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WSO Hall of Fame: Asset Management ForumThe Wall Street Oasis Asset Management Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best discussions on the asset management industry. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To view a full list of Q&A’s & Interviews please...
WallStreetOasis.com
03 months 1 week ago
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JP Morgan Winning Women 2016 threadThis thread is for people applying to the bank's AM Winning Women events this October in NYC and Chicago. But feel free to follow and/or post if you're in another division. ...
Potryasayushi
2378 min 8 sec ago
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(ANOTHER) CFA Level 1 Freakout/All-Suggestions-Welcomed ThreadBackdrop: -Originally gave myself 7 months to study (came from Econ undergrad, so I figured I would need more time than most) -Department I work in is understaffed like you wouldn't believe, had to work crazy (80+) hours for the last 5 months, despite being in BO. -Barely had time to study at all, e...
BackOfficeUnderdog
155 hours 25 min ago
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any idea about economist position at JP Morgan asset/wealth management - Interview coming up dear all, i have an interview coming, regarding the economist position within the investment strategy team in Private banking business in JP Morgan. any idea how the interview gonna be like? i am guessing it would be much about macroeconomy? thank you all! ...
mikebanana
46 hours 59 min ago
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J.P Morgan Asset/Wealth Management Video InterviewI have a interview with J.P Morgan where I have to answer 4 questions on video, but there is not an interview on the other side. Has anyone had any experience with this? ...
dk24
249 hours 52 min ago
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From PM to Bond Sales pre MBA. Good or bad idea?So I'm currently working as a fixed income PM in the AM group of a continental Europe Bank (think BNP, Santander, ING...). I applied for the MBA in round 1 and I am waiting to see if I make it to the interview. My post MBA goal is to continue in the buy-side, moving to a larger AM company like (Bla...
Tximu
011 hours 30 min ago
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Exit Ops from a Fund of Funds Research Role?Does anyone have any knowledge about Exit Ops from a Research Analyst role at a fund of funds? Seems like the research is mostly in asset allocation, as well as researching investment strategies of hedge funds and mutual funds. Would it be possible to transition from this to a more direct investment...
Praying2Bank
117 hours 12 min ago
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Flash vs. SubstanceHello everyone, I wanted to open up discussion on this forum to get a bit of advice as I am going through recruiting. A bit of background about me, I am just starting my junior year at a non-target and am going through recruiting for summer analyst roles and have been interning at a lesser known AM ...
jarjarthinks
11 day 2 hours ago
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Internal Wholesaler job questionsHey, I am considering applying for a job as an internal wholesaler. However, I have a few questions regarding what they do. What is the basic salary and commission structure like? How much travel does an internal and an external do? How do they place you in territories? Does an internal spend the wh...
Barge736
11 day 5 hours ago
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Fixed Income Research Associate InterviewI have an interview at a buy-side investment manager coming up, I was wondering if anyone has any insight on how to best prepare for a Fixed Income Research interview. This is for an entry level research associate position. I would really appreciate any insight! ...
SLM28
01 day 6 hours ago
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Goldman RMD (Asset Management Analyst)Have my 3rd round interview with Goldman's RMD Asset Management groupthis week (first two were over the phone) as an analyst. From what I was told, the end of the interview would be sitting with an analyst or associate to assess my technical skills. Can anyone provide insight as to what they will b...
Uncle Jesse Spano
11 day 8 hours ago
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Posting a letter rather than sending an email?I met up with a fund manager at one of the largest asset management firms and the conversation turned to networking. I told him that I was cold emailing fund managers and other senior people in the industry. He said to me that fund managers and other senior people get countless emails a day and the...
Thealchemist
01 day 11 hours ago
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AMA: Endowments, Foundations, & Asset Allocators It's about time I do another post on here and rather than go into detail on a specific aspect of the industry I'm just going to open it up to a general AMA. The E&F (and asset allocators in general) industry is sort of a black box. Most people don't know a ton about the industry and it isn't nec...
