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What is the worst case scenario for IMWhat do you guys think is the worst case scenario for investment management over the next decade or so? There's a lot of talk about eliminating the capital gains tax, so that cap gains would get taxed at ordinary income rates. Would this completely kill the business model/ bonus prospects at most ...
jankynoname
79 months 2 weeks ago
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Series 63/65So I think I'm going to take the series 63+65. Any advice/suggestions? Which should i take first?Good study guides? ...
Prim.er.ate
69 months 2 weeks ago
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Offer on the table - your thoughts?Hey guys, Long time lurker, first time poster. I recently went through an interview process at a reputable alternative AM and have been successful in securing an offer. Associate level role within their direct lending team, mainly focused around monitoring and general portfolio management/reporting ...
I do it for the Porsche
59 months 2 weeks ago
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Is AM Recruiting only in Fall?Is AM recruiting only in the fall? Having a difficult time given the ultracompetitive nature of the positions and am worried if I don't get a job by December I'm SOL. ...
eltoro454
19 months 2 weeks ago
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UBS Superday adviceHello WSOers, I have scored a superday with UBS wealth and was wondering if you guys had any superday experience insights to add to how I am prepping. I am putting together 5 work challenges stories, nailing my two minute 'about me' speech, keeping updated with the markets, and using a guide from sc...
dkim1984
09 months 2 weeks ago
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BlackRock - Alternatives (BAI)Any thoughts about this group? How is their reputation? Comp/exit opps/skills? BAI vs PMG/FMG/PAG? European openings are in London and Zurich. It is under Investments umbrella. Short description: ABOUT: The BlackRock Alternative Investors (BAI) team is responsible for strategic planning and oversigh...
animalz
29 months 2 weeks ago
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Buy-side to Private WealthHi all, New to WSO boards but here looking for some insight. I've spent 7 years on the buy-side at a L/S equity HF and considering a switch to Private Wealth through a family connection who has been in the business a long time. Not sure what to expect from the role, comp, potential challenges I may...
mbl120
09 months 2 weeks ago
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Point72 Academy’s Summer Analyst programSteve Cohen's hedge fund Point72 Asset Management is looking for rising college seniors for their summer analyst program. This is a new initiative that is an attractive alternative for traditional summer analyst programs that Wall Street banks offer. Applicants can apply for the program via Point72'...
Blockbuster
49 months 2 weeks ago
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Buy-side Analyst to Private Bank Wealth Management (CFA charterholder)Hey guys, Background: I've been in Asset Management for ~7 years now (worked my way up from junior generalist to analyst with sector coverage after obtaining the CFA Charter). I wanted to see if anyone here has intimate knowledge of the investment Councillor career stream for Private High net Worth...
M.
89 months 2 weeks ago
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PIMCO Product Analyst InterviewHello: Friday, I have my first interview with PIMCO for their product analyst position (phone interview). I was wondering about the types of questions they ask, and how I should prepare for these questions. Cannot find a detailed discussion on this issue here. Thanks! ...
keep_running
59 months 2 weeks ago
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I have an upcoming interview for a senior investment analyst position with $6B+ trust which will feature a case study, how sI am currently a second year IB analyst at a well-known MM bank. Through a headhunter, I learned about an Investment Analyst position with a $5B+ trust benefiting a well-known non-profit organization. The trust primarily invests in various investment funds, rather than direct investments. The headhu...
Pocket_Hercules
39 months 2 weeks ago
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Stock Pitch - Biotech?I am prepping for an upcoming interview in PB and wanted to have a stock pitch ready. I've been researching a particular stock in the biotech industry but knowing how this industry has plummeted significantly recently with the case of the Fed and volatility of the markets, I am now doubting pitchin...
M.M.S.
19 months 3 weeks ago
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Bill Gross Investment Outlook May 2010...Awesomehttp://www.pimco.com/LeftNav/Featured+Market+Comme... ...
