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by arbitraryname
May 4th, 2013, 1:25 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Hedge funds based in Singapore
Replies: 2
Views: 8356

Hedge funds based in Singapore

I'm interested in the same question.
by arbitraryname
May 2nd, 2013, 2:40 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Which top macro funds hire quants heavily?
Replies: 3
Views: 9273

Which top macro funds hire quants heavily?

Thanks for your thoughts. I think my question was ambiguously stated. I don't mean "heavily" as in "numerous in quantity", but "heavily" as in "utilized extensively/importantly/critically".
by arbitraryname
April 18th, 2013, 3:54 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Which top macro funds hire quants heavily?
Replies: 3
Views: 9273

Which top macro funds hire quants heavily?

<t>I'm not talking quant developers, some of whom most macro funds would need, I'd imagine.Rather, I'm talking serious quant researchers, quant PMs, quant strategy analysts, etc.I'm thinking two categories here:1. Quant funds that focus on macro stuff: I'm thinking quantitative macroeconomic signals...
by arbitraryname
April 5th, 2013, 4:16 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: How dead is quant prop trading at IBs?
Replies: 3
Views: 11000

How dead is quant prop trading at IBs?

Is it really really dead? Are they just shrinking? Or is the activity just going to move to a more "lenient" regulatory regime?
by arbitraryname
April 5th, 2013, 4:14 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Future prospects of various quant roles
Replies: 14
Views: 11872

Future prospects of various quant roles

<t>What do people think about future prospects of HFT? Of pricing quants? Risk quants? Quant traders? Quant researchers? Quant investment strategists? Quant portfolio managers?Not asking everyone to pitch in on every role, but just wanted to start a thread on this.Just to get "controversial", I'll p...
by arbitraryname
April 5th, 2013, 4:00 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Best way to learn about asset allocation & portfolio management
Replies: 13
Views: 9526

Best way to learn about asset allocation & portfolio management

<t>Hi,I'm a newbie here, though I've been a reader for a while. I'm hoping to get some insights and advice from forum members.(As background, I've been working at a top IB for a couple of years after finishing my undergrad in math at a top US college. Broadly speaking, my current role is a mixture o...
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