Cover letters and detailed interview experience from successful candidates

CategoryInterview Experience

Bloomberg Analytics and Sales, Global Data Spring Internship First Round Interview – 2016

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*** Write-up on interview questions from a Cover Letter Library member’s experiences. This is based on Bloomberg Analytics and Sales, Global Data first round interview for Spring Internship position in London in 2016. There may be some variations depending on the offices or other new updates to the recruitment practice – so please use this […]

Deutsche Bank Investment Banking Summer Analyst Second Round Interview – Frankfurt – 2015

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*** Write-up on interview questions from a Cover Letter Library member’s experiences. This is based on Deutsche Bank Investment Banking second round interview forInvestment Banking Summer Analyst position in Frankfurt in 2015. There may be some variations depending on the offices or other new updates to the recruitment practice – so please use this forreference/preparationn purposes […]

BAML Investment Banking Final Interview for Spring Internship 2016 – London

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*** Write-up on interview questions and detailed answers from a Cover Letter Library member’s experiences. This is based on Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Corporate and Investment Banking final interview for Spring Internship position in London in 2016. There may be some variations depending on the offices or other new updates to the recruitment […]

Citi Corporate Banking Off-Cycle Internship – Final Round Interview – Frankfurt 2016

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*** Write-up on interview questions and detailed answers from a Cover Letter Library member’s experiences. This is based on Citi final round interview for Corporate Banking Off-Cycle Internship position in Frankfurt in 2016. There may be some variations depending on the offices or other new updates to the recruitment practice – so please use this […]

Investec Investment Management Summer Internship – First Round Interview 2016

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*** Write-up on interview questions and detailed answers from a CLL member’s experiences. This is based on Investec  first round interview for Summer Internship position in African Region [Exact Location Redacted Due to Privacy Concerns] in 2016. There may be some variations depending on the offices or other new updates to the recruitment practice by […]

PwC Tax First Round Interview – Summer Internship – 2016

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*** Write-up on interview questions and detailed answers from a CLL member's experiences. This is based on PwC Belgium first round interview for Summer Internship position in Brussels in 2016. *** How were you informed of this PwC Belgium interview?HR calledWere you able to choose the time slot yourself?NoAnd this interview was therefore...In the afternoon

HSBC Equity Analyst First Round Interview 2013

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*** Write-up on interview questions and detailed answers from a CLL member's experiences. This is based on HSBC first round interview for Equity Analyst position in London in 2013. How were you informed of this HSBC interview?Business person emailedWere you able to choose the time slot yourself?YesAnd this interview was therefore...In the afternoon

Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division – First Round Interview – 2013

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*** Write-up on interview questions and details of the sessions from a CLL candidate's experiences. ***The first stage of the GS IBD assessment process is one one to one 30 minutes interview.The interviews cover a broad spectrum i.e. if you have the relevant skillset for IBD in banking, your understanding of investment banking and the division, commercial awareness. 

Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division – First Round Interview – 2013

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*** Write-up on interview questions and details of the sessions from a CLL candidate's experiences. ***The first stage of the GS IBD assessment process is one one to one 30 minutes interview.The interviews cover a broad spectrum i.e. if you have the relevant skillset for IBD in banking, your understanding of investment banking and the division, commercial awareness. 

Cover letters and detailed interview experience from successful candidates

Mai Le

Mai currently works as an investment banking associate in London.
When she was at LSE, her seniors used to pass her notes of their interviews as well as cover letters, which helped her tremendously in her job search. This site is a way for her to pay it forward and build a similar community to pass the resources on.