Barclays
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www.barclays.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Barclays

Personal Banker (Current Employee)
Manchester, England (UK)

ProsGreat people, Powerful company, Good benefits, Plush buildings, Get rewarded well at times, Secure job

ConsNot enough emphasis and time on personal development, Reducing bonus's, A lot of competition for vacancies.

Advice to Senior ManagementSpend a little more time on personal development, Don't cut bonus's for those people that have had nothing to do with the recent scandals.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Barclays is an excellent place to start your career

    Investment Banking Analyst (Current Employee)
    Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for less than a year


    Pros: Barclays has excellent people with an excellent culture. I enjoyed my… Cons: Barclays still a growing bank in Asia, hence the deal flow might not be as strong as… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    couldn't decide if it wanted to be barclays or lehman

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Barclays


    Pros: global company able to weather many storms Cons: very political and very hard to get things done No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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