Barclays Capital Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 20, 2014
Updated Aug 20, 2014
405 interviews

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    Corporate Banking Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Applied through University.
    The interview process consisted of a Case Study which was provided a few days in advance and normal interview questions.
    Interviewers were very friendly and created a positive environment.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  2.  

    Documentation Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a staffing agency - interviewed at Barclays Capital.

    Interview Details

    Depends on who you interview with. The people I interviewed with that day all seem very knowledgeable and friendly.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Why you? Why sales and Trading? WHy Barclyas? Why do you like emerging markets? What is going on in the markets?

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    IBD Off Cycle Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Barclays Capital.

    Interview Details

    phone interview then assessment centre

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Strategic Analytics FLDP Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Interview Details

    I had an interview with HR-managers of the company. Among the questions asked were standard questions such as:
    1) Why finance?
    2) Why Barclays?
    3) Why this program?
    4) Why this division
    and a few situational questions (describe a situation where you showed your leadership)

    Interview Questions
    • In each example I provided I was asked to tell which aspects of this situation I liked the most and the least.   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Sales and Trading Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Barclays Capital.

    Interview Details

    Started with phone interview, then in office "Superday"

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me what other business Barclays is currently involved with and describe a few of them.   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Phone followed by in-person

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Fresher Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Written , GD, Interview, HR

    Interview Questions
    • They do not need ur technical knowledge. MY interview was awesome. I donot know wat r they looking for   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Finance Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Barclays Capital.

    Interview Details

    They called me for an interview about 3 months after I applied online. They asked me a lot of competency questions.

    Interview Questions
    • If you had to explain what the finance department at Barclay's does, how would you explain it?   Answer Question
    • What is do you think are the issues facing the finance dept at the moment?   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Sales and Trading Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Dropped my resume through school career website, and took first round on campus interview. I did not receive offer for final round

    Interview Questions
    • Most of questions were pretty fit ones, and he asked my particular interests in market, we talked about European Crisis. Why Europe and Japan are different?   Answer Question
    No Offer

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