Recent Posts

This page shows you the most recent blog posts, podcasts, and videos on M&I. If you’ve been reading the site for a long time, and you want to catch up on recent additions, start with the list below:
Business school ruin life

5 Ways Business School Can Ruin Your Life – and What to Do About It

Is Business School Worth It? 5 Things You Should NOT Do, and How to Use It Effectively to Win High-Paying Job Offers and Earn a Solid ROI.
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Maritime Shipping Investment Banking

The Industrials Group (Part Three): Maritime Shipping Investment Banking

Maritime Shipping Investment Banking: How to Break In, What You Do, Valuation and Key Industry Drivers, and the Top Groups and Exit Opportunities.
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A Day in the Life of an Options Trader

A Day in the Life of an Options Trader at a Bulge Bracket Bank: From Delta to Vega and Back Again

Day in the Life of an Options Trader: The Hours, The Stress, The Greeks, What Your Day Will Look Like, and Client Requests + Idea Generation.
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How I Started This Site, Part 2: Late 2008 to Early 2010

My Life Story, Part 2: How a Guy in a Pink Rabbit Suit and a Korean Girl Changed My Life (2008 – 2010)

Part 2 of The True Story of How Mergers & Inquisitions Began: Late 2008 Through Early 2010. Drug Dealers, Pink Rabbit Suits, Gangnam Style, and More.
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Oil & Gas Investment Banking to Energy Hedge Fund

From Oil & Gas Investment Banking to Energy Hedge Fund: How to Make the Leap and Dominate Your Case Studies

Oil & Gas Investment Banking to Energy Hedge Fund: How to Make the Leap, the Interview Process, and How to Dominate Your Case Studies.
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How I Started This Site, Part 1: 2007 to 2008

My Life Story, Part 1: How I Started This Site (2007 – 2008)

Part 1 of The True Story of How Mergers & Inquisitions Began: 2007 through 2008. Warning: May Contain Coke and Hookers.
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Sports Investment Banking

Sports Investment Banking: The Best Way to Advise Manchester United *and* the Golden State Warriors?

Sports Investment Banking 101: How You Get In, Sports Franchise Valuation, Industry Drivers, and Example Valuations and Pitch Books.
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How to Answer the “Why Our Bank?” Question in Investment Banking Interviews, Assessment Centers, and More

How to Answer the "Why Our Bank?" Question in Investment Banking Interviews, Why It's a Silly Question, and How to Avoid Saying Something Stupid.
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How to Create Your Own Investment Banking Job

How to Defy the Odds and Create Your Own Investment Banking Job

How to Move from Sales to Dentistry to Investment Banking... and Then Create Your Own Job by Doing Deals Directly with Clients.
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Private Equity at Pension Funds in Canada

From Big 4 Accounting to Private Equity at a Canadian Pension Fund: A One-Way Ticket to Earning More and Becoming a Deal-Maker?

Private Equity at Pension Funds in Canada: How to Break In from a Big 4 Firm, What You Do on the Job, Pay, Exit Opps, and More.
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