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+97"Modelling" has to be the biggest misnomer in this industry.

Leonardo-Cope

I remember back when I was still a student, being intimidated by the idea of having to form "models" - despite my undergrad being in physics. It turns out in finance, "modelling" just means dividing one excel cell by another, saying "yeah sure, that growth will...

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+61Changing Jobs - Hold ON!

Disjoint

I have been on this website for more than ten years and thought I would dish out a bit of advice. ####A bit of background: I worked up to director level in trading, before going to get an <abbr title="Masters in Business Administration">MBA</abbr> and changing industry...

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+42AMA: Investment Banking Associate

monkeyking722

***4/9 UPDATE: This is taking a little more time than I expected, and while I do appreciate and welcome all the questions, I will be a little less active on this starting tomorrow. Will still try to get to all questions though. Feel free to ask, comment and discuss though. Thanks all....

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0Hedge Funds Post-Banking

romulusmars

After two years as an i-banking analyst, what do hedge fund recruiters look for on a resume? Considering one has only started in finance, there probably aren't many deals on the resume. Of course they look for <span class='keyword_link'><a...

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0Investment Analyst vs Research Analyst

nycworkinggal

I've noticed that in Asset Managers that they are some individuals with the title of "Investment Analyst" and some with the title of "Research Analyst." What is the difference? (I am assuming the Investment Analyst works more closely with the PM in managing the...

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0Investments or Research

katie3000

My friend got 2 offers, both in Wealth Management. One offer is to work in Investments with a Financial Advisor (<span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://tinyurl.com/432ywy8" target="_blank">Portfolio Management...

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0Also concerned about barcap along with citi

Cornelius

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122722705655746143.html?mod=googlenews_wsj <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/barclays-capital">Barclays</a></span> PLC Chief Executive John Varley has 72 hours to close one of the toughest deals he has ever...

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0Geithner Selected As New Treasury Secretary

daltronator

CNBC is reporting <abbr title="New York">NY</abbr> Fed Reserve President Timothy Geithner has been selected by President Elect Barack Obama as the next Treasury Secretary. http://www.cnbc.com/id/27844707 Seems like a lot of people are in favor of this given...

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0Goldman-CitiGroup???

Eddie Braverman

Hard times make for strange bedfellows. It isn't gospel yet, but you heard it here first... http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/djhighlights/200811211353DOWJONESDJONLINE000748.htm

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0Food for thought for those (MANY) people who didn't land their dream job

OpsDude

Many people who were <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-the-bulge-bracket-BB">aiming for <abbr title="bulge bracket">BB</abbr></a></span> i-banking, <span class='keyword_link'><a...

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0Opinons needed...

pfinance08

How is Arizona State University's <abbr title="Masters in Business Administration">MBA</abbr> (W.P. Carey) program regarded?

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0Black Bankers

MoneyKingdom

Although I have not been in banking that long (4 months), I have yet to see a black banker. I have seen two <abbr title="Sales and Trading">S&T</abbr> guys, but no bankers. Is it a lack of brain power or a lack of opportunity

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0How did we get into this mess? (Cato)

cdw38

http://www.cato.org/pub_display.php?pub_id=9788 "The housing bubble and its aftermath arose from market distortions created by the Federal Reserve, government backing of Fannie Mae and <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/freddie-mac"...

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0Drop a little knowledge on me

pussy_hands

I am a sophomore at a semi target, 3.5+ gpa, did last <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-private-wealth-management-PWM">summer in <abbr title="private wealth management">PWM</abbr></a></span>, the...

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+1Proposed new Bailout Plan

pillz

Somali Pirates in Discussions to Acquire <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/citigroup">Citigroup</a></span> 2008-11-20 14:23:00.260 GMT By Andreas Hippin November 20 (Bloomberg) -- The Somali pirates, renegade Somalis known for...

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0Help,

Soy

<abbr title="Wall Street Oasis">WSO</abbr> suffers from a lack of hedge fund traders/structurers/researchers. Does anybody have any suggestions on how to increase membership on this front? Hedge Funhouse has traditionally been the most inactive of the forums. I've...

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0Michael Lewis On The Colbert Report

daltronator

<span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://tinyurl.com/3bw7vla" target="_blank">Michael Lewis</a></span>, author of "Liar's Poker", the big 'End of Wall Street' recent hit piece in Portfolio Magazine, and now his new...

