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+206 Anatomy of the 10-K 126 8mo
+162 I'm bored: Macro Hedge Fund PM Q&A 214 11mo
+102 The Iceland bet - How some hedge funds made huge money 51 8mo
+99 HF PM Q&A 200 1y
+95 Hedge funds with best names? 85 2w
+83 Point72 SA 2020 New Externship Program 332 7mo
+81 Hedge Fund Careers: Getting a Hedge Fund Job Out of Undergrad and Beyond 101 7mo
+75 Q&A: 3rd Year Hedge Fund Analyst 165 5mo
+64 It's getting ugly out there - Baly to cut 13 stock teams 150 1mo
+64 Hedge Fund: The Investment Life Cycle 63 2y
+64 2020 bonuses 219 17h
+59 How Do Hedge Fund "Geniuses" Einhorn and Ackman Still Have Any AUM? 124 2y
+56 Ask Me Anything - Buy Side Systematic Quant 186 6mo
+55 Leaving the buyside 116 8mo
+55 Credit Hedge Fund opportunities 34 3mo
+53 Leaving a single manager to start a book at a platform 106 1y
+50 Trump = Quant-mageddon? 68 8mo
+50 If You Could Work At Any Hedge Fund... 118 9mo
+50 The Hedge Fund Experience - Good, Bad, Ugly 346 2y
+50 LinkedIn Secrecy - Hedge Funds 68 8mo
+49 Longevity of Hedge fund career: how long do people last in this industry? 76 6mo
+48 What are people's reaction when you tell them you work in a Hedge Fund? 60 2mo
+47 Q&A: HF out of Undergrad, 112 5mo
+46 Random musings that sound like venting 22 5y
+46 Global macro recruiting - a primer 50 2y
+45 Future of HF skillset 43 10mo
+44 The Mechanics of a Mispricing 35 1y
+44 From Heartbroken Undergrad to Elite Wall Street Warrior – My Story 74 4y
+43 Q&A: Crypto Hedge Fund Trader 105 2y
+43 2020 HF Shakeout: Who's Up Who's Down 219 2w
+42 So who's doing well right now? 97 1y
+42 Q&A: Former hedge fund junior trader/analyst 112 10mo
+41 Ask me anything - quant/quantamental Hedge fund manager/Consultant - Everything on liquid hedge fund strategies 193 1mo
+40 Biggest bonus of your career 82 1mo
+40 Do you have hobbies? 207 4y
+39 Compensation Structure At Quant VS Fundamental Funds 73 11mo
+38 Q&A: I'm a hedge fund recruiter. 143 10mo
+37 Lost job at L/S HF - looking for advice 102 1mo
+37 Underrated Skill in Investing 33 2mo
+36 Q&A: Former Long/Short Research Analyst at Top HF -> VP of Growth Equities at BB 51 1y
+36 Q&A: London L/S + event-driven analyst 62 4mo
+36 Starting a small hedge fund 263 8mo
+35 How to hedge a call option 43 11mo
+35 Q&A: Volatility arbitrage PM 97 2y
+34 Q&A: I am a Hedge Fund recruiter 99 2y
+34 Q&A: Credit Analyst (Multi-Strat Credit Fund) >$5bn Fund 87 1y
+34 Who are the best hedge fund managers? 64 12mo
+33 Transgender at a Hedge Fund 45 3y
+33 Q&A: Non-finance major --> BB IB --> Director at $5B+ Multi-strat HF (in 6 years) 62 2y
+33 Q&A: Research Analyst at $1 Billion Hedge Fund 86 1y
+33 Q&A: ex-McKinsey EM and current L/S hedge fund analyst 68 2mo
+32 Hedge Fund Guru Answering Inbox Questions Here. Thanks Mr. Pink Money 97 7y
+32 Are Hedge Fund Employees Structurally F***ed 46 1y
+32 Made 750k In The Market - What Now? 115 3w
+31 How did you become a PM? 55 3w
+30 1st Year HF Analyst taking questions 74 4y
+30 Q&A: Head of Macro Strategy at Hedge Fund Taking Questions 70 1y
+30 Random Thoughts on the HF Industry 47 2y
+29 Do you need to be a market genius to start a hedge fund? 55 11mo
+29 Advice on HF Recruiting 12 1y
+28 Q&A: Credit Analyst at +$5B Distressed Shop 100 4y
+28 Any career regrets after moving from PE to public markets? 28 7mo
+28 Path to Value Investing 109 1mo
+27 HF Analyst: The Things I Know For Sure 45 6y
+27 Q&A: BB IB-->Tiger HF 65 1mo
+27 Q&A: 2nd Year Equities L/S HF Analyst in Hong Kong 66 1w
+27 Officially Out of the HF Business 45 3y
+27 Thoughts on Abdiel Capital? 35 2d
+27 Global Macro's Future "Stars" - Where Are They Coming From? 35 8mo
+27 Most Memorable Earnings Call 27 2y
+26 Percentage of HFs Secretly Investing in Cryptos? 59 8mo
+26 Preparing for the HF informational interview 14 8mo
+25 Q&A: Hedge Fund Lawyer 40 2d
+25 Do I take the safe bet after grad? 39 5mo
+25 I work in event driven / arbitrage. Here are some career advice for you 29 8mo
+25 ''Don't bother joining the hedge fund industry'' 90 4y
+24 Failure Q&A 75 2y
+24 Explain to me like I'm a 12 year old the benefit of a hedge fund 77 6mo
+24 Q&A: Hedge Fund Allocator at a $2B+ E&F 39 3y
+24 Life decisions...buy-side equity analyst 57 5mo
+24 Q&A - research analyst at credit hedge fund 70 1mo
+23 quant HF - how much should entry PhD quant expect to be paid? 87 7mo
+23 What background do most hedge fund managers have? 60 3y
+23 Most Active / Top Distressed Hedge Funds 39 7mo
+23 Why is everyone obsessed with equity L/S 49 4mo
+23 Ho-Hum to Hedge Fund 86 8mo
+22 Finishing 1st Year as HF Analyst - Ask Anything 145 1mo
+22 Hedge Funds v/s Private Equity: Which industry will survive and thrive in the next two decades? 24 8mo
+22 Best Industries to Specialize In 31 1y
+22 Bridgewater Layoffs - Sign of Troubled Times for HFs? 63 5mo
+22 How I got my job in a Hedge Fund after graduation 18 8mo
+22 MM Analyst Comp 80 6mo
+21 Is Renaissance Tech. a Ponzi scheme? 22 1y
+21 Qualities of a Great Investor 16 5y
+21 DE Shaw SA 2021 210 1mo
+21 Cap intro Q&A 51 1y
+20 Random Musings on the HF Interview Process 10 5y
+20 MultiManager PM (Millenium, Balyasny, Schonfeld) minimum requirements 76 4d
+20 Multi-Manager Hedge Funds 66 7mo
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