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+8AMA: Hedge Fund Allocator at a $2B+ E&FHi there, After lurking for sometime, I figured I'd jump in with an AMA: Anything you want to ask an E&F allocator? Willing to offer candid thoughts on any and all questions, from the do’s and don’ts of getting funded to what life/comp is like on this side of the table. I...211 day 6 hours ago
+11AMA: Joined a top Hedge Fund out of undergradHey guys, Just made a new account - been primarily a lurker on these forums on my other account. <abbr title="Wall Street Oasis ">WSO</abbr> has been super useful to me, so I wanted to give back. There is a growing trend of buy-side jobs recruiting straight from...701 week 2 days ago
+5Starting a small hedge fundNew user, co-founder of a 2-person small <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-asset-management-AM">Asset Management</a></span> firm utilizing a <span class='keyword_link'><a...331 week 2 days ago
+3Would you work for a family office?3 years into my current gig at an equity L/S fund (started out of undergrad) that's getting hit with redemptions so I'm looking to get out ASAP. I am weighing a few options at the moment: (i) <abbr title="middle market ">MM</abbr> <abbr title="private...241 week 4 days ago
+2Math or Engineering Undergrad for a Quant?Hey everyone, Trying to decide where to apply for undergrad right now. I really like STEM (especially math and chem), so that's why I was reading up a bit about quant jobs on Wall Street. Obviously I know it's pretty unlikely to land a quant job right out of undergrad, but...142 weeks 3 days ago
+2End of Year Bonus I am a junior investment analyst at a small hedge fund (~50M AUM). I joined the fund since May after finishing my master in finance. My base is 60k plus 10-100% bonus according to the contract. The fund had a good year so far with 22% return. Any guess how much I would get for the end of year...61 week 14 hours ago
+2DRW Analyst? Hi, so I recently received a Quantitative Trading Analyst full-time offer from DRW. Because I'm not as familiar with <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span> compensation, can I ask what is the...41 week 2 hours ago
+2New Case Webinars in WSO Hedge Fund Prep PackOver the last 12 months, we have made a big effort to improve our <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/guide/hedge-fund-interview-questions">hedge fund interview</a></span> prep package by bringing to you relevant webinars with interview advice and...13 weeks 6 days ago
+1Should I Read Academic Research On Finance?This week, a prominent American Economist famed for his work in Behavioral Finance, Richard Thaler, took home the Nobel prize in Economic Sciences. As I found myself reading these headlines in the news I found some pride in being able to say I was already familiar with his work and the work of...142 weeks 1 day ago
+1Hedge Fund Intern PayCurrently talking with a small $200-300M L/S fund about an internship and the fund wasn't looking for an intern until I reached out. Fund manager basically asked me what I was expecting in terms of compensation, and I'm not super sure what market rate would be. $20-25 an hour? Or would...133 weeks 3 days ago
+1Moving from Fund of Funds to Hedge fundHow possible is it to move from a fund of funds after a year or two to a hedge fund? I know obviously <abbr title="investment banking ">IB</abbr>/<span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/equity-research-overview"><abbr...122 days 2 hours ago
+1Best UPENN clubs to join for buyside?if I want to learn investing what are the best student groups for me to join at UPENN? I'm on the WTIG development team right now and I'm curious if anyone has tips for what team to join next semester or if I should just WUFC (I have friends on it) or something else. Thanks!!121 week 6 days ago
+1Impact of debt on stock priceHow does paying down debt impact a company's stock price? Obviously it reduces the perceived "riskiness" of the business so the earnings multiple could expand and it also increases EPS due to lower interest payments, so would it be correct to say that paying down debt ALWAYS leads...101 week 2 hours ago
+1WSO Hedge Fund Resume Template for Professionals with Deal Experience is Released!<strong><span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-hedge-fund-HF" rel="nofollow"><abbr title="hedge fund ">HF</abbr></a></span> Resume Announcement: <abbr title="Wall Street...710 months 1 week ago
+1MBA v/s MFE(MSCF)Hi, I'm 24 yrs old, IIT graduate from India with 3.5 GPA.Currently(~8 months) working in a sell-side firm(<span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/goldman-sachs"><abbr title="Goldman Sachs ">GS</abbr></a></span>/MS/JP),...63 weeks 1 hour ago
