Your Guide to Crack Investment Banking Interview

Investment Banking Interviews

As a financial institution, an investment bank plays the role of assisting corporations, governments and individuals with securities (IPO / FPO) or raising capital, ancillary services, mergers, acquisitions, derivatives trading, foreign exchange, equity securities and fixed income instruments. An investment bank works in multiple functionalities. As such, a career in investment banking is lucrative and it […] Read more »

The Definitive Guide to Wall Street Jobs

Wall Street Jobs

  In this article, I will explain the needed skills, qualities, attitudes and approaches that are necessary and imperative to gain Wall Street Jobs for prospective careerists holding Economics Majors, Engineers, Finance Majors and also finally, people seeking Entry Level jobs. First, I need to discuss about Wall Street jobs that are in store for […] Read more »

The Definitive Guide to Portfolio Management Jobs

Portfolio Manager Jobs

So, you want to know everything about portfolio management jobs? You’re on the right page. Portfolio management is the process of managing assets and investments. The main objective of portfolio management is to make the largest returns possible on original investments. Features The main duty of a portfolio manager is to accommodate clients’ risk tolerance […] Read more »

Private Equity vs Venture Capital- Which Is Better?

Venture Capital vs. private equity

Amongst the newest forms of investment vehicles available for rich individuals are Private Equity and Venture Capital. However it always seems to be a hot topic of discussion about Private Equity vs. Venture Capital and which one is better. Definitions A private equity investment is made by investor/s as per goals, preferences and investment strategies […] Read more »

GMAT Test Dates and Test Centers in 2014 in India

GMAT Test Centers in India

The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is an international computer adaptive test (CAT) which aims to assess you across various parameters which are believed to be essential, not only for you to successfully complete your higher studies, but also the life ahead in the corporate world. GMAT Test Dates 2014 GMAT is probably one of the most […] Read more »

Here’s How to Calculate Sharpe Ratio in Excel with Formula

Microsoft on Google Finance

In this article, I’m going to explain how to calculate one of the most famous ratios, among financial analysis, to measure risk in Microsoft Excel: the Sharpe Ratio. According to Investopedia: “The Sharpe ratio tells us whether a portfolio’s returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of excess risk. Although one portfolio […] Read more »

How to Become a Hedge Fund Manager

How to become a hedge fund manager

Before considering how to become a hedge fund manager, it is necessary and important to know what hedge funds are all about and how it works in business. Essentially speaking, hedge funds are nothing but pooled investments from a number of high end clients who invest initially in high volumes into hedge funding options for […] Read more »

Top 12 Courses in Finance in India

Buy side vs. Sell Side

 To start with, anybody who attempts to create a list, any list is always on a slippery wicket. First, any list does involve a certain bit of subjectivity and thus it will never be perfect. Despite all this one must attempt to create a list. After all, a list helps us in the simplest way […] Read more »