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PE Analyst @ Insurance Co Investment Arm?So, I was wondering how PE at investment arms at large insurance companies are looked at in terms of quality of role, prestige, pay and exit opps. The role would would engage in primary fund investments, co-investments and secondaries. Is this not really thought of as a "true" PE position? 5 1 year 6 months
The long road to ER from a non-targetI have been browsing this forum for almost two years now since the beginning of my senior year and thought I would share my story on breaking into ER. I was never a great student and actually barely graduated high school while focusing on sports way too much. I do not believe I turned in a... 7 1 year 9 months
Wingtips for interview? 1 year 9 months
Excel Modeling Test for InterviewSo, I just had a second round interview for a research associate role and then was given a modeling test. I was told to fix three errors in the forecasting period of the IS. At first glance I see four errors in the forecasting periods for Gross Profit as it does not incorporate all 4Qs in FY 2016... 25 1 year 12 months
Better exit to HF - PE v. ERHey fellow monkeys, I am wondering what would be more attractive on a resume when trying to move to a HF - ER or PE? And, would it matter in terms of fund size/bank size in determining which is better or prestige. Any thoughts would be great - looking to get into L/S HF end goal. 8 2 years 3 weeks
ER Wealth Management v. Sell-Side I am in the final stage of interviews with a small regional bank that has a wealth management division that manages $1B in assets. The position is a generalist equity research role with some trading components but is part of a 6 person team which consists of 3 PMs, a head trader, CIO, and this... 3 2 years 3 months
Question - Regional Bank Wealth Management -...Hello, I am in the final stage of interviews with a small regional bank that has a wealth management division that manages $1B in assets. The position is a generalist equity research role with some trading components but is part of a 6 person team which consists of 3 PMs, a head trader, CIO,... 3 2 years 3 months
Need Help balancing the BSI have been looking this over and over and it might just be time to start over. I have attached the balance sheet - let me know if there is any obvious corrections that I am not seeing because I feel pretty dumb right now. 2 2 years 8 months
Please take a look at my resume - say anythingLet me know what you think I can improve on or possibly remove. Any thoughts are much appreciated. Looking to break into equity research. 6 2 years 8 months
Consulting Investment Research to Equity Research...So, recently I have been offered a position at a investment consulting firm ( $40B AUM) and it begins as a client focus role with basically grunt work and eventually turns into a investment research position across different asset classes and performing manager research, investment research, etc... 2 years 8 months

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I had an interview literally this week and I got...I had an interview literally this week and I got no probability questions at all. 47 1 year 4 months
Okay yeah that is what I assumed. I didn't...Okay yeah that is what I assumed. I didn't pursue it anyway. I am currently in ER 5 1 year 5 months
anyone?anyone? 5 1 year 6 months
I played Runescape then WoW for many many hours...I played Runescape then WoW for many many hours and graduated HS with a 2.1. Used to have windows hide tool when the parents walked by my desktop. 23 1 year 10 months
I heard the exit opps from your own practice are...I heard the exit opps from your own practice are actually pretty endless. I know a value dentist who is pulling 7 figures easy. 17 1 year 11 months
Bobby Axelrod the GOATBobby Axelrod the GOAT 34 1 year 11 months
On a separate train of thought, how do people...On a separate train of thought, how do people feel about making the move from ER compared to IBD? 17 1 year 11 months
bringing up an old post but, if I had the money I...bringing up an old post but, if I had the money I would be in here every single day. I love the social aspect but I am also a scratch golfer. This place looks absolutely awesome and the trackman is as accurate as real golf. 35 1 year 11 months
I personally like the part where you say "a...I personally like the part where you say "a location of your choosing". Didn't know this was a Tom Cruise Mission Impossible film. And how is someone going to be able to steal your master programming risk free algorithm from meeting you that you would need to sign a NDA? 74 1 year 11 months
Not sure. Takes a lot to want to write up...Not sure. Takes a lot to want to write up something that long that is a complete lie hah 74 1 year 11 months