at BCG and was wondering if I should just take it or ask an interview at McKinsey. BCG was my first interview, so I got a 100% score out of it, but as everybody always says McKinsey has more prestige I was wondering if it is ...

    22 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 1 2014 - 5:38am -

  23. 3 OFFERS- HELP ME PICK! NOW!! LA vs NYC, BB vs top boutiques?

    offer from Houlihan Lokey in their financial restructuring group in LA offer from Moelis NYC ibd generalist offer from Barclays Capital in IBD in NYC (specific group determined next year in training) Out of these 3 offers, I am implicitly casting Moelis o ...

    32 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 13 2010 - 7:20pm -

  24. The Best Sandwich Board to Wear to Earn Interviews

    I know, I know. But it's time for the sandwich board. Just received a final round rejection from Bloomberg LP last Friday. My mentors told me to put myself in front of as many people as possible. I'm going to take this literally. Questions: Shou ...

    32 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 17 2010 - 4:33pm -

  25. When you receive an offer...

    Does it usually come by telephone or email? Also, if it comes by telephone, do you usually get an email beforehand letting you know when they will be calling you? offer ...

    29 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 3 2010 - 8:22pm -

  26. SA offers: MS Fixed Income S&T or JPM S&T?

    So to be honest, I don't know much about the financial world, and was able to use some of my other experiences to land an internship over the summer. Feel free to message me if you want to learn my experiences of going through the process. Does anyon ...

    25 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 28 2013 - 3:07pm -

  27. Barclays vs Greenhill vs Lazard

    Trying to make a decision between the three firms. Lets just say for argument its between these three, Lazard M &A, Greenhill M &A/Restructuring, and BarCap IBD for a Junior SA position. Thanks! Banking offer decision ...

    24 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2012 - 10:54pm -

  28. Should People Really Pick GS For a Summer Analyst Stint?

    I know the title may seem absurd at first, but my reasoning is legit. Having summered at MS, I know that many kids ended up w/o an offer... GS didn 't bring that many people back from their class either. Given that fall recruiting will be essentially ...

    30 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 10 2008 - 2:06am -

  29. Junior Year SA: JPAM v. Wells IB

    Hi guys, Just wanted to gauge opinions on the forum about junior year SA offers my friend is currently deciding between. One is Wells Fargo IB (either in Charlotte or NYC, location not secured yet) or JPM Asset Management (NYC). He long-term goal is to be ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 10 2017 - 12:07pm -

  30. How much legal power does an offer letter have?

    Recently signed an unpaid internship offer with a 10 men boutique. There's still a month before I get on board. I was wondering if there any chance the firm rescinds the offer? I don't have any reasons to believe they would but I have seen posts ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 28 2015 - 2:48am -

  31. OFFER DECISION: UBS Healthcare VS Intuit CorpFin VS Mercer Consulting

    Hey guys, I wanted to see what you thought about this. I'm currently deciding between three offers: UBS Healthcare Investment Banking, Intuit's Financial Rotational Development Program, and Mercer's Human Capital Consulting Analyst position ...

    23 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 19 2010 - 3:09am -

  32. Disclose a DUI?

    I was charged with a misdemeanor DUI in early 2008. I was pulled over for expired tags and arrested for DUI. I received an offer letter recently and never met with any HR personal or filled out any applications. All my interviews were with the team and no ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 8 2016 - 3:51pm -

  33. Summer Analyst Season

    All, Due to the volume of PM's that I received by prospective SA's, on getting offers, leveraging offers, I decided to make a post about it. First, I am somewhat saddened by the fact that I won't get to enjoy the company of any Summer Analy ...

