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+40 Where do you live in NY and what do you pay in rent as a Jr. / Sr. HF Analyst?613d
+23 Received a Quant HF FT offer as a freshman, would like some advice185d
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+34 Recruiters/Headhunters vs applying directly231w
+97 Post-MBA Recruiting At Top Asset Managers / LOs383w
+30 Fund Winding Down, made $$$, not sure what to do now?133w
+52 13 year old trader331mo
+14 Stupid question - how to buy given income split41mo
+134 Global Macro Hedge Fund is Paradise421mo
+9 Carl Icahn HBO documentary thoughts? 71mo
+25 PhD in Math - Made a huge mistake. BB -> HF103mo
+39 Losing Steam - Get out or switch course?103mo
0 Got Invited for second round for RA at DE Shaw. Anyone been through this?13mo
+46 Is talking to sell side a waste of time306mo
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0 Coatue setting offices in Europe?17mo
+29 HF Analyst 1- Need perspective107mo
+21 Q&A: Tiger cub hedge fund analyst, previously worked in PE 587mo
+17 What do people do to generate passive income?457mo
+304 What is the secret sauce? Feel like I don't know anything778mo
+9 Any info on SRS?28mo
+28 Partners Capital?118mo
+24 I am a master at wave mechanics.78mo
+16 From EU to New York 89mo
+9 How is Family Office experience viewed in the Hedge Fund world?110mo
+9 How is Family Office experience viewed in the Hedge Fund world?110mo
0 Salaries at Capital Fund Management (CFM) in Paris 110mo
+6 Help! Impossible career move? HF Opportunity211mo
+7 Unknown French quant hedge fund211mo
+9 ER GS, S&T JPM or M&A at top 20 Bank to get to L/S HF ?1011mo
0 European golden path in finance ? 11y
+17 Help me shape my career in investing/hedge fund/asset management - should I go for MFE/MFin/MBA/PhD41y
+16 How can a CS grad get a buy-side gig?41y
+6 Screening for companies that aggressively capitalise expenses?11y
+19 Most Lucrative vs Safest Path?121y
0 Quit my job?161y
+31 Are HFs still worth it? 291y
0 Grass is greener - how to deal?21y
0 D. E. Shaw Generalist Intern Superday Question11y
0 Rare Earth Commodity Trading Idea - Need Expert Opinion51y
+3 Holy fuck CT is getting expensive.181y
0 Quant Structure at Citadel11y
+29 Potential Choices for HF Roles from Undergrad161y
+1 Call with Recruiter?11y
+58 Need help sizing up new offer as 1st year analyst at L/S HF241y
+22 I Received The Cell Phone Number Of My Favorite Hedge Fund Manager From His Partner...How Should I Approach This 101y
+13 How many of you have a PM like this or have worked for someone similar?12y
+50 What to pay attention to when signing a contract?122y
+15 Investment process at a fund of funds22y
0 "Compensation" Compensation12y
0 Tepper Nabs BofA's Star Banker, Kaplan!12y
+16 Cap IQ request; Hedge Funds in the South; Boudreaux42y
0 Apartments in Beverly Hills 82y
+16 Global Macro in Europe vs. U.S.92y
0 Manhattan to Greenwich Commute72y
+17 What will become of Owen Li of Canarsie Capital102y
0 Getting foot into the door. Am I screwed?12y
+12 Moving to the U.S. and looking for advice12y
+12 Advice needed: from software engineer to a quantitative developper 42y
0 The return of the King? (as Forbes presents it) 02y
0 Cover letter for a L/S equity HF12y
+27 Getting out of prop- macro142y
0 Future for Financials in Hawaii122y
0 Buffalo Funds52y
+60 HF Cars432y
0 Top Hedge Fund Managers of 201032y
+15 HF Recruiting in London and Zurich/Geneva92y
0 Hedge Funds in Canada?32y
+22 CV / Cover Letter Review - coming back after 10 years62y
+44 Interview with BlueMountain Capital182y
+16 Want some critiques on my thesis132y
+17 enron case study82y
+111 Preparing for the HF informational interview142y
0 Goldman on the Irish Bailout...European Contagion12y
+12 From real to fast money - Credit Portfolio Manager22y
+36 Starting quant fund out of college172y
0 Paris based Hedge Fund of funds02y
+30 Best path for starting a successful hedge fund in 5 years272y
0 Best possible understanding of the Street - for a non-career, non-streeter.122y
0 Math Major - Currently at a target 92y
0 Big 4 Recent Grad --> Investments12y
0 Would like a bit of help with what to look at for some research32y
0 Bullish on banks and insurers? 72y
0 Tech Trading - ORCL Meets Expects, What Does it Mean for Enterprise02y
0 JANA Partners responds to Agrium Analyst Day02y
0 B-Unit12y
+11 How to learn more about various hedge fund strategies in depth? 82y
+81 Would you choose Hedge Funds all over again?472y
+29 Bridgewater vs PEAK6 Investment162y
0 Emailing a fund manager12y
0 Due Diligence- Talking to Sources12y
+23 Working at a Distressed / Credit HF - What next?102y
+36 I must have sacrificed myself to save my country in a past life112y
+48 Value Investors wanted (in Paris)62y
+39 Columbia Engineering vs Carnegie Mellon Engineering152y
+21 WSO Hedge Fund Guide and added value for an Event driven recruitment22y
+12 Modern measures of risk12y
+9 Distressed News - Is Reorg Research worth the price ? 12y
+92 World's dumbest 'smart guy'?432y
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