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  2. How to address low GPA in an investment banking interview

    Hi guys, over the next several months, we'll be profiling common investment banking interview questions our students get often, as well as our recommendation for how to answer them. For each question, we'll follow a simple template: 1) a brief d ...

    56 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 10 2017 - 5:52pm -

  3. Answering the "walk me through your resume" question in an investment banking interview

    The key to this question is providing an in-depth answer that lasts roughly 2 minutes in length. You need to make sure that you give enough info without providing a novel of an answer. You should briefly mention where you grew up, where you attended colle ...

    37 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 10 2017 - 5:52pm -

  4. How BofA's layoffs could be unintentionally good for analysts and associates

    Bank of America this morning announced that it will fire 2,000 investment bankers on top of the 30,000 announced last year in an attempt to regain profitability. This looked like another run-of-the-mill megabank layoff announcement except that along with ...

    22 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 3 2012 - 5:17pm -

  5. BIWS Real Estate and REIT Modeling feedback

    Has anyone purchased BIWS package? Did you like it? How does it compare to the REFM, Wall Street Prep, or Kahr? (Sorry, this is a mirror post of a similar question regard the WSP course.) Wall Street Prep BIWS Modeling ...

    22 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 31 2016 - 9:08am -

  6. Wall Street Prep restructuring / bankruptcy course?

    Anyone have any experience with this? Worth the money? Wall Street Prep ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 7 2016 - 3:45pm -

  7. Wall Street Prep O&G vs Premium Package

    Hey guys, I am an incoming summer analyst at an EB in Houston. I plan on purchasing a modeling course from Wall Street Prep. I noticed that the Oil&Gas course has a lot of overlap with the Premium package. Any reason to purchase both? Does the premium ...

    8 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 20 2018 - 3:33pm -

  8. Wall Street Prep- Industry Specific

    Hi guys, Just curious to know if anyone here has taken this industry-specific Wall Street Prep course about Banking Modeling. http://www. wallstreetprep.com/programs/self_study/bank_modeling.php Is it of good content? Worth the time and money?? Any input ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 22 2009 - 6:25am -

  9. Interview with Rothschild's Recruiting Coordinator Melinda Barrow

    Wall Street Prep 's Puneeth Kumar recently caught up with Melinda Barrow, the graduate recruiting & development coordinator at Rothschild. For the uninitiated, Rothschild is a venerable global advisory firm, and remains privately owned by the Rot ...

    8 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jan 15 2012 - 8:23pm -

  10. Wall Street Prep Vs Breaking Into Wall Street

    Hey so first post here, I think this website is fantastic, thanks for all of the information available. As the title suggests, I'm currently deciding on whether to purchase the Wall Street Prep (WSP) or Breaking Into Wall Street (BIWS) pack. I'm ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 22 2018 - 7:04pm -

  11. Big 4 audit to FDD- will Wall Street Prep help?

    Hi all, I'm currently trying to make the jump from Big 4 Audit to Big 4 Financial Due Diligence after my 4th year in the industry, and I'm trying to discern whether Wall Street Prep /BIWS courses would potentially help me stand out compared to o ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 30 2016 - 9:30pm -

  12. Questions about Wall Street Prep?

    Is the Wall Street Prep Premium program recommended if I have no prior experience (haven't taken finance/accounting courses)? Is it based on Excel 2007? Anyone know if it is updated frequently, or if it would be safe to just buy a used copy in the Ma ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 22 2010 - 5:14pm -

  13. WallStreetPrep

    Where should I get it? Anyone looking to sell a used one? I am going into banking after doing a summer internship in consulting. WSP, as far as I understand, is one of the best preparatory programs for banking. If anyone can suggest to me a better product ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 8 2009 - 6:10pm -

  14. Wall Street Prep- Questions from potential buyer.

    How much is the 35 PD credit hours of CFA worth? And what do they mean by this? How many attempts does one have at the exam? Is there a deadline, i.e. if I purchase today, do I need to complete the test by a certain date? Is the certificate recognised or ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 19 2012 - 12:09pm -

  15. Non Target Engineering Undergrad + Duke MMS + Wall Street Prep = FT IBD MM gig?

    Hey guys/gals, I just want to get some opinions on a few things. Long story short, I networked my ass off + applied at tons of places last recruiting season and I got no interviews. I'm from a super non-target with an engineering undergrad degree who ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 30 2010 - 8:31am -

  16. Wall street Prep before SA or FT?

    I'm interning as a SA at a BB this summer in IBD. Should i take wall street prep before this summer to try and be ahead of the curve? I imagine they won't really expect me to know modeling. I know FT is when the training for modeling really occu ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 10 2009 - 10:29am -

