Articles by: Mélanie
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Thought-Reading Machines and the Death of Love
by / on 19/04/2018 at 12:15 / in WIRED

Thought-Reading Machines and the Death of Love

LUDWIG WITTGENSTEIN ONCE imagined that everyone had a box with something in it called a “beetle.” Denying the possibility of private language, the philosopher wrote, “No one can look into anyone else’s box, and everyone says he knows what a beetle is only by looking at his beetle.” Wittgenstein meant that we learn a word by observing the rules governing its use, but no […]

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Ask The Engineering Recruiters by Goldman Sachs
by / on 11/04/2018 at 15:00 / in The Review

Ask The Engineering Recruiters by Goldman Sachs

Recruiters Catherine and Mallory discuss Engineering career opportunities at Goldman Sachs. Q: How does Goldman Sachs define “engineering” as it relates to roles at the firm? Mallory:  The word “engineering,” as it relates to roles at the firm, is referring to individuals who are passionate about solving the most challenging problems for our clients through math and software. Our engineers […]

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The Next Goldman Chief Could Be a Banker Who Moonlights as a D.J.
by / on 05/04/2018 at 10:00 / in The Review

The Next Goldman Chief Could Be a Banker Who Moonlights as a D.J.

As bake-offs go it was pretty unusual: a part-time disc jockey and a karate black belt vying to be the next leader of arguably the world’s most influential bank. On Monday, Goldman Sachs Group picked the D.J. David M. Solomon, 56, a longtime investment banker, has been anointed as the sole heir apparent to Goldman’s chief executive, Lloyd C. Blankfein. […]

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How to turn your internship into a full-time position
by / on 26/03/2018 at 12:00 / in The Review

How to turn your internship into a full-time position

There are few things more stressful than the job application process. Between re-editing your resume and the hours spent prepping for interviews, the job hunt can take its toll. The good news? If you’ve already gone through that process for landing an internship, you may be able to avoid repeating it. Many internships have a full-time offer waiting on the […]

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Talks at GS – Dara Khosrowshahi: Uber’s Roadmap to the Future
by / on 20/03/2018 at 10:00 / in The Review

Talks at GS – Dara Khosrowshahi: Uber’s Roadmap to the Future

David Solomon of Goldman Sachs and Dara Khosrowshahi of Uber The desire to make a difference was what motivated Dara Khosrowshahi to join Uber as CEO last year, after building Expedia into one of the world’s most successful travel companies. “This was a company in crisis, and I thought that I could make a real impact there. And Uber is […]

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Why Companies Are Looking To Do More M&A, IPOs
by / on 06/03/2018 at 11:00 / in The Review

Why Companies Are Looking To Do More M&A, IPOs

From corporate boardrooms to Silicon Valley startups, the outlook and appetite for mergers, acquisitions and initial public offerings (IPOs) appear to be shifting into high gear. Goldman Sachs’ Gregg Lemkau, co-head of Investment Banking, and David Ludwig, head of Americas Equity Capital Markets, shared their perspectives on the markets, private market activity and client sentiment. You both spoke at Goldman […]

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Social Media and Data Privacy Challenges Associated with Financial Technology (FinTech) Innovation
by / on 20/02/2018 at 16:00 / in Best Lawyers®

Social Media and Data Privacy Challenges Associated with Financial Technology (FinTech) Innovation

FinTech and Its Impact in the U.K. Market FinTech companies use finance and technology in efficient ways that will disrupt traditional financial models used in financial services. The U.K. FinTech industry is experiencing tremendous growth, and according to the U.K. government, the FinTech sector generated around £6.6 billion in revenue in 2015 with a workforce of over 60,000, meaning that more are […]

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Why Tether’s Collapse Would Be Bad for Cryptocurrencies
by / on 31/01/2018 at 15:00 / in WIRED

Why Tether’s Collapse Would Be Bad for Cryptocurrencies

THE CRYPTOCURRENCY WORLD, with its volatility, is all about FUD—fear, uncertainty, doubt. And nothing is generating more FUD right now than an unusual currency called tether. Unlike bitcoin and its many siblings, tether is what is called a stablecoin, an entity designed to not fluctuate in value. With most cryptocurrencies prone to wild swings, tether offers people who dabble in the […]

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Where the worst Wall Street bonuses will be this year
by / on 10/01/2018 at 23:40 / in The Review

Where the worst Wall Street bonuses will be this year

While most banks haven’t yet announced their 2017 bonus payouts or fourth-quarter results, those announcements are coming soon to Wall Street. Some bankers are looking forward to cashing what they assume will be a hefty check, while others are filled with trepidation, interpreting the tea leaves to mean that they are in for a major disappointment. Based on what we […]

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Les forces attendues d’un jeune manager en banque
by / on 21/12/2017 at 11:00 / in Management

Les forces attendues d’un jeune manager en banque

Jeune manager du secteur bancaire, pour que la force soit avec toi et que tes missions réussir tu puisses, certaines armes posséder tu devras. Agilité & adaptabilité : des clés dans un contexte en mouvement Bien que galvaudé, le terme d’agilité souligne bien les enjeux auxquels sera inéluctablement confronté un jeune manager dans le secteur bancaire. De par les évolutions rapides […]

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