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    can i just ask those of you who are currently getting interviews and/or offers can you give a little insight to like what uni/course you study? also like are you in that kind of crowd already? also how strong is your educational background?
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    (Original post by usualsuspects)
    Did someone manage to solve the problem which prevents you from adding the cover letter to Citi and completing your application? Shall I write to support?
    I have written to support and got no helpful response, but probably good if you also try anyway..
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    Does anyone know how important Situational Judgement tests are compared to numerical reasoning and verbal/non-verbal reasoning tests??
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    I can confirm BlackRock had their spring insight programme applications opened for a very short period of time few weeks ago. I think it was only opened for a day (i think it was a technical error) as they asked you before you opened application the following: Are you set to graduate in 2017? So i thought it is a typo since they just opened so i did not apply and wanted to apply the next day and it was closed already.
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    I already applied to BlackRock a few weeks ago, it is already closed. They had also an online video interview..
    This isn't true, they opened it initially for a bit but they will re-open it.

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    (Original post by BGUK19)
    can i just ask those of you who are currently getting interviews and/or offers can you give a little insight to like what uni/course you study? also like are you in that kind of crowd already? also how strong is your educational background?
    I mean, you can already guess for most people.. It'll majority targets/semi-targets, good A-level grades and insight days (or not even any finance exp). Then a small amount of non-target folk.

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    Woah trumps doing well, maybe time to short GBP/USD
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    If you was quick to call, shorting the MXN/USD would've made you some bucks


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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    I mean, you can already guess for most people.. It'll majority targets/semi-targets, good A-level grades and insight days (or not even any finance exp). Then a small amount of non-target folk.

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    I especially believe target school is important.


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    Anyone else passed HSBC tests? How long do they take to get back to you?


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    (Original post by IMZL)
    Anyone else passed HSBC tests? How long do they take to get back to you?


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    I passed it a month ago. They have been writing me an email every 10 or so days to "reassure me that my application is still under review" and to "thank me for my patience".
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    (Original post by usualsuspects)
    I passed it a month ago. They have been writing me an email every 10 or so days to "reassure me that my application is still under review" and to "thank me for my patience".
    I haven't received an email since finishing the second assessment. However, I just logged onto the portal and it says I've passed the second assessment. Not sure about the first one though ah.
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    Anyone still waiting for BAML post interview?
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    (Original post by usualsuspects)
    I passed it a month ago. They have been writing me an email every 10 or so days to "reassure me that my application is still under review" and to "thank me for my patience".
    Ahh that's annoying


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    Ive heard that Barclays video interview is untimed. What does it look like? Im getting confused, planning to apply today.
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    (Original post by riko232)
    Ive heard that Barclays video interview is untimed. What does it look like? Im getting confused, planning to apply today.
    It is timed.


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    Based on the current climate in the UK and around the world, would it be better to work for an Investment Bank (JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley etc) or the Big Four ?

    If Investment banking, which role/division would be best to enter and which one is the best in terms of prestige and job salary ?

    If the Big Four, which role/division would be best to enter which one is the best in terms of prestige and job salary ?

    I know this is a broad question but I am still quite new to this and I will be starting university next year so I'm gathering as much information as possible. I have already researched into the topic but would like to hear any professional opinions about the matter. I am also planning to study in the area of Economics, Business, Maths and Management at university. Thanks.
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    Out of the big 4 which of them have opened spring week? I know that PWC has already opened
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    Citi application is a ****ing mess.

    I get two emails a day asking for me to "add information" that I've already added, yet still no option to add a cover letter.
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    (Original post by Danllo)
    Based on the current climate in the UK and around the world, would it be better to work for an Investment Bank (JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley etc) or the Big Four ?

    If Investment banking, which role/division would be best to enter and which one is the best in terms of prestige and job salary ?

    If the Big Four, which role/division would be best to enter which one is the best in terms of prestige and job salary ?

    I know this is a broad question but I am still quite new to this and I will be starting university next year so I'm gathering as much information as possible. I have already researched into the topic but would like to hear any professional opinions about the matter. I am also planning to study in the area of Economics, Business, Maths and Management at university. Thanks.
    If prestige and pay are what you care about, you shouldn't aim for either. Your goal would be to end up in a hedge fund or in private equity.
 
 
 
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