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Hedge Fund Risk Managers

Tips for Entry

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

Institutional Investor’s Alpha ( publishes an annual list of the top 100 hedge fund firms in the United States with the highest amount of assets under management. Use this list as a starting point during your job search.

Attend industry conferences to network and learn more about the field. Hedge Fund Alert offers a list of hedge fund conferences in the United States and throughout the world at