MSFE Career Placement Statistics

Companies that made a full-time offer to one or more MSFE student who graduated in October 2019 or February 2020

Placement Statistics from years past:

2018 Placement Statistics
2017 Placement Statistics

51%

Quantitative Research, Modeling & Strategy
Firms include:
Applied Academics, Arrowstreet Capital LP, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Capstone, Citadel LLC, Citibank, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, DRW, EY, Glazer Capital, Goldman Sachs, Inno Asset Management, JP Morgan, Kemnay Advisory Services, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Nomura, Point72 Asset Management, Prudential- PGIM Fixed Income, BC, Scotiabank, UBS, Verition Fund Management, ZHAOSHANG SECURITIES

Titles include:
Analyst, Associate, Commodity Index Trading Associate, Complex Securities Associate, Complex Securities Valuation Associate, Controller Modeling Strats, Emerging Market Quantitative Analyst, Equity Derivatives Structuring Analyst, Intern, Junior Credit Quant Trader, Market Quantitative Analyst, Markets Associate, Markets Quantitative Analyst, PGIM Fixed Income Quantitative Developer, Investment Analyst, Portfolio Analyst, QSG Equity Execution, Quantitative Analyst, Quantitative Analyst, Quantitative Associate, Quantitative Associate, Quantitative Researcher, Quantitative Risk Associate, Quantitative Strategies Associate, Research Analyst, Research Associate, Sector Strats Research, Securitized Products Research, Systematic Equity Strategies Quantitative Analyst, Transactions Economics Group Staff, Treasury Associate

15%

Financial Technology & Quantitative Analytics
Firms include:
Axioma, Barclays, Cubist Systematic Strategies, Columbia business school, Guy Carpenter, Lazard, Lending Club, Microsoft, Millennium Management, Societe Generale, Wells Fargo RM

Titles include:
Associate, AVP of Quantitative Analytics, Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Scientist, Fixed Income Application Analyst, Quantitative & ETF Market Making Associate, Senior Investor Analytics Analyst, Software Engineer

14%

Sales, Trading, & Fundamental Research
Firms include:
Amber Group, PAC Credit Suisse, China International Capital Corporation, CITIC, Citigroup, Credit Agricole CIB, Nomura, SMBC Nikko Securities America

Titles include:
Analyst, Associate, Commodity Index Trading Associate, Complex Securities Associate, Complex Securities Valuation Associate, Controller Modeling Strats, Derivatives Trading Trainee, Emerging Market Quantitative Analyst, Equity Derivatives Structuring Analyst, IBG analyst, Intern, Investment Banking Analyst, Investment Solutions Analyst, Junior Credit Trader, Market Quantitative Analyst, Markets Associate, Markets Quantitative Analyst, PGIM Fixed Income Quantitative Developer, Investment Analyst, Portfolio Analyst, QSG Equity Execution, Quantitative Analyst, Quantitative Associate, Quantitative Researcher, Quantitative Risk Associate, Quantitative Strategies Associate, Research Analyst, Research Associate, Sector Strats Research, Securitized Products Research, Senior Associate, Systematic Equity Strategies Quantitative Analyst, Transactions Economics Group Staff, Treasury Associate

16%

Risk Management & Portfolio Management
Firms include:
Advanced Portfolio Management, AIG, American Express, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, Huatai Securities Co.,Ltd., Intercontinental Exchange, KIMC, Morgan Stanley, PwC, WisdomTree Asset Management

Titles include:
Actuarial Analyst, Analyst, Equity Research Analyst, Manager, Quantitative Analyst, Research Analyst, Risk Analyst, Risk Management, Risk Modeling, Strategy Analyst

4%

Continuing Education/Pursuing a PhD

Summer internship placement Fall 2018 cohort

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119 started the program in fall 2018
2 did not seek internships
117 sought internships
117 for whom employment status is known
111 received offers
95% placement rate as of October 2019
Job locations
79% secured placement in the US: 60% in the Greater New York City Area, and 40% in areas that include Austin, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Washington, D.C., Seattle
21% secured placement in Asia

Summer internship offers - Summer 2019

Summer internship placement
95% of students who sought a summer internship secured one
98% of students sought a summer internship
70% of internships were in the US
46%

Quantitative Research, Modeling & Strategy
Firms include:
Acies Technology, Advanced Portfolio Management, Aflac Inc., Akuna Capital, AllianceBernstein Holding L.P., Arrowstreet Capital, Bank of America, Barclays, Capstone Investment Advisors, Centralis Capital, Citibank, CITIC Securities Co., Ltd., Clearpool Group Inc, Credit Suisse, Cubist Systematic Strategies, Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Bank, Essence Securities Co., Ltd, Everspring Capital Management, Founders Securities Co., Ltd., Global A.I. Corporation, Global Key Advisors, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Graham Capital Management, Great Wall Security International Inc., Green Key Partners LLC., HSBC Bank USA, Institute for Interdisciplinary Information Core Technology, JPMorgan Chase & Co. , Lonk, Inc., Morgan Stanley, Oscar Gruss & Sons Inc., PGIM Fixed Income, Ping An Asset Management, Quantitative Management Associates, Russell Investments, Sentinel Investments, Societe Generale, Third Point LLC, UBS Group