BlueWing
261 day 23 hours ago
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Transition from PWM to AM?Hi all, How feasible is a transition from the investment research/analyst side of PWM at a BB to the institutional Asset Management division of the same bank? Additionally, are there any banks in particular where this transition would be easiest? In general, how marketable are PWM (investing side) t...
pmblue117
152 days 20 hours ago
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GS Video Interviews 2016Hello everybody, as recruiting season is in full swing I wanted to know if anyone has heard back after their Pre recorded video interviews with Goldman. I took one a few weeks back for GSAM SA, and wanted to see if anybody else on here has heard back yet? I don't want to limit this to Goldman or AM,...
jarjarthinks
03 days 1 hour ago
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Career Advice, 2015 GradHey guys, I'm looking for some career advice. I graduated in 2015 with a BA Economics and a minor in Finance. After graduating, I continued working for a company I interned with for 2 years (part time while in school). 3 months into that I transitioned into real estate working as an analyst in thei...
quesoicecreamm
33 days 8 hours ago
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SWFsHave been contacted about a job in the middle east with a large SWF in the public markets team. Currently working in AM, 5 years experience. The comp would be excellent and is the main attraction. Wondering if anyone has experience working at such a fund? Have of course heard general comments about ...
saracen
03 days 14 hours ago
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Different teams within an asset management firmsI was wondering if anyone could discuss the merits of working in various parts (e.g. fixed income, equity research etc.) of an Asset Management firm? My preference is to work in fairly quantitative role that is intellectually stimulating, but that also has strong career prospects moving forward. ...
William-Entwisle
43 days 18 hours ago
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S&T to HF/AMI just accepted an analyst position for S&T at a BB with desk placement to come a little while after starting. In the future (a few years down the line) I would like to work on the buy side and be closer to the investment decision. My question is three fold: 1. What would be better for someone w...
riptide989
04 days 4 hours ago
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Guggenheim Corporate Credit GroupHas anyone been through the interview process with this group or have any helpful insight about them? Have an upcoming phone interview and can't find much online about the group in general. Thanks in advance ...
MichaelBurry
25 days 16 min ago
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New Analyst Program - Investment Management Division (IMD) - Goldman Sachs EMEAHi all, I have recently been invited to attend 1st round interview for a New Analyst role in the Investment Management division at GS London. Any contribution related to the interview process/training program (in NY HQ?) would be much appreciated! Thanks a lot! ...
Jadwa
25 days 6 hours ago
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BlackRock FMA GroupHey guys, I just applied to BlackRock's FMA group for an internship next summer; the work seems really interesting and unique. I was wondering if anyone could give more insight as to what it's like to work in this group beyond what I can get out of the website (work environment, examples of projects...
TSap96
16 days 1 hour ago
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AMA: Internal Wholesaler at a Mutual FundI work at a large MF in the Northeast as an internal wholesaler. For those of you who don't know what that is, it's basically inside sales. I make outbound dials to financial advisors to sell them our mutual funds among other things. I have over 4 years of work experience and am going for Level II o...
krazyk
826 days 4 hours ago
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List of U.S. Family Offices/Multi-Family OfficesHas anyone been able to find a list of U.S. based family offices? I know they're not as readily accessible but I was wondering if someone had one on deck. Would save me hours of research. ...
launchapreneur15
46 days 4 hours ago
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Best way to prepare for a JPM interview?In a few weeks I will be flying to NYC to interview with JPM for an Asset Management Internship. I already have 3 mock interviews scheduled and the Investment Management Club is helping me prepare as well. Is there anything I should focusing on specifically? Any insight on the interview process wou...
cvalente
06 days 8 hours ago
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Blackrock Virtual Cover Letter Deadline MissedSo i recently applied to the summer analyst program for BlackRock. After i sent in my application I received an email to submit a virtual cover letter and that I only had three days to do it. I missed this email and missed the deadline. Would should I do here? I was considering withdrawing and re-su...
jomesmo0293
26 days 15 hours ago
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Call with SVP of Capital GroupHello all, I am in the interview process of the capital groups investment operations summer associate program and I networked my way into a call with the svp of the downtown office of that department. (they are an alum of my current school, reached out via linkedin) My question is: what are some goo...
financestudent49
21 week 16 hours ago
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Family Office DatabaseHi I need a family office database, can anyone please help me with that. Regards Benish ...
