IFDS Reviews

36 Reviews
36 Reviews
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IFDS CEO Simon Hudson-Lund
Simon Hudson-Lund
17 Ratings

    Good job progression, but only if you really want it

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I worked at IFDS full-time (more than 3 years)


    The benefits are good and they match your RRSP contribution to 3.5%. The people there are fantastic to work around. Good career growth and the career growth potential are available.


    Wanting to pursue a job outside your role can be difficult as it is hard finding people to back-fill existing roles. Salary is not that great.

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    Try your best to keep and promote the talent you have.

    Neutral Outlook
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IFDS Interviews

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Interview Experience


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Getting an Interview


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Interview Difficulty




    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
Best Platform Administration Provider, The Aberdeen UK Platform Awards, 2012

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...

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

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