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Former B4 auditor turned MM FDD Manager here in the Chicago area looking to break into lower MM/MM IB. Any tips advice or thoughts? Anyone do the same? Thanks in advance.

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I failed CPA like 2 times (FAR and AUD). I am contemplating quitting it to take the CFA level 1. Personally, I have no intention of staying in public accounting. I originally took Master in Accounting because I w… more

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Is anyone offering analyst referrals?

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Hey,

I'm currently a staff auditor looking to switch to finance and ultimately IB and MBA.

I'm considering my options as far as the transition in terms of what to pursue.

For Example:

Should I get my CPA before leaving a… more

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I’m starting my 3 year training contract at EY next month. I really have an interest in moving into the banking/private equity space after my 3 years. Can anyone provide me with advice on what I should be d… more

Is CPA crucial to break into banking?

I am going to work as Audit Associate at KPMG in 2023. I am thinking to stay there for more than a year, then make an attempt into banking. I really hate the CPA e… more

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Does anyone know the best IB firms to apply to that would accept no experience? I audit IB firms every day but no direct IB experience. But really want to transfer into an IB role

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$145k for VP role in Citi in Washington DC area. Good offer ? (7 YOE)

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Anyone here who has relocated to Goldman Sachs in SLC can help me in answering some questions related to their relocation allowance? Thanks,

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Has anyone moved to Macquarie in London in the financial management group?

Would it be better to join a Valuations group or Transaction Services group to be a stronger candidate for IBD?

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Anyone have any recommendations for entering the banking industry from public accounting at the senior level?

Let me know if you want referral for Citi

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Hi everyone, I’ll be going into FDD as a senior, does anyone have any advice for me to break into banking? Much appreciated!

Anyone had luck of recent?

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When did you start job hunting? And did anyone leave prior to qualifying?

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For an eventual exit in banking, which transfer would be better, buy side(due dilligence) or sell side (TAS)?

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Welcome to this bowl. As an auditor who aspires to exit in investment banking, I figured I am not alone. Go crazy, ask your questions and hopefully people who made the switch will answer!

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