BENISH
141 week 1 day ago
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Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Summer Analyst 2017Has anyone heard back about the accelerated interviews? I was told we would hear by mid-September. I saw a thread that someone said there was a superday on Sept 13. ...
ivyleaguestudent
01 week 2 days ago
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Career Advice needed - Merrill Lynch PBIG or Morgan Stanley PWM?I'm new to Wealth Management and have an opportunity to join a team for either Merrill Lynch Private Banking and Investment Group or Morgan Stanley PWM. Which one would you recommend that would be best for someone just starting, in regards to training, longevity etc.. I already have a roledex that ...
jayeperry
81 week 2 days ago
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EM credit fund/networking in Los Angeles (LA)Pretty new to the EM credit scene- wonder which are the big funds in Los Angeles? (especially on PRIVATE credit side?) Any good industry conferences/ networking groups you monkeys can point me to? ...
bananaitis
01 week 2 days ago
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Final word on Cover LettersI have spoken to current and former BB recruiters, resume consultants, headhunters, and people who recently got offers at BBs in AM and I asked them all the same question. In an environment where ATS systems (i.e computer programs) simply scan a candidates resume and make a Yeah or Nah decision on ...
Sleepy to EBITDA
91 week 4 days ago
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Credit Analysis: Corporate Banking vs Asset ManagementWhat are the differences in day to day activities/analysis in credit research from a corporate banking point of view where the bank is looking to see whether a company is eligible for a loan vs. an Asset Management firm or investment firm when looking to invest in fixed income. What does each side l...
gridironceo
01 week 5 days ago
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Trying to help my mother not get scammed. Have a prospectus questionJust a quick answer would be a huge help to my family. My mother is single and naive, and I am trying to help her retire securely. My question is on a prospectus, are the annual returns described the returns my mother actually would have seen had she been invested, that is after operating expense...
Oz1618
11 week 6 days ago
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s&t summer analyst contemplating buy-sideCurrently a sales and trading summer analyst at a BB. I want to possibly go into buy-side after graduation instead because I like how you're more compensated and measured by the performance of your ideas. Advice??? Do you learn as much on buy-side during first few years? What are exit opps like in ...
ilikebonds
21 week 6 days ago
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Can I get a job in a global Asset Management firm if I don't go to a target school? (Australia)Hi guys. I am currently in high school and I want to pursue a career in Hedge Funds. The pathway I want to use to get into Hedge Funds is through AM, ideally in Fixed Income research or Equity research in an AM. Now I am going to keep it short and sweet. If I get a good internship with a Hedge Fund...
Wolfofgeorgestreet
112 weeks 19 hours ago
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How hard is it to go from Fixed Income to Equities in AM?I am an undergraduate student graduating in Dec 2017 looking to break into Asset Management. I am currently doing a credit analysis internship analyzing corporate bonds. I am most passionate about equities and want to work in that field. Right now I'm looking to get a 2017 Summer Analyst internship ...
rising millennial
12 weeks 20 hours ago
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JPM PA (Portfolio Advisor) ProgramDoes anybody know anything about this PA program at JPM? Do they essentially support the FAs with all operational and administrative tasks? How difficult would it be to break into this program/position coming from a BO role within the bank? Below is the job description. Thanks in advance. Primary F...
seville
12 weeks 1 day ago
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GS IMD Info neededHave been trying to do some research on GS IMD specifically GSAM. I know that Liberty Harbor, GSIP are selective GS HFs. Are these the only two GS HFs? Are the other GSAM groups basically fund of funds/ assist allocation? If so, do these groups have exit ops to PE/HF similar to Banking? ...
monkeysee_monkeydo
02 weeks 1 day ago
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Oak Hill Advisors Client Coverage Analyst I have an incoming interview with Oak Hill Advisors, and the position is Client Coverage Analyst. I am kind of confused about the job responsibilities of this position. Looks like this job is about doing administrative works for the team and the client instead of doing fundamental financial analysis...
souptpt
02 weeks 1 day ago
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From Investment Advisory to AM London - AdviceHi all, What advice would you give to someone trying to step over to AM from IA (low percentile IA shop) in London? Background: US and Asia education - MSC Finance - Washington University in St. Louis and Singapore Management University. 3.9GPA. CFA 1 (likely CFA 2 in a few months) but no relevant i...
