- Advice for move: Big Bank Deep Back Office/IT to HF
I have been searching tirelessly for advice on this topic for over a year... Here's my story: Joined the military after high school, completed my service and went to Penn State for a degree in IT. Found a passion for the markets in my junior year but ...
Forum topic - MRMUL - Sep 17 2014 - 12:42pm - 2 comments
- Who Here Wants To Be a Portfolio Manager in AM
and how do you plan to get there. In other words, interested in seeing various routes, if any ...
Forum topic - baystcheese - Sep 11 2014 - 12:09pm - 5 comments
- Abu Dhabi Investment Authority experience recognized in London or NYC?
Basically I have just received an offer to join ADIA- front office analyst role on the Asset Management side and was wondering whether experience with ADIA is well regarded in London/NYC? In other words, if someone can shed some light on exit ops after ...
Forum topic - monkey8406 - Sep 4 2014 - 2:33pm - 9 comments
- Break in to Asset Management
Hi guys, Was wondering what the best way to break into Asset Management would be. Currently in last year of degree, finance major. No internships. ...
Forum topic - adell - Sep 17 2014 - 10:42am
- **Transitions in Finance**
Hey y'all, I just got internship offers at JPM, BoA and GS in the operations division (I'm very likely choosing GS). I am happy to have these opportunities but after doing some research I have learned that there aren't many exit opps in ops. ...
Forum topic - M.M. Sanchez - Sep 13 2014 - 2:23pm - 1 comment
- AM at BB vs an AM-only company (Fidelity, PIMCO, etc.)
Hi Guys, I'm looking at AM internships in London. I've noticed AM divisions in BB only offer 1 general role of: analyst intern, whereas investment management companies such as Fidelity offer various streams: research, investment management, ...
Forum topic - jzoidberg - Sep 10 2014 - 7:42pm - 1 comment
- 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 - 2:00pm - 119 comments
- GS GSAM US Institutional Distribution
Finally getting to my first post after a long time of lurking. This forum has helped me a lot throughout the years! I have an interview next week for a Relationship Manager- Analyst/Associate role within GSAM. Anyway, I couldn't find too much specific ...
Forum topic - DROnSF - Aug 21 2014 - 7:06pm - 6 comments
- More Prestigious- Retail or PWM?
I have an offer from a large IM firm (250B+ AUM) and have the decision to work in either their retail division or in an investment associate/client facing role in PWM (neither involve any sales). The firm is known for their mutual funds/ETFs so retail ...
Forum topic - Sue Collini - Aug 7 2014 - 12:53am - 7 comments
- Job vs RSM (this year) vs LSE (if accepted)
Hello! I'm in a terrible dilemma and I don't know what I should do. In autumn 2013 I've applied to both LSE and RSM. I've been rejected from LSE (Msc Finance + Msc Accounting and Finance), but offered a place at Rotterdam School of ...
Forum topic - MrQuatze - Jul 16 2014 - 11:58am - 25 comments