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  2. Breaking in to the Buy-Side

    Coming out of a semi-target, how exactly does one break into the buy-side (i.e. from undergrad)? Do funds or AM divisions have junior analyst or rotational programs? If so, what is typical comp? Of course CFA level 1 would help, but what about staying a y ...

    21 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2017 - 1:34pm -

  3. America's Next Top Bubble...large pension funds

    America's next top bubble. Coming soon to your idiot box. Indeed, the large pension funds of America are living in a dream. The dream that 8% annual returns are a reality going forward. If we were to stop and scratch beneath the surface and ask " ...

    22 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 18 2010 - 12:47pm -

  4. CalPERS Loses $81 Billion

    Looks like the United States' largest pension fund, CalPERS, has taken a 31.1% hit since peaking in October of 2007. That's a loss of over $81 Billion! And as the major trend-setter for the institutional investor and pension fund world, I'm ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Dec 8 2008 - 3:03pm -

  5. Transition from State Pension Fund to Private Sector ER or Portfolio Manager

    Is it hard to transition from one of the major state pension funds to ER or portfolio management in the private sector? To which area of the private sector, e.g. MF, HF, IB, ect., is the transition easiest? IB ER HF portfolio management pension funds Equi ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 17 2010 - 8:38pm -