- Do people make mega money at places like Optiver / Virtu / IMC?
I remember reading about how an IBD salary isn't going to make you rich without lots and lots of hours. I also saw that Anton Kreil youtube presentation where he talks about salaries in S&T, and they aren't gigantic. I assume that, if lots of ...
Forum topic - vysethecoward - Dec 10 2014 - 6:52pm - 9 comments
- Any High Yield or Bank/Leverage Loan Traders here?
I had a few questions about current market and liquidity and wondering whether there are any sell-side traders here who wouldn't mind answering a few macro-type questions. Please PM. Thanks. ...
Forum topic - IBPEHFVC - Dec 12 2014 - 2:49pm - 4 comments
- Cargill summer merchant intern or BAML summer sales and trading analyst?
Which would you pick and why ...
Forum topic - Solomon - Dec 9 2014 - 9:13am - 6 comments
- Anyone has experience with Geneva Trading?
Hi, and thanks in advance. Title pretty much says it. I Got an offer from Geneva Trading in Chicago and wondering if anyone can shed some light. I just started interviewing trading related roles not long ago. Just got a call this morning and Geneva is ...
Forum topic - sygede - Dec 9 2014 - 3:15pm - 3 comments
- GS Securities Interview Timeline
How long does it normally take to hear back for a super day invitation after phone interview? ...
Forum topic - Ed210 - Dec 16 2014 - 3:29pm - 1 comment
- Need some input and advice please
So late into college I changed my mind about my career and decided that I wanted to be either a sales trader or a trader. So I didn't have time to do any internships in the banking field before graduating. I have a job right now with fidelity (less ...
Forum topic - Tardis - Dec 12 2014 - 8:46pm
- Graduating at 25 from undergrad...how much of a handicap for trading recruitment?
How much of a handicap will graduating at 24/25 from an undergrad program be for recruitment in a sales & trading position? Not adding any specifics on schooling on purpose (read enough bs on it) thanks ...
Forum topic - buyhighsellhigher - Dec 1 2014 - 12:57am - 5 comments
- Anybody heard of Templeton Trading Group?
Got an offer to trade with a Prop Firm by the name of Templeton Trading Group. Never heard of them, and hours of internet searching yielded nothing. Can't find anything on them, not even an employee review or anything like it. Based out of London, ...
Forum topic - rvs3 - Dec 5 2014 - 4:54pm
- S&T vs. I-Banking (Specific case)
I know the difference between these two divisions has been thoroughly discussed all over WSO. I've done my research and I'm left even more unsure. I wanted to hear some people's perspectives. Any thoughts are appreciated. I trade with my own ...
Forum topic - mike47 - Nov 20 2014 - 12:46am - 5 comments
- Firm Compensation
Now that recruiting is coming to a wrap, does anyone want to begin compiling how much firms are offering in terms of first year comp? (Base-Signing)? This could apply to both banks (S&T) and prop trading. ...
Forum topic - euroazn - Oct 19 2014 - 1:00pm - 32 comments