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  2. BlackRock Virtual Cover Letter Hireview

    Has anyone applied to BlackRock to be a full-time analyst and received a request to submit a virtual cover letter? I'm not sure what to expect so if anyone has completed it and could tell me what questions were on it that would be great! I'm not ...

    167 comments - 23 silver bananas - Apr 4 2018 - 1:05am -

  3. BlackRock PAG 2017 Superday

    Starting a thread for the 2017 PAG super day in NYC. Has anyone heard back from the 11/7 11/8 superdays yet? Know that there were a couple ones in October as well, did anyone hear back with offers or rejections? HR told us the decisions should come out wi ...

    58 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jan 4 2018 - 12:03pm -

  4. Questions about getting a job as a PM

    Hey everyone. I'm in a top target undergrad and my goal is to eventually become a PM at one of the top AM firms (Blackrock, Fidelity, JPM, UBS, Wellington, etc). Would anyone who's also on this track know the general way to get to the PM level? ...

    18 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 29 2018 - 6:30pm -

  5. Asset Management: Portfolio Manager Career Path?

    So after doing my own research and reading this site I have realized the Asset Management is a solid career choice. So I wanted to know what is the usual career path to become a portfolio manger at a asset management firm like BlackRock, PIMCO and welling ...

    129 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 28 2018 - 10:07pm -

  6. offer compare: Nomura S&T option desk VS blackrock PAG, active investment analytics (NY)

    Greatly appreciate your opinion. Little bit about me, non-target school with 1.25 yr working experience at a BB in quantitative analytics role. BR pay slightly less than NM. But its not a concern for me. I like both opportunities and I know they drive me ...

    21 comments - 3 silver bananas - Jan 3 2018 - 5:54pm -

  7. BlackRock full-time recruiting 2016

    Has anyone heard back from BlackRock for the Analyst program starting in 2016? The website is being weird and not letting me see my application- is this happening to anyone else? BlackRock BlackRock Interview ...

    58 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 18 2015 - 1:51pm -

  8. BlackRock FMA Super Day?

    Hi. I was wondering if any of you have had BlackRock FMA super day (either for SA /FA) & share your experiences & how long it took them to get back to you. Also, where else are you guys applying/heard back? I have several super days(w JPMC and Cap ...

    25 comments - 4 silver bananas - Nov 22 2016 - 4:01am -

  9. BlackRock 2016 SA superday

    Did anyone hear back about superday? I interviewed with BLK last Thursday via OCR and still haven't heard back. BlackRock ...

    42 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 4 2016 - 1:53pm -

  10. BlackRock drug test?

    Hey guys, Does anyone here have any recent employment experience with BlackRock? On their job application, it says you have to take a drug test within 72 hours of an offer, which seems a bit Gestapo-esque to me. Is this true? Not that I have anything to w ...

    87 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 18 2016 - 1:14pm -

  11. Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) Blackrock superday 11/20/17

    Just had my superday a couple days ago (11/20) for the Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) Group at BlackRock and wanted to know people's experience about hearing back. They said 1-2 weeks but i don't know if they get back to you sooner. Any though ...

    18 comments - 5 silver bananas - Mar 14 2018 - 12:18pm -

  12. Good Fixed-Income investing book?

    What are some good fixed-income investing books? I have the CFA curriculum, which provides a wealth of information, but I'm looking for something a little less academic. Topic of interest include: distressed debt investing, ABS and other structured p ...

    69 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 10 2016 - 4:42pm -

  13. Blackrock PAG prestige?

    I want to know how prestigious BlackRock PAG is. I am deciding between some offers between this and a prop trading shop called trillium. I'm leaning towards BlackRock right now because i hear it is very analytical and has great exit ops into hedge fu ...

    30 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 18 2018 - 3:11pm -

  14. BlackRock PAG SuperDay

    I have my BlackRock Portfolio Analytics superday on Friday for the SA position, what kind of questions should I be expecting and how can best prepare for it? I know that they are looking for tech-savvy people with a interest in fixed-income, but please sh ...

    43 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 11 2017 - 7:58pm -

  15. BlackRock FMA 1st Round Interview

    I have a 1st round interview with BlackRock Financial Market Advisory for SA 2015. The interview is literally a video recording of your answers that you submit to HR (welcome to automation lol). Anyone know what kind of questions they will ask? Any advice ...

