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WSO Hall of Fame: Trading ForumThe Wall Street Oasis Trading Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best discussions on the trading 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 navigate here. ...
WallStreetOasis.com
13 weeks 1 day ago
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First Superday This WeekI have my first superday ever for S&T at a BB this week. I don't really have any idea what to expect-- can any monkeys give me some general tips about superdays, and maybe some stuff I should definitely know for S&T interviews? ...
buysidebandit
222 min 3 sec ago
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Free Forex Trading with $50 - Global-Forex PromotionFree Forex Trading with $50 1. Dates: 2016. 09. 26 ~ 10. 07 2. Condition: Anyone with a real account 3. Rules: Trade with the no deposit bonus of $50 No hidden terms or conditions. 1:100 leverage. 4. Benefits: Any profits made other than the no deposit bonus of $50 can be withdrawn anytime (withdraw...
JesseChung
13 hours 12 min ago
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Prop trader to PM-track role at asset managerHey guys, I have been working at a reputable Chicago prop trading firm for the past 3 years and I'm ready for a change. I have been a good trader and I like what I do here but would like to manage portfolios and learn how to trade different strategies and in longer time frames. I have my CFA levels ...
ChiCityBlaze
73 hours 24 min ago
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Just learned I have a 1st round for a BP trading internship. It's tomorrow afternoon. What should I expect?I have the WSO Technical & Behavioral Guides (albeit older copies). How would this interview differ from any other S&T 1st rounds? Is it any different because it's for energy trading as opposed to general financial S&T? As a finance major as opposed to energy, business, and finance major...
JYF
88 hours 31 min ago
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I Want to get into trading but I don't know where to startHi Everybody, I want to get into trading, but don't know where to start. I majored in Economics and Business, but in my country you don't study financial markets in depth. I've been interested in trading since my first year at college. I currently work in consumer banking but my goal is to work in a...
aech11
012 hours 26 min ago
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Flow Traders Final Round Case StudyHi, I'm currently interviewing for a position as a junior trader at Flow Traders. From what I've read online through glassdoor, the final round is has a case study. Does anyone have any tips about what to expect or how to prepare? Thanks! ...
Cnell
117 hours 59 min ago
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John C Hull Further QuestionsI am currently in the first year of my Master's Program and want to land, if possible, a summer internship in Sales/Trading. For that reason I started reading Hull's book on Options, Futures and Derivatives. I'm also solving all the questions present at the back of each chapter. What I want to ask ...
Chandrajoy-Sarkar
01 day 2 hours ago
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About Global-ForexA company is getting attention from the clients as online international broker that provides various trading services. Global-Forex is global financial service company which was established by a team with many Forex experts and experienced software engineers in 2010. Through MT4 platform which prov...
JesseChung
11 day 3 hours ago
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[100% Deposit BONUS] Global-Forex* 100% of deposit bonus * All the deposits and profits made are withdrawable - Conditions: lots corresponding to the 50% of the USD deposit must be traded. ex) $10,000 deposit: [$10,000 (deposit) + $10,000 (bonus) = $20,000 (amount available for trading)] When the conditions are met (Traded 5,000...
JesseChung
01 day 5 hours ago
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Anybody recently take the Series 7? Kaplan?Is the Kaplan Q bank recognized as being traditionally harder than the exam? I am scoring 82, 71, and 68 on the exams thus far and they seem to be a bit challenging. Anyone who has recently taken the 7 out there? ...
srj62
91 day 13 hours ago
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Voice Brokered Interest Rate Options and FuturesI support a rates option trader who still does voice execution. While he does do alot of more trading electronically, he does a decent amount of volume via brokers. Currently, the only way to get the brokered trades into our risk is by having the broker send an excel recap whereby we put the informa...
moneyneversleeps88
21 day 13 hours ago
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What do you think about day traders? What's your impression of them? Any current / former day traders that can offer up some insight into their experience? ...
stocktrader
1682 days 1 hour ago
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Global-Forex Information Session on Manager Position.Hello, We are pleased to inform you that our LIVE broadcasting session have started today. You can see the recorded videos in the website. Please sign up before joining our academy session. To know how to visit our LIVE Broadcasting section, message me! ...
JesseChung
02 days 4 hours ago
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HFT CompensationWhat does trader / algo. dev. compensation at a top HFT firm such as Hudson River look like 5 years out? ...
