Google is proud to boast a network that provides service to millions of Internet users around the world. The Network Engineering team is responsible for operating that network reliably and at scale. As a member of the team, you have a direct impact on design and feature enhancements to keep our systems running smoothly. You … Continue reading
Posting Date: Mar 7, 2014 Primary Location: Americas-United States of America-New York-New York Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree Job: Finance Employment Type: Full Time Job Level: Senior Manager Description Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm and a market leader in investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. With more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries, the people of … Continue reading
Posted Date: 1/16/2014 Job Category: Quantitative Analytics Position Title: Senior Quantitative Analyst PhD C++ SQL Salary Range: $15000K+ Location: Jersey City, New Jersey Desired Skills: Name Level Experience Required C++ Advanced 5 Years Yes Equities Average 3 Years Yes Fixed Income Derivatives Advanced 5 Years Yes Quantitative Analytics Advanced 5 Years Yes Quantitative Models Advanced … Continue reading
At first glance, one might expect bitcoin to be something that would unite opponents of so-called fiat currencies—the government-printed dollars, yen and euros that form the backbone of global commerce but aren’t backed by hard commodities like gold. But that’s not proving be the case. Not everyone who believes in currencies backed by gold believes … Continue reading
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC on Friday he’s pessimistic about the Ukraine crisis because it appears that Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to put the Soviet Union back together. “Putin probably, almost certainly, thinks that one of the great disasters of the 20th century was the demise of the Soviet Union,” Greenspan … Continue reading
I. JOB PURPOSE The Analyst for the Fixed Income Research group will be responsible for the development of highly sophisticated portfolio construction and return forecasting models. II. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. The main topics of research are: asset allocation, portfolio optimization, fixed income market risk, global interest rates and FX. 2. Participation in the idea generation … Continue reading
Locations: New York, United States Salary/Rate: Competitive Job Sectors: Hedge Funds, Quantitative Analysis, Quantitative Development Career Levels: Entry/Junior, Mid Level Position Type: Permanent Employment Type: Full Time Start Date: ASAP Quants at the D. E. Shaw group apply mathematical techniques and write software to develop, analyze, and implement statistical models for our computerized financial trading strategies. Keen … Continue reading
Satoshi Nakamoto stands at the end of his sunbaked driveway looking timorous. And annoyed. He’s wearing a rumpled T-shirt, old blue jeans and white gym socks, without shoes, like he has left the house in a hurry. His hair is unkempt, and he has the thousand-mile stare of someone who has gone weeks without sleep. … Continue reading
The U.S. has long been a leader in both the importing and exporting of goods and China is not far behind. This infographic compares trading between the U.S. and China and illustrates the massive dollar amount of goods that flow in and out of both countries.
Job Description: Responsible for independently conducting quantitative analytics and complex modeling projects. Leads efforts in development of new models, analytic processes or system approaches. Creates documentation for all activities and may work with technology staff in design of any system to run models developed. Incumbents possess excellent quantitative/analytic skills and are able to influence strategic … Continue reading
The economic recovery that followed the most recent recession has been significantly slower than after every recession since 1950.
ABOUT GUGGENHEIM PARTNERS: Guggenheim Partners is a privately held global financial services firm with more than $200 billion in assets under management. The firm provides asset management, investment banking and capital markets services, insurance services, institutional finance, and investment advisory solutions to institutions, governments and agencies, corporations, investment advisors, family offices, and individuals. Guggenheim Partners … Continue reading
What’s the credit card that every billionaire has in their wallet? It’s the American Express Centurion “Black Card.” If you’re wondering how Oprah Winfrey and others roll in style, you’ll want to check out this rarely seen–but always recognized–Black Card that no billionaire is without. The American Express Centurion “Black Card” has no limits. If … Continue reading
1,000 years of collective experience provides life tips from 18 of the world’s wealthiest people.
Jeffrey Solomon, CEO of Cowen and Company, a New York City-based investment bank, moved to the city to eventually be an actor, but after a few years in banking he was hooked on Wall Street. In a recent interview with finance career site OneWire, Solomon explained that it was his time working on internal corporate finance … Continue reading
Though still volatile, Bitcoin is surging in value and being spent more freely; it’s also inspired a legion of competitors. SOURCE
The world’s richest people come from a variety of backgrounds. There are, however certain traits that are common amongst them.
This infographic uses two cows as a medium for explaining the various types of socio-economic systems.
Demand for money-related jobs is picking up quickly, according to a new survey from CareerBuilder and the related Moneyjobs.com, which reports that 35 percent of employers in the financial services sector will be adding positions in 2014. In fact, Kevin Knapp, chief financial officer for Career Builder, says the financial services sector is enjoying a growth rate … Continue reading
There is no one picture of intelligence, but many people with high IQs do tend to share some of the same habits — both good and bad. For example, according to research complied by Online-PHD-Programs.org, while those with high IQs tend to set goals and read avidly, they are also more likely to drink more … Continue reading
Wall Streeters, like any other group of people, have their own language based on what they do and see every day. That means it’s a language based on money. Wall Streeters go “long” or “short” on anything and see “upside” or “downside” everywhere. The same word for clients is also used for girls. Not all … Continue reading
We’ve all seen and perhaps grown tired of guides and lists that are rife with tedious clichés and full of humdrum regurgitated meme wisdom. Below is a look at what it means to be a man today. Stop talking about where you went to college. Always carry cash. Keep some in your front pocket. Rebel … Continue reading
As a follow-up to my recent piece, Tips for Summer Interns of 2013, I have been asked to provide pearls of wisdom on surviving a sporting event with your boss. As an international bon vivant, hopefully I have put something in here for everyone – well almost everyone. If you’re going to a hockey game, … Continue reading