15 episodes

DISCLAIMER: All information provided herein is for informational purposes only, is not investment advice, and should not be deemed as a recommendation to buy or sell securities. This podcast does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to purchase any security or investment product. Any such offer or solicitation may only be made by means of delivery of an approved confidential offering memorandum. This podcast may not be copied or distributed for any purpose, and may not be used by anyone for any purpose in whole or in part without the express prior written consent of Point72.

The role of an investment analyst is fulfilling, ever-changing, and rigorous—and might not be what you expect. If you’ve ever wondered about a career in investing, this is your chance to experience what it’s like to earn a place on an investing team at Point72.

Since 2015, Point72 Academy has been providing paths for people with a variety of educational and professional experience to become analysts at our Firm. This series gives you a firsthand look at the curriculum of the industry’s premier analyst training program and presents insights from experienced investment professionals, industry leaders, and Point72 Academy alumni about what it takes to build a career in investing at Point72.

Join Jaimi Goodfriend, director of the Point72 Academy, Hedge Fund Monthly “50 Women in Hedge Funds” honoree, and host of Becoming A Hedge Fund Analyst: Inside Point72 Academy for an unprecedented look at how to earn one of the most interesting jobs in the world.

Becoming a Hedge Fund Analyst: Inside Point72 Academy Point72 Academy

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 29 Ratings

DISCLAIMER: All information provided herein is for informational purposes only, is not investment advice, and should not be deemed as a recommendation to buy or sell securities. This podcast does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to purchase any security or investment product. Any such offer or solicitation may only be made by means of delivery of an approved confidential offering memorandum. This podcast may not be copied or distributed for any purpose, and may not be used by anyone for any purpose in whole or in part without the express prior written consent of Point72.

The role of an investment analyst is fulfilling, ever-changing, and rigorous—and might not be what you expect. If you’ve ever wondered about a career in investing, this is your chance to experience what it’s like to earn a place on an investing team at Point72.

Since 2015, Point72 Academy has been providing paths for people with a variety of educational and professional experience to become analysts at our Firm. This series gives you a firsthand look at the curriculum of the industry’s premier analyst training program and presents insights from experienced investment professionals, industry leaders, and Point72 Academy alumni about what it takes to build a career in investing at Point72.

Join Jaimi Goodfriend, director of the Point72 Academy, Hedge Fund Monthly “50 Women in Hedge Funds” honoree, and host of Becoming A Hedge Fund Analyst: Inside Point72 Academy for an unprecedented look at how to earn one of the most interesting jobs in the world.

    How Analysts Get Hired at Point72

    How Analysts Get Hired at Point72

    Wondering how to land an analyst seat on the buy-side? Hear our recruiting team talk about how we hire and develop talent.

    • 15 min
    Point72 Academy Around the World

    Point72 Academy Around the World

    Three analysts from London, Hong Kong, and Tokyo share their Point72 Academy experiences and how working for a global firm has helped in their career development.

    • 23 min
    How Analysts Build Their Skills

    How Analysts Build Their Skills

    Our analyst coach asks two Point72 long/short analysts about the hard and soft skills needed for their role and how they continue to strengthen their knowledge and investment processes in our development program.

    • 20 min
    Earning a Place on an Investing Team

    Earning a Place on an Investing Team

    A Point72 portfolio manager and two of his analysts talk about what PMs look for in Academy Associates, the challenges and lessons learned along the way, and how the Academy prepared each of them for their analyst roles today.

    • 23 min
    How I Prepared for the Point72 Academy

    How I Prepared for the Point72 Academy

    If you’re wondering how to ace an Academy interview, stand out as a candidate, or prepare for our curriculum, this is the episode for you.

    • 26 min
    How an Analyst Becomes a PM

    How an Analyst Becomes a PM

    In this episode, you’ll hear what analysts need to do to build their investing careers and become portfolio managers.

    • 26 min

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