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0Goldman's First Year I-Bankers Moved To Back Office

daltronator

Oh, major burn here for first year Goldman people. <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/goldman-sachs">Last week <abbr title="Goldman Sachs">GS</abbr></a></span> let go 3,000 employees, but now it's 'say hello to...

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0Miami BASED Consulting Firms?

JasonInFlorida

Hello there. I am wondering if there are any larger Miami based Consulting firms, as I cannot seem to find this information. I will be attending the University of Florida, and as they won't have a significant reputation outside of Florida, they do have quite an impact I've heard...

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0The beginning to the end of Goldman Sachs?

LBJ

<span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/goldman-sachs" target="_blank">Goldman Sachs</a></span> considered the shining star of investment banks is faltering bad. -Forgoes bonuses for top executives -Analyst are predicting first...

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0Hedging offers

lionheart

So say that I get an offer from company A and accept. Later on I interview with company B and they give me an offer. I like company B better than company A, but do not renege on company A until the last minute because of fears that company B may go down amidst this shitty market. Is this...

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0Question for the smart analysts out there

Newbie_banker

Hello my friends, I need your help on one question: Enterprise value as you know is, basically, equity + net debt. In calculating net debt, do I have to subtract short term investments from total debt? I know that I definitely have to subtract "cash and equivalents" but some...

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0Start up subsidy

MandA_Junkie

Hey, I'm looking into this job, and they say under compensation start up subsidy (3 years). What does that mean?

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0What next?

jackofalltrades

Patrick and others, What are some tips you have for the newbies in the restructuring space in terms of getting the most out of our analyst experience? In the traditional healthy <abbr title="mergers and acquisitions">M&A</abbr> to <abbr title="private...

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0Below 8,000... Now What?

daltronator

So the Dow dropped below 8,000 today for the first time since early 2003, where do we go from here? This mysterious 8,000 number has been fixated on by pundits and economists ever since the financial world started to fall apart. Is there another number you guys are hawkishly eyeing? Is it...

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0Future Outlook: Advice for a Junior Weighing Entrepreneurship

Kikuichimonji

I'm currently a first semester Junior, getting ready for the recruiting process for summer internships. I'd been following <abbr title="Wall Street Oasis">WSO</abbr> and WSJ for well over a year to prepare for the investment banks and other related jobs, but the...

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0Citi trading below $7. Insolvency/bankruptcy in the future?

IBchimp

What do you guys think?

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0Odds of JP Morgan failing/getting bought out

lionheart

So, I think that I am going with the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/jpmorgan-chase"><abbr title="JP Morgan">JP</abbr> Morgan</a></span> offer. However today, it's stock went down 11.42%. This market is...

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0Jobless man hits the streets in a new suit and a sandwich board.

affluenza

Keep your eye out for Paul Nawrocki. The 59 year old has been out of work for 9 months and he's taken to marching the streets of New York, donning a <a href="http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/27793216/">sandwich board</a> that announces his status of "almost...

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0anyone else encountered this issue??

darthorough

So I had the opportunity to interview for a position for one of the leading government contractors, seeing that in this environment you have to diversify your job search to land something. I thought the interview went great, as I and the hiring manager talked in detail about my experience, what...

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0Where to go from here? Career Help

mrguky

I graduated in May, and have been looking for a job since. I've been on scores of interviews, and have spent my time doing a combination of applying for jobs, studying for <abbr title="Chartered Financial Analyst">CFA</abbr>, interviewing, and making contacts. So far,...

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0Escape From New York

Eddie Braverman

You gotta love New York. Just when you think it can't get any worse...<strong>BOOM</strong>...now you can't get to work on time. Get a load of this: http://www.nydailynews.com/ny_local/2008/11/18/2008-11-18_mtas_planned_cuts_include_everything_fro-2.html As if...

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0I-Banking Alive And Well: Just One Sector

daltronator

<p>Seems like it's not all bad news. Although you might have thought i-banking was totally effed recently, you might want to check out this Clusterstock <a href="http://clusterstock.alleyinsider.com/2008/11/great-news-investment-banking-lives-">find</a> in the...