HolyShirtsAndPants
19 months 3 weeks ago
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AM vs HF: The Business of Our BusinessHedge funds get all the glory... and now they're even going to get all the press, courtesy of the JOBS Act, and I'm more than excited to see who thinks they actually need to advertise to bring in the flows. However, while a hedge fund is structured to make one man insanely rich and a few others rel...
BlackHat
709 months 3 weeks ago
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Primer or Initiation: Asset Management IndustryI'm looking for something like this from other equity research analysts. Happy to trade other primers or valuation reference books. Here's are examples of what I'm looking for:http://www.docstoc.com/docs/144466372/Initiation-o... http://www.docin.com/p-97874578.html http://www.borsaitaliana.it/bitA...
Kerchak
29 months 3 weeks ago
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Assistant Portfolio Manager?Lately, I've seen some job offers with this position. Anybody knows what kind of job is this? is it a "junior PM" role or some kind of execution job where you just implement what the PMs say but you don't do any kind of research or idea generation? Thanks in advance ...
Tximu
69 months 3 weeks ago
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GSAM I just interned at GSAM and have an offer to return full time. What do people think of GSAM? Thanks. ...
sviralam
29 months 3 weeks ago
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Putnam Investments Equity AssociateHi everyone, I recently found out I have an upcoming first round interview with Putnam for their Equity Associate entry level role. I am very excited for this opportunity, as I am most interested in buyside equity research, and I was hoping some of you fellow monkeys might have some insight into wha...
targetkid142
129 months 3 weeks ago
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Asset Management vs. Equity ResearchIf the ultimate goal is to be a PM, which path should one take when starting right out of undergrad? Post MBA? What are the differences in their career progression? And how do the tasks differ as an entry level employee? ...
Y2A
159 months 3 weeks ago
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Lord Abbett & Co.Hello everyone, Has anyone here heard of Lord Abbett & Co.? What do you think of the firm in terms of the usual (reputation, exit opportunities, pay, work/life balance, etc.?) Are these Glassdoor reviews still accurate? Thanks in advance. ...
XittAtt
49 months 3 weeks ago
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Competitiveness of full-time recruitingHi, hopefully someone can shed some light on this. I'm wondering how many spots there usually are for entry-level roles in the big asset managers, particularly BlackRock. I know BlackRock has a sizable internship program, and I didn't intern there, so I'm pretty stressed about my chances for full-ti...
purple_diamonds
29 months 3 weeks ago
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Credit Research Analyst Q&AI'm hoping someone with relevant experience can help me with some questions. If so, please PM me. ...
anonymous0520
49 months 3 weeks ago
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Goldman Sachs Summer Financial Analyst ProgramHey Everyone, So recently I had a phone interview for this position within their investment management division. Very general questions for the first one (why GS, why finance, why city). I did well enough and was pushed to second rounds in the winter. I was just curious if anyone has been through...
Gronk
19 months 3 weeks ago
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F-1 Sponsorship among AM 1st year FT programs?Hi, I'm a senior international student from a midwest LAC. I've been trying to break into the finance world despite the disadvantage of being away from the center (NYC, Boston, etc.) and few alumni connections. Had developed an interest in AM at an early stage -- Math/Econ double major, above 3.7 cu...
nero2351
09 months 4 weeks ago
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AM Buyside Equity Research Analyst AdviceHi! I'm looking to move from BB IB -> large name AM (think BlackRock/GSAM/JPM AM) in their buyside equity research positions. What are approx salaries at in this position at these firms? At the analyst level and +5 years, +10 years, +20 years etc. How closely are they tied to performance? Any oth...
RachelF
19 months 4 weeks ago
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Internal Wholesaler Interview --- Will Chase QuickPay for an existing External's timeWSO community, I have a final interview coming up for internal wholesaler at a big Asset Management firm and need help to clinch the job. I need to role play a cold call on a FA office and a follow up on a FA office after an external's visit. I am looking for any external wholesaler's on this site w...
