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AlphaSights in action with our Knowledge For Good partners

Rébecca joined AlphaSights in May 2014 after graduating from HEC Paris and working in Finance. At AlphaSights, she heads up a team within our Capital Markets segment and is a key member of our Knowledge For Good committee. Here she shares insights and an update on the initiative.

Not-for-profit organisations tackle some of the world’s toughest issues, from access to education and healthcare, to poverty and human rights. The AlphaSights Knowledge For Good initiative (KFG) aims at leveraging AlphaSights’

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Working with distressed debt and credit clients

At AlphaSights, we have unique range of clients, from Corporate Strategists to Fund Managers. My team is part of the Capital Markets (CAP) segment in London and we work specifically alongside hedge fund and credit fund clients. What marks out hedge fund investors is that they have a broad investment mandate and employ leverage to maximise their returns. Interestingly, distress investors, sometimes called ‘special situation’ funds, focus on investing in securities & companies experiencing financial or operational distress, default or

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From Investment Banking to AlphaSights

I joined AlphaSights in May 2014 after three years in Fixed Income at a large British Investment Bank in London. Having graduated with a MSc in Finance from HEC Paris and a BSc in Maths & Economics, plus two internships in banking (M&A and Financial Markets), my career in finance was mapped out: I would join as an Analyst on the trading floor at a big brand name firm, work hard, get promoted and earn more money quicker

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