Wateen Telecom has offered its shares for public offering and I analyzed Wateen Telecom to put forward my recommendation to investors, for my company. I recommended investors to not subscribe to the IPO. I have attached a copy of my report with the post and it can be viewed here: Click here to download Wateen
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Following my previous post on A Day as a Sell-Side Research Analyst, I am going to talk about the research products here. Research products are the services that sell side research team provides to the clients. I am going to mention the most common ones here: a) News Updates: Relevant news from newspapers and other sources
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I would like to highlight the need to keep a check on the communication skills, even if your job doesn’t directly need you to. Effective communication can be through verbal speech or other methods of relaying information that gets a point across to other user. It’s a two way street so you also need to be
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A sell-side analyst’s day at a brokerage house usually starts with an early morning meeting where the trading team and research team meets. The research team briefs everyone with the updates that are relevant. The Analysts reach office early (before anyone from any other department) and collect the updates and prepare a list of updates (sources of
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Whether it is after graduating, getting a certification through professional studies or just passing a subject, it is always a wonderful feeling. However, when you try to test your achievement right after clearing the professional exams, you feel the disappointment! The problem is that professional studies are just a foundation and your actual grooming starts once you literally begin working
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Broadly speaking, the investment world can be catagorized into two groups: a) Sell-side: Entities who have an investment product and want to sell it b) Buy-side: Entities who have money want to buy an investment product to generate returns. Who are Sell-side analysts? Sell-side analysts are analysts who work in sell-side entities. Some examples of
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It doesn’t matter where you study or what you study, you can never understand your work unless you practice it. I still remember the void I used to feel while taking lectures during my professional studies. Despite getting good scores in the exams, at heart I always knew that I just don’t know anything. And now that I am
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