Getting a Job in Hedge Funds affords focused recommendation for these seeking to break into the hedge fund enterprise. With this e-book, you’ll study the place hedge funds historically search for new candidates, what kind of expertise is required to set your self up for a place, and what could be carried out to enhance your possibilities of moving into a hedge fund. If you’re critically contemplating a profession in hedge funds, this e-book may help you safe a place in this worthwhile subject.
Adam Zoia is founder and Managing Partner of Glocap and runs the agency’s hedge fund apply. He has been actively recruiting hedge fund and personal fairness professionals for greater than a decade. Zoia is a frequent speaker at conferences and enterprise colleges, and has appeared on quite a few events in mainstream media, together with CNN, CNBC and the New York Times, as an professional on hiring developments and hedge fund compensation.
Aaron Finkel is Vice President and Head of Publications at Glocap. He has seventeen years of expertise in monetary journalism together with eleven with Institutional Investor. He can be coauthor of The Glocap Guide to Getting a Job in Private Equity and coordinates the analysis and manufacturing of Glocap’s Private Equity and Hedge Fund Compensation Reports.
Table of Contents
About the Authors.
Chapter I. Getting Started.
Chapter II. Out of Undergrad.
Chapter III. Pre-MBA.
Chapter IV. Out of Business School.
Chapter V. Getting In Later In Your Career.
Chapter VI. Fund Marketing.
Chapter VII. Risk Management.
Chapter VIII. Operations.
Chapter IX. Accounting.
Chapter X. Fund of Hedge Funds.
Chapter XI. The Resume.
Chapter XII. The Interview.
Chapter XIII. Compensation.
Chapter XIV. Working With A Recruiter.
Appendix A. Resources.
Appendix B. Resumes.
A Pre-MBA: Bulge-Bracket Banker Lands At A Distressed Debt Fund.
B Pre-MBA: Getting In From A Second-Tier Bank.
C Pre-MBA: Making It With A Liberal Arts Degree.
D Pre-MBA: A Typical Banking Hire.
E Pre-MBA: Swapping the Sell-Side For A Long/Short Fund.
F Post-MBA: From Private Equity Into Hedge Funds.
G Post-MBA: A Banker Gets In.
H Marketing: Moving Into A Senior Role.
I Risk: Switching From The Sell-Side.
J Risk: Taking A Roundabout Route.
Ok Operations: The Basic Ops Hire.
L Accounting: An Ideal Accounting Hire.