MSCI
3.0 of 5 195 reviews
www.msci.com New York, NY 1000 to 5000 Employees

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2 people found this helpful  

A lot of politics as the Barra side is not growing and keep losing clients

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Berkeley, CA

ProsIt still have a reputation in the industry, a well-known firm

Consno career growth opportunity in the company

Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on revenue and growth, but not personal agenda

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    5 people found this helpful  

    Opaque, systematic, and creatively stifling

    Analyst (Current Employee)
    Boston, MA

    I have been working at MSCI


    Pros: Fair work/life balance at lower levels, though I understand more senior levels have less flexibility. Collegial with fellow analysts,… Cons: Lack of cultural investment in outside-the-box thinking and employee engagement. "Efficiency" as a buzzword for systematic removal of creativity. Highly… Advice to Senior Management: Especially after the acquisition of RiskMetrics, MSCI strongly underestimated the cultural issues of fusing a creative and less bureaucratic workforce with a systematic, autocratic approach.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    1 person found this helpful  

    It was one of the largest disappointments ever.

    Senior Associate (Former Employee)
    Berkeley, CA

    I worked at MSCI


    Pros: Salary and benefits package were pretty good. Co-workers were… Cons: Middle to senior management left so much to be desired. Friends were promoted or favorites, instead of those actually working. Often times,… Advice to Senior Management: I noticed most of the senior management that was in place when I worked there have left. Their job titles and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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