    18 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 6 2010 - 2:21am -

  34. IBD SA Choice: BarCap/DB/Citi/WF

    Hi guys, Wasn't the strongest candidate, but came out with these offers. Recruiting for my school finished pretty early, so won't be able to leverage to get better offers. DB and WF recruits pretty heavily on campus (could probably guess school) ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2014 - 3:53pm -

  35. Worth interviewing with BCG after McKinsey offer?

    Title says it all, what are your thoughts? consulting offer mbb McKinsey BCG McK ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 19 2011 - 12:05pm -

  36. Worked @ Goldman IBD last summer and could use advice

    Hi all, I had the opportunity to work @ GS this past summer in IBD (industry group). Unfortunately I did not come away with an offer. I have decided to stay an extra semester and take another summer analyst position. I am looking at some of the better kno ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 9 2011 - 7:56am -

  37. Prop trading offer versus..

    Hi I got a prop trading job offer at a relatively unknown shop and also a temp job at a Bulge Bracket. Which is better for me? Prop Trading. Base: US$20k, Bonus: 50-70% depending on performance, the better the performance the higher the %. Niche: Market n ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 2 2012 - 11:37am -

  38. dellllleted

    ... offer Europe internship IBD Frankfurt Germany ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 6 2015 - 8:51am -

  39. Official "in a Rut" thread

    Hello everyone, After a robust recruiting season, I am left with no SA offers and am feeling desperate. I am certain that I want to start my career in the investment banking or S&T space but am just having a difficult time moving through interviews (a ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 4 2010 - 9:50am -

  40. Isn't FT recruiting all but over at this point?

    From my experiences, what I've heard from others and some of the questions posted I'm getting the sense that almost every firm has other finished FT hiring or are in the final superday process. FT offer Interviews summer analyst ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 1 2012 - 3:53am -

  41. Offer Help!- Received a FT IBD offer

    Here's the situation. I received a FT IBD offer from a BB, after having interviewed with several groups. Recruitment told me these groups were the only with availability at this point. After the final round, I was asked to rank them according to my i ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2016 - 1:40pm -

  42. Comparing Offers: Megafund Associate versus Startup VP

    Hi everyone, Any thoughts on the pros and cons of the following situation would be great! I am an ex-management consultant (3 years) with Ivy-league MBA and one year of IB experience and I was fortunate to receive an offer for an Associate position in a $ ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 12 2011 - 1:14pm -

  43. Jefferies vs. Oppenheimer vs. Moelis

    If choosing between offers at Jefferies, Oppenheimer, and Moelis, what would be the best option? Main considerations for me are: best learning experience, best exit opp's, and best pay potential. If you could also state why you think one is better th ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 13 2009 - 9:24pm -

  44. Can an offer be rescinded for multiple dropped classes?

    I have already accepted an offer at a top IB and have slacked off heavily this semester. I did poorly on a few tests and have had to drop 3 classes. I was wondering if this could result in a rescinded offer when HR sees the transcripts. Thanks for the hel ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - Oct 17 2018 - 8:07pm -

  45. post MBA offer from Big 4 accounting firm

    Hello everyone, I have received a full-time offer from one of the Big 4 accounting firms from their Valuations group. However, I am not sure if they are low-balling me with an offer of $72K. This is a post MBA offer with 1-2 years of experience being coun ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 15 2010 - 9:14pm -

  46. THANK YOU WSO- IBD FT Offer Non-Targ

    Just got a FT offer from BB (think GS, CS, DB) in NY. I am from a non-target so needless to say recruiting for SA positions was quite difficult. I ended up not even getting a first round interview from anywhere I applied, which I assume was because of my ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 27 2011 - 9:27pm -

  47. offer decision juggle

    between Oppenheimer and Stifel, both for ibd. if you guys have any insight about exit opps, culture that would be really helpful. Ideally since they are so similar it comes down to culture/people but I only have a few more days to decide and practically c ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 11 2010 - 8:00pm -

  48. IBM CbD- 2.5 weeks since internship interview (is it a no?)

    Hell all, I interviewed with IBM for a summer internship in their Global Business Services group on Friday February 6th and then, I have received an automated update from the recruiter on Monday February 9th that my application was being processed and tha ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 24 2015 - 7:48pm -

