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+19 Partners Group Long Term PE 5 6m
+4 SM L/S London base salary expectations HF 6 32m
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+102 At what point should you give up? JOB 53 1m
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+45 Why L/S Shops Prefer IB Guys Over ER Guys? HF 27 25m
+1 Book/reading recommendations - going into TMT Coverage, with a non-technical background IB 2 42m
+3 London vs SF JOB 3 4m
0 Private Credit (DL & Credit Opportunities) interview tips CR 4 2h
+1 Best UBS London Teams in 2024 IB 3 43m
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+20 Bocconi or ESCP MIM (as a French student) IB 15 2h
+23 London - Is the job market completely flat on its back? RE 19 2h
0 Janus Henderson...thoughts? HF 0 2h
0 Get Advanced engineering solutions vehicle engineering Consutant CO 0 2h
+3 Automotive engineering consultancy services in UK, Germany, and Greece OTH 0 2h
+3 London Comp (yes Comp again) RE 7 3h
+30 Vitol posts $13B profits for 2023 HF 27 2h
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+70 Q&A: McKinsey BA CO 90 6h
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+21 Imperial MSc Economics and Strategy for Business for London consulting? BSCH 11 7h
+14 Inflexion Private Equity PE 13 7h
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Career Advancement Opportunities

April 2024 Investment Banking

  • Jefferies & Company 02 99.4%
  • Goldman Sachs 19 98.8%
  • Harris Williams & Co. New 98.3%
  • Lazard Freres 02 97.7%
  • JPMorgan Chase 03 97.1%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

April 2024 Investment Banking

  • Harris Williams & Co. 18 99.4%
  • JPMorgan Chase 10 98.8%
  • Lazard Freres 05 98.3%
  • Morgan Stanley 07 97.7%
  • William Blair 03 97.1%

Professional Growth Opportunities

April 2024 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Freres 01 99.4%
  • Jefferies & Company 02 98.8%
  • Goldman Sachs 17 98.3%
  • Moelis & Company 07 97.7%
  • JPMorgan Chase 05 97.1%

Total Avg Compensation

April 2024 Investment Banking

  • Director/MD (5) $648
  • Vice President (19) $385
  • Associates (86) $261
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (13) $181
  • Intern/Summer Associate (33) $170
  • 2nd Year Analyst (66) $168
  • 1st Year Analyst (205) $159
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (145) $101