Monthly Archives: February 2009

Accent Training

Most quant jobs are in the United States, so being able to speak good American English can give a quant job candidate a significant advantage. Of course, for some aspiring quant job seekers who did not grow up speaking American … Continue reading

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Interview Question: Too Good to Be True

Sample Question #308 (finance)   A heretofore obscure hedge fund manager claims that, since 1990, his opportunistic strategy, coupled with "reasonable" leverage and "superb" risk management, has averaged 66% in annualized gross return. Why is this claim not believable?   [Answer … Continue reading

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