  49. Got another offer...too late to turn down my previous offer?

    So...I recently had an interview with a top restructuring group in NYC (think Miller Buckfire, Blackstone, HLHZ)...and, to my surprise, I got an offer (SA) on this Saturday. It's 60K prorated with no signing bonus or anything... But I already accepte ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 23 2009 - 1:17am -

  50. Evaluating Offers

    Got offers at Macquarie, William Blair, Duff and Phelps, and RW Baird. Macquarie and Duff are in NYC, which is ideal WB is in Chicago Baird is in SF. WB and Baird are way better than Duff and Macquarie in terms of bonuses and quality of firm but I want to ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 31 2011 - 1:01pm -

  51. potential problem need advice asap 0

    ... Banking offer investment ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 8 2016 - 3:36pm -

  52. A HUGE thank you to the WSO community!!!

    Hey guys, i just wanted to come on here and say thank you to everyone who had helped me out along the way to landing a BB SA S &T offer for this summer. (especially derivstrader, monty09, and of course Patrick!). I come from a non-target, so it was qu ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2011 - 9:44pm -

  53. Upper Tier MM IB vs Wait It Out

    Hey all, Just received an offer from a top MM investment bank, and the offer is in NYC. They gave me an offer expiring next Thursday, so have less than a week to make a decision. While I'm confident I want to do investment banking, I'm a bit hes ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 19 2018 - 4:44pm -

  54. Brain teaser book

    Can anyone recommend a good book covering brainteaser interview questions? interview offer sales and trading interview prep ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 27 2010 - 9:46pm -

  55. Ok?

    OK? And now? IB IBanking offer rejection ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 28 2013 - 1:02pm -

  56. Which Internship should I choose? Private Equity or S&T or NEITHER?

    I currently have 3 outstanding offers for fall internship. 1 of them is at a private equity/ venture capital fund about 10B AUM 2 of them are S&T GCM positions at famous firms.. First, by accepting any of these internships I will miss full-time recrui ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 9 2009 - 10:22pm -

  57. Goldman Sachs Operations Analyst HK: interview finalists, no response yet!

    I had final interview with GS Asia in mid Nov, top choice HK & Japan. HR has been emailing me all this time and still haven't made final decision, last week they said they have narrow down the finalists, and deciding what offer to make- I still h ...

    10 comments - 2 silver bananas - Feb 23 2018 - 1:25pm -

  58. Offer help- Appreciate some help

    I'd appreciate some help with making the following choice: London FT offers for RBS rates structuring vs HSBC structuring & trading (rotational programme) My thoughts currently: Why RBS? Very strong in rates, at least in the UK. Really like the c ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2016 - 1:40pm -

  59. I am second-guessing my FT Offer.

    I'll be graduating this year and received a full time offer from the firm I worked at this summer. The role is in corp banking. The firm is pretty great, nice group, etc. However, I just keep wishing I could've applied elsewhere. Somewhere bette ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 14 2013 - 10:52pm -

  60. Application/Reneging dilemma

    So I've already accepted an offer from a pretty minor player in the IB world, although the firm itself is big and its a decent opportunity. However I've got the chance to apply to a BB as they just announced they're looking for a handful of ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 17 2010 - 12:31am -

  61. DB > MS a mad decision?

    Internship offers from DB and MS. S&T roles, identical (in London). I'm gonna take DB. Is this crazy? I know MS are the bigger name, but it's a different world. As I see it: DB are more innovative, gonna be important I to some extent want to ...

