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+288 1st Year Macro HF Analyst: My Macro Framework4414h
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+270 Leaving a single manager to start a book at a platform1063mo
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+244 2020 bonuses2531mo
+241 Q&A: Crypto Hedge Fund Trader1103mo
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+225 Do you have hobbies?2065y
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+217 Q&A: Credit Analyst at +$5B Distressed Shop1005y
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+200 David Einhorn is one of my Favorite People2151y
+197 Lost job at L/S HF - looking for advice 1029mo
+197 Compensation Structure At Quant VS Fundamental Funds731y
+196 Explain to me like I'm a 12 year old the benefit of a hedge fund 771y
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+185 Hedge Fund Economics926y
+182 Future of HF skillset431y
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+175 LinkedIn Secrecy - Hedge Funds 681y
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+170 Are Hedge Fund Employees Structurally F***ed461y
+169 8 figures for late 20s/early 30s HF employees 883mo
+169 MM Analyst Comp812mo
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+166 Path to Value Investing1099mo
+166 HedgeFund from Undergrad1494y
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+163 How did you become a PM?558mo
+163 Gray Fox Q&A7211mo
+160 Demonization of Hedge Funds to Ramp Up597mo
+160 ''Don't bother joining the hedge fund industry''904y
+159 So you want to be a Quant?371d
+159 Transgender at a Hedge Fund457mo
+159 What are people's reaction when you tell them you work in a Hedge Fund?6010mo
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+154 Best Path to Hedge Funds ? (S&T or I-Banking)2074y
+151 If You Could Work At Any Hedge Fund...1214mo
+150 Percentage of HFs Secretly Investing in Cryptos?611y
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+130 Anyone happy at a multi-manager? 9911mo
+129 HF Analyst: The Things I Know For Sure456y
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Career Advancement Opportunities

September 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.7%
  • Bain & Company 98.0%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.4%
  • West Monroe Partners 96.7%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

September 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.3%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 98.6%
  • The Riverside Company 97.9%
  • Apollo Global Management 97.2%
  • Warburg Pincus 96.5%

Professional Growth Opportunities

September 2021 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (= =) 99.2%
  • PJT Partners (= =) 98.9%
  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲03) 98.5%
  • Guggenheim Partners (▲09) 98.1%

Total Avg Compensation

September 2021 Investment Banking

  • Director/MD (10) $853
  • Vice President (39) $363
  • Associates (220) $232
  • 2nd Year Analyst (135) $154
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (30) $147
  • Intern/Summer Associate (103) $143
  • 1st Year Analyst (487) $135
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (377) $82