- Work/Life Balance
- Career Opportunities
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- Senior Management
I worked at Gartmore GroupDoesn't RecommendDisapproves of CEODoesn't RecommendDisapproves of CEO
Laid back atmoshere but this is predominently because senior managment haven't a clue who should be doing what !!
Grubby poorly kept building
If you are not directly making money for Gartmore you should brush up your CV. The IT infrastructure team were all thrown out to be replaced by people in India to save a fraction of one persons salary by an overly ambitious ex-operator desperate to make an impression.
Gartmore as a company are commited to offloading all non-core areas (ie those that don't make money) which means IT development,DBA's,front office and helpdesk areas are all in the firing line during 2010.
Advice to Management
Provide working conditions that are post 1960's
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Gartmore helped its investors get more. The asset manager administered more than two dozen equity, bond, and blended investment funds, primarily to institutional investors such as pension plans, endowments, foundations, and funds of funds. For retail clients, the company offered such products as Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) and Personal Equity Plans (PEPs). With offices in the UK, Europe, the US, and Japan, Gartmore Investment had more than £16 billion ($24 billion) in assets under management. Rival fund manager Henderson Group acquired Gartmore from Hellman...