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SMBC Fixed Income S&T Info Session – Sept. 29th.

George Elsener ’94 asked me to pass along information below for students interested in Finance.  He is the managing director at SMBC Nikko.

Come get to know us. At SMBC, we are growing and transforming alongside our clients. This means we need experienced collaborators to help us continue on our path of globalization, diversification, and expansion. We are developing teams of dynamic seekers who
are looking to build something great and lasting for themselves, our clients, and our company. We are hiring interns and analysts into our 2021 finance teams. If you are interested in a career with our firm, please pre-register for the event here: link.

We invite students to meet the Fixed Income Sales & Trading team virtually 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. September 29, 2020

Internship opportunities in the following business areas include:

Corporate Banking (North America and Latin America), Debt Capital Markets (North America and Latin America), Debt Syndicate, Derivatives, Fixed Income Sales & Trading, Fund Finance, Investment Banking, Leveraged Finance, Loan Syndications, Project Finance (North America and Latin America), Risk Management, Sponsor Finance

Analyst opportunities in the following business areas include:

Corporate Banking (North America and Latin America), Debt Capital Markets, Equity Capital Markets, Fixed Income Sales & Trading, Investment Banking, Loan Syndications, Trade Finance

For more information, please contact our Campus Recruitment Team today at smbccampusrecruiting@smbcgroup.com.

Transforming the asset management industry by bringing more women into portfolio management and leadership

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Girls Who Invest is excited to announce that the application for our 2021 summer programs is now open! 

About this Experience

Girls Who Invest offers two fully-subsidized education programs in investment/asset management for sophomores:

  • Summer Intensive Program (SIP): 10-week education + paid internship
  • Self-guided Online Intensive Program (OIP)

As part of GWI’s mission to increase the number of women leaders in the asset management industry, applications from sophomore students across all majors are welcome for this year’s Summer Intensive Program and Online Intensive Programs. Learn more here.

GWI Summer Intensive Program: 4 + 6 Weeks

As part of the Summer Intensive Program, scholars complete 4 weeks of investment education followed by a 6 week, paid internship at one of GWI’s 100+ partner firms.

Learn core finance and investment principles from some of the most respected business school professors in the country. GWI’s Summer Intensive Program combines four weeks of academic instruction followed by six weeks of real-world experience through a paid internship at a leading investment firm. It is intensive, immersive and an incredible opportunity to explore a career in finance and investment as part of a supportive community.

  • The 2021 program takes place from June through August. Applicants must be in attendance for the entire length of the program in order to be considered and should not make prior commitments. Learn more about our timeline here.
  • The generosity of GWI’s financial partners enables GWI to offer free room, board and meals during any on-campus portions of the program. SIP is delivered in a live virtual format if COVID-19 restrictions persist.

GWI Online Intensive Program

The Online Intensive Program offers a more flexible alternative for students to increase their knowledge of asset management.
The GWI Online Intensive Program is a tuition-free, self-guided learning experience that allows students to learn core finance and investment concepts at their own pace. The program is structured for completion while participating in an independent internship or summer job. Students are eligible to earn a certificate of completion from Girls Who Invest, in addition to certificates from our educational partners, CFA Institute, Wall Street Prep and Wharton Online.

Application Deadlines

There are two application deadlines – Early Action (September 30, 2020) and Regular Decision (October 30, 2020)
Learn more about GWI programs and application by joining an upcoming information session.

Contact: Jim Caldarise, Director of Recruiting and Admissions
& Cindy Esparragoza, Academic Outreach and Program Manager

Join the Student Investment Committee (SIC)

The Student Investment Committee (SIC) is preparing for the start of the new year, and would like to share two exciting ways to get involved with the organization. SIC is the largest student organization at Middlebury and is the premier investment club on campus. This year, the committee aims to create a warm and collaborative community in which students learn to become skilled personal investors and successful financial services industry professionals. SIC provides extensive technical and networking career prep to ensure you land your dream job/internship! You can learn more about SIC here: https://middsic.weebly.com/

Join the mailing list to receive weekly newsletters, career resources, meeting information, and more here: go/joinsic/

You are also invited to apply to become Industry Group Leaders for the 2020-2021 academic year here: https://forms.gle/uBwproVdD5dTFcZq8.

