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by kgpian
May 26th, 2013, 10:40 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: From quant developer to tech company
Replies: 19
Views: 10524

From quant developer to tech company

Any thoughts on this (and any other similar companies) with respect to OP's question? http://www.maxeler.com/about-us/careers/
by kgpian
November 14th, 2012, 6:49 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Notice period for VP level at investment banks
Replies: 16
Views: 13875

Notice period for VP level at investment banks

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: rmaxThe logic applied is that if everyone is on 3 months other employers will not wait for this period ergo there is no movement in the job market at this level. Rubbish.Agreed. This is what I too want to believe. However my friend, who started looking for job immediate...
by kgpian
November 14th, 2012, 9:35 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Notice period for VP level at investment banks
Replies: 16
Views: 13875

Notice period for VP level at investment banks

<t>I work in London office of a US-based investment bank. It could be different for US office employees I guess. I know for sure that they asked my ex-boss (Executive Director, equivalent to Director or SVP elsewhere) to go on garden leave for three months. He was based in New York office. But I'm g...
by kgpian
November 14th, 2012, 4:58 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Notice period for VP level at investment banks
Replies: 16
Views: 13875

Notice period for VP level at investment banks

<t>Can someone please advise whether investment banks generally enforce three months' notice period for junior VP level employees? I know my employer asks all new VPs sign a contract for three-months notice period, but I am wondering if they would actually enforce this in practice (by not releasing ...
by kgpian
March 24th, 2012, 3:08 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: move from Bay area to London
Replies: 28
Views: 16346

move from Bay area to London

<t>You can also consider intra-company transfer to your company's London office, if there is one. If you are presently working with a multinational company like Google/Microsoft, getting Tier 2 intra-company transfer should be relatively very easy. I guess most difficult part of this approach would ...
by kgpian
December 30th, 2011, 9:42 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Oxford PT Msc Mathematical Finance Interview
Replies: 13
Views: 57581

Oxford PT Msc Mathematical Finance Interview

<t>Trambak - As far as know, they won't put you through interview if your qualifications are obviously matching their requirements. What was your undergraduate in? I think most critical part of your application (which is in your control) is the Maths Admission Test you have to submit with applicatio...
by kgpian
July 9th, 2011, 4:32 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Oxford PT Msc Mathematical Finance Interview
Replies: 13
Views: 57581

Oxford PT Msc Mathematical Finance Interview

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: tlubyI too will have an interview in the next few days.I recently applied for this course (part-time) and hopefully I should receive an interview call soon. Can you please share your experience at admission interview?Are you currently enrolled in this course? If so, any...
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