+1Small Hedge Fund vs. Prop Trading****************************************************************************************************62 days 47 min ago
+1HF manager looking to speak to current or recent CBS value investing alumniHi, I work at a large US fund in equities and look to connect with current or recent CBS value investing alumni. Pls send me a PM. I am happy to give advice on the industry and job.43 days 17 hours ago
+1For case studies, better to build on top of sell side model or build my own model from scratch?Hey guys, interviewing at a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-hedge-fund-HF" rel="nofollow"><abbr title="hedge fund ">HF</abbr></a></span> and I have a take home case study on a stock...34 days 3 hours ago
+1Have you ever changed your strategy in the HF industry? Need help plsLadies, gents, Been with a large <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-hedge-fund-HF" rel="nofollow"><abbr title="hedge fund ">HF</abbr></a></span> for 3 years, but strategy is <span...31 week 5 days ago
+1How does the payouts of capital gains in hedge funds work if you are a investor?Let's say you have 5 clients in a hedge fund who invested the following capital: 1. 10 million 2. 20 million 3. 50 million 4. 100 million 5. 200 million Let's pretend that in this 380 million hedgefund that the fund gained 10% for the year. Let's ignore the entry and...21 week 3 days ago
+1How to find a mentor in the HF industryHi, have worked for a few years at a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-a-hedge-fund-HF" rel="nofollow"><abbr title="hedge fund ">HF</abbr></a></span> in London, but have never had a sort of...21 week 2 days ago
+1Serious Trading Talk. Here to learn and Meet new People. Would like to keep this chat confined to Derivatives Trading. We can talk about futures, options, and all products. 24 days 7 hours ago
+1CFA & Hedge Fund RecruitingI currently work in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span> and am on track to finish all 3 <abbr title="Chartered Financial Analyst ">CFA</abbr> exams by age 23 (won't...23 weeks 1 day ago
+1Moving from SIG ER to HFHey guys, I have recently received an offer from SIG in their <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/equity-research-overview">equity research</a></span> division. In a few years I would like to move to a good <span...21 week 3 days ago
+1European hedge fund in the USCan an European hedge fund hire an American company (that has the appropriate license) to sell hedge funds to US investors locally? Or must the European fund obtain its own license?11 week 5 days ago
+1What's a good math formula to see whether the price of a stock will go up or down using its financial ratios?The stock market is pretty complicated. What is a good math formula using the companies financials statements to determine whether its stock price will go up or down in the short or long term?12 weeks 4 days ago
+1Hedge Funds that offer internships/grad programmes without previous experienceI am studying at the MSc in International Finance at HEC Paris at the moment. I have done a 6-month internship at Mediobanca (Financial Resources Management - Group Treasury) and am willing to join a hedge fund. I am mainly interested in macro discretionary investing strategies, but I am open to...11 month 5 hours ago
+1Testo Rev with when I laid blocks**Testo Rev** with when I laid blocks and surrounded houses. However I never review them bearing timber the yard until the point that they couldn't get one more x . Nor do I recall the bricklayers moving the blocks around until the point when they couldn't move them any longer. Both of...15 days 21 hours ago
+1Tcore Plus the event that you give your**Tcore Plus** the event that you give your sustenance the same amount of consideration as your exercises, you will drastically expand the outcomes you are right now getting. Consider nourishment like fuel for your auto above all else, in the15 days 18 hours ago
+1Developing Macro and VBA skillsI was not sure in which Forum would be best to present my question, but I figured a trader or data analyst at a fund could potentially have insight. Trying to develop my Macro and VBA skills, has anyone utilized an online program or self-study that they could recommend? 13 weeks 10 hours ago
+1PJT Park Hill Group Hedge Fund Distribution InterviewHi guys, I have a first round interview coming up in the coming days and was wondering if somebody could give me some advice on what to expect. I'm currently employed in a small merchant bank and had a 6mo internship at a <abbr title="private equity ">PE</abbr>...12 weeks 4 days ago