Titles include:
Aflac Global Investments Division, FX/Derivatives Portfolio Management Team, Algo Trading Market Making Team, Analyst, Analyst Intern Global Markets, Core Technology Quant Researcher, Derivatives Quantitative Research Intern, Equity Derivatives Quantitative Research Intern, Equity Derivatives Summer Analyst, Equity Quant Summer Analyst, FICC Summer Associate, FICC Trading/Structuring, Financial Modeling and Pricing Group, Fixed Income Strategy, Global Capital Markets Summer Associate, Global Markets Summer Analyst, Graduate Intern Investments Strategy Research, Industrial Research, Intern, Investment Summer Intern, Market Analyst/Cryptocurrency, Markets Summer Analyst, Model RiskQuant Analyst Intern-sell side trading, Quantitative Analysis Summer Analyst, Quantitative Analyst, Quantitative Analyst Intern, Quantitative Analyst Summer Associate, Quantitative Research, Quantitative Analyst Summer Program, Quantitative Analytics Summer Associate, Quantitative Associate, Asset Management, Quantitative Data Analysis, Quantitative Finance, Quantitative Research, Quantitative Research Intern, Quantitative Research Summer Analyst, Quantitative Research Summer Associate, Quantitative Researcher, Quantitative Trading Intern, Research Data Management Summer Associate, Summer Analyst, Summer Associate, Summer Associate - Research, Summer Associate Quant Analyst Program, Summer Research Associate, Trading Assistant Intern

27%

Financial Technology & Quantitative Analytics
Firms include:
American International Group, Inc., AQR Capital Management, Balyasny Asset Management L.P., Barclays, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Citadel Securities, DAIX (Digital Assets Information Exchange), Deutsche Bank, Everspring Capital Management, Global Key Advisors, GSA Capital Partners, Lazard, Millennium Management, LLC, MKP Capital Management, Morgan Stanley, NM FinTech, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Quant Global Capital Advisors, LLC, QuantZ Capital Management, SIAM Commercial Bank, United Generations Capital, XLP Capital

Titles include:
Actuarial Pricing Engineer Intern, Alpha Research Intern, Assurance Financial Engineering Associate Intern, Data Analytics Summer Intern, Data Science Intern, Etrading and Machine Learning Summer Associate, Statistical Modeling and Development, Fixed Income Applications Group Intern, Global Capital Markets Quantitative Banking Associate, Global Markets Quantitative Analyst, Option Group; Risk and Portfolio Management Intern, PnL Control Intern, Portfolio Implementation Summer Intern, Private Equity Summer Analyst, Quant Analytics Summer Associate, Quant Portfolio Analyst Intern, Quantitative Research Intern, Quantitative Analyst Intern, Quantitative Analyst, Quantitative Analytics, Quantitative Analytics Associate Intern, Quantitative Analytics-Macro Summer Associate, Quantitative Intern, Quantitative Portfolio Engineering Analyst Intern, Quantitative Research Intern, Senior Intern Analyst, Summer Intern, Wealth Management Data Analyst Intern

12%

Sales, Trading, & Fundamental Research
Firms include:
Amber AI Limited, Bank of America, China International Capital Corporation Limited, Citibank, CITIC Securities Co., Ltd, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Guotai Junan Securities Co., Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co. , Nomura International Hong Kong Ltd, SMBC Nikko Securities Inc., Optiver

Titles include:
Cryptocurrency Trader, Equity Execution Algo Trading Intern, Global Markets Summer Analyst, IBD Summer Internship, Institutional Equity Sales Trader Intern, Investment Banking Group Analyst, Investment Banking Intern, Investment Banking Summer Analyst, Research Assistant Intern, Sales and Trading Markets Summer Analyst, Sales and Trading Summer Intern Analyst, Summer Analyst Sales and Trading, Summer Intern

12%

Risk Management & Portfolio Management
Firms include:
American Express, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bank of China ( New York Branch), Capstone, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd., Kaust Investment Management Company, Morgan Stanley, Rabobank, Shenwan Hongyuan Securities Co. Ltd., Wisdom Capital Asset Management, WisdomTree Asset Management

Titles include:
Data Analysis Summer Intern, Intern Commodity Business Center, Investment Strategy and Risk Management, Quantitative Strategies Group, Summer Associate, Research Analyst, Risk Analyst, Risk Management Analyst, Risk Management in Credit Fraud Risk, Risk Management Performance Analysis Intern, Securities Analyst, Summer Intern, TCF Summer Intern

3%

Research & Continuing Education

Student-reported salaries for US-based employment

Base salary range $68,000-$150,000
Average base $106,833
Median base $110,000
Bonus salary range $2,000 - $50,000
Average bonus Average bonus
Median bonus $17,500