DropG
22 weeks 3 days ago
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Interview in Fixed Income Investment/Credit Research tipsI posted the below post in the Career help section but was not getting any responses so I figured I try here. I have a BS in Accounting & Finance from Rutgers University as well as my CPA. I am also a level 2 CFA candidate. Currently I work in Financial Reporting for our Fixed Income Business - ...
DencyK CPA
32 weeks 3 days ago
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Changing location preference on appHi all, On some online portals, as I'm sure you're all familiar with, one is given the option to list 3 location preferences. If I wanted to changed my second preference to a different city, will that be looked negatively upon if I email HR with that request? ...
Quint101
02 weeks 3 days ago
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is actuarial tests a solid proof of quantitative skills ?What i have now: - bachelor in economics, more focused on macroeconomics - CFA Charter - 2nd year associate, 4 years experience in FX and rates sales & trading (1yr trading, 3yr sales, across 3 locations in Greater China, with 3 different banks) - some programming skill (should be good enough fo...
greggreg1
32 weeks 4 days ago
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CalPERS quantitative assessment questionsHas anyone taken CalPERS's 45 minutes, proctored, quantitative assessment for the Associate PM (aka Associate Investment Manager) or similar position ? What should one expect ? ...
asecuesu
02 weeks 5 days ago
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Can I cut it, and make it onto a graduate scheme?fellow users, Im currently going into my final year at university (October) at a target university, studying Economics. I'm on track for a 2.1, and have had experience in my first year at uni at Bloomberg and also one of the biggest banks in the UK. A spring week, and summer vacation scheme. I was k...
SuperMane
12 weeks 5 days ago
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PWC--Senior Associate (FSR): Approximate compensation after 4-5 years of experienceWhat is the approximate compensation package for senior FSR associates at PwC? Is 110-130k too much to ask for? ...
jobseeks121
22 weeks 5 days ago
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What exactly is GS PWM, SSG and RMD ?Got an invitation for a physical interview. I have some experience with trading ops/deriv ops, managing futures for hedging and doing wire transfers, cash transfers type of stuff. I have no idea what they do but the keywords in the job description are bank loans, corporate loans, loan servicing, ...
papertiger
122 weeks 5 days ago
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Portfolio Analyst for corporate bank portfolio: What to expect?Hi all, So I'm looking for help understanding a position my buddy had described to me. He said it was a portfolio analyst position for a corporate bank which managed the portfolio of loans the bank has issued. Confused me a bit as other portfolio analyst positions involved managing portfolios either...
BancoMedici_II
23 weeks 46 min ago
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SFI White Paper: A Strategic Road Map for Swiss Private BanksRecent paper by Swiss Finance Institute on state of private banking in Switzerland with practical implications and recommendations. PDF available here: http://swissfinanceinstitute.com/system/tdf/WP_Ind... Abstract: This paper analyzes the industrialization processes of Swiss private banks against t...
jacobs1
03 weeks 6 hours ago
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Fixed Income Analyst in a Regional Bank's PWM/broker dealer arm?I saw a posting for a fixed income analyst at a regional bank (think 25-50B), in their wealth arm. The wealth arm has ~5B AUM and the position reports to the head of FI, who in turn reports to the CIO. It's an experienced hire role, both fundamental and relative value research. Any one have any kno...
guyfromct
03 weeks 22 hours ago
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Consulting Or Wealth management to break into AMHi guys (and girls), I have an offers with a tier 1 consulting firm and a BB PWM/Commercial banking internship. I am only a freshman (1st year UK) but my end goal is to get into AM, which internship do you think will set me up better for AM recruiting next year? ...
millitia
03 weeks 1 day ago
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Deleted thread por favor Best chicken restaurants: 1. Hattie B's 2. Roscoe's 2. Popeyes 3. Chick Fil A 4. Church's 5. Everything else 5. KFC ...
