- I'm the new guy at WSO
Hi everyone, I'm brand new to this- hailing from Toronto and working at a Mutual Fund company in Sales for about 5 months. Recently passed my CFA Level I Exam and I'm planning to do some more soft skill building to move to a real job by 2015. ...
Forum topic - spengali - Aug 7 2014 - 10:25am
- From MF to HF....transferable?
Hey all, So I have two offers on the table, one from a small/mid cap HF and one from a midcap MF, both based in the UK, both starting around mid-August (was supposed to be earlier, but this changed). I'd be a fixed-income research analyst at both, ...
Forum topic - hfknights89 - Jul 15 2014 - 4:01am - 9 comments
- How much should I ask to get paid at this internship?
I recently interviewed at a mutual fund. If I get the position I would be assisting their analysts in doing their research on various companies within the energy sector. The interview went really well but I froze on the question "how much are you ...
Forum topic - thomasbc1 - Apr 23 2014 - 1:36pm - 6 comments
- Closed-end mutual fund product development
Can anyone give any insight into what career implications (if any) this position has? Anyone work in this area, skill-set or relationships developed? The Product Development team is responsible for providing product management and oversight to more than ...
Forum topic - WalMartShopper - May 21 2014 - 3:59pm
- Investment Recommendations?
Hi Guys, Hoping you can give me some investing advice here. I by no means consider myself a competent investor and quite frankly do not want to bother tracking and buying individual stocks. Basically my sentiment is one of "set it and forget it". ...
Forum topic - theyuw - Mar 5 2014 - 10:12pm - 5 comments
- Long-only research associate (pre-MBA) exit opps
Title explains it but I am referring to associate roles that exist primarily at the largest asset managers/fund families for people right out of undergrad or with a few years of pre-MBA experience. Since it is typically very difficult to promote within, ...
Forum topic - Dank Nugs - Oct 21 2013 - 6:15pm - 4 comments
- CFA or Harvard MBA for Asset Management?
Are the MBAs more for IBD and PE? ...
Forum topic - John Daggett - Dec 9 2012 - 1:53am - 10 comments
- Mutual Fund Offer
I'm a sophomore at a target, I got offered a equity mutual fund, that runs about $2bn in their family of funds, internship for the summer. The fund I would work for would be about $500M-1BN. My goal is to get a BB /elite boutique IBD internship next ...
Forum topic - WSJ123 - Mar 22 2013 - 11:51am - 4 comments
- Mutual Fund Internship
I know this is the IBD forum, but as a sophomore that wants to do BB IBD next summer I would like some advice I was offered a paid summer internship at a $2.2bn AUM mutual fund to work for one of their equity funds. I was wondering how this would be viewed ...
Forum topic - WSJ123 - Mar 23 2013 - 11:55am - 4 comments
- Mutual Fund Salaries
What are the salaries for analysts at mutual funds. Entry level positions please. More boutique companies that have 1 or 2 funds they manage. West Coast vs East Coast 250mil AUM 500mil AUM 1B AUM 5B AUM > ...
Forum topic - pointlesspodium - Jan 25 2013 - 1:41am - 4 comments