    23 comments - 3 silver bananas - Oct 11 2017 - 2:34pm -

  16. Blackrock RQA interview

    I have an on-campus interview with BlackRock RQA (risk and quantitative analysis) coming up. Has anyone interviewed with them? What kinds of questions do they ask first-round / final round? Thanks! interview BlackRock rqa ...

    30 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 21 2017 - 11:10am -

  17. GS vs. BlackRock

    I am a non-target junior interested in investing. Which of the following would be a better opportunity for the summer? GS S&T (lets just say high yield/distressed desk) vs. BlackRock Fixed Income (don't know which fund) SA I have been reading Fab ...

    24 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 28 2015 - 5:41pm -

  18. Post-superday wait time for BlackRock?

    Just had a superday with BlackRock in NYC. What is the wait time for BlackRock after the superday? Most BB banks only take one or two days. I'm not sure if that applies to BlackRock as well? Does anyone have any experience with BlackRock recruiting? ...

    23 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 7 2014 - 9:04pm -

  19. Blackrock Cut Bonuses- Who's Next?

    Hey Monkeys, A story just broke out that BlackRock is cutting bonuses due money flowing into passive funds. Many of us choose roles in Asset Management for increasing out skill set,exit opportunities, and (a very important part of overall comp) the bonuse ...

    13 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 1 2017 - 3:24pm -

  20. Comp at BlackRock PMG

    ... BlackRock ...

    21 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 6 2017 - 12:46pm -

  21. Masters @ Oxford vs Starting @ BlackRock

    Hi all Briefly, I'm stuck at a Decision Point at the end of my undergrad. I have been offered a full-time job starting next year with BlackRock 's alternative investments team in New York. At the same time, I have also been offered a Rhodes Scho ...

    12 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 10 2017 - 11:19am -

  22. BlackRock PAG Superday 10/9/2010

    Hey guys, Was anyone at PAG's superday on saturday? How'd it go? Did you hear back yet? I'm still waiting. Anxiously. Thanks, Anon1 Superday BlackRock pag ...

    34 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 11 2010 - 11:45am -

  23. Schwarzman: Woulda Shoulda Coulda

    If you've been around the markets for any length of time, odds are you've taken a healthy loss on something. When you've been around as long as I have, you've taken a few puke-at-your-desk losses over the years. Losses are just a part ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 3 2013 - 7:45am -

  24. BlackRock Solutions Center Advice

    does anyone have any input on the internship offered for tthe BlackRock Solutions Center? are the skills transferable to other areas of the industry? exit opportunities? thanks!! finance investment Internship bank BlackRock center solutions ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 23 2018 - 1:25pm -

  25. Need help! Urgent: BlackRock or Deloitte internship

    Hi, I just received an offer from BlackRock Portfolio Analytics today (PAG). I was really excited, but the pay is kinda low, especially for the long hours. Apparently I'm expected to work 80 hours a week. I also have an offer in Tax Consulting at Del ...

    29 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 25 2009 - 10:53pm -

  26. Which position should I accept and why?

    (All are for Summer Analyst Positions) (And I don't know which group I will be working in) Barclays Capital- Operations Wells Fargo- Commercial and Corporate Banking BlackRock- corporate finance (Internal Audit and Compliance) Morgan Stanley- Interna ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 3 2013 - 6:17pm -

  27. Blackrock Summer Analyst Interview

    Hi, I just received information about an upcoming video interview with BlackRock. It is for the "Investments- Beta Strategies + Trading Liquidities & Strategies- Intern" position. I have never had a video interview before so any advice would ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 29 2016 - 6:16pm -

  28. GPA requirement for blackrock and blackstone

    what's the usual GPA requirement for BlackRock or Blackstone? blackstone BlackRock ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 9 2011 - 10:29pm -

  29. Blackrock summer positions

    Has anyone held a summer position with BlackRock? If so, which city? Can you provide any info about your experience with them and your background before joining? BlackRock ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 1 2017 - 6:44pm -

  30. Work for BlackRock for $400/week or small company for $600/week?

    Through my school, I got offered a 6 month internship with BlackRock in their Wilmington, Delaware office. The job title is "Data Services and Pricing". They only pay $400/week (possible overtime, but not that much). Also, I heard I don't l ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 7 2011 - 4:25pm -

  31. BlackRock- Alternatives (BAI)

    Any thoughts about this group? How is their reputation? Comp/exit opps/skills? BAI vs PMG/FMG/PAG? European openings are in London and Zurich. It is under Investments umbrella. Short description: ABOUT: The BlackRock Alternative Investors (BAI) team is re ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2017 - 3:52pm -

  32. BlackRock- Drug Test?

    Wondering if BlackRock drug tests all new hires in New York? Do they test for THC? BlackRock ...

