Barclays Capital
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www.barcap.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Work is not creative

Assistant Vice President, IT (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Barclays Capital full-time for more than a year

ProsBase salaries are higher but bonus is really sad
People are friendly
6% 401k match

ConsBoring work
Lots of politics
Usually nothing gets done
Constant layoffs and hiring

Advice to Senior ManagementBoost the employee morale

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Good place to work, decent balance, typically big bank post-2008 issues

Trader (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Barclays Capital full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: In my experience Barclays Capital has been a fun place to work on a day to day… Cons: Due to the current regulatory environment and dismal public perception of banks, Barclays has… Advice to Senior Management: More transparency with employees. More

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Evolving culture that didn't yet recognize talent distribution from Lehman legacy

Analyst (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Barclays Capital full-time for more than a year


Pros: Adaptive culture, entrepreneurial environment, rising prestige Cons: Systemic obstacles, poor brand name Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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