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Hedge Fund Geographic Mobility Looking at a career in hedge funds after my stint on the sell side. Wanted to Probe the community and see what sort of geographic mobility one has in the space as far as places to live both domestically and internationally. This can be within the same firm or across firms. What about the... 2 1 year 7 months
Experience with StoneHouse Search?Does anyone have any experience with this headhunting firm or have any info on the level of firms they represent? Thanks in advance for the help. 2 2 years 3 weeks
Headhunter Posting HeadlineReceived an email from a headhunter touting an analyst position at a "top 10 global investment bank". From past experiences, what does a headline like this actually mean? Are we talking BB or a mediocre international bank with US operations? 2 years 1 month
Industry-Specific M&A To Hedge FundWSO, Have a question about transitioning from banking to a hedge fund. I will take my situation and generalize a bit to make it more applicable to others who likely have a similar questions. What are current hedge fund employees opinions on making the move from industry-specific M... 4 2 years 5 months
Cleantech/Renewable Energy VCCurrently analyst at top oil and gas M... 2 2 years 6 months
Networking With A PE ClientAll, Just starting to work on a transaction with a large PE firm that I am interested in working for. The deal is with the PE and one of the PE's portfolio companies. Just wanted to probe and see what people thought the best way to network with this fund after (and possibly during?) the... 9 2 years 10 months
Upper-Middle MarketAll, Wanted to post a topic drilling down to specifically upper-middle market PE firms. Other topics on here have mentioned MM recruiting as being less structured and that breaking in can be done via cold-calling, if necessary. Wanted to see what people's thoughts are on some larger/upper MM, if... 6 2 years 11 months
Excel Test during second round interviewHey everyone, I have a second round interview with an ER group coming up and on the phone they asked if I would be willing to take an excel test, to which I obviously said yes. Does anyone have experience with excel evaluations? What might one of these entail? Thanks in advance! 6 11 months 3 weeks


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Well typically at the corporate level,...Well typically at the corporate level, exploration is not a part of CAPEX, it is a separate account that can either show up on the income statement as "exploration/dry hole" expense or as a capitalized account on the balance sheet. See here for the explanation: 2 1 year 6 months
Awesome, thanks a lot for the response. What...Awesome, thanks a lot for the response. What about as an analyst going to work at your fund's London office, for example, if you were hired into the New York office? 2 1 year 7 months
In your time in research, did you see many people...In your time in research, did you see many people come in from banking? I am currently exploring the move to do BB research from a top industry IB boutique - the end game is to work at a long/short value hedge fund. Trying to weigh the pros and cons of moving into research and wanted to get some... 93 1 year 9 months
"Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all..."Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit." "It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up." Both Vince Lombardi 42 1 year 11 months
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particularly interested in the details of the...particularly interested in the details of the interviewing process. specifically, how the technicals compare to something you would see coming from an OCR interview. 7 2 years 3 weeks
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Because I just want to fit in!Because I just want to fit in! 4 2 years 1 month
Holy crap if you use the search function, you...Holy crap if you use the search function, you will find so many posts about this. You will be a terrible analyst anywhere if you don't learn to use the google 25 2 years 1 month
have you thought about linking up with a...have you thought about linking up with a portfolio company, presumably one that you like, that is hiring or would be open to taking an associate from the fund? 48 2 years 3 months
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