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Hedge Fund Managers

Tips for Entry

Obtain extensive experience as a hedge fund analyst to start your path toward a career as a HF manager.

Visit to read How to Get a Job at a Hedge Fund: Hedge Fund Recruiting.

A strong background in math, economics, and business is helpful in this field; take classes in these areas.

Be willing to relocate to New York City and other employment hubs for hedge fund professionals. It may open more opportunities. 

Bloomberg Markets ( publishes an annual ranking of the world’s richest hedge funds. Use this list as a starting point during your job search.