+119 55 3d
+109 52 3h
+63 21 2w
+20 Long Only Opportunity Straight from College 19 5m
+11 Do experienced quant traders got interviewed with the math questions still? 10 11m
+21 Are macro product markets less efficient than equities? 7 1m
+30 Macro vs Equities MM? 20 2m
+29 Florida hedge fund guide 23 1h
+18 How risky is Point72 Academy? 14 2m
0 Fund size (AUM) across WSO HF members 1 57m
+12 Prep for Hedge Fund Interviews 10 47m
+109 Told You So 52 1h
+4 Best lesser-known LOs 12 1h
+9 Marshall Wace L/S Equity 6 3h
+83 Are Single Managers More Profitable/Pay Higher? 64 3h
+50 Is there any reason to switch PE to HF now? 18 4h
+6 CoderPad for Desk Strat Interview 1 7h
+12 Time off school to work at a HF? 10 8h
+3 Trading seat at SM HF Comp? 6 11h
+2 Millennium FT Research Analyst Program 1 10h
0 SaaS Revenue Build 3 12h
+9 Candlestick Capital 9 13h
+27 Let go / fired with runway at a SM HF- any advice? 16 15h
+8 $50mm net worth 11 15h
+9 Point72 2025 SA 56 17h
+6 MBB Consulting exit/path to HF 3 18h
+12 Modelling question for incoming analyst at HF 10 23h
0 Best C++ Textbook for Finance 0 1d
0 Harris Associates - Interview - Investment Management Data 1d
0 Top O+G Equities Pods? 0 1d
+36 How do deal with erractic PM? 9 1d
+10 What is DE Shaw total comp for new grads like? 9 1d
+18 Mid BB vs Top Lo 10 1d
+33 Thoughts on Hayfin Capital Management - London? 28 1d
+7 LO AM to MM HF 8 1d
+138 Q&A... 7-year Pod Hedge Fund Analyst 50 1d
+9 Wellington RA Program 8 1d
+7 Details of track 11 1d
+148 Global Macro Hedge Fund is Paradise 45 2d
0 Graham Capital 4 2d
+6 Insight on Systematic Trader position at Citadel Securities 1 2d
+8 Commodities Equties at MMs 12 2d
+10 Event-driven at MMs 18 2d
+4 Arena Investors - NY 7 2d
0 Fernbridge 1 2d
+24 How often do cold emails work when hiring? 20 2d
+9 Third Point 20 2d
+21 Where is the edge today? 10 2d
+13 Why don’t HF’s spend time on AI stocks? 7 2d
0 Masters to join a trading desk / HF being almost 30 1 2d
0 Secondaries to HF? 1 2d
+136 2023 COMP / BONUS THREAD 153 2d
+17 Airline lost luggage 29 2d
+7 Point72 Conversion Rate for Offices 4 2d
+6 Modafinil 21 2d
0 Millennium Management - Salary & Bonus - Financial Planning and Analysis Data 2d
+119 If HF make so much money, why PE? 55 2d
+22 Dinged from Citadel... Advice moving forward? 21 3d
+16 Credit Hedge Fund Case Study 12 3d
+4 Bracebridge Capital? 2 3d
+44 Odd HF Interview Experience 11 3d
+1 Euro-BTP Bond Futures 3 3d
+36 Sovereign Credit at Elliott/DK, etc. 27 3d
+25 What would your impression be? 10 4d
0 Incoming MBA Summer Analyst at a market neutral HF. How can I best prepare? 1 3d
+15 Learn Python? | Incoming L/S Equity Summer Analyst at Citadel/P72/Millennium 8 4d
+228 From Heartbroken Undergrad to Elite Wall Street Warrior – My Story 78 4d
+36 Investing teaching is obsolete? 15 4d
0 Marshall Wace Accounting Test? 1 hour / 30 multiple Q 2 4d
+13 G-Research layoffs 7 4d
+39 Future of Discretionary/Fundamental Hedge Funds 18 4d
+19 1.5yrs of IBD + 1yr of ER for HF recruiting? 9 4d
+36 Fund wants to renegotiate percentages 11 4d
+20 Guide to Hong Kong in the Summer 19 4d
+15 Illiquid SS/Structured Equity vs Liquid SS 4 5d
+27 Best L/S Credit HF Seats 25 5d
+3 Good Companies to Practice Modeling On 1 5d
+13 D. E . Shaw vs UBS vs PhD Econ? 8 5d
0 FX Impact on EBITDA Margin 2 5d
0 Esoteric Assets 1 5d
0 Most promising spin-off / start-up HFs? 1 5d
+26 Thoughts on Glenview Capital? 29 5d
+13 HF Analysts - How do you organize your email? 2 5d
+9 Elliott Spins/Family Tree 5 5d
+29 How fucked am I? 22 5d
0 Disruption in the Event-Driven ecosystem 3 5d
+29 Point72 vs Weiss SA 2025 19 6d
+13 Hong Kong L/S from M.B.A. 9 6d
+15 any hedge fund roles from someone who is both an economist and ML engineer? 7 6d
+13 Seeking Advice for Optimizing My WFH Setup for Hedge Fund Role 6 6d
+39 AAPL valuation 25 6d
+5 Why do family offices file 13Fs? 5 6d
+13 Ares Special Opportunities Fund - London 15 6d
+6 MM Recruiting Timeline 6 6d
+6 How’s the recruiting market looking? 15 6d
+19 WLB for L/S equity folks at BAM, Millennium and Citadel 23 6d
0 Anyone have insights on the interviews with Squarepoint Capital for their experienced discretionary trading role? 1 6d
+35 L/S SaaS Modeling 28 1w
+20 Alternative Data Vendor to HF? 11 1w
+90 Credit - Pod Shop/MM vs. Distressed/Special Sits HF 20 1w
+12 Weiss Asset Management Final Round 5 1w
+3 Weiss Asset Mgmt Interview 3 1w