    9 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 4 2017 - 11:28pm -

  33. Graduate Scheme

    So here in the UK IB and AM firms hire "graduates" meaning you work for 2 years on a rotational basis working with different groups and then if they like you after the two years you get a full time offer. Can anyone offer more insight to this? A ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Feb 24 2019 - 5:30am -

  34. Blackrock- Strategic Product Management Analyst

    I applied to Investments- Multi Asset and Fixed Income divisions (NY and SF) and application says it is still under review. However, today I received an invitation to interview for an analyst position with their strategic product management group- I assum ...

    8 comments - 2 silver bananas - Feb 13 2018 - 7:23pm -

  35. Help with an offer decision please. Urgent

    Hi, I am deciding between two offers with deadline tomorrow. One is BlackRock Solutions Center and the other is quant investment analyst with Prudential fixed income. I am kind of torn and not really sure what to do. When I met with people from both group ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 24 2011 - 7:56am -

  36. Blackrock Superday- 10/15/2010

    Was anybody at this superday? Unlike many others, there were individuals interviewing for a variety of groups. They said 1 week, good or bad. Post here for offer/rejection news. BlackRock pag gcg rqa ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 17 2010 - 11:44pm -

  37. General Thoughts on BlackRock?

    Guys, I have searched through the Forums and it primarily speaks about summer analyst and entry level analyst positions. I am trying to get more general thoughts and perspectives on BlackRock (NYC) Opinions? Thoughts? Suggestions? This is supposed to be o ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 23 2012 - 7:25pm -

  38. Does Blackrock Hair Test?

    Does BlackRock drug test summer interns? If so, do they use a hair or urine test? BlackRock ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 24 2014 - 9:06pm -

  39. MBA> GSAM/JPM AM/Blackrock?

    Interested to know if anyone here has made the jump from MBA to a top Asset Management firm. The firms I listed don't recruit on-campus at b-schools so trying to figure out how best to position myself. GSAM JP Morgan BlackRock asset management MBA ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 30 2014 - 9:17pm -

  40. Blackrock AMG or PAG

    So the initial shock from being rejected from numerous banks (applied to 10 banks, 9 first rounds, 5 final rounds, 0 offers, semi-target background)has finally settled in, and I am looking again. I have an interview with Blackrock coming up, and I was won ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 24 2009 - 8:02pm -

  41. Tips for BlackRock- Alternative Investment Interview

    I have a phone interview coming up for Blackrocks alternative investment division. They didn't saw which group. I'm a sophomore. What kind of technical questions can I expect? BlackRock ...

    10 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 29 2017 - 3:52pm -

  42. BLACKROCK Superday Interview

    Hi, I have a BlackRock " superday " interview in a couple of days for RQA Analyst position. I cleared 2 telephonic interviews with the Managing Dir and Dir. I have about 4 hours of back to back interviews on Superday. Any advice on how to prepar ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 10 2010 - 3:09pm -

  43. BlackRock PAG

    hi, I am very interested in applying to BlackRock PAG, i got a frd who just had an offer from them in London. I have been doing some serious research about BR, BRS and PAG and other divisions within the firm. But I had a really negative feeling after read ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 26 2010 - 7:12am -

  44. Blackrock Portfolio Analytics Group vs. JP Morgan Private Bank

    Can anyone give me feedback about the choice between these two offers? Thanks! BlackRock BlackRock PAG JP Morgan private bank ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 25 2015 - 9:04pm -

  45. Larry Fink: DOW 28,000 by 2019

    This is one of the better segments I've seen on CNBC in a long time. Blackrock CEO Larry Fink spent the better part of an hour discussing the state of the market, some of the problems we face as a nation, and why the Fed taking their foot off the gas ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 30 2013 - 7:31am -

  46. Capital IQ boutique asset management firms

    hey guys so I am a senior still looking for a job. Struggling in a tough market out there but still searching. I have some experience as I am interning at a boutique doing equity research. My long term goal is Asset Management / portfolio management. I wa ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 21 2011 - 2:50pm -

  47. BlackRock PMG-Fixed Income vs. CS Equity S&T SA

    I'm curious about exit opportunities and compensation/career advancement if I were to stay at these firms longer term. In the future, I would stay on the sell side but likely would want to move to a (quanty) hedge fund. Both positions are in NY btw. ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 14 2011 - 9:52am -

