- AMA- Financial Techonology/Unique Background
While I know most people on this forum have no interest in IT jobs even if they are in finance, there may be someone with my background who would be interested in my story. Background: Age: 27 Department: Technology- I would say this is MO at my firm if ...
Forum topic - Aphex2123 - Feb 16 2015 - 2:00pm - 9 comments
- AMA: Internal Wholesaler at a Mutual Fund
I work at a large MF in the Northeast as an internal wholesaler. For those of you who don't know what that is, it's basically inside sales. I make outbound dials to financial advisors to sell them our mutual funds among other things. I have over ...
Forum topic - krazyk - Jan 27 2015 - 12:38am - 52 comments
- 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
- GS QIS Strats vs BoA MBS Strats vs DB S&T
I currently have 3 great offers for summer internships: 1) Goldman Sachs Strats in QIS 2) BAML Strats Associate on MBS desk 3) Deutsche Bank Trading Analyst ...
Forum topic - Quant4Life - Feb 28 2015 - 3:23am - 13 comments
- What skills should I focus on for AM?
What are some skills that are recommended for an undergrad looking to get into Asset Management? Sometimes it feels like my school doesn't teach practical skills but just finance theory. What are some good guides/books that I use to get good at Excel? ...
Forum topic - Zero Percent Financing - Feb 28 2015 - 1:51pm - 4 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
- Does Lazard Have a Good Reputation in Asset Management?
Does Lazard have a good reputation in Asset Management? What's it like? ...
Forum topic - Fyr - Feb 18 2015 - 9:43pm - 4 comments
- Does all Buy Side ER (Long Only) pay less than Sell Side ER?
-I have 4 years of experience doing Sell Side ER (currently at BB) and just cleared $175k all-in in my most recent year.- CFA Charterholder-I have been trying to make the move to the Buy Side for over a year now and just finally received an offer at a ...
Forum topic - Dank Nugs - Feb 15 2015 - 11:40am - 4 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