AlgoTrader
62 days 8 hours ago
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Wells Fargo Buying Opportunity?? Wells Fargo has declined over 10% in the last month. Buffet isn't commenting on the situation till November. John Stumpf took his beating from congress. The fines only account for 3% of the company's last quarter earnings. Buying opportunity or to many unknowns? ...
dstech1
42 days 12 hours ago
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Roles/Opportunities of Quant Researchers vs. Quant TradersHey, I've been looking at the job openings listed on a bunch of prop shops/quant focused hedge funds, and it seems like there's a ton of nonstandardized job titles/descriptions that make things confusing. At some there will only be quant researchers, at others there will be roles for researchers and...
uvastudent
22 days 12 hours ago
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Fundamental vs Technical Analysis (which is better?)I know there is not a concrete answer to which type of analysis is better. But which would you defend? Do you find that one is better for certain types of industries and/or companies than others? Obviously technical is not really possible for companies in the emerging stages, but other than that, wh...
ajnngm
12 days 15 hours ago
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Sales and Trading to Hedge Fund/ 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
23 days 4 hours ago
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<Global FOREX Online Manager Recruitment>GlobalPartner is recruiting the managers who will work with us. WE, TODAY, INVEST ON TOMORROW We are recruiting diligent and passionate individuals who will lead the future. Professional and capable individuals tomorrow shall be with GlobalPartner. We desire your support! > Corporation Introducti...
JesseChung
03 days 5 hours ago
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Goldman Sachs 1st round interview, S&T FT I have a online interview through HireVue with Goldman this week. The position is for Commodities Sales and Trading. Anyone have any recommendations or advice on how to prepare? ...
dstech1
03 days 10 hours ago
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Energy Trading 101: The Crack SpreadGood afternoon, monkeys. Listen: A crude and natural gas midstream firm like MarkWest Energy Partners and an oil refinery in the middle of Alabama will have different price exposures, and thus require different hedges to protect themselves in the event of future uncertainty. While not everyone i...
CaR
223 days 11 hours ago
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How real is the threat of RoboAdvisors and trading algorithms?For a beginning FX trader who aspires to become a professional one, how worried should I be about losing my job to a computer program? ...
Devin-Reinert
33 days 18 hours ago
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PnL% of Prop Traders?Does anyone have any insight into the range for the PnL of prop traders? Such as the minimum before you get sacked, the average (likely) PnL, and what a stellar PnL looks like. Or even if someone knows what sort of returns prop shops would salivate over should I cheekily attach my trade history with...
Bonzo Bojangles
53 days 20 hours ago
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S&T: Moving from London to USARecently started as a S&T grad in a London BB. I'm American but have been living in London the last few years (including uni). I love London, but I want to spend a few years in the States while I'm still in my 20s. I have citizenship so no issue there. In terms of location, NYC seems like the ...
_coco_
04 days 14 hours ago
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AMA: I'm a real-time power traderA little about myself, graduated 2 years ago from b-school in the northeast with a finance degree. Originally had planned to go the Asset Management route, passed CFA Level I etc, wound up in the power trading industry after a internship and got a full time gig shortly after. Ask away. ...
F430
535 days 2 hours ago
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London day break strategyThe London Day Break Strategy is the new Forex trading method that everyone is talking about. Used correctly you can start to reap the benefits of the Forex market in Europe. At last you'll have a way of making positive forex trades daily. And the more you use the strategy the better you'll get at i...
www.tradingsystem.pw
05 days 15 hours ago
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Fundamental vs Technical AnalysisI know there is not a concrete answer to which type of analysis is better. But which would you defend? Do you find that one is better for certain types of industries and/or companies than others? Obviously technical is not really possible for companies in the emerging stages, but other than that, wh...
ajnngm
05 days 17 hours ago
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I'm making $8000/mo trading stocks. Should I keep this up or get an actual job? What do I even tell people?Hey guys, I'm a 22 yro recent NYU (not Stern) grad. I only had one offer lined up at graduation but the employer cut back and sent out an email to all of us saying we won't be starting until September. And that's fine as it gives me more time to decide. The job is in accounting for $52k in new yo...
chicano8119
1105 days 17 hours ago
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Summer intern advicesHello, I am currently in my last year of study at ESSEC BUSINESS SCHOOL, pursing a MSc degree in Financial Markets and I want to have some advices about the application process to get a summer internship. regards ...
