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FIRMA Foreign Exchange Reviews

Updated Jul 20, 2014

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2.8 4 reviews

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    1 person found this helpful  

    Good Company, needs better direction from management

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGrowing company, good perks for employees. Management willing to listen to employees.

    ConsNeed better direction from upper management, compensation plan could be better to attract better quality employees. Training program and tools outdated need to invest in better training for traders.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHave a long term plan for growth and better compensation to keep the best and the brightest.

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

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    Great financial services company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsWork-life balance, good experience, international company

    ConsCareer progression can be an issue

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

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    1 person found this helpful  

    Drank the Kool-Aid

    Branch Manager (Former Employee)

    Pros-Decent entry level position
    -Learn some basic cold calling skills
    -If you have limited sales experience might be a good starting point

    Cons-Executive Team has no industry experience which hinders them in going to the next level
    -President of company too hands on
    -No training
    -Senior Management do not promote entrepreneurial spirit
    -No career advancement potential
    -Seldom will you get the opportunity to expand yourself in other areas
    -Corporate politics have infected the culture and conflicts are a daily occurence
    -These conflicts will increase stress levels and lead to irritation
    -Poor communication skills from upper management

    Advice to Senior Management-Mentor/Groom talent to become Senior Management so they won't leave to the competition

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    2 people found this helpful  

    A good place for people looking for their forst job in the finance world.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Pros-Good money if you have the ability to sell and talk to people.
    -Repeat Business
    -Good place to learn the basics of Forex trading
    -Keep to your self and work hard and you will make a good living

    Cons-Middle Mgt is scattered and confused at best
    -Front line Brokers are taking direction from a management team that has little to 0 experiance in the field.
    -Branch Managers are treated as a "Dumping Ground"
    -Income is somewhat dependent on the markets depending on your cleint base.

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    Advice to Senior Management-Communicate among yourselves
    -Better treatment of Branch Managers

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