    13 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 15 2010 - 1:28am -

  62. Offer Ranking Help

    How would you guys rank these opportunities in IBD in NY in terms of dealflow and prestige? JPM, UBS, Greenhill, MS, Credit Suisse Thanks! Am trying to decide which offer to accept... ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2010 - 8:59pm -

  63. No Offer- Recruiting implications

    I was a summer intern in M&A at a BB investment bank in London this summer. Surprisingly I did not get an offer. I say it was surprising, because I had tons of staffing during the whole summer, senior people told me they would put in a good word for m ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 2 2011 - 9:34pm -

  64. Need help deciding between offers

    Hi, I'm currently a junior at a top tier school. I currently have offers for an investment banking summer analyst position at the following banks: credit suisse, ubs, deutsche bank and merrill (BoA). I also have interviews lined up with JPM and Morga ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 11 2009 - 11:33pm -

  65. Can surgery ruin your analyst offer?

    Say you have a full time offer. But then you find out you need back surgery and won't be able to work for 12 weeks which would mean you wouldn't be able to start until September instead of July or whenever analysts usually start. Would they be a ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 13 2015 - 11:28am -

  66. Choosing An Offer

    So lets say you have two offers: top 5 elite boutique regional office, tmt m&a, 10-15 bankers in that office, large trophy deals (1b >) reputable global MM, generalist, mostly sell side m&a, huge range in deal size, great deal flow, 50 bankers ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 28 2010 - 12:42pm -

  67. Accepted EY Fso auditing offer but now have IB offer, what should I do?

    Hi guys, just a quick intro of the problem I am facing. I accepted EY auditing offer after my busy season internship in March this year. However I really want to do investment banking so I kept looking this semester for IB position and went to DB 's ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 2 2015 - 4:49pm -

  68. Which offer to take?

    what offer would you guys take, i know my friend had choice between gridley accounting, RBS ops, and UBS ibd. He took rbs ops. offer ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 4 2010 - 3:52am -

  69. Offer Help- FAS vs Boutique

    Appreciate any insight in my decision going forward for SA. I've read a lot about FAS on the forum, but just wanted to see what people thought in comparison to a boutique ibank for a SA position. Both have really great people. The boutique has only a ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2010 - 2:33pm -

  70. Appropriate time to contact recruiter after final round interviews?

    Hey everyone, I was just wondering how long after final round interviews is it appropriate to contact HR about offers. I was originally told I would be contacted Thursday afternoon/Friday (Thursday was my final round) about offers, but still haven't ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 10 2010 - 11:46am -

  71. Help! Received offer with choice of coming in as 1st year or 2nd year

    I received an offer at a very large bank in New York and have the choice of coming in as a 1st year analyst or a 2nd year analyst. For the last year, I've been working at a small boutique. Though the 2nd year offer is appealing, the 1st year offer co ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 19 2013 - 1:24pm -

  72. Has Anyone not accepted their offer yet?

    It's getting really late... I'm gonna have to make a decision I really don't want to soon:S offer ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 9 2009 - 12:14pm -

  73. Picking a boutique over MBB

    Hello! It seems everybody aspires to get into MBB but I'm wondering if anyone here turned down MBB for a boutique (pre-MBA if that makes a difference)? If so, can you share your reasons for doing so and what you perceive the pros & cons of this t ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 3 2011 - 11:13pm -

  74. How to *APPROPRIATELY* Find Out Why You Didn't Get the Offer?

    Just curious what everyone's opinion is on asking why bank X didn't give you an offer after a superday. I think I've read on here before that people only ask for feedback if they think the interview really went terribly, but what if you per ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 14 2014 - 10:46pm -

  75. i want an offer, but i feel fucking bored

    i am fucking bored by my internship. i am an intern. i feel like the learning as plateaued. i want an offer, but how do i maintain strong interest in the job? Investment Banking offer boring ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 19 2010 - 3:01pm -

  76. Good news

    With all the schadenfreude regarding undergrad school, FO vs. BO, bank or group prestige, and the like, I figured this forum could use some good news to lighten the air. I just received a 1st-year IBD analyst offer from a BB. I graduated in 2008 from a to ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 23 2010 - 12:57pm -

  77. Selecting the right job for law school

    Guys, I am looking for sincere advice about my career. This is very specific post so it may not help many other people but I would really appreicate your thoughts. For my full-time I would like to look at two things: (1) whether I like the job (2) whether ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 11 2012 - 2:14pm -

