May 11, 2016

Women in investment banking on Wall Street getting a raw deal

What is it about Wall Street that turns well-educated men into a$$holes? It’s no secret that the world of high finance is one of the most […]
September 5, 2014

How to become an investment banker

If you are wondering how to become an investment banker in India or abroad, your friends probably told you that it helps to get an MBA […]
March 10, 2013

McKinsey Strategy Consulting to an Investment Banking career

Which of these statements would you love to hear yourself say? 1. “I’m a strategy consultant with McKinsey” 2. “I’m an investment banker in Morgan Stanley” […]
November 23, 2011

Are MBA jobs in consulting and investment banking coming back?

From the results of a recent survey published by Poets & Quants, seems like the answer is yes. The P&Q article has a detailed listing of […]
August 10, 2011

Investment Banking 101: The Indian Investment Banking Market: Part II (a) – Asset & Structured Finance

To recap – Asset & Structured Finance in India is the investment banking division which co-ordinates lending to a company from its own balance sheet. To […]
July 27, 2011

Investment Banking 101: The Indian Investment Banking Market: Part I

The Indian Investment Banking scene is dotted with investment banks of the middle market variety. In fact, international bulge brackets have been reluctant to set up […]
July 13, 2011

Investment Banking 101: Coverage, Products & Advisory – Part II (b): Products

In this article, I run you through an investment banking process which involves both the coverage and product banking groups. I’ve chosen to describe this process […]
June 29, 2011

Investment Banking 101: Coverage, Products & Advisory – Part II (a): Products

In the previous article, we skimmed the surface of what the coverage side of the bank does and what coverage investment bankers do. In this episode, […]
June 15, 2011

Investment Banking 101: Coverage, Products & Advisory – Part I: Coverage

If you are trying to find out how to get an investment banking job, your best bet is to first understand the basics. What is investment […]
June 1, 2011

Investment Banking 101: What is Ibanking?

Investment Banking is a field that generates a lot of interest, but for most outsiders, it is also shrouded in mystery. The conventional image of an […]
April 13, 2011

MBA Jobs: Average Salaries and what they mean

Many MBA universities and colleges play up the post MBA salaries of their outgoing batch. It’s one of the parameters that gains enormous importance in global […]
December 5, 2010

MBA Career Change: What you need to be aware of

Kabhi khushi kabhi gham! That might be the best way to describe the roller-coaster ride you can expect if you are hoping to use your MBA […]