Chasing Alpha
09 months 4 weeks ago
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State Street Global Advisors Summer Internship?Has anyone completed a summer internship at SSGA? I am looking for any advice/reviews/opinions on the experience. They have different programs but I am unsure if you apply for a specific one or if they place you randomly. Any comments on the internship will be appreciated. ...
capatan21
010 months 1 day ago
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Insurance Company Investment DivisionWanted to start a new thread on investment management arms of insurance companies since posts on the topic are scarce. I'm sure some of you work at such shops and could share your experiences and perhaps insights on career progression, compensation, interviewing, whatever comes to mind..... About m...
HLT
1210 months 1 day ago
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Has anyone ever heard of/know anything about Consultant Relations?Scheduled to speak with someone about at a bulge bracket bank about an analyst position in their Investment Management Consultant Relations department. From what I understand so far, it seems like a support function for an extended period of time, with an opportunity to pick up sales responsibility ...
Cho K.
510 months 1 day ago
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JPM Investment Management Full Time Analyst 2015 - US Equities Large Cap ValueHas anyone who interviewed with them heard back yet? It's been 6 weeks already for me. ...
jzdawg
510 months 1 day ago
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Reasons to Switch from IB to HF/AMHi all, I wanted to create a thread, (apologies if one exists already, in that case happy if you point me towards it) on people's experience with making the switch from IB to HF/AM. I have some of my own views as to why a possible switch would make sense, but wanted to see if I am in-line/totally of...
hmmsk
310 months 2 days ago
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Eaton Vance ER Interview?Title pretty much says it. I have an upcoming interview with Eaton Vance for full-time ER and was curious if anyone has interviewed with them. WSO Company Database was pretty weak on EV. Posting in Asset Management because it is buyside. ...
eltoro454
110 months 2 days ago
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NISA Investment Advisors 2.0Searched WSO for information on NISA and there were only two limited threads. I know the basics (primarily fixed income, large institutional clients, interview information from Glassdoor) but would like to hear any candid input the community as as well. Whether it be pay/culture/career path etc (Gla...
LeChiffre
110 months 3 days ago
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Prepping for a Structured Products Analyst Interview @ Insurance Co.Hello Fellow Monkeys, I have an interview coming up in the IM arm of a major insurance company for an analyst position covering Global Structured Products. I have a general familiarity with ABS, but am by no means an expert and could use some advice on what to expect from the interview. Does anyone ...
johnthainsplumber
010 months 3 days ago
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UK Careers - List of Asset Managers Given that the majority of the conversations on this forum are about the US, I was thinking of starting a topic specific for UK, London based asset management firms. I am not only interested in the big names, but also in small UK based asset managers that have a star analyst or PM, which you can le...
MrQuatze
110 months 4 days ago
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How to stick out to wealth management firm?College sophomore looking to land an internship in boutique wealth management firm this summer: What could I do to stand out to firm other than send in personal credentials? You hear about individuals sending companies reports/portfolios of a certain criteria to help them stand out/get noticed - wha...
donaldtrumplightweight
010 months 5 days ago
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Goldman Sachs QIS InterviewHave first round coming up with GS Quantitiative Investment Strategies group within IMD. Does anyone know what kind of questions to expect? Can't find much online about this ...
quant314
2110 months 5 days ago
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Price of Insituttional/Hedge Fund TA ToolsHello! I wonder if you knwo what is the price of the monthly subscription of the technical analysis tools used most frequently in the hedge fund industry. For example here is the list from the recent Technical Analyst Awards: Best Independent Research House for FX Finalists: BBSP * FuturesTechs * Ma...
dave777
410 months 6 days ago
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Insurance Company AM entry-level compensationHey guys, Does anyone here know the typical 1st year compensation for the AM branch of a major insurance company (+300 bn AUM). It's in Boston. I know that companies like Fidelity, Putnam, Wellington, give a base of $60-70k, a potential signing bonus and cash bonus, but I know that those are some of...
Ashley_Schaeffer
410 months 6 days ago
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anthony11
1310 months 6 days ago
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From finance division to IMD This opportunity came up for a finance division Internship at a top bank. I was just wondering which group would be best to work for where I would get the most exposure/networking/knowledge to the investment management division. ...
justaguyfromthatplace
110 months 6 days ago
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Fixed Income Credit Research interview coming up...HELP!Hello all. I usually just lurk these forums without posting, but today I need some help. I've got an upcoming fixed income research analyst position coming up, I'm in college so this will be an entry level position. It is with a very large firm with high AUM. The dilemma is, I don't have any backgro...
