Why 13 Young Analysts Picked Wall Street Over Silicon Valley

The battle rages on.

Wall Street and Silicon Valley keep fighting for the top graduates.Advertisement

Students are increasingly waving good-bye to Wall Street... the tech industry just keeps getting more and more alluring.

And banks are getting nervous. Some have started to raise junior banker salaries, and others have cut hours - hoping to attract and retain the top talent.

Still, some graduates are still heading to Wall Street, and Business Insider wanted to know why.

So we've asked some recent grads why they chose Wall Street over Silicon Valley - even though tech is the industry du jour.