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  2. Oxford Shoes

    Hi guys, Just wanted your advice on reasonable shoes for 2011 SA class. It seems as though cap toe oxford's are the way to go, but since AE's are fairly expensive and I can't seem to find any Johnston and Murphy's in Toronto, what do y ...

    99 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2017 - 3:50pm -

  3. Oxford for MBA?

    Is Oxford a good school for getting an MBA to work in US finance? MBA Oxford ...

    30 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 23 2018 - 1:25pm -

  4. Masters @ Oxford vs Starting @ BlackRock

    Hi all Briefly, I'm stuck at a Decision Point at the end of my undergrad. I have been offered a full-time job starting next year with BlackRock 's alternative investments team in New York. At the same time, I have also been offered a Rhodes Scho ...

    12 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 10 2017 - 11:19am -

  5. Masters in (Financial) Economics

    How do masters in economics programs (focusing on or specializing in finance) stack up against M. or MSC Finance programs in terms of appeal to IB or AM firms. I am mostly referring to programs such as the M. Financial Economics program at Columbia and Ox ...

    16 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 11 2015 - 12:46pm -

  6. Cambridge Judge vs Oxford Said

    Simple question, which have a better program for PE post grad? Oxford Cambridge ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 24 2013 - 3:57am -

  7. Oxford PPE for ibanking on Wall Street?

    Hey guys.. I know the most heavily recruited American universities for Wall Street are Harvard, Penn, Princeton, etc. Would a PPE degree at Oxford give me any chance of getting a job in ibanking on Wall Street or would I be forced to start off in England? ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2017 - 3:52pm -

  8. Need Advice!! Unique Situation- Oxford vs. BB S&T

    Alright guys, I am in a situation that I need advice on:-two weeks ago I accepted a FT Sales offer from a BB, I love the desk, the MD and the job, it sounds great and I'm excited about it.-today I was informed I got into University of Oxford (UK) int ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 28 2011 - 8:22pm -

  9. MSc Oxford MCF vs MSc Imperial College Maths and Finance

    Hi, I'm currently holding an offer from Oxford for MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance and from Imperial College London for MSc in Mathematics and Finance. Hope to know what's people's opinion on the two courses? Specifically whic ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 18 2015 - 4:36am -

  10. Msc Finance in UK- Profile evaluation

    Dear all, I am planning to pursue Msc Finance in a good UK university with the purpose of finding a job in UK in Asset Management or Hedge Fund. Below is my profile: Under: 3-year-Bachelor degree in Finance from an average Australia university.Gpa: 3.3/4. ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 10 2014 - 7:36am -

  11. LSE Overtakes Oxford For #2 Spot Behind Cambridge

    According to the Complete University Guide, an independently published and trusted ranking, LSE has broken the ranks of Oxbridge to be named as the #2 university in the U.K. A decline in the job prospects of Oxford's graduates contributed to its slid ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 26 2012 - 2:54am -

  12. Oxford MSc in Economics and Social History for breaking into IB

    Hey fellow monkeys, Over the LSE Economic History MSc I found the MSc in Economics and Social History run by Oxford University. Keeping the line "brand>major" do you guys think that master worth it? Compared with LSE which one do you choose? ...

    7 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 19 2017 - 5:27am -

  13. Please rank these UK courses based on suitability for IBD

    Hello. If you were to rank the following courses in terms of probability of breaking into IBD assuming all other factors being equal (like what you would do when ranking American schools and/or grouping them into Targets, Semi-Targets and Non-targets), wh ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 17 2014 - 2:23pm -

  14. Career change- Soft developer planning on going to finance

    Hi, I am currently working as soft developer and planning to switch to finance I am looking to apply to the oxford/LSE for the MFE courses. Any inputs as to how the postgrad courses viewed by the iBanks. Are the students hired as Associates or Analysts (1 ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 19 2016 - 12:43pm -

  15. Admission chance for MSc Finance?

    Hey! I've just graduated from my master. I'm thinking of applying for MSc Finance program for the next fall, but worrying about the chances of admission for each of them. Ok, briefly, my stats is a graduate from us top 20 liberal arts college, m ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 15 2015 - 10:39am -

  16. LSE/Oxford

    I'm trying to figure out if I'd be competitive for a top UK Masters in Finance (thinking LSE /Oxford) I'm graduating in May from a top-10 US university with a 3.7 majoring in International Business. Got a 710 on the GMAT (44/42 Q/V). Have s ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 20 2010 - 5:23pm -

  17. Have a Good Idea- What to do?

    Hey Boys, I am posting here under a new name to preserve anonymity. So, I have a good idea and have started developing it. I have shared it with a few select sources (I am very wary of this idea being stolen). I have been encouraged by multiple sources to ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 18 2011 - 7:51am -

  18. Need an SA

    Alright guys, here is my situation: Have a FT offer for S&T with a BB, but I just got accepted to Oxford for a two-year master's program and I have decided it is best to go. I ultimately want to work in S&T, but I think in the long run going ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 26 2011 - 1:29pm -

