- Company Coverage (L/S Fund)
I was speaking to an analyst who works for a team that covers a specific sector within a large long / short fund. Within that sector, the analyst said he covers about 60 or 70 different companies. Now that just struck me as a ton of companies for one ...
Forum topic - big10banker - May 13 2011 - 8:41am - 3 comments
- Sink or swim- first day on the job
I started a job very recently at a boutique financial advisory firm as an analyst and feel very lucky to be employed. My first day, however, was like being immediately thrown to a pack of wolves- I was handed a major project and given a vague set of ...
Forum topic - krazyk - Nov 22 2010 - 10:33pm - 4 comments
- Studying for buyside
Got a buyside gig that should be pretty modelling and financial analysis intensive, at a shop that normally only hires bankers. Unfortunately for the last few years i've been a job (~ 'consulting like' at a big firm) where modelling skills ...
Forum topic - dazedmonk - Jan 11 2012 - 6:34pm - 2 comments
- Blue Orchard Finance
Has anyone met anyone that works there? Its a private equity company based in Switzerland that specializes in Micro-finance investments. I might apply to an opportunity available in one of their LATAM offices. ...
Forum topic - Unforseen - Jan 9 2012 - 1:09pm - 2 comments
- Greenlight Capital, Carlson Capital and Perry Capital
Does anyone know anything about these hedge funds? I’m trying to get interviews with them, but am having trouble finding any information about them, beyond the minimal amount of information on their websites. Greenlight Capital Carlson Capital Perry ...
Forum topic - NYFINANCEDUDE - Jun 20 2010 - 3:12pm - 5 comments
- Hedge Funds and PE in NY
Hello. I am trying to put together a directory to cold call and network throughout the summer in anticipation for a fall internship this coming spring. I know it may be a long shot but i am very determined to try my best and see where it goes. i would ...
Forum topic - Interested individual - Apr 12 2011 - 4:36pm - 3 comments
- URGENT: Have call with Hedge Fund BSD
I am current first year analyst at a middle market bank. I have an upcoming call to discuss potential investment banking exit opportunities to hedge funds with someone created his own billion dollar plus fund. The fund is a long-short equity fund, so it ...
Forum topic - redherring - Apr 6 2011 - 3:09pm - 3 comments
- pt or ft partners (not temps) wanted to help start equity research boutique
OK, so here is the deal; recently left a top shop for personal reasons and started to recreate some of the analysis / models and have been working with a few HFs to give them more information than they would typically get from the street. So far so good. ...
Forum topic - MonsterMonkey - Oct 2 2010 - 7:37pm - 4 comments
- SALT Conference
Has anyone been to this conference? It's a huge alternative investments conference held at the Bellagio hotel in Vegas every May. The list of speakers is sick. And of course, the location and potential for networking certainly don't hurt. ...
Forum topic - Brady4MVP - Mar 2 2011 - 2:24pm - 3 comments
- Investing in Credit
First time post-- go easy... How would you guys assess how to invest across the debt portion of the capital structure for a particular company, i.e., say you're given the information for the term loan, senior bonds, and high yield bonds for one ...
Forum topic - dubc - Mar 11 2011 - 1:09pm - 3 comments