  48. Deciding between Offers: BlackRock PAG, Goldman Tech, NYSE Please Help

    I am currently a Junior deciding between SA offers from BlackRock PAG, Goldman Tech, and the NYSE (more on the tech side though). Any advice on which to chose? I would like to end up in a front-office IBD position for FT. Can anyone tell me about the exit ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 27 2012 - 4:48pm -

  49. What would you choose out of...

    BlackRock PMG, UBS DCM or PIMCO... all of them are for SA 2011. All your input is appreciated. UBS BlackRock Pimco ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 20 2011 - 9:51pm -

  50. Commodities Class: Coal

    Aaah yes... finally! The scourge of liberal dreamers and global warming snake oil salesmen. The delight of evil American business men, with their shiny watches and gas guzzling street tanks. Topic #5 Coal Thanks to record rainfall in the Australian region ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 6 2011 - 11:57am -

  51. BlackRock or AllianceBernstein? (FT)

    Got an offer from AllianceBernstein 's Fixed Income Rotational Program and I think I'll take it- very interested in investment research and they'll be letting me do a lot of that in this gig. portfolio management rotation also included. ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 26 2014 - 12:35pm -

  52. How much is job security worth: BlackRock vs. S&T at a BB

    So times are difficult and I think now, more than ever, we need to factor in the possibility of actually getting hired after the internship. Considering two internships: BlackRock (outside of PMG) and S&T at a BB (possibly one that is going through a ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 16 2009 - 2:11am -

  53. Blackrock Superday ACS 11/8/18 New York

    I had my superday for ACS summer analyst on 11/8/18 in New York, still haven't heard back yet. Anybody has heard back or any insight? BlackRock ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 29 2018 - 9:44pm -

  54. BlackRock Client Businesses 1st round. Help!!

    Has anyone ever interviewed for BlackRock Client Businesses? I have one coming up and would appreciate if someone can let me know what to expect. I can't imagine it being technicals-heavy but I could be wrong. What should I prepare for? finance Inter ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 10 2016 - 4:48pm -

  55. BlackRock Superday ETF and Index Investing 11/9

    Has anybody heard back from the 11/9 BlackRock superday for the ETF and index team? Or if anybody knows how long it usually takes for BlackRock to get back after a superday that'd be great too, thanks BlackRock ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 12 2018 - 5:09pm -

  56. Macquarie vs. BlackRock vs GS Op

    Goldman Operation, Macquarie Infrastructure vs. or BlackRock PAG for SA... Thanks:) gs interview macquarie BlackRock ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 25 2010 - 6:57pm -

  57. blackRock Multi-Asset Portfolio Strategies

    Hey guys, I have an interview with BlackRock for Multi-Asset Portfolio Strategies analyst position. Many people posted information about AMG PAG FMG but I never seen people who had an interview wit MAPS i read MAPS on BlackRock official website and it say ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 11 2017 - 7:58pm -

  58. Anyone attend a BlackRock superday this past Friday?

    Anyone attend a BlackRock superday this past friday? If so, which division and have you heard back yet? how did it go? BlackRock ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 20 2012 - 12:28pm -

  59. BlackRock Solutions Analyst Offer...accept?

    I'm a college senior and was recently offered an analyst position with BlackRock Solutions Center. Does anyone have advice as to whether this position would help my career in the long run if I'd like to do actual investment management, or perhap ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 28 2010 - 1:32am -

  60. BlackRock Interview

    I have 3 interviews with BlackRock next week. Anyone know anything about what they like to ask? How many rounds are there? portfolio management Group Fixed Income Analyst BlackRock Multi-Asset Client Solutions (BMACS) Portfolio Analytics Group (PAG)- Anal ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 14 2010 - 3:57am -

  61. Blackrock Fixed Income Trader

    Hi guys, I am currently a structurer on the sell side non BB. I do get to trade but mainly for hedging and execution. I do not run my own P&L, though I expect that to change in a year or two. Recently, an opportunity to join BlackRock at their Trading ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 23 2017 - 8:37am -

  62. Aladdin Portfolio Solutions Group (APSG)

    Hi, I originally interviewed on campus for BlackRock Portfolio Analytics Group (PAG). However, I received a call back three weeks later asking me to interview with Aladdin Portfolio Solutions Group. For one, I have no idea what the job entails. Two, I can ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 18 2009 - 10:18pm -

