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Bloomberg L.P. Global Data Interview Questions

Updated Oct 27, 2014
Updated Oct 27, 2014
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Anonymous Interview Candidate in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at Bloomberg L.P. in October 2014.

Interview Details

3 interviews:
1st with analysts which ask you a Excel test, a logic test, and part in English
2nd with a manager that asks about you, life, college, where worked and skills, and few Economics stats too.
3rd with US manager that asks about you and CV issues.

OBS: excel test is not hard, but you have to know specific text formulas and dummy formulas as VLOOKUP, RIGHT, LEFT, ROUND, SUMIF, etc

Interview Questions
  • BOVESPA Index; Inflation rate; Interest tax rate, prices, etc   Answer Question
Negotiation Details
No negotiation.
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at Bloomberg L.P..

    Interview Details

    Phone interview with HR followed by an in-house interview which consisted of two half hour interviews both of which were 2 interviewers and me. They are really friendly at Bloomberg. No drug test at any point.

    Interview Questions
    • Mostly behavioral questions. I think I was only asked one question related to the markets.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. Don't even try because they would probably revoke your offer.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Bloomberg L.P. in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    The interview process took 1 week. Apply online, got a phone interview two days later. I was expecting a lot more data analysis questions, but the interviewer did not ask any. No tough questions. Basically all behavioral questions. Also, you will be expected to answer if you have read any econ or finance related magazines such as the economist or wsj.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Bloomberg L.P..

    Interview Details

    Applied on the company website and got the Email from the agent in 2 days.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Bloomberg L.P..

    Interview Details

    A HR rep contacted me with times that work for me. She called me in the beginning of the time window that worked for me. The interviewer had little personality and took no time to actually get to know me beyond the few questions she had to ask.

    Interview Questions
    • What will your legacy be at your college five years from now?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Princeton, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Princeton, NJ
    Application Details

    interviewed at Bloomberg L.P. in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    First Round Phone interview

    Interview Questions
    • The typical questions such as tell me about yourself and walk me through your resume   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Bloomberg L.P..

    Interview Details

    Telephone Interview - pretty basic and very friendly.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Phone interview, then 3 more rounds after that.
    They mostly asked behavioral questions and what I know about the company.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seoul (South Korea)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seoul (South Korea)
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Bloomberg L.P..

    Interview Details

    Got an first interview at the Carrier forum, and went through 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th round. All interviews asked about motivation, behavioral questions, not the technical one. I am now expecting to have the final round- 6th round. First they said 5th was the final but changed it somehow.

    Interview Questions
    • What is the most important three elements in the Bloomberg business model   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Global Data Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Bloomberg L.P..

    Interview Details

    Started with an on campus interview, followed by phone interview, and final round interview was on-site.

    Interview Questions
    • Why don't you want to intern for a bank on Wall St instead?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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