Jefferies Women in Research Mentorship Program

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The investment industry is trying hard to add diversity to their staffing mix.  The following is a new effort from Jefferies to create a mentorship program for women interested in equity research that can lead to an internship in the summer of 2022 (they are looking for applicants from the Class of 2023.)  Please look into it and apply if you are interested!

"Jefferies is excited to announce its inaugural Women in Research Mentorship Program.  Women in the Class of 2023 are invited to apply for the opportunity to participate in a four-month program focused on mentorship, on-going training and professional development, and an exploration of a career in Equity Research.  Successful applicants will be eligible to attend our 2021 Inspiring Women in Finance Symposium in winter 2021 and apply for a 2022 Research summer internship at the end of the program.

If you would like to apply, please submit your application to:  Include our resume along with an essay (500 words or less) on the following topic:  Tell us about a female leader (from any point in history) that you admire and why."

Upcoming Internship Deadlines

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Hi everyone,

Below are a few internship/full-time opportunities focusing on undergrads with upcoming deadlines.  Please feel free to apply to them on handshake or directly to the CS contacts if you're interested.

Public Investments Credit Research Intern - Northwestern Mutual

Open to undergrads at Junior Status. Apply on Handshake.

Jason is hoping to start interviews soon, so students should apply now.


Baird, Equity Asset Management Internship (Growth Team) - Summer 2021

Open to undergrads. Apply on Handshake

Deadline is 9/30


Credit Suisse Asset Management NEXT Investors Remote Portfolio Analyst 6-Month Assignment

This is open to any graduating seniors. Please see the attached description.  The bottom has the directions on who to send application materials to. The deadline is listed as 9/30.

Nikola (NKLA) Short Report

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Hi all,

As a follow-up to a company mentioned in last week's training session, please feel free to check out a short-seller's analysis and report on the company Nikola (NKLA) at  From time to time, a public company stands out for (potentially) bending the truth to help promote its stock and business.  Enron and Worldcom are classic older examples of this, Theranos and now (maybe?) Nikola are more current examples.  Both the trading around stocks like these and the battle between company management teams and analysts that are negative on the stock can be absolutely fascinating to watch.  Worth a read!