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I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at S&P Capital IQ in April 2013.

Interview Details – Applied online, had two phone screens and an onsite interview

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  • There was one question on designing a class/set of classes which help to find the stock quote for a particular company. A method was provided which takes a sticker(String) as an input and gives the stock value(double). But this method was too expensive to call, so how would you optimize your solution(make the minimal number of calls to this method). Also the stock value returned should not be more than an hour old. There were subparts to this question, on caching the values and multithreading.   Answer Question
  • Given a tree and a value n, check if the sum of values on any path of the tree from root to a leaf equals to that value.   Answer Question

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Hyderābād (India)

The process took 2 days - interviewed at S&P Capital IQ in March 2011.

Interview Details – They asked about factors that affect global economy. Some questions on CAPM were asked. Few questions on financial statement analysis.

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Negotiation Details – Advice : Revise your CFA text books.

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I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at S&P Capital IQ in September 2009.

Interview Details – Phone call first, then 2-4 different managers interview you for the specific position you applied. I then heard back in a week or two with an offer from a woman in human resources.

Interview Question – Tell me about yourself and your interests.   Answer Question

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