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OK company

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

I worked at Credit Suisse full-time (more than an year)

Pros

People are hard-working and smart.
Great place to learn a thing or two from more senior people.
Lean organization, so lots of responsibilities given to junior guys.

Cons

Culture is not great. Hours are bad.
Technology is HORRIBLE. The Traders are awesome at what they do, Salespeople are awesome at what they do. But someone please fix the technology. The technology becomes so problematically bad such that the junior traders become way too preoccupied in fixing stuff during the day when the market is moving around. The mishaps in technology seriously cost many traders money.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Hire better technology people. Actually, hire more tech people. Treat the tech people better.

Doesn't Recommend
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    Credit Suisse has been a positive work environment

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

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    It is a large public company with a strong balance sheet and the investment bank generates interesting work. It is a good place to learn the financial services industry with good resources.

    Cons

    The hours, like any other bank are grueling and recognition from senior bankers is low for a junior banker. Career opportunities are bountiful afterwards, but more direct guidance from senior bankers would be helpful.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Retain good talent by promoting and compensating hard workers.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Great Place

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    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Raleigh, NC

    I worked at Credit Suisse

    Pros

    Great place to work. Strong w/l balance for most. Great way to learn industry.

    Cons

    Limited growth, given size of office, however, great place to learn

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep focus on employee engagement

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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