+9 Who are some of the best fund raisers in buy-side history? 2 2w
+410 Breaking into buy-side equity research - my experience 91 1mo
+8 FS Investments reputation, culture? 2 4mo
+3 Quality LOs in Middle East 4 7mo
0 Investment Strategist Exit Opps? 1 11mo
+9 Superday results - Asset Management 1 1y
+92 Asset Management Salary and Lifestyle 56 1y
+29 what is expected of an intern? 56 1y
+75 Wealth Advisor Salary at Bulge Bracket Banks 35 1y
+12 Deleeted 1 1y
+151 When to Jump Ship? 59 1y
+12 Any decent shops based in Tel Aviv? 1 1y
+180 Asset Management: Portfolio Manager Career Path? 130 1y
+25 How to break into middle east from UK? 12 1y
+12 IB or AM for graduate program 1 1y
+4 AM Interview Excel Test Prep 4 1y
+56 LO Asset Management Comp Update (At Top 10% Shops) 70 1y
+68 The Only Post About Active Investing You Will Ever Need To Read 14 1y
+15 Thoughts on RFP Writer at 300+ Billion AUM Shop 6 1y
+3 Any networking event - Abu Dhabi/Dubai 1 1y
+3 Commodity based lending 1 1y
+3 Internal mobility to GSAM from GS risk 3 1y
+279 Is Anyone Bullish on the Future of Asset Management??? 75 1y
+653 Reflections from year 4 as an equity analyst 83 1y
+14 Orbis Investments - Any Info? 5 2y
+21 Master of Economics after CFA for breaking into AM 5 2y
+3 Canada: How many vacation + personal/flex days do you get per year? 9 2y
+60 How much do equity portfolio managers make? 41 2y
+233 AM vs HF: The Business of Our Business 70 2y
+23 Should I tell my boss I'm interviewing internally? 13 2y
+146 Endowments & Foundations Part 1: A Basic Overview 43 2y
+230 Q&A and Yet Another Post On How To Break Into The Buy-side 55 2y
+17 Deciding between offers... post-MBA AM (Equities and FI) Comp? 9 2y
+13 How high should I sit the bar? 4 2y
+19 exploding offer: boutique family office (equity analyst) vs global bank (credit risk) 12 2y
+18 Corporate Banking to Fixed Income AM? 3 2y
+11 Portfolio management comp 7 2y
+4 Buy-side salaries at AM/HF shops in London 5 2y
+12 Has anyone ever felt pigeonholed? 1 2y
+3 Comp for fund of funds multi asset portfolio managers 1 2y
+6 AM associate Vs MBA 2 2y
+2 Institutional Sales Compensation Structure 4 2y
+20 AM Interview Process? 20 2y
+16 How hard is it to make the jump from a small-ish AM to a big one? 18 2y
+7 Asset Management trader-lifestyle/comp? 1 2y
+3 Quant Trading Internship for IB Recruiting? 0 2y
+11 Passive/FoF strategies to direct securities research? 6 2y
+11 Buy side fixed income research interview question 1 2y
+14 Please Help! Two Good Offers Before Law School! 7 2y
+3 GIPS price tag 1 2y
+26 How common is it for interns to not do much work? 12 2y
+6 Long Only Comp 3 2y
0 Passive Investing compensation 1 2y
+44 Q&A: From BO/MO to FO in Buy Side Credit Strategies 14 2y
0 Thoughts on Robeco? 4 2y
+30 Chinese Third Tier Bank AM 7 2y
+17 Investment Strategy roles 4 2y
+13 RFP Writer -- Exit opps? 4 2y
+27 Australian AM - Small/Unknown Shop 11 2y
+19 Total AUM or portfolio AUM as a benchmark? 6 2y
0 Reasonable FoF Comp? 2 2y
+7 Small AM 5 3y
0 What can I do with a fixed income internship? 1 3y
+6 Ranking of asset management firms (not AUM)? 10 3y
+29 Q&A: I went from BO operations to FO product analyst at a global 1T+ AUM asset management firm. 15 3y
+25 What does my career look like in a MM AM in a Multi-Asset team? 8 3y
+19 Does anyone here work at or know a lot about BlackRock? 3 3y
+27 How much AUM for family office 5 3y
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0 NISA Investment Advisors? 3 3y
+21 Is it wise to join a brand new capital management company ? 10 3y
+10 Compensation Buyside Equity Research Analyst and Rotman MBA 1 3y
+14 How much did my boss make? 7 3y
+21 Front office at direct lending boutique or Middle office at a global top 20 FoF? 1 3y
0 Hilliard Lyons Trust/Baird 1 3y
0 Curtailment '%' in Amortization Schedules 1 3y
+4 Getting into an Endowment Fund 2 3y
+13 Transition from Boutique to Tier 1 AM 1 3y
0 Choosing between first job offers 0 3y
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+13 Research Analyst Salary in Canada 4 3y
+11 Prudential Investment Management Arm Prestige + Exit Opps? 8 3y
0 Career Advice - Transition (Firm & Role) 0 3y
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+17 How do AM Firms with mutual funds work? 3 3y
+35 What Makes an Asset Manager Great Aside From AUM? 5 3y
+24 How to get into Sales/Client side of AM 9 3y
+12 Boutique Asset Management Career Path? 5 3y
+27 Sales Comp for Boutique Asset Manager 2 3y
+3 CIFC Asset Management 3 3y
+36 Too Good to Be True? 17 3y
+15 USD 300k Inheritance or AM Recruiting During COVID-19? 1 3y
+12 New job - is it worth it to jump? 1 3y
+9 Should I ditch the grad scheme for an analyst role at a boutique? 1 3y
+10 What skill-set and credentials are needed to acquire for working in as a portfolio manager these days? 4 3y
+31 Investment Specialist or Client Relationship Manager? 6 3y
+23 Buy side Equity research 3yr for mutual fund Compensation in San Francisco Area? 12 3y
+35 AM or ER after Retail Banking 8 3y
+55 Subadvisor/SMA Business 18 3y
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  • Goldman Sachs 19 98.8%
  • Harris Williams & Co. New 98.3%
  • Lazard Freres 02 97.7%
  • JPMorgan Chase 03 97.1%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

April 2024 Investment Banking

  • Harris Williams & Co. 18 99.4%
  • JPMorgan Chase 10 98.8%
  • Lazard Freres 05 98.3%
  • Morgan Stanley 07 97.7%
  • William Blair 03 97.1%

Professional Growth Opportunities

April 2024 Investment Banking

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  • Jefferies & Company 02 98.8%
  • Goldman Sachs 17 98.3%
  • Moelis & Company 07 97.7%
  • JPMorgan Chase 05 97.1%

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