IFDS

  www.ifdsgroup.com
  www.ifdsgroup.com

IFDS Reviews

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IFDS CEO Simon Hudson-Lund
Simon Hudson-Lund
18 Ratings
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    Great Co-op

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Desktop Support Analyst in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Desktop Support Analyst in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at IFDS part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Teams are welcoming, very helpful
    Great organizational structure
    Pay for co-op was above minimum, while teaching you. Made for an experience I would go back to

    Cons

    Management seems stale
    Needs to have some changes at the top level, or hire more competent individuals

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn the direction of the company rather than applying basic managerial tactics.
    If something aint broke, dont fix it... Upper management seems to always want to change something for no reason

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

IFDS Interviews

Interview Experience

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    Client Accounting Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Brentwood, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Brentwood, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at IFDS in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    I had the first interview with two managers and the second interview with other two managers. Finally I met the HR representative

    Interview Questions
    • The questions I have been asked are quite common in the financial industry, such as: Why do you want to work for us, what can you bring to our organisation, what is your greatest achievement so far, where do you see yourself 5 years down the line.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There was not a negotiation, I just accepted the offer because I did not have any other job
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

IFDS Awards & Accolades

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3 Star ‘Exceptional’ Accreditation, Investors in Customers, 2013
European Transfer Agent of the Year, Custody Risk Awards Europe, 2014
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Additional Info

Website www.ifdsgroup.com
Headquarters Basildon, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1995
Type Company - Private
Industry Finance
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

IFDS is a joint venture between affiliates of Boston-based State Street Corporation, the world’s leading provider of services to institutional investors, and DST Systems Inc., a Kansas City, Missouri-based leading provider of shareholder accounting services and proprietary systems.

Both organisations have over 40 years’ experience and joint venture track record via our... More

Mission: To be the leading global provider of investor and policyholder servicing solutions to the financial services industry

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