Wall Streeters are the most interesting people on the Wall Street scene

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Wall Streeters are the most interesting people on the Wall Street scene

The young professionals are turning uncertainty in today's economy into an opportunity, the trailblazers creating trends into tomorrow's hottest asset, and the influencers setting new playbooks for deals and trades.

The Wall Streeters who are building burgeoning private markets businesses within the world's largest bank, financing some of the world's biggest deals, or providing an edge to high investors with complex and innovative products are among the most interesting people on the Wall Street scene.

Insider sought advice from bosses, colleagues, recruiters, and financial industry peers, including CEOs and bosses. We asked that nominees be from the U.S., be 35 or under, and stand out among their peers to be eligible. To discuss their success and challenges, insider spoke to the rising stars from top firms like JPMorgan, Bridgewater, and Apollo, to reflect on their triumphs, challenges, and best career advice.

We also asked this year's rising stars on Wall Street to answer questions about the biggest missteps of their careers so far and what they took away from them. Here's what they learned.