Starting with hedge fund job

Hey, couple of questions:

Can i start as a hedge fund analyst straight out college or first i should be an analyst in ib, if yes which universities do you prefer?

is it possible that you can be a portfolio manager before 35?

should i get CFA or any other certifications for it?

thanks, really appreciate it if you can guide me

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Apr 8, 2021 - 7:13pm

I thought this was a poem or something. 

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Apr 9, 2021 - 12:45pm

All these questions have been discussed at length on his forum and others. Use the WSO search function and Google. Also, you're too young. To be very brief:

1. You can do either--it depends. There are so-called target schools.

2. Yes, PM under 35 is possible.

3. CFA is not necessary for hedge funds. Most in the industry don't have one. 

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