- Quantitative Analysis career path
Hey, I’m interviewing with an investment bank for a quantitative analysis job. How difficult would it be to transition from that to equity research? ...
Forum topic - sfgfan10 - Feb 23 2015 - 9:10pm - 2 comments
- Quantitative Associate- > ER
Hello, I have an interview for a quantitative associate position, supporting equity research at an investment bank. Is there anyone who could tell me about the chances of working there than moving to equity research? Thanks! ...
Forum topic - sfgfan10 - Feb 23 2015 - 9:29pm
- New in the lab! I introduce you myself
Hi,I'm 16 and I am from Italy.My dream is to manage a hedge fund (that use a lot of HFT),I started some days ago reading Technical Analysis By Martin Pring (I read about 5 pages:)).Thus...This I am! PS I wanna become a great quant so I'll take ...
Forum topic - Filippo-Baldo - Jan 16 2015 - 6:42am
- A Career in Quantitative Investment Management
Hi all, I was wondering what a career in quantitative investment management would look like. Is it similar to the career growth of someone on the fundamental side? I am also wondering if it would be easy to move across different roles in the group? What is ...
Forum topic - Sailor_Sam - Oct 10 2014 - 1:58pm
- Congrats to IlliniProgrammer, 2011 WSO Member of the Year
He buys suits from JC Penneys, he's a MSD, he's a die-hard frugalosophist, but as UFOinsider put it, "At the end of the day, he still adds more value to this site than you." And since IP won "everyone gets a free $1 off coupon for ...
Forum topic - AndyLouis - Jan 3 2012 - 9:40am - 25 comments
- Interview Question: Are you a quantitative or persuasive person?
Retrospectively, I think I should have said that I currently have a comparative advantage in persuasion, but my passion is for quantitative areas of corporate finance, esp. QRM. Is this a good response if they are looking for a quantitative person? ...
Forum topic - John Daggett - Mar 24 2013 - 1:45pm - 10 comments
- Weekend Wars: Qualitative vs. Quantitative
About two years ago, I had a fascinating market related conversation with the son of a high ranking Chinese Communist Party member who had recently finished a top 5 MBA program stateside. He was celebrating all over town and the entourage grew by the ...
Blog entry - Midas Mulligan Magoo - Dec 12 2010 - 3:24pm - 22 comments
- Bond Funds Implode in 3...2...1...
Bond funds have been on my mind lately. I know today is Election Day and some of you are expecting me to opine about the possible outcomes. Meh. No matter who you vote for, government still wins. With the exception of California Prop 19 (vote YES if ...
Blog entry - Edmundo Braverman - Nov 2 2010 - 6:05am - 13 comments
- Senior thesis and recruiting
I'm writing a senior thesis supervised by a professor in the math department on some of the technical aspects of options pricing. This will count towards my honors degree. My question is, is it useful to mention the thesis anyway on my resume/in an ...
Forum topic - dzar - Jul 24 2012 - 9:14am - 14 comments
- BoA Quantitative Mangaement Program
Does anyone have any info on BoA's QMAP program? What they ask in the interview, comp, exit opps etc? ...
Forum topic - qweretyq - Sep 14 2010 - 4:57pm - 9 comments