  78. JPM S&T vs. Citi Quant Trading & Analysis

    Hey Guys, I basically have a day to decide between two summer internships: Citi Quant Trading and Analysis and JPM S&T. Help me! Citi just interviewed me yesterday and gave me an offer 10 minutes ago, while JPM's deadline is tomorrow... I am a ju ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2010 - 12:37pm -

  79. How long does it take for BB to give an offer after the final-round interview?

    Greetings, Newbie here, I hope I posted at the right forum! Just wondering do you have any insights on the hiring process of GS (particularly ER?) or other BB (which perhaps can be a proxy?)?-How long does it normally take from the final round to eventual ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 23 2015 - 12:57am -

  80. My offer is a little strange.

    Hey guys, I was lucky enough to get an offer at a boutique firm, but their offer letter is a little strange. They said that hiring is done on a first-come first-serve basis (i.e. whomever accepts the offer and gets in touch with the company early gets hir ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 26 2008 - 10:23pm -

  81. Complete non-target to Buyside Research Associate- Thanks!

    I go to a complete non-target state school in California with no name recognition and no notable alumni (not accepted to UCLA or even UCSD). My GPA is mediocre (3.6) and we have no on-campus recruitment services for any finance positions. ...

    10 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 5 2011 - 12:48pm -

  82. feeling pretty terrible

    So I heard back today and didn't get a FT offer at middle market bank....feels weird because I busted my ass this summer. My boss and I were on great terms...i went out with my associate a few times and we became pretty good friends. I literally bust ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 9 2011 - 2:58pm -

  83. Oliver Wyman vs. Accenture- Summer Internship

    Hi All, Looking for some insight in choosing between Oliver Wyman and Accenture for a summer role in Toronto. Which would you pick and why? Are there any major advantages to choosing either at this point? consulting offer Toronto Accenture Oliver Wyman ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 22 2013 - 12:50am -

  84. Fighting a first year analyst=auto-dinged?

    At this BB I interviewed at, there was a first year analyst there that graduated from my uni that I got into a fight with. we hate each other. Would he have any sway over my application even though he didn't interview me? I did notice that a buddy of ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 5 2011 - 8:59pm -

  85. Friend reneged on offer...how do I approach the firm

    So my friend and I both recently had a superday at the same boutique, and he got the offer. He verbally accepted and then later reneged because he found a better opportunity elsewhere. My question is, I know I was a backup, and already received a rejectio ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 16 2010 - 1:21pm -

  86. HLHZ FAS vs. BMO Capital Markets

    The end goal is to either hope over to a BB or Lazard type boutique and stay in banking (with BMO, I could stay there if I like it or go back to b school after) or to go to PE. Thanks. offer BMO hlhz FAS ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 14 2010 - 6:52pm -

  87. got another offer! Update...

    So an update on my previous post below, i called the hiring manager to ask for an update, been emailing but no response...couldnt get him because he wasnt in but left a message with his assistant and like shortly afterwards he emailed me saying sorry thin ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 11 2013 - 9:10am -

  88. HELP: Reneging PE offer? Thoughts?

    I'm an IBD analyst (PWP,Centerview,allen co) who signed to start at a wellknown FOF in a year and I'm thinking of reneging for a MM buyout PE shop. MM PE shop doesn't know I signed with FOF. What are the chances of me being skrewed over (ig ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 23 2013 - 11:33am -

  89. Would you take this offer?

    Non-target Junior here. Not many people get into the industry from my school. Yes I have the offer as a junior. If I accept, i'll intern over the summer (my 4th internship with them) and go back after I grad. The offer...-5-6B AUM multi-strategy USA ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 8 2012 - 4:13am -

  90. GS Chi/SF vs DB NY, SA 2011

    First time poster, long time reader. Thoughts on these two offers? The GS office is one of their better regional offices (SF/Chi)...both IBD of course. Looking for the offer that leaves the most and biggest doors open. GS would be an easy pick but Im not ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 21 2011 - 8:10pm -

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