AspiringInvestor
210 months 1 week ago
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Multi-Asset StrategiesDoes anyone know what the Multi-Asset Strategies team at BlackRock does? It pretty much mentions every asset class in the description (below) - how deep does the analysis get? For example, would you actually do in-depth equity analysis? Do you actually engage in HF/PE strategies or is it a FoF thing...
21
110 months 1 week ago
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How to break into London?I am currently a Fixed income portfolio manager at a continental Europe asset manager. Currently my team has 8 billion euros in AUM mainly investing in sovereign bonds and SSAs (the firm as a whole manages 80 billion). I have 2.5 years of experience and passed the three levels of the CFA Program. T...
Tximu
010 months 1 week ago
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Finding a recruiter for DB in the SF bay areaHello everyone. I asked this question in the wrong subforum and got a bunch of monkey shits so hopefully this will be the right section. I'm about to submit an application for Deutsche Bank asset and Wealth management full time in San Francisco but can only find recruiters for that in NY. Can someon...
IBcurious2
210 months 1 week ago
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How to break into Asset ManagementBackstory: got an offer for Controller at a BB, rejected it due to family issues. Have a Bachelors and Masters in Accounting. Just got my CPA and plan to start studying for the FINRA Series Exams that dont require sponsorship. I am asking you guys, well since you work in it, what would be the best w...
Kylend
510 months 1 week ago
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What does BlackRock call their PMG arm now?Hi everyone, I was doing research on BlackRock and found some pretty good information on PMG. However, as I was looking on their official website, I couldn't find anything about the group: https://blackrock.tal.net/vx/candidate/jobboard/va... If anyone can take a quick look at the link and let me kn...
Teller
110 months 1 week ago
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Jr Buyside Analyst SalaryHey guys, Going through the interview process with a few boutique shops ($5-$10B AUM) in Toronto and want to have a general idea if/when salary comes up. Does $45-50k base with $10-15k bonus sound reasonable? I just want to be in the ballpark if the subject comes up. I've been working in wealth mana...
JT.Marlin
810 months 1 week ago
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Trader/Analyst for government money managerWhat is the typical career progression (and possible exit opps) for the following type of position: several billion dollar asset management firm that manages money for gov't and non-profits Role - Researching investment opportunities and performing trades under portfolio manager Tradeable securit...
SFGIANT
310 months 1 week ago
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BlackRock - Which Groups Recruit for Undergrads?Hello: I am applying to BlackRock (full time analyst), but I hear certain groups do not take undergrads. However, I am unable to find which groups are more likely to take undergrads over graduate students. Does anyone here know which divisions within BlackRock recruit undergrads more than graduate ...
keep_running
210 months 1 week ago
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Ashley_Schaeffer
410 months 1 week ago
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equity research: mutual fund vs HFsBefore posting I tried to read as much as possible on the topic (and, to this regard, there was a post from @BlackHat which was incredibly useful and Comprehensive) but I still feel somewhat confused as to the real differences (PM route aside): here I am referring to Europe (NOT the US): 1) the wor...
kent02
110 months 2 weeks ago
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How much can AM MDs make?I came across this WSJ article (linked below) on a PIMCO MD, showing his Aspen mansion with Picasso's on the walls. I knew these guys made big money, but I didn't think they made Picasso-buying money. How much do you think top MDs at AM shops like PIMCO can make?http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB1000...
Sealberg
310 months 2 weeks ago
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Looking (discretely) for a FT in AMEdited: Thanks everybody for the answers. I might be paranoiac, but I prefer to delete the original post to avoid any troubles in the future. Thanks again! ...