  63. Blackrock's Trading and Liquidity group

    Hi all, I have been invited to interview for a ft position within BLK's trading and liquidity group. I was wondering if anyone had insight into this group, and if it was possible to work from this group into a PM role? Lastly, is this a truly trading ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 9 2017 - 8:00pm -

  64. BlackRock interview w/o finance background, advice?

    Long time reader first time poster here. I found out I have interviews with BlackRock 's cash and securities lending group and their global market strategies group in a few days. I have a quantitative background, but have no experience in finance and ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 6 2012 - 12:33am -

  65. BlackRock or hedge fund internship for sophomore summer

    Hey guys, which internship would "look better" on a resume for IB summer analyst and then full-time positions, a BlackRock internship, or an internship at a large hedge fund? I'm currently a sophomore at a semi-target (although you can prob ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 19 2012 - 10:25pm -

  66. BlackRock GCG exit opportunities?

    Can anyone provide info? BlackRock ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 12 2013 - 7:03am -

  67. BlackRock 2015 Analyst Salaries

    Does anyone have insight on what first year Investment/Advisory Analyst make at BlackRock this year? I know most BB IB's rose their salaries to 85K. I got an offer in BB AM division and it was prorated at 85K, too, but went with BLK because it was a ...

    7 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 9 2015 - 6:53pm -

  68. More Prestigious- Retail or PWM?

    I have an offer from a large IM firm (250B+ AUM) and have the decision to work in either their retail division or in an investment associate/client facing role in PWM (neither involve any sales). The firm is known for their mutual funds/ ETFs so retail wo ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 7 2014 - 12:53am -

  69. Institutional Sales at BlackRock interview

    Hey all, I have a superday coming up with BlackRock 's ICG group. I was wondering if anyone could tell me a little about the interview process and any suggestions for preparing. I have the WSO guides, so I'm good to go there, but I was wondering ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 16 2010 - 3:00pm -

  70. Asset Management Analyst considering business school

    Hi everyone, I am currently a 3rd year analyst at Blackrock quant making about 120K all in. My ultimate goal is to get into GSAM quant. I almost made it last summer when they told me that I was the best candidate after final round interviews, but they sai ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 25 2009 - 4:51pm -

  71. BlackRock Client Businesses Internship

    I have a first-round interview for this position and was wondering if anyone here knows what the interview is like. I'm trying to figure out how I should prepare for it. Also, is this a good opportunity? I'm trying to position myself for a FT co ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2017 - 12:47pm -

  72. Internship- BlackRock PMG or PWM at a BB IB?

    Offered internship positions- BlackRock portfolio management or Private Wealth Management at a bulge bracket investment bank? private banking BlackRock ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 26 2012 - 7:01pm -

  73. Blackrock Dallas Office

    Anybody work in the Dallas office or know someone who does? Trying to apply for a job there and need a connection. Thanks BlackRock ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 7 2011 - 6:53pm -

  74. Internship: Blackrock PMG-FI or PIMCO Product Associate?

    Hello all, I was just curious what people thought of the following internship opportunities: 1. BlackRock PMG- FI Intern, located in San Francisco 2. PIMCO Product Associate intern, located in Newport Beach I have offers for both of the above for this sum ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 12 2011 - 9:26pm -

  75. Blackrock Multi Asset Client Solutions (BMACS)

    Does anyone know anything about this division or group? I have an interview with them and was wondering what the group does on a day to day basis. Any info is helpful! BlackRock ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 8 2010 - 3:00pm -

  76. Putbacks: PIMCO, Blackrock, NY Fed Want a Mulligan

    Remember how cool it was to get a do-over when you screwed up as a kid? Or how much you loved the teachers who just threw out your lowest grade of the year and didn't count it? Or how cool it is when your buddies give you a mulligan after you shank o ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 20 2010 - 8:58am -

  77. BlackRock Offer and Layoffs

    I have a full-time Analyst offer from BlackRock, but now I'm worried since they just announced job cuts. Do you think I should be concerned about this? I also have an offer from a suisse bank which I haven't rejected. Do you think I should consi ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2008 - 8:45pm -

  78. Oliver Wyman FS or Blackrock GCG- Offer from two companies

    Guys i really need your advice I have offers from both BlackRock GCG institutional client group and Oliver Wyman Financial consulting both for London (both would be my first jobs) I was thinking of taking Oliver Wyman but reccently was told the opposite s ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2016 - 1:30pm -

