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+130 Comprehensive Undergraduate Target Schools Tier List 2020 BSCH 372 2h
0 Harrison Street Chicago RE 4 3h
0 Stanford GSB reputation? OFF 20 16h
0 How does a non diversity get into sophomore programs? JOB 10 1d
+1 How much to spend on rent? OFF 8 1d
+3 Lifestyle as an associate at MM/EB (trying to decide if I should lateral or not...hot market) IB 10 1d
0 Family Office Compensation - 2021 AM 9 1d
0 BMO Chicago good/bad? IB 1 1d
+79 Scam Internship List: Be Aware IB 180 1d
+15 IU but no Kelley BSCH 85 1d
+4 How's my college list? BSCH 51 1d
0 How do I overcome my disdain for non target grads? OFF 32 1d
+2 IB and SWE: Recruit for both? IB 8 1d
0 UChicago is only taking applications from students interested in Black literature OFF 103 1d
0 Chance me for colleges please OFF 26 1d
0 PRINCETON OR UCHICAGO (HF/VC UNDERGRAD)??? BSCH 13 1d
+1 As an international who has studied in the UK and the US I am curious to know what the best universities are that have a majority conservative student body BSCH 15 1d
0 Economics Degree vs Undergraduate Business School BSCH 12 2d
+20 What else should I do to get into targets? BSCH 53 1d
+8 Squarepoint Capital Prop Trading Firm Overview HF 52 2d
0 Help me shape my career in investing/hedge fund/asset management - should I go for MFE/MFin/MBA/PhD TR 1 2d
+17 Duke MMS BSCH 90 2d
+13 PERE 100 2021 RE 31 2d
+3 HKU vs UK Target & Semi Target BSCH 52 2d
+3 Big Law to IB? (+PE) JOB 16 2d
+1 RBS vs. IU BSCH 2 2d
+1 Vanderbilt vs. UMich (non-Ross) for PE BSCH 8 2d
+1 Back Office PE vs Front Office Boutique IB IB 4 2d
0 What do I do the summer after my freshman year? CO 5 3d
+3 Cornell Hotel School or Notre Dame finance for undergrad? BSCH 17 3d
0 US Universities for Exchange Year BSCH 14 3d
+3 UC Berkeley CS vs Vanderbilt CS vs UIUC CS + Stats for Trading BSCH 9 3d
+1 America's Most Prestigious Suburbs OFF 65 3d
+1 Top Midwest Colleges BSCH 16 3d
0 ED2 to Stern or UChicago? BSCH 20 3d
+8 Prop Trading (MM) v.s. BB Sales and Trading TR 20 3d
+30 Top Target Status Losing Value BSCH 134 3d
+1 Help me shape my career in investing/hedge fund/asset management - should I go for MFE/MFin/MBA/PhD HF 3 3d
0 Why don't banks target many state schools? BSCH 64 3d
+3 NBA playoff predictions OFF 23 4d
+11 Why is it all about BB/EB on here IB 45 4d
+1 KeyBanc Capital Markets 2022 SA - Tech IB 8 4d
+2 Citi Chicago IB 12 5d
+1 Remote Work RE 25 5d
+12 William Blair SA 2022 IB 315 6d
+1 Can I send a separate application for Chicago and New York? JOB 3 6d
+1 The Gores brothers PE 34 6d
+1 Bain vs. BCG in Chicago CO 4 1w
+3 Top Groups at William Blair and Robert W. Baird in Chicago? IB 15 1w
+2 McCombs or IU Kelley BSCH 12 1w
0 What are some top MM PE Firms IB 5 1w
0 PE VS IB - how much better/worse? PE 4 1w
0 Please help a HS student with a college decision BSCH 11 1w
0 Do I Need More Prestige for a top MBA? BSCH 8 1w
0 Stern vs Other Targets IB 5 1w
0 Guidance/advice needed JOB 1 1w
+1 Citi Chicago Culture IB 1 1w
0 Cold Email Template for Undergraduate Intern (feedback?) JOB 3 1w
0 Which of KeyBanc's offices / groups are good? IB 24 1w
0 Top 5 golf courses you want to play before you die? OFF 12 1w
+1 Kellogg Parttime MBA potential career outcome BSCH 5 1w
+15 Possible Options for a 55 Yr old (Not me, my buddies dad) JOB 24 1w
+1 Current Sales Analyst in a BB, but plans to go to a prop shop as a trader TR 4 1w
+3 BMO Capital Markets, Chicago vs New York IB 17 1w
+5 Places to live in Chicago IB 35 1w
0 SA 2022 US to London - UK nationals JOB 1 2w
0 Walker & Dunlop Investment Sales/Capital Markets RE 1 2w
0 Baird IB Deal Team Locations IB 2 2w
0 ESCP Bachelor in Management (Bsc) Program any good? BSCH 5 2w
0 Info on Shore Capital Partners (Chicago) ? PE 15 2w
+1 I am a freshman in college and am interested in either investment banking or becoming a financial/investment advisor JOB 5 2w
0 LME Warrant premiums TR 2 2w
+1 Mountain Bike Recommendations OFF 3 2w
0 Getting Fired JOB 2 2w
0 William Blair Chicago Best Groups (2021)? IB 1 2w
+5 How do the top students at Wharton and Ivey do it? BSCH 19 2w
0 Best Foot-In-The-Door School for Hedge Funds and VC? Yale, UChicago, Dartmouth? BSCH 29 2w
+2 Yale, UChicago, Brown, or Dartmouth?! Skipping IB straight to HF/VC BSCH 16 2w
0 Columbia versus U Chicago BSCH 14 2w
+4 Whatchall think about Kansas ?? OFF 32 2w
0 MM PE vs Consulting/IB - PLS HELP! PE 2 2w
0 LSE to Wall Street BSCH 3 2w
+1 Salary at William Blair Chicago IB 7 2w
0 Updated MS in Finance thread BSCH 1 3w
+30 Q&A: Senior Banker IB 132 3w
+5 MJ vs Lebron OFF 35 3w
+1 Assault Charge - Will I never get a High Finance job? IB 7 3w
+56 Credit Hedge Fund opportunities HF 35 3w
+1 MM/EB/BB FT after SA at boutique IB 3 3w
+1 Los Angeles Quant HF 4 3w
0 I'm new to the finance world and don't have much of a "mainstream" finance network to work with. Can someone please provide high level career/resume advice? JOB 1 3w
0 College Decision Advice BSCH 6 3w
0 University of Chicago vs HYPW? BSCH 11 3w
+11 Semi-Comprehensive post about UNC recruiting (IB focused). BSCH 49 3w
0 Worth transferring exclusively for prestige if it might hurt internship chances? IB 18 3w
+20 Don't go to IU Kelley* BSCH 84 3w
+2 prospective transfer kid needs advice BSCH 9 3w
+6 University of Chicago Economics Major BSCH 16 3w
0 Goldman Sachs Chicago Office IB 5 3w
0 help with UCLA econ vs Ivey HBA for an international BSCH 1 3w
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