Alaa-Radouani
05 days 18 hours ago
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High Frequency Trading (law and econ)A general paper discussing HFT through the intersection of law and economics. It's mostly generalist and theoretical (based on research), not a concrete quantified study. Let me know of your opinions. ...
ajnngm
45 days 21 hours ago
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GLOBAL-FOREX : Completely free! $50 No deposit bonus Forex tradingFree Forex Trading with $50 1. Dates: 2016. 09. 26 ~ 10. 07 2. Condition: Anyone with a real account 3. Rules: Trade with the no deposit bonus of $50 / No hidden terms or conditions. 1:100 leverage. 4. Benefits: Any profits made other than the no deposit bonus of $50 can be with...
JesseChung
06 days 10 hours ago
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Sec Lending Curious to know what the exit opps for sec lending are like and the career progression from anyone who has experience in the space or knows someone, etc. I'm considering a junior position on a buy side ($10bn+ AUM HF) desk . The work doesn't seem very analytical and its very flow-y. There isn't muc...
AspiringGorilla
06 days 14 hours ago
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Leveraging HF/BB ConnectionsBy some random cosmic luck I happen to know the head of an illiquid desk at a decent sized hedge fund (10+ Bil) and just met an MD of the same desk of a BB. I trade/value the same products at a different BB. How would you leverage this introduction into a job? ...
OfficerGodzilla
11 week 2 hours ago
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Historical Market Data for ConvertsI'm looking to run a few regressions in the convertible bond market, but given that they're mostly OTC products I can't find much daily historical data. Anybody know of a good source / provider for this? Can't find much on Bloomberg. I'm looking for prices, volume, transactions, etc. as well as stat...
VolSurface
01 week 13 hours ago
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Final year maths undergraduate seeking London prop position Although this is my first post, I've been a lurker here for 5+ years. I'm in my last year studying mathematics at one of Oxbridge as an undergraduate, looking to apply in London for full time positions as (1) a junior trader at a proprietary firm (not arcade), or, failing that, (2) an analyst in any...
scophram
41 week 14 hours ago
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When do most BB summer internships beingI'm looking to go abroad for the spring semester but worried that it might interfere with a summer internship at any BB's in NYC. My abroad experience would end in mid-late june. Just wondering if anyone has a date where most internships commence? ...
sdub
11 week 15 hours ago
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Is there a service that sends you a notification alert right before an IPO opens for the first time on the stock market?Is there an app/service/program that alerts you right before an IPO starts trading on the stock market for the first time for all upcoming future IPOs? I am not asking about an IPO calendar where you see all the upcoming IPOs in the future for the next week or month. I am asking if you know any serv...
TheBestMan
01 week 18 hours ago
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CCAR/PPNR Modeling Help1. Can anyone point me to a resource that shows/walks through a CCAR/PPNR financial model? So far, i have seen powerpoint decks & documents discussing CCAR/PPNR but have not found any model that actually does that. 2. Is that even done in excel? or is that something implemented in Python/SQL cod...
MBA_Junkie
21 week 19 hours ago
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JP Morgan application status?I applied about a week and a half ago for a full time analyst position on the JP Morgan website. Recently I noticed that the job status changed from "accepting applications" to "inactive - no longer receiving applications". My application status still says "application received". Does this mean the ...
jg196
11 week 23 hours ago
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Global-Forex LIVE Broadcasting SessionHello, We are pleased to inform you that our LIVE broadcasting session will be starting today. Schedules of Broadcasting academy session are as below: GMT+8 14:00 - 16:00 / 20:00 - 22:00 (Wednesday Sep 21, 2016) Please sign up before joining our academy session. Any questions you have, please leave ...
JesseChung
01 week 1 day ago
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Is CAT bond a derivative?Is catstrophe bond (CAT) considered a derivative? Why or why not? Thanks for help, I appreciate it. ...
Jack334
51 week 1 day ago
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Portfolio manager secretly murdered by wealthy/powerful client's unknown criminal lackeys for failure?(Hypothetically)Maybe I watch too many movies. But in the United States, if you steal an item valued at over $1000, you get charged for grand larceny and get a few years in prison. However, if you are a portfolio manager and lose thousands or millions of dollars of someone else's money, somehow, it is fine, you get...
