Post Tagged with: "Interview"

15 tricky questions that could stump you in a corporate banking interview (and how to answer them)
by / on 07/09/2017 at 12:30 / in The Review

15 tricky questions that could stump you in a corporate banking interview (and how to answer them)

Interviews for relationship manager jobs in corporate banking can be daunting experiences. Get set to be grilled about every aspect of your client relationships, especially how you interact with them and make money from them. But exactly what interview questions should you expect? Here are 15 that are almost certain to be coming your way. 1. What big names have you brought to your […]

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Questions to ask recruiters to convert an asset management interview into a job
by / on 21/08/2017 at 10:00 / in The Review

Questions to ask recruiters to convert an asset management interview into a job

It’s a universal signal. When the interviewer asks “Do you have any questions for me?” they’re ready to wrap up. Most candidates simply say, “No, I think we’ve pretty much covered everything,” or something to that effect. But that’s a major missed opportunity to make a positive impression during an asset management interview and separate yourself from other candidates. So what should […]

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What are your weaknesses? How investment bankers should NOT answer this interview question
by / on 19/04/2017 at 21:00 / in The Review

What are your weaknesses? How investment bankers should NOT answer this interview question

Investment banking job interviews involve plenty of technical and competency based questions, but you’ll inevitably face the generic HR-style stumbling blocks, which are still surprisingly important. Chief among these is a question asking what your biggest weaknesses are. Investment bankers aren’t exactly known for self-reflection and are more likely to try present strengths carefully disguised as seeming weaknesses. This will annoy your […]

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Questions you will always be asked in a hedge fund interview and how to answer them
by / on 24/03/2017 at 13:30 / in The Review

Questions you will always be asked in a hedge fund interview and how to answer them

Interviewing at a hedge fund can be an unpleasant experience. Known for testing candidates’ resilience under pressure, hedge funds hire comparatively few people. Therefore, they’re either looking for raw potential, or for someone with a track record that speaks for itself. However, according to hedge fund professionals and specialist recruiters, there are several types of interview questions that are practically guaranteed […]

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What to ask in an interview at Deutsche Bank, by J.P. Morgan
by / on 12/01/2017 at 12:00 / in The Review

What to ask in an interview at Deutsche Bank, by J.P. Morgan

Deutsche Bank is starting 2017 in spry old form. The stock’s up 71% on September lows, the Damoclean $14bn Department of Justice fine has been cut to a more manageable $7.2bn (a civil monetary penalty of $3.1bn and $4.1bn in consumer relief), and as banker to Donald Trump, Deutsche will be hoping for a warm glow from the new regime. […]

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Goldman Sachs interview questions, the definitive list
by / on 24/11/2016 at 02:00 / in The Review

Goldman Sachs interview questions, the definitive list

You’ve landed an interview with Goldman Sachs. Well done: you’re in a serious minority. What should you expect? In the past, Goldman Sachs had a reputation for interviewing people until it hurts – putting potential hires through endless interviews with different Goldman staff just to check they’d be a ‘fit.’ Lately, things have changed. Goldman has adopted the Hirevue digital interviewing […]

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6 ways to talk about a terrible former boss during an interview
by / on 15/09/2016 at 12:30 / in The Review

6 ways to talk about a terrible former boss during an interview

Whether you were a good leaver or a bad leaver, whether you got fired or laid off or left for a better job or are in fact still employed, it never pays to talk smack about a current or former boss or employer in a job interview. It simply never makes you look good as a candidate. You should always be positive […]

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Ten interview questions you’ll be asked by Singapore banks
by / on 16/06/2016 at 11:15 / in The Review

Ten interview questions you’ll be asked by Singapore banks

While many global banks are culling jobs in Singapore, the city state’s three home-grown firms remain in hiring mode. In the year to 31 March, for example, headcounts at DBS and OCBC rose by 622 and 373 respectively. Unsurprisingly, banking professionals who’ve been cut by international banks are now increasingly applying to local ones. If you’re among this group of candidates, here are some […]

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12 interview questions you’ll be asked by BlackRock and how to answer them
by / on 03/06/2016 at 09:05 / in The Review

12 interview questions you’ll be asked by BlackRock and how to answer them

BlackRock, like most large financial institutions, is over-subscribed with applicants for its available jobs. Assuming you make the cut and end up at an interview, what questions can you expect? Here are some questions that BlackRock asked a portfolio manager who eventually landed the job, together with some tips on how to answer them from specialist asset management recruiters. 1. Walk […]

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Candice Pascal, interview intimiste dans un café parisien
by / on 02/02/2016 at 12:19 / in Management

Candice Pascal, interview intimiste dans un café parisien

Dans un café parisien, la célèbre danseuse Candice Pascal répond à nos questions sans détours. Une exploration de sa vie et de ses valeurs dans une interview au format intimiste.  

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