Career Advancement Opportunities

March 2024 Hedge Fund

  • Point72 98.9%
  • D.E. Shaw 97.9%
  • Magnetar Capital 96.8%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.8%
  • AQR Capital Management 94.7%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

March 2024 Hedge Fund

  • Magnetar Capital 98.9%
  • D.E. Shaw 97.8%
  • Blackstone Group 96.8%
  • Two Sigma Investments 95.7%
  • Citadel Investment Group 94.6%

Professional Growth Opportunities

March 2024 Hedge Fund

  • AQR Capital Management 99.0%
  • Point72 97.9%
  • D.E. Shaw 96.9%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.8%
  • Magnetar Capital 94.8%

Total Avg Compensation

March 2024 Hedge Fund

  • Portfolio Manager (9) $1,648
  • Vice President (23) $474
  • Director/MD (12) $423
  • NA (6) $322
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (24) $287
  • Manager (4) $282
  • Engineer/Quant (70) $274
  • 2nd Year Associate (30) $251
  • 1st Year Associate (73) $190
  • Analysts (223) $178
  • Intern/Summer Associate (22) $131
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (247) $85
notes
16 IB Interviews Notes

“... there’s no excuse to not take advantage of the resources out there available to you. Best value for your $ are the...”

Leaderboard

1
redever's picture
redever
99.2
2
Secyh62's picture
Secyh62
99.0
3
Betsy Massar's picture
Betsy Massar
99.0
4
BankonBanking's picture
BankonBanking
99.0
5
dosk17's picture
dosk17
98.9
6
kanon's picture
kanon
98.9
7
GameTheory's picture
GameTheory
98.9
8
CompBanker's picture
CompBanker
98.9
9
numi's picture
numi
98.8
10
DrApeman's picture
DrApeman
98.8
success
From 10 rejections to 1 dream investment banking internship

“... I believe it was the single biggest reason why I ended up with an offer...”