Marginal Benefit
03 weeks 1 day ago
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BlackRock Full Time 2017 DeadlineDoes anyone know when the deadline to apply for BlackRock full time positions are? There doesn't seem to be a deadline on the website. Thanks. ...
sondmon
03 weeks 1 day ago
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Meeting with a director of valuation firm. Advice?Hey everyone, I recently set up a meeting with a director of a valuation firm (met through his son). My original intent was to meet him and ask for advice and to just see where things went from there. He has since passed on my resume and informed me that the head of the valuation group and the head ...
haywood
43 weeks 2 days ago
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Series 65 helpHelp! Failed the 65 once with Training Consultants. Has anyone had success taking this darn exam??? ...
Bhawks4life9325
163 weeks 2 days ago
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Makena Capital Management vs. Walgreens Corporate Finance vs. Cardinal Health Corporate FinanceTrying to decide between these internship offers. I am interested in Investment Banking or Private Equity and want to position myself best for a top MBA program. ...
mdebl
23 weeks 4 days ago
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Makena Capital ManagementHas anyone heard of this AM shop? Would be keen to hear any knowledge and opinions. ...
Andrés
73 weeks 4 days ago
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LO shops, culture and career path?Did a short term gig at one of the long only funds and want to understand what other LO shops are like, in terms of analyst programs, particularly interested in those non major LO funds. Saw there are some 20-30bn AUM LO focused shops, what are the pos+ and negative working in those LO shops? ...
leapinglion
13 weeks 4 days ago
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Makena Capital Management Internship / Analyst ProgramFor all interested in Investment Analyst internships at Makena Capital Management in Menlo Park.......... Interview Process: In California: (1) 45 minute interview on-campus with two interviewers and questions are simple like walk me through your resume, why Asset Management, how did you hear about ...
callibsunite
03 weeks 5 days ago
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GS AM Digital InterviewHas anyone gone through this already? Just got an invite for the digital interview--it's not quite a video interview but have to record answers to questions and then submit them. Haven't gone through this before, since last year they were still doing the good old phone interviews. ...
lailadelana
13 weeks 5 days ago
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BlackRock Financial Markets Advisory QuestionsI've been searching for information on BlackRock's FMA division, excluding what is already posted on their website. Haven't been very successful at finding anything on WSO about this field. Can someone preferably with experience provide an overview of the responsibilities? How similar is to investm...
DamnStraight
34 weeks 17 hours ago
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Fidelity Equity Research - Which team to choose?Dear all, I am lucky enough to land a summer equity research offer at Fidelity International Hong Kong office. Thanks everyone for your great posts. I will be given a few sector teams to choose from. I was told by my friend that most of the attractive teams have already been chosen, so not many left...
Oscar RJ-J
34 weeks 1 day ago
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AM in Canada - Is the CFA Required?Hi, To those of you who work in AM in Canada. Is the CFA a requirement to manage money? I thought I've heard before that in order to register with the OSC (or any other province) as a Portfolio Manager and handle client money, you need the CFA designation as a proof of qualification. I can't seem t...
chunkylover33
24 weeks 1 day ago
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GSAM in HK?Does anyone have experience applying to GSAM in HK? I'm an exchange student at HKU (target I guess for Asia), who speaks no Cantonese. My Mandarin is intermediate, however, I still have a long while to go to get to business proficient. Do I have a chance at getting into GSAM HK? There's a networkin...
lailadelana
24 weeks 1 day ago
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Does an MBA really provide value for the buy side?I am in my relatively young career on the buy side as an analyst for an institutional AM. The expectation is of course to obtain a CFA during your first years. Then, to be considered for senior analyst or PM, you need to attend business school at a top 10 school. Right now the MBA just seems like th...
BondBull
224 weeks 1 day ago
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What is the career path to become a Portfolio Manager?Hi all, I'm still an undergrad and my long term goal is to be a portfolio manager of an equity fund at a company like Fidelity or T Rowe Price. What is the typical career path like to achieve this goal? I'm under the impression starting in equity research is the best bet. Does it matter if I work on...
Alpha_Addict_13
04 weeks 1 day ago
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Bridgewater Skills TestI was contacted about an Investment Associate opening at Bwater and they said that there will be a skills test. Anyone know what it is about? It's supposed to be an hour long and something I email back after receiving something. ...
