1/2 Not sure this is the best Bowl, if not please let me know.
I’ve been working in algo-trading for 3 years and I hate it here. I feel like I’m not learning anything and I don’t trust my managers to know how to generate revenues (no strategic revenue growth in 3y) and I don’t even work in the math models or finance topics that seemed interesting when I joined.
I would like to pivot to Equity Research because they seem to know what they’re talking about and

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2/2 I always like to understand the story of a company. However I have no experience in stock pitches nor stock picking and I feel like Equity Research is only joined at entry level. Any tips for my transition ? To what kind of people would you recommend (or not recommend) Equity Research ?

I'll say put the money where your mind is and you will learn naturally

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Hey guys I currently work as a SS derivatives trader for a small broker ans I recently got offered a job as an equity trader for a large asset manager (T. Rowe, BlackRock, Vanguard) but I want to switch to equity research not sure this would help me do that. Currently have no real growth opputunities at my current firm and pay will be better and I can get my CFA if I take the job. Any advice is appreciated, thanks in advance.

Wrapping up my second year as a buy-side ER analyst (started at a sizable long-only straight out of undergrad in Summer 2019). ok to wear Ferragamo loafers to work or still too early?

Does anyone use Bloomberg?
I currently use factset but now I'm trying out bloomberg for the first time. Which do you prefer? And do you have favorite functions in Bloomberg that you recommend to other equity research folk?

Hey there! What’s the best online modeling course for someone looking to transition to Research ?

Seeking for tips/advise to break into equity research (ER) - with my profile:

Relevant to ER: 6 month IB internship @ small sized Los Angeles Merchant bank; CFA Level 2 cleared; Master of Science in Finance - SUNY Buffalo - Extra-curricular work relating to ER - university competition - case & research work, academic project w Co., custom electives; 1 year – wealth management – client acquisitions exp.

Additional Experience: 1.5 yr Product Control Analyst @ Citi & 1.5 year Loan Operations

Any tips for an equity research analyst interview at canalyst Vancouver?

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