Where can I find some of the best discussions on hedge funds?

Click here for our Hedge Fund forums. It is where we discuss the industry as well as different firms and groups.

These are a collection of some of the best discussions created for and replied to by members of the WSO community on the topic of Hedge Funds. Keep in mind this is by no means a comprehensive list and reading old and current posts will help you learn more about the industry. If you think we missed one that should be included here, please e-mail [email protected] the request.

Q&A & Interview posts with HF professionals:

See the full list of Q&A's & Interviews here: here.

Is a Hedge Fund Right for Me?

-Hedge Fund vs. BB IB: Users discuss whether to join a small hedge fund or top investment bank

Getting a Job

-Banking to HF: A new user asks about the process of switching from investment banking to a hedge fund, keep in mind that with so many different, smaller hedge funds out there, there is no set path

-Breaking In: WSO users discuss the different paths to getting a job at a hedge fund

-Breaking In: Another great thread on breaking into a hedge fund

-Offers: This thread will give some insight into how to choose what type of hedge fund you want to work for

Life at a Hedge Fund

-Compensation: This discussion focuses on compensation at hedge funds at more senior levels

-Compensation Issues: Experienced WSO users discuss what is acceptable compensation at a hedge fund

-Hours: A number of users share what their typical hours were at a hedge fund

-Lifestyle: Certified User Mr. Pink Money shares some insight and answers questions regarding his experience with life at a multi-billion dollar hedge fund, with input from a number of experienced WSO users

-Lifestyle: This discussion centers on what a typical week is like for a hedge fund analyst, with insight into hours, the work, and the responsibilities of an entry level position

Hedge Funds

-Favorite Hedge Funds: WSO users share their favorite hedge funds for various sectors and reasons

-Quant Hedge Funds: This discussion gives some insight into the available opportunities for someone who wants to work for a quantitative hedge fund

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