InvResearchGuy
01 month 43 min ago
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fifa17sara
01 month 14 hours ago
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What does risk management division really do?Currently interning at a Asset Management group. Initially I thought they are in charge of managing portfolio and controlling the risk (either systematic or idiosyncratic risk) by adjusting the portfolio. Then I realized that they are basically a research division. Am I wrong about the duties of ris...
artistking
11 month 19 hours ago
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Interview Excel Exam...formulas??Hi Everyone, My friend currently works in PWM at a major firm as an Associate. He is basically an assistant but has learned a LOT about the industry. He has a second round interview with a global fund manager that services only institutional clients. Essentially he is making the switch from the reta...
syruha
41 month 21 hours ago
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Neuberger Berman - Junior Portfolio Manager thoughts?Hi all, I'm a trader at a reputable prop firm in Europe. My goal has always been to move into the portfolio management realm, and I was hoping somebody could shed some light on the position/compensation/exit ops of NB. Thanks ...
EuRates
71 month 3 days ago
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Regional Bank PM SalaryI'm pretty far along in the interview process for a PM position at a regional bank. I have a sense of what the salary might be, but thought I'd check here to get other opinions and ask for thoughts on what the bonus might be. Position will handle about 100 HNW and institutional clients totaling rou...
fedge
01 month 3 days ago
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Need help with career :( Hey everyone, Any advice would help me out here. I'm really lost and frustrated and could use some honest clean advice because I feel people are too afraid to give me the truth. I currently work in an insurance auditing position with a P&C insurance carrier. Despite the decent pay, I hate th...
CatnipHigh
31 month 3 days ago
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Working in FI Department/Asset MAnagement at National Central BAnkI might get job offer to work at local central bank which is ECB memeber in FI/Asset Management depratment and my questions is how tough is to work in FI market and what are exit options. ...
Tinkoff Saxo
11 month 4 days ago
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Front,Middle or Back Office Description?Hi all, Looking at making the jump from Prop trading (large UK based prop firm) into AM. Already taken the IMC (UK), and I am registered for CFA I. Looking for advice on typical career progression in AM, where a Junior Portfolio Manager sits (both in terms of comp and front/middle/back office). Any...
EuRates
01 month 5 days ago
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Currently work as a private credit analyst, what are my optionsI worked without a break for years but now I'm enjoying the fruits of my labour. "I been trying to enjoy all the fruits of my labor" Lucinda Williams, Fruits of my labor it would be the benefits you get from working. If my "labor" was a piece of homework asking me to draw a picture, the "product" wo...
wikileaks
21 month 5 days ago
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Help me out with some realistic expectations....I am a biz dev associate for a HNW planner, where can i go from here? A glorified telemarketer with hopes for a high paying future here. ...
Ex Why Zee
11 month 5 days ago
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Can CFA offset bad GPA?Simple question. Can the CFA (1-2 years out of college) and being a CFA Level III Candidate or passing all three levels of the CFA, and eventually receiving the CFA designation, can this offset a poor undergraduate GPA? I was a division 1 student athlete at a non ivy league target school, studied fi...
gridironceo
71 month 6 days ago
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Dutch asset management industry post brexit?What's the outlook like in the Dutch Asset Management industry post brexit? I recently read some articles about some top buy-side firms based in London looking for real estate in Amsterdam. Is there an influx of firms in to the market or are things just the same? On a totally different note, is the...
hemaka
01 month 1 week ago
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Interview Questions HelpI'm currently about to partake in an AM interview, what questions should I expect? What should I go in knowing? Thank you. ...
rrive113
21 month 1 week ago
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BondBull
01 month 1 week ago
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Amount of time spent analyzing a company?A quick question to buy-side research analysts... On average, how long would you say it takes to identify an attractive stock to pitch as a possible long or short idea? How much time do you spend evaluating a company before you move on to the next one? Really just wondering how an analyst allocates ...
Dreizzy
81 month 1 week ago
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How can AM survive the move to passive indexing..Almost everyone young i know avoid funds with huge costs. They only go for passive or very low cost funds. This makes me wonder if AM can really survive (over a generation), if the younger people keep moving towards low-cost choices. Obviously if you are a complete baller and getting 30%> per yea...
eric.sears.1985
171 month 1 week ago
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Gideon Strategic Partners, a legitimate firm or another marketing scheme? While browsing for summer internships on craigslist (I'm a freshman) I came across an ad for a intern position at Gideon Strategic Partners. At first everything about the company seemed fine. They have a well put together website and have a variety of different divisions within the company. Upon fur...
