Stifel Financial Reviews

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Ronald J. Kruszewski
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  • Our team is really glad we made the switch to Stifel

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Vice President Investments in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Vice President Investments in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Stifel Financial full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Mid western work culture: positive, friendly, smart, and get it done.

    Cons

    Public can't pronounce name of firm.

    Advice to Management

    Keep going. You're doing it right.

Stifel Financial Interviews

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    Public Finance Investment Banking Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
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    Difficult Interview
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    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Stifel Financial (San Francisco, CA).

    Interview

    I applied for a job in a different office. I was not selected for that position but emailed to follow up with the original contact. She then put me in contact with someone in their California office. A recruiter made initial contact via email. I then received a phone call from team recruiter to set up an interview time. Last, I had a 1.5 hour phone interview with two team members of a public finance team.

    Interview Questions

    • -Tell us about your market experience?
      -Describe to me bond ratings?
      -What is a TIF?
      -Why the career change?
      -What would impact the bond pricing?
      -How are Moody's and S&P different in rating bonds?

      Then there were the behavioral questions:
      -How many windows are in NYC?
      -Why are manhole covers round?
      -Will you be able to work 80+ hours a week?
      -Do you have family here?
       
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Website www.stifel.com
Headquarters Saint Louis, MO
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (SF)
Industry Finance
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

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