TheBestMan
21 week 1 day ago
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Is S&T a profession?Much like being a lawyer, doctor, accountant are considered professions, is being trading one? Does getting the CFA make it so that financier in general may be considered a profession? ...
chestnutxyz
21 week 1 day ago
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Free Forex Trading with $50Free Forex Trading with $50 1. Dates: 2016. 09. 26 ~ 10. 07 2. Condition: Anyone with a real account 3. Rules: Trade with the no deposit bonus of $50 No hidden terms or conditions. 1:100 leverage. 4. Benefits: Any profits made other than the no deposit bonus of $50 can be withdrawn anytime (withdraw...
JesseChung
01 week 2 days ago
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Precious Metals Trading?Does anyone here know much about precious metals trading? I work in physical base metals and I am somewhat mystified as to what precious metal traders do. There are a bunch of articles on how banks at the London gold and silver fixes are rigging the market but I'm not entirely sure why anyone should...
GoodBread
31 week 2 days ago
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Top Options Trading Firms?I know there's been 10,000 of these posts before, but things change with time so I was wondering what everyone's opinion is today of the top options trading firms. How would you rank firms like Optiver, IMC, Belvedere, Wolverine, DRW, Jane Street, etc? ...
aspiringtrader12345
31 week 2 days ago
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Offered a Real Time Trader job at a respectable utility with a tricky situation. Thoughts?So I have been derivatives at a small-mid size prop firm for an year. Recently I got an offer at a utilities firm for a real time power trader position. The only problem is that they are being bought out by another firm and I am not sure if the position might get eliminated in the near future. The r...
trader_chimp
151 week 2 days ago
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BB&T Fixed Income S&T detailsI am curious to know if anyone has any details on the FI S&T group that is based in Charlotte - what kind of work they do, if it is a good group to join, etc. Any insights? Right now I am a credit analyst at a BB-ish bank, and I'm sizing up exit ops. ...
allidoisER
01 week 2 days ago
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Which Prop Trading Firms Have the Highest Salaries?I'm wondering which prop trading firms pay the best salaries for traders. I want to go into prop trading after college, and I want to decide which firms to focus on in my recruiting. I understand that the more reputable prop firms pay a base salary along with a percentage of PnL. Which firms give th...
YellowApe
201 week 2 days ago
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How to Start Trading (Compliments of Bondarb)There have been a few requests to find the classic post by Bondarb, so it made sense to sticky it. This is what he wrote: Here is how you learn about trading: Have at least 5k. If you dont have that then get it somehow, use your imagination. Set up an account on Interactive Brokers that allows your ...
Revsly
571 week 2 days ago
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Can a ( stupid ) client exercise a worthless option?Hi WSO Trading forum, You are a sell-side trader. Suppose your client bought an stock American option from you. He is long a call of stock XYZ strike 100. Now XYZ is trading at 95. As he is a stupid investor, he decides to exercise the option to buy stock XYZ at price 100, which I know is a more ex...
Nijikon
91 week 3 days ago
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Binary Options Trading or FX Trading?Hey guys, I am relatively new to investing and I have been trading in the foreign exchange markets occasionally making money, and occasionally losing money. I am very interested in currency exchange so I find all of my research captivating. I recently stumbled upon binary options and was wondering i...
MWTM1
41 week 3 days ago
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Historical Fx Options Data for calculating implied volatilityGreetings fellow traders. I have been searching lately for historical data for Fx Options (precisely, i'm looking for 3 month at the money forward options data) because i'm trying to create my own Global Currency Implied Volatility and Emerging Markets Implied Volatility Indices. ...
George-Charalambous
01 week 3 days ago
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Starting a Career at Barclay's S&T: Good Idea?Title says it all. Is Barclay's a good firm to start out at? Ultimately I'm interested in an algorithmic/quantitative trading career, and I think working at an S&T desk could be a great supplement. How does Barclay's S&T rank across other BB desks? Also, what does a trading role at a BB enta...
buysidebandit
161 week 4 days ago
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Prediction of Stock: Luxottica I have been reading some books about forecasting, most notably Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction, and Misbehaving. Those books gave me an idea, find a stock that is currently going up or down drastically, and see if I can use the tools I learned from those books to make a predictio...
DoubleDip.
61 week 4 days ago
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Structuring within S&THi! How is structuring viewed these days? I know its a technical role and it's relatively important. However, what are the exit ops? I look up past entries but they;re ~2 years old so I'm wondering if anyone has an updated view :) Cheers ...
