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BlueMountain Capital Management Interview Questions

Updated Jun 14, 2017
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    Risk Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at BlueMountain Capital Management (New York, NY) in March 2017.

    Interview

    Professional, conversational, and direct with no gotcha questions. Have to be close to perfectly-suited for the role as there was no perceptible metaphorical vision in determining fit.

    Interview Questions

    • Explain what factors are most relevant when deciding how to optimally allocate capital?   Answer Question

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    Trader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at BlueMountain Capital Management (New York, NY) in November 2015.

    Interview

    Mostly positive, thoughtful questions. One of the portfolio managers I met couldn't be bothered, though. Asked me sell-side questions for a buy-side role. Had zero questions regarding how I would fit in with the culture, which they keep bragging about on their website.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you price a digital option, Understanding Greeks, probability of drawing 2 same value cards from a single deck.   Answer Question
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    Equity Operations Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at BlueMountain Capital Management.

    Interview

    On the second round, we have someone filtering out people by their personalty. If you dont share their interests or values you will not be selected no matter how much you know.

    Interview Questions

    • Where do you see yourself in 5 years   1 Answer

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    Portfolio Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at BlueMountain Capital Management (New York, NY) in January 2011.

    Interview

    There were several rounds of interviews with portfolio managers, traders, and members of research team. Interview were rigorous and the entire process was well-run. HR manager was responsive throughout.

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