Six months into your new investment banking analyst position and the glamour is starting to fade away. The long hours are starting to take their toll and that small voice in your head starts whispering, “Am I getting paid enough for this?” At first you scoff and think of your starting salary range. But that […]
Hiring a new analyst class may be routine for investment banks, but its importance should not be overlooked. Students that have a track record of academic success are in high demand and will have multiple offers for internships or analyst positions rolling in by the end of the semester. In such a competitive recruiting environment, […]
Work-life balance has always been a point of contention for investment banks. Demanding hours have put the industry in the spotlight and numerous firms are reforming their ways to offer a better balance for their employees. Over the past year, investment banks have been pulling out all the stops in attempts to retain their talent. This […]
Investment banking jobs are more than a nine to five gig, they’re a lifestyle. The hours are long, the stress is high and the competition is fierce. With so much on the line, everything you have can be used as an advantage, including your personality. Certain types of personalities are better suited to high stress […]
That’s a lot of information to cover in your investment banking interview, but don’t get too stressed out. By covering common topics in your preparation, and developing the tactics to respond, you’ll be all ready to go on the big day.