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+210 ER Career Paths911d
+199 A Day in Life of My Sell-side Days663d
+164 Where are the raises for ER??1232w
+139 A warning to those aiming for Sell Side Equity Research 723w
+67 Advice for Equity Research Associates - Part I221d
+59 How to recover from this?341mo
+56 Equity Research Coverage Analyst, Taking Questions313mo
+52 Glorification of SWE/Tech253mo
+48 Dickthesellsider's Equity Research Career Advice Package61mo
+44 Analyst Destroyed My Report155mo
+42 A response to Dick and Not anonymous74h
+39 Network (In)to The Sell-side - How to Source Job Leads and Charm the Interviewer32mo
+36 How to pick your next sell-side research job63mo
+32 Using Python to Automate tasks in ER/IB79mo
+26 Should I take the Equity Research Job810mo
+25 Getting used to the pace at a long-only49mo
+25 Wolfe Research Reputation162w
+23 When to leave for buyside?94mo
+21 How to break into ER (buyside)?118mo
+21 At a crossroads in SS ER155mo
+19 MiFid II (+3 years later) ER Comp Outlook166mo
+19 Diplobracy, Audit, Equity Research and Realistic Lifestyle Expectations (Australia/US/UK)56mo
+19 Equity Research at Bloomberg?105mo
+19 What are the possible exit opps for UBS ER? 94mo
+19 Wanting to resign but firm has 100% Clawback on YE bonus (based on last yr perf.)920h
+18 IB to Equity Research68mo
+18 Barclays Macro Research - 2022 Summer Internship123mo
+18 GIR London301mo
+18 Would You Reply?102mo
+17 Goldman Sachs GIR197mo
+17 Director (Natural Resources) - Fitch Ratings77mo
+17 LONDON experienced Buy side equity analyst comp benchmark64mo
+17 WACC and COMPS55mo
+17 How do you filter your news?61w
+16 Pandemic Turnover? 1810mo
+16 Can someone please explain whats going on??1710mo
+16 Investor Relations to Equity Research (Need HELP ASAP) 179mo
+16 Is equity research a dying field?163mo
+16 former med student for equity research about pre-hire assignment234mo
+16 Moats33mo
+16 Equity Analyst Sector: Oil Gas and Commodity, Thoughts?81mo
+15 Seeking advice on a path to biotech equity research/investment analysis212mo
+15 Does JPM Reuse Hirevues like pymetrics? 99mo
+15 Biotech Due Diligence Newsletter54mo
+15 2nd Year in ER and Analyst Left… what to do next? IB?65mo
+15 2021/2022 Research Comp722mo
+15 How did your boss handle you leaving?64mo
+15 How To Succeed On Soft Skills/Connect With Buysiders?54mo
+15 Best TMT subsectors?134mo
+14 Wondering how to pick a industry you would like to specialize in ?710mo
+14 Talk about my views on investment38mo
+14 Susquehanna Buy-Side Equity Research56mo
+14 Will having the CFA help me break in?154mo
+14 Help for career decision: stay in corporate banking or switch to ER?31mo
+14 First round interview - What to expect?41mo
+14 Susquehanna SIG internship - likelihood of full time offer?42w
+14 Dentistry to Equity Research. 417m
+13 Self Teaching Basic ER Skills311mo
+13 Should I renege a top-tier BB research for another top-tier BB trading?26mo
+13 Bloomberg ER vs BB ER89mo
+13 Big 4 to BB ER49mo
+13 What is the Total Comp Range for Vp's In ER?167mo
+13 Recent Graduate Looking to Work in Equity Research38mo
+13 Is it possible to jump from engineering to ER without industry experience?56mo
+13 Building out / maintaining client relationships?15mo
+13 Is equity research a good start for a finance newcomer?35mo
+13 personal notes & onenote21mo
+13 Experienced Assoc/Senior Associate Comp?41w
+13 Webinar - Crushing The Sell-side Research Internship This Summer11w
+12 When to use EPS-related vs EV-related multiple to calculate intrinsic, relative value?111mo
+12 Potential to move to ER?79mo
+12 Stick with current job or move to big 4 audit? [UK]68mo
+12 Morgan Stanley Equity Research 117mo
+12 Research Analyst (Biotech) in Piper Sandler NYC?106mo
+12 Advice to break into ER coming from liberal arts background16mo
+12 ER vs RE/Private Markets15mo
+12 former med student for equity research questions about pre-hire assignment14mo
+12 Share my ESG Investing exam preparation experience23mo
+12 Help: Overstressed and Unsure (FINAL INTERVIEW)32mo
+12 Quitting - Do you let your bank know where you’re going31mo
+12 Getting into ER41mo
+12 Biotech ER associate salary 114w
+12 Is it worth it leaving a top ii team? 81mo
+12 This article help us understand operating leverage, financial leverage, combined leverage, beta, risk free rate of return and better source of financing i.e debt or equity03w
+11 How Much Do ER Analysts get paid as career progresses? 3211mo
+11 Do headhunters reach out to ER analysts?1211mo
+11 Break into ER511mo
+11 Non-finance major from non-target trying to break into ER110mo
+11 Equity Research For SPACs49mo
+11 [UK] Will Big 4 Dismissal Affect Audit -> ER Transition Plan?19mo
+11 My story with stocks and my personal view on investing19mo
+11 Dating in Equity Research?136mo
+11 ER Career Advice35mo
+11 Former med student who didn’t finish degree transitioning to equity research should I do mba42mo
+11 Journalism background in Equity Research?41mo
+11 Sell Side ER Contact Etiquette11mo
+11 What is an equalweight or “neutral” rating 13w
+11 Deciding between ER internship at a boutique and Ops internship at a BB21w
+10 Why do different sources misguide the common un educated investors with data whether412mo
+10 Credit Suisse vs Jefferies vs Berenberg910mo
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