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by QuantOrDie
June 3rd, 2011, 5:50 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Quants are happy, even model validation (mostly) and I can prove it.
Replies: 40
Views: 25358

Quants are happy, even model validation (mostly) and I can prove it.

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ThinkDifferentQuoteOriginally posted by: QuantOrDieAre you working for Mcdonalds Capital Markets?not exactly. I work in model val team for tier 1 bank and have friends who work in model val (for three other tier 1-2 banks). What about you?I'm at a tier 1 in non fo with ...
by QuantOrDie
June 3rd, 2011, 12:54 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: caucasians in CMU MSCF
Replies: 71
Views: 25364

caucasians in CMU MSCF

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ithousekeeperAlot of them want to do trading with their degree. Do you really need a MFE / MSCF to do this nowadays?Another surprising thing...some of these folks already have a Phd. Why are they doing this program?Because they were unable to get jobs with just a phd. T...
by QuantOrDie
June 3rd, 2011, 12:26 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Quants are happy, even model validation (mostly) and I can prove it.
Replies: 40
Views: 25358

Quants are happy, even model validation (mostly) and I can prove it.

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: DevonFangsQuoteOriginally posted by: QuantOrDieQuoteOriginally posted by: ThinkDifferentQuoteOriginally posted by: DevonFangsI'd be extremely curious to know the difference in terms of bonus, so I'm looking fwd to seeing the result of Dominic's surveyThis is for VPs or ...
by QuantOrDie
June 2nd, 2011, 11:37 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Quants are happy, even model validation (mostly) and I can prove it.
Replies: 40
Views: 25358

Quants are happy, even model validation (mostly) and I can prove it.

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ThinkDifferentQuoteOriginally posted by: DevonFangsI'd be extremely curious to know the difference in terms of bonus, so I'm looking fwd to seeing the result of Dominic's surveyThis is for VPs or below.Model val bonuses: 20%-50% (typical bonus is around 25%-30%, with 40...
by QuantOrDie
June 2nd, 2011, 1:40 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Quant Developer Pay in New York, Chicago, California, USA
Replies: 19
Views: 25180

Quant Developer Pay in New York, Chicago, California, USA

What about true quants in nyc?
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