Citi Investment Banking Analyst Interview Questions

Updated 30 Sep 2014
Updated 30 Sep 2014
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Investment Banking Analyst Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
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Application Details

I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Citi.

Interview Details

All the basic banking interview questions (valuation, walk me through your resume, etc). Spent a lot of time going through my background. Overall, not very challenging. I think others might have had different questions.

Interview Questions
  • There really were no difficult or unexpected questions. I had already been in the process elsewhere so I knew what to expect.   Answer Question
Accepted Offer

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    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    I was recruited through the campus career center. A few days after submitting my resume and cover letter, I was contacted via email to set up a phone interview about why I am interested in the position. After the phone interview I was asked to come to to NY office for a full interview in the next few days.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview
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    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Did not proceed with actual interview due to Citi's inflexibility in interviewing/hiring process length.

    No Offer
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    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    What do you know about IB?
    What your thoughts on long work hours?
    IB Summer Internship?
    What deal had done?
    Follow up Question: Research on Industry Section of the deal you had worked on
    Do you follow the news on Finance Industry?

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Citi in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    Online application (no numerical test or other tests) - first round telephone interview (3 interviews from Citi Hong Kong staff)

    Invited to AC. Will go there soon.

    Interview Questions
    • What impact will Fed's bond tapering early next year have on global stock markets and why?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Citi in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    There was a phone interview followed by Superday interviews. They hired about half of the people who came in for the final round. Typical mix of fit and technical questions. I met with 3 senior bankers.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Three phone interviews for first round. Asked me about the fluency of language I put down (Chinese)

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Citi in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    On Campus Recruiting at a target university in NYC

    Interview Questions
    • Go through the European Debt crisis from the beginning to the current. What is the main driver that is making the crisis persistent up to now and what would be the solution in your opinion?   Answer Question
    • Tell me an instance when you had an argument with your superior and convinced him/her   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Application Details

    interviewed at Citi in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    networking is vital

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Citi in September 2012.

    Interview Details

    Typical first round interview. Walk through of the resume, strength and weaknesses followed by personality based questions. A few general knowledge of finance questions.

    Interview Questions
    • Finance questions were relatively general. Explain how the balance sheet and cash flow statement tie together.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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