354231
11 month 1 week ago
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2016 Summer Intern Return OffersHeard this year was pretty brutal industry-wide, where many interns didn't get return offers for full time. How bad was it? ...
wizpro
11 month 1 week ago
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Portfolio Analyst InterivewI am preparing for a series of interviews for a Portfolio Analyst position. What type of questions can I expect? Any further advice is appreciated. ...
Thenewguy04
11 month 1 week ago
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Capital Group - what sets them apart?Hi all, Was just wondering if you guys have any knowledge on what really sets Capital Group apart (in both a positive and negative way) from other funds? I know it is a long-only fund with big scale (+$1.3tn AUM) but in terms of maybe investment philosophy (or indeed anything else), what makes them...
FellowMonkey
11 month 1 week ago
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Crazy tech valuations and the death of value investingWhat do you guys think the crazy prices of tech stocks as of late? Twilio for example IPO'd at around 15 and traded as high as $63, even the company has little if no earnings yet. To that part, to what extent do you think that value investing has become less and less relevant in today's market? All...
millitia
81 month 2 weeks ago
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Would you buy Eurozone Banks right now?Hey everyone out there, I wanted to start posting and discussing market views in this forum because some of the best insight I have ever read has come from this forum and I want to begin giving back. The first view I have is that Eurozone banks are a great buy right now. Their shiller P/E's are hist...
jarjarthinks
431 month 2 weeks ago
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Has anyone heard of Brightline Capital?Per the subject line, wanted to see if anyone here has worked for / heard of Brightline capital. Beyond the most basic of information (special situations value fund), I haven't been able to find much about it. Any incremental color / info would be much appreciated. Thanks! ...
Braininajar
01 month 2 weeks ago
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Burke
11 month 2 weeks ago
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Is it possible to get a European/Asian job straight out of university from Australia?Is it possible to go to University in Australia then go straight to Europe/Asia for a job? Or do AM firms more look for local candidates ...
Wolfofgeorgestreet
01 month 2 weeks ago
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Investment Talent Programme NBIMAnyone with experience or knowledge about the Norges Bank Investment Managements graduate program, Investment Talent Programme? I am considering applying but have heard that the program is really bad, is that true, anyone? Read a link from previous years on this forum, just wondering if there is som...
Vilanus
41 month 2 weeks ago
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Odd question for PWM/AM professionalsHey guys, A family member of mine is looking for esoteric financing (an asset based loan against an precious stone). My gut tells me that this type of alternative financing is only available through an AM / PWM. The purpose of the loan would be to fund other short term business liquidity needs. Does...
armada777
21 month 2 weeks ago
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Prefered Reading MaterialsHello fellow nerds, I'm getting ready to start working as an associate PM at a regional bank. I'm pretty excited about the position; but I realized that none of my leisurely reading ever directly talks about portfolio management. I'm looking for any of your personal favorite books in portfolio mana...
FailedMusician
41 month 2 weeks ago
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Passed CFA Level 3 vs. CFA Charterholder for Hiring PurposesJust curious if for employers there is a definite difference between "Passed CFA Level 3" and "CFA Charterholder". I ask because I want to know if the minimum work experience requirement is not met would a jump to HF be possible in coming years after passing level 3, and, like most monkeys, just try...
eltoro454
51 month 2 weeks ago
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North American Asset Management SalaryHello guys, soon I am expecting to negotiate my salary in one of the Canadian asset management firms and I am looking for some ballpark estimate of what should I ask for. The shop is around $20B AUM, with like 20 people in the investment team, the firm is investing in equities. My background is some...
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Fixed Income Portfolio Analyst Comp/ProgressionDoes anyone have insight into the comp/progression of a fixed income portfolio analyst (not research) at a top mutual fund (T-Rowe/Wellington). What does comp start out at as and how does it progress with years of experience. ...
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Asset Management Advisorsasset management firms employ certified and competent Asset Management advisors who make it easier for companies to manage their assets. Asset management advisors are equipped with the needed skills, knowledge, expertise and connections to manage a company's assets to make these assets manageable fo...
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