Why are you interested in joining this PE fund?


Homework is critical in answering this question. Not all the following may be relevant to the fund you are interviewing at, but typical good answers include highlighting the funds;


• Impressive performance since inception

• Sector it operates in

• Strategy of the fund

• Management (Where they have worked previously i.e. Bulge bracket names and their experience in Private Equity)

• Size of the fund

• Most importantly the learning opportunities it offers to young analysts - (typically derived from the interviewer or a friends/family member who has worked at the fund previously).


We have an 88% placement rate for our 4 to 8 weeks training programs conducted in 2017/18 with students going on to secure jobs at marquee investment banks such as Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Citi Bank and Deutsche Bank among others. Please send your CV to info@cityinvestmenttraining.com to check your eligibility for the course.

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