PEAK6 Investments
2.9 of 5 56 reviews
www.peak6.com Chicago, IL 150 to 499 Employees

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Great company filled with smart people

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

ProsIt will challenge you to grow and improve
You will be surrounded by (other) smart people
It is always great working for highly successful company

ConsPraise is hard to come by
Not much time or energy spent talking about what was done right or well

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work
A little more praise would go a long way

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    extremely political environment

    Software Engineer (Current Employee)
    North Chicago, IL

    I have been working at PEAK6 Investments


    Pros: 1. good benefits 2. nice office Cons: 1. constant conflicts among groups. people are fired due to politics instead of performance 2. projects are planned for political purposes instead of for the good… Advice to Senior Management: you desperately need all talents you can get. please put aside… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Phenomenal options trading and education program, smart people and a sweet office space

    Trader (Former Employee)
    Chicago, IL

    I worked at PEAK6 Investments


    Pros: Office space - old trading floor of Board of Trader, 40 foot high ceilings, awesome view, etc. Uncapped pay… Cons: Volatility of earnings - as a trading firm your earnings are impacted by firm performance (even though trading is individual), some people don't like this Turnover… Advice to Senior Management: Numbers can't tell you everything, there is always a human element. Realize the impact timing has on performance. … Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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