Direct Edge ECN
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Direct Edge ECN Reviews

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    Great Place to Work and a Great Team to be a Part Of

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Direct Edge ECN as a contractor for less than a year


    - Working in the accounting department here, I was still able to achieve a great work/life balance.
    - Even though I worked here through a temp agency, everyone in the company was very supportive and respectful to me, especially my department.
    - I appreciated that it was generally easier to work with other departments here for projects I worked on.


    - Some employees could learn to better resolve conflicts and disagreements, but this can be a common occurrence at many other companies. This is the only true con I've recognized during my stay here.

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    Continue to provide employees with your established work/life balance and personal opportunities to grow professionally.


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    Consultant Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Direct Edge ECN in January 2010.

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    Easy as I new the hiring manager

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Headquarters Jersey City, NJ
Size 6 to 15 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Finance
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Direct Edge ECN (electronic communication network) thinks traditional stock exchanges are so 1997. (ECNs have only been allowed by the Securities and Exchange Commission since 1998). Direct Edge ECN is a virtual stock exchange that trades Tape A, B, and C securities online, and only accepts SRO (self-regulatory organization) broker-dealers in the US. Direct Edge used the National Stock Exchange's NSX BLADE as a quoting vehicle until 2008, when it migrated to the International Securities Exchange (ISE) after buying it. Direct Edge is owned by Knight Capital Group, Citadel... More

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