Barclays Capital

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Constantly proving yourself

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Current Employee - Finance in New York, NY
Current Employee - Finance in New York, NY

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

Pros

You will stretch yourself beyond what you thought was possible

Cons

You are constantly being rated and at times, it feels as though they are looking for reasons to let people go

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Communicate! Make reviews more straightforward and actually take into consideration 360 comments

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Experience depends on your line Manager

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    Former Employee - Vice President in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Vice President in New York, NY

    I worked at Barclays Capital full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    There are some very smart folks, who will make your work experience worthwhile
    It is a large company and has many different opportunities and resources. It is totally up to you how well you utilize it

    Cons

    There can be some unexciting nooks and silos, which you should learn to avoid.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to reduce silos and build a one company culture

    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Some business are run correctly others... are not

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    Former Employee - Trader in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Trader in New York, NY

    I worked at Barclays Capital full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great franchise, and smart people, innovative culture that lets you go after profit. two thumbs up

    Cons

    bureaucratic nightmare at times.
    Pay below the street

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Didn't appreciate Bobby D saying how everyone is replaceable because he has a stack of 20K application from college students around the world. I mean that was just awesome.

    Respect your people- they are your brand

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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