3.4 of 5 16 reviews Edinburgh, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees
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Company - Public (HBOF)
$10+ billion (USD) per year

HBOS is the name, mortgages the game -- that and insurance, banking, and asset management. One of the UK's top mortgage lenders, HBOS's far-flung empire spans the UK and Australia. It also offers corporate and retail banking in Canada, Europe, and the US. HBOS operates through five divisions: insurance and investment (40% of revenues), retail banking, corporate banking, international operations, and treasury and asset management. Holdings include life insurer St. James's Place (60% owned). Non-UK companies include Bank of Scotland (Ireland) and BankWest parent HBOS...More

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Employees say it's “OK”   16 ratings


80% Approve of the CEO   5 ratings

HBOS Chairman Lord Dennis Stevenson

Lord Dennis Stevenson


A great, fun place to work.

 Former Insurance Manager

Pros: Edgy
Pushes boundaries
Going places
Place to build a career.
Career development is taken seriously, a lot of opportunities for the right people to move quickly with a lot of support and development.
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Dec 2009 – Reviewed Apr 27, 2011

Interview Details – Online app, very simple, a 2 question aptitude test. The interview was competency based, also requiring some limited knowledge of HBOS and the role itself. If you fail they either had a very large number of apps or you are doing something very very seriously wrong.Full Interview

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Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2009
Top 200 of the Global 2000, Forbes, 2008

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