0 Bloomberg SA Exit Opps 1 8y
0 Real Test for a Money Manager 0 8y
+22 Rift at Bridgewater Associates ? 6 8y
0 Urgent - Kingdon Capital Interview in 2 days time! 0 8y
0 Is S&T right for me? Offers at DB Credit Trading & >$1bn Buyside Fundamental Credit Fund 5 8y
0 How to keep track of so many numbers/information 1 8y
0 Better exit to HF - PE v. ER 8 8y
+29 WSO Hedge Fund Interview Prep Package in the Works! 34 8y
0 How to Approach Informational Interview at $3B AUM Alternative Manager 2 8y
+14 Yuan options (puts) 14 8y
+16 Which programming skills for risk management? 6 8y
0 Conflict of Interest? 0 8y
0 Kingdon Capital 5 8y
+43 Quitting Hedge Fund Gig 20 8y
+148 1st Year HF Analyst taking questions 74 8y
0 Cold Call Ex-employee for opinion on fund? 4 8y
0 Sector Specialist vs. Investment Analyst 1 8y
0 Fixed Income HF PM bettter compensated than equities PM 0 8y
+3 Experience as a Technology Associate at Bridgewater 0 8y
0 Going after retail assets 3 8y
+9 Point72 Interview Process 7 8y
+14 Distressed interview question 9 8y
+11 Fundamentals-Based Hedge Fund Closing - More to Follow? 7 8y
0 DE Shaw's "Arceisum?" 1 8y
0 BlackRock Shuts Down Global Macro Hedge Fund 10 8y
0 Rookie Fund Managers To Follow? 0 8y
0 going to college which school will be better to get into ws 14 8y
0 Using internship to get foot in the door? 0 8y
0 Trexquant - Anyone heard of them? 0 8y
0 Opinion required: HF career vs MBA 1 8y
+7 Does AQR run quant trading strategies? 4 8y
+174 Random musings that sound like venting 22 8y
0 Return of prop trading..? 5 8y
0 Anyone heard of First Quadrant? 0 8y
+83 Random Musings on the HF Interview Process 10 8y
+99 Qualities of a Great Investor 16 8y
+58 Distressed Debt Investing Is really lucrative 26 8y
+14 6 months as a credit analyst and not enjoying the job - options? 2 8y
+26 Activism 3 8y
+35 Jumping from Asset Management to Hedge Fund 24 8y
0 Hedge fund consulting firms 2 8y
0 Palo Alto Lunch -- Idea Generation: Public Investing 1 8y
+28 HF Final Round Interview - How long to hear back? 20 8y
0 Econometric Model Functional Forms 1 8y
+18 Internship at a hedge fund 9 8y
0 SPOTLIGHT: Hedge Funhouse Rules and FAQs 0 8y
0 Value/Fundamental Hedge Fund Resume - Please Critique! 1 8y
+12 Glenview Letters 4 8y
0 Whole loan securitization 1 8y
0 Hedge Fund Seeders 0 8y
+11 PM Breeding Grounds 4 8y
0 Non Computer Science Investment Roles at Two Sigma 4 8y
+36 ROIC when stockholders' equity is negative 13 8y
+2 Capital for Hedge Fund 2 8y
0 Can one contact push for someone to be hired at a HF? 0 8y
0 Accounting at Private Equity Firms and Hedge Funds 2 8y
0 Ruane Cunniff & Goldfarb Increase VRX Position 17 8y
0 How common are "pump & dump" microcap stock schemes in Hedge Funds? 0 8y
0 Gramercy Advisors 1 8y
0 Absolute return, long only hedge funds? 5 8y
+13 Carlyle-owned fund refuses to refund near 2/3 of amount requested by investors 3 8y
0 Trading - IB or Phone Call? 4 8y
+4 Launches? 3 8y
+14 What to read in an annual report 14 8y
0 Difference between Mutual Fund, Institutional Asset Management, Hedge Fund? 0 8y
+3 First Pitch/Trade 13 8y
0 First year hedge fund analyst comp - am I getting low-balled? 7 8y
0 Long Short Equity Hedged position sizing 0 8y
0 HF internship dilemma 8 8y
0 Searching for internships 1 8y
0 MBA Internship in funds 1 8y
0 Credit-Related Investment Thesis 1 8y
+11 HF pay expectations 8 8y
0 Going to HF association events for networking as an undergrad? 0 8y
+9 CFA calls out hedge fund underperformance. 3 8y
0 Equity Associate vs Global Macro Execution Trader? 3 8y
0 Sell sider road to hedge fund 0 8y
0 Analyst backgrounds in Fundamental Equity HFs 3 8y
0 Question on dual research functions 2 8y
+7 Help me decide: Paulson vs. a top-10 credit fund 7 8y
0 Structured Credit HF; Junior Analyst role, is this a good opportunity? 0 8y
0 bonuses at quant funds 0 8y
0 HF Interview - Trader vs. Analyst 0 8y
0 Alphabet (Google), Amazon and Microsoft killing reports for Q3 0 8y
0 Are there any HFs specializing in clothing/fashion industry? 1 8y
+11 Setting up a hedge fund without setting up a hedge fund 6 8y
+17 Short Selling Role 5 8y
0 3 hour long / short equity interview 0 8y
0 Good hedge fund, bad PM 5 8y
0 13F Tracker 11 8y
+17 Resume Review: Equity Research to Hedge Fund 14 8y
+37 Resident physician interested in hedge fund 24 8y
+10 Scored Lunch With a Major Hedge Fund PM - Advice for Preperation 5 8y
0 Credit investing 1 8y
0 Is corn on the cob really that delicious? opinions? 3 8y
0 Distributor Margins and Valuations 1 8y
+23 Referred to a hedge funds, unsure about motivational letter 13 8y
0 [ISSUE 38] - Interesting Things... 0 8y
0 Prepping for Fund Assistant Interview 0 8y
0 Cyrus Capital Partners 1 8y

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Overall Employee Satisfaction

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