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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. 

Goldman Sachs IBD Spring Internship 2015

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*** Contributed by a Cover Letter Library member from Sweden ***My interest for finance sparked when I three years ago joined [name of a shareholders’ association for young people]. The association has not only taught me about finance but also developed my teamwork and leadership skills. The association also led me to believe a career in investment banking could suit me well, which I feel was...

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 IBD Summer Internship Application

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My interest in Corporate Finance, my passion to work in advisory roles, and my well-rounded skill set working in corporate sectors make me a well-qualified candidate for an internship at Goldman Sachs (GS). My participation in this scheme will help me to gain a better understanding of your firm’s culture and working ethics, and will be my first step to realise my long-term career path here.

Goldman Sachs IBD Analyst Cover Letter

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My decision to pursue a career in the Investment Banking Division was reaffirmed after working as an IBD Summer Analyst at Citigroup. It has been particularly clear after building various financial models and being heavily involved in the management presentation of a sell-side M&A deal that M&A is the place where I will thrive.

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.