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+20Trader Documentary - Paul Tudor Jones (Must See)Below is a link to the Paul Tudor Jones documentary video that shows him predicting the 1987 Crash (he tripled his money during it). This is a must see for any trader and shows the legendary trader in action before he became a billionaire. Although the video was shown on public television in...603 weeks 3 days ago
+3Small Energy Trading Prop Shop vs Management ConsultingSenior in college with a degree in physics from a large research university. I have an offer from <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/accenture" target="_blank">Accenture</a></span> and <span...245 days 1 hour ago
+3Best Way To Start Learning Quant Finance?Hi Monkeys, I recently caught the quantitative finance bug so it’s been a few days since my last post. Since catching this bug I’ve been trying to read and learn as much as I can on ways to practice quant finance - and I found tons of material. In fact, it’s so much material that I was...102 weeks 2 days ago
+3Citi Securities Service VS Barclays Equity Research. which one??<span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/citigroup">Citi</a></span> security service includes prime finance, futures clearing & collateral, custody&fund services and direct custody&clearing. Some groups include Delta one, securities...91 week 2 hours ago
+2Bulge Bracket Trading in Government BondsHow similar are <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span> roles in <abbr title="bulge brackets ">BBs</abbr> in government bond trading to that you would do as a fixed income PM in...391 week 15 hours ago
+2HSBC Markets HirevueJust received an invitation for <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/hsbc">HSBC</a></span> markets hirevue, anyone has experience with this? Is it mostly behavioral or some technical as well? Thanks205 days 12 hours ago
+2Breaking into Sales & Trading? There's a ton of advice out there on <abbr title="Wall Street Oasis ">WSO</abbr> about breaking into investment banking, in terms of majors, target GPA, classes, internships, etc. What advice would you guys have for undergraduate students considering prospective...111 week 4 days ago
+2S&T desks and inventory riskWhich <abbr title="Sales and Trading ">S&T</abbr> desks (which asset classes) have the most inventory risk and therefore have more ability to trade and not just live off commissions? 114 days 16 hours ago
+2Citi NYC or BAML NYC for S&T summer internship?Hi everyone, just got offers from both <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/citigroup">Citi</a></span> <abbr title="New York City ">NYC</abbr> and <span class='keyword_link'><a...103 weeks 11 hours ago
+2Any insights on Macquarie S&T?I'm likely to receive an offer at <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/macquarie-group-limited-abn" target="_blank">Macquarie</a></span> for a rotational <abbr title="Sales and Trading ">S&T</abbr>...85 days 14 hours ago
+2Morgan Stanley Fixed Income Summer Analyst Superday 2018 Does anyone have any insight to how <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/morgan-stanley">Morgan Stanley</a></span>'s <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-fixed-income-FI"><abbr...61 day 2 hours ago
+2Citi vs Credit Suisse? (s&t summer internship)pros & cons of either one? have offers at both edit: I have no preferences about desk 62 weeks 5 hours ago
+2Credit Suisse SMG InterviewHello everyone, I'm invited to onsite interview for Quantitative Off-cycle within <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/credit-suisse">Credit Suisse</a></span> Systematic Market Making Group. This intern consists of conception of models and...13 weeks 2 days ago
+2Does anyone know Da Vinci Derivatives?It's a prop firm located in Amsterdam, I didn't find anything on glassdoor or somewhere else because they are like 10 people. Starting salary is 60k + bonus so it seems quite good. Is it safe or it's a scam?13 weeks 6 days ago
+2Sales Story TimeThere are many people on Wall Street Oasis who are in Sales and Trading. I know Sales specifically can lead to many interesting interactions. What is one story that you guys found really interesting or different from the rest? 12 weeks 15 hours ago
+2October Economic ReportThe economic report of October is just around the corner. There has been strong economic growth for the past few years, but with the recent report of September not looking too good will this transfer over to October. According to this article...13 weeks 3 days ago
+1Cargill ReputationI was just offered a position as a Commodity Merchant intern at Cargill. I was wondering what the reputation for the company in the physical <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span> space. 142 weeks 6 days ago
