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FactSet Overview

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Norwalk, CT
5001 to 10000 employees
1978
Company - Public (FDS)
Financial Analytics & Research
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
S&P Global Market Intelligence, Bloomberg L.P., Thomson Reuters
FactSet creates data and software solutions for tens of thousands of investment professionals around the world, providing instant access to financial data and analytics that investors use to make crucial investment decisions. We combine hundreds of databases from ... Read more

Mission: FactSet’s mission: Solve our clients’ greatest challenges with the power of collaboration


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2010 (#17), 2009 (#13)

FactSet Reviews

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  • "Client Solutions Associate"

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    Current Employee - Client Solutions Associate in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Client Solutions Associate in New York, NY
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at FactSet full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good entry level job in terms of experience and salary

    Cons

    Employee turnover seems somewhat high due to heavy recruiting of consultants from other companies

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FactSet Photos

FactSet photo of: Celebrating how we help clients #SeeTheAdvantage as we ring the opening bell at Nasdaq.
FactSet photo of: FactSet is committed to giving investment professionals the edge to outperform, with fresh perspectives, informed insights, and the industry-leading support of our dedicated specialists.
FactSet photo of: In an atmosphere radiating support and collaboration, FactSetters have the ability to demonstrate individual achievement and grow within the company.
FactSet photo of: Our teams have cultivated a smart, inventive environment in which employees capitalize on their problem-solving skills to develop unique and relevant solutions for clients.
FactSet photo of: Two FactSetters collaborating.
FactSet photo of: Our four offices in India celebrate employing over 3,000 FactSet employees in India.
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FactSet Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at FactSet.

    Interview

    The day started by going out to lunch with two young FactSet Consultants. Following lunch, we returned to the office. We were given a demo of the software and we were then interviewed by four of the FactSet managers. Each manager had their own set of questions. During one of the interviews we were asked to complete a brain teaser quiz.

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FactSet Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2013
  • UK's 50 Best Places to Work, Great Place to Work Institute Europe, 2012
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