Canaccord

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The people are great and the corporation has an active and aggressive atmosphere.

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Former Employee - Business Development Representative in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Former Employee - Business Development Representative in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

I worked at Canaccord

Pros

The corporate culture is excellent, the atmosphere is focused and driven to succeed. For the most part they reward hard work and acheivement. Very senior management has a keen interest in seeing that employees are looked after.

Cons

The talent pool of middle management is very shallow, interested in their own little agendas with little or no concern for the rookie staff. As for training new I.A.'s....the program is severely lacking, which is very disappointing to say the least as these are frontline representatives.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Spend more time and effort in training new I.A.'s.

Recommends
No opinion of CEO

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    Canaccord Adams without the Genuity

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Canaccord

    Pros

    Strong mid and small cap coverage. Very good sales and trading operation that competes with any larger shop. Access to strong research and established client pipeline.

    Cons

    Canaccord Genuity has some very wonderful people who are respectful and smart. However, there is an entrenched attitude of easternly elitism in some of the larger, older offices.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Communication and written protocal trump all else. Employees need access to honest job reviews and bonus related awards. Keep up the good work.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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    Amazing people & hard working culture

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Canaccord as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    - Great people to work with and a very pro-learning environment
    - everyone around you is very smart and connected
    - Access to equity research was great
    - you always know whats going on in the company in every segment

    Cons

    As the company gets bigger, communication does slow down or get lost if you don't follow up every time

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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