Walter White
810 months 2 weeks ago
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Day in the life of a fixed-income analyst?I once worked in Asset Management, but most of my debt research was very high-level, as we focused much more on equity plays. I have an interview for a position in fixed-income research now and so I basically want to know a typical "day in the life" story if any of you have experience. Also curious ...
anonymous0520
210 months 2 weeks ago
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CalPERS Head of PE Doesn't Know How PE Workshttp://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2015/08/calpers-sta... Quite the interesting read. This is astounding to me. Jelincic returns to his 2005 vintage fund example. The facts he pulls from it are simple: 1.5% management fee, so that with CalPERS' commitment amount, the annual management fee should be $18...
Ace Rothstein
010 months 2 weeks ago
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How to choose the right Internal Wholesaler for Career Growth?Hello, I've worked in financial services for almost 8 years in various sales support and relationship management roles. I'm looking to take the leap into direct sales and get away from salary. (I'm looking to replace about 80k in income). At this point, I have interviewed with several funds families...
pdm
210 months 3 weeks ago
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Moving From working a Software Engineer to Working in operations at an Asset Management FundI am a 26 year old computer scientist. i currently work as a software engineer/ consultant at s software firm at the city,London. My team produces software for fixed income assets divisions of investment banks. I just received an offer to join an assent management company as a member of the operati...
Silent_Billionaire
110 months 3 weeks ago
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T Rowe Price email format? (SB)Anyone know the email format of T Rowe Price? I'll give a free SB. Thanks a ton! ...
wanttobreakin111
210 months 3 weeks ago
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CFA and Exit Opps for Long Only I am starting at a 200B+ AUM long only firm as a buy side equity research analyst out of undergrad. Should I be looking into a CFA or focusing more on recruiting? I'm thinking about possibly joining a L/S (due to background) or event driven fund. What are the names I should be looking into? ...
johndoe92
810 months 3 weeks ago
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Why do mutual funds suck? And why are people still investing in them?Mutual funds as an aggregate seem to have poor performance. Most can't beat the index in the long-run and lose to ETFs. And they still charge ridiculous fees. So what are they doing wrong? Why do hedge funds and other investment vehicles outperform mutual funds so greatly? And if this is the case, ...
chimpanzee
4010 months 3 weeks ago
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Books/Primers for Incoming Fixed Income AnalystHey WSO, I'll be starting as as a fixed income analyst at a major AM firm (Fidelity, Vanguard, PIMCO etc.) in the next month in their Investment Grade team and was wondering if any WSO monkeys had some reading suggestions to help me prepare for the job. I've been reading Fabozzi's Handbook of Fixed ...
mogel
410 months 3 weeks ago
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FINALLY headed to work in FO After my career started in BO and MO roles for ~3.5 years I finally received the offer for a FO role. (granted I move like 20 feet away given the size of my company). I will be supporting the PMs/Analysts in various capacities, whether helping on research, or re-balancing and other account trading...
cubsfanatic8228
3211 months 20 hours ago
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BlackRock SalariesDoes anyone know if BlackRock raised their salaries for 2016 analysts? If so what is it? ...
terraincognito1492
211 months 21 hours ago
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Manager of Mangers/ Public Investments at FoundationHi WSO, I have interviews coming up for a position on a Public Investments team of a Foundation - they are a Manager of Managers, selecting managers internationally and investing in mostly equities - as I have never worked in MoM/Public Investments before, I am basically starting my preparation from...
azuj10
211 months 2 days ago
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Responding to RecruiterI was contacted by a recruiter recently looking to fill a position. They're from a bigger company in AM. I'm not interested in the job the recruiter approached about (mainly because it's not the role I want). But I also want to keep good relations since I'm relatively junior and the industry within ...
blackjack21
111 months 4 days ago
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Phd Finance vs Phd Computer Science vs Quant JobHello everyone!!! I'm new to this and the discussion has already been beaten to death before or in other places. However, I'd like to hear some more recent opinion. The time is almost up for me to answer to a job offer I got. It's from a top quant shop where I interned this summer. I don't want to t...
ncf
311 months 5 days ago
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Entry-level AM/IM roles in Boston/New YorkI'm a rising senior at a non-target school in Boston with a pretty bad GPA (3.1). I'm Econ/Business, and I have a lot of interning experience, as my school has 6-month internships. I have two experiences in back office/IT at AM firms/divisions, but my current experience is in an AM role with a pre...
