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by 882ad
January 15th, 2011, 6:02 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Help me decide: entry level BB IB v/s HF tech
Replies: 6
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Help me decide: entry level BB IB v/s HF tech

<t>Thank you for your detailed response and frattyquant for your insight also, this is exactly along the lines I was thinking. By less job security I assume you mean the HF? I know both can kick you out if you underperform which I am naturally a bit apprehensive about, so I really don't want to bite...
by 882ad
January 15th, 2011, 4:35 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Help me decide: entry level BB IB v/s HF tech
Replies: 6
Views: 21936

Help me decide: entry level BB IB v/s HF tech

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: frattyquantFor someone just getting out of college, I really don't think it matters too much. Both sound like great opportunities. Just go to the job you find more interesting, and where you like the people you are going to be working with. People getting out of college...
by 882ad
January 14th, 2011, 3:34 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Help me decide: entry level BB IB v/s HF tech
Replies: 6
Views: 21936

Help me decide: entry level BB IB v/s HF tech

<t>Hi,I am considering 2 very different options for entry fresh out of college tech roles and was hoping you could give me a heads up on which is "better". One is a major BB IB starting off in a quant/strats data "support" position (lots of scripting, Q, kdb, C etc). I think if I cut my teeth with t...
by 882ad
January 5th, 2011, 6:17 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Grad quant developer interview
Replies: 2
Views: 22529

Grad quant developer interview

<t>Hi,Been a lurker around here for a while and it has proved an invaluable insight into the industry. I have an interview coming up for a graduate Quant IT position, however, from looking at the description it is oriented towards IT for MO positions (Risk/P&L and pricing) as opposed to trading ...
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