- Do hedge funds look down at Asset Management Firms?
I was talking to some folks around the office and somehow Putnam or Wellington got brought up in the conversation. Someone immediately said that "asset managers don't count." Is this a common view in the hedge fund world? ...
Forum topic - jcpenny - Jan 18 2015 - 1:00am - 53 comments
- AMA- I'm an Equity Analyst/PM at an Asset Manager
Mod Note (Andy): this ama is now closed, thanks again to N164 for answering all the q's! I've been in the Asset Management field for 15+ years, started as an i-banker out of undergrad, moved to AM after b-school when the hours got to me (both at ...
Forum topic - N164 - Nov 19 2014 - 12:34pm - 102 comments
- MBA> GSAM/JPM AM/Blackrock?
Interested to know if anyone here has made the jump from MBA to a top Asset Management firm. The firms I listed don't recruit on-campus at b-schools so trying to figure out how best to position myself. ...
Forum topic - mbavsmfin - Dec 30 2014 - 9:17pm - 11 comments
- Webinar Rewind- Unknown Territory: Wealth Management. How to raise capital from UHNWI (Ultra-High Net Worth Individuals) + Q&A
In case you missed our November 5th webinar entitled Unknown Territory: Wealth Management. How to raise capital from UHNWI (Ultra-High Net Worth Individuals), have no fear. The full recording of the webinar can be found below (free until Friday night when ...
Blog entry - wsomentors - Dec 8 2014 - 7:07am - 2 comments
- Can someone give me an overview of an Internal Wholsaler gig?
how much real cold calling is there? the company i am looking at is an AM and look for you to make 50-60 calls and set up 5-7 appointments per day. is it high stress? easy to be let go? thoughts? ...
Forum topic - thefastlife24 - Jan 12 2015 - 8:28pm - 3 comments
- KKR Prisma- Investment Analyst Interview Prep
So I applied to an Investment Analyst position in KKR Prisma, the hedge fund solutions division of KKR. I sort of just speculatively applied and I don't really have any background in finance being a Stats/Comp.Sci. double major. So do you guys have ...
Forum topic - Eagle1992 - Jan 10 2015 - 11:10am - 3 comments
- Best Books On Fixed Income and Credit Analysis?
I landed an analyst position at an Asset Management firm and will be working in credit. I'm wondering if anyone has some good book suggestions that can build a foundation before I start? ...
Forum topic - junior92 - Dec 11 2014 - 1:11pm - 7 comments
- JP Morgan Asset Management Summer 2015
Hey, anyone interview for JPM 's Asset Management summer internship positions yet? If so, have you heard back? Curious. ...
Forum topic - ME207 - Nov 26 2014 - 2:27am - 10 comments
- Cities with the Best Cost of Living / Work Life Balance in Finance
I've come to the conclusion NYC is not for me. More power to all of you whose dream is working on the street, it's just not for me. Cost of living is too high. Hours are too long. Taxes are too high. Where in the country is the best balance ...
Forum topic - thomas1282 - Aug 9 2014 - 1:00pm - 121 comments
- Seeking Career Advice from Peers
Hey guys, hope everyone is excited for a new year! A little bit about myself, I am a sophomore at an undergraduate business school and am interested in private equity/hedge funds/ Asset Management- basically an industry where I am given some creative ...
Forum topic - Finance.Junkie - Jan 12 2015 - 3:22pm - 2 comments