BIllackmanwannabe
41 week 4 days ago
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What do failed former traders do after being laid off?After the last few years, there have been many layoffs at the ibanks. Especially for flow/market makers who never made big $$, and who are not algo guys, what can these former traders do? Is starting over as an investment banking analyst an option? Do you just apply thru normal recruiting channels...
ironnchef
101 week 4 days ago
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Older S&T interns....how old is "too old" for summer S&T BB internships...30, 35, 40? 45?as the title says...what is the oldest S&T intern at a BB...or...what is the max age that a BB would consider for a S&T intern? Since most S&T desks primarily hire new S&T from their summer analyst & associate class....what is the max age for those summer SA positions? ...
ironnchef
31 week 4 days ago
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Paper writing serviceThe content is becoming the asset and the right content may work wonders for the success of the website, business or even an individual. The content may be required for the academic purpose, marketing purpose or even for the informative purpose. There are different requirements of content but many t...
jeni606
11 week 4 days ago
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Where are we going from here?S&T is not what it used to be as "they" say. And bank's rich traders don't exist anymore! So the deal is me trying to break into the universe of risk analysis so I can get my foot in the door at a financial institution with possibly a position on the front office....or not! Now I just graduated,...
MA_E
21 week 5 days ago
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Bloomberg Functions to Track Agency MBS performances?Hi All, Here's what I know: 1) MOAS : This gives a big picture of each TBA coupon levels' daily change, also their OAS. 2) MTGEFNCL & MTGEGNSF: these are two benchmark yield could be quickly used for charting to get FN and GN pools' spreads. Could anyone give more bloomberg functions I could us...
BChen
61 week 5 days ago
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Most advanced books on Fixed income ? Is there a notch up above fabozzi for fixed income with higher level of math & intution ? ................ ...
mba_yr1
41 week 5 days ago
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Environmental commodities marketsDoes anybody here work in this industry? It seems to be incredibly niche at this point. I'm a fresh grad with zero trading experience, heard about an opportunity to work in this field two days ago and now have a first round interview Thursday. This firm trades a lot of shit, from energy credits to b...
Traderade
61 week 5 days ago
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Energy companies that have trading graduate schemesHello All, New poster so please forgive me if I make a mistake. Does anyone know if there is a list of energy companies that have trading graduate schemes or hire entry level traders (or develops entry level traders)? Thanks! ...
Ned Masters
01 week 6 days ago
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Interest Rate Reverse Convertible NotesI've noticed alot of clients are buying puts on 10 Yr CMS where they have guaranteed coupon, Investor Logic? ...
moneyneversleeps88
01 week 6 days ago
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Can anyone help me with this duration of a bond task? Hi, I have struggled with this task for a long time and wondering if anyone could help me. Problem 1: Find the duration of a bond with settlement date September 15,2016, and maturity date September 15,2025. The coupon rate of the bond is 7%, and the bond pays coupons semiannually. The bond is sellin...
darkcombo
11 week 6 days ago
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Best Capital Introduction businesses at banksWhich banks have the best Capital Introduction groups at banks? If possible a ranking would be nice, also which groups are growing right now? ...
Bejung
01 week 6 days ago
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Stock Option Trading Restrictions?Hey people, I had a question about stock option trading restrictions for credit analyst job positions. Now I'm aware that equity analysts, along with management consultants have heavy restrictions on being able to trade their personal accounts on the job. However, I intend to make 2-3 option trades ...
Ricky2015
02 weeks 6 hours ago
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A Good Reading Material on "Swap Spread" Shared Here_kindly asking for moreDear All, This week the markets are impressive amid UST & IG supply bulge. Long-End Swap Spread so far is keeping the tightening momentum. I searched online and found a good paper researching on Corp Issuance's impact on Swap Spread, attached here. I am meanwhile kindly asking if any you could ...
BChen
02 weeks 10 hours ago
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Why investment banks with retail arms are better in Markets businessThe question might be quite trivial, yet couldn't find a good explanation for that which wouldn't contain nothing but generic terms. So as we can see that investment banks which are supported by retail arms are more successful in their Markets businesses. From my understanding it's because they have...
elo
22 weeks 18 hours ago
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Recommend sources to learn about Market Making theory?Hey guys, I am applying to the Prop Trading firms in US and Europe(CTC, Optiver, IMC, etc). From the interview question examples it seems that those firms really like to get into market making specifics. I know the basics of what is going on but want to make sure I understand the details as well (an...
