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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 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.
Success as a Student in the Point72 Academy
Wonder what it’s like after you’ve joined the Point72 Academy? This episode will show you how our curriculum is structured to develop talent and describe the signs that a student is ready for an analyst career.
Where Can This Career Take You?
Hear how the skills the Academy teaches can be applied across industries.
How Do Analysts Excel?
Find out what skills we look for in an analyst and how the Point72 Academy can help you get there.
Steven A. Cohen on a Career in Investing
Our host Jaimi Goodfriend sits down with Point72's founder, Steve Cohen, to talk about art, baseball, and how you can have a great career at Point 72.
Inside the Point72 Academy Summer Internship
Listen as interns from our 2022 summer program share their experience with us—from the classroom, to the desk, to what they learned about themselves.