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13F TrackerI have a group of public equity investors I'm interesting and tracking to help with investment idea generation. Essentially, I'm looking to pull the name of the company of interest out of all the 13F's files in the last 3 months for 5-10 firms in a regular monthly report. Does anyone know a good... 1 month 2 weeks
Tax Impact of valuation increase in a startup I...I invested in a startup company that was valued at $2M post-money when I invested in it. A couple years later they are raising more money that will probably value the company post-money around $25M. With dilution from the new financing my shares are now valued at around 7.9x cash on cash gain. (... 7 months 2 weeks
Approaching a well known PE firm with no junior...I have a meeting with a MD at a well know Growth/PE fund (on their 5th or 6th fund with aggregate $2.5B raised). The firm has invested in nearly every successful company you can think of and has been around since the 90's. The interesting thing is it is a 8 months 1 day
Help for a Friend -- Middle Office Associate CompNeed some help. Anyone have guidance on what type of comp this position would grab? Talked to a guys who worked at BLK and he thinks given SF cost of living and the associate roll the MO associate would make all in between $100k - $140k. Thoughts?? Really appreciate any ideas. http://www.... 9 months 1 week
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Help Identify a stock to use for practiceI'm doing some basic modeling and financial analysis practice. Can anyone recommend a public company that meets the following parameters: -Around or below $500M market cap -Very simple 1-2 product business -Minimal historical M... 11 months 2 weeks
Is the GMAT Pill actually legit?Looking for an impartial response. I don't want someone from WSO or GMAT Pill telling me it's great. Has anyone here actually bought and used the GMAT Pill? If so what did you think? Did you use it with other products? Would really appreciate any insights. It seems interesting but I'm not... 12 months 1 day
Offset Vs. Choose functionsOk excel junkies, can I get a definitive argument for why you would use the "OFFSET" function and why you would use the "CHOOSE" function? Thanks. 1 year 1 month
Take private of public company listed in more...I'm the title states, has anyone seen this where a PE firm takes private a company listed on stock exchanges in more than one country? Any insight into how this works? How does it differ from a traditional take private? Thanks. 1 year 3 months
Moving CompensationTried searching around - couldn't find anything so sorry if this has already been discussed. I received an offer from a PA middle-market shop. The compensation and everything is above market so I'm very happy with that. They are giving me $7,500 moving compensation less taxes for relocation... 1 year 9 months


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What stages are they investing? I did this...What stages are they investing? I did this personally out of undergrad. I would not recommend this. The only thing I think that could make this an interesting idea for you is the fact you say you are 100% sure you want to do VC long term. I realized 1 year into a VC firm I did not like... 4 days 22 hours
At mine a principal is the staffer for 6 months...At mine a principal is the staffer for 6 months at a time then it rotated to another principal. Firm of ~20 investment professionals. 4 days 22 hours
Building a vacation home...Building a vacation home... 1 week 5 days
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Most has been covered but I'll add my $0.02. As a...Most has been covered but I'll add my $0.02. As a background I've worked at three funds: - $500M AUM on Fund II - $2B+ AUM on Fund II - $5B+ AUM on on a double digit fund Pros of going to a smaller, younger firm - Less bureaucracy - Chance for better economics (perhaps not always base/bonus... 1 month 1 week
Happy to take a look. Feel free to PM me.Happy to take a look. Feel free to PM me. 1 month 1 week
dream Car? I'm focused on my dream plane.http://...dream Car? I'm focused on my dream plane. Only another $45M left to go.... 1 month 2 weeks
What type of hedge fund strategy have you been...What type of hedge fund strategy have you been doing? I'd argue you have a lot of similar skill sets from the job that got you into your HF (IB for example). 3 months 1 week
All I want to add is if you decide to go the...All I want to add is if you decide to go the route most of the responses suggest is really commit yourself to the idea of transferring. it is easy to get good grades your freshman year while making good friends and potentially joining greek life, etc. Don't settle, transfer to a great school and... 3 months 3 weeks
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