+14 Thoughts on Miami lifestyle? OFF 9 2h
+12 Undergrad Selection BSCH 3 2h
0 Jefferies SA 2025 Charlotte Superday IB 3 3h
+26 Being a nontarget is easy now OFF 16 3h
+128 Ignoring coffee chat requests from target schools - unfair? OFF 73 3h
+6 Leerink Partners FT updates? IB 17 4h
+167 Ultimate UK UNI IB Tier list IB 105 6h
0 SMU Cox or Boston College Carroll? IB 2 9h
+1 Are there any Energy or Renewables Investment Banking Groups in NYC IB 2 10h
+45 Transition to IB in Houston - Lost Graduate IB 28 12h
0 MSF | Is Vanderbilt and similar schools a good step? BSCH 2 13h
+3 HOUSTON EVERCORE IB 5 14h
+9 One of the most prestigious asset management vs boutique private equity (150M USD AUM) firm  PE 1 17h
+9 Boutique ESG PE firm vs prestigious fintech/AM firm for SIP PE 1 22h
+6 Citi Houston 2025 SA interview timeline? IB 7 1d
+13 Real Estate Financial Model RE 8 1d
0 Lazard Houston 2025 IB 3 1d
+32 Florida hedge fund guide HF 24 1d
+16 Macquarie Houston Commodities S&T TR 14 2d
+12 Jeff Dallas IB 4 2d
+4 Thoughts IB 4 2d
+37 Ib in Texas? IB 17 2d
0 Short Term Rentals/AirBNBs in Florida RE 1 2d
0 Does anyone know anything about Fortitude Advisors in Austin, TX? IB 0 2d
+3 Private Credit as an Exit Opp/Future Career CR 3 2d
+16 UH Bauer or UT Economics and try to transfer into McCombs BSCH 8 2d
+4 Notre Dame vs Virginia BSCH 2 2d
+1 College Decision BSCH 3 2d
+10 Evercore Houston SA Interview IB 39 3d
0 Thoughts on Voya Investment Management AM 1 3d
+27 Jefferies CLT and Guggenheim ATL IB 22 3d
+9 What do Co-brokering fees (if any) look like in your market? RE 1 3d
+8 How different is S&T recruiting from IB? TR 7 3d
+11 GS Houston vs Jefferies Houston IB 8 3d
+18 Lower MM IB Boutique -> Corporate Development IB 3 3d
+3 What schools can I get into? BSCH 3 3d
0 Jefferies Houston Superday (SA 2025) IB 1 3d
+70 Q&A: Industrial Developer with National Exposure RE 33 3d
+36 Moelis Houston Exit Opps? IB 28 3d
+6 Tax rate in DCF? Company that operates in multiple US states IB 6 3d
+2 Lateral from C1 D.C. BA internship to MBB D.C. FT? CO 3 4d
+10 Best place to live out in Dallas? OFF 7 4d
+6 Transfer to Lower School BSCH 1 4d
+18 Who’s best corp dev headhunter IB 5 4d
+27 Raleigh, Atlanta, or Nashville? JOB 27 4d
+58 If you could move and work in 1 city in the South, where would it be? OFF 44 5d
+16 Job security in Prop Trading? TR 3 5d
+30 Are Uni of Birmingham/Sheffield/Newcastle any good for getting into IB? IB 30 5d
0 Transferring after signing SA BSCH 1 5d
+228 From Heartbroken Undergrad to Elite Wall Street Warrior – My Story HF 78 6d
+24 Transferring from nontarget finance to T20 economics? IB 9 6d
+17 Business Administration or Economics and Business undergraduate degree? BSCH 32 6d
+9 RE Firms in Atlanta? RE 11 1w
+26 Leerink Partners Culture? IB 6 1w
+47 UT Mccombs Honors vs. UPenn BSCH 15 1w
+11 Houston Summer Recruiting Already Over? IB 25 1w
+17 Is Smu (Cox) worth it IB 6 1w
+17 Wells Fargo Houston IB? IB 9 1w
+5 Davidson Kempner Real Estate RE 13 1w
+10 Energy Trading Career Path TR 1 1w
+5 Houston Recruiting Updates IB 6 1w
+56 Father is planning to transfer valuable second home/investment property to me via trust - which to choose? RE 15 1w
+3 Is Jefferies Houston even recruiting for 2025 SA? IB 6 1w
0 When do most programs open for Houston? TR 2 1w
0 TPH SA 2025 (Houston) IB 3 1w
+12 How to get back on track - advice needed JOB 6 1w
+9 Northmarq Capital? RE 12 1w
+5 Unbelievably Bored in Houston - HELP OFF 8 1w
0 Houston Summer 2024 Housing/Roommate OFF 3 1w
+18 What's the best choice for MSc. Finance for an international student planning to settle long term? BSCH 4 1w
0 A&M Corporate Transformation Services (CTS) - Interview Process ? CO 1 1w
+10 MetLife Real Estate Equity Senior Analyst RE 6 1w
+3 Seeking Advice on Internship Decision JOB 3 1w
+12 Operationally focused growth equity shops? VC 11 1w
+115 Laid Off From Toxic Job PE 40 1w
+5 Houston SA 2025 Megathread IB 10 1w
0 Seeking Advice on Internship Decision JOB 1 1w
0 Seeking Advice on Internship Decision JOB 1 1w
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+2 Investment banking from a non target BSCH 2 1w
+3 Greenhill Process IB 4 1w
0 Jefferies SA 2025 Charlotte IB 1 1w
+147 Is Chicago the Amateur Leagues / Back Office of Life? IB 48 1w
0 Finding a deal to talk about for interviews IB 1 1w
+7 PWP SA 2025 Superday/First round (Houston) IB 7 1w
0 Opportunities in South Florida JOB 2 1w
+4 pwp superday IB 7 1w
+1 Thoughts on Ohio State JOB 3 1w
0 Delete JOB 2 1w
0 Real Estate Firms in South Florida RE 1 1w
0 PE Firms Investing in AI? PE 1 1w
+6 Houston Energy Bank Rankings IB 9 1w
0 Recruiting from Tulane BSCH 2 1w
0 Energy Specific News/Technicals IB 4 1w
+10 Real Estate investment firms (REPES) In Miami FL RE 13 1w
+9 How do I know what career is for me? JOB 1 1w
0 Banks / M&A shops in Austin? IB 1 1w
+18 Hello WSO Community! Seeking Entry Into The MFO Market WM 2 1w
0 Need help deciding between Cornell MPS AEM and Duke MMS BSCH 2 1w

Career Advancement Opportunities

March 2024 Investment Banking

  • Jefferies & Company 02 99.4%
  • Goldman Sachs 19 98.8%
  • Harris Williams & Co. (++) 98.3%
  • Lazard Freres 02 97.7%
  • JPMorgan Chase 04 97.1%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

March 2024 Investment Banking

  • Harris Williams & Co. 18 99.4%
  • JPMorgan Chase 11 98.8%
  • Lazard Freres 05 98.3%
  • Morgan Stanley 07 97.7%
  • William Blair 03 97.1%

Professional Growth Opportunities

March 2024 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Freres 01 99.4%
  • Jefferies & Company 02 98.8%
  • Goldman Sachs 17 98.3%
  • Moelis & Company 06 97.7%
  • Lincoln International 04 97.1%

Total Avg Compensation

March 2024 Investment Banking

  • Director/MD (5) $648
  • Vice President (19) $385
  • Associates (81) $263
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (12) $184
  • Intern/Summer Associate (32) $172
  • 2nd Year Analyst (60) $169
  • 1st Year Analyst (193) $159
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (142) $101