I received emails from a guy at Atlas. I only know it is a prop shop. When I google it, the only website I can find with the exact name is this.(http://www.atlascapitalmarketsllc.com/, ATLAS CAPITAL MARKETS LLC
Sorry for the inconvenience. ATLAS CAPITAL MARKETS is under maintenance. We will be back soon.)
So I emailed him back,asking about the details of the training and if there is any capital contribution. He replied saying that he will do the training one on one remotely(!!)and also that the capital contribution is 4-5k.

Also anyone knows if Wall Street Services(a head hunter?) is legit??Also received an email from them.

I guess I applied too many random places.

Thank you!!

Comments (13)


Looks sketchy. Probably a start-up prop shop.

The WSO Advantage - Land Your Dream Job

Financial Modeling Training

IB Templates, M&A, LBO, Valuation.

Wall St. Interview Secrets Revealed

30,000+ sold & REAL questions.

Resume Help from Finance Pros

Land More Interviews.

Find Your Mentor

Realistic Mock Interviews.


I think that WSS is legit, but can you elaborate on what role you're involved with there? As for Atlas: it looks suspect, and I personally wouldn't pay $4K to someone who's going to "train me remotely." That's usually code for "give you a bunch of excel files and PDFs you could find on the net yourself and tell you to figure it out." On occasion, it's also code for "take your money."

Equities are for chumps.

In reply to Kassad

WSS: I applied a job through its website, and received the email asking for an 10min interview. I also googled it, the review on google is really polarized.
Atlas: He said they are going to move into a new office soon...But I think you are right. It just doesn't sound right to me.


I would stay away. Any firm that can't maintain a website sends all kinds of red flags. You shouldn't be paying 4-5k for remote training either.

Dirk Dirkenson:
Shut up already. Your mindless, reflexive responses to any critical thought on this are tedious. You're also probably a woman, given the name and "xoxo" signoff, so maybe the lack of judgment is to be expected.
In reply to Louboutins and Leverage

Louboutins and Leverage:
I would stay away. Any firm that can't maintain a website sends all kinds of red flags. You shouldn't be paying 4-5k for remote training either.


Total scam BS don't do it


SCAM! duh-duh-duh duh-duh-duh let the boys be boys



Stay stay stay as far away from this company as possible. This company operate in conjunction with quasar trading. Scott J Chrsan is a con artist and a thief. Do not any money to atlas or quasar upfront you will not get it back if they don't live up to there end of the deal. I will post my detailed email correspondence from company. Atlas is not licensed to do any securities just operating with an LLC but scott is an employee of quasar trading and if anything goes wrong quasar will claim that don't have anything to do with it but everything that is being submitted is quasars document and their sponsorship and approval is required. Scott have the belief that because you are so distant from his operation that it will be a waste of time and money for you to fight to get your money back. With that being said it's not about the money any more this guy and their company may be the next Bernie Madoff. I have contacted the Attoney general of New York where is company is registered and New Jersey where he requested I send the money to (316 E Allendale, Allende New Jersey). Also filed a complaint with Finra on quasar for operating and employing such system to scam people looking to better their lives. Complete emails correspondence to follow.


As it is clear you were discussing about atlascapitalmarketsllc . com, please correct the first post.

Atlascapitalmarkets . com is the URL of Atlas Capital Markets Limited which is a legitimate institution that does not sell nor provide any services for private individuals and has never been RELATED in any sense with Atlas Capital Markets LLC.


Wow, this guy just posted this job on Georgia Techs Career Services site. How did he get thru the filters...

In reply to Courtney-Hoffman II

To unlock this content for free, please login / register below.

  • Facebook
  • Google Plus
  • LinkeIn
  • Twitter
Connecting helps us build a vibrant community. We'll never share your info without your permission. Sign up with email or if you are already a member, login here Bonus: Also get 6 free financial modeling lessons for free ($200+ value) when you register!

What's Your Opinion? Comment below:

Login or register to get credit (collect bananas).
All anonymous comments are unpublished until reviewed. No links or promotional material will be allowed. Most comments are published within 24 hours.
WallStreet Prep Master Financial Modeling