+23 Notable hedge funds in Switzerland? 17 23m
+7 I'm interning at a prestigious hedge fund this summer, but have been studying CS. What should I learn? 2 1h
+16 Road to Working at a Hedge Fund? 14 3h
+1 How to ramp coverage on semiconductors? 1 3h
+4 DE Shaw SA 2025 13 5h
+6 Generalist HF/AM in TX & FL 1 6h
+20 London HFs 7 7h
+13 MM BD people make LSD/MSD $m?? 10 7h
+4 Thoughts on Goldman Investment Strategy Group vs Bridgewater Investment Engineer vs QT at Major Prop Shop 3 8h
+12 Credit comps 5 9h
+28 Interesting juncture: L/S Hedge Fund or MM Private Credit? 3 10h
+4 Moyer / distressed applicability to UK 4 11h
+9 10 years in EM sellside - want to relocate to US 1 16h
+11 Silver Point Interview 7 16h
+9 Best path from Infra PE in Asia to HF in London or US (MBA in US?LBS MiF?) 3 17h
0 Best coding courses for HF Analysts 2 18h
+14 Large HFs in SF / Bay Area 10 18h
+12 JD or CFA for Distressed Debt/Activism? 2 19h
+6 FoF analyst vs Prop Trader out of UG? 1 23h
+6 Litigation Financing 3 1d
+16 Point72 Academy Case Study 37 1d
+47 Investment principles 15 1d
+21 Which of the next generation pods will be most successful? 12 1d
+3 Soon to launch fund 2 1d
+3 Start-up / Commodity Pool Operator 1 1d
0 Financials L/S at Point72 4 2d
+8 Asset based finance for defense 3 2d
+9 Blackrock hedge fund interview 5 2d
+7 Blackrock Opportunistic Credit / Special Situations Credit Hedge Fund? 7 2d
+1 DigitalBridge Liquid Strategies 3 2d
+227 Best SM seats in 2024? 125 2d
+18 2025 Full-Time HF 7 2d
+13 Fund Accountant @ HF 7 2d
+98 If and when to move to a pod? 30 2d
+30 Tell Me I'm Crazy: I Want to Start My Own Financial Advisory Firm 7 2d
+8 HF SM Analyst Comp ($2-3B AUM) 10 2d
0 Segantii shutting down 1 2d
+12 Does private credit kill HFs? 8 2d
+1 Path to HF from LMM PE? 2 3d
+11 Planning around HF 13-F Filings 6 3d
+5 Asif Suria's Book on Special Sits Investing 3 3d
+18 Head of Macro 9 3d
0 Meteora Capital 1 3d
+28 Advice ahead of a pair trade presentation - HF interview 9 3d
+2 Emailing for Distressed Debt HF internship 4 3d
+6 Macro P72 6 3d
0 Path to HF from MBB 2 3d
+6 Confused about GMV math 10 3d
+95 Do you regret going into public markets investing? 50 3d
+15 Old Fund Refusing To Cooperate As A Reference (Starting Competing Fund) 12 3d
+10 resources to teach fundamental models for L/S at pods 3 4d
+8 Advice for incoming SA at MM HF 8 4d
+1 Screening for Recent Insider Transactions 2 4d
+3 ER at lower tier shop to MMHF? 5 4d
+13 What to do/learn about with 3 months free time before FT for HF prep? 11 4d
0 Wolf Hill Capital 0 4d
+6 Importance of MBA for HF recruiting 6 4d
0 Best BofA groups for HF placement? 3 5d
+7 Breaking into HF 10 5d
+28 College search for getting into HF 26 5d
+11 King Street 2024 14 5d
+42 Comp Ceiling for MM / multi strat SM L/S analysts? 23 5d
+18 Is fundamental L/S equity a dying strategy? 19 5d
+7 Point72 Academy Associate 11 5d
0 In a biotech ER seat (no advanced degree) —> should I change coverage verticals if I want to be at a HF 1 6d
+3 Arena Investors - NY 12 6d
+21 % hit rate on quarters 14 6d
+6 Why are activism seats so coveted? 4 6d
+9 Path to Eliott or other activists? 2 6d
0 Do Hedge Fund Managers/Owners pay Self-employment tax on their management fees? 1 6d
+8 For Ex-ER Analysts now HF Analysts, what are the differences in modelling techniques / requirements you've come across 6 6d
0 What do HF’s ACTUALLY invest in? 1 6d
+37 Background check issues 6 6d
+19 How to approach Consumer L/S ideas 6 6d
+9 Hedge fund comp London 7 6d
+13 HFs with ECM Strategy 18 6d
+10 Questions from Incoming Undergrad about Recruiting 1 6d
+13 Interested in Biotech HF 17 1w
0 Coliseum Capital 0 1w
+12 BB Systematic Trader or Quant at a new hf pod 2 1w
0 Who do I cold email 1 1w
+17 Optimal hf salary negotiation 4 1w
+1 SM HFs that take undergrad interns? 3 1w
+76 Pod Shop Regret 25 1w
+21 How to learn more about Cyclicals? 6 1w
+3 Updated Thoughts on Canyon Partners? 3 1w
+15 How buttoned up do cold email pitches need to be? 3 1w
+15 Point72 Academy Experienced Professionals Case Study 3 1w
+4 What HFs hire out of undergrad? 15 1w
+3 Infrastructure and Energy transition hedge fund 6 1w
+7 Non-Quant in Macro HF? 5 1w
+5 SM L/S London base salary expectations 17 1w
+20 Interning in Macro 10 1w
+1 Joining a MM Macro Pod - What to prepare 1 1w
+115 Top Long Only vs Small SM HF 37 1w
+3 Special sits groups investment banks 3 1w
+26 Why are so many people here interested in Biotech? 32 1w
+11 Farallon 10 1w
+3 Allocator to pod possible? 9 1w
+9 Tips for Succeeding as a Biotech Analyst at a Pod 4 1w

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