Is it a good life being an Investment Banker?

To me it sounds a good job but a bad life is this true. I believe this due to stress, no social life, over worked, no family life etc. Is this true?

Asked By: Thomas G - 2/14/2008
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I work in the investment management business and have worked in a senior management position in a brokerage firm that had significant investment banking. I have hired analysts from investment banking firms that have wonderful things to say about the compensation but horrible things to say about working conditions... More
Answered By: Richard K - 2/14/2008
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Ask the French. One bank there just lost 5 billion from a rogue :)
Answered By: Curly - 2/14/2008
it sucks and customers are a**holes
Answered By: chris c - 2/14/2008
Guess Rhyming Slang Terms anyway ; )
Answered By: IAN B - 2/14/2008
I have been doing it for 10 years and love it...but its like anything else if your making money you love it....and if your not then it sucks. Stress levels family......only in the first couple of years. Then once you have established your self..your ok. But no pain no gains. Nothing in life... More
Answered By: Jay Demerit - 2/14/2008
$$$$ Pressure
Answered By: From ABOVE - 2/14/2008
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