Alpari (US)

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Alpari (US) Reviews

Updated August 22, 2014
Updated August 22, 2014
8 Reviews
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8 Reviews
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Jermaine C. Harmon
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  1.  

    Good Company

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Alpari (US) full-time

    Pros

    Fair is a good way to describe this company.

    Cons

    No Longer operating in the US

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Friendly co-workers, Ridiculous management

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Alpari (US) full-time

    Pros

    Very friendly co-workers, OK benefits compared to similar type of companies.

    Cons

    Management has no clue how to manage, policies changes on a irregular basis.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Inept management breeds culture of disappointment.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Alpari (US) full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    standard company benefits are the only appeal

    Cons

    Management and failed marketing campaigns doomed the upstart company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If there is still potential for a turnaround, replace top management immediately.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Alpari (US)

    Pros

    Good teams, helpful co-workers, not-so-uptight environment, great location on wall street, relaxed policy on days off, very good work/life balance

    Cons

    Unstable and uncertain due to the nature of the industry, lack of weekly communication from management and executives on firm performance

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More direct communication on weekly periodic firm performance

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Very bad management

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Alpari (US) full-time

    Pros

    There are no pros at this company.

    Cons

    Management does not know what they are doing and they underpay all their employees.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    This company is young and potential for growth

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Alpari (US) full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Young talents, relaxed corporate environment, good bonus structure

    Cons

    No glass walls, Numberous competing firms, Not too much analytical work involved

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  8.  

    Growing presence in the US

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Alpari (US)

    Pros

    - Tremendous room for professional growth
    - Aggressively hiring

    Cons

    - Prioritization of revenue producing departments

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - To promote honest feedback
    - Launch 180-degree reviews
    - More performance reviews

    Recommends
  9.  

    Fast paced, fun, sales-driven environment, with a very respectful attitude towards employees

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Alpari (US)

    Pros

    Fast growing industry brand presence and recognition amongst clients worldwide
    Comprehensive Product Offering
    Warm Prospects/Ease of Conversion
    Close-knit company feel
    Professional HR
    Easy, low pressure sales environment
    Base Compensation can be higher than industry average compared to most firms, depending on your level of experience. Entry Level Base compensation is the same or lower than the competitors.

    Cons

    Poor Business Development/Technology
    Lack of Experience in Front Line Management
    Poor Marketing
    Poor Website
    Low Payouts/Commissions for Salespeople
    Lack of coordination between departments
    Unstable industry

    Doesn't Recommend

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