MBA vs MS Financial Engineering

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Hi all, I was let go due to restructuring at the beginning of the year. I'm trying to decide between an MBA and MS Financial Engineering. Looking to hopefully make the move to the buy-side in a trading/investment role and the job market has not been too kind lately.

Some background about myself.

  • Went to a non-target undergrad 

  • Spent 1 year on a bond desk and 2 years as an analyst on an equity derivatives desk at a large European bank

What would be the pros/cons of each degree if my end goal is to be in a trading/investment role on the buy-side?

Thanks in advance for the response.

 

 

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