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Institutional sales or Equity Research

John Walker

I have two SA offers and need help with a decision 1) Alternative Investment Institutional Sales at a big buy-side firm or 2) ER at a BB If my goal is to end up on the buy-side in an investment team which would be the best choice? I imagine with the first option I will get the network but not the...

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How to chat with people you are interested in their department but nor their job

Victordongy

Hi guys, I reach out to a person working as a MD in investment management division of morgan stanley, which I really have interest in. But his job is more about risk management of technology subdivision. So how do you think I should chat with him and obtain his referral to the position I am really i...

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Blackrock Superday San Francisco

chimpguys123112

Hi everyone, Did anyone who was at the Blackrock superday on 11/2 last Friday hear back yet? If so, what division were you applying for? Still waiting but it has already been a week so was wondering what other people have heard....

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Wealth Management Career Path

dynaracer92

I live here in Maine and am currently working for a wirehouse as an FA. I am struggling to meet the hurdles and find prospects. I know what the career entails, I love the sales aspect, working with people, and asset management itself, but I am having a hard time prospecting. I am not very close to...

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Fidelity - Equity Research Graduate Programme 2019, UK.

dennispouka

Guys I need your help. I applied for the above-mentioned programme, which requires completing an online Strengths Assessment Test, before progressing to a HireVue interview. I completed successfully the test in the given deadline and received an invitation for a video interview yesterday. However, ...

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Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) Blackrock superday 11/20/17

sunnyboi5432

Just had my superday a couple days ago (11/20) for the Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) Group at BlackRock and wanted to know people’s experience about hearing back. They said 1-2 weeks but i don’t know if they get back to you sooner. Any thoughts? ...

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JP Morgan Private Banking Compensation in Non-Major Cities

pmblue117

Hi all, Was wondering if anyone here knows the current expected base+bonus for a JPM Private Banking Analyst for regional cities (i.e., Atlanta, Cleveland, St. Louis, New Orleans, etc.)? Previous threads discussed comp for core/major cities. Any insight would be appreciated, thanks....

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Can I make it as a summer analyst for AM, coming from Law and Politics?

dennispouka

Hello everybody! I am an aspiring analyst for the London market. I have a bachelor in law from a public European university and I am currently doing a master in political science at an elite institution in Belgium. I have worked as a trainee lawyer at a tier 1, but not internationally-recognised, l...

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Top Hedge Fund IR/Business Development vs. Top AM Firm Advisory vs. BB S&T

ink1922

Which one would you guys pick based on exits (MBA, more FO roles, etc.), learning, etc? They're all very different and there's less information on them. I'd like to stay within finance (ideally a more FO role at a hedge fund) and am open to business school. Not looking to go into IB or PE. ...

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Post-Superday: Contact Alum??

halfmoon007

I recently had a super day at a BB and one of the interviewers mentioned that her boss is an alum from my school. Figures out, the alum and I have connected on LinkedIn a long time ago but we never talked. I was talking to the boss I'm currently working for and he suggests that I write an email to ...

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Goldman PWM vs BAML Global Wealth Investment Management

simonmany

Hi all, I currently have an offer from GS PWM, and an interview coming up for BAML Global Wealth and Investment Management. Wondering which you think is better... GS seems more prestigious from what I can tell? Basically, should I even bother doing the BAML interview? Thanks....

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Professional and Competitve Learning Opportunities

markwhlburg

Hi everyone, I've been lurking on this site for a couple months now, and I've decided I now have questions that I think justify making a discussion post. I'll first give a rundown of where I am in life. I've been serving active duty in the military for over 7 years, and I have about two years lef...

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Starting AM Fall Co-op, any good reading material?

TheShah

I'm starting soon and wanted to know what I could do to sharpen my skills besides working on Excel and whatnot....

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Asset Management Internship Preparation

Anonymous Monkey

How do you all feel that I should best prepare for a mid-market, mid-AUM internship? First week don'ts? What makes employers cringe?...

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2019 UBS GTP GWM Client Advisor Hong Kong Superday

helena951030

Hi everyone - I went through UBS' superday for its GTP GWM HK Client Advisor role at the end of October in New York and am waiting to hear back. Has anyone else heard back from that round of interview yet?...

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Is PWM/PB still a viable career path?

wallstreetpop98

Is it risky for a college undergrad to go into PWM or PB with robots and passive investing taking center stage? If someone is interested in PWM/PB should they pursue it or pick something else, if so, what is the alternative? Are there any jobs in finance related to investing or the market since mos...

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Asset Management in DC

wallstreetfuture221

I understand this isn't really a super popular location for AM, but outside of Carlyle and Sands Capital, does anyone have a good list or a good resource they can point to for a list of AM firms located in the DC Metro area? Institutional in nature would be ideal....

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Goldman Sachs IMD Hirevue Interview Response

Jorge_C16

Hi guys, I recently interviewed for GS IMD SA 2019 through hirevue 2 weeks ago and I havent received any responses. I applied for the LA office. Does anyone know when they should get back to us? Anyone in a similar situation? I would love to know. The waiting is making me anxious. Also, my ap...

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Long TSLA Update: Better Good Than Lucky

CuriousCharacter

####In The Money *Cash is King - origin unclear, but said after the ‘87 market crash by Pehr G. Gyllenhammar, CEO of Volvo (Fate Loves Irony)* I wasn’t planning on posting about Tesla again until the end of February, but this comment from @heister"... [quote="heister"] Is it still not obvious...

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Debt Credit Analyst vs. Corporate Banking

wsostargazer

Preparing for an upcoming interview with a private debt placement team (long term,mid-market loans) at an asset management firm. At the associate level, I assume the job is very similar to mid-market corporate banking or corporate banking. How do you answer "why choose private debt instead of corpo...

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Legendary Investor Soros’ Resilience and the Bitcoin Market(2)

Vena Network

“I think that bitcoin prices will still rise, but it doesn’t mean that it’s not a bubble. Obviously, it’s based on misunderstandings like the tulip bubble. But blockchain technology can be applied positively.” This sentence was from George Soros's speech at the World Economic Forum in 201...

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Question about stock loans

Stockloans

I am offering stock loans that are available on stocks trading below $5 and am also offering loans that defer the interest so you would pay back all the interest when you pay back the loan at the end of the term (balloon payment). Is this something that JP, Merrill and other large brokers would be i...

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What is the Rating Methodology of ICO Rating Websites?

Vena Network

These years, there are so many ICO projects. As it is impossible for investors to get to know every project for their limited time and energy, it is difficult to select valuable projects. Thus, rating websites come about. With professional work led by professional staff, investors can easily see the...

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Citi Private Bank Analyst Super Day this Friday

terps19

Hi everyone. This Friday I am going to a Super day for Citi Private banking in San Francisco for a graduate analyst. The format is a typical 4 30 minute interview set up. I was wondering if anyone has done a private banking super day or super day with citi before and what kind of questions should I ...

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