Sales and Trading Interview Questions

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Nov 7, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at UBS Investment Bank:

“This wasn't difficult, but it's the only specific question I can remember.

You're playing basketball and you're down by 2. You know you can hit a 2-pointer to tie the game with 28% probability…”

Aug 19, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at BMO Capital Markets:

“What is the VIX?
What is the volatility spread?
Pitch me a stock.
What's in your portfolio?”

Jul 5, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Morgan Stanley:

“Pitch your favorite stock for me, please.”

Apr 29, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Credit Suisse:

“What exact number will the S&P be at in a year and why?”

Apr 11, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Goldman Sachs:

“tell me a little more about your job.”

Apr 5, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at ABN AMRO:

“Explain how Treasury futures prices reflect the actual cash bond”

Apr 5, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at ABN AMRO:

“Explain how a CDS works”

Apr 3, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Barclays Capital:

“Why e-trading?”

Apr 3, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Barclays Capital:

“Why sales and trading?”

Mar 27, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Nomura Securities:

“What steps would you take to create a used car company?”

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