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What sort of interview questions can I expect for an entry-level role in the therapeutics arm of a fundamental analysis long-short fund with the portfolio manager?

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You would likely have to pitch a long and a short......

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Agreed, definitely pitch an investment thesis. Questions about how to value a stock, portfolio construction, show you understand how to assess risks, big industry themes.

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