belonik
12 weeks 21 hours ago
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S&T Careers.com Interview Guide - worth the money?Hi guys! I was preparing for my S&T interview and came across this:http://www.salesandtradingcareers.com/#/interview-... Has anybody bought the guide? Would love to know whether it is worth the money. ...
venomily
82 weeks 21 hours ago
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2017 FT S&T ThreadFeel free to post deadline dates and whether or not apps are open on here and I will continue to add. As you can tell, I have more names to add as well so just let me know who I left off and I will add: Wells Fargo: ClosedGoldman Sachs: Open Now (Deadline in December)J.P. Morgan: Open NowBank of Ame...
scdraider
372 weeks 1 day ago
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Best Graduate Trading SchemesHi everyone, Just a quick background on me: I am currently entering my third year at University College London. I have worked at Glencore for two summers, and more recently a private commodities trading firm. I am very interested in the commodities industry, and would like to apply to trading grad...
JohnyBravoLondon
12 weeks 1 day ago
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Post Analyst options for S&T analystsWhat are the options typically available to those who don't make it to associate or decide it isn't for them? Is lateraling over to other roles within a bank possible? Do management consulting or big 4 firms scoop you up? It seems that Bankers have nearly limitless job security and prospects, is the...
chestnutxyz
22 weeks 2 days ago
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15 Career StepsLongtime reader here, left the biz in 2012. I thought I'd give back and post some good advice that was shared with me by an older mentor when I was younger. Learn it. Use it. Live it. Hope you find it helpful. 15 CAREER STEPS 1.) Perception is everything...act as if. 2.) Never give them a reason t...
IBGYBG
232 weeks 2 days ago
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How to predict curve moves & How to understand the swap spread?Dear All, I am learning to follow markets for an IRD Trading career in the future. Basically I got a solid understanding in Monetary Policy, Bonds Auctions, Correlation across assets, Risk Sentiments, etc. However, the most critical indicator, the Swap Spread(the spread between IRS and US Treasury,...
BChen
142 weeks 2 days ago
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Technology on a FO DeskHey, Does a job still count as BO / MO if you are working for a FO Desk? I may have the opportunity to join a desk trading money markets but to do so I would join to help out with the technology (ie build out the spreadsheets etc...). Would it be difficult to move out of? ...
TDJ1234
12 weeks 2 days ago
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FX Beginner ~ Good PRACTICAL sources (Books, pdfs, etc) to learn how to trade foreign currenciesThe title says it all. I am a beginner in FX trading and have a basic grasp of technical indicators. I have experience using the thinkorswim platform but I do not know much about FX. Are there any good sources where I could learn PRACTICAL information (things I could put directly to use at the desk)...
mr.risk-reward
02 weeks 2 days ago
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Getting into Quantitative Research from a non-target undergrad?Sup guys, I'm currently in my soph year of undergrad at a non-target (it's non-target for Quant Shops, but it's a target for Investment Banking). I'm interested in getting into a Quantitative Research role at a prop fund, but I don't really know much about the field. I only know about a couple of th...
eaterofcurry
32 weeks 3 days ago
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Vault careers S&T guideHey guys, I know there has been a few old topics on this one, but people were mostly sharing by PM so I need to ask again if anyone has a PDF of this available and could share with me? Highly appreciated ...
Mr. Madlow
22 weeks 3 days ago
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Needs Help! About Equity TradingHi guys, I have a question about equity trading. In an investment bank, as long as I know, there are mainly two divisions in IB which are IBD and S&T. I understand that IBD contributes to value chain of IB by ECM and DCM, and FICC trades various financial products across institutions. However, i...
JKJK
32 weeks 3 days ago
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If you guys have an hour to kill, you gotta check this "trader" out.A.S.K on CYC: Stock market: business or gambling? - Alexis Oujani This guy is an utter fraud. He goes on this channel and brags about being a "foreign exchange consultant", and provides so much incorrect advice that it actually is quite sad. The like/dislike ratio further proves my point. ...
notbad4aquant
32 weeks 4 days ago
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Dilemma btw job offersHi all, I'm facing a dilemma. I have a couple offers and I'm unsure which one I should choose. On one end there is an analyst/associate level position in the equity derivatives structuring team at a big US bank in London (for exotics). Went through 3 interviews there and had a very good feeling wit...