  17. Learn restructuring & bankruptcy modeling

    I am pleased to announce that Wall Street Prep 's Restructuring & Bankruptcy Modeling Training is now available as a $399 self study program. This program is an adaptation of our live training at investment banks and business schools. I think it& ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 5 2012 - 7:36am -

  18. Wall Street Prep- Premium Self Study Missing Materials

    So not too long ago I purchased the WSP Premium Self Study package, and while the content has been helpful, there seems to be some missing materials unless I'm missing something. Often in the online videos that accompany the slides, the instructor re ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 28 2014 - 10:45am -

  19. Wall Street Prep's financial training seminar?

    Wall Street Prep 's doing a financial training seminar at my university this spring and I was just wondering if it's worth registering for this as a sophomore. ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 17 2012 - 5:54pm -

  20. Wall Street Prep Student Passport

    Has anyone done the Student Passport deal on Wall Street Prep? It says it gives you online access to everything the site has to offer at $40/month. I am considering getting it, with the goal of learning and perfecting my ability to build basic models from ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 28 2011 - 10:21pm -

  21. Wall Street Prep Exams 2019

    I am taking the exams but before I do I was wondering if anyone had insight on the format and difficulty of them. Thanks Wall Street Prep intern wallstreetprep Excel No Yes 219744 262337 212812 90299 90082 ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 20 2019 - 9:04pm -

  22. Tips for going through WSP?

    So I have access to every single self-study course but I don't really know where to start as far as mastering the concepts. It's a bit intimidating since the entire set consists of 10+ video libraries ranging from 4-6 hours each. For those of yo ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 25 2015 - 10:02pm -

  23. Wall Street Prep- Excel Test

    Hi monkeys, For the firm I am working at, they are requiring that we complete an Excel test through Wall Street Prep. WSP has video tutorials of Excel to go through, and I have gone through them, but I am worried about passing this test simply because I h ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 5 2018 - 9:17pm -

  24. Knowledge Required Pre-Wall Street Prep Modelling?

    I'm sure general accounting knowledge would help, but kinds of financial knowledge, if any, should someone need to know before starting the WSP Premium Package- derivatives/options/futures/forex/valuation etc? Wall Street Prep ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Nov 1 2017 - 6:28pm -

  25. Thank You To Our Sponsors

    We'd like to thank the Wall Street Oasis sponsors that help keep the community free for everyone and we encourage all of you to check them out below! Clear Admit- MBA Admissions Consulting Clear Admit(r) is an educational counseling firm that guides ...

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  26. An Interview with Babson Career Center’s Associate Director Tara Place

    Wall Street Prep recently sat down with Tara Place, the Sr. Associate Director of Corporate Outreach for Babson's Undergraduate Center for Career Development. Her responsibilities include overseeing the recruiting program and building recruiting part ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Mar 7 2012 - 4:16pm -

  27. ANYONE KIND ENOUGH TO SHARE SCHWESER mp3 AUDIO NOTES;

    I have just bought the Schweser Notes for my CFA in December 2015 and I will be very happy and grateful if someone can share with me his/her audio notes. I want to fast-pace my prep and hearing someone read the notes to me while I juggle other stuffs will ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 7 2015 - 11:00pm -

  28. Wall Street Prep Tough Interview Questions + Sample Answers

    Database of interview questions from Wall Street Prep, as well as compensation figures...

    0 Interview Questions - Nov 4 2015 - 9:57pm

  29. Are Wall Street Oasis and Wall Street Prep related

    I just clicked a link in my message box and then jumped into the website of Wall Street Prep, so are these two websites belong to a same owner? Wall Street Prep ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Nov 26 2014 - 3:59am -

  30. Wall Street Prep: Student Passport Access

    http://www.wallstreetprep.com/programs/moduleII_sp... Anyone know if access to all their models is worth $39 per month or is this mostly shit I can google and watch youtube videos on? ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Nov 20 2013 - 3:51pm -

  31. Need input- RUSH or RELAX? (non-target now vs chance at semi-target)

    Alright, Options: (1) RUSH: I can go right now to complete non-target (this would rush me on the BBA Finance/Accounting from a tier-3 university) (2) RELAX: I can take "an extra year" with additional courses to significantly boost my university ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Aug 22 2012 - 6:50pm -

  32. Wall Street Prep vs Wall Street Training

    So, I've already taken Wall Street Training, the Advanced Financial and Valuation Modeling course. I had no experience prior to the course, so I learned quite a bit about DCF, EV, Market Comps, etc. Now, Wall Street Prep is hosting a training seminar ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jan 26 2011 - 1:49am -