Actuary as a Career: Potential Career Paths

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If you are a mathematical genius, a love of logic, have problem solving skills with business awareness, good in communication and excellent in number crunching, think of a career as an actuary today. Actuary – A Brief History The actuarial profession gains a formal presence in 1848 after the Institute of Actuaries is established in London. […]

The Best of FinanceWalk 2014

Best of FinanceWalk 2014

What better way to send off 2014 than a look back on the most read and shared articles on FinanceWalk in 2014? This list often surprises me — what I thought were the best and most insightful posts rarely make it into the top ten (see: The Ultimate Equity Research Analyst Salary Guide, How to Do Industry […]

What to Expect in Equity Research Interview?

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James Valentine, the Principal and Founder of Analyst Solutions says 80% of equity research lacks insight, a conclusion derived after closely interviewing about 40 portfolio managers from Tokyo, Singapore, London and New York City. Wrong recruitment and misaligned work portfolio is often the reasons. It is as much the responsibility of the recruiter as it […]

CopalAmba: A KPO Company Review

CopalAmba

The Indian finance KPO industry is extremely huge. It offers multiple career opportunities and if you want to enter KPO as a finance analyst or researcher, joining the ‘right’ company at the right time is mandatory. FinanceWalk talks about yet another KPO, known as CopalAmba, in our series of KPO company reviews. If you are […]

IFRS Reporting: Is It an Excellent Career Option?

IFRS Reporting

The disintegration of international boundaries necessitated the establishment of common business practices which are globally understandable, verifiable and accessible. Among business practices, accountancy is a dominant subject. In this article, FinanceWalk introduces you to the concept of IFRS reporting, its career scope in India and how to pursue IFRS. What Is IFRS? International Financial Reporting […]

Should You Work with Aranca: A Company Review

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Aranca is a KPO that offers customized research services to investment firms and other Fortune 500 companies. People who are interested to enter the finance industry as research analysts and executives should consider Aranca as a potential employment destination. If you are joining KPO for first time, read the beginner’s guide to KPO jobs in […]

Should You Work with TresVista: Company Review

TresVista

TresVista, founded in 2006, is one of the world’s leading KPO providing value-based diverse financial services. It has worked with some of the world’s most reputed financial firms and its global footprint spans across Asia, Africa, Europe, US and MENA region. TresVista headquarters at Mumbai, India. Their mission is to be recognized as a high […]

Should You Work with Evalueserve?

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Evalueserve is the creator of an industry worth billions. The company offers investment research, data analytics, technology research and business research services worldwide, and is one of the hottest destinations for employment seekers. Evalueserve: A Brief Overview Marc Vollenweider and Dr. Alok Aggarwal laid the foundation of Evalueserve in the year 2000, which went on […]

How to Get into Consulting Career?

Consulting Career

A career in consulting is exceptional. If you want to get into consulting career, this primer is for you. Use this as your go-to-resource to understand: what consulting is all about different types of consulting businesses key consulting skills mistakes you shouldn’t make as a consultant how to launch yourself Let’s begin. Who Is a […]