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0BlackRock Offer and Layoffs

horowitz00

I have a full-time Analyst offer from <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/blackrock" target="_blank">BlackRock</a></span>, but now I'm worried since they just announced job cuts. Do you think I should be concerned about this? I...

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0How To Sue For Your Job/Bonus

daltronator

Sure, Wall Street is getting a bad rap right now. AIG is cowering in fear that any modicum of spending will be perceived as another opulent bailout-wasting extravaganza. But just cuz those suckers are under the gun doesn't mean you guys should throw in the towel on your potential firings or...

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0Trader Shoots himself on Exchange Floor

trade4size

http://money.aol.com/news/articles/_a/bbdp/trader-shoots-himself-on-exchange-floor/252567?icid=200100397x1213759365x1200860708

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0More Job Cuts - This time BlackRock swings the axe

affluenza

An internal memo was distributed to <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/blackrock" target="_blank">BlackRock employees yesterday</a></span> announcing <a...

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0Get Ready For 'Maluses'

daltronator

The Times (UK) has an <a href="http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/banking_and_finance/article5176083.ece">interesting story</a> on how <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/ubs-ag">UBS might...

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0Quiet Sign of Things To Come

Eddie Braverman

Here is something you can use to connect the dots to where the economy might be heading long term. It seems the world's governments can't keep up with the demand for gold coins. As the price of gold comes under pressure with the rest of the <span...

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0Background Check questions

lionheart

If I wrote double major finance and accounting on my resume when I interviewed, and later dropped finance after receiving the offer, would this look bad or would a company not care? Also, when they call my previous employers, do they just confirm the time periods when I worked or do they ask...

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0Different Job Opportunity, what do you guys think

furiousgeorge86

Hey guys. I'm very lucky to say that I've been offered a job in this market. It isn't specifically with an investment bank, which is what I was originally looking for, but it is similar, and having any kind of offer at this point is good. The position is with a major...

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0GE as an outlier

Chaoqun.Chow

Following the exceptional performance of GE in stock market, I recommend this article, and the wonderful book. “The 10,000-hours rule says that if you look at any kind of cognitively complex field, from playing chess to being a neurosurgeon, we see this incredibly consistent pattern that...

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0Modeling debt

vikram_eda

Friends, Which sources do you use to learn spreadsheet modeling of debt (senior, sub, revolver, LoC, Mezz etc) ? And then computation of ratios - Fixed charge coverage, Debt-to-Total Capital, Interest Coverage etc and if the borrower is going to trip a covenant or not ? Vix

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0Penn State Finance Group

ejb5048

The Analyst Exchange, a financial modeling training company, and WallStreetOasis.com, an online community of finance professionals, have teamed up to offer you discounted one on one training and/or discounted training on campus at Penn State. Knowing how difficult the economy is and that our...

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0Prospective Hedge Fund Investment

dayman

Hypothetical - I am an asset manager specializing in hedge fund of funds investing and I am looking at prospective hedge fund investments. What am I looking for in a hedge fund and why?

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0AIG pays out - who's footing the bill?

affluenza

In an attempt to keep people from jumping ship, AIG is planning on paying out deferred compensation programs to some 5600 upper-level employees early. While I'm sure that's all fine and great for those receiving the payouts, is this really the time to start tossing money around? ...

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0Last Day of I-Banking

F9 - Update

For those of us still lucky enough to have our jobs, I offer one piece of advice and pose one question to the community. My advice is, “Work every day like it is your last,” and my question is, “What does that mean to you?” Sounds corny, but it's really been on my mind today. I...

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0Non-Bailout Banks To Suffer?

daltronator

<p>A strange phenomenon has been occurring centering around the clamor for banks applying to be included in the most recent <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/guide/the-guide-to-understanding-tarp">TARP</a></span> bailout. At first banks were...

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0too late to apply for Big4?

jason

Went to a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/guide/investment-banking-interview-prep-questions">few <abbr title="bulge bracket">BB</abbr> <abbr title="investment banking division">IBD</abbr>...

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0Kogod Finance Group

kogodman

The Kogod Finance Group (KFG) is a leading student-run university organization dedicated to providing the means for American University students to achieve their finance career goals. KFG has three objectives: financial education, career development and philanthropy. The Group manages a fund...

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0Cuban Defends Himself On His Blog

daltronator

<p>The Mark Cuban fallout has begun. The cool part about being a public figure/NBA owner being charged with <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">insider trading</a></span>? You can defend yourself via blog...

