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  2. Top 20 Hedge Funds List

    Excellent 2015 edition of the Barron's Best 100 Hedge Funds list. Many of the funds on the list fly under the radar on WSO. I am sure that people working in the industry have heard about most of those these funds, but probably ca. 50% have never been ...

    26 comments - 4 silver bananas - May 25 2015 - 10:09am -

  3. How to break into distressed investing

    I work in research and investment analysis, as a generalist in the private market, I have evaluated equity and debt products/investments. Personally, I am definitely more in tuned with the debt side, I find it more interest and more intuitive. That said, ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 1 2014 - 2:40pm -

  4. Anyone want to start an investing club?

    Would anyone be interested in starting a group to discuss anything from value investing, special situations or distressed? I'm also New York-based, so it could be possible to have a meetup. LinkedIn Group is here https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Value ...

    16 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jul 15 2015 - 9:29am -

  5. KKR Special Situations- London

    Guys, does anyone have any information on KKR's Special Situations team in London. It's part of the Credit team. Any information on work culture, compensation etc would be great. london Distressed Investing KKR Credit Hedge Funds Accel-KKR KKR ( ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 12 2019 - 2:58pm -

  6. Restructuring debt- finance concepts

    I'm still in my basics, so please bear with me. If my company has a debt worth $100 (bank loan @ 12%, bonds @ 8%, preferred stock @ 6% cumulative), and my revenue is just not sufficient to repay it for another 2-3 years, how do I solve this debt? I m ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 6 2014 - 11:56am -

  7. Distressed Sovereign Debt Investing Resource

    Hey guys, Looking to do some reading and learn more regarding investing in distressed sovereign debt. Obviously a pretty specific/niche area so I would appreciate any reading materials or resources that anyone can suggest. Thank you in advance. restructur ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 3 2015 - 1:13am -

  8. Distressed Debt Research vs IBD

    Out of curiosity, which would provide better preparation for a future role in distressed debt investing on the buy-side- being a distressed debt desk analyst (in Sales and Trading at GS /MS/ DB / BAML) or working in an industry group in IBD (at a BB)? Dis ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 16 2015 - 7:31am -

  9. DB Distressed Products Group

    Anybody have any insights into this group? Thanks! Distressed Investing ...

    7 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 28 2014 - 2:44pm -

  10. Goldman SSG AUM

    Hey guys, Obviously, the prospective monkeys with their hard-ons for Goldman SSG all ask about how to get a job there. I'm more interested in their AUM. Been asking friends at GS about this, and can't seem to get a straight answer. I've got ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 24 2010 - 1:06pm -

  11. Turnaround PE (SBs Awarded!!!)

    I have received a FT offer to work at a MM PE firm with $4-6B AUM. Down the road I'd like to do some sort of distressed investing (either on the HF or PE side) and wanted to get everyone's thoughts on turnaround PE industry. Any advice on breaki ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 19 2012 - 8:25pm -

  12. Catalyst Capital (Toronto Distressed)- Thoughts?

    Monkeys- Any thoughts on Catalyst Capital? I've heard they are a top ranked distressed fund in North America, but they are very opaque. I'd like to hear about culture, hours, pay, etc. Also, any clue if an industry guy could break in there? I kn ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 6 2015 - 10:05am -

  13. Goldman Sachs Multi-Strategy Investing Group (MSI)

    Does anyone know anything about the Goldman Sachs Multi-Strategy Investing Group (MSI)? I believe it is housed within the Special Situations Group. Goldman Sachs Distressed Investing analyst careers multi-strategy ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 3 2011 - 4:39pm -

  14. Career Advice- JPM DCM vs Nomura S&T

    I'll keep this short and sweet: You want to be an investor as a long-term career, and say you were given these two hypothetical job offers out of college: 1) Nomura High Yield and Distressed desk analyst- somewhat principal strategies like role where ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jan 15 2015 - 10:28pm -