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Position TitleHi all, graduated last May from a non target school in nyc and got a job as a trade support covering the fixed income desk at a $200B+ investment manager. Firm is relatively small, about 80 people total from Front to Back Office, not counting non finance people. Was given the opportunity to move... 2 months 5 days
Debt Payment questionHello everyone, Had a question regarding debt/interest payment. Let's say a Company A issues corporate debt and they hire a broker to issue/cut/sell the debt. Then it's traded probably a thousand times between Firms B-Z, how does the Company A know who to pay interest to at the end of every... 7 months 3 days
BNY Mellon Finance InternshipI have an upcoming interview this week at BNY Mellon NYC office. I wanted to know more if this was considered more middle office or back office? The position just says Finance Internship. The job description is as follows. Responsibilities and Qualifications can include: * Perform... 2 years 2 months
World's largest Hedge Fund. Apparently Apple now has the world's largest Hedge Fund. What do you think Apple will do with this truck load of cash? Here is the link to the article. http://www.bgr.com/2012/10/01/apple-hedge-fund-braeburn-capital-117-billion-dollars/ 2 years 8 months

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Position TitleThanks for the insight Khan/Bobb. can anyone else comment? 2 months 3 days
Welcome to the New Wall Street Oasis!Looks good and pretty clean. Some of the icons are not loading up (Certified User status/position). 2 months 3 days
Is UConn over UVA a bad idea??UVA 100%, could be just me but haven't met any uconn grads in finance yet. 2 months 3 weeks
Holidays off in S&T varies by desk?Yea they're early recommended closes but from what I've seen many shops operate as a normal business day. Only days from what I've seen we share with equity markets are the normal traditional holidays (New Years, Thanksgiving, etc). Here's 2015 closures if anyone's looking for them. http://... 3 months 1 week
Holidays off in S&T varies by desk?It's more product specific, I'm on the Fixed Income desk and we only get days off when the Fed/DTC/FI Markets are closed. We have less closures than equity markets. 3 months 1 week
Stress, anxiety, and failure - methods for successUsed to drink a good amount of soda or coffee with my meals as an refreshment, felt sluggish and oily after lunch. Recently started to get a cup of ice+lemons from the cafeteria, and constantly refilled it during the day. Good to curb your appetite, detox, hydrate the body, and I feel it keeps you... 3 months 1 week
Human Capital Management/HR base salarySorry to say but analyst/summer analyst pay bump was for only front office/some mid office. 3 months 2 weeks
What's In Your Wallet? Maybe Not AmEx...Doesn't make sense to have over 20 cards, it just lowers the average age of credit accounts held under your name and lowers your credit score. Just get a rewards card, travel card, and an emergency card and stick with it. 3 months 2 weeks
Am i knowledgable enough to network yet? please...Don't want to be the negative one here, but you're going to have to transfer to a 4 year college before most banks will even consider/talk to you for positions. 3 months 2 weeks
New Car After Graduation Get a used nissan, those things last forever. 3 months 2 weeks