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Good experience. They take care of graduates well.

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Technology Analyst in Singapore (Singapore)
Current Employee - Technology Analyst in Singapore (Singapore)
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Barclays Investment full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Good training, and the chance to rotate between various functions within technology.

Cons

Slow growth and advancement, learning stagnates after a while. A confusing, inconsistent performance review system.

Advice to Management

Improve the performance review system, so that it isn't dependent on a manager's peculiarities.

Other Employee Reviews for Barclays Investment

  1. Not bad culture

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Operations Analyst in Tai Chuen (Hong Kong)
    Current Contractor - Operations Analyst in Tai Chuen (Hong Kong)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays Investment as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    People are relaxed, smaller firm means teammates are best of the best

    Cons

    over hire... which means they can hire an oxford student and do paper pushing work all year

    Advice to Management

    try to keep jobs onshore


  2. A global investment bank with an innovative culture

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in Tokyo (Japan)
    Former Employee - Director in Tokyo (Japan)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Barclays Investment full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - innovative product development culture across all asset classes (equities, FX/fixed income/credit, commodities) - clear global reporting line - global support for all product lines

    Cons

    - no formal graduate training programme - working long hours were encouraged in some departments regardless of workload - limited staff social events


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