+1Separating asset management from BO, RM, legalAt the moment I'm not seriously considering starting my own fund, but just to plan (way) ahead, I'd appreciate some advice on this topic. Imagine for a moment that fund capital is not an issue. Say I know people who would trust me with $20 million to invest on their behalf. I'd...11 week 2 days ago
+1Would you recommend your younger self a career in hedge fund? I'm genuinely motivated and passionate about a career as a hedge fund manager. I'm sure there are others here too, aspirants as well as those who made it already, with that sort of passion. I'm sure most of you who made it will agree that its not only about the money, if that...13 weeks 2 days ago
+1Need help choosing a PE offer that will help me get to equity L/S in the futureHey guys, I have an interesting situation at hand. I have always been most interested in doing bottom-up fundamental research at an equity l/s fund. But as luck would have it, I am currently deciding between two private equity offers. Both seem to be 'growth equity' funds. Pay is...13 days 17 hours ago
+1Need help / Insight on Hedge FundA headhunter from a $13B Mult-Strat platform reached out to me for a senior analytical / reporting role. A portion (unknown %) of their assets are in "large portfolios" of <abbr title="middle market ">MM</abbr> / Small Biz Loans, which I currently cover. Other...11 week 3 days ago
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+1Geneticore Boost On off days, when you**Geneticore Boost** On off days, when you arent working out, take in less calories, specifically sugars. On the off chance that you are genuinely endeavoring to build up include an extra calories for a sum of additional calories every day. I suggest this lone11 week 1 day ago
+1How is it like for a trader on a systematic hedge fund?I have been invited to an interview for a trader position on a hedge fund. This specific firm is only focussing on systematic and model based investments, in which I expect that the actual <span class='keyword_link'><a...11 week 4 days ago
+1Computer Science Degrees From UIUC in FO? or only Quant? I'm curious if a computer science degree from the college of art and sciences at University of Illinois or NYU can get me into a position like a buy side analyst. I won't get into engineering and I don't see a long term value in a finance degree as I'm self taught. I'm...11 week 3 days ago
+1tax on your bonushi, just curious if there's any best practice to optimize the tax structure of your bonus? What's the preferred / optimal spilt between cash bonus and carry? 13 weeks 16 hours ago
+1Hair Bloom moderate the procedure**Hair Bloom** moderate the procedure of hair development. These variables could be things like less than stellar eating routine, drug, ailment, male pattern baldness e.t.c. Huge numbers of these reasons influence the development of the hair and obstruct11 week 2 days ago
+1Parnassus Investments Research Analyst InternshipI have an interview with Parnassus Investments for their summer research analyst role. It seems like a great hedge fund based out in SF, focused on ESG factors. Can anyone provide color on its recruiting process or what it's like to work there?13 weeks 7 hours ago
+1Please help me understand this about HFsI'm five hedge fund types (arbitrarily chosen, and clearly not the entire population) into a data project on HF RORs, and I'm already struggling to understand how the HF industry still exists. Here's a screenshot of some of the numbers I'm looking at (please note that I...53 hours 47 min ago
+1Hair Bloom Hair Regrowth move the liquid**Hair Bloom Hair Regrowth** move the liquid through its body into the guts. Your infant will now have obvious toe nails and the hair on their scalp is creating and in a few children you will have the capacity to see eye temples also. Despite the fact that the11 week 5 days ago
+1Bridgewater, the world's largest hedge fund, is possibly a fraud [according to Jim Grant]Keep in mind, James Grant is a highly respected financial writer, and Columbia alumnus. He predicted the collapse of Lehman, and correctly forecasted many other calamities. I had a similar "gut feeling" about Bridgewater, the details of which I will not elaborate on. Suffice to...141 day 4 hours ago
0Starting a small fundHello all, as a person who is almost 18, myself and some friends have been discussing investing some money when we turn 18. My question for you all is -best sites to start our fund? -should we compile our money, or trade by ourselves - eventually expanding our money to help others What we...32 hours 5 min ago