Between Private Equity Buyout shops, Growth Equity shops, and Venture Capital firms (all associate level), which one:
1) is hardest to break into/most prestigious?
2) offers best compensation for associates?
Understand the first question is a bit low quality, if you wanna answer it cool, if not, cool. More interested in the second question. Between buyout, GE, and VC firms, which provides best compensation to associates?