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The 21 Best Stocks to Buy for 2017—Before Trump Becomes President

Almost nothing went the way it was supposed to in 2016. And yet, though many investors were wrong about the U.K.’s Brexit vote and the American …

Stock Markets
Wall Street

A former Goldman Sachs intern reveals 5 tips for surviving your first stint on Wall Street

Over the coming weeks, thousands of aspiring young bankers and traders will flock to New York City and other financial hubs to get a taste of life on the Street.<p>Of course, these internships can be intimidating. You've heard the horror stories about the 100-hour workweeks. The grunt work. The tight …

Wall Street

People think Goldman Sachs broke one of the most important rules in finance

On Wednesday morning, a note was released by Goldman Sachs analyst Patrick Archambault upgrading Tesla's stock to a buy with a price target of $250 a share.<p>Just a few hours later, news broke that Tesla was offering a sale of roughly $2 billion worth of stock, and one of the two main banks assisting …

Markets
Mergers & Acquisitions

Investment banks have woken up to the crunch, and not before time

Visitors to the London HQ of giant Japanese bank Nomura can walk along the north bank of the Thames past the huge Nomura banner, into the Nomura-labelled reception, hop in a lift – and then emerge in the office of Vocalink, a payments group.<p>That is because Nomura has been shedding staff hand over …

Investing

6 reasons why investment banking is the best place to start any career

Starting a career in banking pushes you to your limits while building an essential set of skills, both technical and interpersonal. You'll be at the top of your game throughout your career, wherever you end up.

Wall Street

The $2 Billion Market for Passports

How wealthy people are buying passports from other countries.<p><i>This article orignally appeared on fortune.com.</i><p>As migration and inequality continue to …

Immigration
Canadian Real Estate

Here's Why Wall Street's Bad Quarter Is Really Bad News

It’s going to be a rocky earnings season for Wall Street. With the quarter about to come to a close, the big banks are looking at their worst quarter …

Markets

Why bank traders fail when they move to hedge funds. And what they can do about it

You'll miss it when it's gone<p>The move from being a trader in a bank to a portfolio manager in a hedge fund is one that’s been taken by many, and has …

Investing

Execs from Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and other top Wall Street firms share their best career advice

You're up against thousands of other people during the application process, competing for a small number of roles.<p>And if you land a Wall Street internship or a full-time role, you'll have to learn how to navigate complex products, markets and organizations in double-quick time.<p>Business Insider …

Employment

Wall Street is figuring something out about its clients ― but it should've known this years ago

There is a bit of a mystery on Wall Street, and it goes like this.<p>A Wall Street bank, lets call it New York Investment Bank, has a hedge fund client.<p>NYIB's analysts send research to that client. Its salesforce calls the fund's portfolio manager constantly.<p>The fund borrows money from the bank at …

Wall Street

How much bankers earn in their 20s: pay for analysts, associates, VPs

Seven figures in 10 years<p>If you start a career in the investment banking division (IBD) of a bank and progress up the ranks slowly but surely, how …

The perfect resume for investment banking professionals to land a job on Wall Street

It's hard to keep hiring managers' attention after they've been reading resumes all day long.<p>Getting a job at an investment bank in the U.S. is …

What are your weaknesses? How investment bankers should NOT answer this interview question

Investment banking job interviews involve plenty of technical and competency based questions, but you’ll inevitably face the generic HR-style …