Ashley_Schaeffer
211 months 5 days ago
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Local Office vs. Big City (JPMHey guys, I heard from a reputable friend that at JPM the internships for PWM or PB are just as good (and less competitive) in a local office as compared to a big city office (NYC, DC, etc.). Will working in a local office (instead of a big city office) for an internship make it more difficult to l...
wmkid1
411 months 5 days ago
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Product Management/Marketing?Does anyone have any information on the career path/transitioning to or from these types of roles? I found a few old posts on here related to them, but for the most part they appear to be fairly inconsistent. From what I could gather, they are more on the client facing and sales/marketing side of th...
Frosty Jack
311 months 6 days ago
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Decoding TYG's income tax explanationCould someone help me with TYG's explanation of their decrease in DTL? "During [2Q15], the fund's deferred tax liability decreased by $35MM to $912MM, primarily as a result of the decline in value of its investment portfolio." My understanding is that DTL's are created when GAAP taxes exceed IRS ta...
dkim1984
011 months 1 week ago
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Boutique Asset Management Firm RecruitmentHello everyone, Are you aware of any boutique asset management firms or ER departments that hire directly out of undergrad? Much appreciated! ...
XittAtt
111 months 1 week ago
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Is there a free source of fundamentals that I can extract from with excel?I'm trying to create a stock screener; but I am building it from scratch, and it requires a lot of fundamental data. Does anyone know where/how I can extract specific line items off a companies financials without factset/bloomberg/etc? So far the only thing I can think of is extracting all the data...
dkim1984
311 months 1 week ago
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Pimco Internal SalesHi can anybody shed some light on the Internal Sales position at PIMCO? ...
theL
411 months 2 weeks ago
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Big 4 Actuarial Internship for Asset Management Grad SchemeHi Guys, Just wanted to know how the big asset managers/ Asset Management divisions in the BB look at people that did big 4 actuarial internships? Should I bother applying, realistically? Thanks ...
M-Justice
411 months 2 weeks ago
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Portfolio Allocation - BondsHelping a relative who will retire in ~10 years. How do you guys think about bonds these days? Do the traditional allocation ratios for equities/bond hold in an environment where rates are low as they will be? ...
eja456
711 months 2 weeks ago
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State Street Asset ServicesHi guys, Do you know anyone or have you worked in the Asset Servicing division at State Street? I have a offer from the organisation where I am responsible for servicing clients' related inquiries. Gimme your opinion. Is it really a dead end job at State Street? ...
BeyondtheMoon
011 months 2 weeks ago
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Career Advancement for Service Associate?If you've been working on a planning team working with clients / transferring funds / placing trades, what other career options do you have if you're licensed / pursuing a CFP designation? Is the only way to break out to go to a firm and try building your own book? How do you transition from a stabl...
alwaysremember
111 months 2 weeks ago
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Waterfall Asset Management - anyone heard of it?Looks like they do a lot of Asset back securities stuff and loan purchases. Anyone know anything about them? Thanks! ...
yeasko
011 months 2 weeks ago
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Advice on Summer Internship OptionsHello everyone, I'm a rising sophomore at a northeast semi-target. This summer I worked at a small local financial advisory firm, and next summer I am considering using a family connection to intern in PWM at UBS. Would this help in hopefully getting an AM internship junior-senior year summer? Any f...
duff1111
111 months 2 weeks ago
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GSAM TPD Does anyone have any color on Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM)'s Third Party Distribution (TPD) group, based in Chicago? Any color on what they do? Interview reccs? Exit opps? Hours? Salary? Thank you, Phil ...
