** Official Investment Banking Spring Week 2017 Thread **

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    Are UBS not doing Horizons this year? or will it open later?
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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    RBC isn't open.

    And the go-tos are deal logic, bloomberg pdfs, thomas reuters, factset they all have pdfs/sites with rankings.

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    are all the rest on a rolling basis?
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    (Original post by Yua)
    are all the rest on a rolling basis?
    yeah

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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    yeah

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    was hoping to apply once I start university so I could say I was a member of the finance soc, but I start on the 1st of Oct...
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    (Original post by Yua)
    was hoping to apply once I start university so I could say I was a member of the finance soc, but I start on the 1st of Oct...
    honestly, this year if you send off apps by November you're good

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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    honestly, this year if you send off apps by November you're good

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    Whats different about this year?
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    (Original post by Gladiatorsword)
    Whats different about this year?
    summer analyst processes haven't even fully kicked off, some banks haven't opened yet.. generally just seems slower than last year.

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    (Original post by Gladiatorsword)
    Whats different about this year?
    It has been one hell of a summer, haha


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    Sorry, which banks do spring weeks on a rolling basis and which do it on a non rolling basis?
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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    summer analyst processes haven't even fully kicked off, some banks haven't opened yet.. generally just seems slower than last year.

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    It interesting how they have made the process much later then usual. I know that full time offers for the past few years have been coming out later and later aswell.
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    (Original post by honeysugar)
    Sorry, which banks do spring weeks on a rolling basis and which do it on a non rolling basis?
    bruh

    GS is non-rolling.

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    Random thought - I've just remembered how terrible the UBS interface is. Definitely the worst.
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    Does anyone know when Fidelity opens? Every other programme (even their sixth form Early Insight programme) is open - just not the spring week...
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    (Original post by amylouisetommo)
    Does anyone know when Fidelity opens? Every other programme (even their sixth form Early Insight programme) is open - just not the spring week...
    fidelity has an SW?!?!

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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    fidelity has an SW?!?!

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    Last year it was a women's spring week - this year it is opened up to all, I believe. You're welcome
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    (Original post by amylouisetommo)
    Last year it was a women's spring week - this year it is opened up to all, I believe. You're welcome
    GG. So similar to RBS' 'female spring week' which is also open to everyone lool.

    Thanks for the info though!

    How are you feeling about this round of applications?

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    (Original post by amylouisetommo)
    Last year it was a women's spring week - this year it is opened up to all, I believe. You're welcome
    Perhaps this year should be men's only, to keep things equal
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    (Original post by anonwinner)
    Perhaps this year should be men's only, to keep things equal
    As a female, I'm only applying because it's open to everyone... I'm not particularly loving the whole 'positive discrimination' thing either!

    (Original post by Princepieman)
    GG. So similar to RBS' 'female spring week' which is also open to everyone lool.

    Thanks for the info though!

    How are you feeling about this round of applications?

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    idk what RBS are doing this year, the new progression route was explained when I was there in summer 2015, but it seems to have all changed again!

    I'm not feeling too bad about this year's cycle, I've already got a few apps submitted - hopefully I've put enough work in over the last year to make them good ones, and (doubly) hopefully managed to keep my maths skills passable How about you?
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    Hi team

    Just thought I would introduce myself to this thread as I have been stalking it over the last couple of weeks. I am probably going into Uni from a slightly different perspective as I have spent a couple years working in finance after finishing college to get some experience, but now I am joining everyone in their first year in applying for Spring Weeks.

    I have to say, I am absolutely scared of the numerical tests, I have a couple of applications that I am ready to submit but I am just scared of submitting them as I expect a numerical test request near enough instantly. So I thought I would try and get some practice in before I think I am ready to submit. But now I am hearing some firms are not submitting numerical tests?

    Anyway, good luck to everyone.

    P.S - I made some calls and found out Barclays is opening in November and Citi in the next couple of weeks.
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    (Original post by BusMan21)
    Hi team

    Just thought I would introduce myself to this thread as I have been stalking it over the last couple of weeks. I am probably going into Uni from a slightly different perspective as I have spent a couple years working in finance after finishing college to get some experience, but now I am joining everyone in their first year in applying for Spring Weeks.

    I have to say, I am absolutely scared of the numerical tests, I have a couple of applications that I am ready to submit but I am just scared of submitting them as I expect a numerical test request near enough instantly. So I thought I would try and get some practice in before I think I am ready to submit. But now I am hearing some firms are not submitting numerical tests?

    Anyway, good luck to everyone.

    P.S - I made some calls and found out Barclays is opening in November and Citi in the next couple of weeks.
    Welcome to the thread pal.
    You weren't part of a big4 school leaver programme were you?

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