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Welcome to the Financial Services Community

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  • Welcome to the Finance Community at Rice Business! Rice Business is ranked #5 Best MBA for Finance by Princeton Review and is the top MBA program for students seeking investment banking opportunities in Houston. We are here to keep you connected to what’s happening in the finance industry. If you are interested in learning about investment banking, corporate finance, investment management, private equity, or venture capital please see our resources.  Welcome to the CDO!

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  • Investment Banks:Bank of America Securities   |  Barclays Global Markets   |  BMO Capital Markets   |  Citigroup Banking   |  Credit Suisse   |  Deutsche Bank   |  Evercore   |  GF Securities |  Goldman Sachs   |  Greenhill & Co.  |  Jefferies & Company, Inc.  |  JP Morgan Chase & Co.  |  KLR Group   |  Lazard  |  Moelis & Company   |  Morgan Stanley  |  RBC Capital Markets  |  Scotiabank   |  Simmons & Company   |  TD Securities   |  Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co.   |  UBS Investment Bank  |  Wells Fargo Private Equity/Venture Capital: B29 Investments, LP  |  Bazean  |  Buck Jack Capital  |  Endeavor Energy  |  Global Energy Capital  |  Hastings Equity Partners  |  Launch Factory  |  Luminus Management, LLC  |  Mercury Fund  |  Neon Liberty Capital Management  |  Nomad Energy Partners  |  Sage Equity Partners  |  Shell Ventures Investment Management/Private Wealth: Dimensional Fund Advisors   |  Eagle Global Advisors, LLC   |  Goldman Sachs  |  Greenview Capital Group, LLC  |  J.P. Morgan Private Bank  |  Rice Angel Network  | Teacher Retirement System of Texas   *Employment with a specific company is not guaranteed.
  • Analyst  |  Associate  |  Associate – Investment Banking  |  Associate – Investor Relations  |  Corporate and Investment Banking Associate  |  Equity Research Intern  |  Finance Analyst Intern  |  Investment Analyst  |  Investment Banking Associate  |  Investor Relations  |  Portfolio Analyst  |  Private Banking Summer Associate  |  Private Equity Associate  |  Private Wealth Management Associate  | Summer Associate *Employment within a specific job function or title is not guaranteed.

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  • Manager, Technology Business Management PepsiCo
  • Houston, Texas
  • Senior Consultant FTI Consulting, Inc.
  • Houston, Texas
  • Sr. Associate PwC
  • Houston, Texas
  • Senior Managing Director TIAA
  • Houston, Texas
  • Executive Vice President Mears Group, Inc., a Quanta Services Company
  • Houston, Texas
  • Managing Partner Cygnet Risk Group, Ltd.
  • Houston, Texas
  • Private Wealth Advisor Americana Partners
  • Houston, Texas
  • Director KeyBanc Capital Markets
  • Bellaire, Texas
  • Owner Balke Insurance Group

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