DoYouLikePhilCollins
011 months 3 weeks ago
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Transitioning from Operations to Asset Management I'm a recent finance graduate. I'm seeking to transition to a more analytical role from operations. I'm enrolled in the CFA and will be doing some self-studying in terms of market knowledge, modelling etc. Aside from networking, how can I distinguish myself to potential employers? Is there a recomm...
free_spirit
011 months 3 weeks ago
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Summer internships in AMHi I would like to know how the recruitment process is in AM for summer (I am interested in London) and what typical part of interns get a FT offer after the summer ...
Mc5501
011 months 3 weeks ago
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Rev Repo-Mexican BolsaSo I'm cozy with "America's Markets", but lately I've been seeing allot of repo, reverse-repo, and hyper-repo activity of u.s. securities in the Mexican Exchange. Whats the purpose of this? Any ideas? ...
Derek0908
011 months 3 weeks ago
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Most sophisticated fund-of-funds? What are some of the most sophisticated fund-of-funds out there in terms of the rigor of their approach towards evaluating managers? Some that come to mind are BAAM, PAAMCO, Mesirow, KKR Prisma, and Magnitude. Any others? ...
MBAGrad2015
211 months 3 weeks ago
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First year associate base salary - BB and BlackRock?I wanted to know what the first year base should be for the different firms (and generally across different LOBs) for a first year associate with three years of work experience under their belt (Class of 2012)? BlackRock says it is $90k with ~$25k in bonuses (from a marketing business management st...
Splintercell
111 months 3 weeks ago
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Clearbridge InvestmentsAnyone know much about this firm? Reputation on the street? Well known PMs? ...
IncomingMBA
111 months 3 weeks ago
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Starting off on the sellside research vs buyside (with long run buyside aspirations) - Help NeededSo this summer I'll be applying for full time positions as a London based grad at a top target university. Will be applying primarily for fixed income functions at BBs and top asset managers. I would like to work buyside eventually but straight out of uni sellside research seems pretty attractive gi...
androidparagon
411 months 4 weeks ago
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JPM Investor Services Sales vs. BlackRock Marketing Business Management (Princeton) - associate levelI am interested in breaking into portfolio management and I currently live in NJ. I commute into the city and was wondering which position would be best for me. Is it easy to switch roles within a year or so at BlackRock? How much do first year associates in the Global Marketing and Communications ...
Herty
011 months 4 weeks ago
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Mirae Asset Financial Group Just curious if anyone has any insight on Mirae Asset Financial Group in NYC. I know they are pretty resepected in China, but what is there presence in the U.S.? Any one know about salary, experience, exit opps, culture, etc? Thanks! ...
DoYouLikePhilCollins
011 months 4 weeks ago
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Total investment dollarsKind of a broad question - What are the largest sources of investment dollars and what is the total value of investable securities? Some quick googling came up with total worldwide equities market cap ~$52 trillion, pensions having ~$15 trillion total assets (not just equities) and insurance compan...
LongandShortofit
411 months 4 weeks ago
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What is a realistic goal as a career switcher to AM post MBA?I'm trying to break into Equity research and eventually the buyside. What are realistic options coming from an MBA program in the 5-20 range? I've been told to forget about buyside initially so what would be a stepping stone ? I've heard Investment banking, ER sellside, or a trading desk are good o...
greekmyth
312 months 5 hours ago
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What positions in AM have these qualities?Is there a role that combines my background well with my strengths? - I want to build upon and apply my technical skills in SQL, VBA, databases, FactSet, Bloomberg, other programming, etc. - I recently took the CFA level 3 and also have an MBA in Finance - I have an engineering undergraduate degree,...
mblai
412 months 4 days ago
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[Advice Needed] Senior Interested In The Asset Management FieldHi, I am a current rising senior studying Math and Econ. I am currently working at an Asset Management company that specializes in the insurance industry (both P & C and Life & Health). I am not in the asset management team though; I am working in their insurance research team where we forec...
rorror45
11 year 13 hours ago
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Merill Lynch Financial Advisor ProgramWhat is everyone's thoughts on this 43 month development program? You're supposed to pass all your series exams and get your CFA by the end of it. I am assuming you can start you own book day 1 of the program? Is it the best and fastest way to start your own book? Pros/Cons? ...
Ion26
11 year 13 hours ago

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