The hottest area in the finance industry is Energy Trading, Risk Management and Derivatives.
There are tons of openings - esp. due to advances in FRACKING technology and discovery of oil shale in the Americas.
This is what I will be lecturing on next week in NYC
Also, here is a bit more info - from my course notes for next week..
Many of these jobs are not necessarily in NYC. Tons in Houston, North Dakota, S. America.
So, it depends on if folks are mobile and open to living in other places - which are oft times friendlier than NYC and a much lower cost of living.
•Oil Boom in the Americas Shifts Energy Geopolitics–from Canada to the United States to Colombia to Brazil …•Existence of oil shale in the Americas•Advances in fracking technology•Boom generating lots of energy jobs•High Frequency Trading in energy markets
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
The Hottest Area in Finance
As a follow up to my post, How Do I Get a Job on Wall Street?, Iris Mack emails, from Singapore where she is on a speaking gig:
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