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0Will the lows hold?

WxOnWallStreet

Anyone think we hold the October/last week's lows or do we break through and head significantly lower over the next few weeks?

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0Guttenberg: Chinese Wall More Like A Chain-Link Fence

Eddie Braverman

Alright, this happened during my move overseas, so my apologies for it being a couple weeks ex post facto. It was just too delicious to ignore. In a case of what may be the worst timing in history, Mitchel Guttenberg was sentenced to 6 1/2 years in the federal pen for insider <span...

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0Value of boutique bank experience?

peerluck

So i came to college thinking I would go into accounting without really knowing much about the ibanking field and now I am trying to jump ship into banking( I know I have horrible timing). I'm currently a junior majoring in economics and accounting at a non target. I'm have been...

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0Stifel Final Round IBD

lkb8am19

Has anyone who went to final rounds heard back yet?

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0The 22 Best Hank Paulson Photos

daltronator

<p>It's late on a Friday and everyone is just ready to bounce. Wind down from this insane week by checking out the <a href="http://www.wallstreetfighter.com/2008/11/our-22-favorite-hank-paulson-pictures.html">22 Most Epic Hank Paulson pictures</a> of all time. Or...

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0No Bonus for Goldman Executives

Gini

Just read this on WSJ. Top <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/goldman-sachs" target="_blank">Goldman Sachs</a></span> Executives Will Not Receive Bonuses for 2008 By SUSANNE CRAIGArticle The seven top executives at Wall...

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+1Best route to CFO

lionheart

If my ultimate goal is to become CFO, which is better? Going the traditional Big 4 audit route, getting a <abbr title="Certified Public Accountant">CPA</abbr>, and then lateral to the finance division of another company or taking part in a rotational finance program (such...

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0Why don't they make an exotic product prop shop?

Soy

I know this question is really dumb, but I'm curious. Why don't they <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">have proprietary trading</a></span> firms to trade exotic products? By structured products, I mean...

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0Reneging a company in another industry

lionheart

Would there be any long-term negative consequences of reneging an offer if the company is in another industry? For example, if I were to get an <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/kpmg">offer from KPMG</a></span> in July, signed, and later...

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0Help please regarding final round interviews

gomi

Hi there, Last Friday I conducted a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/tag/superday">superday</a></span> with an investment management firm, which thereafter I was one of three to be invited to a lunch with one of the MDs. This MD told me during...

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0How hard is it to get into S&T for a top BB, or Jane St. Cap from a state school?

SmallTalk101

Also, how much do traders generally make? What can an average trader expect to make versus an "above-average" trader? What do I need to do in order to get a sales and <span class='keyword_link'><a...

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0Finance Development Program Advice

montack

Hi all, long-time lurker first-time poster. As some background info about myself, I have an excellent GPA and decent EC's from a top target, and interned at a top <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-the-bulge-bracket-BB"><abbr...

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0Sales and Trading Bonuses

FnLxpress

I just accepted a job offer from a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-the-bulge-bracket-BB"><abbr title="bulge bracket">BB</abbr> for Sales</a></span> and Trading. I was wondering what the most...

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0How Tight-Lipped Do They Want Us To Be?

daltronator

<p>Yesterday, Gary Lynch, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/morgan-stanley">Morgan Stanley</a></span>'s Chief Legal Officer, sent a sternly worded letter to the MS staff warning them not to ever again leak confidential information...

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0TIDBITS TO BRIGHTEN YOUR DAY!

harmonleon

Here’re a few tidbits to brighten your day and put a little lift in your walk as we make our way towards the sunny weekend: -The Labor Department reported that the new-crew of fresh laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits has soared last week to the likes not seen since right after...

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+1Obama: Taxes are about fairness

Brady4MVP

I was planning on voting for Obama earlier this year because i'm not a big fan of McCain. But recently, Obama's views on taxes and government programs, has scared the living crap out of me. In Ohio yesterday, Obama told a plumber that we need to start "spreading the wealth...

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0What is wrong with CITI?

nickleeson

What is <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/citigroup">wrong with citigroup</a></span>?

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0How does office ranking work?

PenInHand

Hey everyone. I'm going to be applying for a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/guide/wso-internship-guide">summer internship at</a></span> an <span class='keyword_link'><a...

