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All those questions you will get in the investment banking interview have a single purpose and are trying to assess Adaptability, Analysis and Problem Solving, Commercial Awareness, Communication, Decision-Making and Judgment, Influencing and Persuasiveness, Leadership, Motivation, Relationship-Building and finally Teamwork.
About Yourself 1) Why did you choose to study economics/chemistry/history, etc.?
(See strengths and weaknesses.) 7) Give me an example of an important goal, which you have set and tell me how you reached it. - In a world with taxes, if you issue debt for 1000 and pay it out as a dividend, how does it affect your enterprise value? M&A questions - What are the pros/cons on a stock vs. - Who would pay more to acquire a company - a financial buyer or a strategic buyer? - Why do accretive mergers still sometimes see a falling stock price?
- Why might a company be trading at a lower EV/EBITDA multiple than its competitors of the same size in the same industry? - Talk to me about some hostile deals that have been initiated lately. What percent of hostile deals are completed by the buyers who started the process?
A modelling test is similar to a case study; you are given assumptions, sometimes a brief description of the business, and then asked to perform some analysis.
The most common test given is to a Discounted Cash Flow analysis (DCF) and Operational Modelling (i.e. Sometimes you may be asked to build Merger models but this is less common.
Characteristics not to mention: your intelligence, introversion, shyness, or individualism. The best examples are where you had to make a lot of effort, either hard work or team achievement. (Again, mention what you learned from this and how you improved.) 9) Give me an example of instances in which you made mistakes and what you learned from them. - Would you use Enterprise Value/Net Income as a multiple?