SIC oversees a portfolio in excess of $1 million, with Industry Group Leaders directly managing all of our holdings in their specified industry and leading a team of analysts to learn and generate potential investment ideas. All are encouraged to apply regardless of experience level. Please feel free to reach out to sic@middlebury.edu with any questions.

2020-2021 Industry Groups:

Consumer Retail

(Renewable) Energy


Healthcare & Life Sciences


Technology, Media, & Telecom

Citi’s Public Finance Summer Analyst positions are now posted! Apply Early

You’re the brains behind our work.

You’re ready to bring your knowledge from the classroom to the boardroom, and Citi wants to help you get there. Whether it’s honing your skills or building your network, we know that success can’t come without growth. Our programs equip you with the knowledge and training you need to play a valuable role on your team, and establish a long-term career here. At Citi, we value internal mobility, and career growth is not a question of if, but when. Citi’s Institutional Clients Group is looking for Summer Analysts to join the Public Finance team in North America. ICG offers investment and corporate banking services, and products for corporations, governments, and institutions around the world. Summer Analysts join an intensive training program that includes both training sessions and real, on-the-job experience.

We provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed.

We’re committed to teaching you the ropes. The ten-week Summer Analyst Program starts in June and begins with a one-week, intensive training program. After a placement process, based on your interests and strengths, and our business needs, you’ll be assigned to a regional or product coverage group, where you’ll focus on financial analysis and business development. Public Finance professionals work hand-in-hand with city, state, and local governments and municipal authorities, providing capital formulation strategies on an array of public projects, including health care systems, utilities, highways, and schools.

Learn more and apply here before September 30th.

Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division Teach-In

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Join our Goldman Sachs Middlebury Interest Group to prepare for the forthcoming launch of 2021 Summer Analyst IBD recruiting (opening July 1st).

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

5:30-7:00 p.m. EDT

Alumni serving in various roles within IBD, including managing directors, will be on hand to guide hopeful applicants. You will leave this session with a better understanding of the work and knowledge required of bankers as you prep for applying on July 1. Panelists will discuss: debt vs. equity products, financial statements, valuation, and provide an overview of recent market trends (although subject to change.

Please find registration and login information here: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/events/514007/

This session is appropriate for rising juniors, and rising sophomores.

Please come prepared with questions!

Cain Brothers, A Division of KeyBanc Capital Markets Virtual Info Session

Are you a rising junior (graduating in 2022) interested in learning more about Cain Brothers, A Division of KeyBanc Capital Market’s 2021 Summer Analyst Opportunities? If so, we invite you to attend a virtual information session to hear from members of the Public Finance team from Cleveland, New York, and San Francisco offices.

Our team members will provide an overview of KBCM, career opportunities and other topics related to “A Day in the Life” as a summer analyst, and tips to prepare for an IB interview process.

Cain/KBCM has accelerated the recruiting timeline to late summer and would like to share the details with you!

Date: Monday, June 15th

Time: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EDT

RSVP in Handshake for Zoom Link

Contact Britney Huffman at Britney_Huffman@keybank.com with any questions.

Launch Your Career: The Associate Program at AlphaSights

What should the start of your career look like? Do you look for an introduction to the world of business and exposure to a wide variety of industries? A role offering autonomy and measurable personal impact? A clear path towards leading your own team and managing blue-chip client relationships in two years’ time? Running your own multimillion-dollar book of business in five years?

AlphaSights is the world’s knowledge partner, comprised of ambitious professionals committed to accelerating progress for our clients and our people alike. From the moment you join us as an Associate, you’ll have significant autonomy and personal responsibility. You’ll receive training and professional development opportunities to help you excel in your role. Hard work, drive, and a commitment to delivering results will put you on a path to becoming a Manager in around two years from joining us, and a Vice President in around five. 

All along, you’ll be working in the company of like-minded, driven colleagues from across the globe: we work as one global team that’s dedicated to growing our business, improving ourselves, supporting one another, and celebrating wins together. Our alumni go on to join some of the world’s most prestigious companies or pursue further study at top graduate schools.

Apply HERE in Handshake

The Associate Program at AlphaSights