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0Best Master's to Get to Weather the Storm

tester123

I interned in banking last summer and am graduating this year. I wasn't able to secure a full-time offer and instead of taking a job I don't want, I'm thinking of doing a 1 yr master's program. I'm on good terms with my summer firm and can possibly talk to them about...

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0Centerview Partners/Gleacher/Cowen/Piper Jaffray

tdot

Anyone know the email conventions for any of these firms? Thanks in advance.

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0CIT Group seeks to become a BHC

Cornelius

http://dealbook.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/11/13/cit-group-seeks-to-become-bank-holding-company/ ..any bets on whose next? I wonder if the sopranos are going to get in on this too.

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0Wall St Giants

two.N.twenty

http://search.cnbc.com//main.do?target=video&page=1&pagesize=10&startpage=1&maxpages=10&keywords=hedge+fund+Q%26A&sort=date&minimumrelevance=0.2&pubtime=0&pubfreq=h For anyone who wasn't watching CNBC this morning, the House Oversight Committee...

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0Who Is The Worst Economist?

daltronator

I love that Clusterstock is <a href="http://www.clusterstock.com/2008/11/who-are-the-worst-economists-we-re-starting-a-list-">doing this thing</a>. Isn't it about time some of these economists who were horribly wrong got called out for it? The title...

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0HIDE YOUR STATUS!

harmonleon

Remember back in the day when it was fun to flamboyantly flaunt your status by waving around a Gucci wallet and/or Rolex watch? It was an unspoken way to tell the world that you were a Wall Street hotshot. Now with the economic downturn, the<a...

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0How's Finance & Math as degrees to get into S&T or IB?

SmallTalk101

From a state university, not an ivy

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0Request for an article

SL802404

Does anyone know of a good article that explains in some degree of detail the financial events that have occured over the last year such as subprime, interest rates, bailout plan, freddie + fannie, etc.?

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0Possibility of getting an Internship

James_ Peters

I know since I am just a freshman it is very unlikely that I can obtain a good internship after my fresman year. I am just wondering if I get an internship with what kind of company would I expect to get one with? Also, If you had an internship after your freshman year in college... What company...

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0B-School while working?

j-rad

I am graduating in December from undergrad, non-target, with an offer from a fortune top 50 company in their 2-year leadership development program (think GE's FMP). The company pays 100% of tuition/books/etc.. up front, so it is something I want to take advantage of. I am not positive...

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0The Investment Banking Bonus Matrix

daltronator

<p>For good reason everyone on the Street is <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://tinyurl.com/3bw7vla" target="_blank">talking about Michael Lewis</a></span>' big Wall Street expos&eacute;, <a...

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0More bad news for Morgan Stanley Employees

affluenza

<span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/morgan-stanley">Morgan Stanley</a></span> announced yesterday that they are planning another round of <a...

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0A plan to save the world -- part two, or is it three?

WallStreetOasis.com

When Paulson came out today and stated that his earlier plan to save the western world was not working, he offered up a plan "C" (or is it "D") to relieve pressure on consumer credit, scrapping his earlier effort to buy the value mortgage assets. No matter what happens or...

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0Bonus Mayhem

Eddie Braverman

Hey guys. My internet isn't set up yet here in Paris, so I'm pirating a very spotty signal from one of my neighbors, so I have to be brief. Just thought you'd like to see this if you haven't already: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/11/12/earlyshow/main4595179.shtml

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0Quick question: Meeting with MD

jman

Guys, Am meeting with an MD at his office...obviously will be wearing business attire, but should I bring a padfolio? It's not an interview by any means, more like an informational, but there is a chance he may introduce me to some people in the office and I don't want to look like...

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0Goldman Sachs "Banking on your Future" 12/1 Event

john1986

Hello, Anyone apply to the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/goldman-sachs"><abbr title="Goldman Sachs">GS</abbr> event</a></span> on 12/1 "Banking on your Future" in NYC? It's an all day Diversity...

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0Site Down - Apologies

WallStreetOasis.com

Hey everyone, apologies, but our database got corrupted when we were upgrading some software... So aftr 3 hours trying to figure it out we decided to revert back to yesterdays backup so unfortunately we lost the posts from today. -Patrick

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0University of Texas at Austin

x__gracekim

The Analyst Exchange, a financial modeling training company, and WallStreetOasis.com, an online community of finance professionals have teamed up to offer you discounted one-on-one training on campus in: -consolidated financial modeling -merger and acquisition modeling -leveraged buyout...

