- Schroders reputation/presence in the US
Was wondering what ppl's thought were on Schroders. I've heard that they are top notch in the UK/Europe, but not so much here in the US. Would it be comparable in terms of experience/prestige to say the PIMCOs, blackrocks, and other top AM firms? ...
Forum topic - bean - Feb 24 2015 - 2:19pm - 3 comments
- Where to Intern Sophomore Summer in AM/ER?
Hey guys, I am very interested in making it to AM as an associate and I was wondering what the best options to intern summer after sophomore year? I'm studying Finance & Accounting at a non-target school and I'm willing to intern in any area ...
Forum topic - Undervalued - Nov 29 2014 - 2:07am - 3 comments
- 1st year AM looking to move to IBD
I am currently working at a large investment bank /asset manager within the AM arm and I know this is an uncommon lateral movement, but, it is not completely without purpose. I have decided, not long after starting, maybe 6 months ago, that really, what I ...
Forum topic - quantumparity - Feb 4 2015 - 9:58pm - 1 comment
- Qualifications for different Divisions
Hey Guys, I am a junior at a semi-target (one BB recruits directly from my school.) I would like to pursue an SA IBD position at a BB or a MM (prestige isn't a concern, exit opps slightly are.) I have attached my resume, in your opinion do I qualify ...
Forum topic - iamDCF - Nov 3 2014 - 6:13pm - 2 comments
- capital IQ vs FactSheet vs bloomberg for ER and AM
first of all sorry if this is the wrong section but it was the least "wrong" in my perspective. basically i'd like to know which are the mostly used platforms in ER (buy and sell side) and AM (which i know are a bit different as for the ...
Forum topic - kent02 - Aug 13 2014 - 1:11pm - 9 comments
- Annoying or Appropriate...Advice Please
WSO, can't thank the community enough for helping me land a solid SA offer. Quick Background: I am a non-target junior, and will be working for a European based asset manager. They have not given team assignments yet, but said I will be working in ...
Forum topic - W. WHITE - Mar 17 2014 - 3:22am - 9 comments
- Investment consulting questions
Is it similar to AM? Kinda a niche market out there. Are skills transferable? ...
Forum topic - KingKongVodka - May 1 2014 - 11:06pm - 14 comments
- Transition from MBB to ER or AM
During my research on MBB, I have read about opportunities to exit from MBB consulting into Asset Management or equity research (on several websites). However, I have never seen such a transition and did not find a post regarding this topic on wso. Is it ...
Forum topic - investorsmind - Jul 31 2014 - 12:39pm - 4 comments
- AM vs IB for PE
Hi, I'm a rising Junior and I have the opportunity to intern at a decent AM company my junior year (think AllianceBernstein). Would it be a good move to accept the buy side internship if my end goal is to work in PE? And if so, what role would best ...
Forum topic - tarnationify - Jul 24 2014 - 5:40pm - 4 comments
- AM Director: some less standard path
I am Director at a 3bn USD AM boutique shop covering a niche growing sector, located in Europe. I am having a strong quant background (phd). I spent 4 years doing applied research in academia (stochastic modeling with applications to finance) and then ...
Forum topic - ArgSup - May 31 2014 - 4:37pm - 10 comments