Lanfeustbuc22
02 weeks 4 days ago
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NG Fundamentals/Trader at Career Crossroads…Any Advice?Hi monkeys, thanks to all the contributors (Monty, Goodbread, Marcellus_Wallace, and others) for their content and comments over the years. I've gained a lot of valuable career advice and had a few laughs as well. I've been working as a natural gas analyst my entire career. I've done okay - consiste...
new_guru
02 weeks 4 days ago
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Where are the S & T applications? At the risk of taking on some serious monkey shit here I've been looking for the Full Time analyst roles to go up for S & T on their websites and I don't see anything (except for Citi). Where are they? I see summer analyst roles for IB and S & T and full time roles for IB but nothing for S &...
wrecking_ball
12 weeks 5 days ago
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Beginning my Career in Securities LendingHi, I just accepted my return offer from my internship in securities lending (part of the sales & trading division) at a BB bank and starting in the summer of 2017. I've read the knocks on securities lending are that it's not a true trading seat, and the work is not as analytical. honestly, i am...
confusedcollegekid
02 weeks 5 days ago
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What are some of the differences between physical and paper energy trading?I understand that physical trading is more relationship driven. What aspects would you say are similar and also different. Is the paper side more likely to fall to quants in the future or is that unlikely? Is the paper side relationship driven at all? ...
EQ211
52 weeks 5 days ago
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Trading Floors - The Tragic EndingWas surfing the web and I found something that's worth sharing with the community:https://image-store.slidesharecdn.com/fae3941e-654... The Before & After transformation of what was once the world's largest Trading Floor, This picture is really an illustration of what happened to Wall Street sin...
NassLaMenace
122 weeks 5 days ago
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Could someone clarify non compete agreement? I have a one year non compete for a prop trading firm. I understand that this means that I can't go trade at another prop trading firm until a year is up since my employment. However, if I were to go into investment banking or sales (in the same product I currently trade now) at a bank, would that v...
jg196
22 weeks 6 days ago
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Question on FuturesHi all, I had a question regarding futures (a very basic one, but I am new to trading: Does a futures contract work both ways? Meaning, if I have a futures contract for a currency and use it, can I then change it back? Let me give an example of what I mean: I have 1000 pounds and I think the pound i...
IsaacB11
72 weeks 6 days ago
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Glencore - Anything about working at the firm? Just wondering if anyone know anything about working at Glencore. Seems to be very hard to find anything about it. Is it really hard to get a job there? Seems like it's harder than Goldman to get intouch with anybody. ...
BILL123
83 weeks 3 hours ago
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AMD plans to raise $ 1.02 billion: new architecture Zen to attack IntelUS chip maker AMD said today that as part of its debt restructuring plan, the company plans through the issuance of common stock and bond financing of $ 1.02 billion. AMD is the world's second largest PC microprocessor manufacturer, the company plans additional shares of common stock through open-ma...
baitron
03 weeks 5 hours ago
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Getting into the game... (finding a commodities trading internship/job) Hey guys, long time lurker, first time poster. I am a rising economics and political science (double major, not that it matters) senior, and I am super interested in commodities trading. Physical commodities seems particularly interesting, however, I'm still 'new' so it all seems great. I have be...
Tandem21
163 weeks 18 hours ago
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First Post : FX traderHey guys, I'm looking for some advice for my future in trading. I started trading FX senior year of high school and I'm still trading to this day. I've had a lot of ups and in downs in the beginning but I'm now crossing the threshold of consistency by returning about 4% per month. I am about to go...
krash11554
93 weeks 1 day ago
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Futures and Foreign Exchange trading questionsI've been asking a lot of questions on here lately hope no one minds. This is a great resource for me So I have been trading stocks for a while and have always been more interested in the concept of futures and foreign exchange. I like to focus on the world economy and the bigger picture. I like the...
kyleyboy
133 weeks 1 day ago
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ECB claims US Market Participants are involved in "Insider Trading"Unlike Equity Markets, Insider Trading on currencies / commodities / index funds / fixed income instruments is more challenging to bust. With Equities, you would be tipped by your friend who's a CFO somewhere about a potential acquisition or the next earnings release in advance. However, the above i...
NassLaMenace
63 weeks 2 days ago
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BB Fixed Income interview (strats/sellside)I have an interview with a BB fixed income. I'll be meeting w both the strats group (quant guys making models, etc) and the more sell sidey people who run the models and talk to clients. I know that these are very different but what information would you need to know going in? I'll take info on eith...
eoinmeany
43 weeks 4 days ago

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