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+1PE pros: would love to hear some thoughts

raider4ever

Guys, Obviously current market conditions have made it such that very few funds are hiring and very few deals are getting done. For someone who doesn't work on live deals (at <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/guide/consulting-case-interviews"><abbr...

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0quant or prop trading?

Soy

I read <a href="http://http://www.advancedtrading.com/quant-center/">this article</a> on how much demand there is for quantitative analysts, and I'm wondering, is the extra student debt worth all the "hype"? I'm thinking of applying to Bendheim for...

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0The End of Wall Street by Michael Lewis

onebuck

I read this <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://tinyurl.com/3bw7vla" target="_blank">article by Michael Lewis</a></span> in Portfolio and it's a very well written piece about the ignorance of Wall Street for some time combined...

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0Oh My God! A Clear Sign of the Apocalypse!

harmonleon

Oh my god! Is this a clear sign of the apocalypse? As the market downturn continues, Ivy League schools spew away endowment money from all orifices, and graduating seniors are faced with a gloomy job market, short-term career focuses have greatly changed. In a different era those vying for...

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0CNBC's Prostitution Special?

daltronator

<p>Will anyone be watching CNBC's much-publicized and super-advertised <a href="http://www.cnbc.com/id/26869953">special tonight at 11pm</a>? It's about the business of high-end prostitution and I swear, if I see one more ad for it I might just kill someone....

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0Anyone notices these ads?

Cornelius

The ones for online masters and undergraduate degrees? ..that ad is really targeting the correct market by advertising on here. thought it was funny.

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0You Might be getting canned.

affluenza

There’s no question that everyone on Wall Street and elsewhere is feeling nervous about the future of their careers with the economy in the nosedive that it’s been in over the past few months. Now apparently companies are coming up with new, creative terms to use instead of “layoffs”, I...

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0Goldman Axes Notable Analysts

daltronator

<p>Things aren't very pleasant for anyone these days. Even financial golden boy, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/goldman-sachs" target="_blank">Goldman Sachs</a></span>, announced some significant firings yesterday. In...

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0Silicon Valley?

Tacet2

What are some of the i-banks in Silicon Valley and how are they ranked? Also, if I'm currently in school in socal does that mean I will be stuck in LA? In other words, how is location determined when applying for a SA? Can one choose the location they would like to work?

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0Invite to Gilt - designer clothes at good prices

bullmetaljacket

If anyone wants an invite to Gilt, a company that sells designer clothing at discounts (usually over 50% off), just post your email address. I'll send you an invite.

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0The Restructuring Group

WallStreetOasis.com

I created The Restructuring Group because I worked in Rothschild's restructuring group from 2002-2004 and figured we could all network and talk about the business which is probably booming right about now. Join if you work at an investment bank in the restructuring group or are interested...

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0American Express Converts to Bank

Hephaestus

<span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/american-express" target="_blank">American Express has won</a></span> the Fed's approval to convert into a commercial bank. America's largest credit card company will be allowed to waive...

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0FIG Focused Fund

dabears13

Curious what everyone's opinions are of the top <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-financial-institutions-group-FIG"><abbr title="financial institutions group">FIG</abbr></a></span> focused...

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0Focus on raising GPA in summer school?

saidso

I attend a top target (H/W/P) however I have a low GPA that I have been trying to raise. I spent last summer taking classes and I am considering taking two more classes this summer in order to have a decent GPA for <abbr title="full time">FT</abbr> recruitment (~3.15-3.2)....

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0Top 20 healthcare-focused private equity funds?

numi

Hi all -- I have a time sensitive project here and was wondering if any of you guys could help me out. I am looking to identify the top 20 healthcare-focused private equity funds based on a variety of metrics, including fund size, returns, number of deals done, and so forth. However, I am having...

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0National Organization for Business and Engineering - Illinois Chapter

bkadaki2

NOBE Illinois is the University of Illinois Chapter of the National Organization for Business and Engineering (NOBE), a national society uniting business, management, and engineering organizations from universities coast to coast. NOBE strives to produce and refine leadership internally and...

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