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  2. WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: University Power Rankings (Part 10 of 10)

    Mod Note: This post features the top 50 undergrad schools from 2014- check out our most updated rankings on the WSO Investment Banking Report and the 2018 Recruiting Report. You can also check out another detailed post about target schools on Wall Street ...

    49 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 29 2018 - 11:41pm -

  3. 2014 WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: Career (Part 2 of 10)

    Not all investment banks are created equal. Some of them will leave you with no exit opportunities, work you to the bone and then leave you out to dry. After all that work, you may still be a long shot to get into a good MBA program... The other end of th ...

    41 comments - 4 silver bananas - Dec 22 2015 - 8:49am -

  4. 2014 WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: Overall Investment Banking Rankings (Part 9 of 10)

    The WSO Community has spoken. Over the last month we have looked at the community rankings based on member reviews across a variety of Investment Banks. Without further ado... Below you will find the following rankings: Top 30 Investment Banks according t ...

    22 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 4 2016 - 8:42am -

  5. 2014 WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: Interviews (Part 3 of 10)

    Not all investment banking interviews are created equal. Some of them will leave you feeling like you conquered the world, but most others will have you shaking your head at that one brainteaser or technical question you missed. After preparing for hours ...

    12 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 23 2015 - 7:43am -

  6. 2014 WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: Compensation (Part 5 of 10)

    Ever heard of a $0 bonus on Wall St? Obviously, it was much more frequent in 2008 and 2009... but that nightmare scenario can still play out if your group has a particularly bad year. The firms below tend to pay well very well relative to their peers, so ...

    13 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 29 2015 - 6:00am -

  7. 2014 WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: Lifestyle (Part 8 of 10)

    How many all-nighters can you do in a row before falling asleep at your desk? While the lifestyle at investment banks is notoriously difficult, especially for analysts and associates, there are differences from bank to bank. Some will have you working clo ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 1 2016 - 8:16am -

  8. 2014 WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: Promotions & Fairness (Part 4 of 10)

    Your boss takes credit for your work and when there is a mistake he or she throws you under the bus. Sound familiar? What about when the analyst or associate that does the least work gets the most praise and the highest bonus? Well, luckily, both of these ...

    7 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 28 2015 - 9:41am -

  9. 2014 WSO Rankings for Investment Banks: Senior Management (Part 6 of 10)

    What makes for good leaders at an investment bank? How about senior management that fosters an environment of open communication and good teamwork. What investment banks have the best and most competent senior leaders according to their employees? Below y ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 30 2015 - 7:27am -

  10. Context on Cowen Group?

    Anyone have any context to share on Cowen? They are ranked #17 Vault Banking 50, and are above shops like Citi, Lazard, Barclays, Guggenheim, Jefferies, Stifel. Are these rankings accurate? Has Cowen been growing lately? I know their Healthcare IB group i ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 5 2016 - 8:54am -

  11. 2014 WSO Community Rankings for Investment Banks Coming Soon...

    Fellow Primates, stay tuned...in just a few short weeks WSO will be releasing it's first ever community rankings on investment banks. We like to call them "League Tables You Can't Fake"....Based on the thousands of submissions to the W ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 28 2014 - 2:49pm -

  12. 2014 WSO Community Rankings. Investment Banks (Part 1 of 10): Release Schedule

    For the first time ever, over 10 weeks (starting right after Thanksgiving) we are releasing comprehensive rankings on investment banks based on community feedback from thousands of submissions to the WSO Company Database. Besides a general top 30 "ov ...

    - 4 silver bananas - Dec 21 2015 - 9:07am -