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  2. Ray Dalio Teaches Econ 101

    This is really excellent. Imagine having Bridgewater 's Ray Dalio as your Econ 101 professor. Then imagine that the class was only 30 minutes long. I can't for the life of me understand why he made this (it seems to me that Bridgewater's cl ...

    24 comments - 8 silver bananas - Apr 23 2016 - 10:30am -

  3. Interview with a headhunter?

    I posted this in the Hedge Fund forum as well, but thought it might get some responses here as well... I saw a job posting through my school's CS site for various jobs at Bridgewater Associates including: Business Analyst, Data Associate and Manageme ...

    29 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 1 2017 - 1:34pm -

  4. Trading associate at Bridgewater

    I have a phone interview next week for the trading associate role at Bridgewater for their asian market shift. I know the role is primarily execution oriented. Interested to hear from anyone who's interviewed for this role and what to expect. The HR ...

    25 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 13 2012 - 6:20pm -

  5. What is your state of Principles?

    We all make countless decisions each day, from really easy ones to really tough ones. We might not think about why we decide to go one way or the other, but what really drives us are the underlining values that we have developed alone or adopted from othe ...

    20 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 12 2011 - 6:41am -

  6. Ray Dalio's Bridgewater Sues Ex-Employees Over New Fund

    http://www.forbes.com/sites/nathanvardi/2014/10/22... ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 22 2014 - 8:50pm -

  7. Bridgewater Associates- Higher up position?

    Anybody help me out, with what is considered higher up at Bridgewater, Business Analyst, Strategy Associate, or Risk Management Associates? Thanks! Bridgewater ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 19 2016 - 10:50am -

  8. How Far Would You Go For a Promotion?

    It looks like things are heating up once again at the world's largest hedge fund as allegations of a bit of sexual deviance come to light. Christopher Tarui, a 34-year old employee at Bridgewater, recently filed (and then withdrew) a complaint agains ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 6 2016 - 4:00am -

  9. Bridgewater Associates vs. Chicago Prop Firm

    I'm a young guy in interviews for an entry-level trading position with these two firms, and they seem completely different. Bridgewater is offering a pure execution role, a high base salary, and a massive name that may be somewhat toxic. I think I� ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 29 2014 - 3:29am -

  10. Bridgewater Associates- Business Analyst/Project Manager?

    Hey guys, I'm being consider for a Business Analyst / Project Manager "pool" at Bridgewater. What the hell does this mean? It seems that the best positions at Bridgewater are Investment Associates, Management Associates, and Tech Associates ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 24 2017 - 11:09am -

  11. Alternatives to Bridgewater?

    Can anyone suggest some macro funds that- like Bridgewater- are more academic in nature, encourage debates on fundamental macro, are concerned with intellectual enrichment/figuring out how stuff really works in addition to making money? I very much like t ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 15 2015 - 8:31pm -

  12. Global macro: trading vs. research-focused

    Have seen some differing opinions on global macro. Some say... Seigniorage: I work at a fairly large global macro group in a diversified hedge fund. we don't take that many sell-side traders (not because we dont need them, but simply because we don&# ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 22 2012 - 3:25pm -

  13. Bridgewater-Investment Analyst

    Sorry for not putting this in the hedge funhouse thread, but it takes a while to get responses if i post there. Anyways, i have a phone interview this week with Bridgewater for an investment analyst position. I've been out of college for some time an ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 7 2011 - 11:27am -

  14. Entry Level Buy-Side Position

    Point72 offers a program known as the Point72 academy (https://www.point72.com/careers/campus-point72-aca...). It is essentially a 15-month crash course for college graduates to the buy side. I was wondering if anyone is aware of any similar entry level p ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 25 2016 - 8:39pm -

  15. Client Services at Bridgewater

    Hey guys, I was just wondering if anyone could offer some insight into what client services at Bridgewater Associates would entail. More generally, how is the position received, compensation, exit ops etc. Any info would be great. hedge fund Bridgewater ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 7 2010 - 3:31am -

  16. Should I leave consulting for Bridgewater Associates?

    I'm a fairly new strategy consultant at at second-tier firm (think Deloitte, Accenture, BAH etc), and I really like my job. I'm working on the strategic portfolio management of three diamond client accounts and work very closely with managing di ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 19 2013 - 10:14am -

  17. Ray Dalio and the Economic Machine

    A friend of mine sent me this and I thought it would make for some lively WSO debate. It's a bit long...but interesting to see how one of the top managers in the game thinks. Personally, I'm quite critical of a great many points and would like t ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 7 2011 - 2:15pm -

  18. Bridgewater Research Data Analyst

    What do you guys know about the Research Data Analyst position or the Research Department at Bridgewater? What's the typical career track for someone starting as a Research Data Analyst? Any idea on compensation? Also, from what I've read, the R ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 12 2009 - 5:17pm -

  19. Risk Management or Client Services Associate???

    Interviewing at two funds right now, one is Bridgewater for a Client Services Associate position, the other fund York Capital is for a Risk Management role. Which would be the better move for trying to land into the investment strategy/ trading side of th ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 12 2012 - 6:51pm -

  20. Ray Dalio on Charlie Rose

    Great interview with Charlie Rose: http://www.charlierose.com/view/interview/11957 Bridgewater Ray Dalio ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 23 2011 - 1:46pm -

  21. Very interesting article on the history of Bridgewater

    http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-01-23/return-ca... alpha-inside-look-worlds-biggest-and-most-successful-beta-hedge-fun hedge fund Bridgewater ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 24 2013 - 10:24am -

  22. Bridgewater up 31% through August

    http://www.businessinsider.com/ray-dalios-bridgewa... To me this seems insane, they're basically stating that to get huge outsized returns you need to diversify your portfolio. This doesnt make sense to me when there are guys like Paulson who are ext ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 18 2010 - 11:17am -

  23. Trade associate position at Bridgewater

    I recently talked to a headhunter about this role. Does anyone know much about it or someone who has held this position? It seems like a combination of execution trading and research. trading Bridgewater ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 21 2010 - 1:14pm -

  24. Comp at BWater

    Anyone has any insights into total comp at Bridgewater for experienced hire positions (e.g. Senior Investment Associate, Senior Management Associate, or Client Advisor)? From the web search it seems the salary is around $200K, which is a bit lower than I ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 13 2009 - 9:16am -

  25. Bridgewater vs AQR vs Point72

    Hello there- what is the fundamental difference between Bridgewater, AQR and Point72 besides the AUM? I am more interested in how these 3 funds are fundamentally different and how a potential investor decides to invest in, let's say, Bridgewater vs A ...

    2 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 19 2018 - 9:28am -

  26. Bridgewater Technical Interview Questions + Sample Answers

    Database of interview questions from Bridgewater, as well as compensation figures...

    107 Interview Questions - Nov 4 2015 - 9:05pm