+1JP Morgan Investor Services SuperdayMonkeys-- Just received an invitation for a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/jpmorgan-chase"><abbr title="JP Morgan ">JPM</abbr></a></span> Investor Services <span class='keyword_link'><a...101 day 5 hours ago
+1Negative DeltaHi, I read that the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-delta">delta</a></span> of a call option is between 0 and 1. But in situations, where the price of a call option decreases even as the price of the underlying stock...91 week 5 days ago
+1These are the Wall Street jobs being replaced by RobotsHere is an article in Bloomberg today, https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2017-wall-street-robots/, about the rise of automation in S&T. I was wondering whether people could share their own experiences in how automation/electronification is changing the jobs in their particular asset class...73 weeks 1 day ago
+1Morgan Stanley Offers 2018 summerHas anyone received a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/morgan-stanley">Morgan Stanley</a></span> offer recently? I know they have been doing super days but not sure if they have offered anyone71 hour 34 min ago
+1Sales & Trading: Has work been extremely slow for you these recent few months?So the question is, has work been slow for you these recent few months? (I'm a sales trader and have been having a hard time looking busy especially with the low volatility market environment.) And if so, what are you doing to keep busy or at-least look busy?72 weeks 5 days ago
+1Is it safe to assume I am fucked? If not, how can I pull it together (TL;DR at bottom)Any insight helps. I would imagine this is a bit of an unusual situation, but I have explained it in greater detail below. To start: I am a current junior. I am going from a school that (possibly an exaggeration, but not far off) when someone sees it on a resume they would cancel everything they...61 week 2 days ago
+1Citi Markets Super day 10/24Anyone else have a the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/citigroup">Citi</a></span> markets <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/tag/superday">super day</a></span>? Any advice on how to prep or...52 weeks 5 days ago
+1BAML S and T Summer Analyst Retention RateAnybody have any info on the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/bank-of-america-merrill-lynch"><abbr title="Bank of America Merrill Lynch ">BAML</abbr></a></span> S and T retention rate ? Got an offer there for this...52 weeks 5 days ago
+1Where is Oil Going?Oil prices have been fluctuating between $40 dollars and $60 for the past year. It is unclear where it will be going in the near future. Some analysts expect it to fall lower. According to this article...53 weeks 10 hours ago
+1Needing help deciding on FT offers Hi guys, I'm deciding between commodities <abbr title="Sales and Trading ">S&T</abbr> at a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/what-is-the-bulge-bracket-BB"><abbr title="bulge...53 weeks 3 days ago
+1MS Fixed Income Superday PrepI have a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/tag/superday">super day</a></span> at MS coming up for Fixed Income. I was curious if anyone has any experience with these this year and can offer insight on what to expect/ how to prepare. Thanks!53 weeks 6 days ago
+1Freight Trading Experiences?Anyone familiar with this business? Seems like most of your commodity houses are involved in this (Vitol, koch, glencore, merc, traf), but I can't find much info on it. Any freight traders here willing to chime in about their experiences?54 weeks 5 hours ago
+1Stock/Finance APIs?Hi everyone, Anyone use finance/stock APIs as a resource for <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span>? If so, what do you use? Yahoo Finance used to offer a free API but it seems they discontinued...42 weeks 1 day ago
+1How Hard To Break In W/No Experience These Days?So, as the title says. Have been trying for quite a while to break into the industry, work experience is non-finance so far, closest I have is a previous operational position. I've been working hard on picking up skills to bring myself in line with what's desired for the current...455 min 25 sec ago
+1Scoular?Hi, I'm a sophomore at a non-target. I just got an offer from Scoular to work as a merchandising intern this summer. From the interview it seemed to be a great place to learn the fundamentals of grain <span class='keyword_link'><a...43 weeks 2 days ago
+1How easy/hard is it to move in different roles in a commodity trading firm?Suppose you have a job in traffic/operations and you want to move to say trade finance, or market analysis etc. And suppose it's a big commodity <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span> firm...36 days 1 hour ago