  79. What companies are the peers of BlackRock?

    Who are BlackRock 's peers and what companies are a tier above, and below them in terms of AUM/prestige/compensation etc. What would be the comp starting from Analyst to Associate to VP? And, what would be an Associates or VP's typical Exit Opps ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 13 2013 - 8:31pm -

  80. BlackRock to build own bond trading platform

    Interesting article in the WSJ today talking about how BlackRock is building a new bond trading platform to skirt the large spreads they have to pay to the BB 's. Obviously this is still in its infancy, but BlackRock is pretty enormous, and most firm ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 12 2012 - 11:11am -

  81. Hours at BlackRock?

    Anyone have any experience in terms of hours for a summer analyst/full time analyst first year out of college at BlackRock working either in portfolio management group or BlackRock alternative investors? If you summered/work there full time how do you lik ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 7 2012 - 4:48am -

  82. BlackRock Interview (Global Client Analyst)

    Hello everyone, I know people have post about the BlackRock interviews before but there does not seem to be any good answers. I am wondering what the first round interview is like for the Global Client Analyst position. BlackRock is coming to our campus f ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 17 2012 - 12:38am -

  83. Offer help!! GS S&T vs. BLK PMG SA position?

    Which offer to take for SA role? BlackRock PMG or GS S&T FICC?? gs BlackRock ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 16 2011 - 5:47pm -

  84. Summer Analyst BlackRock

    Anyone on here going to be a summer analyst at BlackRock? BlackRock ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 1 2010 - 11:33am -

  85. Market research vs. Ops vs. PMG for the summer. HELP

    I am a junior at a non-target evaluating internship offers. My goal is to work in strategy consulting and I did interview at some top firms but nothing materialized. I am now entertaining a variety of different positions and my objectives are to do... 1. ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 13 2010 - 8:17pm -

  86. Blackrock Risk and Quantitative Analysis

    I have an interview, what do you guys know about it? BlackRock ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 5 2009 - 12:30am -

  87. Citi Quant vs. BlackRock FMG

    Hi all, I'm a senior undergrad (engineering & finance). I have FT offers from both Citi Quant (sell-side rotational program: 1 year of research + 1 year of trading) and BlackRock Financial Modeling Group (FMG, buy-side research). The work I would ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 27 2009 - 12:15am -

  88. Blackrock question

    I'm particularly interested if anyone heard from Blackrock AMG Superday because I know that someone on the board has received an offer for PAG. 6 kids from my school were sent to AMG Superday (2 different Superdays). 4 of them were already rejected ( ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 19 2009 - 4:17pm -

  89. Opinions on BlackRock PAG (Portfolio Analytics Group) now

    There's been some pretty controversial opinions about BlackRock 's Portfolio Analytics Group (PAG) on this forum, but most posts are before 2013. How is the group's reputation now? And what are some of the exit opportunities? BlackRock Port ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 10 2017 - 12:28pm -

  90. Blackrock in Europe

    BlackRock is known for it's quality of work in the US, but what about the rest of Europe? Specifically; Germany, Netherlands and UK. Are all Rocks created equally? Europe BlackRock ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 17 2013 - 11:01am -

  91. BlackRock's Scientifically Driven Active Equities

    I was looking at BlackRock 's PMG page and they have a business unit called "The Scientifically Driven Active Equities." The description is as follows: "relies on a quantitative approach to conducting research, portfolio management and ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 17 2012 - 4:02pm -

  92. Morgan Stanley VS BlackRock?

    Hey guys, which has better exit opps and is more useful in terms of skills and being able to move up the ranks a finance role in ISG at Morgan Stanley or the portfolio Analytic group (pag) at BlackRock? please include compensations, bonuses, work hours... ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 16 2011 - 10:27pm -

  93. BlackRock-Global Client Group SA

    can anyone give more insight of this postion? Job Description: The Global Client Group (GCG) is BlackRock 's new business development and client service function. As a summer analyst in GCG, you will support BlackRock's client service and market ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 14 2010 - 12:41am -

  94. Citadel vs BlackRock summer internship

    I am trying to choose between a Software Engineering intern position at Citadel and a research position at BlackRock. My interest is in machine learning and BlackRock is for sure going to give me some projects that align with my interest. I also really en ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 15 2016 - 6:42pm -

  95. BofA to Settle for $8.5 Billion

    We all remember those cartoons we watched as kids. There would always be a scene that exemplified the tip of the iceberg. Usually some clown would holler in a mountain range causing an avalanche or something to that effect. The comedic high jinks which en ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 30 2011 - 12:45pm -

  96. BlackRock Aladdin Client Services

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