Louis Dreyfus Group

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Louis Dreyfus Group Reviews

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  1.  

    Great internship experience, flat culture

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Commodities Analyst in Changping, Beijing (China)
    Former Employee - Commodities Analyst in Changping, Beijing (China)

    I worked at Louis Dreyfus Group part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Traders are fun and helpful. Generally very upbeat, energetic working culture. I was incredibly fortunate to have been given the exposure to a desk that doesn't even take interns at a young age.

    Cons

    I was not prepared, as a college sophomore, for this internship. I had only rudimentary understanding of trading and economics and had trouble with basic concepts around how the market works. I wish I had had more formal training but it was a small desk where resources were limited.

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  2.  

    Great learning curve

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Trainee Trader
    Current Employee - Trainee Trader

    I have been working at Louis Dreyfus Group

    Pros

    global web, great risk control, rapid and stable growth, good school

    Cons

    salary and compensations could be better

    Recommends
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  3.  

    Challenging but Supportive

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Trader
    Former Employee - Trader

    I worked at Louis Dreyfus Group

    Pros

    - Nice people for a trading job
    - Good hours
    - Relaxed atmosphere as long as you are making money
    - Potential to learn, and colleagues that want to help you learn

    Cons

    - Lots of pressure if you are losing money
    - Compensation decisions seemed opaque, you get the feeling you are making a fair amount relative to your profit/loss but you wonder whether you aren't

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The training program is great, don't change it a bit... but you should consider recruiting from more schools. There is a lot of talent out there you are missing by only advertising your company in a few places.

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