  19. How to get to a target uni for Masters coming from BA non-target (UK)

    As the title suggests, I am currently in a UK non-target university for my Bachelors degree and I would like to do my masters in a top uni (INSEAD,Bocconi,Oxbridge, LBS, M7 etc). I am in my second year and I am on track to get a First class degree or a hi ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 29 2018 - 7:08am -

  20. Admission chances for latinamerican undergraduate- LSE, IE Business School, Oxford, HEC (Masters in Finance or related)

    Hello, I am centralamerican (Honduran) with double major in Industrial Engineering and Finances and an associate degree in Business Administration. Im currently aspiring for a Finance related masters degree in a top B-school in europe. I graduated from a ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 19 2017 - 1:54am -

  21. Street cred for schools

    I'm going to be applying to some masters of finance programs and I was wondering what the street cred is for s & t from the following schools:-Oxford-LSE-Cambridge-Villanova-Vanderbilt-Toronto-Tulane I don't know much about these schools as ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 2 2009 - 5:42pm -

  22. LSE vs. Oxford

    Hey guys, I was thinking of studying abroad next year at either the LSE or Oxford (undergraduate btw I just posted here because it was the most appropriate topic). I know a lot of people here have experience at both schools and I was wondering if some use ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 5 2009 - 3:23pm -

  23. Princeton ORFE vs Oxford Mathematics/Comp Sci

    Hey guys, I'm posting this for a friend, and he is right now having trouble decide between doing the ORFE major at Princeton, or going to UK to do mathematics and comp sci. He told me that if he goes to oxford, he will do the four year option at Oxfo ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 6 2013 - 1:09pm -

  24. Anybody have room for an SA?

    Alright guys, here is my situation: Have a FT offer for S&T with a BB, but I just got accepted to Oxford for a two-year master's program and I have decided it is best to go. I ultimately want to work in S&T, but I think in the long run going ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 16 2011 - 8:45pm -

  25. Study Business Abroad Suggestions?

    I will be studying abroad the semester after I graduate and am looking for suggestions in regards to where to go. I'm currently considering LSE or Peking University (formerly Beijing University) for business/econ- was also looking into Oxford / Cambr ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 30 2011 - 7:42pm -

  26. Studying Business Abroad Questions...

    I will be studying abroad the semester after I graduate and am looking for suggestions in regards to where to go. I'm currently considering LSE or Peking University (formerly Beijing University) for business/econ- was also looking into Oxford / Cambr ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 30 2011 - 7:43pm -

  27. Oxford, Harvard, INSEAD, Chicago Booth, LBS- all for an MBA!

    Leaving Morgan Stanley to do an MBA; becoming an MD and MBA at the same time; managing to party and network with colleagues at the same time- these five have done it all! After graduating from Oxford, each went on to do an MBA at some of the top B-schools ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 23 2010 - 5:35am -

  28. MPP after an MBA

    What is the career prospect/work prospect for someone holding an an MPP (from Harvard-1 year Mid-Career MPP) coupled with an MBA (from Cambrdige, Oxford) with 10 years of financial consulting experience in a BIG4? MBA Harvard Big4 Oxford Cambridge public ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 29 2018 - 12:35pm -

  29. Oxford MFE Work Experience Advice

    Dear all, I'm currently a fresh graduate from the Philippines with a degree in Economics-Honors and a minor degree in Finance. My goal is to enter Oxford MFE after working for 1 year, and eventually enter into a BB bank or a private equity firm. My l ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 21 2015 - 6:34am -

  30. Mphil in Economics

    Hi guys, So I'm an analyst at a BB and am considering getting a masters in economics after a year or two. I studied at a target in the US and would love to study a Mphil at Oxford or Cambridge (used to live in the UK). Unfortunately I graduated with ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 30 2011 - 8:39am -

  31. Oxford PhD Financial Economics

    I am very interested in financial economics and wish to go for a PhD. But I'm not sure whether academia is for me and am instead leaning more toward industry or policy as of now. I have been considering the financial economics PhD program at Oxford&# ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 16 2018 - 10:44pm -

  32. Next steps...

    Hi- I've recently been accepted to study PPE at the University of Oxford and shall almost definitely be attending. I'd consider Princeton, however, it's unlikely I'll be admitted and it would cost a lot more and be less fun than Ox. Th ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jan 13 2019 - 10:43am -

  33. Cambridge vs Oxford MPhil Economics

    got accepted into these 2 programs and don't know which choose. My long term goal is to work in BB S&T then maybe hedge fund/top MBA in US if i want a career shift. Here are my requirements: 1) Which is program is better in terms off prestige/bra ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 2 2017 - 9:16pm -

  34. UK Chemist (Oxford University) with ambitious plans

    Hey WSO, found this website on Reddit, hopefully I can search around and find some great advice. My careers service is pretty robust but all outsider advice and connections will help. If anyone wants to help me out on navigating this place that would be g ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Sep 13 2016 - 5:25am -

  35. Event Management Training

    WSO, Hi guys I recently got signed up to be a Brand Ambassador for this training program in Event Management based in Oxford, UK and taking place at Lincoln College at University of Oxford. I know it is not directly related to finance, but I thought some ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Feb 27 2012 - 7:02am -