+1Morgan Stanley 2017 Institutional Equity Super DayI interviewed at the New York office on Thursday. Series of 4, 20 minute interviews. Anyone know how they pick the interns? How many they pick? When they start letting the know? How many super days are there? Any Info would be great. Appreciate it!33 weeks 10 hours ago
+1Trading Vol in an IB - what are the good resources for Rates, Credit, FX, Equities? Market-makers' help greatly appreciatedHi guys, I'm a junior market maker at a US bank working on a desk close to the vol desk in my asset class. I am very passionate about the Vol side and I have created this thread hoping that it will become a primer about the different resources people should use to learn about vol in...313 hours 37 min ago
+1Anyone hear back from the DRW Superday?Anyone hear back with any news from the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/tag/superday">superday</a></span> this past Saturday for DRW? Still have not heard anything back.33 weeks 4 days ago
+1Worst equity trading environment?Any thoughts on the current environment in US equities and derivatives? Vol has been persistently so low for so long, and everyone I talk to says this is about the worst <span class='keyword_link'><a...22 days 22 hours ago
+1Mark Johnson guilty of Front Running for HSBC.Today Mark Johnson, head of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/hsbc">HSBC</a></span> global cash foreign exchange <span class='keyword_link'><a...22 weeks 4 days ago
+1Goldman Sachs Frankfurt... anyone?Recently got invited for a final round interview for an off-cycle internship in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/goldman-sachs"><abbr title="Goldman Sachs ">GS</abbr></a></span>' securities division in Frankfurt...22 weeks 7 hours ago
+1Flow traders aptitude testI recently took the flow traders mental math test (75Q in 10 mins). I passed through that math test and I have an aptitude test scheduled for this Friday. The mail I received says this test will contain mental math test, sequences, verbal analogies, syllogisms. Anyone has taken this test and can...23 weeks 5 days ago
+1DRW vs Google/MicrosoftI'm a computer science student and have received offers at all three of the named companies. I'm evaluating whether or not I want to work in a more traditional software engineering environment, or if I want to get into <span class='keyword_link'><a...24 weeks 13 hours ago
+12018 BEST NYC PROP FIRM!!!Hello! I joined <abbr title="Wall Street Oasis ">WSO</abbr> a couple months ago but have never posted...until today. About me: I am a recent grad(2017) form a top Ivy League school with a concentration in Econ and minor in Stats. I have previous intern experiences at a...22 weeks 43 min ago
+1Akuna Capital Jr. Trader phone Interview.. what to expect?Hey Guys, After clearing math-sequence test and personality test. I have my next round phone interview with trader (may be technical round) next week. What should I be expecting? Anyone who had their phone interview with Akuna capital for Jr. Trader role, your insight would be of great...24 weeks 22 hours ago
+1BMO Capital Markets S&T in NYCAnyone have any info on the prestige or compensation for first-year analysts/ how bonuses are given out since its a rotational program?23 days 9 hours ago
+1Koch Supply and Trading Does anyone have any thoughts about this shop and its reputation in the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/tag/energy-trading">energy trading</a></span> space? Do they promote traders internally? General culture? Etc? Any insights would be good.23 weeks 4 days ago
+1Has anyone received S&T offers for MS? It seems like a lot of people are getting offers from other places but has anyone gotten an offer yet for MS? I know multiple people that have been to super days and been told to wait until a certain day to find out but haven't been dinged or given an offer.12 weeks 4 days ago
+1GS Securities Principal Funding and Investment?Interested in hearing about the PFI desk at Goldman and any of the principal desks left in the rotational program. Thanks!13 days 13 hours ago
+1Belvedere Superday Anyone know what the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/tag/superday">superday</a></span> is like for Belvedere's Hybrid Trader position? As I understand, the role mixes tech and <span class='keyword_link'><a...15 days 8 hours ago
+1Netflix's Bond RaisingNetflix recently borrowed 1.5 billion dollars to expand its original movie and tv shows collection. They have had beat their expected subscriber count this past quarter, which has given them more money for their budget. According to this article,...12 weeks 5 days ago
+1Do I still have a chance? 3 days after assessment centre/superdayI had my assessment centre last week on thursday and its currently tuesday - I haven't received any news. Do I still have a chance (no news for 3 days)? I interviewed with <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/company/ubs-ag">UBS</a></span> sales...16 days 16 hours ago