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  2. Betting on the Bonus

    I recall the first time I checked out Wall Street Oasis. It was late 2007 and all the buzz was about bonuses. The supposedly extinct douchebag banker was at his peak as a cultural icon and you could smell champagne wishes and caviar dreams in the air. As ...

    38 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 14 2016 - 10:16pm -

  3. 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

    Who's watching? Who do you want to win? Who do you think is going to win? WTF is going on with the discipline? I want the Wings to win, obviously. I don't think I can pick a team that I think is going to win... this is the playoffs, no predictin ...

    100 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 16 2012 - 2:00am -

  4. In Stanley We Trust

    There's a new sheriff in town boys. As much as I like to rant and rave, sometimes the words of others say it better than I ever could myself: Richard Bove: Morgan Stanley is the new Goldman Sachs. Every one of their divisions shows an improvement and ...

    24 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 5 2011 - 1:49pm -

  5. Pants are the new shirts?

    Has your MD approached you about this yet? Goldman credit Morgan Stanley Sachs Harvard Yale equity fund princeton private default swaps college hedge ...

    27 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 21 2014 - 4:26pm -

  6. NY IBD- What are my chances?

    Hi all, first time poster I'm at a semi-target US school looking to break through to IBD. So far, no luck. My GPA is 4.0 and I have had some interviews at MM firms like EC,L,GH and R. The BBs and Cdn B5 (RBC, BMO, etc.) have not been easy although i ...

    25 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 9 2010 - 11:16am -

  7. Red Ties at Morgan Stanley?

    At one of my internships in equity research a few months ago, my boss (sort of an unbalanced woman) told me never to wear a red tie to an interview. She said that at Morgan Stanley, only the VP's and MD's are allowed to wear red ties and it' ...

    23 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 28 2009 - 3:50pm -

  8. Morgan Stanley Weekend Policy?

    Hey WSO, Recently got approached by friends about an IB analyst position opening. I've been contemplating a move to a BB for some time but it would have to be a good fit for me culturally (thinking long-term, not really interested in PE / HF). Given ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 22 2015 - 10:01pm -

  9. Does Morgan Stanley drug test for the FAA Position?

    I have already signed the offer letter and underwent the background check. There is no mention of a drug policy or drug tests in the offer letter. Will I/ when will I be drug tested? drug test Morgan Stanley Wealth management ...

    8 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jun 23 2017 - 6:02pm -

  10. Morgan Stanley vs. Citi vs. Bain

    Just another college junior trying to figure out what may be my best option. I have MS summer analyst offer, Citi summer analyst offer and a Bain consulting summer offer. Obviously I have to make a decision between banking and Bain, but I'd love to h ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 17 2011 - 12:35am -

  11. Bain SF vs. Banking

    I have Bain summer offer in SF and NY summer investment banking analyst offers at Morgan Stanley and Citi. I'm completely torn and unsure what to do at this point. Obviously both skill sets are great and I will learn a lot either way. My potential fu ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 17 2011 - 1:00am -

  12. Morgan Stanley was originally going to buy Merrill Lynch according to CNBC

    It looks like Morgan Stanley perhaps made a big error in not acquiring Merrill Lynch. Even though Morgan Stanley could not examine Merrill's books in 48 hours, had Morgan Stanley acquired Merrill Lynch we probably would have seen the rise of the new ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 14 2008 - 10:43pm -

  13. Morgan Stanley Virtual Campus Day

    Has anyone ever heard of the Morgan Stanley Virtual Campus Day? I was recently invited out for the event in early December and wondered if anyone had ever gone through it or know how it is structured. Investment Banking Morgan Stanley interview Morgan Sta ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Nov 20 2010 - 3:27pm -

  14. Wall Street Prep offered free at my school, need some advice

    Wall Street Prep is offered free at my school (school's paying) for top finance students in our school (top 50, non target for big firms) "Technical Finance Interview Prep Seminar" Descriptions say it's an intensive 1 day (9 hrs to be ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Sep 13 2010 - 8:46pm -