** Official Investment Banking Spring Week 2017 Thread **

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    (Original post by bobb99998)
    how would you discuss responsibilities if you networked and gave presentations?
    You don't need to, simply listing all of them would be sufficient. If, however, you only have 1/2 and very few other 'real' experience then expanding on what the day itself involved would be a good idea
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    Crossing my fingers that end October will not be too late. Exams next week and just finished Networking...


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    (Original post by RWiz)
    Crossing my fingers that end October will not be too late. Exams next week and just finished Networking...


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    Exams?!?!
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    (Original post by Gladiatorsword)
    Exams?!?!
    I'm foreign and in a program that has block structure


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    Does Royal Bank of Scotland have Spring Week? I know they used to offer them, cannot find them this year. If so, does anyone know when it opens? Cheers
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    (Original post by fadsa)
    Does Royal Bank of Scotland have Spring Week? I know they used to offer them, cannot find them this year. If so, does anyone know when it opens? Cheers
    Yes, it's called the female spring week but is open to all supposedly. Not much point applying to rbs tho since they aren't recruiting for their ib arm anymore

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    When they ask for your UCAS points do they want your top 3 grades? I did general studies but I don't think if I can add it in as a fourth A-Level. I also did EPQ does that count?

    Also, I am currently on a 3 year course and I am hoping to do masters elsewhere and since I have 3 years down for university, is there usually an opportunity to list it elsewhere on an application form?
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    Also, would it be too late to submit applications in mid-Nov, I know the sooner the better but I have not started practicing for SJT, logical, verbal ect so I am worried I will send it off then be asked to do these tests instantly and I won't do as well as if I had more time to practice.
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    (Original post by seismic cat)
    When they ask for your UCAS points do they want your top 3 grades? I did general studies but I don't think if I can add it in as a fourth A-Level. I also did EPQ does that count?

    Also, I am currently on a 3 year course and I am hoping to do masters elsewhere and since I have 3 years down for university, is there usually an opportunity to list it elsewhere on an application form?
    Don't bother writing about the EPQ unless you did really well in it. Even then, the probably won't care. I would mention general studies alongside your other A Levels.
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    I meant if they wanted EPQ in terms of UCAS points
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    (Original post by Jker)
    Have you heard back?!!
    ICAP interview done
    MS status changed to under review
    UBS changed as well from Interview/Assessment in Progress to under review
    DB has sent two e-mails saying reviewing my application
    Rothschild and JPM under review tho status is still Test Complete/App Received



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    (Original post by seismic cat)
    Also, would it be too late to submit applications in mid-Nov, I know the sooner the better but I have not started practicing for SJT, logical, verbal ect so I am worried I will send it off then be asked to do these tests instantly and I won't do as well as if I had more time to practice.
    Test sent off automatically for CS, Nomura, BAML Rothschild, MS like immediately
    DB,UBS are like not immediately but in 24hrs in my case
    HSBC can't remember but may have a pre-screening
    Citi will pre-screen I believe



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    (Original post by seismic cat)
    When they ask for your UCAS points do they want your top 3 grades? I did general studies but I don't think if I can add it in as a fourth A-Level. I also did EPQ does that count?

    Also, I am currently on a 3 year course and I am hoping to do masters elsewhere and since I have 3 years down for university, is there usually an opportunity to list it elsewhere on an application form?
    If your Top3 grades are good enough I doubt you need to put down EPQ. Probably put down in the section where some banks ask for special circumstances that wish to be taken into account?[ not sure ask Prince maybe to confirm🌚]


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    (Original post by seismic cat)
    When they ask for your UCAS points do they want your top 3 grades? I did general studies but I don't think if I can add it in as a fourth A-Level. I also did EPQ does that count?

    Also, I am currently on a 3 year course and I am hoping to do masters elsewhere and since I have 3 years down for university, is there usually an opportunity to list it elsewhere on an application form?
    Yeah top 3, or if the drop down menu goes >420 (i.e. JPM) then include dropped AS + extra A levels.

    No point listing it if you intend on applying this year to spring weeks.

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    (Original post by seismic cat)
    I meant if they wanted EPQ in terms of UCAS points
    They won't include it into the main requirement of 300-340 depending on firm

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    Has anyone got a link to the ICAP spring week please? Thanks
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    (Original post by economicss)
    Has anyone got a link to the ICAP spring week please? Thanks
    https://icap.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/m...mme-2017/en-GB
    There we go chap🌚


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    (Original post by Princepieman)

    No point listing it if you intend on applying this year to spring weeks.

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    How come? Do ucas points not matter as much for soring weeks?
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    (Original post by seismic cat)
    How come? Do ucas points not matter as much for soring weeks?
    There were two questions, one about UCAS points and one about stating an intent to do a master's.

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