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Obama, markets, and republican whinersSince Obama took over 4 yrs ago, it just been just a wonderful time to invest. The s... 3 years 4 weeks
Required Reading..There's been a lot on this board about the credit... 7 years 9 months
Don't miss this workshop..learn from the masters!! what nerve.. (props to dealbreaker) http://dealbreaker.com/moodys.gif 7 years 9 months
Playtex takeoverFrom Dealbreaker.com: Playtex Products (NYSE: PYX) is having an especially heavy flow day, up almost 16% to a new 52-week high after Energizer announced it would acquire the company for $1.2 billion. Energizer has looked to stop the bleeding from its core products with a regular cycle of... 8 years 7 months

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The HR of large banks (not sure PE, but the...The HR of large banks (not sure PE, but the larger the company, the more likely) will often ask for proof of prior comp. If you want an unsolicited piece of advice that you should remember for your entire career - never lie in an interview process. Whatever benefit you think you'll get is almost... 3 hours 21 min
If you understood basic statistics, you'd know...If you understood basic statistics, you'd know that with the amount of risk you'd need to take to make 10x in a year trading only stocks, your probability of blowing up and losing everything is nearly 100%. I'm hoping this is pure trolling because it's even sadder if it's real and OP actually... 3 weeks 23 hours
1. https://www.paamco.com/Our-Firm/Documents/...1. https://www.paamco.com/Our-Firm/Documents/HFM332_investor-top30.pdf -- anyone listed under consultant on this list 2. Generally same as fund-of-funds, plenty of threads on wso where you can find this info for FOF 3. Generally same as fund-of-funds, plenty of threads on wso where you can... 2 months 1 week
By adding they are saying that they don't have a...By adding they are saying that they don't have a single better opportunity for the marginal dollar. Add this on top of 1) their clients are already highly exposed to the company and 2) there is a world where the stock is a zero, that fact is sad. 2 months 1 week
https://www.hfalert.com/documents/FG/hsp/hfa-...https://www.hfalert.com/documents/FG/hsp/hfa-rankings/244709_Top200Managers.pdf listed under debt is mostly credit, diverse mostly multistrat type funds. not perfect but close enough. 2 months 2 weeks
No clue on the company itself. Re: strategies -...No clue on the company itself. Re: strategies - these all may work at tiny size...they usually don't do well even in US markets because when funds get big they can't transact in size when markets get volatile and have to blow out of levered positions at the worst time at the largest bid-ask. So... 2 months 2 weeks
the industry is under a ton of fee pressure and...the industry is under a ton of fee pressure and its core service (ie advisory/ratings on hedge funds), while necessary, is becoming largely commoditized, something investors used to pay a lot for that they can now pay almost nothing for, which leads to myriad problems for FOF employees - comp under... 2 months 3 weeks
I don't see the PE distinction. Firstly, PE does...I don't see the PE distinction. Firstly, PE does the same crap. They pay every platform (usually a lot more than HF do) to get distribution. 2nd, doesn't PE have a hurdle rate on the incentive fee? I'm no expert on how PE works, but that already seems to bring down the fees a lot. Finally, PE... 3 months 3 weeks
https://www.hfalert.com/documents/FG/hsp/hfa-...https://www.hfalert.com/documents/FG/hsp/hfa-rankings/335421_Recruiter.pdf Start dialing 4 months 2 weeks
Short answer - yes, a bit. Longer answer, if it'...Short answer - yes, a bit. Longer answer, if it's a good seat don't worry it for 2015, maybe even 2016. Work hard and get the experience. If by middle of 2016 (for that y/e) or early 2017 you've proven yourself there are countless ways to make it known you believe (and have evidence) your comp... 5 months 1 day
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